This month's feature article comes from our banking and finance team: Islamic financing to be bolstered significantly in Australia by proposed tax changes. Also this month we bring you articles on forward-looking statements for mining and resources companies, insurance, property law, construction, restructuring and insolvency, and transport and logistics.

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Until next month,

Kate Craig            Samara Goode                 Matthew Bode
Partner                Senior Associate             Partner



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Neither fish nor fowl - breaches of statutory warranties under the Home Building Act 1989 (NSW) and a mortgagee in possession’s rights, obligations and risks

Restructuring and insolvency

Effective debt recovery starts with identifying your debtor

Remuneration of administrators cases show courts' lack of consistency

Banking and finance

Islamic financing to be bolstered significantly in Australia by proposed tax changes

Transport and logistics

Pilot's unsuccessful appeal against conviction following breath alcohol test

Transport & Logistics News - June 2016

Corporate and commercial

Forward-looking statements for mining and resources companies - new ASIC guidelines

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