The VGSO’s Intellectual Property, Communications and Technology Practice Group brings you an update on the latest developments and trends in government ICT contracts. Presented by Sam Funnell and special guest Jag Rewal, Director Whole of Government ICT Procurement, Department of State Development, Business and Innovation.
Slides and presentation notes from the VGSO seminar "Equal Opportunity Act 2010: Reflections and opportunities", presented by Kate Jenkins, Victorian Equal Opportunity & Human Rights Commissioner
The Health Services Amendment Act 2014 (Vic), gives power to the Minister for Health rather than the Minister for Environment and Climate Change to approve the grant by the committee of management or trustees of a hospital site of long term leases and licences for terms of up to 35 years. Read more in our update below.
The State Services Authority and the Victorian Government Solicitor’s Office are collaborating to provide the public sector with concise and relevant information on governance and compliance issues.
The Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Bill 2013 is currently before the Victorian Parliament.
When is a state statutory corporation a 'corporation' for the purposes of the Commonwealth Constitution's corporations power (s 51 (xx))?
Does the principle that collective bargaining instruments made under Commonwealth law cannot bind a State entity in relation to certain matters apply to 'agreements'?
On 18 December 2013, the Court of Appeal handed down an important decision concerning Notices of Acquisition issued under the Land Acquisition and Compensation Act 1986.