18 May 2022
Australian employers go “back to the future” on enterprise bargaining
Rather than be concerned about the impending Australian Federal Election, when it comes to industrial relations, it seems to be a case of “back to the future” for employers, with businesses sticking to their usual bargaining life cycle and being occupied by traditional industrial relations issues,...
12 May 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills partners with UNSW to provide graduates with customised practical legal training
Herbert Smith Freehills has partnered with the University of New South Wales (UNSW) to offer the firm’s Australian graduates a tailored and innovative Practical Legal Training (PLT) course. Known as the Graduate Diploma in Legal Professional Practice (GDLPP), the program allows graduates to be...
02 May 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Mineral Resources on US$1.25 billion Senior Unsecured Notes Offering
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Mineral Resources Limited ( MinRes ) as Australian counsel on its US$1.25 billion Senior Unsecured Notes Offering, which consists of US$625 million 8.000% Senior Unsecured Notes due 2027 and US$625 million 8.500% Senior Unsecured Notes due 2030.
28 April 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills promotes seven Employment, Industrial Relations and Safety experts in Australia
Herbert Smith Freehills has promoted four Australian employment lawyers to its global partnership and three others to the role of Executive Counsel. The promotions take effect on 1 May 2022.
05 April 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills client SRG Global Limited completes acquisition of WBHO Infrastructure out of administration
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised SRG Global Limited (SRG) on the successful completion of its acquisition of WBHO Infrastructure Pty Ltd (WBHOI) out of voluntary administration.
29 March 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Zepto on its A$25 million Series A capital raising led by AirTree Ventures and Decade Partners
Herbert Smith Freehills’ private equity and venture capital team has advised Zepto on its AUD$25 million Series A capital raise. The round was led by AirTree Ventures and Decade Partners.