Month: April 2015


iiNet’s competing takeover bid: Behind boardroom doors

Ever wondered what goes on in a boardroom when an unexpected takeover bid arrives?  James Burchnall gives his view on the issues that the board of iiNet Limited would likely have considered after M2 Group Limited sought to trump TPG’s recommended cash bid. On 14 April 2015, M2 Group Limited (‘M2’) made an initial approach… Read more


International innovation internship – A first for Aussie legal industry?

In what some commentators are calling a ‘first’ in the Australian legal industry, Adelaide-based Kain C+C Lawyers is opening its doors to a Michigan State University law student to improve its business. When MSU Law announced the inaugural Kain Innovation Internship on Twitter last week, it attracted huge attention from the US and here in… Read more