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Corporations Act 2001
The Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (the Corporations Act, or CA 2001) is an Act of the Commonwealth of Australia Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a Sovereign state, sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australia (continent), Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous List of islands of Australia, sma ... which sets out the laws dealing with business entities In law Law is a system A system is a group of Interaction, interacting or interrelated elements that act according to a set of rules to form a unified whole. A system, surrounded and influenced by its environment, is described by its b ... in Australia at federal and interstate level. It deals primarily with companies A company, abbreviated as co., is a legal entity In law Law is a system A system is a group of Interaction, interacting or interrelated elements that act according to a set of rules to form a unified whole. A system, s ...
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Australia
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a Sovereign state, sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australia (continent), Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous List of islands of Australia, smaller islands. It is the largest country in Oceania and the world's List of countries and dependencies by area, sixth-largest country by total area. Its population of nearly million is highly Urbanization, urbanised and heavily concentrated on the eastern seaboard. Australia's capital is Canberra, and its largest List of cities in Australia by population, city is Sydney. The country's other major List of cities in Australia, metropolitan areas are Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, and Adelaide. Indigenous Australians inhabited the continent for about Early human migrations#Near Oceania, 65,000 years prior to the European maritime exploration of Australia, first arrival of Dutch Republic, Dutch explorers in the early 17th century, who named it Ne ...
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Corporations Agreement
A corporation is an organization—usually a group of people or a company—authorized by the State (polity), state to act as a single entity (a legal entity recognized by private and public law "born out of statute"; a legal person in legal context) and recognized as such in Corporate law, law for certain purposes. Early incorporated entities were established by charter (i.e. by an ''ad hoc'' act granted by a monarch or passed by a parliament or legislature). Most jurisdictions now allow the creation of new corporations through List of company registers, registration. Corporations come in many different types but are usually divided by the law of the jurisdiction where they are chartered based on two aspects: by whether they can issue share capital, stock, or by whether they are formed to make a profit (accounting), profit. Depending on the number of owners, a corporation can be classified as ''aggregate'' (the subject of this article) or ''corporation sole, sole'' (a legal e ...
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2001 In Australian Law
1 (one, also called unit, and unity) is a number and a numerical digit used to represent that number in numeral system, numerals. It represents a single entity, the unit (measurement), unit of counting or measurement. For example, a line segment of ''unit length'' is a line segment of length 1. In conventions of sign where zero is considered neither positive nor negative, 1 is the first and smallest Positive number, positive integer. It is also sometimes considered the first of the sequence (mathematics), infinite sequence of natural numbers, followed by 2, although by other definitions 1 is the second natural number, following 0. The fundamental mathematical property of 1 is to be a multiplicative identity, meaning that any number multiplied by 1 returns that number. Most if not all properties of 1 can be deduced from this. In advanced mathematics, a multiplicative identity is often denoted 1, even if it is not a number. 1 is by convention not considered a prime ...
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ComLaw
The Office of Parliamentary Counsel (OPC) is an Government of Australia, Australian Commonwealth government agency established under the ''Parliamentary Counsel Act 1970'' (Cth) within the Commonwealth Attorney-General's Department (Australia), Attorney-General's portfolio. OPC drafts all government Bills that are introduced into the federal Parliament, legislative instruments made by the Governor-General of Australia, Governor-General, and a range of other delegated legislation. It also manages the Federal Register of Legislation (the ''Legislation'' ''Register'') to provide access to authorised, up-to-date versions of Commonwealth laws. OPC was established in 1970 and is currently led by Meredith Leigh, First Parliamentary Counsel. History Arrangements for the drafting of Commonwealth legislation were put in place at the very beginning of Australia's federation as a nation in 1901. Originally, the Secretary to the Attorney-General's Department was the parliamentary counsel, P ...
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Australian Takeovers Panel
The Australian Takeovers Panel, a statutory authority of the Australian Government, is the primary Australian forum for resolving disputes about a takeover bid during the bid period itself. The panel is a peer review body, made up of part-time members from the Australian investment banking, legal, accounting and business communities. Its head office is located in Melbourne, Victoria (Australia), Victoria. Establishment and powers The panel was established under section 171 of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act and is given various powers under Part 6.10 of the Corporations Act 2001, Corporations Act. The panel has a full-time executive base who assist its members, draft policy, and provide continuity to the panel in its decisions. The Takeovers Panel has three main powers: # to declare circumstances in relation to a takeover, or to the control of an Australian company, to be "unacceptable circumstances"; # to protect the rights of persons (especially target ...
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Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
The ''Income Tax Assessment Act 1997'' is an statute, act of the Parliament of Australia. The act is one of a few statutes used in Australia to calculate income tax assessments. History The act was passed in an attempt to provide a rewritten income tax assessment statute, as the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936, prior statute was considered outdated. New matters relating to Australian income tax law are generally added to the 1997 act, rather than the 1936 act. Contents Issues addressed by the act include: * Deductions for expenses incurred earning assessed income - s8(1) * Deductions for management of tax affairs - s25(5) * The definition of 'trading stock', including shares - s70(10) * The capital gains tax * A ban on deductions for expenses relating to illegally earned income - s26(54) See also * Taxation in Australia * Income tax in Australia * ''Commissioner of Taxation v La Rosa'' References * External links Income Tax Assessment Act 1997at ComLawIncome Ta ...
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Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
The Income Tax Assessment Act 1936 (colloquially known as ITAA36) is an statute, act of the Parliament of Australia. It is one of the main statutes under which Income tax in Australia, income tax is calculated. The act is gradually being rewritten into the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997, and new matters are generally now added to the 1997 act. The reason for rewriting the act is that amendments over the years have made it thousands of pages long, and very complex. Amendments have also created subsection upon subsection, for example 221YHAAC(2)(e)(iii)(A). Section 260 Section 260 was the initial general anti-avoidance provision in the act, present from its inception in 1936 and operative until 27 May 1981. The section held any contract # ''altering the incidence of any income tax;'' # ''relieving any person from liability to pay any income tax or make any return;'' # ''defeating, evading, or avoiding any duty or liability imposed on any person by this Act; or'' # ''preventing ...
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Market Manipulation
Market manipulation is a type of market abuseMarket abuse may arise in circumstances where financial market investors have been unreasonably disadvantaged, directly or indirectly, by others who: * have used information which is not publicly available (insider dealing) * have distorted the price ... where there is a deliberate attempt to interfere with the free and fair operation of the market; the most blatant of cases involve creating false or misleading appearances with respect to the price of, or market for, a product, security Security is freedom from, or resilience against, potential Potential generally refers to a currently unrealized ability. The term is used in a wide variety of fields, from physics Physics is the natural science that studies matter, its El ... or commodity In economics Economics () is a social science Social science is the branch A branch ( or , ) or tree branch (sometimes referred to in botany Botany, also c ...
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Australian Labor Party
The Australian Labor Party (ALP), also simply known as Labor and historically spelt Labour, is the major centre-left Centre-left politics (British English British English (BrE) is the standard dialect of the English language English is a West Germanic languages, West Germanic language first spoken in History of Anglo-Saxon England, early medieval ... political party in Australia The politics of Australia The politics of Australia take place within the framework of a federalism, federal parliamentary system, parliamentary constitutional monarchy. Australia has maintained a stable liberal democracy, liberal democratic ..., one of two major parties A major party is a political party that holds substantial influence in a country's politics, standing in contrast to a minor party. It should not be confused with majority party. According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary: Major parties hold a ... in Australian politics The politics of Australia take p ...
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Industrial Relations
Industrial relations or employment relations is the multidisciplinary academic field that studies the employment relationship; that is, the complex interrelations between employer Employment is the relationship between two party (law), parties, usually based on a employment contract, contract where work is paid for, where one party, which may be a corporation, for profit, not-for-profit organization, co-operative or ot ...s and employee Employment is the relationship between two party (law), parties, usually based on a employment contract, contract where work is paid for, where one party, which may be a corporation, for profit, not-for-profit organization, co-operative or ot ...s, labor/trade unions, employer organizations and the state. The newer name, "employment relations" is increasingly taking precedence because "industrial relations" is often seen to have relatively narrow connotations. Nevertheless, industrial relations has frequently been concerned with ...
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Ministerial Council For Corporations
Minister may refer to: * Minister (Christianity), a Christian cleric ** Minister (Catholic Church) * Minister (government), a member of government who heads a ministry (government department) ** Minister without portfolio, a member of government with the rank of a normal minister but who doesn't head a ministry ** Shadow minister, a member of a Shadow Cabinet of the opposition ** Minister (Austria) * Minister (diplomacy), the rank of diplomat directly below ambassador * Ministerialis, a member of a noble class in the Holy Roman Empire * ''The Minister'', a 2011 French-Belgian film directed by Pierre Schöller See also

*Ministry (other) *Minster (other) *''Yes Minister'' {{disambiguation ...
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Australian States
The states and territories are federated administrative division Administrative division, administrative unitArticle 3(1). , country subdivision, administrative region, subnational entity, first-level subdivision, as well as many similar terms, are generic names for geographical areas into which a particular ...s in Australia Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a Sovereign state, sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australia (continent), Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous List of islands of Australia, sma ..., ruled by region In geography Geography (from Ancient Greek, Greek: , ''geographia'', literally "earth description") is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena of the Earth and Solar System, planets. The ...al governments that constitute the second level of governance Governance is all the processes of interactions be they through the ...
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