Media release | Gadens boosts media law practice with appointment of IP and defamation litigation specialist

Gadens, a leading independent Australian law firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Marina Olsen as a partner (Intellectual Property and Technology, Sydney). Also joining Gadens’ IPT team, and bolstering the media and IP capabilities of the group in Sydney, from Banki Haddock Fiora is Jeren Gul, Associate. Marina Olsen joins Gadens from Banki […]

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Statement | WGEA Employer Statement (2022 / 2023 reporting period)

At Gadens, we pay our people equally for comparable roles, regardless of gender. We are confident that we have pay equity at Gadens. In saying that, it is important to note that pay equity and the GPG are different. Pay equity is about paying each person the same amount of money, regardless of gender (assuming […]

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Deal profile | Gadens advises Civica on the acquisitions of LinkSafe and booka

Gadens has advised Civica Pty Ltd (Civica) on the two recent acquisitions of Melbourne-based contractor management specialist, LinkSafe and cloud-based facilities management solution, booka. Civica is a global leader in public sector software solutions. The acquisition of LinkSafe adds a crucial capability to Civica’s global GovTech services, enhancing support for their clients in education, government, […]

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Media release | Gadens enhances Workplace Advisory offering, adding two partners to the team

Gadens announces the further bolstering of its Workplace Advisory and Disputes practice, adding two partners to the ranks, with the lateral hire of Amanda Junkeer (Melbourne) and the promotion of William Marshall (Melbourne – effective 1 January 2024). Amanda Junkeer is an industrial and employee relations specialist, with over 20 years’ experience, previously holding roles […]

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Deal profile | Gadens advises 4DMedical on successful acquisition of US medtech company, Imbio and its accompanying institutional placement

Gadens has advised 4DMedical Limited (4DMedical) on the acquisition US based Imbio Inc. Imbio is a recognised leader in lung and heart artificial intelligence (AI) driven technology and medical imaging. Imbio expands 4DMedical’s product offering by incorporating Imbio’s highly complementary suite of diagnostic products to help clinicians around the globe detect disease earlier, and make […]

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The Voice to Parliament | Gadens is committed to supporting First Nations peoples after No vote

The Australian public has voted. Failing to meet a double majority, the referendum on the Voice to Parliament has resulted in a No outcome.

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News | Gadens appoints John Kettle to Melbourne and Sydney partnership

Gadens announces that John Kettle has joined Gadens’ partnership in the Corporate team in Sydney, where he will lead our international group and energy and infrastructure practice.

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News | Outreach Trip – Arts Law Centre of Australia

Recently Gadens expanded its pro bono partnership with Arts Law Centre of Australia by joining its Adopt a Lawyer Program. Through this program, Gadens has partnered with Arnhem and Northern Kimberley Artists (ANKA) Aboriginal Corporation, the peak support and advocacy body for Aboriginal artists and Aboriginal owned-community Art Centres in Western Australia and the Top […]

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Media release | Supreme Court clarifies vendors’ obligation to notify of surface level works

On 21 September 2023, the Supreme Court of Victoria confirmed that vendors have an express and ongoing obligation under off-the-plan contracts to notify purchasers of works affecting the natural surface level of the lot. The judgment, Asia Digital Investments Pty Ltd v Mara Dextra Pty Ltd [2023] VSC 565, concerns the off-the-plan sale of land […]

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Deal Profile | Gadens advises Silk Logistics Holdings on the acquisition of Secon Freight Logistics

Gadens has advised ASX-listed Australian logistics company, Silk Logistics Holdings Limited (ASX:SLH), on its acquisition of 100% of the shares in Secon Freight Logistics Pty. Ltd (Secon) on 31 August 2023 for cash and scrip consideration of $35 million plus a deferred earn-out component. Silk Logistics Holdings Limited (Silk) is a leading national provider of […]

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The Voice to Parliament | A breakdown of the Yes and No cases

As the Voice to Parliament referendum approaches, we unpack the Yes and No campaign cases to provide further information and analysis.

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News | Gadens goes on Outreach with Arts Law to WA

As part of our pro bono program, Gadens has an established partnership with Arts Law. Our lawyers have been assisting Arts Law with its Document Review Service since September 2021, and we have since expanded our partnership to participate in Arts Law’s Adopt a Lawyer and Outreach programs. Sharna White, Associate recently attended Gadens’ first […]

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