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AUSTRALIA: ASIC rules risk management facilities to be used by sporting organisations are financial products

On 28 January 2015, the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) rejected a relief application by the issuer of  ‘risk management facilities’ used by sporting clubs and retailers. The application for Australian Financial Services (AFS) licensing relief was refused on the basis that ASIC viewed the facilities as financial products and so the issuers of …

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UK Government launches first phase of Copyright Hub

By John Cloke and Sophie Levett The UK Government has launched a new copyright hub to make it easier to access information about rights ownership and copyright licences. The pilot phase of the Copyright Hub launched on 8 July 2013 and is built and led by the UK’s creative industries – music, publishing, audio-visual and …

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