2003 Digital Content Industry – Role of Government As A Market Participant – Convergent DCITA

2003 Digital Content Industry – Role of Government As A Market Participant – Convergent DCITA This report analyses the role played by Government Agencies as market participants in the creative digital content industries. In general, it aims to contribute to the following outcomes: • Identify the processes through which Government Agencies participate in digital content […]

2003 Implementation Plan For ICT Research – National Research Priorities DSTO

2003 Implementation Plan For ICT Research – National Research Priorities DSTO DSTO’s mission is to ‘provide expert, impartial and innovative application of science and technology to the defence of Australia and its national interests’. This mission maps completely onto the Priority Goal of Transformational Defence Technologies within the Safeguarding Australia Research Priority. As well, DSTO’s […]

2003 ICT Framework For The Future – FF Steering Committee Report DCITA

2003 ICT Framework For The Future – FF Steering Committee Report DCITA As Australia moves into the 21st century its wealth, international competitiveness, national security, social cohesion and cultural richness will be significantly influenced by its ability to develop and exploit intellectual capital and to harness the power of information and communication technology (ICT). The […]

ASIC Fundraising Exemptions For Business Matching and Introduction Services CO 2-273

The Australian Corporation Law 2001 controls the law around offers of investment (see here for more details), however to make it easier for unlisted companies to raise finance ASIC (the Australian Securities & Investments Commission) has released a Class Order notice to facilitate Business Matching and Introduction Services to raise up to A$5m. The exemption notice, Class […]

Australian Corporations Law Fund Raising Rules

The Australian Corporations Act 2001 describes many of the legalities with regards running a business. In particular, it describes how businesses may “advertise” for investors. Click here to download Volume 3, which includes Chapter 6D Fund Raising. Of particular interest to the technology sector is Section 708, which describes “offers that do not need disclosure” […]