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Despite that, the applicant failed to prove loss on the basis of market-based causation and so-called “inflation” of the share price.
The case underscores the difficulty of running securities class actions based on a failure to correct earnings guidance, and the vagaries of actually proving loss.
This note will focus on the learnings for “front end” decisions on when disclosure should be made under ASX Listing Rule 3.1 and s674 and s677 of the Corporations Act.
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Johnson Winter & Slattery has advised Carlton & United Breweries on its acquisition of Gold Coast craft beer business, Balter Brewing Co.
Late last year the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) released its
consultation paper “Simplifying, clarifying and enhancing the integrity and
efficiency of the ASX Listing Rules”. After...