News and Analysis

Tasmania’s New COVID-19 Legislation

The Tasmanian Government has recently introduced the first piece of legislation into Parliament dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is a link to the Bill: http://www.parliament.tas.gov.au/bills/pdf/14_of_2020.pdf Here is a link to the Fact Sheet for the Bill: http://www.parliament.tas.gov.au/bills/Bills2020/pdf/notes/14_of_2020-Fact%20Sheet.pdf This is an omnibus bill dealing with wide ranging issues relevant to Government administration during the COVID-19 […]

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State of Emergency: What is it?

The Tasmanian Government recently announced a State of Emergency under the Emergency Management Act 2006. While most people have probably heard the term State of Emergency, we thought it would be a good idea to provide a bit of legal commentary about what exactly is a State of Emergency and how it all works. Before […]

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Open for Business

Despite the unprecedented times in which Australia now finds itself we are pleased to advise our valued clients that Phillips Taglieri remains open for business and accepting new clients. We will continue to make decisions about our operations based on the best available evidence and in compliance with the current State of Emergency declaration. Although […]

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