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Protection from local government charges and rates: Coal Seam Gas (CSG) petroleum exploration and production

Are you the owner of rural land in Queensland which is subject to Coal Seam Gas (CSG) petroleum exploration and production?  If so, you may want to revisit the terms of the land access agreements you have signed with CSG companies to make sure you do not foot the bill for any increased rates, fees and charges applied to their properties arising from CSG activity taking place on your land.

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Changes to Coal Seam Gas (CSG) insurance coverage which may apply to your rural property

If you hold insurance over rural property on which coal seam gas (CSG) infrastructure is located, then you will no doubt be aware through various media reports of changes some insurance companies are making as to what coverage they will or will not offer with respect to such properties.

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Celebrating International Women’s Day 2020

Cupcakes

26 out of 34 members of the Hede Byrne & Hall team are women, that’s over 76% of the firm.  Many of the women here are Solicitors, Senior Associate Lawyers, or hold unique positions such as Special Counsel or Partner/Director such as Waanda McCarthy and Kym Cavanagh.  It’s no wonder a request for ‘cupcakes’ to celebrate International Women’s Day would not go unnoticed here!

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