Government and Regulatory Investigations
Government and regulatory investigations including the collapses of Australia’s HIH Insurance and State Bank of South Australia, and the conduct of major infrastructure projects.
Retained by government and regulatory bodies to assist with inquiries involving a variety of industries, including financial services, insurance, infrastructure, sports and gaming.
Lipman Karas lawyers were retained by the Australian Government in the Royal Commission inquiry into the collapse of the HIH Insurance Group, one of Australia’s largest corporate failures. The Royal Commission’s report made significant recommendations in respect of future civil and criminal actions, and policy recommendations for corporate governance and the insurance industry in Australia.