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MEDIA RELEASE Senator James Paterson Liberal Senator for Victoria Chair, Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services New inquiry: Litigation Funding Wednesday 13 May 2020 Following a referral from the House of Representatives today, the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services will begin a new inquiry into litigation...

Senator Paterson delivers an adjournment speech in the Senate revealing whistleblower documents detailing UQ remuneration documents under parliamentary privilege. Full transcript: COVID-19 has been a once in a generation shock to our political and economic system. Some institutions entered this crisis nowhere near as well equipped as...

Joanna Mather and Michael Roddan - The Australian Financial Review - Tuesday 12 May 2020 Early access scheme A small Queensland-based superannuation fund for hospitality workers paid just a quarter of early access claims within the requisite five business days, blaming precautions against fraud for the...

Ellen Whinnett - The Daily Telegraph - Saturday 09 May 2020 Exclusive: Australian universities are defying political pressure and refusing to list their China-backed Confucius Institutes on the national register of foreign influence. None of the 13 local institutes are on the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme register, despite...