Adele Ferguson

Adele Ferguson

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Rinehart case opens with a 'bang'

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Adele Ferguson The Rinehart family feud finally goes to trial as Australia's richest person does battle with several of her children through teams of lawyers.

Rinehart to star in trial of the year

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Adele Ferguson At 10am on Tuesday the NSW Supreme Court promises to be packed to the rafters.

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Rinehart to star in trial of the year

Gina Rinehart

Adele Ferguson At 10am on Tuesday the NSW Supreme Court promises to be packed to the rafters.

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Leighton execs signed off on suspect fee

Leighton Holdings.

Adele Ferguson The signature of David Savage appears on a preliminary tender document that includes an alleged $40 million kickback to win a project in Iraq.

Signature of former boss on alleged $40m kickback document

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Adele Ferguson The signature of former Leighton Holdings senior executive David Savage appears on a preliminary tender document that includes an alleged $40 million kickback to win a lucrative project in Iraq.

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Ginia Rinehart may fit bill for trust role

Adele Ferguson What Rinehart wants and what she gets could be two entirely different matters.

Courts

Family feud not over for Rinehart children

Gina Rinehart

Adele Ferguson A day after Gina Rinehart offered to step down as trustee of the multi-billion dollar family trust her youngest daughter is trying one last time to move the legal battle out of the public domain.

Contrary to appearances, it's not over yet

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Adele Ferguson Gina Rinehart has never shied away from a legal dust-up but the battle with two of her children seems to be an exception to her rule.

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Rinehart's offer to step down as trustee only a beginning

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Adele Ferguson Gina Rinehart has never shied away from a legal dust-up but the battle with two of her children seems to be an exception to her rule.

Entire NBN board resigns

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Adele Ferguson, Eric Johnston The board of NBN Co has offered to resign en masse, falling on their sword amid suggestions they do not have the confidence of the incoming government.

Email trail to seize Hancock trust

War of words: Gina Rinehart.

Adele Ferguson 'Your five-minute study of the tax act can hardly be used to challenge the advice of PwC's [PricewaterhouseCooper's] tax experts,' Gina Rinehart's estranged son John Hancock was told one day before a...

Tycoons

'Remember what happened to Skase'

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Adele Ferguson Threatening emails sent to John Hancock said he would be hunted down like fugitive Christopher Skase.

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Stick to the facts in property market

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Adele Ferguson When a few statistics are put into context, talk of a bubble looks sensationalist.

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Future looks brighter for Leighton

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Adele Ferguson Leighton Holdings is enjoying a share price resurgence on the back of a string of big project wins.

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Westfield heads back to the future

Adele Ferguson It is part of the grand plan by the Lowy family to become more of a growth stock.

Why the financial crisis could return

Fairfax Media writer

Adele Ferguson For the 450-strong crowd the anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers was a fading memory.

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The mother of all feuds

Hancock

Adele Ferguson The long-running and often brutal battle over who controls the Hancock family fortune is coming to a head.

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Glitch hinders Senate's ASIC inquiry

Adele Ferguson A technical problem means we don't know how many submissions have been made.

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Hitch hinders Senate's ASIC inquiry

Fairfax Media writer

Adele Ferguson Submissions are in limbo due to month-long technical problems with the Senate's system.

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Coalition to take axe to NBN Co

NBN

Adele Ferguson The aim is to have a network that costs less, is finished sooner and is more efficient.