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Lucy Battersby is Technology Reporter for Fairfax Media. She worked on communications policy for the federal government before joining Fairfax in 2006.
Lucy Battersby Telco doubles the size of its call-centre staff in the state, in a bid to differentiate itself from competitors that are offshoring jobs.
Lucy Battersby CHOOSING and comparing mobile, telephone or broadband contracts will become easier for consumers with the introduction of disclosure rules.
Lucy Battersby Slater & Gordon's recent expansion into the UK is returning dividends for the listed law company.
Lucy Battersby Losses at Vodafone Australia have deepened but the wireless carrier continues to operate, thanks to loans from its main shareholders.
Lucy Battersby Vodafone Hutchison Australia is losing money but remains operating thanks to loans from its main shareholders.
Lucy Battersby Liquidator Ian Struthers has agreed to a three-year ban from his profession after the corporate watchdog found he failed to properly execute 45 liquidations.
Lucy Battersby The entire board of directors at BrisConnections, including chairman Trevor Rowe, resigned on Monday, just days after appointing voluntary administrators.
Lucy Battersby Increasing payouts in shareholder class actions are pushing up premiums for directors' insurance.
Lucy Battersby Restructuring PRIVATE equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts is attempting a US-style bankruptcy on Melbourne-based commercial printing company Geon Group.
Lucy Battersby Private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts is attempting a US-style bankruptcy on Melbourne-based commercial printing company Geon Group.
Lucy Battersby Two hundred jobs in Melbourne’s outer east are at risk after receivers and administrators were appointed to commercial printing company Geon Group.
Lucy Battersby Up to 30 in-depth investigations into cartel conduct and anti-competitive behaviour are under way.
Lucy Battersby Up to 30 in-depth investigations into cartel conduct and anti-competitive behaviour are under way at the competition regulator.
Lucy Battersby In March this year, Patrick Keane will be sworn in as Australia's 50th High Court judge.
Lucy Battersby The former vice-president of Hanlong Mining, Bo Shi Zhu, also known as Calvin Zhu, has been sentenced to two years and three months jail.
Lucy Battersby and Ben Butler Eddy Groves once owned property across three continents, but now the bankrupt childcare tsar says he is homeless.
Lucy Battersby, Ben Butler ABC Learning founder Eddy Groves once owned property across three continents, but now the bankrupt claims he is homeless.
Eli Greenblat and Lucy Battersby An internal investigation is underway at Coles examining whether the supermarket chain is engaging in improper predatory and anti-competitive behaviour.
Lucy Battersby Coles and Woolworths may have misused their market power by demanding additional payments from suppliers and discriminating against them, the ACCC says.
Lucy Battersby Bond issuers face tighter controls on disclosure and minimum capital under new proposals.