Stephen MayneJul 17, 201712 Comments
One interested observer in today’s judgment will be Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, the best friend of Bruce McWilliam and someone who has known Justice Sackar a very long time.
Stephen MayneJul 14, 20174 Comments
Just like Malcolm Turnbull’s $1.75 million donation helped save the federal Liberals, a $10 million campaign contribution from Cormack is arguably all Liberal leader Matthew Guy needs to turn Daniel Andrews into a one-term premier.
Stephen MayneJul 13, 201720 Comments
Justice John Sackar will deliver his judgment at 2pm on Monday and is expected to come down hard on Harrison.
Stephen MayneJul 10, 20177 Comments
By no longer contesting Seven’s claims in court or pursuing her own counter-claims, Harrison has laid down her legal arms and shifted the debate back into the court of public opinion, where she has proven herself to be an effective combatant.
Stephen MayneJul 6, 20173 Comments
Expect Tony Abbott and a few of his factional enemies to take a keen interest in the new Northern Beaches council, and the giant Inner West council will be a fierce contest between Labor and the Greens.
Stephen MayneJul 5, 20174 Comments
Bruce Gordon and Lachlan Murdoch are asking the regulator for approval to buy Channel Ten. But will the media ownership laws allow the deal to go through in time?
Stephen MayneJun 30, 20174 Comments
The UK government will have to decide if the Murdochs are "fit and proper" to hold a UK broadcasting licence. James and Lachlan have made the case that they are -- but what about dear old dad?
Stephen MayneJun 29, 20172 Comments
Fairfax has slammed aged care provider Aveo for lack of disclosure, but the media company needs to check its own backyard.
Stephen MayneJun 27, 20172 Comments
Led by veteran reporter Hugh Riminton, the staff yesterday secured three of the 14 positions on the all-powerful Ten creditors committee.
Stephen MayneJun 23, 201710 Comments
Stephen Mayne gives us the rundown on seven current elected representatives with known gambling industry associations or sympathies