People / Partners & Consultants / Tom
Tel : +61 2 9253 9913
Fax : +61 2 9253 9900
Tom is a partner in the Dispute Resolution division based in Sydney. He has more than 14 years’ experience in disputes in Adelaide, Sydney and Brisbane.
Tom has experience in regulatory hearings and enquiries, corporate fraud investigations, disputes involving breach of fiduciary duties, defamation and reputation management, (particularly online defamation and issues arising from social media) and in Corporations Law and ACCC matters. Tom has a diverse practice, ranging from employment disputes, advising in respect of directors’ duties and corporate governance, administrative law review and intellectual property disputes. He has also acted in retail tenancy disputes in the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and the Administrative Decisions Tribunal (NSW) and is the head of Piper Alderman's Social Media Focus Group.Tom recently co-authored the article 'Twitter, suppression and the Courts' in the Internet Law Bulletin 2012 v01 15 No 3.
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