Quarterly Thought Pieces

Welcome to the Novaport Quarterly Thought Pieces. Each quarter Sinclair Currie will pick a topic of interest, or an issue to discuss. 

March 2018

Hey Facebook! There’s a snail in my bottle

In Paisley 80 years ago, a woman became ill after being served ginger beer from a bottle containing a decomposing snail. The ensuing claim for damages resulted in a lengthy legal process resulting in success for the claimant. This precedent created a legal risk associated with poor quality service and forms a foundation of our modern concept of ‘duty of care’ owed by enterprises to their stakeholders.

March 2018 PDF 


Previous Quarterly Thought Pieces:

  1. December 2017: China's strategy is changing - Webcast | PDF
  2. June 2017: PatienceWebcast | PDF 
  3. March 2017: Market RecapWebcast PDF 
  4. December 2016: Aged Care - elderly who are expected to live for longer - Webcast PDF 
  5. September 2016: Let's face it we're all getting older - Webcast | PDF
  6. June 2016: East Coast gas markets at a crossroads - Webcast | PDF
  7. March 2016: Earnings certainty and risky share prices - Webcast | PDF
  8. September 2015: Resources - dead cat bounce or has something changed - Webcast | PDF

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