Veronica Mignone is an experienced litigator in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team.
Veronica advises on defamation claims by individuals and also acts for a number of major media organisations (television and newspapers) in relation to the full range of media issues including defending high profile and large scale defamation proceedings.
Veronica has experience in advising clients in relation to regulatory issues, including responding to investigations and prosecutions by a number of regulatory bodies including ASIC, the ACCC, SafeWork SA and SA Police, as well as responding to ACCC inquiries.
She has assisted corporations in the management of critical incidents from the early investigative process through to the prosecution phase and advised on all matters triggered by an incident including compliance with statutory reporting obligations, enforcement of rights during an investigation, protection of privilege in communications and confidentiality agreements.
Veronica’s wide-ranging experience also includes advising corporations on alleged breaches of the Australian Consumer Law, environmental matters, corporate governance, contractual disputes, freedom of information requests, corporations law matters and arbitration.
Veronica also has a keen interest in space law and Australia’s fast growing commercial space industry.
Veronica’s experience includes advising: