Charitable Fundraising by RSL LifeCare

For RSL LifeCare Limited, a veterans and aged care charity and subsidiary of the Returned Services League of Australia (NSW Branch), instructed by PWC and Clayton Utz, in 10 weeks of hearings held between August and December 2017, into alleged misuse of charitable funds and breaches of the Charitable Fundraising Act 1991 (NSW) by the Returned Services League of NSW, its related entities, directors and officers.

Written Closing Submissions for RSL LifeCare

Oral Closing Address for RSL LifeCare

On 31 January 2018, the Public Inquirer, former Supreme Court of NSW Chief Judge in Equity, the Hon. Patrica Bergin SC, delivered her Report to the NSW Parliament.

On 16 May 2018, a related investigation by the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission into the Returned Services League of NSW and RSL LifeCare in relation to breaches of the Governance Standards under the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Act 2012 (Cth) was resolved, with the ACNC accepting Enforceable Undertakings from the RSL charities.