You’ve discovered something that might be a significant breach. Should you report it? Or wait until you fix it? What information do you need to provide?

Maybe ASIC has knocked on your door. Or asked you to provide information about your business. Have they sent you documents you are nervous about? Will ASIC investigate you? How bad is it? What else should you be looking for? Will they cancel your licence? Will they shut you down?

Take a deep breath. Don’t panic!


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