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Expert evidence and the law

Expert evidence and the law

Whether expert evidence is “reliable”, “valid”, or just “expert” is an important consideration, write Emerit...Read More

Bar president hits back at PM’s comments

After doubling down on his criticism of the NSW ICAC model and saying he’d “never had much truck” with barristers,...Read More
Lisa Fitzgerald

‘Splitchain’: What is it, and why should lawyers care?

Given the endless and oft-overwhelming possibilities presented by the current digital age, a better understanding of the...Read More
climate change

IBA report recommends new policies to mitigate climate change

A new IBA report has outlined a number of recommendations on how organisations can meet global warming reduction targets...Read More

Qld to criminalise coercive control

The Palaszczuk government has unveiled a “historic overhaul of laws and practices” to better protect Queensland wome...Read More
Frankston Hospital

Frankston Hospital to be redeveloped

A new project proposed by Exemplar Health will mean that the Frankston Hospital will receive a variety of new facilities...Read More
Balama graphite operation

Syrah installs solar and battery hybrid power system

Graphite miner Syrah Resources will install a solar and battery hybrid power system in Balama, Mozambique – which will...Read More
Tasmanian anti-protest bill

Legal organisations condemn Tasmanian anti-protest bill

Following the proposal of a new anti-protest law in Tasmania, a number of legal groups have voiced concerns – calling ...Read More
Lucinda Byers

SA legal aid firm appoints chief legal officer

A new chief legal officer has been appointed to the Legal Services Commission in Adelaide, bringing with her extensive H...Read More

Pandemic-inspired fraud soon to come to light

Given how long it usually takes to detect fraudulent behaviour, it is likely that fraud that occurred during the age of ...Read More
Cvet Trpeski

Frasers Property appoints new GC

Diversified property group Frasers Property Australia has named a new general counsel, who will also join the group’s ...Read More
Kennedys promotion

Kennedys promote ‘record’ number of partners

Global law firm Kennedys has continued to bolster its growth across the country with the addition of six new partners, b...Read More
Paul Hopkins

‘D&I efforts are incredibly rewarding for staff’

Embracing diversity and inclusion will benefit not only the legal profession as a whole but also the firm culture, said ...Read More
EY acquires forensic accounting company

EY acquires forensic accounting company

Ernst & Young Australia has acquired Axiom Forensics, in a move the firm said will further strengthen its disputes r...Read More
Terri Anderson

Foye Legal bolsters commercial division

Wollongong law firm Foye Legal has appointed a new special counsel, in a move the chief executive said was part of the f...Read More
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