Law Council welcomes new domestic violence inquiryJun 01 2020

The Law Council has welcomed the Morrison government’s inquiry into family, domestic and sexual violence after the failure of the Senate inquiry.

by Naomi Neilson


Jun 01 2020Australia concerned about Hong Kong national security laws

The Australian law council has expressed concerns about China’s national security laws, which cont...

by Naomi Neilson

Jun 01 2020COL launches $3m support package with up to 400 scholarships

Hundreds of scholarships will be offered to support training towards graduate certificates in vario...

by Jerome Doraisamy

May 31 20207 in 10 arbitration lawyers favour ‘no appeal’ process

New research reinforces the preference of practitioners in international arbitration for finality ov...

by Jerome Doraisamy

May 31 2020Law firms caught in alleged $500m mess from Talbot fortune stake battle

Almost a decade after the shocking death of Ken Talbot, two law firms have been accused of making a ...

by Tony Zhang

Clive Palmer launches High Court challenge to Queensland coronavirus border closureMay 31 2020

Mining magnate, Clive Palmer, has instructed his lawyers to commence a High Court challenge against the Queensland government’s ongoing bo...

by Tony Zhang

Litigation funders’ day of reckoningMay 31 2020

The federal Treasurer has announced that litigation funders will soon be required to hold an Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL), w...

by Liam Hennessy

Wrays lures key principal from competitorMay 31 2020

One of Australia’s leading intellectual property law firms, Wrays, has appointed a new principal to the firm’s engineering and technolog...

by Tony Zhang

Boral class action adds to complex state of litigationMay 31 2020

Class action litigation is in the spotlight again with Boral facing a major stakeholder class action, just days after Treasurer Josh Frydenb...

by Tony Zhang

2020’s 30 Under 30 winners revealedNov 30 -0001

Lawyers Weekly, along with principal partner Taylor Root, is pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s 30 Under 30 Awards. News ...

by Reporter