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Government must increase legal assistance for Indigenous people, WA Law Society saysNov 04 2019

The Law Society of Western Australia has called for the government to use upcoming negotiations to address legal assistance funding for Indi

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Nov 04 2019Santos acquires ConocoPhillips interests in Northern Australia

Allens has advised Santos on its ConocoPhillips acquisition. News Write comment (0 Comments)...

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Nov 03 2019Why do firms continue to treat applicants like dirt?

Recently, Lawyers Weekly put a call out for anecdotes from lawyers who, as students or graduates, ha...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Nov 03 2019LIV welcomes new Victorian state coroner

The Law Institute of Victoria has welcomed the appointment of new State Coroner John Cain, who will ...

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Nov 03 2019Kathmandu acquires Rip Curl for $350m

Gadens has advised Kathmandu on its acquisition of surfing retailer Rip Curl. News Write comm...

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LCA says mandatory minimum sentencing ‘rubber-stamps’ prison termsOct 31 2019

The Law Council of Australia has raised serious concerns over mandatory minimum sentencing, saying it could force judges to “rubber-stamp...

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Firm launches plan to reduce global carbon emissionsOct 31 2019

An international law firm has announced a plan to significantly reduce its global carbon emissions over the next decade, as part of its wide...

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Hall & Wilcox adds property and projects partnerOct 31 2019

Business law firm Hall & Wilcox has added to its national property and projects practice with the appointment of partner Kitty Vo. News...

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Sandfire acquires MOD, valued at $167mOct 31 2019

G+T has assisted Sandfire in the acquisition of MOD. News Write comment (0 Comments) ...

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Will law firms record overtime of more than just their grads?Oct 30 2019

New industrial regulations will see law firms record the hours undertaken by their most junior legal professionals. But, given that lawyers ...

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