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Inquiry into sexual harassment in the legal profession ‘unnecessary’, SA Law Society saysOct 20 2020

The government-led investigation into sexual harassment in the profession will prevent progress in South Australia and only serves as an “

by Naomi Neilson

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Oct 20 2020Holman Webb adds workplace relations partner

National law firm Holman Webb has hired a new partner for its Sydney office, bringing with him 25 ye...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Oct 20 2020Allens calls for changes to Australia’s infrastructure pipeline 

Australia needs to refocus its infrastructure pipeline if it is to stage an infrastructure-led recov...

by Tony Zhang

Oct 20 2020M&A volume still down, increased trends of disputes

M&A deal volume and value have fallen globally as the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic continue ...

by Tony Zhang

Oct 20 2020‘One size does not fit all when it comes to SME insolvency’

It is time to move away from the one-size-fits-all approach, when dealing with small and medium-size...

by Tony Zhang

Victorian Bar and County Court reach agreement for mediation servicesOct 20 2020

The commercial division of the County Court of Victoria has approved protocols by the Victorian Bar to refer matters to its mediators and as...

by Naomi Neilson

4 ways that mindfulness can improve risk managementOct 20 2020

Mindfulness provides proven strategies to assist with many of the underlying causes of claims and complaints that can arise in legal practic...

by Cathryn Urquhart

Lawyer X officially removed from rollOct 20 2020

Former criminal barrister Nicola Gobbo has been removed from the roll of practitioners due to legal breaches while she worked as a police in...

by Naomi Neilson

Preparing for commissions of inquiry as in-house counselOct 20 2020

A commission of inquiry (COI) brings myriad challenges for in-house legal teams who must navigate through a different set of considerations,...

by Tony Zhang

Making your case to be a remote legal counselOct 20 2020

When Melbourne’s second lockdown hit, Jenna Adamson saw an opportunity to work remotely from Christchurch. Such an arrangement has not onl...

by Jerome Doraisamy