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Solicitor reprimanded for falsely signing document amid workplace stressJan 21 2021

In the desperation to take a break from work stressors, an NSW solicitor falsely signed, and had a colleague witness, a non-work-related doc

by Naomi Neilson

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Jan 21 2021‘Equality before the law’: Landmark decision a ‘step forward’ for transgender children

Queensland’s Supreme Court has handed down what’s being described as a landmark decision, ruling...

by Emma Ryan

Jan 21 2021Jones Day promotes 4 to partner 

Global law firm Jones Day has made four partner promotions in Australia to kick off the new year. ...

by Tony Zhang

Jan 21 2021Australian human rights laws identified as reason for ‘significant’ concern

Several existing laws have been identified as a “significant” human rights concern from many cou...

by Naomi Neilson

Jan 21 2021Regulator movements central to shaping corporate investigations in 2021 

In 2021, adapting towards evolving legal and regulatory landscapes will be important in consideratio...

by Tony Zhang

Write a book to improve your firm’s brandJan 21 2021

A business book “is a business card on steroids”. Here, four boutique firm owners reflect on the professional benefits inherent with lon...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Adopt an entrepreneurial mindset to succeedJan 21 2021

Joanna Oakey considers herself an entrepreneur first and a lawyer second. Such thinking is critical, she says, for boutique firm leaders to ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Firms need a ‘crystal-clear why’Jan 21 2021

A firm’s underlying purpose is what will help it connect with clients and become trusted advisers, says Pamela Cominos. ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Litigation ‘getting larger and more complex’Jan 20 2021

2021 is shaping up to be a year of “drastic change”, and litigators are going to have to operate in a different way, says award-winning ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Victorian lawyer provided ‘potentially damaging’ information on client to policeJan 20 2021

Court documents before the Victorian Supreme Court have revealed that slain gangland lawyer Joseph Acquaro discussed a client with police sh...

by Naomi Neilson