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Religious Discrimination Bill threatens healthcare, school students and encroaches on other human rightsOct 10 2019

The proposed legislation to combat religious discrimination runs the risk of endangering access to healthcare, increasing vulnerability in s

by Jerome Doraisamy

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Oct 10 2019Robodebt ‘flawed’ and ‘harmful’, ALA says

The Australian Lawyers Association said Centrelink’s “robodebt” system is flawed and causes se...

by Naomi Neilson

Oct 10 2019Victoria opens first Family Violence Court

The first specialist court for family violence in Victoria is now open in Shepparton, which the stat...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Oct 09 2019How 5 class actions have become 1 for AMP

Multiple class actions launched against embattled wealth giant AMP have confused the legal process, ...

by James Mitchell

Oct 09 2019Lawyer X audit ‘was not written well’, ignored source management issues

Former Victoria Police superintendent Anthony Biggin admitted he made mistakes with a 2006 audit int...

by Naomi Neilson

Why Qld Supreme Court decision on litigation funding is so significantOct 09 2019

A recent decision of the Supreme Court of Queensland has confirmed the legality of litigation funding for class actions in Queensland and br...

by Hannah Kay and Vavaa Mawuli

Dentons forms ‘first truly national’ US law firmOct 09 2019

A Dentons partnership in the US will enable the first national law firm in the country to be realised, serving as a one-stop shop for client...

by Naomi Neilson

HRLC condemns state-based law changes to peaceful protestsOct 09 2019

Proposed laws by two state governments to criminalise peaceful protest tactics would infringe on free expression, the Human Rights Law Centr...

by Naomi Neilson

Lawyer calls for couples to consider prenups for petsOct 09 2019

A Queensland law firm is suggesting couples enter into a prenuptial agreement to decide who gets custody of a beloved dog or cat when the re...

by Naomi Neilson

Lessons from women’s sport for gender issues in lawOct 09 2019

For the founder of Ladies who League, being an advocate for the myriad issues faced by women in sport offers a unique perspective on vocatio...

by Jerome Doraisamy