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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

by Naomi Neilson

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Oct 31 2019Mills Oakley launches digital law group, hires new partner as its head

National firm Mills Oakley has opened a new digital law practice group in its Sydney office and has ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Oct 31 2019Property divorce settlements to see major shake-up

A tax strategist has warned a recent ruling by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) may have profoun...

by Naomi Neilson

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

New industrial regulations will see law firms record the hours undertaken by their most junior legal...

by Jerome Doraisamy and Naomi Neilson

Oct 30 2019Nicola Gobbo was wrong to act for Victoria Police, officer tells RCMPI

An inspector and Victoria Police informant told a commission that not only was it wrong to use a law...

by Naomi Neilson

Cooper Grace Ward signs on to Reconciliation Action PlanOct 30 2019

Cooper Grace Ward has become the latest law firm to sign an agreement with Reconciliation Australia to implement a Reconciliation Action Pla...

by Emma Ryan

Villa World advised on acquisition by AVIDOct 30 2019

Gold Coast-based residential property developer Villa World has been advised on the acquisition of 100 per cent of its shares for over $400 ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Real I.S. AG advised on acquisition of Adelaide real estateOct 30 2019

Independent boutique investment manager Real I.S. AG has been advised by K&L Gates on its $85 million acquisition of an Adelaide office ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Firm zooms in on upskilling GCsOct 30 2019

An Australian law firm will work to support the increasingly challenging role of general counsel by launching what it calls the nation’s f...

by Emma Ryan

Why might lawyers delay buying property until they are older?Oct 29 2019

There are a number of professional, personal and emotional considerations that influence the age at which a lawyer may want to purchase thei...

by Jerome Doraisamy