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New Zealand Law Society to conduct ‘wide-ranging review’ of its structure and functionOct 23 2019

An independent review of New Zealand Law Society is needed, it says, to ensure it can be transparent about its complaints process and deal w

by Jerome Doraisamy

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Oct 23 2019Kimberly-Clark advised on Australian network outsourcing

Multinational personal care corporation Kimberly-Clark has been advised on the outsourcing of its Au...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Oct 23 2019Disposing of juries may be beset with controversy

Any discussion that explores whether or not juries should be discarded, in favour of trial by judic...

by Tyrone Kirchengast

Oct 23 2019King’s Own Institute sells for $128m

Australian higher education provider King’s Own Institute has been advised on its sale to China Ed...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Oct 23 2019Victorian Bar welcomes 18 new senior counsel

Eighteen members of the Victorian Bar have been appointed to senior counsel by Chief Justice Anne Fe...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Examination of how briefing decisions are made is crucial for gender equality at the barOct 22 2019

All briefing entities – BigLaw, in-house and government departments – need to consider how they decide to brief barristers, and with who...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Australia’s whistleblower protections are not workingOct 22 2019

For some time, whistleblower protection in Australia in the private sector has fallen far short of achieving protection for employees, with ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Tasmania to allow sexual assault survivors to speak to mediaOct 22 2019

Under proposed changes to archaic Tasmanian laws, sexual assault victims will have the opportunity to tell their stories under their own nam...

by Naomi Neilson

Class action win sees Cash Converters cough up $42.5 millionOct 22 2019

A class action team at Maurice Blackburn Lawyers has secured clients of Queensland Cash Converters $42.5 million in compensation. ...

by Naomi Neilson

Clayton Utz appoints first national mental health managerOct 22 2019

National firm Clayton Utz has hired a consultant psychologist to help “refine and improve” how the firm approaches and delivers mental h...

by Jerome Doraisamy