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Lawyer X faces tense cross-examinations to finish off her evidenceFeb 11 2020

After five tense days of evidence, barrister Nicola Gobbo has answered to allegations levelled at her over the last 11 months – and she he

by Naomi Neilson

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Feb 11 2020ALHR welcomes government’s commitment to Modern Slavery Act

Australian human rights lawyers have welcomed a 2020-2024 plan that would address and respond to mod...

by Naomi Neilson

Feb 11 2020WA to introduce laws to combat abortion clinic harassment

Security for women seeking reproductive health services in Western Australia has taken a major step ...

by Tony Zhang

Feb 11 2020How to stand out as a GC

While there will always be a need for reactive advice and “fire drilling”, general counsel shoul...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Feb 11 2020‘We are in the age of the CLO’

According to new research from ACC, more and more chief legal officers are reporting directly to the...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Expanded regime may alter role of corporate counselFeb 11 2020

Corporate counsel may see changes in their unique role in light of the 2020 proposed model of the expanded Banking Executive Accountability ...

by Tony Zhang

Corporate Counsel Summit fast approachingFeb 11 2020

The second annual Corporate Counsel Summit – brought to you by Lawyers Weekly and LOD – is just over five weeks away. ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

The myriad benefits of fixed pricing modelsFeb 10 2020

In a Lawyers Weekly exclusive, five NewLaw practitioners outline how modern pricing changes multiple aspects of a firm for the better. ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Record penalties reached for 2019 ACCC casesFeb 10 2020

New record penalties imposed and new first-time victories in a variety of cases marked the year of 2019 for the ACCC, according to a recent ...

by Tony Zhang

DPP has ‘strong relationship’ with police following Lawyer X inquiryFeb 10 2020

Despite recent media reporting, Victoria’s Director of Public Prosecutions said it has a “strong and close working relationship” with ...

by Naomi Neilson