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SA lawyer in hot water after alleged breach of suspensionMay 10 2020

A South Australian lawyer is again under investigation, this time for allegedly breaching the suspension of his practising certificate.

by Tony Zhang

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May 10 2020International Bar adopts Climate Crisis Statement

The peak global member association for barristers has signed off on resolutions to manage the “urg...

by Jerome Doraisamy

May 10 2020UN asks Australia to justify its ‘cruel’ extradition bail laws

The United Nations Human Rights Committee (UNHRC) has given Australia until September to respond to ...

by Tony Zhang

May 10 2020More firms using tech to improve client experience

An increasing number of legal businesses are recognising that they must embrace technology in order ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

May 10 2020Silk appointed as a WA District Court judge

A senior barrister has been selected to fill a vacancy caused by the replacement of the Chief Judge ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

$49.5m NAB class action insurance settlement approvedMay 08 2020

The Federal Court has approved a $49.5 million settlement over a class action brought against NAB and insurance company MLC Limited regardin...

by Tony Zhang

Business development in the age of COVID-19May 08 2020

Business development is critical for the growth of any legal practice, but in the midst of a global pandemic, firms are necessarily shifting...

by Tasha Levy

30u30 community legal centre lawyer finalists revealedMay 07 2020

Lawyers Weekly is pleased to announce the finalists for the community legal centre lawyer category at this year’s 30 Under 30 Awards. ...

by Emma Ryan

30u30 taxation finalists revealedMay 07 2020

Lawyers Weekly is pleased to announce the finalists for the taxation category at this year’s 30 Under 30 Awards. ...

by Emma Ryan

‘Volatility is becoming normalised’ for insurance lawyersMay 07 2020

After the Hayne royal commission, summer bushfires and now COVID-19, lawyers in the insurance space have learned to expect the unexpected. ...

by Jerome Doraisamy