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Women lawyers rebut Frydenberg’s gender pay gap claim

Australian Women Lawyers has shot down Treasurer Josh Frydenberg’s comments in parliament earlier this week about the supposed closing of

by Jerome Doraisamy

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Minor injury claimants struggling under the ‘might’ of insurer companies

Insurers are reaping the benefits from motor vehicle accidents under the current NSW motor vehicle a...

by Naomi Neilson

Lawyer X admits to turning on clients, destroying evidence

In transcripts and statements provided to Royal Commission into the Management of Police Informants,...

by Naomi Neilson

Ban on cross-examination where violence is a factor gets mixed responses

Family lawyers and advocates are lukewarm on the introduction of the Family Violence and Cross-exami...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Lawyers must trust the signs this R U OK? Day

On this special episode of The Lawyers Weekly Show, R U OK? non-executive director Graeme Cowan expl...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Gender divide on unpaid hours not changing quickly enough

New research highlighting the volume of unpaid hours being undertaken by women compared to men is unsurprising and demonstrative of an issue...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Stringent processes for employee dismissal are ‘absolutely essential’

The recent awarding of $1.2 million to former James Cook University professor Peter Ridd shows that law firms must engage in “exhaustive c...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Entries for Women in Law Awards closing tomorrow

Lawyers Weekly’s annual celebration of the outstanding female lawyers and legal professionals shaping and influencing the profession in Au...

by Jerome Doraisamy

LIV makes recommendations into aged care report

In the lead up to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety final report, the Law Institute of Victoria have made 18 key recomm...

by Naomi Neilson

Pacific Energy shares acquired by OPTrust and Capital Group

King & Wood Mallesons has assisted in the acquisition of Pacific Energy by OPTrust and Capital Group. ...

by Naomi Neilson