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17 Aug 2018
Qld lawyer pushes for formal government inquiry into insurance industry
A Gold Coast-based litigation director has urged for a formal government inquiry into practices of the Australian insurance industry. Write co...
7 Aug 2018
Embracing legal automation
There’s no hiding it, the legal technology revolution is (finally) here, writes Ed Pullen. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
Lawyering with purpose, scales of justice
1 Aug 2018
Importance of ‘lawyering with purpose’ highlighted
With the legal profession still suffering from a reputation of poor employee wellbeing, firms and corporations are being encouraged to offer greater t...
31 Jul 2018
Westpac lawyer heads to NewLaw firm
The former head of knowledge and development in Westpac’s legal team has moved on to take up a role at a NewLaw firm. Write comment (0 Comm...
30 Jul 2018
Partners urged to ‘get real’
A Canadian lawyer and international conference speaker has criticised the current generation of law firm partners, saying they’re failing to take se...
27 Jul 2018
LegalVision hires former barrister
NewLaw firm LegalVision has appointed a new disputes and litigation practice leader in its Melbourne office. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
23 Jul 2018
Why new lawyers are particularly suited to NewLaw
Lawyers Weekly spoke with three of the founders of ANIKA Legal about why NewLaw, and its disruptive nature, may be a happy marriage for graduates comi...
19 Jul 2018
Establishing a generation of tech-literate lawyers
Law as a career appeals to students due to its longevity, prestige, and the challenge it offers — founded on hard work, ethics, analytical intellige...
12 Jul 2018
LawPath confirms $1.8m investment
Australian legal technology start-up LawPath has finalised a $1.8 million investment round, led by US brand LegalZoom. Write comment (0 Comme...
6 Jul 2018
HSF, Melbourne Law School team up for ‘Law Apps’ subject
Global firm Herbert Smith Freehills has signed on as a sponsor of an innovative elective subject at the University of Melbourne’s Law School. ...
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