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Practice Profile: Media lawMar 03 2012

The construction of the national broadband network and the proliferation of content online will fundamentally change the media landscape and

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Mar 03 2012Tracey Scott, legal counsel, Cricket Australia

Tracey Scott's ambition was to work either in sports law or in the not-for-profit arm of the legal p...

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Mar 03 2012The shape of things to come

A rise in innovative practices is emerging in the legal sector, as a raft of entrepreneurs use their...

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Mar 03 2012Local expert says Hu liable

Australian National University Professor Don Rothwell has agreed with a senior Chinese Government of...

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Mar 03 2012A change in London's lore

Few can predict just what a recovered legal sector will look like in London, nor even if it will eve...

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Hot to globetrotMar 03 2012

If the merger of Deacons and Norton Rose is an early indication of what the Australian legal landscape might look like in the next five to t...

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UK firms hold on for the ride as M&A tumblesMar 03 2012

The second-quarter mergers and acquisitions figures were a bittersweet pill for UK law firms. While the top five UK firms have maintained th...

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Reforms to give clout to the courtMar 03 2012

Following outcry over the substantial cost to taxpayers of a recent spate of "mega-litigation", the Government has moved to ramp up judges' ...

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Managing the Comcare package: Janean RichardsMar 03 2012

Janean Richards admits she didn't quite realise what she was getting herself into when she took up the role of general counsel of Comcare in...

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The need for Speed: Malcolm SpeedMar 03 2012

Malcolm Speed was carving out a niche for himself in sports law long before it was recognised as a discipline in itself.He's now a director ...

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