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29 May 2017
How to use social media in a legal practice
Lawyers, barristers and conveyancers are very good technically when it comes to the application of law, however this accounts for only 40 to 50 per c...
Jenny Brockis
25 May 2017
Can’t remember what you forgot? Instant ways to boost your memory
Memory problems are commonly thought of as a problem relating to older age, writes Jenny Brockis. ...
Kimberly Allen
24 May 2017
Law, order and reforming our response to family violence
Why weren’t you there? Why didn’t you pick up on the hints? Why didn’t she feel close enough to tell you? writes Kimberly Allen. ...
23 May 2017
Sorry, Slater and Gordon is not an argument against listed law firms
Slater and Gordon (SGH) is the world’s first listed law firm. However, its share price has fallen over 95 per cent from its peak amidst concerns ove...
19 May 2017
Marketing, business development and new technologies
Measuring the effectiveness of functional areas within law firms is growing more popular as managing costs to align strategy and value with legal spen...
18 May 2017
Making clients ‘sticky’
The science behind building client loyalty to a firm is one worth exploring, writes Bob Murray. ...
17 May 2017
Spent convictions – when does the past stop catching up with you?
Introducing a legislated spent convictions scheme is a simple and straightforward reform that goes to the heart of Australia’s criminal justice syst...
16 May 2017
Access to justice for young transgender Australians
Reform is looming for the process that young transgender Australians and their families must currently follow to get access to stage 2 treatment for g...
20 Apr 2017
David can now challenge Goliath
Taking on an opponent with ‘unlimited’ resources has historically been a daunting prospect, which has arguably deterred the pursuit of a number of...
30 Mar 2017
Rising to the challenge
In an evolving legal industry, boutique law firms are fronting competition by offering clients agility and dynamism, remaining on the front foot of in...
21 Mar 2017
Part 2: Spotlight on 7 landmark cases
In the second of our two-part series on seven high-profile cases reported in the media in 2016, we highlight another four cases, three of which focus ...
16 Mar 2017
Part 1: Spotlight on 7 landmark cases
It was another good year for high-profile cases reported in the media in 2016, writes Carl Olson. ...
14 Mar 2017
Are traditional law firms about to have their Kodak moment?
There’s been a lot of talk about disruption and innovation lately, and rightly so. The profitability of traditional law firms is being threatened. B...
9 Mar 2017
Work/life balance is not career-limiting for lawyers
In an increasingly mobile and fast-moving world, many industries have started to embrace the concept of workplace flexibility, seeing it as mutually b...
2 Mar 2017
Stand out from the crowd
There is a distinct need for specialist business law skills in the modern corporate world, writes Professor William MacNeil. ...
28 Feb 2017
Six features all legal websites should have
Most people will research your firm online before they pick up the phone, writes Garth Brown. ...
16 Feb 2017
Why wellness culture must permeate from the top
It’s one thing to tell your staff wellness in law is important. It’s another thing altogether to show how and why, writes Jerome Doraisamy. ...
13 Feb 2017
Travel insurance: blessing, burden or both?
As an aviation solicitor, I have seen more holidays damaged by injury than one could imagine, from severed fingers to third-degree burns, writes Thom...
30 Jan 2017
Developing a fearless culture at work
It may appear an unlikely coupling, but neuroscience is quickly becoming recognised as an essential workplace partner to boost business growth and suc...
24 Jan 2017
Lawyer as pastor
A knowledge of the law will still be useful – though unfortunately Googlable – but knowledge of people, business and the way society really func...
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May 11 2017
National firm recruits ‘major asset’
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Women’s legal service appoints chief executive
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Access to justice for young transgender Australians
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May 11 2017
The lighter side of the law: when law and comedy collide
On the face of it, there doesn’t seem to be much that is amusing about the law, writes Geoff Rober...
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May 10 2017
Advocate’s immunity – without fear or without favour but not both
On 29 March 2017, the High Court handed down its decision in David Kendirjian v Eugene Lepore & ...