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SME Law Sep 13 2021 ByMarguerite PicardIs enforcement of the Certificate of Genuine Effort what’s needed?

It is only when we take some “law” out of dispute resolution and add other skills that we can truly offer “resolut...

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SME Law Sep 09 2021 ByLibby ThomasWhy I transitioned from nursing to law in my late 20s

Changing vocational pathways can be scary, but if it feels right, making the jump – and doing so in the right ways –...

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SME Law Sep 08 2021 BySue ParkerThe myths and reality of thought leadership and personal branding

Not every lawyer can be or wants to be a thought leader, major influencer, or a big brand personality. And that’s perf...

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Big Law Sep 07 2021 ByStefanie CostiBuilding a successful law firm requires thought and planning, but abov...

Building a successful law firm requires thought and planning, but above all, investment in the staff that work there, wr...

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Big Law Sep 06 2021 ByCorey RabautAlan Joyce, Qantas Group CEO, has recently announced a policy that man...

Alan Joyce, Qantas Group CEO, has recently announced a policy that mandates that it will be a requirement that employees...

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Big Law Sep 05 2021 ByRebecca HoughtonWhy your first 90 days in the job are important

We have all heard of a 90-day plan, but how many of us have ever actually done one? asks Rebecca Houghton. ...

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SME Law Sep 02 2021 ByMarguerite PicardUnpacking interdisciplinary legal practices

There is an inevitability about interdisciplinary practice, including the way it will play out in redefining ‘law’ a...

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SME Law Sep 01 2021 ByBruce SimmondsClass action proceedings a border fiasco option

The beachside resort of Coolangatta has become the unlikely battlefront in the stand-off between Queensland and NSW as ...

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Big Law Aug 31 2021 ByZana BythewayMore can be done to support women’s workplace rights

There’s a practical and immediate way we can reduce the gender wage gap now, writes Zana Bytheway.

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Big Law Aug 30 2021 ByCraig SomervilleThe benefits offered by the adoption of cloud computing are now well u...

The benefits offered by the adoption of cloud computing are now well understood, however many Australian law firms are s...

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