Politics

ABC saga highlights importance of defined governance dutiesOct 01 2018

The controversial sacking of Michelle Guthrie and subsequent resignation of Justin Milne from their respective positions at ABC highlight the importance of clearly-defined and s

by Jerome Doraisamy

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Sep 27 2018Firm highlights ‘lasting consequences’ following sacking of ABC MD Michelle Guthrie

An Australian law firm has opened up on the firing of ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie, saying...

by Emma Ryan

Sep 24 2018Royal commission into disability care sector still needed

The recent announcement to establish a Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety was necess...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Sep 24 2018Invictus Games Sydney 2018 unveils uniforms

Invictus Games Sydney 2018, who Lawyers Weekly’s parent company Momentum Media is working together...

by Emma Ryan

Sep 23 2018Dowson Turco Lawyers commends LGBTI hate crime inquiry

Sydney-based Dowson Turco Lawyers has welcomed a NSW parliamentary inquiry into historical LGBTI hat...

by Grace Ormsby

ALA calls for royal commission complaints reviewSep 23 2018

The Australian Lawyers Alliance (ALA) has called for an examination of the existing complaints process and determine how complaints can resu...

by Grace Ormsby

Victorian Law Reform Commission calls for greater victim supportSep 20 2018

The Victorian Law Reform Commission is calling for a new scheme to be introduced that will provide financial and practical assistance to vic...

by Emma Ryan

Strategic lawsuits against public participation – fight or flight?Sep 20 2018

Lawsuits that purport to limit public input are commonly used to silence critics and hinder freedom of expression, writes World Law Forum co...

by Joslyn Ma and Pratik Bakshi

Australian Women Lawyers join new Gender Equality CouncilSep 19 2018

Legal advocacy group Australian Women Lawyers will be a member association of a new independent national body dedicated to driving gender eq...

by Jerome Doraisamy

LCA approves extension for court reform hearingsSep 19 2018

The Law Council of Australia has applauded the passing of a Senate motion to ensure public hearings into a proposed reform of the family cou...

by Grace Ormsby