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Politics 29 September 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyThe proposed Voice to Parliament is “simple, straightforward, safe...

The proposed Voice to Parliament is “simple, straightforward, safe and modest”, and lawyers have a duty to ensure...

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Politics 09 August 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyLawyer named as Change Our Game ambassador

Molina Asthana, a Melbourne-based lawyer, advocate, and board director, has been named as an ambassador for the...

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SME Law 14 July 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyMelbourne-based partner named as new ALA national president

The Australian Lawyers Alliance has appointed a partner from Melbourne-based firm Arnold Dallas McPherson as its new...

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The Bar 05 June 2023 ByLauren CroftWhile artificial intelligence (AI) and other emerging tech are likely...

While artificial intelligence (AI) and other emerging tech are likely to replace a number of legal functions outside the...

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Politics 11 May 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyFormer Bar Association presidents call shadow A-G’s Voice comments...

In an interview with News Corp earlier this week, Senator Michaelia Cash said that the proposed Voice to Parliament...

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The Bar 10 May 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyVictorian Bar members to vote on body’s Voice stance

Any decision by the Victorian Bar to support the proposed Indigenous Voice to Parliament, or not take a public position,...

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Politics 09 May 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyLIV backs Voice

While acknowledging there is a “diversity of views” among its members, the Law Institute of Victoria has thrown its...

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Politics 24 April 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyVoice ‘just and legally sound’, says Law Council

Australia has “unfinished constitutional business”, and the proposed Voice to Parliament should be passed in a...

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Big Law 03 April 2023 ByJess FeyderIt’s a lawyer’s duty to do community advocacy

One solicitor and CEO of a charity discusses her many community advocacy roles, what motivates her, and how she fits it...

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Big Law 21 March 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyIndia could be next big growth opportunity for global firms

BigLaw firms with Australian presences are excited by the decision to open up India to foreign lawyers and practices....

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