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Corporate Counsel Apr 06 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyPreventing disputes must be focus of GC’s role

Enabling businesses to achieve their stated outcomes, by way of avoiding litigation, is where law departments and their ...

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Big Law Mar 29 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonLegal advocates are concerned the Morrison government is comfortable i...

Legal advocates are concerned the Morrison government is comfortable in the knowledge that transferring a person outside...

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SME Law Mar 25 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyEgo gets in the way of being client-centric

Confidence and assertiveness are important traits, but practitioners who are overly egocentric will almost always fail t...

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SME Law Mar 18 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyBuilding blocks for a sustainable law firm

There are non-negotiable steps that boutiques must take to ensure their businesses do not fall over, says Travis Schultz...

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SME Law Mar 18 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyThe nexus between physical and financial wellness

For small-business owners, including legal professionals, holistic health on a personal and financial level goes hand in...

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Big Law Mar 16 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyWhy listing is a ‘logical step’ on this firm’s journey

Hamilton Locke managing partner Nick Humphrey explains why his firm’s holding company is set to list, what it hopes to...

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Corporate Counsel Mar 16 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyIf proposed amendments to Australia’s charity sector pass, the secto...

If proposed amendments to Australia’s charity sector pass, the sector’s ability to provide access to justice will be...

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Big Law Mar 11 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyJulia Gillard’s concern for gender equality in law post-pandemic

While COVID-19 seemingly opens the door for parity in legal workplaces, the former PM is worried there may actually be s...

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Big Law Mar 11 2021 ByRachel BairdWhy being good at your job does not equip you to lead

Lawyers can be very effective leaders with a deliberate mindset shift to embrace four leadership traits, writes Rachel B...

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Big Law Mar 11 2021 By'Harry Conway'We’re on firm ground: The rule of law allows non-judicial inquiries

In categorising the presumption of innocence as immunity from non-judicial investigation, our legal and political leade...

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