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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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Politics Aug 26 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyA lawyer at plaintiff firm Shine Lawyers has slammed the failures of f...

A lawyer at plaintiff firm Shine Lawyers has slammed the failures of federal and state authorities to vaccinate Indigeno...

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Politics Aug 23 2021 ByJerome Doraisamy4 AAT members reappointed

Two full-time and two part-time members of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal have been reappointed by the federal gove...

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Politics Aug 18 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyLegal orgs call for urgent action on Afghan crisis

Advocacy groups have joined members of the international legal community in expressing grave concern regarding the fall ...

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Big Law Aug 17 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyMixed response to permanent changes to disclosure laws

Last week, the federal government passed legislation making permanent last year’s temporary changes to Australia’s c...

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Politics Aug 16 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyThe Aboriginal Legal Service has expressed fear that efforts by the NS...

The Aboriginal Legal Service has expressed fear that efforts by the NSW Police Force to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in...

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SME Law Aug 15 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyPrivacy law, the pandemic and opportunities ahead

Privacy law continues to be a growth area in the regulatory compliance space, says Kara Birch, with evolutions ramping u...

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Politics Aug 09 2021 ByJerome Doraisamy‘So much more is needed’ to Close the Gap

Legal advocates have welcomed the federal government’s injection of over $1 billion to Close the Gap, but noted that t...

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Big Law Aug 05 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyCautious elation in response to $378.6m redress for Stolen Generations

Following the filing of class action proceedings earlier this year, the federal government has announced a financial red...

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Politics Jul 19 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyHow Mark Speakman spearheaded defamation reform

When it comes to getting state and territory attorneys-general to agree to law reform, an A-G cannot be bogged down by s...

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