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Politics 31 January 2024 ByLauren CroftA-G to meet with senior members of Biden administration

Attorney-General of the Commonwealth of Australia Mark Dreyfus KC MP is travelling to Washington, DC, this week to meet...

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Politics 30 January 2024 ByLauren CroftThe 2024 Australia Day Honours list has named numerous legal...

The 2024 Australia Day Honours list has named numerous legal professionals as officers of the Order of Australia (AO),...

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Corporate Counsel 23 January 2024 ByDavid HollingworthMedibank hacker to be sanctioned under new cyber laws

The federal government has revealed that a Russian citizen is behind the nearly 10-million-person hack and will face...

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Politics 17 January 2024 ByDaniel CroftThe full list of government agencies affected by the cyber attack on...

The full list of government agencies affected by the cyber attack on BigLaw firm HWL Ebsworth has been released by the...

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Politics 20 December 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyMigration Strategy to ‘significantly impact’ legal profession

A “milestone year” lies ahead for migration lawyers with the Albanese government’s newly released Migration...

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Politics 04 December 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyBarristers encouraged by Commonwealth’s progress on equitable...

Recently released data from the Attorney-General’s Department show a “notable positive performance” from the...

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Politics 01 December 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyFirms’ pro bono hours loom large as government tender process opens

Early last week, the request for tender to re-establish the Whole of Australian Government Legal Services Panel went...

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Big Law 27 November 2023 ByAnnie Haggar‘Let’s kill all the lawyers’

The famous line goes all the way back to 1592 when it was uttered by Dick the Butcher in Shakespeare’s Henry VI....

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Politics 16 November 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyNew Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions named

Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus has appointed a Victorian silk as the newest Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions...

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Politics 15 November 2023 BySonya ParsonsDisability Royal Commission and restrictive practices: Where to next?

For governments asked to respond to the Disability Royal Commission by the end of March, deciding what action to take on...

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