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Big Law Dec 01 2021 ByNaomi Neilson and Jerome DoraisamyChristian Porter announces resignation

Following a tumultuous year complete with a rape allegation coming to light, costly defamation action, a move to the bac...

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Corporate Counsel Nov 30 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyThe Australian Law Reform Commission has unveiled “significant compl...

The Australian Law Reform Commission has unveiled “significant complexity” in Commonwealth legislation regulating co...

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Politics Nov 29 2021 ByReporterScott Morrison and Michaelia Cash are set to introduce “world-leadin...

Scott Morrison and Michaelia Cash are set to introduce “world-leading” court powers to combat trolling and reform de...

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Politics Nov 29 2021 ByJerome DoraisamySolicitor-General reappointed for 5-year term

Attorney-General Michaelia Cash has reappointed Dr Stephen Donaghue QC as the Solicitor-General of Australia.

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Big Law Nov 07 2021 ByPhilip LomaxAppetite strong for class actions

New research indicates that most Australians are open to joining a class action, writes Philip Lomax.

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Politics Oct 25 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyProposed privacy reforms released

The Morrison government has unveiled the exposure draft of a bill that it says will better protect Australians online a...

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Big Law Oct 17 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyLloyd Babb to chair Law Council’s new national security committee

The Law Council of Australia has established a national security committee to guide its advocacy on the nation’s domes...

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Politics Oct 05 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyPlaintiff lawyers and litigation funders have responded furiously to t...

Plaintiff lawyers and litigation funders have responded furiously to the federal government’s draft laws to cap class ...

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Politics Sep 30 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyThe legal issues surrounding AUKUS

While Australia’s newest security and defence pact is “one of the most important in our lifetime”, there are numer...

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Big Law Sep 21 2021 ByMatt Baumgurtel, David O’Carroll and Rahul TijoriwalaESB recommendations are dead. What’s next?

National Energy ministers will meet this week to consider the ESB’s advice to the Energy National Cabinet Reform Commi...

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