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The Bar 28 August 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyWA Family Court registrar promoted to magistrate

West Australian Attorney-General John Quigley has elevated a registrar in the Family Court of Western Australia to a...

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Big Law 24 August 2023 ByLauren CroftLegal bodies and organisations across the country have congratulated...

Legal bodies and organisations across the country have congratulated the new Chief Justice of the High Court and paid...

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The Bar 22 August 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyStephen Gageler named as new High Court Chief Justice

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus have appointed the 14th Chief Justice of the High...

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Big Law 22 August 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonA law firm principal has taken a legal recruitment agency to court...

A law firm principal has taken a legal recruitment agency to court over his dissatisfaction with a new employee.

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The Bar 22 August 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyVictoria appoints new associate justice to Supreme Court

Catherine Gobbo, a “leading barrister in insolvency law and litigation”, has been elevated to the Supreme Court of...

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Big Law 17 August 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonASIC loses court bid to CommBank, Colonial First

ASIC failed to overturn a Federal Court finding that the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Colonial First State did not...

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Big Law 15 August 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonBankrupt lawyer back in court following $4.7m ATO debt

The Federal Court has heard yet another chapter in a long-running dispute involving a bankrupt Melbourne migration...

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The Bar 14 August 2023 ByLauren CroftCourt should not be limited in making decisions for children, LCA...

The court should have the discretion to make decisions in the best interests of a child, according to evidence provided...

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The Bar 14 August 2023 ByJerome Doraisamy2 silks appointed to NSW District Court

NSW Attorney-General Michael Daley has named two Sydney-based senior counsel as the newest judges of the state’s...

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Big Law 14 August 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonLawyer shot in ‘targeted’ attack wins court bid

A criminal lawyer shot in a “targeted” attack has won a court bid to have all electronic devices seized by police...

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