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The Bar 07 February 2024 ByJerome Doraisamy2 judges appointed to County Court of Victoria

The Victorian government has appointed two new judges to the state’s County Court.

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The Bar 23 January 2024 ByDaniel CroftVictorian court breach much worse than first thought

Court Services Victoria has revealed that the cyber attack it suffered last year was much more substantial than first...

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The Bar 12 January 2024 ByKeith Ford‘Finfluencer’ infringed trademark, court finds

The Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia has determined that a financial adviser and finfluencer infringed the...

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Big Law 05 January 2024 ByLawyers WeeklyTop 10 class action stories in 2023

2023 was a massive year for class actions – with a number of key judgments delivered. Here, see the top 10 class...

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SME Law 29 December 2023 ByEmma MusgraveGetting behind the ‘kindness in law’ movement

The legal profession has shifted away from the adversarial and combative approach that has long characterised the...

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The Bar 22 December 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyNew magistrate named for WA Family Court

West Australian Attorney-General John Quigley has appointed a family law specialist as a magistrate of the state’s...

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The Bar 19 December 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyValue of briefs to women barristers highlights ongoing gender pay...

While new data from the Law Council shows that targets are being met on equitable briefing rates, the percentage of...

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Big Law 16 December 2023 ByLawyers WeeklyFolbigg conviction quashed and a fake lawyer convicted: What’s hot...

This week, numerous court cases, the alma maters of the profession’s rising stars, and further BigLaw movements have...

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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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The Bar 04 December 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyMaster of the Supreme Court, District Court judge appointed in WA

For the first time, a woman has been appointed as Master of the Supreme Court of Western Australia, with a senior...

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