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The Bar 01 August 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyLawyer convicted of indecent treatment of a child struck off

The Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal has ordered that one of the state’s lawyers, who failed to report his...

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The Bar 31 July 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyNZ chief judges move to address concerns for lawyers’ wellbeing

The chief judges of both the High Court and District Court in New Zealand have taken the “unusual step” of writing...

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Big Law 29 July 2023 ByLawyers WeeklyAs July comes to a close, workplace trends for lawyers and costs in...

As July comes to a close, workplace trends for lawyers and costs in litigation have been making headlines. Here is your...

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Big Law 26 July 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonSydney criminal lawyer shot in alleged ‘targeted’ attack

A high-profile Sydney criminal lawyer has been shot in what police believe was a “targeted” attack.

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The Bar 19 June 2023 ByLauren CroftLessons for criminal lawyers from Reeves v NSW

A judge recently ruled that a man held in an interview room by NSW Police despite repeatedly telling them he did not...

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Big Law 17 June 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyBonuses, promotions and court claims: What’s hot in law this week...

Legal news isn’t showing any signs of slowing down as EOFY approaches. Here is your weekly round-up of the biggest...

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Big Law 15 June 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonRegional criminal lawyer fights former firm on restraint clause

A regional criminal lawyer was forced to defend a decision to open his new practice within a minute’s walk of his...

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Big Law 13 June 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonHigh-profile criminal lawyer fails to scrap $130k bankruptcy notice

High-profile criminal lawyer Zali Burrows has failed to fend off a bankruptcy notice over a $130,000 legal bill.

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Big Law 10 June 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyBRS verdict, a pardon and more promotions: What’s hot in law this...

From Folbigg to Roberts-Smith, the past week has seen some groundbreaking court updates, while BigLaw promotions rounds...

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SME Law 25 May 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyCan robots commit crimes?

AI may soon reach a level whereby a robot would have the capability to form a criminal intent, act on that intent and do...

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