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Big Law Nov 25 2021 ByNaomi Neilson‘Alarming provisions’ in Religious Discrimination Bill: HLRC

The controversial Religious Discrimination Bill has been introduced into Parliament and, despite Prime Minister Scott Mo...

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Big Law Nov 24 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonWhat’s inside the updated Religious Discrimination Bill?

Following controversial drafts that unfairly targeted women, the LGBTQIA+ community and people of non-religious beliefs,...

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Big Law Nov 21 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonRevised religious discrimination bill to return to Parliament

The Religious Discrimination Bill will return to Parliament this week, this time with several amendments that included s...

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NewLaw Nov 08 2021 ByLauren CroftLess than a third of LegalTech founders are women – and are “large...

Less than a third of LegalTech founders are women – and are “largely invisible” within the industry. This urgently...

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Big Law Sep 13 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonReligious and anti-discrimination laws come to NSW and WA

NSW Attorney-General Mark Speakman has announced that the state will introduce religion to the Anti-Discrimination Act t...

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Big Law Aug 09 2021 ByJerome Doraisamy‘Record-breaking’ sexual harassment damages awarded in Qld

In the wake of a “manifestly inadequate” award, the president of the Industrial Court of Queensland has increased th...

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Big Law Aug 03 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonNSW law firms are being encouraged to implement a new workplace guide ...

NSW law firms are being encouraged to implement a new workplace guide around sexual harassment and discrimination within...

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Big Law Jul 05 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonAfter a court made disability discrimination cases “near on impossib...

After a court made disability discrimination cases “near on impossible to prove”, an alliance of lawyers started wor...

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Big Law May 10 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonAnti-discrimination laws set for major review

Victims of discrimination may soon have an easier time making and defending their complaints under Queensland’s new le...

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Big Law Apr 13 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonAn application alleging that the ACT Law Society discriminated against...

An application alleging that the ACT Law Society discriminated against a solicitor in circumstances in which his request...

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