law-week-2018

Latest law-week-2018

Big Law May 17 2018 ByJerome DoraisamySA Law Society slams Law Week as ‘inefficient use of resources’

Resources dedicated to community engagement can be better allocated across the course of the calendar year, rather than ...

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Big Law Nov 30 -0001 ByJerome DoraisamyCommunity-focused events a hit in WA Law Week

Law Week in the west has been “busy and engaging”, with the Law Society of Western Australia’s showcasing of acc...

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Big Law May 17 2018 ByMelissa CoadeCourt diversion programs in Victoria are at risk of bias and prejudice...

Court diversion programs in Victoria are at risk of bias and prejudice, a new report launched by Liberty Victoria's Righ...

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Politics May 16 2018 ByEmma Ryan‘Resources-strapped’ legal centres affecting access to justice

The Australian Lawyers Alliance has voiced their concerns about the lack of commitment for additional funding to the leg...

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SME Law Nov 30 -0001 ByEmma RyanWA pro bono initiative to bridge the gap

Over 500 of Western Australia’s legal community will gather together as part of a pro bono initiative dubbed the Walk ...

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Big Law May 15 2018 ByEmma RyanVLF director highlights importance of community legal understanding

The executive director of the Victoria Law Foundation has reiterated the significance of this year’s National Law Week...

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Big Law Nov 30 -0001 ByMelissa Coade'Side-splitting' serves of comedic gold on the menu for Law Week

Ten young guns will put their legal nous and witty sensibilities to the test in an awesome display of humour and verbal ...

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SME Law May 14 2018 ByJerome DoraisamyNSW CLC hosts social justice heroes photo exhibition

Marrickville Legal Centre is hosting a photo exhibition which celebrates local people’s victories in fighting for just...

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Big Law May 09 2018 ByJerome DoraisamyWA Law Week to highlight access to justice

Lawyers Weekly spoke with Clayton Utz senior associate and Law Society of Western Australia president Hayley Cormann abo...

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SME Law Nov 30 -0001 ByAndrew PeglerThe brand advantages of plain English contracts

When we meet a stranger, we have one fundamental question — “are they friend or foe?” Everything follows from that...

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