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Big Law Nov 21 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonFollowing the announcement that the pandemic bill debate would be adjo...

Following the announcement that the pandemic bill debate would be adjourned, Victoria’s peak legal body has asked memb...

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Big Law Nov 08 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonSA introduces sweeping DV legislation to prevent homicide

A suite of new changes under domestic and family violence law reforms will prevent serious offences like murder and coer...

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Big Law Oct 28 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonNew Victorian legislation that will grant Premier Dan Andrews the fina...

New Victorian legislation that will grant Premier Dan Andrews the final say in public health order decisions, including ...

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Big Law Oct 27 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonVIC legislation gives Premier sweeping COVID powers

New legislation that gives Victorian Premier Dan Andrews the power to have the final say on COVID-19 public health order...

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Politics Oct 25 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyProposed privacy reforms released

The Morrison government has unveiled the exposure draft of a bill that it says will better protect Australians online a...

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Big Law Oct 20 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonWhat’s inside NSW’s new whistleblower legislation

The NSW Ombudsman will work alongside agencies and public officials to implement new whistleblower legislation that will...

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Big Law Oct 10 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonALA calls for federal legislation to protect COVID-19 tracing data 

A national legal body has warned that unless there is major law reform behind the COVID-19 tracing data, serious breache...

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Big Law Sep 21 2021 ByMatt Baumgurtel, David O’Carroll and Rahul TijoriwalaESB recommendations are dead. What’s next?

National Energy ministers will meet this week to consider the ESB’s advice to the Energy National Cabinet Reform Commi...

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Politics Sep 19 2021 ByLauren CroftNew VIC reforms to protect LGBTQI+ community

The Victorian government has announced planned reforms to further protect the LGBTQI+ community in the state, in a move...

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SME Law Sep 14 2021 ByJemma BarnardChildhood injuries, parental conduct and the law

The role that parents and caregivers assume when a child comes into their lives is enormous, writes Jemma Barnard. ...

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