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Big Law Aug 26 2021 ByMannie Kaur VermaThe age of coronavirus has forced legal practitioners to up-end how th...

The age of coronavirus has forced legal practitioners to up-end how they deliver legal services. Such evolutions give ri...

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Big Law Aug 23 2021 ByJoel ZyngierFactors to consider with vaccine mandates

Aside from the clear community risk presented by COVID-19 and the according public good served by higher vaccination rat...

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Big Law Aug 08 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyIs SPC’s vaccine mandate lawful and reasonable?

Australian-owned fruit packing and canning company SPC has announced it will mandate COVID-19 vaccinations for all on-si...

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SME Law Aug 04 2021 ByEmma RyanWhy firms should overhaul their WFH policy

While the pandemic has paved the way for greater WFH opportunities, firms need to establish new practices, policies and ...

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Politics Aug 01 2021 ByLauren CroftProposed legal euthanasia policy raises concerns

STEP Queensland has expressed concerns over the state’s proposed voluntary assisted dying policy and cautioned against...

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Big Law Jul 28 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyAshurst launches 26-week parental leave policy

BigLaw firm Ashurst is introducing a “landmark” global parental leave policy, which it says strengthens its support ...

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Politics Jul 15 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyClarity needed with family violence regimes

There are several issues with the proposed Family Law Amendment (Federal Family Violence Orders) Bill 2021 that need to ...

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SME Law Jul 05 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyCould employers offer vaccinations in the office?

Many employers already have the structures and sophistication to provide vaccinations safely in the workplace to their s...

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Corporate Counsel Jun 29 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyGCs have a responsibility to push for better D&I policies

In conversation with Lawyers Weekly, Linktree general counsel Rosanna Biggs discussed the duty for law department leader...

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Big Law Jun 03 2021 ByMarijke BassaniThe façade of #auslaw’s social justice efforts

Culturally safe environments should not deny, dismiss or disrespect the cultural identities, authority, advice and knowl...

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