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Big Law Apr 12 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyIBA, COL team up for online anti-harassment training

The International Bar Association and The College of Law Australia have joined forces to produce a series of e-learning ...

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Big Law Apr 11 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyWorkplace remedies needed in combatting sexual harassment

Making workplaces more accountable for what happens under their roofs may be part of the solution in stamping out sexual...

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Big Law Apr 11 2021 ByJerome Doraisamy4 factors driving legal businesses post-pandemic

According to one COO, there are four key considerations that law firm leaders must dedicate energy to if their businesse...

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Corporate Counsel Mar 16 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyIf proposed amendments to Australia’s charity sector pass, the secto...

If proposed amendments to Australia’s charity sector pass, the sector’s ability to provide access to justice will be...

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Big Law Mar 11 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyJulia Gillard’s concern for gender equality in law post-pandemic

While COVID-19 seemingly opens the door for parity in legal workplaces, the former PM is worried there may actually be s...

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Big Law Mar 08 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyJulia Gillard’s advice to young women lawyers

Former prime minister Julia Gillard has offered tips to emerging female legal professionals in what she describes as an ...

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Big Law Mar 04 2021 ByCourtney Robertson and Alexandra GraysonA guide to having a baby, taking leave and returning to work

Thinking about having a baby? This is what you need to know about your rights and as a legal professional, write Courtne...

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NewLaw Mar 03 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyThe case for new pricing models post-pandemic

There is an “appetite for change” in Australia’s legal profession, and – according to eight NewLaw firms – mul...

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Corporate Counsel Mar 02 2021 ByJerome Doraisamy‘Governance-led recovery’ needed following royal commission report

Governance is set to be a key pillar of the federal government’s actions coming out of the aged care royal commission,...

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Corporate Counsel Feb 23 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyResponding to changes to director resignation requirements

Recent changes to the Corporations Act provide an opportunity to bolster internal processes and ensure law departments h...

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