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Politics Sep 16 2021 ByEmma RyanLawyers issue open letter to NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian

An open letter addressed to the NSW Premier endorsed by over 100 members of the legal, academic, and political professi...

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Politics Aug 23 2021 ByLauren CroftHuman rights and trade union groups support new bill

A number of organisations have supported the Australian Senate in passing a new bill that means goods made with forced l...

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Politics Aug 18 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyLegal orgs call for urgent action on Afghan crisis

Advocacy groups have joined members of the international legal community in expressing grave concern regarding the fall ...

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Big Law Aug 05 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyCautious elation in response to $378.6m redress for Stolen Generations

Following the filing of class action proceedings earlier this year, the federal government has announced a financial red...

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Big Law Jul 27 2021 ByEmma RyanWhat will need to happen to get Crown back up and running

The Royal Commission into the Casino Operator and Licence has wrapped up, with closing submissions concluding the Crown ...

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NewLaw Jul 26 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonFor one new lawyer, a passion for social change has evolved into a bud...

For one new lawyer, a passion for social change has evolved into a budding political career that has connected him with ...

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Politics Jul 19 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyHow Mark Speakman spearheaded defamation reform

When it comes to getting state and territory attorneys-general to agree to law reform, an A-G cannot be bogged down by s...

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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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Big Law Jul 05 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyEnsuring your take-home pay doesn’t decrease

All legal professionals should be checking their employment contracts as a matter of urgency, given that last week’s c...

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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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