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Big Law Nov 04 2020 ByJerome DoraisamyNational firm acquired by global claims management business

An Australian law firm with six offices across the country, and its sister businesses, are being acquired by a listed gl...

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Big Law Aug 10 2020 ByJerome DoraisamyWhat a Trump re-election could mean for Australian lawyers

The upcoming US election will be a “watershed” vote, and if Donald Trump wins a second term, it may have a significa...

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Big Law Aug 05 2020 ByJerome DoraisamyHow a Biden presidency could impact Australian lawyers

A victory by former vice-president Joe Biden in the looming presidential election could result in a vastly different pro...

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Politics Jul 20 2020 ByJerome Doraisamy‘I chose not to be another statistic’

Having grown up in the projects of Las Vegas, become a US state senator and now practising law in Melbourne, Donald Bett...

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Corporate Counsel Jun 09 2020 ByJerome DoraisamyMitigating risk upon reopening following lockdown

With restrictions easing across Australia, businesses face personal injury and other risks they will need to mitigate to...

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Big Law Oct 09 2019 ByNaomi NeilsonDentons forms ‘first truly national’ US law firm

A Dentons partnership in the US will enable the first national law firm in the country to be realised, serving as a one-...

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Big Law Oct 03 2019 ByJerome DoraisamyA partner at a global law firm has alleged, in an open letter and regu...

A partner at a global law firm has alleged, in an open letter and regulatory filing, that a co-managing partner of the f...

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Big Law Aug 29 2019 ByEmma RyanSlater and Gordon to be hit with counterclaim

Watchstone Group is set to serve and file an amended defence and counterclaim against the UK arm of Slater and Gordon fo...

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Big Law Apr 30 2019 ByJerome DoraisamyHow is wellness advocacy progressing in the US legal profession?

A Wisconsin-based psychotherapist has outlined how American lawyers are faring in combating psychological ill-health, in...

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Big Law Apr 10 2019 ByJerome DoraisamyJones Day being sued by 6 associates for ‘fraternity culture’

The United States arm of global firm Jones Day is facing a class action from six female attorneys, all former associates...

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