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12 Aug 2009
Twitter threatens lawsuit
Just an hour ago a Twitter application developer was threatened with legal action from Twitter itself. The New Lawyer has the scoop. Write comme...
7 Aug 2009
Judge in hot water over immigration complaints
A British High Court judge could lose his job after the Lord Chief Justice personally ordered an investigation into his attack on Britain's immigratio...
4 Aug 2009
Michael Jackson's mother handed custody of children
Michael Jackson's mother was granted permanent custody of the late pop star's children yesterday, ending one of the court battles that had been brewin...
4 Aug 2009
Girl takes KFC to court for $10 million
An 11-year-old Sydney girl is at the centre of a lawsuit involving fast food chain KFC for just over $10 million. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
4 Aug 2009
Spigelman makes tracks overseas
Chief Justice James Spigelman will head a major corruption inquiry in Antigua and Barbuda. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
3 Aug 2009
Victorian judges to resolve with ADR
Judges will have the power to lead mediation in civil cases under a proposed new law in Victoria. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
29 Jul 2009
Judges, lawyers to do jury duty
Victorian lawyers, judges and politicians could soon be expected to attend jury service. _x000D_ Write comment (0 Comments) ...
29 Jul 2009
Barrister's son in Darwin punch-up
The son of a prominent Darwin barrister has appeared in the Northern Territory Supreme Court for attacking a bouncer outside a Darwin club. Writ...
28 Jul 2009
Law student set to sue over bar exam oversight
A disabled law graduate is taking the bar association to court so that she may sit the bar exams. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
24 Jul 2009
DPP, lawyers, in court over legal advice
The director of prosecutions, with three other lawyers, is in court defending himself against a former client, who is attempting to sue them for legal...
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