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Gwalia furor a sham: lawyersMar 04 2013

Those who have applauded the federal Government's proposal to overturn the High Court's decision in the Sons of Gwalia case are those with same vested interests of those who lob

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Mar 04 2013ASIC weighs up options after third trial defeat

After three trial defeats in a month, the corporate regulator was left pondering late last year as t...

by Kate Gibbs

Mar 04 2013Heat falls on ASIC lawyer in AWB case

The credibility of a lawyer employed by ASIC has come under scrutiny in the Victorian Supreme Court....

by The New Lawyer

Mar 04 2013ASIC refuses to let AWB case derail

Three years after commissioner Terence Cole QC released his multi-volume report into the Australian ...

by Kate Gibbs

Mar 04 2013ASIC to appeal in One.Tel case

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has announced its plan to appeal last month's N...

by Kate Gibbs

Cost of court system to skyrocketMar 04 2013

The cost of running the federal court system will increase by 22 per cent this year. Big Law Write comment (0 Comments) ...

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Vic Bar spends $54m on new chambersMar 04 2013

The Victorian Bar has spent $54 million on new chambers buildings that will link two of the state's most prestigious barristers chambers. Bi...

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Women matching men at the barMar 04 2013

Female barristers are appearing in Australian courts at the same rate as their male counterparts, a newly released survey reveals.Big Law ...

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Federal Court describes 'Herculean effort' of C7 judgementMar 04 2013

The Federal Court yesterday detailed the enormity of the task facing both the trial and appeal judges on the C7 "mega litigation". Big Law...

by Kate Gibbs

Students trial the courtMar 04 2013

Would-be barristers and lawyers from Fort Street High on Friday triumphed in a mock trial in Sydney. Big Law Write comment (0 Comment...

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