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The Bar
4 Oct 2017
Silk road for senior barristers in NSW
The NSW Bar Association has picked 11 barristers this year for the prestigious appointment to senior counsel. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
Scales of Justice
2 Oct 2017
Council declared for ACT Law Society
The new Council of the ACT Law Society has been revealed. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
South Australia, new magistrate, appointment
2 Oct 2017
South Australia nabs new magistrate
Acting Attorney-General Jack Snelling has announced that an experienced South Australian lawyer has been appointed as magistrate. Write commen...
29 Sep 2017
Podcast: Exploring the scandalous Lionel Murphy archives
In this episode of The Lawyers Weekly Show, Melissa Coade is joined by Stephen Walmsley SC, a retired District Court judge and the author of The Trial...
29 Sep 2017
Major family law review receives backing
The significant review into Australia’s family law system has gathered support from the nation’s peak legal body. Write comment (4 Commen...
29 Sep 2017
Why modern slavery is a business issue for Australian law firms
With the Australian government recently announcing its support for a Modern Slavery Act, Australian businesses have to put modern slavery firmly on th...
28 Sep 2017
Elder abuse ‘epidemic’ requires tougher laws, NFP says
Not-for-profit advocacy group Greysafe has called on the federal government to develop an action plan to deal with elder abuse. Write comment ...
25 Sep 2017
Transgender teens should not need legal approval for hormone treatment, court hears
A transgender 17-year-old known as Kelvin has appealed in the Family Court against the requirement of court approval for stage two treatment. ...
25 Sep 2017
NFP CEO appointed Victorian Legal Services Commissioner
The CEO of a Victorian not-for profit pro bono legal services provider has been named as the state’s next Legal Services Commissioner. Write...
22 Sep 2017
Australia poised to combat illegal organ harvesting: ALHR
The Australian Lawyers for Human Rights are calling for changes to the law so that organ trafficking crimes outside of Australia are capable of consti...
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