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20 Sep 2018
Dentons and Inner City Legal Centre launch trans legal service
Global law firm Dentons has partnered with Inner City Legal Centre to create a pro bono service providing trans and gender diverse people with support...
legal technology, organisation, evaluating technology
20 Sep 2018
What to look for when evaluating legal technology
When considering how legal technology can help transform your organisation, it’s important to start with where you identify the greatest pain (versu...
appointment, Holding Redlich, new partner, join
20 Sep 2018
Holding Redlich appoints ex-Gadens partner
Holding Redlich has announced a new partner in its Brisbane corporate and commercial group. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
19 Sep 2018
Law’s most satisfied revealed
Exclusive research has identified the roles, level of experience, location and gender within private practice that garner the greatest satisfaction le...
19 Sep 2018
Dentons confirms combination with Malaysian firm
Dentons has officially launched a combination with a Malaysian firm as it ramps up its focus on becoming a "pan-Asian law firm that reaches more of As...
19 Sep 2018
White & Case onboards HSF litigator
Global law firm White & Case LLP has announced a new partner in the firm’s Sydney office within the global commercial litigation practice, who j...
19 Sep 2018
NSW government, Macquarie Group agree to revamp of Martin Place Station
Following an unsolicited proposal from Macquarie to design and deliver a new station development at Martin Place, the NSW government has agreed to the...
18 Sep 2018
Better training, messaging needed to combat workplace harassment
The more empowered workers feel, the more likely they are to report instances of workplace bullying and sexual harassment, according to a workplace re...
18 Sep 2018
Innovation or fundamentalism – don’t forget who has the chequebook
The legal landscape in Australia is constantly transforming, defining the contours of a new legal order. Amidst the rift between those who want to pre...
18 Sep 2018
Diabetes crisis instigates advice on APAC ‘friendly’ takeover
Thomson Geer has advised China’s Yifan Pharmaceutical Co on its friendly takeover of the Singapore-based biopharmaceutical company SciGen, which is ...
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Bullying life
Oct 22 2018
Judicial bullying rife in Victoria
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Oct 19 2018
NSW Public Defenders and barrister battle over alleged ‘systemic failures’ in recruitment process
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APPOINTMENTS
Brisbane partner, Thomson Geer
Jul 26 2018
New Brisbane partner for Thomson Geer
Australian law firm Thomson Geer has welcomed a new partner into their corporate and M&A team. ...
 appoints new company director and chairman
Jul 25 2018
WA’s Law Access appoints new company director and chairman
Western Australia’s legal pro bono referral service Law Access is welcoming the announcement of a ...
Appointed, handshake
Jun 26 2018
Queensland crown prosecutor appointed to District Court
Crown prosecutor Glen Cash QC has been appointed to the District Court of Queensland and will presid...
opinion
return on investment, money, cash, Australian dollars
Oct 2 2018
What is the return on investment for legal marketing?
The biggest obstacle most have to answering these questions is an inability to understand the ROI of...
Legal education, lawyers, students
Oct 1 2018
Legal education issues are highlighting vulnerability of students
A significant source of vulnerability in students is insufficient education concerning their rights,...
Sep 26 2018
A letter to my law student self
To my law student self (some 15 years or so ago), this is just a little letter to you (from me now) ...