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Corporate Counsel
10 May 2017
Two new Sydney partners for Sparke Helmore
Sparke Helmore Lawyers has welcomed two new partners to the fold. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
30 under 30
9 May 2017
This year’s 30 Under 30 finalists revealed
The finalists for Lawyers Weekly’s 30 Under 30 Awards have been announced. Write comment (1 Comment) ...
Keyboard
9 May 2017
New platform to put in-house teams in control
Legal technology start-up Crowd & Co has launched a new online platform to help in-house teams manage their external spending. Write comme...
9 May 2017
Qld government commits $500K to legal start-up
The Queensland government has allocated $500,000 to Brisbane-based legal technology provider Lawcadia, with the aim of encouraging innovation in the p...
9 May 2017
Clutz appoints new partner
Clayton Utz has announced it has appointed a new partner to its national restructuring and insolvency practice, who joins the firm from Ashurst. ...
5 May 2017
Cracking junior lawyers’ expectations
The bulk of junior lawyers still cite making partnership as the primary goal, however are prepared to leave their firms in two years or less. ...
5 May 2017
Workplace report delivers insights into business of law
Piper Alderman has released the results of its third annual Employment Matters Survey, with telling results for law firms and their clients. W...
4 May 2017
Jamie Oliver snags back restaurant franchise
Two of the celebrity chef’s companies have been advised on the buyback of his Italian restaurant business in Australia. Write comment (0 Co...
4 May 2017
Vic budget to hand down $89m upgrade to courts
The premier of Victoria has announced the 2017-18 state budget will deliver $89.2 million to revamp ageing IT systems at the Children’s and Magistra...
4 May 2017
Sydney takes the hit in HDY sacking
New information has emerged about Henry Davis York’s decision to retrench more than 20 staff this week.   Write comment (8 Comments) ...
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