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OPINION
18 Apr 2017
A weak link in organisational security
Security continues to be a hot topic in 2017. To the legal profession, data security is of paramount importance. For this reason, legal organisations ...
Nicole Billett
13 Apr 2017
On the legal beat
As the CEO of a virtual legal practice which offers legal professionals a more flexible and alternative career path, I meet many legal professional pe...
12 Apr 2017
Is your marketing team guilty of plagiarism?
Recently I became aware of a business that has lifted, verbatim, vast amounts of content from its competitors’ websites. It was a shocking display ...
11 Apr 2017
Legal aid funding crisis
Calls by academic lawyers, lawyer organisations and legal assistance organisations for increased funding in the May budget for legal aid and a reversa...
10 Apr 2017
World Health Day: A stitch in time
As a lawyer and the department manager of Shine Lawyers' Medical Law team, Friday's World Health Day marks a special day on the calendar to celebrate ...
7 Apr 2017
The virtual office – how does it work and how can you benefit from one?
The online world is fast disrupting the legal fraternity and the way work is competed for and completed for clients, and it is not going to stop, writ...
6 Apr 2017
An uphill battle
The issues we face in law firms to promote inclusiveness and diversity are not dissimilar to those faced in professional sports, where stigma associat...
5 Apr 2017
5 things you must do when selling or merging your legal practice
"Looking to sell or merge your legal practice?" asks Rohan Harris. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
30 Mar 2017
How funding cuts will affect our ageing population
Access to justice is a basic right for all members of our community, writes Christine Smyth. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
27 Mar 2017
Sleeping your way to the top
No, not in that way, writes Jerome Doraisamy. Write comment (1 Comment) ...
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