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OPINION
9 Sep 2016
Wellness: mindful leadership – modern leadership
With business models across a range of industries being disrupted and the continuing debate on whether the billable hour model is sustainable, perhap...
Ruth Beran, UNSW
6 Sep 2016
What to do when you don’t have a clue
While there are some people who seem to know exactly what they want to be 'when they grow up', if you’re like me, figuring out exactly what you want...
Stuart
1 Sep 2016
New perspectives needed for legal industry innovation
The focus on legal innovation and tech adoption is not new. Industry experts like Richard Susskind have been saying it for years, and the smartest law...
18 Aug 2016
The real cyber security risk to lawyers
Not updating your mobile devices and hardware has the potential to expose confidential client information, writes David Rudduck. Write comment...
11 Aug 2016
The beauty of job rejections
The inevitable reality of successive job rejections, resulting from the oversupply of law graduates, is not necessarily a curse, writes Marie Iskander...
9 Aug 2016
More women lawyers, less litigation?
Statistically, the future of law belongs to women, writes Bob Murray. Write comment (4 Comments) ...
3 Aug 2016
Law firms' digital future
Many law firms are increasingly using digital tools and cloud-based solutions to improve their efficiency and cut costs. While the advantages of these...
28 Jul 2016
Technology in legal education
What does it mean to be a competent Australian litigation lawyer in 2016? The use of technology in legal education may hold the answer, writes Julian...
28 Jul 2016
Securing a job in NSW government
The following tips can help lawyers aspiring to state government roles get a foot in the door, writes Ruth Beran. Write comment (0 Comment...
27 Jul 2016
The law behind Russia's Olympics doping scandal
The legal framework for international sports has been put to the test in the International Olympic Committee’s ruling on Russia’s eligibility for ...
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APPOINTMENTS
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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. ...
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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
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opinion
Speech bubble, designer's mindset
Aug 15 2018
Could a designer’s mindset bridge the justice gap?
New approaches are needed in legal design thinking, writes Andrea Perry-Petersen. ...
Lucy Dickens
Aug 14 2018
A stress-free guide to breastfeeding at work
You’ve made it through the first few months of new motherhood and the time has come for you to don...
signing or renegotiating your employment contract
Jul 5 2018
5 things to think about when signing or renegotiating your employment contract
The excitement of starting a new role, especially in a competitive market, can often result in agree...