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OPINION
26 Jul 2016
Exploring the regulatory use of telematics
As the cost-effectiveness, accuracy, reliability and coverage of telematics improves, its use by governments for regulatory purposes will become a ‘...
Claire Vines
22 Jul 2016
Debunking the disruption myth
‘Disruption’ is the latest buzzword floating around the legal industry today – but what does it actually mean and how, as lawyers, can we mak...
Albert
21 Jul 2016
Investor-state disputes: the Philip Morris case
Australia’s win in the Philip Morris case has shown that the investor-state dispute settlement system is worth keeping, write Albert Monichino QC ...
19 Jul 2016
Wellness: stop and breathe
As lawyers sit glued to their computer screens, they may lose sight of the effects on their breathing and general health, writes Katerina Petrogiann...
13 Jul 2016
Hard lessons from Channel 9's child abduction saga
Family lawyers can gain a number of valuable insights from the ‘child recovery’ attempt backed by Channel Nine in Lebanon, writes Jennifer Heth...
12 Jul 2016
Use it or lose it
A recent decision in the Federal Court could redefine the circumstances in which trademark holders can lose their marks, writes Ken Philp. ...
8 Jul 2016
The privilege to know and the duty to act
Lawyers have an obligation to take action on the issue of Indigenous incarceration rates, writes Bill Potts. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
1 Jul 2016
Litigation funding changing the game
The rise of litigation funding is the way of the future for corporate and in-house lawyers, writes Patrick Moloney. Write comment (0 Commen...
28 Jun 2016
Cultivating client happiness in law
Client happiness governs success in all businesses, and law firms are no exception, writes Meda Royall. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
24 Jun 2016
The new default: expert witness conclaves
The new Standard Orders for Hearings fundamentally change expert evidence in the NSW District Court, write Eugene Romaniuk SC, Bruce Smith and Mii...
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