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OPINION
23 Jun 2016
Why do people sue each other?
Understanding the psychology behind lawsuits can help lawyers get to the root of their clients’ issues, writes Bob Murray. Write comment ...
Jemima Harris
21 Jun 2016
Learning what makes the business tick
For in-house legal teams, getting under the skin of a business makes you a better lawyer, writes Jemima Harris. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
Ted Dwyer
17 Jun 2016
Lawyers aren’t dead – but law firms might be
Recent developments in AI technology directly threaten the existence of law firms. Not many are ready for this, writes Ted Dwyer. Write commen...
15 Jun 2016
Watch out BigLaw, Aldi’s here
Major law firms can take a number of lessons from the arrival of supermarket challenger brand Aldi in Western Australia, writes Katherine Thomas. ...
10 Jun 2016
Tips for aspiring tipstaves and associates
Young lawyers who previously worked as a judge's associate, tipstaff or researcher share their best advice for securing one of these high-profile r...
9 Jun 2016
The future of practice
The rapid pace of technological development and the spectre of automation make it an exciting time to be in law, writes James Boocock. Write ...
7 Jun 2016
Under pressure
As stress ramps up in the workplace, both lawyers and their clients may be feeling the effects, writes Bob Murray. Write comment (0 Comments...
3 Jun 2016
Slater and Gordon troubles put spotlight on client protections
While there are risks involved in law firm incorporation, it is worth remembering the mechanisms that protect clients, write Michael Legg and Marina N...
31 May 2016
Putting human rights on the table
The proposal to introduce a human rights act in Queensland has thrown a spotlight on the importance of human rights protections, write Bill Potts an...
27 May 2016
Vulnerable volunteers
Volunteering can be a valuable part of a law school education but students should be wary of crossing ethical and legal lines, writes Carl Buhariwala...
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