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SME Law
6 Jul 2018
Reported PEXA hacks a timely reminder to check security
The fallout over reported hacks of national e-conveyancing platform PEXA should serve as a reminder to lawyers and conveyancers to check the security ...
handshake, new director, new promotion
5 Jul 2018
New directors named at Aussie law firm
Two lawyers, specialising in separate practice areas, have stepped up to the plate as directors of a law firm based in Brisbane.  Write comme...
Lawyer, scales of justice
5 Jul 2018
QLD lawyer reprimanded for unsatisfactory professional conduct
A Caboolture-based practitioner has been publicly reprimanded and fined by the Supreme Court of Queensland for engaging in unsatisfactory professional...
4 Jul 2018
Lawyer flags dangers of facial recognition
The principal of Travis Schultz Law has issued a warning over the hidden dangers of facial recognition, noting that the technology can seriously jeopa...
4 Jul 2018
Swaab Attorneys promotes 9 lawyers
Mid-tier firm Swaab Attorneys have announced internal promotions across five of its practice groups. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
4 Jul 2018
Law firm founder heads to Chatswood firm
The founder of a boutique law firm has left to take up a special counsel role at a firm based in the Sydney suburb of Chatswood. Write comment...
4 Jul 2018
Melbourne fintech group raises $8.5m
KHQ Lawyers has advised a Melbourne-based start-up on a $8.5 million capital raising. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
4 Jul 2018
Silicon Valley tech company advised on ASX-listing
Maddocks has advised a Silicon Valley-headquartered technology company on its initial public offering and listing on the Australian Securities Exchang...
2 Jul 2018
Russell Kennedy boosts partnership by 20%
Russell Kennedy Lawyers has announced it has pulled off its largest promotion of senior lawyers in the firm's history. Write comment (0 Comme...
29 Jun 2018
Investment Evolution Coin advised on cryptocurrency launch
Public company Investment Evolution Coin has been advised on the launch of its cryptocurrency. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
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Australian law firm Thomson Geer has welcomed a new partner into their corporate and M&A team. ...
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WA’s Law Access appoints new company director and chairman
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Queensland crown prosecutor appointed to District Court
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Could a designer’s mindset bridge the justice gap?
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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...