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SME Law
9 Mar 2018
Firm pushes for platforms like Facebook to be held responsible for cyber bullying
Then big tech companies behind social media platforms should be liable under law for the harm cyber bullying can cause, a principal at Maurice Blackbu...
Expansion, additional member, appointment
9 Mar 2018
Barry.Nilsson. makes new Melbourne hire
The firm has announced the appointment of a new consultant, who brings with her more than 15 years’ experience. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
magnifying glass, Lawyer sounds alarm on SMEs’ ‘Russian roulette’
8 Mar 2018
Lawyer sounds alarm on SMEs’ ‘Russian roulette’
The founder of Progressive Legal has shared the potential repercussions many entrepreneurs face in starting a business. Write comment (0 Comm...
7 Mar 2018
Out-of-the-box financial analysis key to capturing losses in infrastructure disputes
The increasing sophistication and prevalence of infrastructure and construction disputes in Australia in coming years will put the quality of financia...
6 Mar 2018
Arts grad wins Clyde & Co Art Award
Sydney College of the Arts graduate Wendy Ma has won the 2018 Clyde & Co Art Award. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
1 Mar 2018
4 in 5 SMEs have no business plan
A staggering four in five businesses do not have a working business plan in place, an advisory firm has found, undermining their ability to resolve pr...
1 Mar 2018
Norman & Associates appointed to take over management of development site
A deal has been brokered to appoint a new manager for 432 leasehold allotments currently being developed in South Australia. Write comment (0...
28 Feb 2018
DCC appoints new trademark principal
Davies Collison Cave has announced the appointment of a new principal to its Sydney-based trademark practice. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
27 Feb 2018
Two-party merger to benefit Aussie start-up space
Two Australian law firms have announced they will merge next week in a bid to consolidate their offering to the tech and start-up sector. Writ...
27 Feb 2018
Tassie lawyer relocates to join firm's Toowoomba office
A Tasmanian-born solicitor has joined the ranks of a Queensland firm’s Toowoomba practice. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
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Promo season at Allens
A group of lawyers at Allens have received promotions across its PNG and Australian offices. ...
May 11 2017
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National firm recruits ‘major asset’
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ANZAC Day
Apr 24 2018
Anzac Day reflections: Two-up and civic duty
With Anzac Day almost here, we should be aware of where we can legally play Two-up, and also conside...
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Apr 11 2018
The role of young lawyers in normalising diversity
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Eating healthily in the workplace can have long-standing benefits for lawyers, whereas skipping meal...