Latest Legal News View All Articles

Help needed

Read More

News: The LIV is calling for assistance from the legal community to help deal with asylum seeker applications following the recent announcement by the federal government that applications must be lodged by 1 October 2017. The "legacy caseload" refers to a group of...

Chief witness

Read More

LIJ: Moira Rayner’s big voice has been a boon to her latest role. The first wedding lawyer Moira Rayner performed was for Aboriginal activist Gary Foley. The two had worked together on the campaign to save Northlands Secondary College when Ms Rayner was Equal Opportunity...

Food/wine/coffee

Read More

LIJ: Hitherto, your correspondent’s reviews have been about places to lunch, and the occasional dinner. But what do you do if you need to meet with a client or colleague from out of town, who only has a short window in the morning before flying home? Hardware Société may...

Upcoming Activities View All Activities

  • Practice Management Conference

    This conference presents an exciting opportunity for lawyers in all stages of their own practice journey to learn the key techniques and information they need to succeed. If you are just starting out in your own practice, or looking into the option, the sessions in Stream 1 featured on this page are designed for you.

    Thu 22 Jun - 08:30 AM
    The Events Centre, Collins Square

    727 Collins St, Melbourne

    Read more
  • Essential Skills CPD Catch-Up

    Need to rectify your CPD for 2016, or want to get a head-start on your compliance requirements for the new year? This interactive half-day seminar is the ideal way to get three compulsory CPD units while also building your practical skills and knowledge of ethical best practice.

    Tue 20 Jun - 01:00 PM
    LIV Lecture Theatre

    470 Bourke St, Melbourne

    Read more
  • Will Drafting Masterclass

    By attending this masterclass, you will develop the advanced drafting skills you need to achieve your client’s desired outcomes and avoid risks later. Learn practical will drafting strategies from renowned expert Allan Swan, author of the CCH Service Australian Estate Planning, and get answers to specific questions you may have.

    Mon 05 Jun - 08:30 AM
    LIV Lecture Theatre

    470 Bourke St, Melbourne

    Read more
  • Business Structures, Sales and Aquisitions Fundamentals

    If you're new to commercial or business law, this workshop will give you a head start on the step-by-step processes involved in business sales and acquisition.

    Mon 19 Jun - 01:00 PM
    LIV Lecture Theatre

    470 Bourke St, Melbourne

    Read more
  • LIV Legal Careers Fair

    If you are a penultimate or final-year law student interested in obtaining seasonal and graduate employment, this is the perfect event to get your feet wet and help you find out what sort of jobs are available. Don’t miss this free opportunity to network with key stakeholders during the height of your career planning.

    Thu 13 Jul - 05:00 PM
    Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

    1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf

    Read more