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LIJ August 2007

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Cover Story

Breaking the barriers: Victorian Indigenous lawyers

By Harriet Morley

Cover Story

Feature Articles

Drugs in Sport

Battle of the codes
The AFL is struggling to reconcile conflicting approaches to the issue of drugs in sport.

By Paul Horvath


But we agreed!
Practitioners need to be aware of all the issues involved when ascertaining whether an informal agreement is a legally binding contract.

By Albert Monichino


Clamping down: Drink-driving penalties and some defences
Recent changes to Victorian drink-driving legislation mean tougher penalties, and some complex superior court decisions with ramifications for motorists, police and defence lawyers alike.

By Warwick J Walsh-Buckley

Insurance Claims

Time cuts both ways
A Federal Court decision on timing in disablement claims may prove a double-edged sword for insurers.

By David Kelsey-Sugg

Financial Reporting

Tipping off: It’s as easy as s123
New anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing legislation will affect financial service providers and others in the way business is done.

By Adam Segal


Publications Department

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Editorial committee

Chair: Gerry Bean Members:  Tony Burke, Geoff Gronow, Melissa Macken, Chris Molnar, Cameron Ross and Carolyn Ford.


Editorial policy

All contributions and letters to the editor to be addressed to: Managing editor, Carolyn Ford, Law Institute of Victoria Ltd, GPO Box 263, Melbourne 3001. Tel: (61 3) 9607 9319. Mob: 0406 004 935. Fax: (61 3) 9607 9451. Email: Views expressed by contributors are not necessarily endorsed by the Law Institute of Victoria. No responsibility is accepted by the Institute, the editor or the printers for the accuracy of information contained in the text and advertisements.

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