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LIJ March 2007

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Cover Story

Under attack: Legal professional privilege
Recent decisions show that legal professional privilege for inhouse lawyers and others is under siege, with more assaults to come.

By Emilios Kyrou

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Feature Articles

Disability Discrimination

“eInclusion” - an emerging obligation for website owners
Australian anti-discrimination legislation should be amended to ensure visually impaired and other disabled persons have adequate access to the Internet.

By Gordon Hughes


Against the grain - The ripple effect of the Cole Inquiry
The Cole Inquiry has brought the issue of bribery of foreign officials into the open. As a result, little used laws against such behaviour are now a real consideration for both international traders and their legal advisers.

By Andrew Field and Toan Le

Supernnuation Benefits

Drafting a will? Super!
When it comes to drafting a will, solicitors need to be aware that superannuation death benefits do not usually form part of the estate.

By Marita Wall

Child Welfare

Not quite working
While its aims are valid, the Working with Children Act needs amending to improve the quality of justice it delivers.

By Christien Corns

Limitation of Actions

Running out of time?
The concept of “date of discoverability” in personal injury cases remains largely untested, creating uncertainty for practitioners in determining when a limitations period begins.

By Andrea Tsalamandris


Publications Department

(for LIJ (Law Institute Journal) and LIV Directory and Diary inquiries only) Tel:(61 3) 9607 9319 Fax:(61 3) 9607 9451 Email: Managing editor: Carolyn Ford. Sub-editor/publications coordinator: Mary Kerley. Journalist: Karin Derkley. Sub-editor/proofreader: Libby Brown. Art director: Katherine Alexander. Editorial & administrative assistant: Sophie Suelzle. Advertising: Lisa Crowle.


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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