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LIJ May 2010

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Cover Story

Lawyers with disabilities: Ready, willing and able

Lawyers with disabilities overcome many barriers to earn their degree,  but most find their greatest battle is to find employment.  But, as this special edition of the Law Institute Journal shows,  once employed, such lawyers often excel and the firms and organisations in which they work reap unexpected benefits.

By Jason Gregory

Feature Articles

Let's be clear about the price

Let's be clear about the price
Compliance with  new component  pricing provisions is far from simple.

By Caroline Coops and Yanson Ching

No Rush to Judgment

No Rush to Judgment
Seeking summary judgment or summary dismissal in the Federal Court is not as straightforward as it might seem. Practitioners need to proceed with care.

By Ben Gardiner

Running a cartel?  Go directly to jail

Running a cartel? Go directly to jail
Operators of cartels now face not only big fines, but also time in jail. And new laws criminalising cartels leave no room to move.

By Julie Clarke

Take care with negligence

Take care with negligence
The latest developments in the law of negligence appear to be leading to confusion rather than clarity.

By James Plunkett

The T.I.E.A.: Coming to a tax haven near you

The T.I.E.A.: Coming to a tax haven near you
The pursuit of tax evaders using offshore havens will be made easier by the use of multi-jurisdictional information exchanges.

By Tony Anamourlis and Les Nethercott


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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