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Returning to work after a period of leave
Returning to work after a period of leave

 Melissa Lirosi Mar 2017

Every year in around mid-Feb the LIV registration phone starts ringing. Calls range from the calm and conscientious to the mildly panicked...

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On the frontline
On the frontline

 Belinda Wilson Mar 2017

We call on our leaders in law for help in educating the public. Within the first two months of this year we have seen a public assault on some of the most...

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In the wake of trauma
In the wake of trauma

 Nerida Wallace Mar 2017

Help is at hand for members. I am writing in the wake of the Bourke Street tragedy. Our focus at the LIV was to ensure our people were safe, that counselling...

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Unsolicited
Unsolicited

 Law Institute Journal Mar 2017

The Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission (IBAC) has the power to investigate police misconduct complaints but refers roughly 90 per cent to Victoria Police...

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700 members called
700 members called

 Law Institute Journal Mar 2017

LIV staff have spoken with more than 700 members as part of LIV’s Engage initiative since it launched mid last year, according to member engagement coordinator Trisha Narayan...

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Court on camera
Court on camera

 Law Institute Journal Mar 2017

Community Opening of the Legal Year: 2016 Victorian Senior Australian of the Year Uncle Jack Charles, LIV Councillor and past president Caroline Counsel, musician Archie Roach...

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When conventional justice fails
When conventional justice fails

 Bebe Loff and Dr Liz Bishop Mar 2017

A community-based restorative justice intervention project is aimed at survivor-victims of sexual violence. Despite the implementation of continuous reform since the 1980s..

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Advocacy
Advocacy

 Law Institute Journal Mar 2017

Australia Day celebrations: LIV president Belinda Wilson attended the Australia Day celebration at Government House, hosted by Governor of Victoria the Hon Linda Dessau...

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Council update
Council update

 Law Institute Journal Mar 2017

The LIV Council meets 10 times a year to consider matters of importance to members, the legal profession and the community. At the 10 February meeting Council welcomed new members...

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Pride in diversity
Pride in diversity

 Courtney Adamson Mar 2017

Work on LGBTI issues reflects DLA Piper’s own practices on diversity and inclusion. DLA Piper has, for many years, provided pro bono assistance to organisations and individuals...

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Mentoring Q&A
Mentoring Q&A

 Law Institute Journal Mar 2017

Why be a mentor? I have had wonderful mentors both as a student and now as a practitioner and I think it is important to pay that forward and mentor younger people...

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On the move
On the move

 Law Institute Journal Mar 2017

Administrative Appeals Tribunal: Danica Buljan, Anna Burke, Alison Murphy and Kim Parker have been appointed to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal...

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Defending old court houses
Defending old court houses

 Norrie Ross Mar 2017

Victoria’s legal history is closely tied to its many historic court houses. The fire that ravaged the historic Moonee Ponds court house in June last year is a reminder...

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Seeking refuge in Geelong: A community supporting local asylum seekers
Seeking refuge in Geelong: A community supporting local asylum seekers

 LIV Young Lawyers Feb 2017

Asylum seekers applying for a protection visa from the Australian government face an arduous application process...

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