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LIV opposes mandatory sentences, judicial officers must retain discretion
LIV opposes mandatory sentences, judicial officers must retain discretion

 LIV Media 22 May 2018

The Law Institute of Victoria opposes mandatory sentences and believes Victoria’s magistrates and judges must retain discretion when it comes to sentencing, adding the “special reasons exception” must be retained for people with serious mental health issues.

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Three simple tips that will help you grow your business
Three simple tips that will help you grow your business

 LIV Membership 21 May 2018

Did you know that the majority of Victorian sole practitioners and smaller firms oversee their own marketing and promotion? 

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A breach of trust
A breach of trust

 Michael Wise SC 01 May 2018

The proliferation of the trust as a vehicle for commercial activity presents issues in litigation – principally, whether a beneficiary can step around an impecunious...

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Federal Court judgments
Federal Court judgments

 Dan Star QC 01 May 2018

In Deputy Commissioner of Taxation v Rennie Produce (Aust) Pty Ltd (in liq) [2018] FCAFC 38 (20 March 2018) the Full Court considered the interaction between...

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Family Law judgments
Family Law judgments

 Robert Glade-Wright and Craig Nicol 01 May 2018

In Trustee of the Bankrupt Estate of Hicks & Hicks and Anor [2018] FamCAFC 37 (26 February 2018) a majority of the Full Court (Strickland and Murphy JJ) allowed...

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Supreme Court judgments
Supreme Court judgments

 Professor Greg Reinhardt 01 May 2018

The applicant was an adult son of the deceased, Genevieve Davison, who died in April 2014. The first respondent was the administrator of the intestate estate of the deceased...

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Post mortem risk management
Post mortem risk management

 Legal Practitioners’ Liability Committee 01 May 2018

What has a post mortem examination to do with risk management? A doctor conducting a post mortem thoroughly examines the deceased to try to determine the cause and manner of death...

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Everyone’s a winner
Everyone’s a winner

 Jessica Andreacchio 01 May 2018

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) is a common process undertaken by many corporate entities and individuals in order to achieve resolutions in disputes...

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That should be illegal
That should be illegal

 Julianna Marshall 01 May 2018

Many women lawyers would have grown up without contemplating that they could be paid less because they were female. Our natural expectation of pay equity is highlighted...

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LIV advocacy
LIV advocacy

 Law Institute Journal 01 May 2018

The LIV, with the Criminal Law Executive Committee, wrote to Greens MP Sue Pennicuik. The LIV raised concerns in relation to the reduction of the availability...

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A knock to the head
A knock to the head

 Annette Greenhow 03 Apr 2018

Sport-related concussion issues are likely to be deliberated in Australian courts in the next 12 months...

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Practice notes
Practice notes

 Law Institute Journal 03 Apr 2018

Family Law Amendment (2018 Measures No. 1) Rules 2018: Due to the Family Law Amendment (2018 Measures No. 1) Rules 2018 there have been a number of changes...

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Call for family law review submissions
Call for family law review submissions

 Australian Law Reform Commission 03 Apr 2018

The Australian Law Reform Commission is calling for submissions from family law professionals and those with experience of the family law system...

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Notice of action
Notice of action

 Russell Cocks 03 Apr 2018

Perhaps the epitome of “unknown unknowns” is the Notice of Action...

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Prison to homelessness
Prison to homelessness

 Divya Sharma 03 Apr 2018

Soaring stamp duty revenue could be linked to social housing growth...

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