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Due to the rapid increase in image sharing platforms, advances in technology and globalisation, revenge porn has become an unfortunate buzzword in recent years.
Civil Rights Communication Video Recordings Young Persons
Council amendments will have serious ramifications for Melbourne’s homeless population. On 7 February 2017, in a contentious move, City of Melbourne’s Future Melbourne Committee...
Human Rights Justice Voluntary Associations/Pro Bono Young Persons
Justice Connect's Stage 2 Access provides free legal help to vulnerable teens. For trans and gender-diverse teens, access to Stage 2 hormone treatment...
Diversity Human Rights Voluntary Associations/Pro Bono Young Persons
Criminal Law Section
The LIV's Review of Victoria's Bail System submission was prepared in response to the Victorian Government's decision to review Victoria's Bail System.
Access to Justice Advocacy Courts Criminal Procedure Health Human Rights Judgment Justice Police Powers Punishment Technology
Proposed changes to local laws aiming to reduce the number of homeless people in the CBD will result in more vulnerable people...
Discrimination Human Rights
Tess McEvoy is legal counsel and program coordinator at the International Service for Human Rights (ISHR) in Geneva and New York. She spoke to the LIV Young Lawyers about her career...
Advocacy Human Rights
I have carried out international legal work in the context of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In 2014 I accepted a position as a law fellow through Palestine Works with the Mossawa Centre – the Advocacy Center for Arab Citizens...
Yesterday, we celebrated International Women’s Day – a day to call all of us, irrespective of gender, age or...
Diversity Women's Rights
Prominent cultural diversity commentator Tasneem Chopra is the keynote speaker at the Dame Roma Mitchell Memorial Lunch...
Diversity Leadership Networking Women's Rights
Law Institute Journal
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...
In Simic v New South Wales Land and Housing Corporation  HCA 47 (7 December 2016) the Corporation required certain undertakings to be provided and Simic...
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...
Diversity Human Rights Voluntary Associations/Pro Bono
For Federal Court judge Mordecai Bromberg promoting human rights and the rule of law is close to home. From small things, big things grow. That is true of the human rights movement...
Keren Murray and Andrew Tabone
In October 2016, the Department of Justice & Regulation submitted its Access to Justice Review Report to the Victorian Attorney-General...
Access to Justice Advocacy Courts Dispute Resolution Human Rights Justice Technology Voluntary Associations/Pro Bono
The Law Institute of Victoria has sent a letter to City of Melbourne councillors expressing its concern about by-law amendments that may...
Discrimination Human Rights Justice
CPD & Networking