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Sharing information key to public trust
Sharing information key to public trust

 Karin Derkley 29 Jun 2018

Government lawyers need to encourage transparent information sharing processes, a Law Institute of Victoria government law conference has been told... 

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GST withholding regime starts July 1
GST withholding regime starts July 1

 Karin Derkley 26 Jun 2018

From 1 July, the GST withholding regime begins where purchasers of new residential premises and potential residential land will have to pay the GST component of the purchase price directly to the Australian Tax Office (ATO)...

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PEXA hack raises security fears
PEXA hack raises security fears

 Karin Derkley 26 Jun 2018

A fraudulent transfer of $250,000 points to serious security weaknesses in the electronic conveyancing system that is scheduled to become mandatory later this year...

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New DNA powers open to abuse
New DNA powers open to abuse

 Karin Derkley 22 Jun 2018

New police powers to obtain DNA samples from adults, youth and disabled suspects without a court order are unwarranted and open to abuse, lawyers say... 

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VLRC greenlights contingency fees
VLRC greenlights contingency fees

 Karin Derkley 21 Jun 2018

Lawyers should be able to charge contingency fees on approval from the Supreme Court, a report on litigation funding and class actions by the Victorian Law Reform Commission (VLRC) recommends...

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Seek help before crisis hits, lawyers told
Seek help before crisis hits, lawyers told

 Karin Derkley 19 Jun 2018

Lawyers exposed to potentially traumatic material should take a leaf out of the book of medical professionals such as psychologists and psychiatrists and seek out proactive debriefing sessions...

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Lawyers honoured in Queen's Birthday list
Lawyers honoured in Queen's Birthday list

 Karin Derkley 14 Jun 2018

A founding contributor to the legal assistance sector is one of several Victorian lawyers who have been recognised in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours.

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Regulating legal technologies
Regulating legal technologies

 Karin Derkley 13 Jun 2018

The rise of automated legal advice technologies (ALATs) is generating a slew of questions as to whether and how they can be regulated...

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Mentoring program benefits whole profession
Mentoring program benefits whole profession

 Kleo Cruse 12 Jun 2018

Lawyers can benefit from mentoring, no matter what stage of their career... 

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Electronic monitoring undermines rehabilitation
Electronic monitoring undermines rehabilitation

 Karin Derkley 08 Jun 2018

Tracking young parolees with electronic bracelets may undermine the objective of rehabilitation that is a fundamental principle of juvenile justice, youth justice experts say...

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ORBIT targets legal assistance clients
ORBIT targets legal assistance clients

 Karin Derkley 04 Jun 2018

An online tool is helping legal assistance providers get their clients off the "referral roundabout" and matched up with the right service provider to deal with their legal problems...

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Costs recovery tips
Costs recovery tips

 John Colonna 01 Jun 2018

How to maximise costs recovery for your client. As a costs lawyer, I am frequently asked by practitioners the following. “My client has an order for costs in their favour. How do I...

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June LIJ flipbook
June LIJ flipbook

 Law Institute Journal 01 Jun 2018

Welcome to the June LIJ flipbook. You can turn pages electronically, magnify type and click through to editorial content, LIV goods and services and upcoming events and advertising...

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Administrators at large in a legal labyrinth
Administrators at large in a legal labyrinth

 Anthony Burke 01 Jun 2018

Work as an administrator presents unique, complex and intellectually engaging challenges. It is a niche area of legal practice that seems likely to grow and create opportunities for experienced lawyers with broad based experience...

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To frack or not to frack
To frack or not to frack

 Andrew Komesaroff and Christopher Langton 01 Jun 2018

New legislation will have significant implications for companies exploring for and extracting gas and petroleum in Victoria...

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