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Memo to LCA on Strengthening Character Test
Memo to LCA on Strengthening Character Test

 Administrative Law and Human Rights Section 16 Apr 2019

The Law Institute of Victoria (LIV) provided a submission to the Law Council of Australia for the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee Inquiry into the Migration Amendment Strengthening Character Test Bill 2018...

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Inquiry into dowry abuse in Australia
Inquiry into dowry abuse in Australia

 Administrative Law and Human Rights Section 08 Apr 2019

Dowry abuse is prevalent in Australia. The LIV has written to the Senate to conduct an inquiry into dowry abuse...

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LIV Concerns about
LIV Concerns about "non-lapsing binding death benefit nominations"

 Succession Law Section 21 Feb 2019

The LIV has written to the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) about the validity of "non-lapsing binding death benefit nominations" being offered by some major regulated superannuation funds. 

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LIV Supports National Power of Attorney Scheme
LIV Supports National Power of Attorney Scheme

 Elder Law Section 20 Feb 2019

The LIV has written to the Law Council of Australia to express its support for nationally consistent Power of Attorney laws, and the introduction of a national register, to minimise the risk of Powers of Attorney being used as instruments of financial elder abuse.

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LIV Submission to the Inquiry into the Victorian On-Demand Workforce
LIV Submission to the Inquiry into the Victorian On-Demand Workforce

 Workplace Relations Section 19 Feb 2019

The LIV has made a submission to the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions' Inquiry into the Victorian On-Dmenad Workforce (the 'gig economy'). 

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LIV Submission on Sexual Harassment in Australian Workplaces
LIV Submission on Sexual Harassment in Australian Workplaces

 Workplace Relations Section 17 Jan 2019

The LIV has made a submission to the Law Council of Australia's response to the Australian Human Rights Commission's Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in Australian Workplaces. 

The LIV made 13 recommendations aimed at preventing and responding to sexual harassment. 

 

 

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LIV's Memo to LCA on Strengthening the Character Test
LIV's Memo to LCA on Strengthening the Character Test

 Administrative Law and Human Rights Section 28 Nov 2018

The Law Institute of Victoria (LIV) provided a submission to the Law Council of Australia for the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee Inquiry into the Migration Amendment Strengthening Character Test Bill 2018.

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Inquiry into the Family Law Courts
Inquiry into the Family Law Courts

 Family Law Section 23 Nov 2018

The LIV has prepared a submission to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee concerning proposed reforms to the Australian family law court system...

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LIV calls on government to fund Balit Ngulu
LIV calls on government to fund Balit Ngulu

 Family Law Section 05 Oct 2018

The LIV has written to the Attorney-General Martin Pakula expressing concern at the closure of the Aboriginal Youth Legal Service known as Balit Ngulu because of a lack of government funding...

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Letter to Attorney-General
Letter to Attorney-General

 LIV Human Rights Committee 23 Jul 2018

The LIV's letter to the Attorney-General on mandatory sentencing for attacks on emergency services and health workers...

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Call for state government to fund Aboriginal youth legal service
Call for state government to fund Aboriginal youth legal service

 Family Law section 19 Jul 2018

The LIV has written a letter to the Attorney-General Martin Pakula calling for recurrent, secure and separate funding to the Aboriginal Youth Legal Service known as Balit Ngulu...

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LIV supports the Modern Slavery Bill 2018
LIV supports the Modern Slavery Bill 2018

 Workplace Relations Section 13 Jul 2018

The LIV has provided feedback to the Law Council of Australia (LCA) on the Modern Slavery Bill 2018.

 

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Letter to Minister Neville on the Serious Offenders Bill 2018
Letter to Minister Neville on the Serious Offenders Bill 2018

 Lara Freidin 04 Jun 2018

The LIV wrote to Minister Neville outlining its concerns with the human rights implications of post-sentence detention of persons that are already serving sentences for serious violent offences.

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LIV Submission to Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry
LIV Submission to Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry

 Elder Law Section elderlawsection@liv.asn.au 02 May 2018

The LIV's submission to the Banking Royal Commission highlights the need for increased methods of detection by banks and financial service entities to reduce the prevalence of financial elder abuse.

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LIV letter to AG - VLSB+C response to LIV PC Fees RIS submission
LIV letter to AG - VLSB+C response to LIV PC Fees RIS submission

 Barton Wu 22 Jan 2018

The LIV wrote to the Attorney-General to express ongoing concerns following the VLSB+C's response to its submission on the draft RIS for new PC Fees Regulations.

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