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Working on wills
Working on wills

 Georgia Murphy-Haste 01 Dec 2017

Since 2016, Sparke Helmore has provided wills clinics for Aboriginal people in rural and regional Australia. The initiative was established to address the concern that around 70 per cent of burial disputes...

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Protected under the Evidence Act?
Protected under the Evidence Act?

 Jessica Andreacchio 01 Dec 2017

We should be mindful of what information is disclosed during, and outside of, settlement negotiations. Section 131 of the Evidence Act 2008 (Vic) sets out the exclusion of evidence in relation to settlement negotiations...

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Age of reason
Age of reason

 Jade Murphy 01 Dec 2017

Intelligence, resilience and aptitude can be found in all ages. On 1 July this year, I was appointed to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal as a full-time member. My role involves...

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Three mistakes lawyers make in legal drafting
Three mistakes lawyers make in legal drafting

 LIV Professional Development 24 Nov 2017

Legal drafting is a skill that should be continuously improved upon throughout your career in law. There are always new strategies to be learned, and as with any skill, if it is not used often enough it can grow stale... 

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Linked out by restraint?
Linked out by restraint?

 Luke Connolly 01 Nov 2017

So you’ve decided to move on with your career and take up an exciting role with a competitor. The problem is you signed a restraint that prevents you from poaching employees and clients for six months...

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Lawyers take a stand
Lawyers take a stand

 Christopher Smith 01 Nov 2017

On 28 August 2017, on breakfast radio, the federal Immigration Minister Peter Dutton controversially declared that lawyers and law firms providing pro bono assistance to asylum seekers are “un-Australian”. This rebuke...

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Audits add value
Audits add value

 Legal Practitioners' Liability Committee 02 Oct 2017

File audits are an important tool for all legal practices...

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High Court judgments
High Court judgments

 Andrew Yuile 01 Jul 2017

Meaning of “inflicted” where accused caused contraction of disease – recklessness and foresight of risk In Aubrey v The Queen [2017] HCA 18...

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Federal Court judgments
Federal Court judgments

 Daniel Star 01 Jul 2017

Misfeasance in public office – elements of the tort – whether complaint to regulators was exercise of power attached to public office...

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Practice notes
Practice notes

 Law Institute Journal 01 Jul 2017

The Family Court and Federal Circuit Court of Australia will be moving to the provision of digital court orders for legal representatives from 1 July 2017...

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It’s appealing
It’s appealing

 Katie Miller and Brittany Myers 01 May 2017

Metricon Homes v Softley & Softley sets out two tests for applications for leave to appeal VCAT decisions to the Supreme Court which have practical implications for practitioners.

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Federal Court Judgments
Federal Court Judgments

 Dan Star SC 01 May 2017

Whether s33 of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 (Cth) authorised revocation of administrative decision – whether the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 (Cth) evinced a contrary...

 

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Similarities and differences
Similarities and differences

 Anna Parker and Suzanne Bettink 01 Apr 2017

Families are often involved in both the Children’s Court and the Family Law Courts. practitioners should be aware of the main differences in the laws and processes of the two jurisdictions...

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Practice notes
Practice notes

 Law Institute Journal 01 Apr 2017

The filing of a Notice of Risk is mandatory with any initiating application or response seeking parenting orders in the FCC. It is the prescribed form used for allegations of child abuse and family violence...

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Practice notes with byte
Practice notes with byte

 Julian Lambert 01 Apr 2017

New court guidelines encourage speed and efficiency in civil proceedings. The Supreme Court of Victoria and Federal Court of Australia have recently updated their technology in civil proceedings...

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