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Checking references
Checking references

 Thomas Hobbs 01 Feb 2017

References are the employer’s last chance to identify any red flags that would prevent an offer. Reference checks ordinarily form an essential part of the hiring process...

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Hold your ground on pay
Hold your ground on pay

 Karin Derkley 01 Dec 2016

When Georgia* graduated from law school she presumed the equal pay issue was long won. “I thought that was all over long ago.” But when she approached her manager two years ago to ask about getting a pay rise...

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Bridging the gender gap
Bridging the gender gap

 Silvana Marasco 01 Dec 2016

It’s time to eliminate unconscious bias in workplace decisions. Attrition rates of women at senior levels in the law continue to be an issue for the legal profession in Australia. Research has shown that there are financial...

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Work in progress
Work in progress

 Tabitha Lovett 01 Dec 2016

Practitioners reveal how they balance the demands of their professional and personal lives. Tabitha Lovett, Equity Trustees general manager, philanthropy and not-for-profit services...

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Keep out of harm’s way
Keep out of harm’s way

 Legal Practitioners' Liability Committee 01 Nov 2016

Practitioners should be aware of key risks when acting for plaintiffs in personal injury litigation. Reviewing the claims against personal injury practitioners, the LPLC found from 2005 to 2015...

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Time management tips
Time management tips

 Katherine Lishman 01 Sep 2016

Whether you are at law school, starting your legal career or well advanced in the profession, time management is key to maintaining mental and physical wellbeing. Partner Reynah Tang, student Anna Belgiorno-Nettis and..

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Five ways to keep women in the law
Five ways to keep women in the law

 Riaza Rigby 01 Sep 2016

While more women are working in the law than ever, attrition rates from the profession are higher for women than men. To retain women in the law...

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Why it's time for value based billing
Why it's time for value based billing

 Adam Wakeling 01 Sep 2016

Most lawyers accept time-based billing without question. But we would think twice before becoming the customer of a dentist, a car mechanic or a real estate agent who charged by six-minute intervals. Is billing by the hour...

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Mental wellbeing and the legal profession
Mental wellbeing and the legal profession

 Andrea De Souza 01 Sep 2016

Last year the Australian Financial Review reported that lawyers rated lowest in health and wellbeing of all professionals. In particular..

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How to deal with the trauma of work
How to deal with the trauma of work

 Andrea De Souza 01 Sep 2016

Law is not for the faint-hearted. Some lawyers are exposed to traumatic situations and traumatised clients regularly. How do they deal with it? In my previous life as a plaintiff medical negligence...

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High Court Judgments
High Court Judgments

 Andrew Yuile 01 Jul 2016

In Attwells v Jackson Lalic Lawyers [2016] HCA 16 (4 May 2016) the High Court found that advocate’s immunity did not extend to negligent advice given by a solicitor that resulted in a settlement and consent orders...

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Threat to your information security
Threat to your information security

 LIV Media 21 Jun 2016

Businesses all across Australia are currently receiving thousands of emails per day attempting to infiltrate their systems and access sensitive information. These emails have innocuous subject lines such as...

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Planning for a stress-free summer break
Planning for a stress-free summer break

 Katie Miller 03 Dec 2015

There's no denying it – the end of the year is upon us. The end of year parties have started, clients want things done by Christmas and the chance for one more coffee catch up with a colleague has been replaced with a...

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Cool Legal Spaces and Places
Cool Legal Spaces and Places

 Katie Miller 18 Nov 2015

I recently visited a number of legal innovators in the US. One of the things that struck me was that the interesting people I met all worked in interesting spaces. It reminded me of the importance of place. The way places are designed...

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SAS or Army? The Specialist v Generalist debate facing lawyers and law firms
SAS or Army? The Specialist v Generalist debate facing lawyers and law firms

 Katie Miller 29 Oct 2015

There is a war looming over the legal profession. How do we survive in modern warfare with such huge changes taking place? We have technology...

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