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Blog: “It’s during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light” - Mental Health Foundation Australia. This week is Mental Health Week, a week not only to raise awareness of mental health, but to educate and engage, as it is something that affects us all, either personally, or as a...

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LIJ: Section 323 requires that amounts “payable to the employee in relation to the performance of work” be paid in full, at least monthly and in money (s323(1)), via cash, instruments such as cheques, EFT or, where one is prescribed, the method authorised by a modern award (MA) or...

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LIJ: The 2017 federal budget saw the announcement of two important changes to the foreign resident capital gains withholding regime from 1 July 2017. Legislation giving effect to the changes has been enacted and is now in force. Special condition 1B of the Contract of Sale of Real Estate co-published by...

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  • Academy Series

    We all long for a career that offers challenges, stimulation and growth. Drive your career direction and development with the LIV Academy Series.


    LIV Lecture Theatre

    470 Bourke St, Melbourne

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  • 14th Victorian Legal Awards

    Online registrations for the 14th Victorian Legal Awards are open. Recognise outstanding achievement by nominating your peers for Victoria's most prestigious legal awards.

    Fri 03 Nov - 05:00 PM
    Nominations close!

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  • Prospective Accredited Specialist Networking Evening

    Accredited Specialisation offers the opportunity to set yourself apart as an expert in your area of law. If you have 4+ years of post-admission experience and are interested in applying for accredited specialisation in 2018, we invite you to join us for an informal networking evening at the LIV.

    Thu 26 Oct - 05:30 PM
    LIV Lecture Theatre

    470 Bourke St, Melbourne

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  • Workplace Relations Conference

    The LIV Workplace Relations Conference 2017 will provide an excellent opportunity to learn about the latest developments in employment law and workplace relations practice.

    Fri 27 Oct - 08:30 AM
    Sheraton Melbourne Hotel

    27 Little Collins St, Melourne

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  • Legal Fun Run & Walk

    Each year, hundreds of legal professionals and law students gather in Melbourne and take to the track. Get your colleagues together for an evening of fresh air, exercise, networking – and the delicious post-run reward of a BBQ.

    Mon 20 Nov - 05:00 PM
    Royal Botanic Gardens

    Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne

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