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Careers in Law Profile: Jasmine Pisasale

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Blog: Jasmine Pisasale is an associate at Slades & Parsons Solicitors, and is a practising criminal lawyer. She is a member of the LIV Criminal Law Executive Committee. The LIV Young Lawyers recently spoke with Jasmine to find out more about her career as...

Lump sum invoices and itemised bills

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LIJ: Practitioners need to be aware that in a costs review they may not be permitted to amend their initial invoice to the client and may be bound by it. The Legal Profession Uniform Law (Uniform Law) and its predecessor, the Legal Profession Act 2004 (LPA)...

When tax needs to be raised

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LIJ: Do you help your clients make informed choices about tax issues? Every year the Legal Practitioners’ Liability Committee receives notice of claims where one of the issues was the alleged failure by a practitioner to raise tax issues with the client. In one claim a practitioner...

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  • Legal Comedy Debate: Lawyers vs Machines

    Will lawyers be terminated by technology? Judgment Day is coming and the war between lawyers and machines is inevitable. Join us for the 15th Legal Comedy debate as we take on another contentious topic.

    Mon 10 Apr - 06:00 PM
    Athenaeum Theatre

    188 Collins St, Melbourne

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  • Women in Leadership Conference

    Commencing with a keynote presentation by Australian Sports Commission CEO Kate Palmer, the second annual Women in Leadership Conference will equip senior women across law and business with new ideas, expert insights and practical tips for becoming a more effective and influential leader.

    Fri 28 Apr - 08:30 AM
    RACV City Club

    501 Bourke St, Melbourne

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  • LIV Insights – Drugs in Sport

    Is the war on drugs in sport actually working? Touching on his experiences with anti-doping laws, Mark “Bomber” Thompson will join Olympic gold medallist rower Kim Brennan AM; Patrick Keyzer, head of La Trobe Law School; and Paul Horvath, principal of Sports Lawyer, for this fascinating discussion.

    Thu 20 Apr - 07:00 AM
    The Events Centre

    727 Collins St, Docklands

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  • Applications for 2017 specialisation close soon

    Becoming an accredited specialist gives you a platform to differentiate yourself from your fellow practitioners, demonstrating your particular competence and enhanced skill level. Applications close Friday 7 April, so make sure yours is in by the due date!

    Fri 07 Apr - 05:00 PM
    Law Institute of Victoria

    470 Bourke St, Melbourne

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