Latest law News

Ripped-off and exhausted: junior doctors take on NSW Health over extensive unpaid overtime
Shortage of Estradot 25 and 75
Idea to ban burning solid fuel outdoors extinguished
Iceland should step up efforts to detect and enforce its foreign bribery offences
A very 2020 Christmas message about those unwanted gifts
Security tips for online gaming
Warning to cooperate with EPA investigations or face consequences
Consumer crackdown sees builder cop $25,500 fine
Businesses don’t know they may be able to claim COVID losses
Senior Counsel becomes District Court judge
Allens advises Newcrest on renewable energy PPA
Allens advises on Australia’s first PPP green loan
New fines for illegal parking
ASIC places restrictions on Regional Express following continuous disclosure failures
Greens propose an inquiry into drug harm minimisation
Noel Leeming Group warned for making delivery representations without reasonable grounds during COVID-19 lockdown
‘Tasting Qualities’: what a good cup of tea tells us
NSW Police Force response to LECC inquiry into strip search practices
Melbourne first keyhole treatment for benign breast lumps
Update on Council’s draft local law
Slater and Gordon launches IPO Wealth Fund class action
Allens advises Santos on Barossa LNG SPA
Littleproud welcomes stronger farmer protections against extreme animal activists
Rosemary Kayess: Human Rights Day Oration 2020
Dangerous drivers held to account in Hume
$6,000 fine for property manager who took money from agency trust account
Revised advertising guidelines come into effect 14 December 2020
Territories Legislation Amendment Bill 2020
Parliament passes legislation to implement further Hayne Royal Commission recommendations
Release of ACCC perishable agricultural goods inquiry report
Final appointments made to Court of Appeal
ASIC releases technical updates to RG 246
Law Council President calls for Parliament to reinstate judges to authorise ASIO questioning powers
2021 Law Council of Australia Executive
FMA issues formal warning for market manipulation
Correction – External Collection Agents Request for Tender
Sections of Echuca’s on-street parking to change
IR changes will allow employers to cut pay and conditions
Yarra’s parks, streets to be alcohol-free during New Year period
Union demerger laws must be resisted by Labor, cross bench
Election promise to security guards fulfilled
ASIC succeeds in application to wind up Chris Marco’s unregistered managed investment scheme
Australian Young Lawyer Award 2020 goes to LGBTIQ+ inclusiveness advocate
Human rights advocate, Stephen Keim SC, wins Law Council of Australia President’s Award
Reservation fees A distraction from family law costs and delays flawed merger bill will cause
Consultation looks at changing laws to allow fire pits in Kingston
Morrison Government to give Registered Organisations flexibility to de-merge
Header fires spike amid bumper crops and hot, dry conditions