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Notifiable Data Breaches Scheme: draft guidance materials demonstrate that preparation is paramount
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • October 12 2017

With less than six months to prepare for the mandatory data breach regime, businesses and other organisations have some better guidance on how to get


An ‘exceptional power’: Restraining a lawyer from acting in aid of the administration of justice
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • October 10 2017

An unfortunate trend in commercial disputes across Australia has been the rise of superior court applications by a party seeking to remove their


Don’t let the sunset on your legislative instruments
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • October 6 2017

It is all too easy to be beaten by the timeframes that lead to legislative instruments sunsetting, with unintended results. In this article we remind


Basic “rules of thumb” when assessing mental capacity
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 27 2017

When solicitors are approached by people wishing to make a new will or amend an existing will, one of the principal considerations is whether or not


Draft legislation introduced preventing alleged perpetrators of domestic violence from cross-examining their victims
  • Cooper Grace Ward
  • Australia
  • September 14 2017

It can be a distressing experience for the victims of family violence to cross-examine, or be cross-examined by, their violent former partner in



The Legal Profession Uniform Law (NSW) (LPUL)
  • William Roberts Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 16 2017

The Legal Profession Uniform Law (NSW) (LPUL), among other matters, sets out the parameters for the standard of engagement expected of law practices


Purpose, privilege and duty - surviving the break down
  • Dentons
  • Australia
  • August 16 2017

The recent decision of Sharpe v Grobbel 2017 NSWSC 1065 acts as a reminder for lawyers about their duty to claim privilege for clients even if they


Legal Profession Uniform Law and Informed Instructions
  • William Roberts Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 16 2017

The Legal Profession Uniform Law (NSW) (LPUL), among other matters, sets out the parameters for the standard of engagement expected of law practices


Cartels in Australia
  • Allens
  • Australia, Global
  • August 7 2017

A structured guide to the cartel regime in Australia