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Free speech is in peril: We need the voices of public servants in the political debate.
  • BAL Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 29 2017

Praising your agency is welcome, but not criticising it - new social media guidelines continue a troubling trend of silencing public servants’ free


WWC Checks - changes to strengthen protections but is a WWC Check enough for schools?
  • Gadens
  • Australia
  • August 9 2017

From 1 August 2017 changes came into effect to increase the protection for children by broadening the type of contact with children for which a


Health Alert (Australia) 17 July 2017
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • July 17 2017

The plaintiff and defendants are specialist radiologists who operated three radiology clinics. The commercial relationship between the parties was


Health Alert (Australia) 27 June 2017
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • June 27 2017

The applicant was an ICU nurse who had been employed by the respondent. The applicant suffered a non-work related injury, as a result of which she


Child Safe Employment Practices in Schools
  • FCB Group
  • Australia
  • June 2 2017

The safety of children must never be compromised. Schools and other institutions working with children must apply a range of HR and recruitment


Health Alert (Australia) 08 May 2017
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • May 8 2017

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) commenced separate proceedings against two companies, Social-Lites and Elusion New Zealand


Health Alert (Australia) 03 April 2017
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • April 10 2017

The High Court of Australia refused Reckitt Benckiser's request to appeal a previous decision of the Full Court of the Federal Court


Is your school ready to implement critical new ‘reportable conduct’ laws from 1 July 2017?
  • FCB Group
  • Australia
  • March 30 2017

Legislation has been passed by the Victorian Government amending the Child Wellbeing and Safety Act 2005 (Vic), to introduce a “reportable conduct”


General Counsel Update - February 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Indonesia
  • March 1 2017

When we began analysing in depth the possibility of Britain exiting the European Union, 18 months prior to the June


When the law says the employment relationship is over
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • February 22 2017

Frustration and abandonment of employment are two quite different common law concepts. What they have in common is that they are unlikely to be a