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How major firm became a carbon-neutral firm by Samantha Woodhill | 22/04/2015 12:21:55 PM

On the 45th anniversary of Earth Day, the first Australian law firm to make it onto The Carbon Neutral Network list shares how they reduced their carbon footprint.read more

Rising number of Indigenous legal students is encouraging by Samantha Woodhill | 18/04/2015 9:04:24 AM

Though Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students are still under-represented among law graduates, the Law Council of Australia says the numbers are on the rise.read more

Cunneen investigation: ICAC loses High Court appeal by Sam Jones | 15/04/2015 11:42:15 AM

The High Court has blocked the New South Wales Independent Commission Against Corruption from investigating Deputy Senior Crown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen.read more

Employee motivation: the 7 deadly sins by AAL | 14/04/2015 1:34:26 PM

Providing your employees with an environment in which they can comfortably thrive is the key to success – but it’s almost impossible if your office is home to these unwelcome motivation killers. It’s time to weed them out, says one industry expert.read more

Flexible work: Firms should draw inspiration from clients by Samantha Woodhill | 14/04/2015 10:23:19 AM

Firms considering flexible work practices should compare themselves with their clients, says the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights commissioner.read more

Lawyers endorse Harper Review recommendations by Samantha Woodhill | 9/04/2015 10:18:06 AM

Partners at a major Melbourne law firm have come out in support of the proposed changes to competition law.read more

Morning Briefing: 29 US firms merged in the first quarter of 2015 by AAL | 8/04/2015 9:02:33 AM

New data shows the number of law firms merging in the US has jumped on the same period last year… UK law firms report strong year… Online law school gets official recognition… Judge rules that divorce over Facebook is ok…read more

Five minutes with…Sarah Ward, Aitken Partners by AAL | 31/03/2015 2:18:10 AM

Aitken Partners associate Sarah Ward takes five minutes to tell us about the strangest case she’s ever worked on, and the biggest legal issues of 2014 read more