Victorian Reports available now on Westlaw AU

Victorian Reports available now on Westlaw AU

Thomson Reuters are delighted to launch the Victorian Reports on Westlaw AU today. The addition of Victorian Reports strengthens our authorised Reports offering as we publish or co-publish the authorised reports for the High Court, Federal Court and Fair Work Commission; and for NSW, WA, SA, NT, ACT and Tasmania. We publish a wide collection ...more

Former Federal Court judge proposes key reforms to section 18C

Amid the renewed debate on repealing or amending section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), former Federal Court judge and acting NSW Supreme Court Justice Ronald Sackville AO has proposed key amendments to the legislation. In an upcoming article in Thomson Reuters’ Australian Law Journal, entitled “Anti-Semitism, Hate Speech and Part 2A of ...more

Banking (Part 2): On the Business of Banking – Updated Commentary in TLA

Banking (Part 2): On the Business of Banking – Updated Commentary in TLA

For Part 1 of this series, click here. The 1930s “Great Depression” had seen a monumental waste of human and material resources, and sharpened social and political divisions in Australia. Banks had contributed to the economic collapse through unsound lending practices, while the Commonwealth Bank-sponsored government austerity program, the Premiers’ Plan, exacerbated its effects by ...more

Technical Issues and Other Communications - How do I subscribe?

Technical Issues and Other Communications – How do I subscribe?

The Thomson Reuters Insider is just one of a number of ways we alert our customers to important information about their Thomson Reuters services. We encourage you to seek out the latest information from this site. We also provide a number of versatile multi format communication options to support the various ways our users like ...more

Legal Research Webinars - New Dates Available Now

Legal Research Webinars – New Dates Available Now

Join us for an interactive live online legal research training session.  All training is complimentary and included as part of your subscription. All training is delivered by the Training Specialist Team via web conferencing or “WebEx”.  This method provides a quick, easy, efficient and convenient way to receive training. Simply select a course from the ...more

Optimise the Online Insider - Alerting

Optimise the Online Insider – Alerting

If you want article alerts same day or if you want to narrow the focus of your alerting you can do so with the Online Insider. As a subscriber you will receive a monthly update of everything happening on the Online Insider via email. You may be receiving these emails already. If not click here to find out how ...more

Optimise Your Online Insider Experience - Categories, Tags & Saved Searches

Optimise Your Online Insider Experience – Categories, Tags & Saved Searches

Categories & Tags help you narrow information on the Online Insider down to just what you are looking for. The sites search box allows you to go directly to the articles that contain your search term, but if you prefer to browse through everything available in a certain subject area you can do this by using the ...more

The Laws of Australia December Roundup

The Laws of Australia December Roundup

This year we added to The Laws of Australia (TLA) with new subtitle 6.9 Communications “Internet Law”, covering topics such as online content regulation, spam, online gambling, copyright infringement, cybercrime and domain names. The December update to TLA includes both 5.10 Civil Procedure “Table of Limitation of Actions”, which will feature in Limitation of Actions: The Laws of Australia (4th edition, forthcoming 2017), and 35.9 Unfair Dealing “Unconscionable ...more

Working with Softdocs on Westlaw AU

Working with Softdocs on Westlaw AU

This guide is designed to assist with Softdocs in Westlaw AU.

Five tips for lawyers who want to achieve social media success

In a world where social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook is increasingly driving popular discourse, it no longer makes any business sense for lawyers to not have a social media presence.

Westlaw AU Tip - Searching Cases by multiple FirstPoint Classifications

Westlaw AU Tip – Searching Cases by multiple FirstPoint Classifications

Westlaw AU provides the ability to search across multiple FirstPoint Classifications to locate cases.  This is useful when you want to find cases classified to more than one category. For Example: In order to find all Hearsay cases related to Statements provided by a patient or victim. Step 1: Click the Cases Search Template Step ...more

Criminal Law NSW Noticeboard – November 2016 – Principles relating to circumstantial evidence

The Criminal Law NSW Noticeboard is your one-stop-shop for criminal law news as it occurs. With rapid updating by District Court Judge, Martin Blackmore, the Noticeboard keeps you apprised of all of the latest legislative and case developments related to the practice of criminal law in NSW. For a more detailed look into these and other criminal law matters, Criminal Law ...more