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

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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

Launch of new Internet Law subtitle for The Laws of Australia

Launch of new Internet Law subtitle for The Laws of Australia

Thomson Reuters is delighted to announce the launch of a brand new Subtitle 6.9 “Internet Law” in The Laws of Australia encyclopaedia. We have released this subtitle in recognition of the pervasive nature of the internet in our society, and the extensive laws that have emerged, regulating content and activity in that space. This Subtitle ...more

High Court tribute to the late James Merralls AM QC

The High Court of Australia will pay tribute to the late James D Merralls AM QC on Tuesday, 4 October, as part of its Full Court sittings in Canberra. Mr Merralls, an eminent senior member of the Victorian Bar, was Editor of the Commonwealth Law Reports from 1969 and a reporter for the series from ...more

Updates to four Softdocs suites: NSW, VIC, QLD and Federal

Four Softdocs suites, NSW Workers Compensation, VIC Probate, VIC Conveyancing, QLD Conveyancing, and Administrative Appeals Tribunal were updated since 9 September.

Westlaw AU Mobile Friendly - Coming Soon

Westlaw AU Mobile Friendly – Coming Soon

We would like to advise that Westlaw AU will shortly be mobile friendly. We will apply responsive design to the site allowing optimal use on all devices including tablets and mobile phones. Users will not be required to download a separate application or go to a new mobile site. Access to the current www.westlaw.com.au site ...more

Checkpoint Research Tip - Searching for a Provision

Checkpoint Research Tip – Searching for a Provision

This tip provides instructions for searching for a provision of an Act or Regulation in Checkpoint. To begin login to Checkpoint. Step 1: Click Legislation/Commentary Search from the Search within Selected Services portlet   Step 2: Enter the Provision number into the Legislation Provision No. box e.g. 40-880 Note: Hover on the Legislation Provision No. text ...more