Australian Law Journal Reports headnotes: brought to you by our local FirstPoint Team

Australian Law Journal Reports headnotes: brought to you by our local FirstPoint Team

Did you know that our local FirstPoint team also writes the headnotes for the Australian Law Journal Reports? (by John Carroll and Colleen Tognetti*) As well as providing timely and accurate digest notes for all significant decisions of the High Court of Australia, the Thomson Reuters FirstPoint Cases Team is responsible for reporting those decisions ...more

Meet our editors: Introducing Shannon Kelly from The Laws of Australia team

Meet our editors: Introducing Shannon Kelly from The Laws of Australia team

The Laws of Australia, Thomson Reuters’ legal encyclopaedia, is edited by a team of legally-trained editors here in our Pyrmont, Sydney office. Today we talk to one of our newest team members about his legal studies, work background, and experiences working on TLA. How long have you worked at TLA? Shannon: Only a few months. ...more

FirstPoint Record Guide

FirstPoint Record Guide

  New Material added to the Help/Training & Support Pages for Westlaw AU! The FirstPoint Record Guide is a great addition to the existing Cases help material. This guide gives a simple breakdown of the FirstPoint record, including visual references to the main sections of the FirstPoint record and how they can help you in your research. ...more

Introducing Your Local "Laws of Australia" Team

Introducing Your Local “Laws of Australia” Team

Since its first publication in 1993, The Laws of Australia (TLA) legal encyclopaedia has become the staple reference tool of legal practitioners, academics and students. Teams of editors have contributed over the years to make TLA the well-respected publication it is today. As this year marks TLA’s 21st Birthday, we thought you might like to ...more

Checkpoint Webinar Training

Checkpoint Webinar Training

To support the release of Checkpoint, our new tax and accounting platform we have scheduled live webinar training sessions.  These sessions cover the essential research and navigation skills required to get you started ensuring you gain the most from your subscriptions. Why not join us for an interactive online training session today!  Choose from the below session times and click ...more

Westlaw AU Webinar Training - Available Now

Westlaw AU Webinar Training – Available Now

 Join us for an interactive online training session covering the essential research and navigation skills to get you started on Westlaw AU. Choose from the below session times and click to register. We will contact you with confirmation of your online training session. For information on Webex Basics or How to Join a Webex click 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

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

Optimize 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

Checkpoint Research Tip - How to Create an "Update Summary" Alert

Checkpoint Research Tip – How to Create an “Update Summary” Alert

With OnePass access you can create Alerts that inform you when an Update Summary has been added to Legislation and Commentary products.  This is an effective way of being informed of new content added to your subscription products. Step 1: Log onto Checkpoint using your OnePass access. Step 2: Click on the Research Tab, select the Legislation and/or Commentary products ...more

Alert24 Old Content Alerts

Some users may have received old Alert24 content in their daily and Breaking News alerts yesterday and possibly this morning. We are investigating the cause at present and apologise for the inconvenience. We will update you once we have identified the cause and resolved the issue.

Westlaw AU Tip - How to Print a Document

Westlaw AU Tip – How to Print a Document

This tip describes how to print a document in Westlaw AU. Step 1: Login to Westlaw AU then locate and select a document. Step 2: Click the Print the current document icon at the top of the page. Step 3: Select the required Print Options and click OK. Step 4: Click OK to send to Print. Note: ...more

ProView Research Tip - How to Print or Email Text

ProView Research Tip – How to Print or Email Text

The Create & Share functionality in Proview provides the ability to select text and create a PDF document to email or send the text to Print.  Where printing is enabled in an eBook or eSub the Create & Share icon will appear next to the Preferences icon. Step 1: Select the required text then Click or ...more

New precedents for Personal Injury QLD

Personal Injury QLD author Andrew Stobie has reviewed the Precedents section and has added the following new precedents for the convenience of subscribers:     Originating application – Supreme Court     Affidavit – Supreme Court     Supplementary Affidavit – District Court     Order – Supreme Court     Claim – District Court ...more