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

ISSUE : Delayed load of Alert24 content (Resolved)

Please be aware that some Alert24 content loads have been delayed this morning. This has resulted in some links from Alert24 emails failing. We are working to resolve the issue and complete the content loads. Links in existing emails will start working as soon as the content load completes. We apologise for the inconvenience caused ...more

Criminal Law NSW Noticeboard – July 2014

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 appraised of all of the latest legislative and case developments related to the practice of criminal in NSW. For a more detailed look into these and other criminal law matters, Criminal Law NSW, ...more

Checkpoint Research Tip - How to Change your Password

Checkpoint Research Tip – How to Change your Password

This Tip explains how to change your OnePass password. Note: If you have forgotten your OnePass Username and/or Password and cannot login to Checkpoint call our Customer Care line on 1800 020 548 for assistance. Step 1: Log onto Checkpoint. Step 2: On the homepage locate the Preferences tab.  Click on the tab to open My Preferences.   ...more

Federal Government to revamp national security laws

National Security Legislation Amendment Bill (No 1) 2014  Outline  A new national security bill governing the operations of Australia’s intelligence agencies was unveiled last week. Attorney-General George Brandis has responded to growing concerns about radicalised and militarised extremists returning to Australia from the Middle East by introducing the National Security Legislation Amendment Bill (No 1) ...more

Westlaw AU Tip - How to save documents to a folder from the Search Results List

Westlaw AU Tip – How to save documents to a folder from the Search Results List

Folders are a great way to store and provide quick access to content you need regularly.  If you have a OnePass you can save documents to folders within Westlaw AU.  This tip explains how to save a document to a folder from the Search Results list in Westlaw AU. Step 1: From the Search Results list ...more