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

ProView Research Tip - How to Assign Labels to Folders

ProView Research Tip – How to Assign Labels to Folders

This tip describes how to assign labels to coloured folders when using ProView.  It is important to consider when assigning a label or title to a folder this will apply to all bookmarks, annotations or highlights you create across all your eBooks and eSubs. Step 1: Open ProView and select an eBook or eSub from ...more

Criminal Law NSW Noticeboard – August 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 law in NSW. For a more detailed look into these and other criminal law matters, Criminal Law ...more

National Interest Investment in China, Qantas: Advancing Australia Where? – Updated Commentary in TLA

The Federal Government’s National Interest Analysis [2014] ATNIA 7 for the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement [2014] ATNIF 14 (JAEPA) promises many benefits for Australia’s economy flowing from JAEPA, especially enhanced access for Australian goods and services to the Japanese market. Liberalisation of screening thresholds for Japanese private investment in Australia is another element of the ...more

ProView Release – 2.0

ProView 2 0 Release Notes – Aug 2014 v 1 Click the link above to learn more about the enhancements, features and bug fixes included in the newest Proview release.  

Organisational alerting feature – Alert Centre

Checkpoint features a new organisational alerts management feature in the 14.08 release, available from the 28th August. Alert Centre is an enhanced alerting and organisational alert management feature available on Checkpoint. It is an optional add-on subscription for organisations requiring enhanced alerting management capabilities for groups of users. This helps reduce the amount of administration ...more