Gender equality among barristers before the High Court

The subject of gender equality has been a hot topic in the media with recent coverage on state and national programs to tackle the bias in the legal profession. The question of why so few women appear before the High Court, and why even fewer have speaking roles has been raised by Professor George Williams ...more

The French High Court

The French High Court

The latest issue of The Australian Law Journal features special articles on the retirement of The Hon R S French AC, the 12th Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia. See below for a preview of this special edition, with subscriber links through to the full-text on Westlaw AU. Illustration: Simon Fieldhouse Sections: Current ...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

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Legal Research Webinars – New Dates Available Now

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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

Workers Compensation QLD now has "Practical Guidance"

Workers Compensation QLD now has “Practical Guidance”

In keeping with Thomson Reuters’ commitment to support our customers in a challenging environment, we have introduced “Practical Guidance” section in Workers Compensation Law Manual Qld (WCQLD). As the new author of WCQLD, Anna Hendry, says: Our new practical chapters provide busy practitioners with an overview of particular issues and further direction towards more detailed information ...more

Alert24 Issue – “No developments to report” (RESOLVED)

Please be aware we are experiencing issues with the Alert24 emails this morning. Alerts went out with the message “No developments to report.” on many topics. This is due to a technical problem that we are working to resolve as soon as possible. As soon as we do so we will re send today’s alerts ...more

Uniform Evidence Law Noticeboard – September 2017

The Uniform Evidence Law Noticeboard is your definitive resource for evidence law news as it occurs. With rapid updating by respected barrister, Stephen J Odgers SC, the Noticeboard keeps you apprised of all of the latest legislative and case developments related to evidence law. For a more detailed look into these and other matters, Uniform Evidence Law, the authority on evidence law, is available for subscription online, ...more

What every lawyer should know

What every lawyer should know

The Future of Australian Legal Education conference was successfully co-hosted by The Australian Law Journal and the Australian Academy of Law, on 11-13 August at the Federal Court of Australia, Sydney. Opened by the Chief Justice of the Federal Court, the Hon James Allsop AO, the conference was a collaborative event to celebrate the 90th anniversary of ...more

FIRSTPOINT UPDATE: FIRE, EXPLOSIVES AND FIREARMS

FIRSTPOINT UPDATE: FIRE, EXPLOSIVES AND FIREARMS

We continually review our titles and classification schemes in FirstPoint on Westlaw AU to ensure currency, coverage and relevance. The latest review has resulted in a new classification scheme for the Fire, Explosives and Firearms title. Cases in this title cover: FIRE prevention and local authorities’ powers liability for damage fire and emergency services’ powers, duties ...more