The Practical Law Australia Advisory Board held its final board meeting for 2016 at Thomson Reuters Pyrmont office last week. The meeting was chaired by Peter Butler OAM RFD (Herbert Smith Freehills) and Thomson Reuters representatives joined board members the Hon Reginald Barrett (NSW Supreme Court) and Rachel Launders (General Counsel, Nine Entertainment). The Practical Law Australia ...more
We are pleased to introduce a new Anti-bullying topic to Practical Law Australia’s Employment practice area. This is a new and still largely untested area of federal workplace legislation. It has been of particular interest to employers due to the increasing number of claims being made and the creative use of anti-bullying claims, for example ...more
The Practical Law Australia team recently held an Advisory Board meeting at the offices of K&L Gates, Sydney. The Board is chaired by Peter Butler OAM RFD (Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills), and also includes The Hon Reginald Barrett (Retired Judge, NSW Supreme Court and Court of Appeal), Carolyn Austin (Special Counsel and Precedents Manager, K&L ...more
The following Subtitles were updated in March 2016 and are now available on Westlaw AU: Criminal Procedure 11.12 Chs 7-13 “Criminal Injuries Compensation” Updated by Professor Mirko Bagaric, School of Law, Deakin University This Subtitle examines the general principles and scope of compensation orders made by assessors, magistrates, judges and tribunals. The update features commentary on the ...more
Thomson Reuters is pleased to announce the appointment of Associate Professor Beth Gaze as the joint Work and Employment Section Editor for the Australian Journal of Administrative Law, working alongside Dr Joo-Cheong Tham.