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High Court investigation confirms claims of sexual harassment by former justice

High Court investigation confirms claims of sexual harassment by former justice

The court highlighted recommendations by the complainants that it is taking action on

Law Council urges criminal law reforms to facilitate fair enforcement for indigenous community

Law Council urges criminal law reforms to facilitate fair enforcement for indigenous community

“The use of force on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples will not be tolerated in Australia,” says Law Council President Pauline Wright

Law Council applauds COVIDSafe exposure draft bill

Law Council applauds COVIDSafe exposure draft bill

Under the bill, a new provision will be incorporated into the Privacy Act 1988

New partner joins Jones Day’s antitrust team in Australia

New partner joins Jones Day’s antitrust team in Australia

The new hire brings “substantial experience to a very important region for antitrust enforcement,” says the firm

Law Council voices privacy concerns with COVIDSafe app

Law Council voices privacy concerns with COVIDSafe app

Peak body questions rollout of COVID-19 contact tracing app despite lack of oversight and ability to report on its use