Thursday, 1st October 2015
Case Note – General Deterrence in ‘white collar’ offending post Boulton
Daniel Porceddu reviews the recent Court of Appeal case Dyason v The Queen, where the Court was asked to consider whether the sentencing judge had erred by failing to impose a Community Corrections Order for serious ‘white collar’ offending.
Wednesday, 30th September 2015
CPD update - Non-disclosure by franchisor of franchisee wage costs
The 7-Eleven wage scandal puts the spotlight on franchisees, franchisors and the obligation to pay employees their proper wages. But whose problem is it? by Glen Pauline.
Tuesday, 29th September 2015
Leading Commercial Litigation & Disputes Barristers 2015
Foley's List is proud to represent Michael D. Wyles QC (recommended Silk) and Justin Mereine (Leading Junior Counsel) and congratulates both who have been listed in the Doyles Guide 2015 Leading Commercial Litigation & Dispute Barristers 2015. The Guide details counsel practising in commercial litigation and dispute resolution in the Australian legal market who have been identified by clients and peers for their expertise and abilities in this area of law.
Monday, 28th September 2015
Construction Law - John Gurr and Nicholas Frenkel
Foley's List is proud to represent John Gurr (Leading Junior Counsel) and Nicholas Frenkel (Recommended Junior Counsel) and congratulates both who have been listed in the Doyles Guide 2015 leading Australian Construction Barristers. The Guide details counsel practising in construction matters in the Australian legal market who have been identified by clients and peers for their expertise and abilities in this area of law.
Wednesday, 23rd September 2015
Life at the Bar
Foley's List Clerk Kate Conners was invited to join an VWL and WBA panel discussion on 'Life at the Bar' where she spoke about the unique relationship between barrister and clerk, and important considerations for solicitors contemplating a career at the Bar.
Monday, 21st September 2015
CPD update - municipal matters
The latest update from planning and local government expert Julie Davis takes a look at height limits, short-stay (party) apartments, restrictive covenants and planning policy.
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Monday, 7th September 2015
Supporting Medecins Sans Frontieres to help with the current refugee crisis
We can see the refugee crisis unfolding before our eyes on our televisions. It is a terrible situation. We are asking lawyers to donate one billable hour of their time to Medecins Sans Frontieres who are on the front line helping refugees. Australian organisers Belle Lane & Alison Burt.
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