LAST week, Attorney-General George Brandis declared himself the "minister for national security".
THE path has been cleared for legislation to be approved this month that will create a uniform regulatory scheme for lawyers .
NEWSPAPER companies say the case for action has yet to be made.
WITH the election of a new federal government, the debate over third-party litigation financing has heated up.
LAST November, when Andrew Darwin was managing partner of DLA Piper in Britain, he took a stroll around Sydney's Circular Quay.
PETER Hastings, general counsel of Elders Ltd, was last night named corporate lawyer of the year.
RESEARCH has filled in the gap on detailed income packages.
THE continuing push to ape the Poms when it comes to privacy litigation looks a lot like cultural cringe.
DOCTORS can ignore restrictions on late-term abortions in Tasmania without fear of prosecution, according to senior legal figures.
SO who emerged with more credibility from the recent political funding case in the High Court - Justice Stephen Gageler or rubber chicken?