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Arresting youth imprisonment

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Blog: There are many legal, policy and social issues surrounding youth imprisonment. A study by the Department of Human Services found that the recidivism rate for young offenders with prior convictions was...

New withholding tax measure

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Release: On 1 July 2016, a new tax measure will be introduced that, despite its name, will affect all Australian tax residents involved in property transactions, as well as their lawyers and others assisting them in those transactions...

Celebrating 175 years of legal history

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LIJ: Lawyers admitted in Victoria in 2016 – about 1300 – will each receive a copy of Judging for the People: A Social History of the Supreme Court of Victoria 1841-2016, which commemorates the 175th anniversary of...

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  • Foreign Resident Withholding Tax Forum

    As of 1 July 2016, significant new tax legislation will be implemented that has an impact on thousands of lawyers in multiple practice areas across Australia. Hear directly from the ATO what the changes will involve at this interactive forum.

    Fri 10 Jun - 09:00 AM
    LIV Lecture Theatre

    470 Bourke Street, Melbourne

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  • Commercial Law Series Bundle

    Attend all three seminars in the new Commercial Law Series to save! Our expert presenters from Pitcher Partners will explore discretionary trusts in Part 1, directors' personal liability in Part 2 and planning for business growth in Part 3.

    Fri 27 May - 08:45 AM
    LIV Lecture Theatre

    470 Bourke Street, Melbourne

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  • Government Lawyers Conference

    Don't miss hearing the keynote speech from the Honourable Martin Pakula MP on Government Response to Vulnerability in the Community.

    Wed 01 Jun - 09:00 AM
    RACV Club

    501 Bourke St, Melbourne

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  • Prison Songs: Addressing Aboriginal Incarceration Rates

    Join us for a night of cinema and discussion as we showcase Prison Songs, a documentary film that gives voice to the Aboriginal inmates of Berrimah Prison and highlights the crisis of Aboriginal over-imprisonment.

    Wed 08 Jun - 06:00 PM
    Koorie Heritage Trust

    Federation Square, Flinders Street, Melbourne

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  • LIV Legal Careers Fair

    The premier event for Victorian law students featuring representatives from Australia’s leading law firms, government, regional firms and non-legal employers.

    Thu 14 Jul - 05:00 PM
    Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

    1 Convention Centre PL South Wharf

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