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Unfair dismissal: sacking of employee who warned employer she had “overindulged” deemed to be harsh
17 Oct
A recent unfair dismissal case concerned a woman who was employed to scale, slice, weigh ...
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Rego stickers, ANPR and NSW government revenue – too good an opportunity to miss
12 Oct
In my recent article Automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) technology not to be ...
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Automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) technology not to be underestimated
10 Oct
All Australian states and territories now use both fixed and mobile automatic number plate...
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Beware increased government fines for privacy breaches
26 Sep
Companies should be aware of laws governing privacy breaches, consumer rights and the ...
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We should be wary of restrictions on freedom of speech
26 Sep
We tend to believe we have a right to freedom of speech, that we can say what we like in ...
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Need for caution before signing a retirement village contract
21 Sep
Recent revelations of elderly people being thrown out of home because of fine print in ...
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What obligations does an employer have to employees who travel for work?
23 Aug
Every day millions of Australians travel to and from work. The law has accepted that this ...
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Three years’ jail for revenge porn under new laws in NSW
02 Aug
In June 2017, new laws were passed by NSW parliament to crack down on the despicable trend...
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Why contempt of court matters, even for government ministers
30 Jun
The independence of the judiciary from the political arm of government is a fundamental ...
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Importance of rule of law in democratic society
21 Jun
Whether or not you agree with the recent judicial review of US president Donald Trump’s ...
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“Excessive self-defence” and use of force to protect yourself against an intruder
14 Jun
It’s everybody’s nightmare. A person breaks into your home and threatens your family. ...
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Think our laws are dumb? Wait till you hear the one about the Witchcraft Act 1735
09 Jun
Do you ever feel caught out by a silly or obsolete law? If so, consider yourself lucky ...
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