Bonuses for Australian lawyers in larger firms go as high as 20 per cent of the base remuneration package for senior associates, report says.
IP Australia is concerned consumer costs outweigh benefits after public consultation, saying balance difficult to achieve.
The NSW bar association warns against criminalising 'honest consent' and makes allowances for stupidity and negiligence.
The first ever 'gun jumping' case has been brought by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).
In-house lawyers in the top five roles posting fastest salary growth in corporate Australia.
SLATER AND GORDON SAGA
Troubled Slater & Gordon has Adelaide office taken over by Johnston Withers, while in UK the SRA hands out £80,000 penalty.
Australia's legal profession has reacted to allegations against Salter Gordon that it engaged in controversial practice of paying for injury referrals.
The CEO of a security firm has warned corporate Australia of data breach misconception which may lead to rise in lawsuits.
The Australian firm is working on the project to deal with property transactions from start to finish.
The CEO of a prominent Australian newlaw firm criticises biglaw firms for offering bad service.