10 tips for staying safe when video conferencing

With security of particular importance for lawyers, here are 10 tips for keeping your firm and your clients safe.

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Cross-examination by video in the COVID-19 context

The courts weigh in on the pros and cons of remote online cross-examination.

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Choosing arbitration amid the disruption of COVID-19

Now, more than ever, alternative dispute resolution is critical to resolving civil disputes between parties and reducing the pressure on courts in NSW.

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Remote staff supervision: Managing the risks

Now is a good time to review how successful working from home arrangements are and to identify potential areas of risk.

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Comparing the new fault standard in Australian & UK shareholder class actions

Temporary reforms slow opportunistic shareholder class actions during COVID-19.

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Don’t let cyber criminals capitalise on covid-19 chaos: tips for working from home

Straightforward tips for staying cyber safe while working from home during the pandemic.

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COVID-19 impacts on immigration law and policy

What will covid-19 mean for immigration law and employers’ ability to access the skilled people they need?

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COVID-19: The Fair Work Commission responds

Fair Work Commission amends modern awards to increase business flexibility during COVID-19.  

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Adjournments and e-trials in the COVID-19 context

Two recent cases raise concerns about pursuing e-trials to avoid delays when the circumstances would have likely warranted an adjournment a few months ago.

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Navigating the new normal: the virtual court

Practical pointers for advocates adapting to the virtual courtroom.

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