Recent changes to the Conduct Rules: Anti-discrimination and harassment

Changes to the Conduct Rules make clear that solicitors are expected to conduct themselves to a higher standard of conduct than prescribed in any legislation…

Key step forward for reporting sexual harassment in the legal profession

Victims or witnesses of sexual harassment in legal workplaces will now have a safe and secure online space to disclose inappropriate behaviour, with the launch…

The road to reform: key changes in Australia’s sexual harassment laws

The Government response to the Respect@Work Report – welcome reforms or a missed opportunity?

New online hub aims to stamp out sexual harassment

The Law Society of NSW has launched a new online portal to help fight sexual harassment at work.

Respect@Work: What’s it going to take?

Will the Government’s Respect@Work response be enough to tackle sexual harassment in the workplace ?

Can ‘Trust Tech’ help firms eradicate sexual harassment?

Innovations that enable employees to anonymously report workplace sexual harassment have been lauded as potential game-changers.

‘Zero tolerance’: Legal Services Commissioner gets tough on sexual harassment

The Legal Services Commissioner for NSW addresses the problem of sexual harassment in the profession and how you can make a complaint.

Phoenix rising: Julia Gillard on life after politics

Australia’s first and only female prime minister reflects on her short-lived legal career and tumultuous time in politics, as she looks to a brighter future…

A warning to the legal profession to stamp out sexual harassment

MIA PANTECHIS discusses a damning new judgment on sexual harassment in a NSW law firm, as well as a new procedure for dealing with complaints.