ALRC in the media – 2021

The ALRC monitors the media for references to the Commission and its inquiries. This list is not comprehensive.

For media queries, please contact comms@alrc.gov.au.

Title Date Organisation Topic
Proposed reforms could simplify advice 03/12/2021 Financial Standard Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Complexity questioned: laws regulating corporations and financial services under review 02/12/2021 The Mandarin Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Smoothing out the Regulatory Rinkles: ALRC calls for reform on “efficiently, honestly and fairly” 01/12/2021 Herbert Smith Freehills Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Understanding the new horizons in regulatory policymaking 01/12/2021 In the Black Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
ALRC proposes to rename ‘general’ and ‘personal’ advice 01/12/2021 Money Management Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Laws governing corporates are ‘are uniquely and unnecessarily complex’: ALRC 30/11/2021 Lawyers Weekly Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Invidious bill is proof of how craven our politics has become 28/11/2021 Sydney Morning Herald Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Four radical ideas to fix the broken wealth advice model 26/11/2021 Australian Financial Review Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
The FPA’s 5-year plan, 18 months on: What’s changed? 26/11/2021 Professional Planner Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Faith law referred to human rights inquiry 26/11/2021 Australian Associated Press Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Cautious support for religious freedom law 26/11/2021 The Catholic Weekly Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Deliberation on the Religious Discrimination Bill 26/11/2021 Radio Adelaide Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Senator Stoker faces tough questions over Religious Discrimination bill 25/11/2021 Out in Perth Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Morrison finds that religion and politics do mix 25/11/2021 Australian Financial Review Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Morrison says faith, freedom inseparable 25/11/2021 The Canberra Times Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
No protection for gay students at religious schools at least until 2023 25/11/2021 The Age Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Corporate law ‘like a Russian doll’ 25/11/2021 Australian Financial Review Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Labor backs religious freedom but warns on risk for gay teachers, students 24/11/2021 WA Today Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Banksia Hill Detention Centre “a tinderbox ready to ignite” lawyers warn WA Government 24/11/2021 National Indigenous Times Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)
Scott Morrison locks in protection for gay children 24/11/2021 The Australian Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Prime Minister Scott Morrison to introduce Religious Discrimination bill 23/11/2021 Out in Perth Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
No release date for data on the prevalance of elder abuse in Australia 23/11/2021 Canberra Times Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)
Liberal MPs express concern over religious freedom bill 23/11/2021 Sydney Morning Herald Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Wealth advice model is ‘broken’ 22/11/2021 Australian Financial Review Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Strewth: Walk and chew gum 22/11/2021 The Australian Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
The government’s class action reforms will become a case study in unintended consequences 21/11/2021 The Australian Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)
Australia’s insider trading laws might not apply to super – here’s why they should 20/11/2021 Micky Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Morrison’s secretive religious ‘freedom’ bill: it’s certainly free of information 19/11/2021 Sydney Morning Herald Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
‘Secret’ laws confuse business: Law Reform Commission chief 18/11/2021 Australian Financial Review Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Religious discrimination bill will protect ‘critical right’ to employ teachers of faith 17/11/2021 Brisbane Times Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Doctors call to stop religious freedom law over health concerns 17/11/2021 Sydney Morning Herald Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
Older Australians must be protected against abuse 17/11/2021 The National Tribune Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)
Parliament must protect class action customers 11/11/2021 The Australian Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)
“We need to have an honest conversation about incarceration” 08/11/2021 SBS Insight Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)
Emergency powers must never stifle our rights 04/11/2021 The Australian ALRC
Industry welcomes introduction of class action litigation funding reforms into Parliament 28/10/2021 The National Tribune Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)
Class action lawyers in the fight of their lives 27/10/2021 Australian Financial Review Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)
Religious discrimination bill will be here soon; Victorian schools bill introduced to parliament 27/10/2021 Eternity Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation
ALRC warms to a more principles-based Corps Act 19/10/2021 Professional Planner Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
High Court ruling on relationship between judge and barrister may have major repercussions on judicial wellbeing 14/10/2021 Lawyers Weekly Review of Judicial Impartiality
ASIC to investors: ‘take responsibility’ 21/09/2021 Australian Financial Review Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Who do you trust? Uni researchers beat judges 16/09/2021 Australian Financial Review Review of Judicial Impartiality
Legal practitioners report experiences with judicial biases 13/09/2021 Lawyers Weekly Review of Judicial Impartiality
ASIC enforcers dish out warning to banks 03/09/2021 Australian Financial Review Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation
Errant Act needs reform 31/08/2021 The Australian

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

New ASIC unit to focus on reducing regulatory costs for businesses 27/08/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

ASIC leads deregulation push to help recovery 26/08/2021 The Australian

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Reacting to scandals a poor platform for financial services reform: ALRC panel 18/08/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Australian judges should not be able to rule on self-recusal, review told 18/08/2021 The Guardian

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Addressing the current (and flawed) tests for biases in courtrooms 16/08/2021 Lawyers Weekly

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Everyone wants a good death. Does assisted dying give it to them? 12/08/2021 Canberra Times

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

Whitlam would be spinning in his grave 28/07/2021 The Age

ALRC

Traps in enduring power of attorney and super 27/07/2021 The Australian Financial Review

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

Liberal MPs want ‘Folau’s law’ removed from Religious Discrimination Bill 13/07/2021 The Sydney Morning Herald

Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation

Collaboration needed for future financial advice 23/07/2021 Money Management

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Excessive strip-searching shines light on discrimination of Aboriginal women in the criminal justice system 19/07/2021 The Conversation

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Call to give fund members product advice support outside of Chapter 7 15/07/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Westpac lands ‘one of Australia’s leading corporate lawyers’ 14/07/2021 Investor Daily

ALRC

Directors wary of 70pc floor for class action payouts 13/07/2021 The Australian Financial Review

Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)

Professionalising advice occupation hampered by licencing regime 13/07/2021 Money Management

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Complexity, advice issues targeted in law reform feedback 12/07/2021 Insurance News

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Reform call after judge’s ‘inexcusable’ conduct 08/07/2021 The Australian

Review of Judicial Impartiality

It’s 1000 days since PM Scott Morrison said he’d protect LGBTIQ+ kids 07/07/2021 OutinPerth

Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation

Private prosecutions: the realm of the whacky or power abuse safeguard? 07/07/2021 The Age

Standing in Public Interest Litigation (ALRC Report 27)

Half-measures won’t do on the Voice, minister: Australians have spoken 07/07/2021 The Sydney Morning Herald

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

The B-team’s deeply cynical politics will generate more, not less, persecution of the religious 03/07/2021 The Sydney Morning Herald

Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation

Do we have a constitutional right to free speech? 02/07/2021 Spectator Australia

Traditional Rights and Freedoms—Encroachments by Commonwealth Laws (ALRC Interim Report 127)

Principles-based regulation won’t work: industry 01/07/2021 Independent Financial Adviser

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Who’s been looking at your check-in data? We asked the states and territories to ’fess up 01/07/2021 The Mandarin

Serious Invasions of Privacy in the Digital Era (ALRC Report 123)

Hayne’s ‘norms of conduct’ could fall short 30/06/2021 InvestorDaily

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Coercive control may soon be criminalised in NSW 30/06/2021 The Big Smoke

Family Violence – A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 114)

Ai Group supports 70% minimum return to class members 29/06/2021 Mirage News

Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)

ALRC push to consolidate financial products and services definitions 28/06/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Advice Bill introduces individual registration for advisers 25/06/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Movers & shakers 25/06/2021 The Mandarin

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

‘A strong indictment’: Three graphs that show where Australia is not closing the gap 23/06/2021 Sydney Morning Herald

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Young Labor calls on government to take action on transgender rights 23/06/2021 OutinPerth

Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation

Time to take individual adviser registration seriously: FPA 16/06/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Corps Act split would separate companies from consumers: ALRC President 16/06/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

‘Probably Australia’s greatest international lawyer of all time’ 16/06/2021 WA Today

ALRC

COTA calls for stronger and more comprehensive protections for older people on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 15/06/2021 Mirage News

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

Strewth: Freedom isn’t free 09/06/2021 The Australian

Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation

Hanrahan: Updating retail/wholesale client definitions ‘urgent’ 08/06/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Professionalism: Be careful what you wish for 07/06/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Australian Regulators Weekly Wrap — Monday, 7 June 2021 07/06/2021 Lexology

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Questionable jurisdiction: Academic Amanda Porter on policing First Nations 02/06/2021 Mondaq

Recognition of Aboriginal Customary Laws (ALRC Report 31)

Australian Government saddened at passing of James Crawford, Judge of International Court of Justice 01/06/2021 Mirage News

ALRC

No law yet to ban religious schools from expelling LGBT students 31/05/2021 Star Observer

Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation

Judge’s secret romance triggers courtroom conflict of interest 30/05/2021 The Mandarin

Review of Judicial Impartiality

PM accused of failing to deliver on promise to end discrimination 28/05/2021 Out in Perth

Review into the Framework of Religious Exemptions in Anti-discrimination Legislation

With media freedom under attack, globally and locally, what health issues are at stake? 26/05/2021 Croakey Health Media

Secrecy Laws and Open Government in Australia (ALRC Report 112)

ALRC to balance prescription and principles in regulation review 25/05/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Calls for independent review into Australian judge and barrister’s undeclared relationship 24/05/2021 The Guardian

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Chapter 7 repeal could pave the way for individual adviser registration 19/05/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Law review aims to wind back complexity 19/05/2021 Insurance News

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Health sector urged to lift game on prison health 19/05/2021 Croakey Health Media

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

ALRC bombshell: Chapter 7 removal from Corps Act ‘on the table’ 17/05/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Queensland Government Bulletin – In the media, reports, cases and legislation 17/05/2021 Mondaq

ALRC

‘People always ask me “how Aboriginal” I am. This is what they don’t know.’ 12/05/2021 Mamamia

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Big budget spend omits ASIC amid role shift 12/05/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Movers & shakers: APSC appoints academy head 08/05/2021 The Mandarin

ALRC

Prison deaths failing 06/05/2021 National Indigenous Times

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Woke insurgency and its weapons of mass destruction 06/05/2021 Spectator Australia

Review of Judicial Impartiality

What’s on the agenda for the industry’s legal overhaul 05/05/2021 Independent Financial Adviser

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

‘Such a talented woman’: Rowena Orr named as Victoria’s solicitor-general 04/05/2021 The Age

ALRC

Review considers shake-up of federal judicial appointments 03/05/2021 The Sydney Morning Herald

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Review considers shake-up of federal judicial appointments 03/05/2021 The Age

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Review considers shake-up of federal judicial appointments 03/05/2021 Brisbane Times

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Review considers shake-up of federal judicial appointments 03/05/2021 WA Today

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Review considers shake-up of federal judicial appointments 03/05/2021 Daily Legal Press

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Government urged to address ‘legislative morass’ choking industry 03/05/2021 Independent Financial Adviser

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Self-disqualified judges, overhauled federal appointment process front of mind for judicial impartiality inquiry 02/05/2021 Lawyers Weekly

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Judges may have ‘blind spot’ when hearing applications for their own recusal, ALRC told 30/04/2021 Lawyerly

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Should judges decide if they are biased? 30/04/2021 Australian Financial Review

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Clarity sought on judicial bias 30/04/2021 The Australian

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Validation Act must go to repair ICAC damage 30/04/2021 The Australian

Review of Judicial Impartiality

ALRC releases judicial impartiality consultation paper 30/04/2021 QLS Proctor

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Australia’s Judicial Impartiality Consultation Paper released 30/04/2021 Mirage News

Review of Judicial Impartiality

High Court reviews ‘inexcusable’ relationship between judge and barrister 25/04/2021 Lawyer Weekly

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Australian judge and barrister involved in same case fail to declare relationship 23/04/2021 The Guardian

Review of Judicial Impartiality

‘Indigenous deaths in custody deserves multifaceted response’ 22/04/2021 National Indigenous Times Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)
Tom Minear: Royal commissions only made worthwhile if we act on them 21/04/2021 Geelong Advertiser

Making Inquiries: A New Statutory Framework (ALRC Report 111)

ALRC webinars focus on simpler regulation 19/04/2021 Insurance News

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Granny flat tax exemption to become law 19/04/2021 Financial Standard

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

NSW parliamentary report into Indigenous deaths in custody makes 39 recommendations 16/04/2021 ABC News

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

PM wastes millions yet crucifies Holgate over $20,000 16/04/2021 The Sydney Morning Herald

ALRC

Real action needed on Aboriginal Deaths in Custody 13/04/2021 Pursuit – University of Melbourne

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Incremental improvements not enough to end tragedy of high Indigenous incarceration rate 13/04/2021 The Age

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Movers & shakers: chief environmental biosecurity officer appointed 09/04/2021 The Mandarin

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

What we can do to stop Indigenous deaths in custody 07/04/2021 The Sydney Morning Herald

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Banks unite to help customers experiencing financial abuse 04/04/2021 Mirage News

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

The treatment of women in the Australian judicial process needs to be reviewed 03/04/2021 The Canberra Times

Uniform Evidence Law (ALRC Report 102)

NIBA CEO set to retire this year 01/04/2021 Insurance News

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Calls for uniform laws to thwart financial abuse 01/04/2021 Mortgage Business

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

Another family law review, another shrug. Why conduct time-consuming inquiries if they go nowhere? 31/03/2021 The Conversation

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

Banks call for consistent laws to prevent elder abuse 31/03/2021 Money Management

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

Federal Government not keeping track of Indigenous deaths in custody 29/03/2021 National Indigenous Times

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Media sector leads business push against citizen privacy right 29/03/2021 Australian Financial Review

Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)

The case for a Justice Fund 23/03/2021 Lawyerly

Grouped Proceedings in the Federal Court (ALRC Report 46)

Government rejects call to hand control of family law system to states and territories 22/03/2021 ABC News

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

Government rejects call to hand control of family law system to states and territories 21/03/2021 The Australian

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

‘Sisters in Law Project’ fighting for change 20/03/2021 Illawarra Mercury

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Between here and justice 20/03/2021 The Saturday Paper

The Future of Law Reform: A Suggested Program of Work 2020-25

Australia’s first Indigenous surgeon says identifying hearing loss would change lives 17/03/2021 Sydney Morning Herald

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Christian Porter’s defamation action threatens to further chill public interest journalism 16/03/2021 The Guardian

The Future of Law Reform: A Suggested Program of Work 2020-25

Jane Gilmore: Scott Morrison has ignored women. It shows in the streets, and it will show at the polls 16/03/2021 The New Daily

ALRC

Judicial commission needed to help judges’ welfare 11/03/2021 The Australian

Review of Judicial Impartiality

‘More Besser block than brick’: the push to fix Australia’s nightmarish business laws 07/03/2021 The Guardian

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

What will the aged care royal commission recommend? We think we know, and how the government will respond 01/03/2021 ABC News

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

Online group builds connection between Australians living with disabilities in the bush 27/02/2021 ABC News

Equality, Capacity and Disability in Commonwealth Laws (ALRC Report 124)

Children’s rights suffer in Queensland 27/02/2021 The Saturday Paper

Seen and heard: priority for children in the legal process (ALRC Report 84)

Movers & shakers 26/02/2021 The Mandarin

Appointment of the Hon Justice Colvin

Law Reform Commission plays down financial services review outcomes 23/02/2021 Money Management

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Federal court judge to head corps act inquiry 23/02/2021 IFA (Independent Financial Adviser)

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Family Court merger 20/02/2021 The Saturday Paper

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

Law reform commission skewers Corps Act with comedy skit 19/02/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

We should not forget the phallocentric end of the Family Court 19/02/2021 The Big Smoke

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

Permanent changes to continuous disclosure laws – what do they mean for D&O insurance? 19/02/2021 Insurance Business Australia

Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)

Family law fees targeted for reform 18/02/2021 The Australian

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

Hannah Clarke was murdered a year ago. Criminalising coercive control is only one part of the response that’s needed to tackle domestic abuse 18/02/2021 ABC News

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg moves to permanently ‘water down’ ASX continuous disclosure rules 18/02/2021 ABC News

Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)

Bar Association believes proposed court merger unnecessary, unlikely to solve Family Court problems 17/02/2021 ABC RN Breakfast

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

Crown, Collingwood and the corporate conscience 16/02/2021 Pursuit

Corporate Criminal Responsibility (ALRC Report 136)

‘Corporations Act, it’s time to grow up!’ 14/02/2021 Lawyers Weekly

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Is it OK for judges, barristers to meet? High Court to rule 12/02/2021 The Australian

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Family law, class actions top Porter agenda 12/02/2021 Australian Financial Review

Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)

Native Title Act amendments to increase accountability 12/02/2021 National Indigenous Times

Connection to Country: Review of the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth) (ALRC Report 126)

Plan to beef up aged care incident reporting misses many older Australians, Labor says 04/02/2021 Sydney Morning Herald

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

New website aims to reduce huge cost of divorce by ditching lawyers and helping couples go it alone 02/02/2021 news.com.au

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

Advice sector forefront of red tape issues: Law Reform Commission 01/02/2021 Professional Planner

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

‘Once in a generation opportunity’: ALRC to review financial services laws 01/02/2021 Lawyers Weekly

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

It’s time to simplify and clarify our corporate law 28/01/2021 The Australian

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Three reports of assault every day: QLD’s shocking aged care record 25/01/2021 The Courier Mail

Elder Abuse—A National Legal Response (ALRC Report 131)

History of Australia Day: Significance of January 26 date explained 25/01/2021 Geelong Advertiser

Recognition of Aboriginal Customary Laws (ALRC Report 31)

ALRC launches probe into judicial bias 19/01/2021 LSJ Online

Review of Judicial Impartiality

Black Lives Matter movement in Australia: First Nations perspectives 19/01/2021 UNSW Newsroom

Pathways to Justice–Inquiry into the Incarceration Rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ALRC Report 133)

Banking royal commission: most recommendations have been abandoned or delayed 19/01/2021 The Guardian

Review of the Legislative Framework for Corporations and Financial Services Regulation

Making ‘more varied, productive and positive decisions’ as lawyers 12/01/2021 Lawyers Weekly

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

$6 million in legal fees: The high price of getting a divorce in Sydney 08/01/2021 Sydney Morning Herald

Family Law for the Future: An Inquiry into the Family Law System (ALRC Report 135)

Integrity, Fairness and Efficiency—An Inquiry into Class Action Proceedings and Third-Party Litigation Funders (ALRC Report 134)