The Victorian Parliament will soon consider new legislation on voluntary assisted dying. The proposed laws come after recommendations made in The Final Report of the Ministerial Advisory Panel on Voluntary Assisted Dying and would allow Victorians with a terminal illness, disease or medical condition to seek a medically assisted death.What will the proposed changes mean for … [Read more...]
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The National Golden Gavel Final is being held in Sydney! And it's on a boat!For the first time in 8 years, NSW Young Lawyers will be hosting the 2017 National Golden Gavel Competition Final and, you heard right, it's on a BOAT!Come along for a hysterical night on the water, while enjoying the spectacular backdrop of Sydney Harbour.The highly anticipated and … [Read more...]
he biggest international legal event of the year, the International Bar Association (IBA) Annual Conference, begins in Sydney this week with more than 4000 solicitors from around 110 jurisdictions around the world expected to attend.Federal Attorney-General, the Honourable George Brandis QC, and Chief Justice Susan Kiefel AC, spoke at the Opening Ceremony last night which … [Read more...]
What's happening? For the 11th year running, NSW Young Lawyers is hosting its highly anticipated Charity Ball. Who's invited? All young professionals are welcome, not just lawyers! What if I don't have anything disco-themed to wear? Accessorise on site with Studio 54-themed props available for purchase at the event. All proceeds go to charity. Why attend? Network with … [Read more...]