Queensland Law Society

Media releases

For further information on any of these releases, contact the person listed in the release or media@qls.com.au. Unless otherwise stated, press releases on this page are available for immediate public release.

Media releases

12 December 2012
Welcome relief for families in dispute
5 December 2012
Weakness in “tough on crime” approach
28 November 2012
Property law gets some modern love
23 November 2012
20 years of shame of 17 year olds in prison
22 November 2012
Concerns over proposed synthetic drug classification
20 November 2012
Eager for Keane appointment
14 November 2012
Page in history for working in margins
5 November 2012
Media release: Child protection inquiry raises questions for QLS
23 October 2012
QLS Children’s Law policy paper highlights major issues
3 October 2012
Queensland Law Society urges AG to reconsider on NLPR
19 September 2012
Judicial appointments welcome
14 September 2012
The vulnerable vetoed in court cuts
13 September 2012
Reporting Bureau closure a concern for confidentiality
29 August 2012
Gag clauses concerning
13 August 2012
Government leaves rent in Tenants’ Union funding
30 July 2012
Offender penalty costs to hit taxpayers’ pockets
17 July 2012
Queensland Law Society names the government’s shame
10 July 2012
Surrogacy Act changes – a miscarriage of justice
9 July 2012
Mandatory sentencing to clog judicial system
5 July 2012
Destructive defunding of legal assistance programs
20 June 2012
Buyers to benefit from duty change
4 June 2012
Anti-association laws pose more danger than they remove
31 May 2012
Political crisis in PNG threatens country’s rule of law
22 May 2012
Society opposes abolition of Sentencing Advisory Council
16 May 2012
Truckie law implication driving the wrong way
11 May 2012
QLS Law Week activities set to take flight
9 May 2012
QLS criminal history tours take a walk on the dark side
3 May 2012
Mandatory sentencing not an option
3 May 2012
Seasons adds spice to Law Week
26 April 2012
QLS promises more in store during Law Week
7 March 2012
Criminal treatment of mental health issues
5 March 2012
Stars fly in for Symposium
2 March 2012
Expo of champions
29 February 2012
Party positions revealed on legal profession issues
19 January 2012
No fair fight when David meets Goliath before tribunal