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16 August 2018 – Legal policy reform – we want your input

Practitioners are invited to provide their opinions and feedback as Queensland Law Society policy committees prepare these submissions.

16 August 2018 – Mineral, Water and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2018

QLS, assisted by its Mining and Resources Law Committee, provided submissions on the Mineral, Water and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2018 and appeared before the State Development, Natural Resources and Agricultural Industry Development Committee at a public hearing on 9 March 2018.

16 August 2018 – New volunteering streams for family lawyers with WLSQ

Are you a female family lawyer in regional Queensland? Perhaps you are on maternity leave, transitioning to retirement, returning to the workforce or moving into sole practice? Women’s Legal Service offers a range of new volunteering opportunities connecting more solicitors with women in crisis than ever before.

16 August 2018 – Interviews needed – why litigants self-represent in Queensland Child Protection Courts

Legal practitioners in Brisbane, Ipswich, and Toowoomba are sought for telephone or face-to-face interviews for research on why litigants self-represent in Queensland child protection courts.