Advocacy update and invitation to provide comments
1 November 2017
The QLS Advocacy team works with our policy committees to engage with government on law reform proposals and matters affecting our members in their practice.
Some of our recent activities include:
- QLS mentioned in Hansard several times in relation to the Penalties and Sentences (Drug and Alcohol Treatment Orders) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill by members from LNP and ALP
- QLS called on to participate in the review of the Trusts Act.
Practitioners are invited to provide their opinions and feedback as Queensland Law Society policy committees prepare submissions on legal topics for government inquiries:
- IP Australia Discussion Paper – feedback due by 10 November
- Queensland Drones Strategy discussion paper – feedback due 3 November