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17 April 2019 – President's update

The word leadership gets bandied about quite a bit these days, and of course any endeavour needs a little of it. In our profession, however, it is a non-negotiable necessity.

17 April 2019 – Are you ready for 2019 renewals?

If you are practising law in Queensland, you must renew your practising certificate between 1 and 31 May. Your QLS membership renewal is due at the same time.

17 April 2019 – Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability

On 5 April 2019, the Prime Minister announced the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability.

17 April 2019 – End of grace period on applications for consent orders

On 8 April 2019, the Family Court of Australia announced that the extended grace period for filing applications for consent orders has ended.