Bar Bytes

The Innovation and Technology Committee identifies, investigates and monitors new technological developments that may change the nature of a barristers work and their practice.

DAO? More like d’oh!

Thursday 30 June 2022

Decentralized autonomous organizations, common in crypto projects, promise a fairer, more democratic governance structure than a traditional public company. But a few recent incidents have thrown DAOs’ virtues into question.

Microsoft Word for Lawyers

Wednesday 25 May 2022

Microsoft Word is possibly the most used tool in a lawyer’s toolbox. From drafting depositions to collaborating with teams outside your firm, it’s an amazing tool chock-full of features to help you run your business.

eSafety Commissioner’s new powers commence 23 January 20212

Tuesday 22 February 2022

From 23 January 2022, the Online Safety Act 2021 (Cth) (“the Act”) will commence, giving the eSafety Commissioner additional powers to protect Australian’s online, particularly with social media websites, electronic service providers (i.e., website hosting