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Inbrief

COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Thursday 26 November

The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to COVID-19-related court arrangements has today again been updated in terms of recent developments.

Members are advised that, although the...

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Land and Environment Court Vacation 2020-2021

The Land and Environment Court has announced details regarding the Court vacation over the Christmas/New Year period. The Judges' fixed vacation begins on 21 December 2020 and the first day of term...

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SAVE THE DATES: CPD CONFERENCE DATES 2021

2021 CPD Conference Series

The Bar Association's CPD conference program for 2021 will be released shortly. In the meantime members may wish to note the dates and venues:

• Saturday 20 February...

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Federal Court of Australia Practice Information Note APP 1: Case Management of Full Court and Appellate Matters

The Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Australia Hon J L B Allsop AO has advised that Practice Information Note APP 1: Case Management of Full Court and Appellate Matters is now available on the...

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Court of Appeal Decisions of Interest Bulletin

Practice support

The NSW Court of Appeal has published its latest Decisions of Interest Bulletin on the Court of Appeal website. Learn more here.

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Tomorrow: The Refugee Advice and Casework Service's Judicial Review Project

Webinar - Thursday 26 November

The Practice Development Committee, New Barristers' Committee and the Refugee Advice and Casework Service invites members to "The Refugee Advice and Casework Service's...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Wednesday 25 November

The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to COVID-19-related court arrangements has today again been updated in terms of recent developments.

Members are advised that, although the...

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Personal Injury Commission

Webinar - Thursday 10 December

A new Personal Injury Commission (PIC) will be established in NSW on 1 March 2021. The PIC is a single, independent tribunal for injured people claiming against the...

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Share the Dignity: 'It's in the Bag'

This week, Martin Place Chambers is collecting donations for the “Share the Dignity: It’s in the Bag” campaign. “Share the Dignity” is a charity that works to make a real, on the ground...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Tuesday 24 November

The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to COVID-19-related court arrangements has today again been updated in terms of recent developments.

Members are advised that, although the...

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Beyond Brewster: Recent Developments in Class Actions

Webinar - Thursday 3 December

The Commercial Law Section presents a specialist panel discussing recent trends in the funding, conduct and settlement of class actions following the High Court’s...

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The 37th Great Bar Boat Race

Notice of Race and Entry Form now available

The 37th Great Bar Boat Race will be held on Monday, 21 December 2020. A Notice of Race and entry form may be obtained here. All enquiries should be...

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Room for Sale in Long Established Chambers

Internal room for sale in Edmund Barton Chambers, Level 44, MLC Centre.

The Chambers have been fully operational in these premises since 1979.

Three Senior Counsel and fifty barristers currently...

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Improve your wellbeing in 2021

Eat,Sleep,Move

Following the success of 'Nutrition and Healthy Eating in 2021', the Wellbeing Committee has announced details of the next three webinars in its Eat, Sleep, Move program.

  • The...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Monday 23 November

The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to COVID-19-related court arrangements has today again been updated in terms of recent developments.

Members are advised that, although the...

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Workers Compensation Commission e-bulletin No 111 - November 2020

The Workers Compensation Commission has published e-bulletin no 111 - November 2020, which concerns Listing Rules for the Holidays - disputes lodged from 23 November 2020 until 24 December 2020.

The...

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Law Council of Australia Media Release - Put families over politics, abandon flawed family court merger

A report by Government Senators into the Attorney-General’s flawed merger bill regrettably fails to prioritise the wellbeing of families and children, ignores credible expert input, and instead...

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Tomorrow: The Evidentiary Position of Recorded Conversations in Family Law Proceedings

Webinar - Tuesday 24 November

On Tuesday 24 November the Family Law Committee is pleased to present a webinar titled, ‘The Evidentiary Position of Recorded Conversations in Family Law Proceedings... Read more >

Privacy, Data and Surveillance

Webinar - Tuesday 1 December

Artificial intelligence (AI), already impacting our lives in many hidden ways, continues to have a significant effect upon all aspects of legal practice, creating new...

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SIRA Dispute Resolution Service - Change in remote technology for Assessment Conferences for CTP insurance disputes

From 30 November the State Insurance Regulatory Authority Dispute Resolution Service will transition all its Assessment Conferences for CTP insurance disputes from Skype to MS Teams. Training...

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Court of Appeal Decisions of Interest Bulletin

Practice support

The NSW Court of Appeal has published its latest Decisions of Interest Bulletin on the Court of Appeal website. Learn more here.

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Join the Bar Running Group

Wellbeing

In the lead-up to the end of law term, the Wellbeing Committee is trialling a summer series of short runs (max. 30 mins) on Thursday afternoons, departing from the fountain at the top of...

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Ceremonial sitting to welcome the Hon Justice Thomas Altobelli as a Judge of the Family Court of Australia

The ceremonial sitting to welcome the Hon Justice Thomas Altobelli as a Judge of the Family Court of Australia will be held at 4.15 pm next Monday 23 November and streamed from Court 7C of the...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Friday 20 November

The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to COVID-19-related court arrangements has today again been updated in terms of recent developments.

Members are advised that, although the...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Thursday 19 November

The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to COVID-19-related court arrangements has today again been updated in terms of recent developments.

Members are advised that, although the...

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