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2022-23 Practising Certificate Renewals

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Information regarding online renewals

The period for renewals will run until midnight tonight. The late fee is now applicable. No renewals will be accepted after 30 June 2022.

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Bar FC victorious against AMP

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On Wednesday, 29 June 2022 Bar FC defeated AMP 1-0 in the Domain Soccer League.

With a team filled with talent, Bar FC played some wonderful football to set up the win. A well-crafted team goal was...

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2022-23 Practising Certificate Renewals

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Information regarding online renewals

The period for renewals will run until Thursday 30 June 2022, which is tomorrow. The late fee is now applicable. No renewals will be accepted after 30 June...

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Room for Sale or Licence in Frederick Jordan Chambers

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Practice Support

A large external room (21 m2) on level four of Frederick Jordan Chambers is for sale ($nil consideration) or license. 

Members of the fourth floor practice in Family Law and...

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Bar Book Club does The Big Switch

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Wellbeing

According to the IPCC, humanity has roughly 1000 days in which global greenhouse gas emissions must peak in order for them to be halved by 2030. As EU vice-president Frans Timmermans said...

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Swearing in Ceremony for Dr Nicholas Chen SC

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Appointments

The swearing-in ceremony to mark the appointment of Dr Nicholas Chen SC as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales will be held in Banco Court on Monday, 11 July 2022 at 9.15am.... Read more >

Swearing in Ceremony for the Hon. Judge Dina Yehia SC

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Appointments

The swearing-in ceremony to mark the appointment of her Honour Judge Dina Yehia SC as a Judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales will be held in Banco Court on Monday, 4 July 2022...

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NSWBA Flood Appeal Recital: Ticket sales close tomorrow

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Philanthropy

The NSWBA Flood Appeal Recital will be held on Thursday, 30 June 2022 at 6:00pm in the Sydney Conservatorium of Music featuring international pianist Alexey Koltakov and our own...

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NSWBA Flood Appeal Recital: Ticket sales close tomorrow

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Philanthropy

The NSWBA Flood Appeal Recital will be held on Thursday, 30 June 2022 at 6:00pm in the Sydney Conservatorium of Music featuring international pianist Alexey Koltakov and our own...

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NSWBA Flood Appeal Recital: Ticket sales close tomorrow

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Philanthropy

The NSWBA Flood Appeal Recital will be held on Thursday, 30 June 2022 at 6:00pm in the Sydney Conservatorium of Music featuring international pianist Alexey Koltakov and our own...

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NSWBA Flood Appeal Recital: Ticket sales close tomorrow

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Philanthropy

The NSWBA Flood Appeal Recital will be held on Thursday, 30 June 2022 at 6:00pm in the Sydney Conservatorium of Music featuring international pianist Alexey Koltakov and our own...

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Tonight: What does climate science tell us, and what does this mean for litigation in New South Wales

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Webinar - Tuesday, 28 June 2022

Tonight, Tuesday, 28 June 2022, at 5.15 pm, the NSW Bar Associations Climate Change Law Panel are delighted to host a CPD seminar titled ‘What does climate science...

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Admiralty and Maritime Seminar

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Practice Support

The Federal Court is holding a seminar on the 'Recent Developments in Admiralty: here and abroad' with Justice Sarah Derrington AM and Justice Stewart chaired by Justice Rares on...

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Local Court of NSW Practice Note Civ 1

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Practice Support

The Local Court of New South Wales has amended Practice Note Civ 1 effective 25 June 2022.

For more information, please click here.

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IBA Report - Regulators crack down on bullying and harassment

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The International Bar Association has published two comprehensive reports designed to aid the global legal profession's ongoing efforts to address bullying, sexual harassment and discrimination. ...

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The Hon. Barrie Clive Hungerford QC (1937-2022)

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Vale

The Honourable Barrie Hungerford QC, former deputy president and judicial member of the Industrial Commission of NSW, died yesterday morning. Mr Hungerford began practising at the New South...

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Tomorrow: What does climate science tell us, and what does this mean for litigation in New South Wales

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Webinar - Tuesday, 28 June 2022

Tomorrow, Tuesday, 28 June 2022, at 5.15 pm, the NSW Bar Associations Climate Change Law Panel are delighted to host a CPD seminar titled ‘What does climate science...

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Tonight: Negotiation

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Webinar - Monday, 27 June 2022

Tonight, Monday 27 June 2022 at 5pm, the NSW Bar Association's ADR Committee are delighted to host the Honourable Michael McHugh AC QC speaking on the topic of...

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Tomorrow: Forbes Society – change re Lecture Tuesday 28 June 2022

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Change of Lecture for Tuesday, 28 June 2022: The 2022 Forbes Lecture to be given by Dr Susan Bartie (University of Tasmania), Legal Life Histories and the Creation of Legal Fields, has been postponed...

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ATO Legal Professional Privilege Protocol

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The Law Council of Australia has issued a media release regarding the release of the ATO legal professional privilege protocol.

Click here to read the media release.

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Deputy Senior Public Defender Appointment

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Appointments

The Public Defenders have announced the appointment of Troy Anderson SC as a Deputy Senior Public Defender who commenced on Monday, 20 June 2022.

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New Chief Commissioner and Commissioners recommended for appointment to ICAC

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Premier Dominic Perrottet has notified the Joint Parliamentary Committee on the Independent Commission Against Corruption of the proposed appointment of a new Chief Commissioner, former District...

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New anti-corruption and police oversight inspectors (NSW)

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NSW Attorney General Mark Speakman has announced the appointment of Gail Furness SC as the Inspector of the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) and Bruce McClintock SC as the Inspector...

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Bar FC loses 2 to nil

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On a crisp sunny winter’s afternoon today saw Bar FC take on Schroders FC. Both teams were equal on the table prior to the match.

Bar FC came out playing strongly for the first 15 minutes and had...

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