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Inbrief

Practice, Procedure and Substance in the AAT’s NDIS Division

Webinar

The Disability Panel of the NSW Bar Association invited members to join a webinar titled "Practice, Procedure and Substance in the AAT’s NDIS Division" on Monday 26 October at 5.15 pm.

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Practice Management Essentials

Seminar Series

Running a barristers practice is a demanding and intellectually challenging undertaking. The rewards of practice come with the risks and responsibilities of being self-employed.

The...

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Judicial Q&A 2020

Webinar

The New Barristers’ Committee will again host the Judicial Q&A panel on Thursday, 29 October at 5.30 pm. This year the panel will include the Hon Justice Melissa Perry of the Federal Court...

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Dawn Raiders - Tomorrow 5.15 pm

Webinar

The New South Wales Bar Association's Practice Development Committee is pleased to present a webinar titled "Dawn Raiders" at 5.15 pm on Tuesday 20 October 2020.

This practical session is...

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Election of 2021 Bar Council - the Ballot

Ballot papers for the election of the 2021 Bar Council have been mailed to all those eligible to vote.

For further information see today's Notice from the Returning Officer.

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Practice Management Essentials

Running a barristers practice is a demanding and intellectually challenging undertaking. The rewards of practice come with the risks and responsibilities of being self-employed.

The NSW Bar...

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Anecdotes for Bar News

Bar News is calling for more anecdotes that capture the humour that can arise when appearing remotely. If you have something we can publish please email it to the editor Ingmar.taylor@greenway.com.au...

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2020 Spigelman Oration - Supervising the Legal Boundaries of Executive Powers

The 2020 Spigelman Oration will be presented the Hon Alan Robertson SC on the topic "Supervising the Legal Boundaries of Executive Powers" on Thursday 12 November at 5.30pm.

The Executive government...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Friday 16 October

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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Protocol for Dealing with Complaints of Judicial Conduct

The Supreme Court of NSW and the New South Wales Bar Association have agreed a Protocol for dealing with complaints of judicial conduct. The Protocol is designed to provide barristers with an...

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Federal Courts 2019-20 Annual Reports

The 2019-20 Annual Reports for the Federal Court of Australia, the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and have been tabled in Federal Parliament. You can find them...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Thursday 15 October

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, and includes today's communication from...

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UNCITRAL National Coordination Committee for Australia - online seminar regarding UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods

UNCITRAL National Coordination Committee for Australia (UNCCA) and the Commercial Law Association invite you to join us for an online seminar on the UN Convention on Contracts for the International...

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Invitation to attend the Law Council of Australia's webinar - Closing the Justice Gap: Implementing the Australian Law Reform Commission's Pathways to Justice Roadmap

The Law Council of Australia is pleased to invite you to attend an online webinar “Closing the Justice Gap: Implementing the Australian Law Reform Commission’s Pathways to Justice Roadmap”. The...

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Bar FC victorious when it counts

Today saw Bar FC defeat QBE FC 2-0 in the elimination semi-final in the Domain Soccer League.

In a strange turn of events, the final series saw last place (Bar FC ) play sixth place (QBE) in a game...

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Notification of District Court of attendance of Victorian residents

The Chief Judge of the District Court of NSW has today written to the Association regarding attendance of Victorian residents at the Court. Although residents of Victoria are required to self-isolate...

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Supreme Court ADR Address 2020 - 'the rise of the anti-arbitration injunction'

The Australian Disputes Centre presents the 3rd annual Supreme Court of NSW ADR Address. The address will be given by the Hon Justice A S Bell, President, Court of Appeal of New South Wales tomorrow,...

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NAB Escrow Service for NSW Barristers

The NAB Escrow Service (the Escrow Service) is a free, online banking service provided by NAB exclusively to NSW Barristers to securely hold money for barristers' fees until the work is done.

The...

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Stopping sexual harassment, discrimination and bullying: how to make anonymous, bystander or formal complaints to the OLSC

As co-regulator of the legal profession in New South Wales, the Office of the Legal Services Commissioner (the OLSC) is empowered to deal with conduct alleged to constitute sexual harassment,...

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Joint trial presumption to deliver justice

The Attorney General for NSW, the Hon Mark Speakman SC has today issued a media release stating that another significant reform in response to the recommendations of the Royal Commission into...

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9 Selborne Chambers – Room available to License

A large Macquarie Street-facing, sun-filled room is available for license in 9 Selborne Chambers’ Annex on Level 7 of Lockhart Chambers.

The room has extensive built-in book shelving, a large...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Wednesday 14 October

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, and includes the Land and Environment...

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Vale Edna Lisle Cunningham (1929-2020)

Edna Lisle Cunningham, formerly a member of 7 Windeyer Chambers, was admitted to the Bar in 1982 and practiced until 1992.

As a mature aged student Edna graduated with a BA and a LLB from the...

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Room for License – 13 Wentworth Chambers

13 Wentworth has an external, standard size, room available for a 12-month license.

If you’d like any further information or to register your interest please contact the Clerk via...

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Australian Academy of Law - Ninth Annual Patron’s Address - Thursday 22 October 2020 - 4:45 start for 5:00 pm

You are warmly invited to the Ninth Annual Patron’s Address held by the Australian Academy of Law, which will be held online on Thursday 22 October 2020 - 4:45 start for 5:00 pm.

The Academy is...

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