<![CDATA[Justinian Front Page]]> http://justinian.com.au 2017-03-28T19:34:07-04:00 justinian@lawpress.com.au Justinian.com.au <![CDATA[City Desk - Visit the New Justinian]]> (free) Justinian has emerged from the chrysalis, not as a butterfly, but as an annoying wasp … Seize the moment … Click for the details

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2010-09-14T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[City Desk - Pass the parmesan]]> (free) Soapy George Brandis comes to town … Tickling the Sydney Bar ‘n’ Grill for campaign money … Others might want to actually press policy ideas at closed circle Beppi’s din-dins

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2010-08-11T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Leverhulme - Judicial complaints report packed with goodness]]> (free) London Calling … A nation racked with choice and diversity awareness … Insensitive judicial officers sent to re-education camps … Australian election steadfastly ignored … Evelyn Waugh’s explanation for never voting … Leverhulme files

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2010-08-11T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Stephen Keim - The ceremony of innocence is drowned]]> (free) Administration switches tack in long running habeas case … Law of war … Detention without trial continues to flourish … Government lawyers doing their worst … Stephen Keim and Katherine McGree report

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2010-08-09T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Deja Vu - From the mouths of craftsmen]]> (free) Justinian’s hardcopy archive is a warehouse of gems … We shall remember them … Littlemore comes to grips with the language … VicAppeals unhappy without the two counsel rule … Languid Family judge hits herself in the face

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2010-08-05T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Sir Terence O'Rort - Lord Eldon's family tree]]> (free) The tree of man … Ancient fight over fig tree on Eldons’ estate not over yet … Further appeals planned to get unimproved land value of Ascot spread reduced to almost zero … Stellar court room showing by Eldon patriarch … Sir Terence O’Rort reports

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2010-08-03T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[City Desk - Bully beef]]> (free) Not all mental breakdowns are equal … Some are more “reasonable” than others … Victoria leads the nation in workplace bullying claims … New amendments come as a great relief to captains of industry … Luke Williams reports

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2010-08-02T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Theodora - Hoot ... Hoot]]> (free) No win, lots of fees – remembering Copper 7 … Law and Social Work get cognate at U.Syd … Judge Felicity – feisty telly star … Wendler’s marmalade – by appointment

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2010-07-30T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[City Desk - How goes the auction?]]> (free) Elections are less than eight months away for long-suffering NSW voters … Are the Liberals sticking to the promise not to engage in a law and order auction? ... The new agenda is rehabilitation, with punitive add-ons … The political straddle is alive and well … Samantha Bowers reports

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2010-07-28T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Jaws - The Commoner]]> (free) Jaws drools at Melbourne’s new darling of nosh … Thriller mushrooms … Ethereal gnocchi … Whimsical twists … Experimental meringues … Al fresco plating

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2010-07-28T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Roger Fitch Esq - Rough treatment by the courts]]> (free) “You have a right to a speedy trial – unless they need to torture you first” ... The media’s characterisation of waterboarding – it used to be called torture, now it’s nothing special … Americans stripped of their citizenship by transport safety bureaucrats … Our Man in Washington reports

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2010-07-23T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Victoria Mole - Of grease and tears and judges]]> (free) MasterChef and its lawyer cooks … A round or two with Dyson Heydon is excellent training for plating-up to George, Gary and Matt … Leaving the brulée off the crème would be akin to omitting the vitals of a contract … Vicki Mole blogs

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2010-07-23T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Percy Lo-Kit Chan - HK's politico judicial juggling act]]> (free) Conflicts lawyers salivating … Hong Kong court told to butt out of case involving claims of sovereign immunity … US hedge fund wants it’s money back … Arbitral award over debts owed by state enterprises … Percy Lo-kit Chan files this report

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2010-07-22T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Tulkinghorn - Snake oil regulation]]> (free) Lawyer advertising … Self-regulation keeps the lean and hungry lawyers at bay and controls the snake oil salesmen … Ad hocery galore … Why should the industry trade unions decide what lawyers can spruik? ... Brydens (when winning is everything) takes on the regulators … Tulkinghorn goes to town

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2010-07-22T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Court in the Act - Who's laughing now?]]> (free) Kookaburras and copyright … Media neglects critical points in reporting damages decision in Kookaburra Sits in the Old Gum Tree v Down Under ... Larrikin’s claim “excessive, overreaching and unrealistic” ... Kookaburras are greedy creatures … Leanne O’Donnell reports

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2010-07-21T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Leverhulme - Notes from the Paddington end]]> (free) Mandy furiously promoting The Third Man ... Judge resigns over rent-boy indiscretion … Clegg wants to overturn law that bans animals fornicating with Royal corgis … Punter wins hedging bets case – London Calling

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2010-07-19T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[City Desk - Estcourt on Web 2]]> (free) Stephen Estcourt QC, foodie, blogger and social media fiend, reveals how Web 2 has expanded his life and work … #willingnesstohelp

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2010-07-19T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Evan Whitton - Saving newsprint by omitting drivel]]> (free) Election advice – ignore the War Party … Abe Saffron – libel terrorist … Rugby notes … Conniptions at Uni of Syd over Challis chair and law school merger … Evan Whitton at large

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2010-07-16T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[On the Couch - John Hatzistergos]]> (free) Away from the oil-stained bilges of NSW politics and resting gently on Justinian’s couch the NSW Attorney General can be surprisingly mellow … A man who is both jovial and charming … Or was he speaking with an unpipped Kalamata olive in his mouth?

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2010-07-14T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[Critics' Corner - Whitelocke on Lawmanship]]> (free) Beguiling pastiche of barristerial posturing … The importance of looking the part … The Velvet Salamander transforms into the Silver Canetoad … James Hutton reviews Bullstrode Whitelocke’s essential text for advocates

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2010-07-13T00:00:00-04:00
<![CDATA[City Desk - Raw prawns and tabloid beat-ups]]> (free) Effectiveness of incarceration … The Crime and Justice Reform Committee has been setting out the facts on rates of imprisonment … An interesting study in contrasts … Fairfax and Murdoch reptiles absorb different messages over Danny Gilbert’s delicious treats

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2010-07-12T00:00:00-04:00