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9 Oct 2020
Coronavirus update for the ACT legal profession
Updates on the situation in relation to COVID-19, including event cancellations and Court arrangements.
7 Oct 2020
Federal budget overlooks legal assistance sector
The ACT Law Society has joined our colleagues at the Law Council of Australia in expressing disappointment at the federal government’s failure to properly fund the legal assistance sector in its newly-announced budget.
2 Oct 2020
Farewell Tony Kidney
The Law Society was deeply saddened to learn of the death of Tony Kidney on Thursday 1 October 2020.
23 Sep 2020
Tips for managing the legal workforce as COVID-19 restrictions ease in the ACT
As COVID-19 restrictions ease, the Law Society’s Industrial Relations Committee has published a guide to help ACT Law Firms navigate HR questions related to this phase.
9 Sep 2020
R U OK Day 2020
27 Aug 2020
Domestic violence services expanded
The Family Violence & Children's Committee recently met with Eve Ball, who is the Team Leader, Legal Advocacy & Crisis Intervention at the Domestic Violence Crisis Service (DVCS).
9 Jul 2020
Verification of Identity service
Australia Post offers a Verification of Identity solution acting as an Identity Agent for conveyancing practitioners across Australia.
19 Jun 2020
Guidance on using the Electronic Contract for Sale in multi-unit developments
Clarification from the Property Law Committee on how to use the Law Society’s Electronic Contract for Sale when producing contracts for multi-unit developments and ‘off the plan’ sales.
2 Jun 2020
Logging in to the new website
A guide on how to reset your member password and log in to the new Law Society website.