For my next post on this site, I wanted to do a follow up about mental health and resilience in the legal profession. Now we have all seen the statistics over and over again. But what about the people behind those statistics. I wanted to tell some real stories and put some relatable faces behind … Continue reading Mental Health in the Law – The stories behind the statistics
I’ve long been planning to write something about the very important topic that is “Women in Law”. You might ask why I care, given I look so rubbish in a dress – but this issue is too important to allow the half of the population to ignore. When it comes to high achievers, we are … Continue reading Women in the Legal Profession
For this article, I would like to discuss a very serious topic, which is mental health in the legal profession. It has rightfully become more topical in recent years and the wonderful governing bodies in our state Law Societies are offering access to resources to help practitioners. Unfortunately, many don’t know they are available. Allow … Continue reading Resilience, Mental Health and the Legal Profession
Yesterday I gave a brief interview with Rebel FM about copyright issues surrounding the live streaming of the Mundine/Green boxing match on social media. Click here to see the full post and have a listen.
I wanted to write another social media themed post to tie up this little thread I appear to be on lately. This time around however I’d like to focus on the way Facebook seems to be changing the way family law operates in Australia in regard to pre-nuptial agreements. Of course this is a very … Continue reading Love In The Time Of Facebook
I’ve been asked several times about whether or not an employer is able to make changes to an established position description, and what a worker’s rights are if this should happen. This is something that I have heard of happening far more than I would have expected and often without any consultation with the employee. … Continue reading This wasn’t what I signed up for!!!
So it’s obvious to anyone reading that there has been a noticeable absence in my postings. Something to the tune of about two years in fact. The reason for this is that I thought it would be a world of fun for two years to work like a beaver with a coffee addiction and a … Continue reading Knowing Your Basic Legal Rights