For the past month you have been hearing all about how social networking is stealing your data, ruining your life and manipulating your information for distribution on the shady dark web. If you haven’t heard all about this, you’re probably only just figuring out the internet. Welcome, enjoy your stay and don’t worry too much … Continue reading Facebook – what exactly do they have on me?
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
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
In one of my first posts on this blog I touched on what exactly constitutes going too far when making comments on social media. Specifically with regard to employment and what might get you fired. In this next instalment I’d like to turn my attention to defamation. It’s a relatively new area but claims are … Continue reading OMG its TMI Part 2 – Personal Defamation on Social Media
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