LSJ-September 2018

ISSUE 48 SEPTEMBER 2018

Grinning and baring it Why current laws around sexting are criminalising today’s youth Banishing burnout Does hitting rock bottom mean the end of your brilliant career? Reflecting on change Justice Virginia Bell on the battle for women’s legal status Criminal law reforms An analysis of sweeping changes to sentencing and committal laws Modern-day bag search How far does privacy extend when it comes to mobile phones at work? Child sexual abuse redress Why the new government scheme will present a challenge for lawyers All aboard the tech train Why there is no excuse for small firms failing to embrace technology Saving community justice Attorney-General Mark Speakman on new funding for struggling CLCs

The sink-or-swim culture hurting our junior lawyers

Shatteringthe illusion The messy truth behind high-functioning alcoholics in law

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