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18 Oct 2021
Covid-19 update for the ACT legal profession
Updates on the situation in relation to Covid-19, including event cancellations and Court arrangements.
6 Oct 2021
Electronic witnessing of documents
Guidance to members for electronic witnessing of Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney.
9 Sep 2021
Support services during lockdown
Although the ACT is in lockdown, staying home may not be a safe option for some people. This page collates support services in the ACT and region that are still operating during lockdown.
6 Sep 2021
What are my legal options if I'm having trouble with my neighbour?
You may have heard local lawyer Chris Donohue chatting with Georgia Stynes on ABC Radio recently about what you can do if you're having trouble with your neighbour. We've compiled some useful resources on this topic.
1 Sep 2021
Family Law Update: New merged courts
The Family Law Committee would like to advise members of recent developments and releases from the new merged Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia.
27 Aug 2021
Cross examination in family violence cases
Information about new provisions in the Family Law Act restricting cross examination in circumstances involving allegations of family violence.
6 Aug 2021
ACT Law Awards finalists announced
The finalists in the ACT Law Awards will be announced this week!
2 Aug 2021
Looking for a family lawyer with mediation experience?
You may have heard local lawyer Debra Parker, Chair of our Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, chatting with Georgia Stynes on ABC Radio recently about mediation options for family law – options that can help people avoid lengthy family court processes in situations like divorce and custody disputes.
30 Jul 2021
Call for nominations for Council of the Law Society
Members of the ACT Law Society are invited to nominate for election to Council for the coming year.