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I did but see her passing by Tuesday, 4th October 2011 An ongoing challenge to the profession is the continuing education of its members. Jonathan Beaumont recently presented this paper at the IIR In-House Counsel Conference in Canberra. Read more
Legal Services Arrangements in Australian Government Agencies Friday, 13th May 2011 The ANAO published a Better Practice Guideline in August 2006 to assist agencies in better managing their legal resources. Read more
Legal Services Spending Wednesday, 20th April 2011 The Commonwealth Attorney-General's Department has released a report detailing legal expenditure in the 2009-2010 year. Read more
Learning from Experience - The Gruen Report Tuesday, 19th April 2011 Dr Nicholas Gruen of Lateral Economics has published his report "Learning from Experience" relating to the purchasing of legal services by the Commonwealth. Read more
Review of Commonwealth Legal Services Procurement Tuesday, 19th April 2011 The Blunn-Krieger Report has been one of the most important reviews of legal practice in the Commonwealth in recent years. Whilst primarily reporting on procurements matters, it also addresses areas of legal practice. Read more