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Lawyers as Problem Solvers

By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Lawyers as Problem Solvers "Problem-solving goes hand in hand with law; after all, its what lawyers do for a living. Not only do we solve problems, but we are also asked every now and then to dust off the ol’ crystal ball and do a little problem prediction." - Clarissa [...]

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25 Years Since the “Mabo” High Court Decision

By | June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

25 Years Since the "Mabo" High Court Decision It's been exactly 25 years since the High Court of Australia handed down the most significant decision in the law relating to Native Title. The decision in Mabo v Queensland (No 2) 175 CLR 1 established Native Title rights at a Common Law level [...]

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Is Your Name, Really Your Name?

By | May 15th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Is Your Name, Really Your Name? Every Tom, Dick and Harry has a name. Something of great significance bestowed upon a person at birth. Even if it is something as common as, well, Tom, Dick, or Harry, everyone is special and has the right to use their name with pride. [...]

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Kissing Cousins

By | February 9th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Kissing Cousins Can I Legally Marry my Cousin?   The Christmas season is just behind us and for a lot of people, Christmas means getting together with family and friends to partake in the food, drink, and presents that come with the season. It’s a feel-good time. But maybe your [...]

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