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Better services urgently needed for our veterans

Work rights

Better services urgently needed for our veterans

Our military compensation scheme serves a valuable role in helping veterans who have been injured in the line of duty, but the scheme can also be very complex and is in urgent need of reform to ensure it properly assists our veterans and their families.

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A cautionary tale - trials of automated vehicles on Victorian roads

Road rights

A cautionary tale - trials of automated vehicles on Victorian roads

Recent changes to the Road Safety Act pave the way for more automated vehicle trials in Victoria.

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Unlawful home loan lending practices

Financial advice disputes

Unlawful home loan lending practices

A decade of soaring property growth, generous tax incentives for property investors and record low interest rates has resulted in Australians being among the most indebted households in the world.

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Long awaited helmet law reform part of new National Road Rules

Smidsy

Long awaited helmet law reform part of new National Road Rules

Changes to the Australian Road Rules that have been implemented following last year’s comprehensive review of road rules include welcome reforms that Maurice Blackburn and motorcycling advocates have long called for.

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Economic justice: Making the law work for everyone

Social justice

Economic justice: Making the law work for everyone

Economic justice is as important as ever. We face rising costs of living and poor wage growth. Just making ends meet is a challenge for many Australians.

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Everything you should know about DIY wills

Will disputes

Everything you should know about DIY wills

DIY wills may seem like an easy option, but they're often more trouble than they're worth. Here’s how to avoid the pitfalls.

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