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Alasdair McLean and James Macdonald recognised as leading lawyers

Alasdair McLean and James Macdonald have again been recognised as leading corporate lawyers in Victoria by the 2017 edition of Doyles Guide.


Education Law Newsletter – August 2017

In this edition we look at the widening of schools’ liability for child abuse and the new Notifiable Data Breach Scheme.  We also provide an update in relation to the new reportable conduct scheme, which is now in effect. Download August 2017 edition


Norton Gledhill assists GMHBA with new alliance

Norton Gledhill has recently assisted GMHBA, a not for profit health fund, in forming an innovative alliance with AIA Australia, one of Australia’s largest life insurers, and Discovery Limited, a South African financial services provider that developed the international ‘Vitality’ wellness program. The alliance will create a new health insurance business branded ‘myOwn’ that will


Employment Law Newsletter – May 2017

In this edition we consider the lessons for employers from some recent cases concerning employee misconduct on social media and provide an update on our March bulletin on personal liability arising from Fair Work Act breaches. Download May 2017 edition


Legal professional privilege clarified for in-house lawyers

In a recent Victorian Supreme Court case involving legal professional privilege, the Court adopted a broad view as to the requisite degree of independence required by in-house lawyers from their employers. View article


Chris Hartigan recognised for Employment expertise

Chris Hartigan has been recognised in the 2017 Doyle’s Guide for leading lawyers in the Employment (Employer Representation) sector. Chris, who heads Norton Gledhill employment practice, was named as a Recommended lawyer.  This is Chris’ fifth consecutive year of recognition for his expertise by the Doyle’s guide.