Letters to the Editor

Writing letters to news editors that get published requires a bit of guesswork as to the likely topic of discussion that will interest readers. Usually readers will be looking for comment on the important news of the day, or a particular issue that’s all over the...Read More

The benefits of mediation in a commercial dispute

Lawyers are often stereotyped as being interested in prolonging an expensive Court action. More often the opposite is true. Lawyers know that Court cases are expensive and that clients are fearful that legal costs could escalate to an intolerable level. Lawyers...Read More

You said what? All about defamation claims

‘He said’, ‘she said’, ‘they said’. Defamation cases can attract a lot of attention in the media, particularly when they involve well-known celebrities like Rebel Wilson or Geoffrey Rush. Defamation cases, however, are not exclusive to those with a high profile. The...Read More