Vanuatu Tax Evasion Means Government Must Get Tough On Corruption 9th May 2008 - Views: 288 Robert Agius’ tax evasion scheme helped wealthy Australians allegedly avoid paying up to $100 million in tax. Dr Mark Zirnsak, Director of the Synod’s Justice and International Mission Unit and author of the "From Corruption to Good Governance" report released in Parliament in March 2008 said "banking secrecy laws and tax havens are a global problem for which we need a global solution.
Law Council Urges Haneef Inquiry To Honour Assurances 1st May 2008 - Views: 248 The Law Council has welcomed assurances made at the preliminary hearing of the Dr Haneef inquiry that the principles of natural justice will be observed and that government agencies will cooperate in making witnesses and documents available.
Media Alert: Law Society Of Nsw To Comment On Legal Announcements Made By Federal And State Governme 30th April 2008 - Views: 234 Following two separate announcements by the Federal Government and the NSW State Government concerning various changes to legislation.
Law Council Supports End To Same Sex Discrimination 30th April 2008 - Views: 249 He said the Law Council would continue to advocate for reform in this area.
Law Council Hopes Legal Aid Funding Boost Is A Sign Of Things To Come 18th April 2008 - Views: 275 The Law Council hopes today’s announcement by the Attorney-General of additional funding for community legal centres and legal aid commissions marks the beginning of a genuine attempt by the Government to address shortfalls in this crucial area.