Rachael is Product Manager for Practical Law Australia, Thomson Reuters premier online service that delivers practical legal knowledge, precedents and workflow tools to lawyers and in-house legal departments. Rachael is responsible for ensuring the commercial performance and future development of Practical Law Australia. Rachael has worked in law firms in the UK and Australia, and has managed a variety of Thomson Reuters legal products and solutions.
Thomson Reuters would like to congratulate Joanna Vincent, the 2013 winner of the annual McCallum Medal presentation competition. This year’s prize was held on Wednesday 6th November at the Fair Work Commission in Sydney, and once again showcased the outstanding talent of students and recent graduates passionate about workplace relations. L to R: Joanna Vincent, ...more
The Commonwealth does not have the constitutional authority to enact legislation regarding work health and safety (formerly referred to as “occupational health and safety”). Therefore, attempts at harmonisation of such legislation have required the agreement of all Australian States. In 2008, the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) signed the Intergovernmental Agreement for Regulatory and Operational ...more
With a new federal anti-bullying regime coming into place next year, Thomson Reuters’ Journals have been giving timely and topical coverage of Judicial bullying and workplace stress in the legal profession. Earlier this year, Workplace Review published a special issue featuring a range of articles considering workplace bullying, particularly in the legal profession. Jeffrey Phillips SC, workplace ...more