News and Information

Children's Commissioner

Posted on 22/08/2016
Draft legislation in response to the Nyland Report has been put forward by government. The Society is focused on scrutinising that legislation to assess its compliance with the Royal Commission recommendations.

Notice of Annual General Meeting & Call for Nominations

Posted on 12/08/2016
The Society’s 2016 Annual General Meeting will be held at 5.15pm on Monday, 24 October 2016, at the Law Society, Terrace Towers, Level 10, 178 North Terrace, Adelaide. Members are warmly invited to attend the meeting

Award Winners 2016

Posted on 12/08/2016
The winners of the Law Society Awards as presented at the Dinner are as follows (the President's remarks and a photograph of the presentation is attached at the link for each)

Budget Estimates

Posted on 29/07/2016
On 28 July 2016, the State Attorney General appeared before Budget Estimates to answer questions about the 2016/17 State Budget as it applies to the Attorney General’s portfolio. The following summarises the key points of the session. It covers matt

2016/17 State Budget at a Glance

Posted on 19/07/2016
The State Budget will achieve an expected surplus in 2015-16 of $285 million, primarily due to the selling of the Motor Accident Commission’s assets, valued at approximately $1.6 billion. The State’s Compulsory Third Party Insurance scheme, previousl