Law Society of South Australia Media Centre

The Law Society regularly comments on key justice issues affecting the community and the legal profession.

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Read about the latest news and developments in the law.

Points of Law

The President’s Points of Law column is published fortnightly in The Advertiser and examines contemporary legal issues affecting the community. Read the latest column and browse through the archive of previous columns.


Advocacy Notes

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The Bulletin

The Bulletin is the Law Society’s flagship journal, featuring information on the latest developments in the legal profession, informed analysis on key justice issues, previews and reviews of major events, and engaging profiles of legal professionals. It is distributed monthly to Members and is available online.


The InBrief newsletter is distributed to all Law Society Members weekly. It contains invaluable updates and information relevant to the Legal Profession. 



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News and Information

Out of Bounds App

Posted on 4/11/2016
The Out of Bounds App is an educational and interactive app about laws relating to sexting, cyberbullying and age of consent in South Australia.

Transforming Criminal Justice - Major Indictable Reform

Posted on 8/11/2016
The Summary Procedure (Indictable Offences) Amendment Bill 2016 (the Procedure Bill) and the Criminal Law (Sentencing) (Sentencing Reductions) Amendment Bill 2016 (the Sentencing Reductions Bill) propose wide-ranging and substantial changes to crimin

Standard Property Documents - Minor Changes to Form 1 and Form 2

Posted on 21/11/2016
The Form 1 (for sale of land) and Form 2 (for sale of a business with or without land) have been updated in the Standard Property Documents Suite in line with the recent amendments to these prescribed Forms per the Land and Business (Sale and Conveya

Stepped up to the Bar

Posted on 28/11/2016
Daniella Di Girolamo has recently completed the Step Up to the Bar program. Daniella was the inaugural participant in the program and spent twelve months in the Chambers of the Supreme Court. She was mentored by the Judiciary and assisted various Mem