Royal Commissions

Barbed Wire

Righting wrongs

Written by Sophie Parsons, Senior Associate, In-House Counsel, Accredited Criminal Law Specialist, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers In this blog Sophie Parsons outlines the outcome of the recent High Court decision of Binsaris v Northern Territory and the renewed interest...

Director

ASIC prosecuting company directors

Written by Bill Doogue, Partner, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers It has become a loosely held secret around legal circles that ASIC are about to charge up to 50 Directors of large listed companies. This is beyond the media reports...

Royal Commission Hearing

Attending a hearing at the Royal Commission into institutional responses to child sexual abuse

Written by Bill Doogue. Partner, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers. Attending the Royal Commission into institutional responses to child sexual abuse is an interesting process. You enter a court room that seems to have been constructed for a number of aims....

Royal Commission

Royal Commission – Private sessions and hearings

Since we last wrote about the Royal Commission into Institutional responses to child sexual abuse, we have received a number of enquiries in relation to the difference between the conduct by the Royal Commission of private sessions and private or...