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Sparke Helmore further expands insurance practice

26-11-14 | Sparke Helmore Lawyers is pleased to welcome Helen Stavridis to the firm's Insurance Group.

The sobering reality of the work Christmas party

17-11-14 | By taking a few simple precautions, such as revising sexual harassment and alcohol and drug policies, employers can protect themselves against claims arising from Christmas party antics and still put on the show of the year.

Heads in the cloud: How insurers and courts are handling the IT challenge

12-11-14 | Although cyber risk is a growing area of exposure and concern for Australian companies, there has yet to be a uniform response to the threat.

Professional negligence: Is the burden of proof shifting to the sued?

07-11-14 | Practitioners may need to accept greater accountability following a ruling in the English Court of Appeal.

The importance of good process when assessing a TPD claim

31-10-14 | In a claim for total and permanent disability, insurers often grapple with the distinction between what is real and what is theoretical when determining whether someone is capable of performing work by reason of education, training and experience.