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Equality and Diversity Awareness Survey

  • May 02, 2014

The CBABC Equality and Diversity Committee has designed an online, anonymous survey to collect information from lawyers who have personally experienced discrimination or harassment. We need to hear from you what the issues are, so that we as a society and profession can address them.

Tax Matters Toolkit

  • April 23, 2014

This Toolkit will help family law lawyers and their clients understand how tax rules might affect their future finances on separation or divorce. It explains the various credits, benefits and deductions, and will help you navigate and apply the often complex tax laws to the particular circumstances of your clients.

Heartbleed Security Bug

  • April 10, 2014

Our websites have not been affected by the Heartbleed security bug and online transactions with CBA are secure.

Administrative Notice - Bankruptcy Proceedings before a Registrar in Bankruptcy

  • April 08, 2014

This Administrative Notice sets out the procedures to be followed in all hearings set before a Registrar in Bankruptcy. This Administrative Notice applies to trustee opposed discharge applications and to bankruptcy hearings in excess of 15 minutes. This Administrative Notice also prescribes standard forms of orders for bankruptcy hearings before a Registrar in Bankruptcy.