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Unauthorised practice of law


Dal Pont, GE, Unauthorised practice of law, Australian Bar Review, 45, (3) pp. 224-243. ISSN 0814-8589 (2018) [Refereed Article]


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Legal profession legislation has long proscribed the unauthorized practice of law, as an adjunct to the core notion of lawyers as professionals. This article probes and then unpacks the rationales for this proscription, before inquiring as to how these inform its justifiable parameters, which both legislators and judges have often found difficult to prescribe with precision.

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Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:legal practice, practising certificates, restrictions
Research Division:Law and Legal Studies
Research Group:Legal systems
Research Field:Legal practice, lawyering and the legal profession
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:Work and labour market
Objective Field:Professions and professionalisation
UTAS Author:Dal Pont, GE (Professor Gino Dal Pont)
ID Code:129558
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Law
Deposited On:2018-12-06
Last Modified:2019-01-29
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