Cameron Houston Employees are seeking higher payouts for alleged bullying, discrimination and unfair dismissal.
John Silvester There is a union that even the right-wingers seem to love. It doesn't strike, only veers left at traffic lights, and the only green cause it embraces is drinking beer on St Patrick's Day.
Michaela Whitbourn A NSW teacher has made legal history after a former student was ordered to pay $105,000 for defaming her on Twitter and Facebook.
Cases against Andrew Farley, Mike Kelly and Marieke Hardy show that Twitter users can be held to account for their comments
Michaela Whitbourn A teenager, a former Labor MP and a prominent columnist share an unlikely bond: they are among the first publishers in Australia to be sued over slurs on social media.
Nick Ralston Seven West Media is suing the Australian Federal Police over raids officers carried out at its Sydney offices over a possible deal with Schapelle Corby.
Nick Ralston Mercedes Corby has begun legal action against the Australian Federal Police. Lawyers for the sister of convicted drug smuggler Schapelle Corby lodged documents with the NSW Federal Court on Wednesday.
Louise Hall, Hannah Low Women's magazine publisher Bauer Media has reached a confidential settlement with one of its most senior female editors over her claim of sexual discrimination.
Lucy Battersby 2Day FM's royal-prank call ticked off more listeners than any other issue.
Deborah Snow Alone among the seven commissioners of the Australian Human Rights Commission, Tim Wilson never had to apply for the job.
Noel Towell Australia's leading Holocaust denial group has backed the Abbott government's intention to water down the nation's race-hate laws.
Deborah Snow Alone among the seven (soon to be eight) commissioners of the Australian Human Rights Commission, Tim Wilson never had to apply for the job.
Michaela Whitbourn Grumpy customers who give their barista a mouthful about a lousy cup of coffee beware - delivering a serve to the employee could soon land you in court.
Michael Inman A Canberra bureaucrat bullied through compulsory private counselling sessions with her supervisor has lost her fight for workers' compensation.
Andrew Darby A Japanese harpoon ship is said to be approaching Australian waters in the sub-Antarctic, posing a test on whaling for the Abbott government.
Clay Lucas Lawyers acting for thousands of underpaid intellectually disabled workers will lodge a court application on Monday seeking to block the federal government's scheme to tackle the underpayments.
Richard Baker, Philip Dorling, Nick McKenzie Businesswoman Helen Liu, a Labor Party donor and benefactor to federal MP Joel Fitzgibbon, faces possible prosecution after the Immigration Department re-opened an investigation into her alleged...
Michael Inman and Nino Bucci A religious sect which was linked to an unsolved Sydney terrorist attack is fighting a court battle for control of its $20 million Australian empire.
Rania Spooner A man's tragic death after police tried to arrest him has raised questions over the use of capsicum spray
Michaela Whitbourn She has worked for a High Court judge, rubbed shoulders with Kevin Rudd at the UN and published articles on human rights law.
Natalie O'Brien Former Guantanamo Bay detainee David Hicks has launched an appeal to overturn his conviction in the United States for the ''invented'' crime of providing material support for terrorism.