Courting innovation: Australia’s judicial system in the context of COVID-19 Webinar
8 April 2021
The Law Council of Australia hosted an online webinar titled ‘Courting innovation: Australia’s judicial system in the context of COVID-19’ on 24 March 2021.
The webinar explored the greater reliance on technology by courts and tribunals during the pandemic and how it has assisted with access to justice issues. It also highlighted how this shift may also exacerbate accessibility concerns due to a digital divide in Australia and with varying levels of technological literacy and infrastructure.
- Chief Justice William Alstergren, Chief Justice of the Family Court and Chief Judge of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia
- Justice Berna Joan Collier, Judge of the Federal Court of Australia
- Mr Mark Woods, Chair of the Law Council’s National Access to Justice Committee
- Dr Jacoba Brasch QC, Law Council of Australia President (Moderator)