Michael Bradley — Managing partner at Marque Lawyers

Michael Bradley

Managing partner at Marque Lawyers

Michael Bradley is a freelance writer and managing partner at Sydney firm Marque Lawyers.

July, 2018

Sarah Hanson-Young has the law on her side with this one

, Jul 04, 2018

A defamation case against David Leyonhjelm would give him all the attention he and his naughty boy mates need to survive.

If I were the banks, I wouldn’t be losing sleep over the royal commission

, Dec 07, 2017

Even an aggressive commissioner who manages to work around the commission's impotent framing probably won't reveal anything we don't already know.

How Australia’s strict defamation laws could thwart our ‘Weinstein moment’

, Nov 29, 2017

Australia has, notoriously, the most repressive defamation laws in the English-speaking world, writes Michael Bradley.

Facebook wants your nudes and the government says that’s fine

, Nov 13, 2017

Facebook is asking you to send it your own nudes. And the eSafety Commissioner is encouraging you to do so.

Due process around sexual harassment claims needs a complete overhaul

, Nov 02, 2017

The court of public opinion, entertaining as it is, will not deliver justice.

A lot of smoke but no fire at the AWU

, Oct 27, 2017

Amid the fallout of the the ROC's foot-shootingly efficient raid, no one seems to be asking what crime the AWU actually committed.

Why the High Court shut down Tassie’s anti-protest laws in Bob Brown case

, Oct 19, 2017

The High Court has given judgment in Bob Brown’s case against Tasmanian anti-protest laws, and found the laws invalid on the basis they infringe the implied constitutional freedom of political communication.

America’s gun-toting fanaticism is too deeply embedded in the nation’s psyche to ever be removed

, Oct 06, 2017

Michael Bradly attempts to explain why America and guns are so obsessively in love.

High Court allows the government to spend its slush fund on just about any old bullshit

, Sep 29, 2017

The court’s breezy willingness to let this bullshit exercise through the gate sets a dangerous, destructive precedent.

The terrible history of Roger Corbett’s ‘separate but equal’ philosophy

, Sep 21, 2017

Corbett's justification for denying equal marriage rights to LGBTI people, you see, is an old, old sociological theory, one you don’t hear expounded these days outside a One Nation rally.