Blue Ocean Law Group -> Master Smart List

Blue Ocean Law Group -> Master Smart List

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Unmet legal need a ‘business opportunity’

The vast majority of Australians with a legal problem do not contact a lawyer - while this represents an access to justice crisis, it's also a market opportunity, one legal consultant says. Photo courtesy of Andre Hunter: Unsplash

Learning Centre at IDCARE [i.e., Identity Care]

IDCARE'S Learning Centre is a key resource to help you learn how to prepare, prevent, detect and respond to the increased risks of Identity Theft. IDCARE is Australia and New Zealand’s national identity and cyber support service. They are a not-for-profit Australian charity that was formed to address a critical support gap for individuals confronting identity and cybersecurity concerns.

Going Really Paperless with iPad Pro and Apple Pencil | Lawyerist

Blue Ocean Law Group are doing our level best to go truly paperless: iPadPro and Apple Pencil form part of our digital solution.

PopQuiz: Jobs to be Done!

If you have an Urgent Job please call us toll-free on 1800-0-Adapt or email Some jobs on this list we will ask for your contact details as it will be a job that we have predicted needs us to contact you as soon as possible. Otherwise, we will send you to the relevant #SmartList to provide you with free information/resources.

‎Blue Ocean Law Group offers clients -> PEXA Key

Whether you’re a buyer or seller, or both, the PEXA Key app helps you settle with confidence. Use of the app to securely communicate bank account details is backed by the PEXA Key Secure Communication Guarantee for added assurance. Download for free via the App Store or Google Play. Find out more at: “It is easy to navigate and has got a lot of good information to keep you informed at every step of the process.” — Yolanri, property buyer

Blue Ocean Law Group - NewLaw Firm Sydney

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Blue Ocean Law Group -> Reading Smart List

Cover image: The Following Does Not Constitute Legal Advice -> Permission kindly granted by the author Justin Sprogis

James D. Ford GAICD on Blue Oceans and Value Innovation | Beyond Billables Podcast for Lawyers

Interested in innovative approaches to legal practice? Want to know what a ‘hybrid’ lawyer is? Keen to hear a new spin on delivering value? Today’s guest on the Beyond Billables ... Read More

Business Legal Risk Navigation Plan

Contact us to find out more about our Business Legal Risk Navigation Plan (starting from $99 per month for a single shareholder, sole director company/sole trader, plus initial setup costs*)...


Legal Podcasts Videos -> Smart List

Leading Legal Podcasts Videos to help you navigate the perpetually shifting ocean of change that is #NewLaw


GIG Economy [Freelance Workers] -> Smart List

Special thanks to Lieke Beelan of Visual Contracts for her on point curated link suggestions. Image courtesy of Chris Bair: Unsplash


Future Law -> Smart List

Navigating the future of the legal profession + beyond. Everything from Legal Tech, Legal Design, NewLaw, Focus on Value, to leading Blogs. Photo courtesy of G. Crescoli: Unsplash


Identity Theft Protection -> Smart List

All about protection from Identity Theft (and what to do if you become a victim).

Blue Ocean Law Group is actively seeking enterprising clients across the USA/UK/Australia to join us for our Buccaneers Beta™ trial!

-> create your own quality Contracts/Legal Docs across the United States/England Wales/Australia so fast you'll think you're a pirate! Arrrh Make your lawyers walk the plank!

Australian Charter of Human Rights | Join the campaign

We need an Australian Charter of Human Rights to ensure everyone’s rights are properly protected and people have the power to hold governments to account.


New South Wales [NSW] Law -> Smart List

Image courtesy of Srikant Sahoo: Unsplash #SydneyLawFirm #LawFirmSydney


Digital Legacy Plan -> Smart List

Who wants to live forever? In the past, only famous people, authors artists could live on for eternity... Now you can too! or you can at least decide to have your online presence safely removed....


Our Strategic Alliance Partners + Recommended Suppliers -> Smart List

Contact us to arrange an introduction to one of our Strategic Alliance Partners or Recommended Suppliers


Plain Legal Language Simplification Legal Design -> Smart List

Making the law more affordable, accessible and understandable: 1. the use of plain language 2. layering away complexity (drill down into the details) 3. aiding interpretation via visual aids =⛳️

Blue Ocean Strategy & Blue Ocean Shift Tools and Frameworks

With blue ocean strategy & shift tools and frameworks, you can create blue oceans of uncontested market space in an opportunity-maximizing, risk-minimizing way.


Best Coffee in Sydney -> Smart List

Blue Ocean Law Group is fueled by Coffee! My personally curated list of favourite and recommended coffee spots in Sydney and its fringes -> Cover Image courtesy of Charles Duck Unitas: Unsplash


General Practice Lawyer aka innovative Counsel [iC]™ -> Smart List

Curated links resources for General Counsel / General Practice Lawyers seeking to broaden their mindset/skillset collaborate/develop innovative solutions to be proactive add value!


Vested -> Smart List

What Is Vested? Vested® is a business model, methodology, mindset and movement for creating highly collaborative business relationships that enable true win-win relationships in which both parties...

Friends don't let friends run a website/app without a privacy policy

Blue Ocean Law Group is innovative Counsel and Australian Legal Network Partner for iubenda. We use iubenda for our own Globally compliant Privacy Policy, and are an Affiliate -> Get 10% off yours with this link! Contact us if you need a legal review of your compliance with Australian Privacy laws.


Verification of Identity (VOI) [Authentic or Fake] -> Smart List

Who are you with whom I have to deal? is the fundamental question formulated by Jeremy Bentham in 1843. In this age of fake news + ID theft answering this question with confidence is fundamental!

Blue Ocean Law Group is an affiliate and provides VOI - Verification of Identity Services for Questrade Inc. clients based in Australia.

Learn how Questrade is giving Canadians [ Australian's -> it is an Online Brokerage] better, simpler and more affordable ways to become financially successful and secure. Contact us to obtain additional free benefits when opening a new account.


Subscribed [The New Subscription Economy] -> Smart List

Blue Ocean Law Group seeks businesses to subscribe to our Buccaneers Beta™ trial -> Create your own quality Legal Docs so fast you'll think you're a pirate! Arrrh Make your lawyers walk the plank!


Augmented Reality: Law, Privacy Ethics -> Smart List

Enhancing Human Decision Making Safety using Augmented Reality (AR) raises new legal issues including: Intellectual Property, User-Generated Content (UGR), Privacy Ethics

Book an appointment | ZipID Verification of Identity for Real Estate Transactions (Cost from $59 as at 15 March 2019)

Blue Ocean Law Group recommend ZipID to our metro clients in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Brisbane Canberra as our preferred VOI agent

Find a Notary in Australia

Notary Locator is a national notary Directory listing Public Notaries practising in all States and Territories of Australia, including NSW, VIC, QLD, SA, ACT, WA, NT, & TAS


Corporate Governance -> Smart List

A curated Smart List to inform guide Corporate Governance Renewal beyond best practice

Do you have money waiting to be claimed?

Find out how people lose track of their money and how much there is to claim in each state.


Off-the-Plan Property Purchases -> Smart List

Warning to Buyers: When you buy off the plan, you are paying for a property where the end product may not only differ from your expectations but be worth less than you have agreed to pay...


Leaving Legacy: Deceased Estates + Will Disputes -> Smart List

Digital Assets, CryptoCurrency, PPSR, Binding Death Nominations, Health Directives; there is much to consider when putting your affairs in order!


International Talk Like a Pirate Day -> Smart List [September 19]

Ahoy me hearties! You would think that a Pirates favourite letter is r Arrrrh, but everyone knows it's the letter c!


Adverse Possession [Squatter's Rights] -> Smart List

Cover image: Photo of article Diddly Squat: The $1.7 million home awarded to Bill Gertos [for free] under squatter's rights by Annabel Hennessy dated 31 October 2018. Picture Christian Gilles

Conveyancing Dispute Resolution Scheme | The Law Society of NSW

If you are involved in a dispute concerning a contract for the sale of land, and your solicitor is a member of the Law Society, the Law Society's Conveyancing Dispute Resolution Scheme may be able to provide assistance.


Space Law -> Smart List

The next business frontier. Image courtesy of NASA: Unsplash

10 things you won’t believe are illegal

Australia is known as an easygoing place, but there is actually a whole bunch of acts you had no idea were against the law here.


Australian Consumer Law Disputes -> Smart List

From Misleading and Deceptive Conduct to Consumer Guarantees (including B2B for purchases less than $40k) -> this curated smartlist will help you understand the basics of Australian Consumer Law (ACL)


Litigation + ADR (Alternative Dispute Resolution) -> Smart List

Includes reported Court Judgements where Blue Ocean Law Group have acted for our clients


Enterprise Artistry -> Smart List

Inspired by the term Enterprise Artistry coined by Mykel Dixon. In the age of the machine: the key differentiator will be the things that make us uniquely human!


Personal Guarantees [Love + Loans] -> Smart List

So you are being asked to sign a Personal Guarantee... Remember the old adage the only thing you can guarantee are death and taxes... + B careful: A PG is something else + it could go pear-shaped!


Get Paid -> Smart List

Court Judgement Registration and Enforment Debt Collection (incl. Unpaid Super)

Data and Email Security | Secured2 Corporation - Secured2 Corporation

Blue Ocean Law Group use Secured2 when communicating sensitive client information. Secured² patented data security technology - your revolutionary new solution that promises unhackable data security.

Securexchange - Safeguard property deposit funds from hackers

Blue Ocean Law Group uses Securexchange. It protects real estate agents, lawyers/conveyancers and buyers from the real threat of large financial loss during property exchanges.


Solvency challenges -> Smart List

Insolvency, Safe Harbour Provisions, Bankruptcy, Part X - Personal Insolvency Agreement, Part IX - Debt Agreements, etc.

Test out your existing Privacy Policy -> How does it score?

Use Compliance Quarter's innovative tool then talk to us about easily making your Privacy Policy/Website App compliant with Australian Law (Globally where applicable).


Australian Law Reform -> Smart List

Learn about current investigations submissions related to Australian Law Reform.


BOSS - Blue Ocean Strategic Services

Blue Ocean Law Group offer BOSS in addition to traditional legal services


Biolegality -> Smart List

Complex issues are emerging in the intersection of law and biology.


Florence Guild -> Smart List [Inspired by the Renaissance city-state]

Est. @ Work Club, the Florence Guild Event Series features our brightest thinkers -> valuable insights to help members [including Blue Ocean Law Group our clients] thrive in tomorrow’s world.

NSW Society for Computers and the Law

We bring together lawyers and information technologists in all sectors of business - private practice, corporations and government.


Links to Pro Bono (Free) Legal Assistance in Australia

When you can't afford a lawyer these links to legal assistance organisations their publications can help.


Blue Ocean Law Group use PEXA -> Property Exchange Australia


The Business Romantic -> Smart List

Inspired by the book of the same name by Tim Leberecht [2015]


BOLTS -> Business +/or Legal Technology Services

Blue Ocean Law Group offer BOLTS in addition to traditional legal services

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