Prop L Rev

Research Methods in Property Law: Special Issue

The latest part of the Property Law Review (Volume 3 Part 3) is a Special Issue that explores many different ways of thinking about law and property, and is available for purchase as a standalone part in print or PDF. In this 144pp bumper issue, Guest Editors Professor Sarah Blandy (School of Law, University of Sheffield) and Professor ...more

Invitation for Submissions – Environmental and Planning Law Journal

Invitation for Submissions – Environmental and Planning Law Journal

Are you looking for new avenues in which to share your insights? Have you already written an article on Environmental or Planning Law that you would like to see published, or do you know someone who has? Do you want your name, your institution’s name or your firm’s name recognised for academic and professional leadership ...more

Bill Gough

Dr William (Bill) J Gough joins Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice

Thomson Reuters is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr William (Bill) J Gough as co-editor of the Securities and Mortgages section in the Journal of Banking & Finance Law & Practice. Bill, previously a partner at Allen Allen & Hemsley and Coudert Brothers, International, is an independent legal consultant specialising in transactional and advisory ...more

NSWLS Young Lawyers Environment & Planning Law Essay Competition

Entries are now open: NSW Young Lawyers Environment & Planning Law Essay Competition

Are you a law student in New South Wales, or a young lawyer under the age of 36 years or with less than five years’ experience? Are you looking for the chance to be published in the highly prestigious Environmental & Planning Law Journal? Then get your entry in for the 2014 Environment and Planning Law Essay ...more

Environmental and Planning Law Journal update: September 2014

The latest Part of EPLJ includes the following articles: “Compliance with Indigenous cultural heritage legislation in Queensland: Perceptions, realities and prospects” – Michael J Rowland, Sean Ulm and Jill Reid; “Restorative justice intervention in an Aboriginal cultural heritage protection context: Conspicuous absences?” – Mark Hamilton; “Carbon pricing and renewable energy innovation: A comparison of Australian, British and Canadian carbon pricing policies” – Karen Bubna-Litic and Natalie Stoianoff; “Implementing legislative and governance frameworks for integrated catchment management: The gap between theory and practice” – Kate Matthews; and “The future of Land and Environment Court oversight of major project offsets” – Vanessa Walsh.

Local Government Law Journal update: September 2014

The latest Part of the Local Government Law Journal includes an article by Melissa Pocock which analyses the prohibition on local governments to use compulsory acquisition to assemble large-scale inner urban sites for redevelopment by the private sector. Also in this Part is a Policy and Practice section by Paul Leadbeter which discusses possible impacts for local government from planning reform in South Australia; a digest of cases and the Local Government Planning & Law Guide Cases.

Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice update: September 2014

The latest Part of the Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice publishes the following articles: “Factors that affect corporate governance practices in Saudi Arabian listed banks” – Ashraf Al-Sahafi, Marcus Rodrigs and Lisa Barnes and “Illegality as a ground for withholding payment in documentary credit transactions” – Hang Yen Low. Also in this Part are the following sections: Banking Law and Banking Practice; Commerical and Finance Law; Insolvency Law and Management; Recent Publications; Canada; New Zealand; and a Book Review.

Australian Law Journal update: September 2014

The latest Part of the Australian Law Journal includes the following articles: “The best interests duty and the standard care for superannuation trustees” – Paul Collins; ““Confusion hath now made his masterpiece”: Federal jurisdiction, State tribunals and constitutional questions” – Gim Del Villar and Felicity Nagorcka; “Reading words into statutes: When Homer nods” – Stephen Lumb and Sharon Christensen; and the following sections: Current Issues; Conveyancing and Property; Human Rights; Constitutional Law, Admiralty and Maritime; Equity and Trusts; Corporations and Securities; Recent Cases; Book Reviews and an Obituary for Hon Barry O’Keefe AM QC.

Australian Journal of Competition and Consumer Law update: September 2014

The latest Part of AJCCL includes the following articles: “Australian Competition and Consumer Commission priorities” – Rod Sims; “Does it matter what the hypothetical consumer knows? An analysis of ACCC v TPG” – Haylene Treisman; and “A snuggle for survival – the paradox of section 44ZZRD(3)(c): Restricting co-operation may mean restricting competition” – Marianna Parry and Richard Hobson. Also in this part are the following sections: Authorisations and Notifications; Consumer Protections; Case note; What if…; Consumer Concerns; Report from Africa, Report from Europe; and Report from Latin America.