Professor Helen Anderson joins Company and Securities Law Journal

Professor Helen Anderson joins Company and Securities Law Journal

Thomson Reuters is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Helen Anderson as editor of the Insolvency section in the Company and Securities Law Journal.  Associate Professor Helen Anderson holds an LLB (Hons) from the University of Melbourne, as well as a Grad Dip Bus (Acc), LLM and PhD from Monash University. She worked in ...more

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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

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

Australian Law Journal update: December 2014

The last Part for Volume 88 of the Australian Law Journal includes the following articles: “The defaulting executor” – Hon Peter W Young AO QC; and “Equity’s obligation to perform: Efficient breach and the inadequacy of common law damages” – Samuel Kang and James Nguyen. Also in this Part are the following sections: Current Issues; Conveyancing and Property; Family Law; Environmental Law; Personalia; Admiralty and Maritime; Overseas Law; Human Rights; Administrative Law; and Recent Cases.

Building and Construction Law Journal update: December 2014

The latest Part of the Building and Construction Law Journal includes the following articles: “Expert determination: Misconception and misapplication” – AA de Fina; and “An unacceptable wait for acceptance” – Paulina Fishman; and Reports for the following cases: PPK Willoughby v Eighty Eight Construction; Mahony v Queensland Building Services Authority; Valorne Pty Ltd v Building Appeals Board; and Kellett Street Partners Pty Ltd v Pacific Rim Trading Co Pty Ltd.

Property Law Review update: November 2014

The latest Part of the Property Law Review includes the following articles: “The Court of Claims and the resolution of informal land claims in New South Wales 1833-1835″ – Shaunnagh Dorsett; and “The durability of title: An appraisal of recent developments in Australian real property law” – Paul Babie. Also in this Part are the following sections: Strata and Community Title: “Body corporate legal practice: Potential pitfalls for lawyers” – Michael Kleinschmidt; Consumer Issues: “The consumer and virtual or digital property: Is this an oxymoron?” – Lynden Griggs; New Zealand: “Developments in unit titles” – Thomas Gibbons; Singapore: “Legislation and case law developments: Damages, easements, caveats, trusts and proprietary estoppel” – Kelvin Low; South Africa: “Expropriation of “old order” mineral rights in South Africa: The Constitutional Court has its say (twice)” – Pieter Badenhorst; New South Wales: “The problem of successive vexatious caveats revisited” – Jennifer Stuckey-Clarke; and Queensland: “Balancing information disclosure and “red tape”: Queensland’s proposal for seller disclosure” – Sharon Christensen.

Online Currents update: November 2014

The latest Part of OLC includes the following articles: “Enterprise social software: Setting out the landscape” – Matt Moore and Kelly Tall; “Very like a whale: Commercial cloud storage services come into their own” – Jon Jermey; “VALA 2014 conference papers: A review” – Glenda Browne; “Some-thing like LibraryThing” – Jane Douglas; and the following sections: Company News; Around the Blogs; Bookshelf and Journals; Databases and Aggregators; Web Watch; and Conferences, Meetings and Seminars.

Environmental and Planning Law Journal update: November 2014

The last Part of the EPLJ for 2014 includes the following articles: “Filling the gaps: Recognition of environmental protection as a charitable purpose” – Rebecca Claire Byrnes; “The course of statutory planning system reform and fast-tracking development” – Peter Williams; “Protective costs orders in Australia: Increasing access to courts by capping costs” – The Honourable Justice Nicola Pain; and “After the storm: The Whaling in the Antarctic Case and the Australian Whale Sanctuary” – Tim Stephens.