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Thomson Reuters is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor David Bamford as a brand new Book Review Editor for Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice. In 2013 David returned to teaching and research after filling the role of Dean at Flinders Law School for 5 years. He joined Flinders Law School after practising as a ...more
The Winter 2013 issue of Workplace Review publishes articles on social media risks for employers, unlawful termination provisions in the Fair Work Act, responsible advocacy in the Fair Work Commission and the need for democratic reform of trade unions in Australia. Also in this issue is an interview of Janet Albrechtsen, a review of the book “Political Animal: The Making of Tony Abbott”, a Vale of Charles Copeman AM, as well as the Diary, The Last Word and Focus On: SA.
The latest Part of ADRJ is a special issue, celebrating 25 Years of LEADR. It includes memories and reflections on the story of the first 25 years of LEADR, the beginnings of LEADR, training in Australian and New Zealand, LEADR today and personal retrospectives. Also in this Part are articles on the benefits of ADR in settling sexual harassment complaints, the emergence of lawyer representatives in ADR, the conflict of confidentiality and public interest for a mediator and the provision of FDR in prisons. Not to be missed!
The latest Part of OLC includes the following articles: “Who’s minding the desk?” – Denise Sutherland; “Ebooks and elending” – Mary Coe; “Body knowledge in bytes: The health industry gears up for the 21st century” – Paul Bentley; and “ALIA Information Online 2013” – Jane Douglas. Also in this Part are the following sections: Company News; Around the Blogs; Bookshelf and Journals; Databases and Aggregators; Web Watch; and Conferences, Meetings and Seminars.
The August 2013 issue of the Australian Business Law Review includes two interesting articles. The first comes from Caron Beaton-Wells and discusses the forthcoming review by the ACCC of its immunity policy for cartel conduct. The second article is by Anthony Duggan who focuses on chattel paper, one of the categories of personal property identified in the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth). There is also an editorial and a book review.
The last Part of Volume 23 of Australian Intellectual Property Journal includes the following articles: “Zombie marks? Ceased registrations, failed applications and citation objections under s 44 of the Trade Marks Act” – Michael Handler and Robert Burrell; “Opening up the Australian archives on colonial trade mark registrations” – Amanda Scardamaglia; and “Nintendo power: Innovation through collaboration and coercion in the video game industry” – David Kandestin.
The latest Part of The Queensland Lawyer includes the published version of a speech given by Justice Alan Wilson before the 7th Annual Government Lawyers’ Conference on 31 May 2013 on procedural fairness and modern tribunals. Also in this Part are several section notes, including Conveyancing and Property Law, Criminal Law, Health and Guardianship Law, Industrial Law, Tort Law, Book Reviews and a Report.
The first Part of Volume 3 of Property Law Review includes three interesting articles on different aspects of property law in Australia. The first article is by AJ van der Walt and explores two narratives in which the effects of the abolition of feudalism in modern servitude law are explained in terms of the promotion of liberty. The second article comes from Helena Howe who seeks to demonstrate that the stewardship model of property does not involve the problematic denial of Lockean natural rights to property. The final article, by Kunal Sharma, analyses the phenomenon of intentional communities, and evaluates how effectively the New South Wales community title legislation can be used to implement, in practice, such communities.
Entries are now open for the 2013 Intellectual Property Law Graduate Essay Competition! Thomson Reuters and the General Editor of the Australian Intellectual Property Journal are excited to announce that the prize will run again this year after receiving a range of fantastic contributions to the 2011 and 2012 competitions. Entries will undergo review by a judging panel that ...more
The August 2013 Part of C&SLJ includes the following articles: “Directors’ fiduciary duties and oppression in closely-held corporations” – Ryan J Turner; “A year with the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth): The Personal Property Securities Register, amendment demands and judicial proceedings” – Nicholas Mirzai; and “Equitable remedies for participation in a breach of directors’ fiduciary duties: The mega-litigation in Bell v Westpac” – Dan Butler. Also included are the following sections: Current Developments: Legal and Administrative, Directors’ Duties and Corporate Governance, Takeovers and Public Securities,