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Thomson Reuters is pleased to announce the appointment of The Hon. Justice Kenneth Martin as the Section Editor for a brand new Western Australian Section in The Australian Law Journal. As part of a reinvigoration program, a range of new Sections are being commissioned to ensure that subscribers are receiving a wide range of valuable and ...more
With the forthcoming December 2013 Special Issue of JLM being dedicated to the topic of “regulating the use of human bodily material”, readers might be interested in two articles published in the October 2013 issue of AIPJ. Ella O’Sullivan’s article analyses the patentability of human embryonic stem cells under s 18(2) of the Patents Act ...more
The last Part of Volume 87 of the Australian Law Journal publishes the following articles: “The courts and the parliament” – Chief Justice Robert French AC; “It tolls for thee: Accessorial liability after Bell v Westpac” – Hon T F Bathurst and Sienna Merope; “The status of law reports produced in England prior to 1865” – P W Young and A A Gomez; and “Proportionate liability in the High Court” – Leigh Warnick. Also included in this Part are the following sections: Current Issues; Conveyancing and Property; Recent Cases and Book Reviews.
The latest Part of the Company and Securities Law Journal includes the following articles: “Officers’ liability for mandatory corporate disclosure: Two paths, two destinations?” – Tim Bednall and Pamela Hanrahan and “Directors’ statutory and general law accessory liability for corporate wrongdoing” – Justice Ashley Black. There is also a Takeovers and Public Securities section note: “Lock up devices in recapitalisation proposals: Lessons from Billabong” – Alberto Colla.
Michael answers this and other questions in an interview featured in the recently published Spring 2013 edition of Workplace Review. Michael talks about his family background and education, both of which instilled in him a strong desire to excel, work hard, and be dedicated and committed to things he put his mind to. Find out ...more
The latest Part of ADRJ includes the following articles: “International arbitration in Australia: 2012/2013 in review” – Albert Monichino SC and Alex Fawke; “FDR in prisons: Meeting the needs of Aboriginal clients” – Karine Hamilton and Pamela Henry; “The AFL Tribunal System – an insider’s perspective on early neutral evaluation, arbitrary power and judicial intervention” – Andrew Coffey; “Assisting future lawyers to conceptualise their dispute resolution advocacy role” – Donna Cooper; “Elder mediation” – Lise Barry; “Settlement outcomes in sexual harassment complaints” – Paula McDonald and Sara Charlesworth; and “A quantitative analysis of practitioners’ knowledge of fathers and fathers’ engagement in family relationship services” – Richard Fletcher, Emily Freeman, Nicola Ross and Jennifer St George.
The November 2013 Part of the Australian Law Journal publishes the following articles: “The equitable duties of company directors” – Hon William Gummow AC; “The role of the “applicant” in native title disputes” – Justice Darryl Rangiah and Justin Carter; “Are the High Court’s reasons for refusing special leave binding?” – Oliver Jones; “Section 53 of the Constitution: An overlooked reference to the constitutional people” – Elisa Arcioni. Also in this Part are the following sections: Current Issues; Conveyancing and Property Law, Admiralty and Maritime, Recent Cases and Book Reviews.
The latest Part of AT Rev includes the following articles: “Judicial construction of Part IVA: What to expect from the application of existing principles going forward” – Justice Richard Edmonds; “The 2013 Part IVA “reforms”” – A H Slater QC; “The new “improved” Part IVA – with extra tax benefit!” – Gordon Cooper and Tim Russell; “Taxation by analogy” – Graeme S Cooper; “The GAAR panels in Australia and the UK: Identical twins or distant cousins?” – Ann O’Connell; and “When is avoiding tax not abusive? Comparative approaches to a GAAR in Australia and the United Kingdom” – Malcolm Gammie CBE QC.
The Spring 2013 issue of Workplace Review includes the following articles: “Arthur Seaforth Blackburn VC: A connection with the Fair Work Commission” – Peter Hampton; “Is your brand protected from the dangers of social media?” – Deanna Oberdan; “Workplace bullying amendments: The Fair Work Amendment Act 2013” – Shane Wescott and Neil Napper; and “A first for Australia: A dedicated federal anti-bullying regime” – Penny Thew. There is also an interview with the Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG and the following sections: Focus On: Qld, Discrimination, Book Review, Work Health and Safety, The Last Word and Diary.
The last Part of Volume 33 of The Queensland Lawyer includes an article by Andreas Schloenhardt and Eloise Gluer which explores and outlines the background, evolution, and rationale of the defence of provocation, analyses its application and elements, and discusses the pros and cons of retaining, reforming, or repealing ss 268-270 of the Criminal Code (Qld). Also in this Part are the following sections: Conveyancing and Property Law, Criminal Law, Health and Guardianship Law, Tort Law, Industrial Law, Book reviews and a Report.