The latest Part of the Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal includes the following articles: “Managing Societal Conflicts: Identity, Social Inclusion and Values” – Lola Akin Ojelabi; “Recent Judicial Consideration of the Australian Financial Complaints Authority: The Cases of QSuper and Investors Exchange” – Camilla Pondel; “The Legal Framework for International Commercial Arbitration in Bangladesh: Achievements and Proposed Improvements” – Ishrat Jahan; and “Anti-Arbitration Injunction – A Bangladeshi Developmental Conundrum through the Prism of Australian and Public International Law” – Junayed Ahmed Chowdhury. It also contains the following sections: Editorial – Ruth Charlton; ADR Case Notes: “A Matter Inappropriate for Mediation; and, to Adopt or Not to Adopt … a Referee’s Report” – David Spencer; and Matters of Interest: “Farm Debt Mediation in New Zealand” – David Bogan; and “The Modern Development of Alternative Dispute Resolution in Australia” – Wendy Faulkes.
The latest Part of the Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice includes the following articles: “Building Australia’s Fintech Ecosystem: Innovation Hubs for a Competitive Advantage” – Ross P Buckley, Douglas W Arner, Dirk A Zetzsche and Evan C Gibson; and “Regulating Australia’s Benchmark Interest Rate Market: A Review of Recent Litigation and Market Reforms” – Tony Ciro. Also in this Part are the following Sections: Insolvency Law and Management: “Don’t Be Too Cool to Pool: Employee Entitlement Contribution Orders and Pooling Orders” – Andrew Vella and Matthew Paterson; Securities and Mortgages: “Purchase Money Security Interests under the PPSA: A Note on Stockco Agricapital Pty Ltd v Dairy Livestock Services Pty Ltd” – Anthony Duggan; United Kingdom and Europe: “History Repeating: Trading Restrictions in Europe at the Time of COVID-19” – Matteo Solinas; and “Germany’s Highest Court Challenges the Legality of the ECB’s Monetary Tools (and the EU’s Entire Legal Order)” – Matteo Solinas; and United States: “Predictive Factors in CEO and CFO Bank Fraud and Malfeasance” – Erich Heneke and Randall Valentine.
The latest Part of The Queensland Lawyer includes the following content: “Tidal Boundaries in Queensland: Theories, Principles, and Some Not So Ordinary Rules” – Dr Chris Boge; “Does Property Held by a Bankrupt on Trust Vest in the Bankrupt’s Trustee in Bankruptcy?” – Bill Dixon; and the following Sections: Editorial; Administrative Law: “Natural Justice and the Bias Rule: CNY17 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection  HCA 50” – Bill Lane; Commercial Law: “Effect of Payment of Life Insurance Premiums with Stolen Money: Hanson v Goomboorian Transport Pty Ltd  QCA 41” – Clive Turner; Criminal Law: “Witnesses called by the Court” – A M West; Industrial Law: “Glass v Workers’ Compensation Regulator  ICQ 001: The Connection between Injury and Employment” – Kristy Richardson; and Book Reviews.
The latest Part of the Australian Business Law Review includes the following articles: “The Mandatory Repair Scheme for Motor Vehicles 2019: Australia’s First Response to the International Right to Repair Movement?” – Leanne Wiseman, Kanchana Kariyawasam and Lucas Davey; “Working for the Brand: The Regulation of Employment in Franchise Systems in Australia” – Tess Hardy; “Fair Work Bargaining for Police: A Proposal for Reform” – Giuseppe Carabetta; and “Are the “Efficiently, Honestly and Fairly” and Unconscionable Conduct Civil Penalty Provisions Equally as Effective in Combating Unfair Practices By Licensees?” – Jessica Zarkovic. Also in this Part are the following sections: Editorial by Michael Terceiro; Competition Law and Market Regulation: “Natural Meaning Equals Natural Monopoly: New Declaration Criteria for Access to Services under the Competition and Consumer Act” – Michael Gvozdenovic; and Company Law and Securities: “ASIC v King – The High Court Clarifies Who Is an “Officer” of a Corporation” – Jennifer Chambers, Michael Legg and Lindsay Stankovic.
The latest Part of the Building and Construction Law Journal includes the following articles: “Proportionate Liability: Procedural or Substantive?” – Ella Delany; and “Understanding and Administering Co-operation Clauses in Major Australian Project Contracts” – Rebecca Dickson. Also in this Part is an Editorial; Book Review: “Dispute Board Manual: A Guide to Best Practices and Procedures” by Dispute Resolution Board Foundation – Reviewed by Dr Donald E Charrett; and Reports on the following cases: JKC Australia LNG Pty Ltd v CH2M Hill Companies Ltd; Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Pty Ltd v Bulgana Wind Farm Pty Ltd; Civil Mining & Construction Pty Ltd v Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal Pty Ltd.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “Independent Courts Governance in Victoria: Origins and Ideas from the United States” – Donald Speagle; and “Haply a Minority’s Voice May Do Some Good: Diversity at the United States Supreme Court” – Craig Westergard.
Thomson Reuters is pleased to publish a special issue of the Journal of Law and Medicine on issues relating to COVID-19. It incorporates international perspectives, including from Brazil, Canada, Russia and New Zealand, as well as from Australia. The Journal carries an important multi-disciplinary review (by Mendelson et al) of issues arising from the use ...more
The latest Part of the Australian Intellectual Property Journal includes the following articles: “Patenting Software Inventions, Abstract Ideas, and Judicial Characterisation: The Shift Away from Recognising Patentability of Computer Software in Australia after Encompass, Rokt and Aristocrat” – Michael Williams and Vanessa Farago-Diener; “Crown Copyright 2.0 in Canada” – Ysolde Gendreau; and “Artificial Intelligence: Painting the Bigger Picture for Copyright Ownership” – Courtney White and Rita Matulionyte. There is also an Editorial by David Lindsay.
The latest Part of the Criminal Law Journal includes the following articles: “The Decision to Prosecute: A Comparative Analysis of Australian Prosecutorial Guidelines” – Natalie Hodgson, Judy Cashmore, Nicholas Cowdery, Jane Goodman-Delahunty, Natalie Martschuk, Patrick Parkinson, Martine B Powell and Rita Shackel; and “The Devil You Know Is Not Better – The Non-Consensual Distribution of Intimate Images and Sentencing” – Marilyn Bromberg. Also in this Part are the following sections: Editorial: “Ensuring the Reliability of Expert Evidence in Criminal Trials”; Case and Comment: “Re Broes  VSC 128” – Dr Brendon Murphy; Book Review: “Expert Evidence, by Dr Ian Freckelton QC” – Reviewed by The Hon Justice Christopher Beale; and Digest of Criminal Law Cases.
The Winter 2020 Part of the Workplace Review includes the following content: “The Legacy of Jack Mundey and the Green Bans: A CFMEU Perspective” – Darren Greenfield; “Legal Life in Lockdown” – Neil Napper; “Legal Practice after the Pandemic” – Judge Gerard Phillips; “A Pandemic amongst the Sandstone” – Oscar Pursey; “Industrial Relations after COVID-19” – Craig Ryan; “Wage Theft” – Kirsty Stewart, Rick Manuel and Kaz Eaton; as well as the following sections: Editorial; Case Note: “Casual Developments” – Susan Zeitz and Rick Manuel; Obituary: “Vale Jack Mundey (1929–2020) – His Significance for Australian Unionism” – Meredith Burgmann; “(2020) Mundey’s Legacy – Jack Mundey: 17 October 1929–10 May 2020” – Dr Michael Easson AM; “Vale Jim Macken (1927–1919)” – James Macken; “The Honourable Joe Isaac AO (1922–2019)” – Paul Munro; “Peteris Ginters (1971–2020), Barrister” – Ingmar Taylor SC; Book Reviews: “Prince Albert: The Man Who Saved the Monarchy, by AN Wilson” – Reviewed by Malcolm Kerr OAM; “Going Under, by Sonia Henry” – Reviewed by Jeffrey Phillips SC; The Last Word; and Diary.