Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice (JBFLP)

Australian and international issues in banking and finance law and practice

About the Journal
The Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice (ISSN: 1034-3040) provides a forum for debate on Australian and overseas issues relating to banking and finance law. The Journal’s Section Editors provide balanced and broad coverage of important topics including recent developments in law and practice as well as general and technical matters of interest.

Sections cover a wide variety of issues relating to banking law, taxation, stamp duty, securities, mortgages, insolvency law and management, capital and foreign exchange markets. The international contributors cover recent developments in these areas too, giving an overseas perspective.

General Editor
Gregory Burton SC, FCIArb was appointed a Senior Counsel in October 2004 and has practiced at the New South Wales Bar since 1989. As well as being the General Editor of the Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice, he contributes to numerous other banking and finance law publications.

Consulting Editor
Professor Robert Baxt AO, Emeritus Partner, Freehills; Professorial Associate, University of Melbourne

Editorial Board
The Hon Justice Arthur Emmett AO, Supreme Court of New South Wales and New South Wales Court of Appeal
The Hon Andrew Rogers AO QC, Dispute Resolution Adviser, formerly Chief Judge, Commercial Division, Supreme Court of NSW
The Hon Ken Handley AO QC, Formerly a Judge of the New South Wales Court of Appeal
Ms Karla Fraser, Partner, Allens
Mr Diccon Loxton, Senior Finance Partner, Allens
Professor Shelley Griffiths, Faculty of Law, University of Otago, Dunedin
Mr Gregory Hammond OAM, Adjunct Fellow, Applied Finance Centre, Faculty of Business & Economics, Macquarie University
Dr Sheelagh McCracken, University of Sydney Law School
Mr Philip Trinca, Partner, Ashurst, Lawyers
Professor John Stumbles, Faculty of Law, University of Sydney
Mr John Walter, Partner, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Lawyers
Dr Ann Wardrop, Director of Programs and Senior Lecturer, School of Law, La Trobe University, Melbourne

Australian Section Editors
Banking Law and Banking Practice – Dr Alan L Tyree, Consultant, formerly Landerer Professor of Information Technology and Law, University of Sydney; Mr John Sheahan QC
Commercial and Finance Law – Mr Patrick Lowden, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills; Mr Andrew Booth, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills
Financial Markets – Mr George Harris, Partner, Baker & McKenzie
Insolvency Law and Management – Mr Lindsay Powers, Senior Legal Consultant, Minter Ellison; Mr Gerard Breen, Partner, Mills Oakley; Mr Jason Harris, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Technology Sydney
Recent Publications – Ms Sheila Rasanen, Client Engagement Officer, Superannuation, Australian Taxation Office
Securities and Mortgages – Ms Angela Flannery, Partner, Holding Redlich; Mr Paul Rogerson, Head of Legal, National Roads & Motorists’ Association
Tax and Stamp Duty – Mr Andrew Sommer, Partner, Clayton Utz, (income tax and revenue law, other than stamp duty)
Wealth Management – Dr Lisa Butler Beatty, Head, Wealth Management Office of the Trustee & Special Counsel, Commonwealth Bank of Australia

International Editors
Canada – Professor Benjamin Geva, Professor of Law, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario; Professor Stephanie Ben-Ishai, Assistant Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario
Hong Kong and China – Professor Chao Xi, University of Hong Kong
New Zealand – Mr Ross Pennington, Partner, Chapman Tripp, Barristers and Solicitors, Auckland; Mr David Craig, Partner, Bell Gully, Barristers and Solicitors, Wellington; Mr Guy Lethbridge, Partner, Russell McVeagh, Barristers and Solicitors, Auckland; Mr Adam Jackson, Partner, Buddle Findlay, Lawyers, Wellington
Singapore/South East Asia – Ms Kala Anandarajah, Partner, Rajah & Tann, Solicitors; Mr Wayne Courtney, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore
Tokyo – Mr Masahiro Ueno, Nishimura & Asahi, Tokyo
United Kingdom/Europe – Mr John Jarvis QC, 3 Verulam Buildings Barristers, Gray’s Inn; Dr Stuart Dutson, Partner, Simmons & Simmons LLP; Mr Michael Green, Senior Professional Support Lawyer, Allen & Overy; Mr Kallun Willock, Associate, Eversheds; Dr Matteo Solinas, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, Victoria University of Wellington
United States – Ms Laura Sheridan Mouton, US Securities and Finance Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills


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