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, 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, Partner, Allens
Associate Professor Shelley Griffiths, Faculty of Law, University of Otago, Dunedin
Mr Gregory Hammond, Partner, King & Wood Mallesons
Professor Sheelagh McCracken, Faculty of Law, University of Sydney
Mr Philip Trinca, Partner, Ashurst, Lawyers
Mr Brian Salter, General Counsel, AMP Ltd
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
Tax and Stamp Duty – Mr Andrew Sommer, Partner, Clayton Utz, (income tax and revenue law, other than stamp duty); Mr Gary Best, Partner, Clayton Utz (stamp duty)
Securities and Mortgages – Ms Angela Flannery, General Counsel, Department of Communications; Mr Paul Rogerson, Head of Legal, National Roads & Motorists’ Association
Commercial and Finance Law – Mr Patrick Lowden, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills; Mr Andrew Booth, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills
Wealth Management – Dr Lisa Butler Beatty, Head, Wealth Management Office of the Trustee & Special Counsel, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Insolvency Law and Management – Mr Lindsay Powers, Senior Legal Consultant, Minter Ellison; Mr Gerard Breen, Partner, Johnson, Winter & Slattery; Mr John Melluish, Partner, Ferrier, Hodgson & Co, Chartered Accountants; Mr Jason Harris, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Technology Sydney
Financial Markets – Mr George Harris, Partner, Baker & McKenzie; Mr James Darcy, Partner, Allens
Recent Publications – Mr Jason Harris, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Sydney; Ms Siila Rasanen, Lawyer, General Counsel, Australian Taxation Office

International Editors
United States – Mr Michael J Hagan, Partner, Thompson Hine LLP, New York
Tokyo – Mr Masahiro Ueno, Nishimura & Asahi, Tokyo
United Kingdom/Europe – Mr John Jarvis QC, of Gray’s Inn; Dr Stuart Dutson, Partner, Eversheds; 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
Singapore/South East Asia – Ms Kala Anandarajah, Partner, Rajah & Tann, Solicitors
Hong Kong and China – Mr Jeremy Webb, Partner, Linklaters
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
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


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