The latest Part of the Criminal Law Journal includes the following articles: “The High Court on Crime in 2018: Outcomes and Jurisprudence” – Mirko Bagaric; “Will Australia Raise the Minimum Age of Criminal Responsibility?” – Thomas Crofts; and “More, Longer, Tougher … or Is It Finally Time for a Different Approach to the Post-sentence Management of Sex Offenders in Australia?” – Lorana Bartels, Jamie Walvisch and Kelly Richards. Also in this Part is an Editorial on parole without hope and the desirability of capping the maximum length of prison terms in light of the Gargasoulas Sentence; Legislation Comment: “20 Years of Torture: Reflections on s 320A of Queensland’s Criminal Code” – Andreas Schloenhardt, Joseph Lelliott, Anna Kretowicz, Omar Harduwar, Rory McFadden and Greta Sweeney; and a Digest of Criminal Law Cases.
This Part of the Environmental and Planning Law Journal includes the following articles: “Ecologically Sustainable Development and the Great Barrier Reef – A Delicate Balance of Interests” – Justine Bell-James and Craig Forrest; “GreenPower and Renewable Energy: Consumer Protection, Trade Practices and Energy Market Regulation in Australia” – David Leary; “Ecologically Sustainable Forest Management Part V: Regulation of Private Plantation Forestry in Victoria: A Case Study of Hancock Victorian Plantations Pty Ltd” – Dr Rhett Martin; “Wild Horses and the Limitations of Commonwealth Environmental Decision-Making” – Alice Menyhart; “The Japanese ‘Special Declaration’: Threat to the Rule of International Law in the Antarctic?” – Sandy Milne; and “Tensions in the Tarkine: Four-Wheel-Drive Tracks and the Federal Court Judgments” – Sarah Norgrove.
The latest Part of the Australian Journal of Competition and Consumer Law includes the following articles: “Deceptive Domain Names – Misconduct through Misnomers” – Adrian Coorey; “Merger Authorisation Processes in Australia in Light of the Tabcorp Decision (It’s Hip to Be Square – Hipster Economics and Antitrust)” – Dave Poddar; “Commercial Reality: Its Place in the Authorisation of Mergers” – Ketki Kotwal; and the following sections: Authorisations and Notifications; Telecommunications; Landmarks; Energy Etchings; Case Notes; Consumer Concerns; What If…; Report from Russia; and Report from India.
The latest Part of the Australian Law Journal contains the following articles: “Proportionate Liability in Commercial Cases: Principles and Practice” – Graeme S Clarke QC; “Barbaro in Queensland: Exceptionalism Again?” – H G Fryberg QC; and “Can Schools be Liable to their Staff and Students for Sun-Related Injury?” – David Hertzberg. This Part also includes the following sections: Current Issues; Conveyancing and Property; Environmental Law, Family Law, Technology and the Law; and Recent Cases.
The latest Part of the Public Law Review includes the following content: Comments: “The Imperative of Process in the Australian Republic Debate” – Gabrielle Appleby; “The Legislative Council and Cabinet Documents – A Comment on Egan v Chadwick” – Tom Chisholm; “Forum of Choice? The Legislative Impact of the Parliamentary Joint Committee of Intelligence and Security” – Sarah Moulds; and the following Articles: “Arbitration of Treaty of Waitangi Settlement Cross-Claim Disputes” – Amokura Kawharu; “Anti-democratic Political Parties as a Threat to Democracy: Models of Reaction and the Strategic Democracy” – Antonios Kouroutakis; “‘Silent Members of Society’?: Public Servants and the Freedom of Political Communication in Australia” – Kieran Pender; Book review: “The Constitution of the Environmental Emergency” – reviewed by Benjamin J Richardson; and Developments.
The latest Part of the Company and Securities Law Journal includes the following articles: “Piercing the Corporate Veil to Reach the Money for Employees: Why, How and Where to Next?” – Helen Anderson; “A Legal Identity for Mutuals – Distinguishing between Profit and Purpose” – Ann Apps; and “Country-by-Country Tax Reporting: A Critical Analysis of Enhanced Regulatory Requirements for Multinational Corporations” – Adrian Sawyer and Kerrie Sadiq. This issue also includes the following sections: Editorial; and Directors’ Duties: “Does s 191 of the Corporations Act Include Conflicting Duties?” – Rosemary Teele Langford and Ian Ramsay.
The latest Part of the Australian Intellectual Property Journal includes the following content: “Intellectual Property and the Business of Innovation” – Bill Ferris AC; “Australian Laws and Regulations on Regional Branding on Food and Wine Labels: Part 1” – Paula Caroline Zito; and “Dealing Fairly with Parody: How Literary Theory Can Inform Legal Definitions” – Sarah Hook.
The latest Part of the Australian Business Law Review includes the following articles: “Commercial Imperatives and Public Benefit: Recognising Commercial Purposes as Charitable Purposes” – Derwent Coshott; “Moving Beyond Murry – From Attraction of Custom to Everything that Adds Value” – Tyrone M Carlin; and “‘Knowledge’ and Pre-contract Disclosure under the Insurance Contracts Act” – Julie-Anne Tarr. Also in this Part are the following sections: Acknowledgments; and Company Law and Securities: “Protecting Whistleblowers: A Critical Analysis of Mandatory Corporate Whistleblower Policies” – Sonny Scott.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “The Transformation of Court Governance in Victoria: Part I – Key Concepts and Models” – Tim Bunjevac; “A Death By a Thousand Cuts: The Future of Advocates’ Immunity in Australia” – Corey Byrne; and “Literature Review: Cultural Considerations in Alternative Dispute Resolution” – Antonella Rodriguez.
The Australian Law Journal is pleased to welcome Professor Stuart Kaye as the new Section Editor of the International Focus column, taking over from Professor Ryszard Piotrowicz who will be working on his last column in the December issue. Stuart Kaye is Director and Senior Professor of Law at the University of Wollongong within the Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security. He was formerly a Dean and Winthrop Professor of Law at the University of Western Australia, and held a Chair in Law at the University of Melbourne from 2006 to 2010. He completed his degrees in arts and law from the University of Sydney, and completed his doctorate in law at Dalhousie University. He is admitted as a barrister of the Supreme Courts of New South Wales, Tasmania, and Queensland.