The latest Part of the Australian Law Journal opens with one last “Current Issues” section from the pen of Acting Justice Peter W Young AO in his role as General Editor of the ALJ. This Part includes the following articles: “Orthodoxy Lost: The (Ir)relevance of Causation in Quantifying Breach of Trust Claims” – Nicholas A Tiverios and Clare McKay; “Prenatal Duty of Care: A Consideration of the Current Formulation of the Law and the Various Policy Arguments” – Casey Williamson; and “Terrorism, Shari’a and the Isolating of Islam” – Neville Cox and Hannah O’Farrell. Also in this Part are the following sections: Conveyancing and Property; Personalia; Constitutional Law; Recent Cases; Book Review; and Obituary.
The latest Part of the Public Law Review publishes the following material: “Comment: Plaintiff M47/2012 v Director-General of Security: Where to now for Al-Kateb?” – Clare McKay; “Comment: Barriers to accessing environmental information under Australian freedom of information” – John Abbot and Jennifer Marohasy; “The late arrival of the “judicial activism” debate in Australian public discourse” – Tanya Josev; and “Jurisdictional facts after Plaintiff M70” – Brian Mason. There is also a Book Review and a Developments section.
The latest Part of the Tort Law Review includes a great range of material to interest everyone. The topics covered include a brief history of accident law, difficulties with the “leaky building syndrome”, legal liability for misstatements in employment, maritime intervening causation cases, traumatised secondary victims, and much more!