The latest Part of the Journal includes the following articles: “Bankruptcy Discharge: Origins and Liberalisation” – Michael Quilter; “Death and Bankruptcy” – Colin Anderson and David Morrison; and the following section notes: Recent Developments: “Piercing Legal Professional Privilege to Access Documents Created to Defeat Claims of Creditors” – Noel McCoy, Sophie Waples and Emma Beechey ; “Company Directors in the Spotlight: A Safe Harbour or Plugging Another Imaginary Leak?” – David Morrison; and Report from New Zealand: “Changes Mooted to New Zealand’s Voidable Transactions Regime” – Lynne Taylor.
The latest Part of the Company and Securities Law Journal includes the following articles: “Significant judicial guidance on the application of the continuous disclosure obligations” – Danielle McFarlane; “Delegation and reliance by Australian company directors” – Angela Gibbs and Jon Webster; “Insider trading, general deterrence and the penalties for corporate crime” – Juliette Overland; and the following sections: Overseas Note: Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia: “Confucianism and its theoretical application to the corporate world in China” – Charles KN Lam and Say Goo; and Takeovers and Public Securities: “Takeover dispute resolution in Australia and the United States – Takeovers panel or courts?” – Ian Ramsay.
Thomson Reuters is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Rosemary Langford to the Editorial Board of the Company & Securities Law Journal. Dr Langford will provide regular commentary for a new Directors’ Duties Section. Rosemary Teele Langford teaches with the faculty of law at Monash University and also with Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne. ...more
Thomson Reuters is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Elizabeth Boros to the Editorial Board of the Company & Securities Law Journal. Dr Boros will provide regular commentary for a new Shareholder Remedies Section. Dr Elizabeth Boros is a barrister, based in Melbourne. Before being called to the Bar, Elizabeth held the Sir Keith Aickin Chair of ...more
The November 2013 Part of the Australian Law Journal publishes the following articles: “The equitable duties of company directors” – Hon William Gummow AC; “The role of the “applicant” in native title disputes” – Justice Darryl Rangiah and Justin Carter; “Are the High Court’s reasons for refusing special leave binding?” – Oliver Jones; “Section 53 of the Constitution: An overlooked reference to the constitutional people” – Elisa Arcioni. Also in this Part are the following sections: Current Issues; Conveyancing and Property Law, Admiralty and Maritime, Recent Cases and Book Reviews.
The latest Part of the Australian Law Journal includes the following articles: “The judicial herd: Seduced by suave glittering phrases?” – Hon Peter Heerey AM QC; “Company directors as “super-fiduciaries”” – Michael Pearce SC; and “The categories of waiver” – Jeremy Stoljar. There are also several sections notes, including: Current Issues; Conveyancing and Property, Overseas Law; Personalia; and Recent Cases.
The latest Part of the Australian Business Law Review includes the following articles: “Appeal rights, access regimes and anticompetitive conduct provisions” – are we getting the incentives right? – Richard York; “Solving the fiduciary puzzle – the bona fide and proper purposes duties of company directors” – Rosemary Teele Langford; and “Trustees’ limitation of liability: Myths, mysteries and a model clause” – Diccon Loxton and Nuncio D’Angelo. There is a review of the book “Consumer Law & Policy in Australia & New Zealand” by Justin Malbon and Luke Nottage.