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The latest Part of the Company and Securities Law Journal includes an Editorial as well as the following articles: “The Future of Clearing and Settlement in Australia: Part I – The Current System” – Christian Chamorro-Courtland; “A Civil Law Solution to the Social Licence to Operate and Directors’ Duties Conundrum in Australia” – Julia Dreosti, Bimaya De Silva and Katie Walsh; and “Is There Underenforcement of Corporate Criminal Law? An Analysis of Prosecutions under the ASIC Act and Corporations Act: 2009–2018” – George Gilligan and Ian Ramsay.
The latest Part of the Company and Securities Law Journal includes an Editorial as well as the following articles: “‘A Tiger Without Teeth’? The Forthcoming Review of the Modern Slavery Act 2018 (Cth) and the Place of ‘Traditional’ Penalties” – Margaret Cusenza and Vivienne Brand; “ASIC’s Regulatory Powers – Search Warrants, Telecommunications Interception Warrants, Financial Services Licensing Decisions and Banning Orders – Suggested Reforms” – Dr Tom Middleton; and “A Typology of Legal, Regulatory and Voluntary Initiatives to Address Gender Balance on Corporate Boards” – Katie Watson and Tim Connor.
The latest Part of the Journal includes the following articles: “Judicial Guidelines for Insolvent Litigation Funding Agreements” – Sulette Lombard and Christopher F Symes; and “Regulation of Insolvency Practitioners in a Pandemic” – Catherine Robinson. Also in this Part are the following sections: Editorial – Dr David Morrison; Recent Developments: “Creditor-defeating Dispositions: A Necessary Addition to Australia’s Corporate Insolvency Laws” – Stephanie Bruce; and Report from New Zealand: “Enforcement of Directors’ Duties in a Liquidation Context: Madsen-Ries v Cooper” – Lynne Taylor.
The latest Part of the Journal includes the following articles: “Are Directors’ Going Concern Financial Statement Note Disclosures Informative? Evidence from Voluntary Administrations” – James Routledge; “Smooth Sailing for Directors: Using the Safe Harbour to Restructure Insolvent Companies in Australia” – Timothy Bost; and the following sections: Editorial – Dr David Morrison; Recent Developments: “Lost Commas: Clarifying the Doctrine of the Last Antecedent – Finding a Better Way” – Patrick Quirk; and Report from New Zealand: “COVID-19 Response in New Zealand” – Lynne Taylor.
The latest Part of the Australian Business Law Review includes the following articles: “The Mandatory Repair Scheme for Motor Vehicles 2019: Australia’s First Response to the International Right to Repair Movement?” – Leanne Wiseman, Kanchana Kariyawasam and Lucas Davey; “Working for the Brand: The Regulation of Employment in Franchise Systems in Australia” – Tess Hardy; “Fair Work Bargaining for Police: A Proposal for Reform” – Giuseppe Carabetta; and “Are the “Efficiently, Honestly and Fairly” and Unconscionable Conduct Civil Penalty Provisions Equally as Effective in Combating Unfair Practices By Licensees?” – Jessica Zarkovic. Also in this Part are the following sections: Editorial by Michael Terceiro; Competition Law and Market Regulation: “Natural Meaning Equals Natural Monopoly: New Declaration Criteria for Access to Services under the Competition and Consumer Act” – Michael Gvozdenovic; and Company Law and Securities: “ASIC v King – The High Court Clarifies Who Is an “Officer” of a Corporation” – Jennifer Chambers, Michael Legg and Lindsay Stankovic.
The latest Part of the Company and Securities Law Journal includes the following articles: “Market-based Causation after TPT Patrol Pty Ltd v Myer Holdings Ltd” – Corey Byrne and Michael Legg; “Delegation by Superannuation Fund Trustees” – M Scott Donald; and “Competition and Efficiency at the Mercy of Equality: Balancing the Equal Opportunity Principle and Maintaining a Competitive and Efficient Market” – Vanessa Murphy. This issue also includes the following sections: Editorial; Book Review: “A Case for Shareholders’ Fiduciary Duties in Common Law Asia” by Ernest Lim – reviewed by Associate Professor Rosemary Teele Langford; Directors’ Duties: “Cassimatis v Australian Securities and Investments Commission  FCAFC 52 – “Dystopian Accessorial Liability” or The End of “Stepping Stones” as We Know It?” – Rosemary Teele Langford; and New Zealand and South Pacific: “Supporting SME Fundraising in Fiji” – Gordon Walker.
The latest Part of the Company and Securities Law Journal includes the following articles: “Directors’ Voting Recommendations in Schemes: Navigating the New Landscape” – Alberto Colla; “Sport Australia’s Governance Principles for National Sporting Organisations: The Triumph of Managerialism over Accountability and Representation in Australian Sport” – Lloyd Freeburn; and “Social Licence to Operate and Directors’ Duties: Is There a Need for Change?” – Rosemary Teele Langford. This issue also includes the following sections: Editorial; Book Review: “Company Directors’ Duties and Conflicts of Interest” by Rosemary Teele Langford – reviewed by JH Farrar; Corporate Finance: “Case Note: Re O’Keeffe Heneghan Pty Ltd (in liq) (No 2)  NSWSC 1958” – Ganesh Jegatheesan; and “Widely-held Proprietary Companies: Opportunities and Challenges for Australian Craft Brewers” – Matt Vitale.
Over 40 million people are living and working as slaves in the world today. It is a staggering figure. It is outrageous! In the current issue of the Company and Securities Law Journal (C&SLJ), Vol 37 No 2, Justine Nolan and Nana Frishling argue that globalisation has spurred the growth of modern slavery (including servitude, ...more
The latest Part of the Australian Tax Review includes the following articles: “Where Are All the Women in Tax?” – Ann O’Connell; “Laws to Protect Tax Whistleblowing in Australia: What Does This Mean for Taxpayers and the Taxation Profession?” – John McLaren; and “The Design Elements of Flow-Through Taxation” – Alex Evans. There is also an Editorial; and a Book Review: “Back to the Future: Double Taxation and the League of Nations” by Sunita Jogarajan – Reviewed by Gareth Redenbach.
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.