Hon William Gummow AC
The latest Part of the Australian Law Journal contains speeches presented at the ALJ’s 90th Anniversary celebrations in the Banco Court of the NSW Supreme Court; a welcome to the co-editors of the “Conveyancing and Property Section” upon the retirement of Emeritus Professor Peter Butt; and a look back at the beginnings of the Journal, as covered by the press and media outlets of the day, in a fascinating piece by the Hon Justice Reginald Barrett. This Part contains the following articles: “The in personam exception to Torrens indefeasibility” – Hon William Gummow AC; “Artificial Intelligence in the courts, legal academia and legal practice” – Lyria Bennett Moses; “Taking advantage of advances in technology to enhance the rule of law” – Robert Size. It also includes the following sections: Current Issues; Letters to the Editor; Conveyancing and Property; International Focus; Competition and Consumer Law; Recent Cases; Book Reviews and Obituary.
The latest Part of the Australian Law Journal contains the following articles: “‘Judges’ Sons Make the Final Sacrifice’: The Story of the Australian Judicial Community in the First World War” – Tony Cunneen; “The Honourable Sir Kenneth Jacobs KBE: A Centenary Appreciation” – Hon William Gummow AC; “The Honourable Septimus Burt KC” – Julian Burt and Angelina Gomez; “The Changing Face of Judicial Leadership: A Western Australian Perspective” – Robert French AC. This Part also includes the following sections: Current Issues; Conveyancing and Property; Around the Nation: Tasmania; Administrative Law; Personalia; Admiralty and Maritime; International Focus; Recent Cases and Book Reviews.
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 May 2013 Part of the Australian Law Journal includes four interesting articles on a wide range of topics. The articles are: “Knowing assistance” – Hon William Gummow AC; “Pacific Adventurer oil spill 2009: Lessons past and future” – Michael White; “Funding open classes through common fund applications” – Jarrah Hoffmann-Ekstein; and ““And/or” in the law: Condemnations, uses and misuses” – Liam Boyle. Also included in this part are the following sections: Current Issues, Conveyancing and Property, Equity and Trusts and Recent Cases.