The latest Part of the Company and Securities Law Journal includes the following content: “Requiring proof of individual reliance to establish causation in disclosure-based shareholder class actions: The role of principle and policy” – James Argent; “Equitable subrogation of banks and other secured creditors for the recovery of statutory employee entitlements: A ‘new class of case’ or simply a different perspective?” – Dr Garry J Hamilton; “‘The easy way or the hard way’: Should directors cooperate with regulators?” – Emily Rumble; and the following sections: Corporate Governance, Corporate Responsibility and Law – Professor Jean Jacques du Plessis: “Barbarians at the gate? Activist investors and s 249N of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth)” – Jason Harris; and Overseas Notes: Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia: “Modernising company law: The Singapore experience” – Pey-Woan Lee and Christopher Chen.
The latest Part of the Australian GST Journal includes the following content: Article: “Goods and services tax impacting the retailing sector” – Jeyapalan Kasipillai; GST Update: “Measuring the Australian GST Gap” – Kevin O’Rourke; News from the Asia Pacific: “South Korea: New VAT regulation on overseas electronic services” – Dong-Keon Lee; and “Pakistan: Phasing out concessionary tax regime” – Shafi Khan.
The latest Part of the Journal of Law and Medicine includes the following sections: Editorial: “Medicinal cannabis law reform: Lessons from Canadian litigation” – Ian Freckelton QC; Legal Issues: “Support for the exercise of legal capacity: The role of the law” – Bernadette McSherry and Andrew Butler; Medical Issues: “The loss of Malaysia airlines flight MH17: A forensic and humanitarian task” – David Ranson; Bioethical Issues: “Think of the children: Sex selection and child welfare” – Rachael Wong and Grant Gillett; Nursing Issues: “Recognising and responding to the deteriorating patient” – Kim Forrester; and Medical Law Reporter: “Australian Competition and Consumer Commission v Pfizer: Evergreening and market power as a blockbuster drug goes off patent” – Thomas Faunce. Also in this Part are the following articles: “The Australian quarantine and biosecurity legislation: Constitutionality and critique” – Anthony Gray; “States of confusion: Jurisdictional variation in Australian medicines nomenclature” – Denise Hope and Michelle King; “The case for MDMA (ecstasy) regulation” – Joshua Donelly; “Patenting genetic diagnostic methods: NGS, GWAS, SNPs and patents” – Charles Lawson; “Genetic testing of stored tissue from a deceased person to define a relative’s disease risk: Legal and ethical viewpoints” – Loane Skene, Julian Savulescu and Martin B Delatycki; “Double standards: Standards of proof for persons found unfit for trial” – Betheli O’Carroll; “Fitness to stand trial, human rights and possibilities from England and Wales” – Jeanette Stewart, Mary Woodward and Ilana Hepner; “Tasmania’s Reproductive Health (Access to Terminations) Act 2013: An analysis of conscientious objection to abortion and the “obligation to refer”” – Ronli Sifris; “Regulating preimplantation genetic diagnosis in Australia: Disability and parental choice” – Michelle de Souza; and “End-of-life decisions in Malaysia: Adequacies of ethical codes and developing legal standards” – Puteri Nemie Jahn Kassim and Fadhlina Alias. There is also a review of the book “Elder Law in New Zealand” by Kate Diesfeld and Ian McIntosh.
The latest Part of the Australian GST Journal includes the following material: Article: “MBI Properties in the High Court: The meaning of “supply” and “price”” – Gina Lazanas and Robyn Thomas; News from Asia Pacific: “Fluctuation in rates of sales tax on petroleum products in Pakistan’ – Shafi U Khan Niazi; and GST Update: “Place of supply in Malaysia’s new GST” – Christine Peacock.
The last Part for Volume 14 of the Australian GST Journal includes the following material: Case Note: “RV Investments: Failing to shift the burden of proof” – Gina Lazanas and Robyn Thomas; News from the Asia Pacific: “Malaysia: Implications of GST on employee benefits” – Jeyapalan Kasipillai; and Article: “Division 142 and refunds of overpaid GST – when is GST “passed on”?” – Chris Sievers.
The latest Part of the Australian GST Journal includes an article by Gina Lazanas and Robyn Thomas which evaluates the new GST refunds regime, a case note by Melanie Baker which provides a case update on what it means to “carry on an enterprise”, and two pieces in the News from the Asia-Pacific section: “South Korea: Korea’s Tax Reform Proposals for 2014” – Daniel (Dong-keon) Lee and “Malaysia: GST implications on accommodation premises and similar establishments” – Professor Jeyapalan Kasipillai.