The latest Part of the Tort Law Review includes the following articles: “The John G Fleming Lecture: The ebbs and flows of tort law – reflections on a half century of tort law” – Professor Emeritus Lewis Klar QC; and “Practitioner perspectives on continuing legal challenges in mental harm and medical negligence: Time for a no-fault approach?” – Tina Popa. It also contains a Case Note: Greenway v Johnson Matthey Plc  EWCA Civ 408.
The latest Part of The Queensland Lawyer includes the published version of a speech given by Justice Alan Wilson before the 7th Annual Government Lawyers’ Conference on 31 May 2013 on procedural fairness and modern tribunals. Also in this Part are several section notes, including Conveyancing and Property Law, Criminal Law, Health and Guardianship Law, Industrial Law, Tort Law, Book Reviews and a Report.
Hospital Babylon, by Imogen Edwards-Jones: 2011, Bantam Press, London. Pages 1-319. Price: $A32.95 (pb). Reviewed by Ian Freckelton SC Hospital Babylon is an archetypal airport book. It can be read on a flight between Brisbane and Melbourne, as long as there isn’t a distraction on the television screens or too much turbulence. It is written ...more
The March 2011 issue of The Queensland Lawyer contains comments and articles on a range of topics relevant to Queensland practitioners, including the meaning of “material prejudice”, the Moynihan reforms, guardianship reforms, NK Collins Industries Pty Ltd v President of the Industrial Court of Queensland, medical negligence, PIPA disclosure and police “move-on” powers.