The latest Part of the Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal includes the following articles: “The Characterisation of, and Recourse against, Negative Jurisdictional Decisions in Australia” – Alexander du Maurier; “Measuring Effective Complaint Handling by Government” – Tania Sourdin, Jamie Carlson, Martin Watts, Christine Armstrong, Tanya Carlyle and David McGeoch; “Lessons and Opportunities for Negotiation Teachers Following the COVID-19 Pandemic” – Ana Lenard; “Teaching FDR in Law School Clinical Programs: The Lawyer-Assisted Family Dispute Resolution Clinic” – Dr Jacqueline Weinberg and Jennifer Lindstrom; “Order out of Court: Insights on the Lawyers’ Role in the Success and Failure of Mediation in Cebu City, Philippines” – Francis Michael C Abad; and “Home Run or Strikeout? Is Baseball Arbitration a Viable Dispute Resolution Procedure for Australia?” – Myles Bayliss. It also contains the following sections: Editorial; ADR Case Notes: “Native Title Mediation and COVID-19”.
The latest Part of the Australian Law Journal contains the following articles: “Navigating a New Terrain: Developing Autonomous Vehicle Liability Pathways in Australia in Light of International Experience” – Lilla Thiele-Evans, Blake Pepper, John Zeleznikow, Neil Foster and Tania Sourdin; “The Impact of a New and Widespread Contagious Disease on Pre-existing Contractual Obligations” – Tom Allchurch; and “Is the Coronavirus the End of All Contracts?” – Natalie Ngo.
This Part also includes the following sections: Current Issues: “Some Recent Developments”; “Can Australia Still Call Itself a Liberal Democracy?”; “Can Employers Mandate Vaccinations?”; “The COVID-era and Australian Federation: State Power Rises, Old Faultlines Revealed”; “National Security Legislation and Parliamentary Oversight”; and “The Curated Page”; Around the Nation: Western Australia: “Resolution of a Cold Case?”; Environmental Law: “Quartet of Recent Landmark Climate Change Cases”; Statutory Interpretation: “‘Always Speaking’ Statutes”; Book Reviews: “The Chronicle of a Young Lawyer: A Legal Journey in the Territory of Papua and New Guinea”, by Kerry Dillon; and “Frontiers of Public Law”, edited by Jason NE Varuhas and Shona Wilson Stark; and Obituary: Judge James Crawford (1948–2021).
The latest Part of the Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal includes the following articles: “International Arbitration in Australia: 2019/2020 in Review” – Albert Monichino QC and Alex Fawke; “Ex parte Enforcement of Arbitral Awards and the Rule of Law: Mineralogy v Western Australia” – Albert Monichino QC and Gianluca Rossi; “Co-housing Disputes: Strategies for Harmonious Conflict Resolution?” – Kathy Douglas, Christina Platz and Robin Goodman; “Mediation Preferred for Resolution of Communal Disputes in Nigeria” – Adesina Temitayo Bello, PhD and Ucheoma Chinaemeremnma Awa; “Post Separation: How Can FDR Positively Influence the Impact of Culture on the Lives of Children?” – Dr Bethaina Dababneh and Mieke Brandon; “Introducing Relationship Mediation for FDR Practitioners and Other Experienced Mediators in 2021” – Mieke Brandon; and “Mediating Workplace Conflict – Reviewing the Evidence” – Dr Emily Schindeler.
It also contains the following sections: Editorial – Ruth Charlton; ADR Case Notes: “Snapshots from the Federal Court of Australia: Discovery Prior to Mediation; and Lack of Good Faith in Farm Debt Mediation” – David Spencer; Matters of Interest: “Mediation Quest: Theories Grounded in Experiences of Life” – Katherine Johnson; and Book Review: “Alternative Dispute Resolution”, by Tania Sourdin – Reviewed by Dr Lola Akin Ojelabi.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “The Psychological Impact of Judicial Work: Australia’s First Empirical Research Measuring Judicial Stress and Wellbeing” – Carly Schrever, Carol Hulbert and Tania Sourdin; and “The Transformation of Court Governance in Victoria: Part II – Towards a Model Policy Framework for Court Services Victoria” – Tim Bunjevac.
The latest Part of the Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal includes the following articles: “Skilled Mediators and Workplace Bullying” – Ryan Murphy and Tania Sourdin; “ADR: Championing the (Unjust) Resolution of Bullying Disputes?” – Doris Bozin, Allison Ballard and Patricia Easteal; “Property Settlements and Spousal Maintenance for the Elderly” – Kay Feeney; “Teaching Mediation Using Video and Peer Discussion: An Engaged Video Learning Model” – Kathy Douglas, Dr Tina Popa and Christina Platz; and “Mediation – My First Ten Years: 1982–1992” – Ruth Charlton. It also contains Case Notes: “Mediator Advice and an Attorney Gone Missing – Baas v Baas”; “Mediator Fees as Costs Reasonably Necessary to the Conduct of Litigation – Berkeley Cement Inc v Regents of the University of California”; “Mediation Media Watch” – David Spencer; and Book Reviews: “Mediating with Families” by Mieke Brandon and Linda Fisher and “Mediation in Australia” by Laurence Boulle and Rachael Field – Reviewed by Paul Lewis.
This issue of the Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice is a Special Issue focused on “Civil Justice”. Containing a collection of articles presented at the Civil Justice Forum held at RMIT University on 13 and 14 February 2018, this issue covers the following: “Suppression and Non-publication Orders in Civil Litigation” – BC Cairns; “Pre-action Requirements in Medical Negligence Matters” – Tania Sourdin, Margaret Castles and Madeline Muddle; “Could Civil Case Management Benefit from a Litigant Vulnerability Assessment Scheme?” – Sonya Willis; and “Processes for Disputing Liability to Pay Workers’ Compensation for Psychological Injury” – Olivia Rundle, Megan Woods and Laura Michaelson. Also in this part is the Editorial Comment and the following Case Notes: “ARB – MED – ARB: Ku-Ring-Gai Council v Ichor Constructions Pty Ltd  NSWSC 610” – Brigitte Gasson; and “Rozenblit v Vainer (2018) 92 ALJR 600;  HCA 23: Order for Stay of Proceedings in the Case of the Impecunious Plaintiff” – Ella Howard.
The latest Part of the Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal includes the following articles: “Will Somebody Please Think of the Children?! Child Focused and Child Inclusive Models in Family Dispute Resolution” – Dr Hadeel Al-Alosi; “Apologies, Mediation and the Law: Resolution of Civil Disputes” – Robyn Carroll, Alfred Allan and Margaret Halsmith; “The Field of Dreams” – Judge Joe Harman; “Default Proceedings in Arbitration” – Low Sze Hui Jasmine; “Costs, Claims and Counter-claims or Victims, Vindication and Victory: The “Real Issue” and the Case for Mediation in Von Marburg v Aldred (No 3)” – André Retrot; and “The Mediating Brain” – Benjamin Allen and Tania Sourdin. It also contains Case Notes: “Restraining Solicitors from Acting in Post-Mediation Proceedings; and Mediation Media Watch” – Professor David Spencer.
The latest Part of the Journal of Judicial Administration includes the following articles: “The corporate transformation of the courts: Towards a judicial board of executive directors” – Tin Bunjevac; “Family reports and family violence in Australian family law proceedings: What do we know?” – Dr Rachael Field, Dr Samantha Jeffries, Zoe Rathus AM and Angela Lynch; “Barriers to unbundled legal services in Australia: Canvassing reforms to better manage self-represented litigants in courts and in practice” – Margaret Castles; “Why do some civil cases end up in a full hearing? Formulating litigation and process referral indicia through text analysis” – Naomi Burstyner, Tania Sourdin, Chinthaka Liyange and Bahadorreza Ofoghi; and “Keeping the peace? Justices of the Peace as judicial decision-makers in regional Western Australia” – Claire Stimpson.