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The latest Part of the Australian Law Journal contains the following articles: “Estoppel And Enforcement Of International Arbitration Awards” – Richard Garnett; “Defamation: Serious Harm And Contextual Truth” – James O’Hara; and “Towards A Coherent Sentencing Jurisprudence For Animal Cruelty Offences” – Gabrielle Wolf, Mirko Bagaric and Jane Kotzmann. This Part also includes the following sections: Current Issues: “The Rule of Law”; “Coercive Control”; and “The Curated Page”; Around the Nation: Tasmania: “Hobart’s Supreme Court Buildings”; Family Law: “Section 114AB: Semantics and Chaos”; Human Rights: “Major UN Review of Australia’s Human Rights Record”; New Zealand: “End of Life Choice: Coming to New Zealand by the Road Less Travelled”; and Recent Cases: “Trade and Commerce – Misleading and Deceptive Conduct – Unconscionable Conduct – Procuring Breach of Fiduciary Duty – Equity – Fiduciaries – Duty – Breach – Contract – Breach of Contract – Joint Venture – Termination”.
The latest Part of the Building and Construction Law Journal includes the following articles: “Is It Time for an Express Term of Good Faith in Australian Construction Contracts?” – Joseph Biagio Xuereb; and “No-reliance Clauses: Are They Effective at Limiting a Principal’s Liability for Misleading or Deceptive Conduct?” – Eileen Yang. Also in this Part are the following sections: Editorial; Book Review: “Construction Law (3rd ed)”, by Julian Bailey – Reviewed by Michael Christie SC; and Reports on the following cases: Leeda Projects Pty Ltd v Zeng; TFM Epping Land Pty Ltd v Decon Australia Pty Ltd; and C&V Engineering Pty Ltd v Hamilton & Marino Builders Pty Ltd.
The latest Part of the Australian Business Law Review includes the following articles: “Information exchange, hub and spoke arrangements and collusion” – Rhonda L Smith and Arlen Duke; “Reinvigorating the trade and commerce power” – Anthony Gray; “Could Canadian-style interest arbitration work in Australia?” – Anthony Forsyth; “The duty to act in the best interests of the public entity – a regulatory analysis” – Marco Bini; and “Issues at the end of a franchising relationship” – Andrew Terry and Maree Chetwin. There is also an editorial and an Insurance Law section.