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  1. Non-Adversarial Justice

    Second Edition

    By Michael King, Arie Freiberg, Becky Batagol, Ross Hyams

    This book outlines key aspects of the use of non-adversarial practices in the Australian justice system with reference to similar developments in the United States, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom It examines in detail non-adversarial theories and practices such as therapeutic...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Federation Press

  2. Douglas and Jones's Administrative Law

    7th Edition

    By Roger Douglas, Michael Head

    Douglas and Jones is well established as a leading text on administrative law, a reliable book notable for its accessibility and contemporary perspective. The 7th edition, in which Roger Douglas is joined in authorship by Professor Michael Head, will maintain the reputation of its predecessors....

    Published August 13th 2014 by Federation Press

  3. Climate Change and Coastal Development Law in Australia

    By Bell Justine

    Climate change is anticipated to raise global sea levels, and also impact on the frequency and intensity of storm surge and erosion events. These events pose a serious threat to the Australian population, with many communities located in low-lying coastal areas. These events also give rise to a...

    Published July 30th 2014 by Federation Press

  4. Sir Charles Lilley

    Premier 1868-1870 and Second Chief Justice 1879-1893 of Queensland

    By J.M. Bennett

    J M Bennett's new biography shows the mercurial figure of Lilley to be one of the giants of colonial Australia, a politician who took on the squatter class and forced democratic reform, earning the enduring, virulent hatred of his opponents; a Chief Justice of brilliant calibre until his one...

    Published July 9th 2014 by Federation Press

  5. The Law Affecting Rent Review Determinations

    2nd Edition

    By Alan A. Hyam

    This new edition follows the same format as the previous, focusing on the determinations of rents upon reviews or renewals of leases of commercial and retail properties. It provides a detailed analysis of this narrow but complex area, in which the provisions of rent review clauses vary greatly from...

    Published July 9th 2014 by Federation Press

  6. Justice in Tribunals

    4th Edition

    By J.R.S. Forbes

    Justice in Tribunals is a specialist work on the common law and statutory rules governing decisions of administrative tribunals, executive officers, government departments, professional societies, commercial associations, trades unions, sporting bodies, social clubs and political parties, affecting...

    Published July 9th 2014 by Federation Press

  7. For The True Believers

    Great Labor Speeches that Shaped History

    By Troy Bramston

    Graham Freudenberg, Australia's greatest speechwriter, says the Australian Labor Party was built on speeches. This book brings together great Labor speeches which give voice to the party's enduring values and achievements, and place it and its principal figures at the centre of historic events....

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Federation Press

  8. Banking and Finance

    Perspectives on Law and Regulation

    Edited by Ann Wardrop

    The majority of the articles in this book reflect impacts of the global financial crisis. These include the regulation of bank resolution regimes; the enforcement of rights by creditors under financial contracts; restructuring sovereign debt with Greece as a case study; and the EU regulation of...

    Published June 18th 2014 by Federation Press

  9. Understanding Ethics

    4th Edition

    By Noel Preston

    We encounter ethical challenges on a day to day basis in matters that involve what we call ethical values. Some of these challenges affect us as individuals but seem beyond our power to influence, such as a political decision about whether our nation should go to war. Other momentous ethical...

    Published June 15th 2014 by Federation Press

  10. Interpreting Principles of Equity

    The WA Lee Lectures 2000-2013

    By Malcolm Cope

    In 2000 QUT initiated an annual lecture in honour of Tony Lee, the great equity and trusts lecturer and author. This volume contains the 14 WA Lee Equity Lectures given from 2000-13, with commentary and, where necessary, updating from Professor Malcolm Cope. The lecturers include Justices Gummow,...

    Published June 12th 2014 by Federation Press