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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 59 new and published books in the subject of Australian Law — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Murray Gleeson - The Smiler

    By Michael Pelly

    Courtroom tactician, devastating in reply, intimidating and intense. Murray Gleeson has been described as many things, but his grim work persona gave him the label that stuck – The Smiler. Born in a small country town in NSW, Gleeson became the nation’s top barrister and its leading judge. In a...

    Published June 12th 2014 by Federation Press

  9. Key Issues in Judicial Review

    Edited by Neil Williams

    Key Issues in Judicial Review is the NSW Bar Association’s lecture series on the key issues in judicial review. It emphasises essential learning for the public law practitioner, whether solicitor, barrister or judicial officer, that is not easily accessed elsewhere. The collection opens with...

    Published May 21st 2014 by Federation Press

  10. Post-Employment Restraint of Trade

    The competing interests of an ex-employee, an ex-employer and the public good

    By Rob Jackson

    The law surrounding post-employment restraint of trade has increasing importance in workplace relations law and practice. The historical assumption that employers have a stronger commercial position and employees are vulnerable has been exploded in the 21st century by a highly educated and skilled...

    Published May 21st 2014 by Federation Press