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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. The Remaking of the Courts

    Less-Adversarial Practice and the Constitutional Role of the Judiciary in Australia

    By Sarah Murray

    The Remaking of the Courts: Less-Adversarial Practice and the Constitutional Role of the Judiciary in Australia centres on the changing nature of courts within the Australian constitutional context. In essence, the monograph explores the degree to which less-adversarial innovations and the...

    Published May 1st 2014 by Federation Press

  8. Australian Maritime Law

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Michael White

    The third edition of Australian Maritime Law by Michael White follows on from the first and the second editions of which he was the editor and wrote some of the chapters. In those earlier editions many eminent Australian maritime lawyers contributed chapters from their own point of view but in this...

    Published May 1st 2014 by Federation Press

  9. Michael Kirby

    Paradoxes and Principles

    By AJ Brown

    The remarkable story of the life and work of Australia's most famous modern judge. This biography charts Michael Kirby's extraordinary public life from his first forays as a student politician in the early 1960s, to his appointments as foundation chairman of the Australian Law Reform Commission in...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Federation Press

  10. Social Work in the Shadow of the Law

    Edited by Simon Rice, Andrew Day

    This fourth edition of Social Work in the Shadow of the Law is a critical resource for social workers, social work students and for those who work in human services. All of the chapters from the third edition have been updated, with fresh accounts, references, perspectives and case studies authored...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Federation Press