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  1. Legal Limits

    By Nicholas Hasluck

    Legal Limits explores the uneasy relationship between law and literature. A concern for the fate of the individual in society, an interest in the truth of any matter in contention, forms of narrative, matters of conscience - lawyers and writers share preoccupations of this kind but deal with...

    Published December 2nd 2013 by Federation Press

  2. The Law of Real Property Mortgages

    2nd Edition

    By Bill Duncan, Bill Dixon

    This book examines the principles and practice of real estate mortgages in an easily accessible text referenced to all the Australian States. It specifically deals with the major theoretical and practical aspects of the land mortgage, including vitiating factors in formation, mortgagees' powers and...

    Published December 2nd 2013 by Federation Press

  3. 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 November 12th 2013 by Federation Press

  4. Community Futures, Legal Architecture: Foundations for Indigenous Peoples in the Global Mining Boom

    Edited by Marcia Langton, Judy Longbottom

    How are indigenous and local people faring in their dealings with mining and related industries in the first part of the 21st century? The unifying experience in all the resource-rich states covered in the book is the social and economic disadvantage experienced by indigenous peoples and local...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Emergency Law, 4th Edition

    Rights, liabilities and duties of emergency workers and volunteers

    By Michael Eburn

    The latest edition of this book has been updated to incorporate the latest developments in case law and legislation. To cover all of Australia, the work has been expanded to include the law in Australia's smallest self-governing territory, Norfolk Island. For first aiders and paramedics, the...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Federation Press

  6. Ong on Specific Performance

    By Denis SK Ong

    Professor Denis Ong, author of the acclaimed works Trusts Law and Ong on Equity, addresses the complexities of Specific Performance in this book. In this erudite text, Professor Ong applies a forensic knowledge of the relevant case law, across Australian and international jurisdictions, resulting...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Federation Press

  7. Long Term Contracts

    Edited by Kanaga Dharmananda, Leon Firios

    Australia's prosperous energy and resources sector is founded on long term contracts. Long term contracts give rise to a variety of difficult conceptual and practical issues that must be confronted by commercial lawyers and energy and resource professionals on a daily basis, ranging from...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Federation Press

  8. International Trade Law and the WTO

    By Indira Carr, Shawkat Alam, Md Jahid Hossain Bhuiyan

    The book discusses some notable debates in the arena of international trade law and globalisation. It looks at the basic structure of the WTO, its function, and decision-making, and explores key economic and legal concepts underpinning the WTO, including Most-Favoured-Nation Treatment and National...

    Published September 17th 2013 by Federation Press

  9. Sir Richard Hanson

    By Greg Taylor

    Sir Richard Hanson was much more than a Judge - although he was an important Judge in his time. Before he became Chief Justice of South Australia in 1861, he was: a participant in a major government enquiry on Canada which laid the foundations for democratic self-government not only there, but in...

    Published September 17th 2013 by Federation Press

  10. The Law of Affidavits

    By John Levingston

    Affidavits are used in Courts and Tribunals including arbitrations, to provide the evidence-in-chief of witnesses. There are evidentiary, formal and procedural rules which apply to affidavits. Non-compliance can result in the evidence being excluded, the case being lost, or proceedings adjourned...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Federation Press