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  1. Socio-legality

    An Odyssey of Ideas and Context

    Edited by Kerry Petersen

    This volume of Law in Context celebrates the work of current and former La Trobe University scholars who have made significant contributions to the development of socio-legal studies, including: Professor Christopher Arup on the relationship between business law and socio-legal studies;Professor...

    Published February 20th 2014 by Federation Press

  2. Intellectual Property and New Technologies

    Edited by David Wishart

    This volume of Law in Context focuses on the legal issues raised by the digital revolution. It presents new perspectives on familiar questions about the effectiveness of intellectual property in promoting innovation and protecting privacy. The articles address such issues as: heritage and cultural...

    Published February 20th 2014 by Federation Press

  3. The Whitlam Legacy

    By Troy Bramston

    The election of the Whitlam government in 1972 marked a turning point in 20th century Australia. Shaking off the vestiges of two decades of conservative rule, Gough Whitlam brought new ideas, new policies and new people to the task of governing. Bursting with energy and expectation, the Labor...

    Published January 23rd 2014 by Federation Press

  4. Corporations Law

    Text and Essential Cases

    By Julie Cassidy

    The purpose of this text is to provide a teaching/ learning tool within a semester corporations law unit. The use of a plain English writing style, combined with fuller case extracts makes corporations law more accessible to those who study or practise in the area of corporations law. Since the...

    Published January 7th 2014 by Federation Press

  5. Historical Foundations of Australian Law - Set

    Volume I & Volume II

    Edited by Justin Gleeson, J.A. Watson, Ruth Higgins, Elisabeth Peden

    Justice McHugh once said that a lack of understanding of legal history was a misfortune, not a privilege. That was an understatement. As well as being essential for any Australian lawyer, the history underlying and informing the Australian legal system is a uniquely interesting amalgam of English,...

    Published December 19th 2013 by Federation Press

  6. 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 3rd 2013 by Federation Press

  7. 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 3rd 2013 by Federation Press

  8. 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 11th 2013 by Routledge

  9. 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 30th 2013 by Federation Press

  10. 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 30th 2013 by Federation Press