Scholarly publications and presentations by staff from the Law Faculty.


Documents from 2015

Criminal Law in Queensland and Western Australia: Cases and Commentary, Eric Colvin, John McKechnie, and Jodie O'Leary

Fitness to plead in Queensland's youth justice system: The need for pragmatic reform, Suzanne O'Toole, Jodie O'Leary, and Bruce Watt


Negotiation lessons from the Book (not the film) of Exodus, John Wade

Documents from 2014

Public Sentinels: A Comparative Study of Australian Solicitors-General, Gabrielle Appleby, Patrick Keyzer, and John M. Williams


Regulation of complementary and alternative medicine: interplay of therapeutic goods legislation consumer law, Eloise Archer, Brenda Marshall, Michael Weir, and Jon Wardle

Model no more: Querulent behaviour, vexatious litigants and the Vexatious Proceedings Act 2005 (QLD), Narelle Bedford and Monica Taylor

Authors, copyright, and publishing in the digital era, Francina Cantatore

The migration of the book across territorial borders: Copyright implications for authors in the digital economy, Francina Cantatore

Yours, mine and ours: Managing intellectual property in third sector enterprise, Francina Cantatore


Businesses are people too? Anomalies in widening the ambits of "consumer" under consumer credit law, Francina Cantatore and Brenda Marshall

Humpty Dumpty and Risk assessment: A reply to Slobogin, Ian R. Coyle and Robert Halon

Opening up a can of worms: How do decision-makers decide when witnesses are telling the truth?, Ian R. Coyle and Donald Thomson

In mourning of bereavement damages, Iain Field

Custodians of the game: considerations for football governing bodies in regulating concussion management, Annette Greenhow and Jocelyn East

Where to draw the line - regulation of therapeutic applications of nanotechnology, Michael Lupton

Measuring the effects of small group deliberation on public attitudes towards sentencing: Benefits and challenges, Geraldine Mackenzie, Nigel Stobbs, Claire Ferguson, and Karen Gelb

The diplomatic disputes between the Holy See and the Irish State 2009-2012: A legal analysis, Darren O'Donovan

Submission on behalf of the Centre for Law, Governance and Public Policy in response to the Youth Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2014, Darren O'Donovan, Jodie O'Leary, and Bruce Watt


Out of step and out of touch: Queensland's 2014 Youth Justice Amendments, Jodie O'Leary

Additional submission on behalf of the Law and Justice institute in response to the Youth Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2014, Jodie O'Leary and Jann Taylor

Submission on behalf of the Law and Justice Institute in response to the Youth Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2014., Jodie O'Leary, Jann Taylor, Rachael Taylor, Tim Alexander, Janet Wight, Damien Bartholomew, and James Benjamin


The greening of Canadian cyber laws: What environmental law can teach and cyber law can learn, Sara Smyth

Yours, mine, and ours: The development, management and protection of intellectual property in third-sector enterprise, Elizabeth Crawford Spencer and Francina Cantatore

Between a rock and a hard place - an international law perspective of the difficult position of globally active internet intermediaries, Dan Svantesson

Could technology resurrect the dignity of the FIFA world cup refereeing?, Dan Svantesson


Delineating the reach of internet intermediaries' content blocking-"ccTLD blocking", Strict Geo-location blocking: or a "country lens approach"?, Dan Svantesson

Sovereignty in international law - how the internet (maybe) changed everything, but not for long, Dan Svantesson

The concept of data privacy law and its application to the internet, Dan Svantesson

The extraterritoriality of EU data privacy law - its theoretical justification and its practical effect on U.S. businesses, Dan Svantesson

The hypocritical hype about 'hypothesis': Why legal research needs to shed this relic, Dan Svantesson

The Rome II Regulation and choice of law in internet-based violations of privacy and personality rights - on the wrong track, but in the right direction?, Dan Svantesson

Trade Secrets and Intellectual Property Breach of Confidence, Misappropriation and Unfair Competition, William van Caenegem


Development Tools in Australia: Geographical indications as regional development tools in Australia, William van Caenegem, Jen Cleary, and Peter Drahos

Regulatory and legislative protections for consumers in complementary medicine: Lessons from Australian policy and legal developments, Jon Wardle, Michael Weir, Brenda Marshall, and Eloise Archer

Legal duties as part of the governance framework for incorporated associations: A comparative analysis, Kim Weinert

Documents from 2013

The governance and regulation of sovereign wealth funds and foreign exchange reserves in a post-GFC world, Mohamed Ariff and John H. Farrar

Timeline of crisis and introduction, Mohamed Ariff and John H. Farrar

Restraints of trade: The legal practice, Christopher Arup, Chris Dent, John Howe, and William van Caenegem


Still curbing unconscionability: Kakavas in the High Court of Australia, Rick Bigwood

Predictable irrationality in mediation: Insights from behavioural economics, Laurence Boulle

Rebuilding state systems post - GFC: the South African case, Laurence Boulle

The power balance revisited: Authors, publishers and copyright in the digital sphere, Francina Cantatore

Hanks Australian Constitutional Law: Materials and Commentary, Jennifer Clarke, Patrick Keyzer, and James Stellios

Psychology from the bench, Ian R. Coyle and David Field

Clarifying the meaning of 'publication' of defamatory matter in the age of the internet, Joachim Dietrich

Uncertainty, unfairness and complexity in the context of recreational activities, Joachim Dietrich


Confronting the new reality: Globalisation, the Global Financial Crisis and the State, John H. Farrar and David Mayes

Globalisation, the crisis and the state: Introduction, John H. Farrar and David G. Mayes

Globalisation, the Global Financial Crisis and the State, John H. Farrar and David G. Mayes


The dumping dragon: Analysing China's evolving anti-dumping behaviour, Umair H. Ghori

The rehabilitation of preventive detention, Brendan Gogharty, Benedict Bartl, and Patrick Keyzer

Concussion in court: A review of the 2013 NHL and NFL concussion litigation in the United States, Annette Greenhow

Global, local and glocal schools: the role of comparative law and the impact of globalisation, Mary E. Hiscock

Reflections on the three decades of international trade and investment law - and beyond, Mary E. Hiscock

Prosecutions of extraterritorial criminal conduct and the abuse of rights doctrine, Danielle Ireland-Piper

'How dare you tell me how to teach!': Resistance to educationalism within Australian law schools, Nick James

Equipping students for the real world: Using scaffolding experimental approach to teach the skill of legal drafting, Tammy Johnson and Francina Cantatore


Juries and Social Media: A Report Prepared for the Victorian Department of Justice, Jane Johnston, Patrick Keyzer, Geoffry Holland, Mark L. Pearson, Sharon Rodrick, and Anne Wallace

Preventive detention: Asking the fundamental questions, Patrick Keyzer

Preventive Detention: Asking the Fundamental Questions, Patrick Keyzer

Principles of Australian Constitutional Law, Patrick Keyzer

The courts and social media: What do judges and court workers think?, Patrick Keyzer, Jane Johnston, Mark Pearson, Sharon Rodrick, and Anne Wallace


The preventive detention of 'dangerous' sex offenders in Australia: Perspectives at the coalface, Patrick Keyzer and Bernadette McSherry

The preventive detention of 'dangerous' sex offenders in Australia: Perspectives at the coalface, Patrick Keyzer and Bernadette McSherry

Promotion of the employment of persons with disabilities in Japan, the United States, and China: Carrot, stick, or both?, Vai Io Lo

Can ethics survive the onslaught of science?, Michael Lupton


Advance pricing arrangements: Are Australia's recent reforms relevant to Canada?, Michelle Markham

Multilateral advance pricing agreements - A multifaceted approach to a global conundrum?, Michelle Markham


The law textbook: Same same?, Maria Nicolae

The liability-sanction relationship: A case study in the effectiveness of the corporate regulatory regime, Maria Nicolae


Naming young offenders: Implications of research for reform, Jodie O'Leary


Submission in Response to the Safer Streets Crime Action Plan – Youth Justice 2013, Jodie O'Leary, Bruce Watt, Suzie O'Toole, and Patrick Keyzer

Ong on Specific Performance, Denis Ong

Ong on specific performance, Denis Ong

Developments in central banking after the GFC: Central banks, the state, globalisation and the GFC, Louise Parsons

Does Australia really need mandatory data breach notification laws - and if so, what kind?, Sara Smyth

An exploration of the legal meaning of franchising, Elizabeth Crawford Spencer

Extraterritoriality in the context of data privacy regulation, Dan Svantesson

Improving accessibility to research findings in law: Uniform summary statements, Dan Svantesson

Legal theories of private international law: Overview and practical implications for internet regulation, Dan Svantesson

On-Line cross-border defamation disputes, Dan Svantesson

Privacy in the context of piracy: The forgotten issue in the hunt for online copyright pirates., Dan Svantesson

Private International Law and the internet- An Australian perspective and beyond, Dan Svantesson

What is 'law', if the 'law' is not something that 'is'? A modest contribution to a major question, Dan Svantesson


The Trade Practices Act: A hard act to follow? Online consumers and the new Australian consumer law landscape., Dan Svantesson and Roger Clarke

A 'layered approach' to the extraterritorality of data privacy laws, Dan J B Svantesson

Extraterritoriality in Data Privacy Law, Dan Jerker B. Svantesson

Staying focused on the big picture: Should Australia legislate for corporate manslaughter based on the United Kingdom model?, Des Taylor and Geraldine Mackenzie

Ethanol at the crossroads, Madeline Taylor


Is it a levy, or is it a tax, or both?, Madeline Taylor

Wrestling with giants - a critical account of supermarket power and competition laws in Australia and United Kingdom, Madeline Taylor

Employee know-how, non-compete clauses and job mobility across civil and common law systems, William van Caenegem

Infringement of patents for new uses of known drugs: Lessons from recent cases, William van Caenegem


Judicial mediation and competition for clients and government funding among dispute resolution providers, John Wade

Teaching conflict management and dispute resolution courses in Australia, John Wade

Animals and Entertainment, Jackson Walkden-Brown

Altruism. Lights, camera, action!, Kim Weinert

Complementary and alternative medicine and medical law, Michael Weir

Legal implications for complementary medicine practitioners of the New South Wales Health Practioner Code of Conduct, Michael Weir

Complementary and alternative medicine and consumer law., Michael Weir, Jon Wardle, Brenda Marshall, and Eloise Archer