This year we added to The Laws of Australia (TLA) with new subtitle 6.9 Communications “Internet Law”, covering topics such as online content regulation, spam, online gambling, copyright infringement, cybercrime and domain names. The December update to TLA includes both 5.10 Civil Procedure “Table of Limitation of Actions”, which will feature in Limitation of Actions: The Laws of Australia (4th edition, forthcoming 2017), and 35.9 Unfair Dealing “Unconscionable ...more
Thomson Reuters are delighted to launch the Victorian Reports on Westlaw AU today. The addition of Victorian Reports strengthens our authorised Reports offering as we publish or co-publish the authorised reports for the High Court, Federal Court and Fair Work Commission; and for NSW, WA, SA, NT, ACT and Tasmania. We publish a wide collection ...more
Amid the renewed debate on repealing or amending section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), former Federal Court judge and acting NSW Supreme Court Justice Ronald Sackville AO has proposed key amendments to the legislation. In an upcoming article in Thomson Reuters’ Australian Law Journal, entitled “Anti-Semitism, Hate Speech and Part 2A of ...more
For Part 1 of this series, click here. The 1930s “Great Depression” had seen a monumental waste of human and material resources, and sharpened social and political divisions in Australia. Banks had contributed to the economic collapse through unsound lending practices, while the Commonwealth Bank-sponsored government austerity program, the Premiers’ Plan, exacerbated its effects by ...more
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The Criminal Law NSW Noticeboard is your one-stop-shop for criminal law news as it occurs. With rapid updating by District Court Judge, Martin Blackmore, the Noticeboard keeps you apprised of all of the latest legislative and case developments related to the practice of criminal law in NSW. For a more detailed look into these and other criminal law matters, Criminal Law ...more