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Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference 2014

Hosted by the Adelaide Law School The University of Adelaide at the National Wine Centre Adelaide 2 to 4 February 2014 In 2014 the University of Adelaide will host the Corporate Law Teachers Association’s (CLTA) annual conference at the National Wine Centre in Adelaide. The conference will run from Sunday, 2 February to Tuesday, 4 […]

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Upcoming PhD seminars for Adelaide Law School

Friday 23rd August, 11am – Karen Gross ‘The Role Institutions Play in Functional Insolvency Systems’ – Could a macroeconomic theory developed to explain the prosperity/poverty divide actually resolve a persistent regulatory problem? Friday 23rd August, 11:30am – Craig Ellis ‘Renewable Energy and Property Theory’ – Assuming a 100% renewable energy supply, would energy be considered […]

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‘Reforms target lawyers behaving badly’ – Dr Suzanne LeMire interviewed on ‘Radio National’

Adelaide Law School Academic Dr Suzanne LeMire recently appeared on Radio National regarding proposed changes to the Legal Practitioners Act. Changes are proposed to encompass the conduct of lawyers in the course of their professional duties as well as behaviour that occurs outside of their work. While some of the proposals are being welcomed by […]

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Corporate Law Teachers’ Association Conference

In February three of our Corporate Law teachers; Associate Professor Christopher Symes, Dr Suzanne LeMire and Beth Nosworthy attended the annual Corporate Law Teachers’ Association conference hosted by the Centre for Commercial Law at ANU College of Law. The conference theme on Progressive Possibilities provided an opportunity for examining alternative visions for regulation that promote […]

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New technology drives reform in SA court rooms

The South Australian Law Reform Institute (SALRI) is calling for submissions on a revamp of evidence laws in the wake of an increasing reliance on new technology. In a paper issued today by SALRI, the Institute asks whether certain provisions in the South Australian Evidence Act 1929 which are outdated and have no further use […]

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Being Choosy: Associate Professor Paul Babie on Property Law and Property Theory

One way of explaining what Paul Babie does to make a cracker is to say he teaches and researches Property Law and Property Theory with a bit of study on Law and Religion thrown in for good measure. Snore… Whoops, sorry to put you to sleep. The exciting explanation is Paul wants to know why […]

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Solving the Puzzle of Corporate Rescue: Associate Professor David Brown

One of legal academic David Brown’s key areas of interest includes corporate rescue. David’s expertise also includes corporate law and insolvency law. In this article he shares what it is, why it is vital, and his involvement in this area.

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Sham-ful Behaviour – University of Adelaide law professor explains sham contracting

Professor Andrew Stewart, Deputy Dean of the Adelaide Law School in the University of Adelaide spoke about a subject which he is passionate – sham contracting. Andrew’s main areas of interest are employment law, workplace relations, contract law and intellectual property. He teaches, researches, works as a consultant in industry and also with government organisations […]

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