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  • Land Tax in Australia

    Fiscal Reform of sub-national government

    By Vince Mangioni

    Land Tax in Australia demonstrates how land tax operates and is administered across State and local governments in Australia. International expert Vincent Mangioni reviews the current status and emerging trends in these taxes in Australia and compares them with the UK, USA, Canada, Denmark and New…

    Hardback – 2016-01-21 

  • Administrative Justice and Its Availability

    By Debbie Mortimer

    The Federal Court of Australia exercises principal trial and intermediate appellate jurisdiction in relation to federal administrative law in Australia, a jurisdiction which is central to the Court's existence and function. Therefore, it was fitting for the Court, together with the Law Council of…

    Hardback – 2015-11-13
    Federation Press

  • Mining Law in Western Australia

    5th Edition

    By Michael Hunt, James Hunt, Tim Kavenagh

    Hunt on Mining Law of Western Australia has been established for more than 32 years as an essential reference for all legal issues relating to the mining industry. Although it deals with the law as applied to exploration and mining in Western Australia, it is of use to mining law practitioners in…

    Hardback – 2015-11-13
    Federation Press

  • Lawyers in Australia

    3rd Edition

    By Ainslie Lamb, John Littrich, Karina Murray

    Lawyers in Australia is a wide-ranging and detailed examination of the legal profession and its ethical framework. It contextualises the role, responsibilities and ethics of lawyers in contemporary Australian society and discusses recent trends and issues. It has proved to be a popular text for the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-13
    Federation Press

  • Intentional Tort Litigation in Australia

    Assault, False Imprisonment, Malicious Prosecution and Related Claims

    By Corrie Goodhand, Peter O'Brien

    Intentional Tort Litigation in Australia considers the high frequency intentional torts of assault, battery, false imprisonment and malicious prosecution throughout Australia. It provides an analysis of the elements of each tort and commentary. The authors consider practical matters necessary in…

    Paperback – 2015-11-13
    Federation Press

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2015-11-12
    Federation Press

  • Homicide Law Reform in Victoria

    Retrospect and Prospects

    Edited by Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Arie Freiberg

    2015 marks a decade since the release of the Victorian Law Reform Commission's Defences to Homicide: Final Report. The Commission's Final Report recommended major changes to the law of homicide in Victoria and in 2005, the Victorian government responded to the 56 recommendations by implementing the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-06
    Federation Press

  • Public Law in the Age of Statutes

    Essays in Honour of Dennis Pearce

    Edited by Anthony Connolly, Daniel Stewart

    Inspired by and honouring the contribution to Australian public law of Dennis Pearce, this collection of essays by some of Australia's most influential legal thinkers explores how the ascendency of statutes over the past few decades has come to influence the development of Australian public law. A…

    Paperback – 2015-10-30
    Federation Press

  • Beyond Communal and Individual Ownership

    Indigenous Land Reform in Australia

    By Leon Terrill

    Over the last decade, Australian governments have introduced a series of land reforms in communities on Indigenous land. This book is the first in-depth study of these significant and far reaching reforms. It explains how the reforms came about, what they do and their consequences for Indigenous…

    Hardback – 2015-10-15
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Bail Law in Victoria

    2nd Edition

    By George Hampel, Daniel Gurvich, Bruhn Sarah

    It is over 10 years since Professor George Hampel, former Supreme Court Judge and Daniel Gurvich, criminal law barrister published the first edition of Bail Law in Victoria. Since that time the Bail Act 1977 has been amended numerous times, it has been reviewed by the Victorian Law Reform…

    Paperback – 2015-10-14
    Federation Press

  • The Trial

    Principles, Process and Evidence

    By Jill Hunter

    Written by leading evidence law scholars, combined with practitioner contribution, The Trial examines procedural and evidentiary law under the uniform Evidence Acts. This is a book for evidence law students, scholars and for practising lawyers. The Trial challenges mainstream approaches to teaching…

    Paperback – 2015-10-13
    Federation Press

  • Perspectives on Australian Local Government Reform

    Edited by Brian Dollery

    Over the past three decades, all Australian State and Territory local government systems have experienced episodes of reform of varying degrees of intensity, often involving controversial programs of forced amalgamation. Perspectives on Australian Local Government Reform draws upon the insights and…

    Hardback – 2015-10-13
    Federation Press

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