The Court’s decision represents narrow understanding of accountability, the role of courts, and ignores children’s positionality in society.
In the early to mid-2000s, governments throughout Australia introduced reforms restricting rights to claim for negligence. Now they are slowly being unwound, writes Michael Legg.
Third-party litigation funders may see their grip on the lucrative class-action market start to weaken after a recent ruling, write Michael Legg and John Emmerig.
Two former Federal Court judges are trading the courtroom for the classroom to join UNSW Law’s teaching and research ranks this year.
A landmark Federal Court ruling puts the impetus on politicians and regulators to decide what is in the public interest, writes Justin O'Brien.