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The US Federal District Court's decision to strike out large parts of the Libor class action reveals a lot about the operation and limitations of private enforcement strategies, writes Justin O'Brien.

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The political debate surrounding the federal government's media reforms has obscured its failure to act on another front, writes George Williams.

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UNSW Law’s flagship public lecture series Justice Talks kicks off for the year on 27 March with a wide-ranging talk by Justice of the NSW Court of Appeal Ronald Sackville.

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State and local governments have a duty to complement federal climate policy, as they not only have the power but the best knowledge of the field, argues Martin C. Jones.

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Federal Labor has failed to foil the competition killers, writes Frank Zumbo.

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The European Union's response to the banking crisis in Cyprus is politically feasible but misguided, argues Ross Buckley.

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Perhaps the real question that the Labor Party needs to ask itself is what conditions need to be in place for any leader to succeed, writes Chris Styles.

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Australia's mining boom and its impact on Aboriginal communities will be the focus of a free public forum tonight at UNSW.

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Dyson Heydon insisted that "compromise is alien to the process of doing justice according to law". However, it would be surprising if this judicial individualism catches on, writes Andrew Lynch.

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The NSW Parliament's recent criminal justice reforms diminish human rights, add to the complexity of criminal justice and increase the risk of wrongful conviction, argue Gary Edmond and David Hamer.

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