Recent Publication on Coronial Law and Spatial Justice

In ‘Walking With the Dead: Coronial Law and Spatial Justice in the Necropolis’, Marc Trabsky, Lecturer, La Trobe Law School, “explores a spatial history of the office of coroner in the nineteenth century”. He “examines how the movements of the… Continue Reading

La Trobe Law School academics Jill Murray and Anthony O’Donnell awarded $450,000 by the Australian Research Council (ARC)

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La Trobe Law School academics Jill Murray and Anthony O’Donnell are amongst a group of 11 leading labour law and industrial relations scholars awarded $450,000 by the Australian Research Council (ARC) in its latest round of funding. The money will… Continue Reading

An access to justice approach to mediation and the construction of positive legal professional identity

The La Trobe Law School warmly congratulates Dr Lola Akin Ojelabi on her recent publication in the International Journal of the Legal Profession, entitled “An access to justice approach to mediation and the construction of positive legal professional identity” (citation… Continue Reading

Jury Directions and Consent Narratives in Rape Trials

The La Trobe Law School warmly congratulates Dr Emma Henderson and Dr Kirsty Duncanson on their recent publication in the University of New South Wales Law Journal, entitled “A Little Judicial Direction: Can the Use of Jury Directions Challenge Traditional… Continue Reading

Suspected War Criminals in Australia: Law and Policy

The La Trobe Law School warmly congratulates law academic Ms Pascale Chifflet on her recently published article “Suspected War Criminals in Australia: Law and Policy” in the Melbourne University Law Review with Gideon Boas.[1] The current conflicts in Syria and… Continue Reading

Recent Article by Dr Savitri Taylor in the Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal

Savitri Taylor La Trobe Law School Immigration

La Trobe Law School warmly congratulates Associate Professor, Dr Savitri Taylor on her recent publication in the Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, entitled “Escaping Accountability: A Case of Australia’s Asylum Seeker Policy” (2016, Volume 29, Iss 6). The paper addresses… Continue Reading

New publication by Dr Savitri Taylor in Cosmopolitan Civil Societies: An Interdisciplinary Journal

Savitri Taylor La Trobe Law School Immigration

The La Trobe Law School warmly congratulates Associate Professor, Dr Savitri Taylor on her recent publication in the journal of Cosmopolitan Civil Societies: An Interdisciplinary Journal entitled “Growing Pains: The Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network at Seven Years” (S.Taylor, ‘Growing… Continue Reading

Associate Professor Fiona Kelly completes Legal Toolkit for parents of transgender children seeking hormone treatment

Fiona Kelly La Trobe Law

In 2015, Associate Professor Fiona Kelly received a grant from the Victorian Law Foundation to create a Legal Toolkit for parents of transgender children seeking hormone treatment (often referred to as stage two treatment). Australia is the only country in… Continue Reading

La Trobe Law School Congratulates Dr Lola Akin Ojelabi on recent publication in Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution!

The La Trobe Law School warmly congratulates Dr Lola Akin Ojelabi on her recent publication in the Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, entitled “Mediators and Substantive Justice: A View from Rawls’ Original Position” (Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution,… Continue Reading

Recent Article by Marc Trabsky in the International Journal of Law in Context

Marc Trabsky La Trobe Law School

Coronial manuals first appeared in Australia in the nineteenth century. They differed from their English counterparts insofar as they addressed the problem of a paucity of technical knowledge and the difficulty of transmitting legal opinions across vast frontiers. One of the most notable manuals was… Continue Reading