Associate Professor Fiona Kelly in The Conversation: “Explainer: what treatment do young children receive for gender dysphoria and is it irreversible?”

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On 2 September 2016, La Trobe Law School Associate Professor Dr Fiona Kelly published an article in The Conversation titled ‘Explainer: what treatment do young children receive for gender dysphoria and is it irreversible?‘ In the article, Fiona comments on… Continue Reading

Associate Professor Fiona Kelly in The Conversation: “The Retrospective Opening of Victoria’s Sperm Donor Records: Do Contact Vetoes Work?”

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On 9 December 2015, La Trobe Law School Associate Professor Dr Fiona Kelly and Swinburne academic Dr Deborah Dempsey, published an article in The Conversation titled ‘The Retrospective Opening of Victoria’s Sperm Donor Records: Do Contact Vetoes Work?‘ In the article, Fiona and… Continue Reading

Savitri Taylor in The Conversation: “How civil society can improve refugee protection in the Asia-Pacific”

La Trobe Law School academic Savitri Taylor appeared on 25 August 2015 in an article titled ‘How civil society can improve refugee protection in the Asia-Pacific‘ in The Conversation. Savitri Taylor commented on the problem of refugee protection in the Asia-Pacific Region: Humanitarian considerations… Continue Reading

Fiona Kelly Answers Questions about IVF and Donor Conception in The Conversation @ConversationEDU

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Last month, readers of The Conversation were invited to submit questions about IVF and donor conception to a panel of eminent scholars. Dr Fiona Kelly, Senior Lecturer, at the La Trobe Law School was invited to provide answers to questions relating to… Continue Reading

Savitri Taylor in The Conversation: ‘The Australian Border Force puts the final nail in transparency’s coffin’

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On July 1 the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service merged with the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Hence, The Australian Border Force was born. Savitri Taylor, Associate Professor at La Trobe Law School, whose research focuses on refugee laws… Continue Reading

Hannah Robert on Germaine Greer, Elton John and Birth Certificates in The Conversation

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Hannah Robert, Lecturer at the La Trobe Law School, recently discussed birth certificates, parentage laws and Germaine Greer’s comments on Elton John’s family in The Conversation. Hannah concludes that law’s response to the deconstruction of parentage prioritises the well-being of the child, healthy parent-child… Continue Reading

Dr Jill Murray on a History of IR Reviews in The Conversation

Dr Jill Murray, Associate Professor and Reader at the La Trobe Law School, recently discussed the forthcoming review by the Productivity Commission on workplace laws in The Conversation. Jill wrote that ‘[t]he PC inquiry, and the government’s terms of reference, assume there are problematic… Continue Reading