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Below is a list of publications by our fellows. 

Books

  • K Barker, K Fairweather, R Grantham (eds), Private Law in the Twenty-First Century (Hart, Oxford 2016)
  • K Barker and others (eds), Private Law and Power (Hart, Oxford 2016)

Book Chapters

  • K Barker, 'What is a Contractual Defence (and Does It Matter) ?' in A Dyson, J Goudcamp, F Wilmot-Smith (eds), Defences in Contract (Hart, Oxford 2016) forthcoming

Journal Articles

Keynotes, Unpublished Conference Papers and Seminar Presentations

  • K Barker, 'Public Body Liability in the Wake of Ipp - Confusion Confounded', Bar Association of Queensland Annual Conference, Sofitel, Brisbane (2016)
  • K Barker, 'The Concept of a Contractual Defence - A Historical Analysis from Ballow to Anson', Defences in Contract Law, All Souls College, University of Oxford (2016)

Books

  • E Bant and others, Remedies Commentary and Materials (6th edn Lawbook Co., Pyrmont, NSW 2015)
  • K Barker, R Grantham, W Swain (eds), The Law of Misstatements: 50 Years on from Hedley Byrne v Heller(Hart, Oxford 2015)
  • R Hinchy, The Australian Legal System: History, Institutions and Method (2nd edn Thomson Reuters, Sydney, Australia 2015)
  • Q Liu, E McKendrick, Contract Law (Palgrave Macmillan, UK 2015)
  • P O'Shea, K Fairweather (eds), Credit, Consumers and The Law: After The Global Storm (forthcoming)(Markets and the Law, Ashgate Publishing Limited, Farnham, Surrey 2015)
  • W Swain, The Law of Contract 1670-1870 (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2015)
  • E Webb, M Stephenson, Focus Land Law (4th edn LexisNexis Butterworths, Australia 2015)

Book Chapters

  • K Barker and others, 'The Nature of Remedies' in E Bant, K Barker, S Degeling, N Witzleb (eds), Remedies Commentary and Materials (Lawbook Co., Pyrmont, NSW 2015) 1-34
  • K Barker, 'Specific Remedies - General Principles and Specific Performance' in Kit Barker, Elise Bant, Simone Degeling, Normann Witzleb (eds), Remedies Commentary and Materials (Lawbook Co., Pyrmont 2015) 909-1020
  • K Barker, 'Injunctions' in Kit Barker, Elise Bant, Simone Degeling, Normann Witzleb (eds), Remedies Commentary and Materials (Lawbook Co., Pyrmont, NSW 2015) 1021-1136
  • K Barker, 'Hedley Byrne v Heller: Issues for the Beginning of the Twenty First Century' in K Barker, R Grantham, W Swain (eds), The Laws of Misstatement: 50 Years on From Hedley Byrne v Heller (Hart, Oxford 2015) 3-28
  • K Barker, 'Negligent Misstatement in Australia - Resolving The Uncertain Legacy of Esanda' in Barker, Grantham, Swain (eds), The Law of Misstatements - 50 Years on From Hedley Byrne v Heller (Hart, Oxford 2015) 319-344
  • J Edelman, E Dyer, 'A 'Defence of Duress' in the Law of Torts' in Andrew Dyson, James Goudkamp, Frederick Wilmot-Smith (eds), Defences in Tort (Hart, Oxford 2015) 159-183
  • K Fairweather, 'Apples and Oranges? Responsible Lending in the UK and Australia' in P. O'Shea and K. Fairweather (ed), Credit, Consumers and The Law: After The Global Storm (Ashgate Publishing Limited, Farnham, Surrey 2015) (forthcoming)
  • R Grantham, 'Company Law' in Mary-Rose Russell and Matthew Barber (ed), The Supreme Court of New Zealand 2004-2013 (Thomson Brookers, Wellington 2015) 93-114
  • Q Liu, X Ren, 'Balancing Public Interest with Transactional Security: The Validity of Contracts Tainted with Corruption Under Chinese Law' in Michael J Bonell and Olaf Meyer (ed), The Impact of Corruption on International Commercial Contracts (Springer, Switzerland 2015) 77-98
  • D McLauchlan, 'Liability Under Hedley Byrne for Pre-Contract Negligent Misrepresentation: A New Zealand Perspective' in Kit Barker, Ross Grantham and Warren Swain (eds), Law of Misstatements 50 Years on from Hedley Byrne v Heller (Hart, Oxford 2015) 291-318
  • W Swain, 'Hedley Byrne v Heller in Australia: 'Never Has There Been Such a Judicial Jamboree'.' in Kit Barker, Ross Grantham and Warren Swain (eds), Law of Misstatements 50 Years on from Hedley Byrne v Heller(Hart, Oxford UK 2015) 29-48

Journal Articles

  • L Aitken, 'Thoughts for the Litigant in Person' [2015] Journal of Banking and Finance - Law and Practice 173-181
  • L Aitken, 'Performance Bonds: Risk-allocation, Construction, Fraud, and Overpayment' (2015) 40 Australian Bar Review 223-245
  • L Aitken, 'Continuing Contractual Conundrums: Repudiating a Contract, Penalties, Good Faith and the Scope of the Legitimate Interest Principle in White & Carter' (2015) 40 Australian Bar Review 112-122
  • L Aitken, 'No Alsatias: Equitable Execution, and Recent Developments in the Asset Preservation Order' (2015) 40 Australian Bar Review 52-63
  • K Barker, J Steele, 'Drifting Towards Proportionate Liability: Ethics and Pragmatics' (2015) 74 (1) Cambridge Law Journal 49-77
  • M Burdon, M Andrejevic, 'Defining the Sensor Society' [2015] Television and New Media 1-19
  • J Edelman, ''Two Conceptions of Equitable Assignment'' (2015) 131 Law Quarterly Review 228-250
  • R Grantham, 'The Proceduralization of Australian Corporate Law' (2015) 43 Federal Law Review 233-257
  • J Siganto, M Burdon, 'The Privacy Commissioner and Own-motion Investigations into Serious Data Breaches: A Case of Going Through the Motions?' (2015) 38 (3) University of New South Wales Law Journal 1145-1185
  • M Stephenson, M Tehan, 'The Recording and Management of Indigenous Lands and Title: Is Reform Required?' (2015) 24 Australian Property Law Journal 235-255
  • W Swain, 'Common Mistake in Equity: Some Unanswered Questions' (2015) 30 Australian Bar Review 124-135

Keynotes, Unpublished Conference Papers and Seminar Presentations

  • K Barker, 'Public Authority Liability for Negligence in the Post-Ipp Era - Sceptical Reflections on the 'Policy Defence'', Private Law in the C21st, Brisbane, Australia (2015)

Minor Articles, comments

  • K Barker, H Tait, 'Restitution Regional Digest - Australia 2015' (2015) 23 Restitution Law Review 141-169

Grants

  • Q Liu, 2015. Contract Law in Australian and Chinese Courts: A Comparative Study, ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, 2015-2018, $372,260
  • Q Liu, 2015. Comparative Studies of Australian and Chinese Private Law: Finding Solutions to Common Commercial Problems, UQ Foundation Research Excellence Awards, $50,816
  • M Stephenson, 2015. 'Consultation or Consent? Indigenous Peoples and Extractive Mining Industry on Their Territories', Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, $5264.00

Books

  • J Devereux and others, Torts: A Practical Learning Approach (3rd edn LexisNexis Butterworths, Sydney 2014)

Book Chapters

  • L Aitken, 'Options for the Dunning Creditor Under the Statute of Elizabeth' in Griffiths et al (ed), Exploring Tensions in Finance Law (Thomson Reuters, New Zealand 2014) 253-275
  • J Edelman, 'The Role of Status in the Law of Obligations' in Andrew S. Gold and Paul B. Miller (ed),Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law (Oxford University Press, United Kingdom 2014)
  • C Forrest, 'Australia' in James A.R. Nafziger , Robert Kirkwood Paterson (eds), Handbook On The Law Of Cultural Heritage And International Trade (Edward Elgar, Cheltenham UK 2014) 44-73
  • R Grantham, 'New Zealand' in Robin Booth (ed), Anti Money Laundering Guide (Sweet & Maxwell, London 2014) 85101-85111

Journal Articles

  • L Aitken, 'Unscrambling Detriment - Unjust Enrichment, Mistaken Payments, and Estoppel' (2014) 38 (3) Australian Law Journal 269-282
  • L Aitken, 'The Artisan As Lienee and Recovery of Storage Charges in the Context of General' (2014) 130 Law Quarterly Review 177-180
  • L Aitken, ''Delivery, Escrow, Recitals and Estoppel: Current Questions with Deeds' [2014] Australian Law Journal 561-566
  • K Barker, 'Damages Without Loss - Can Hohfeld Help?' (2014) 34 (3) Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 1-28
  • M Burdon, P Harpur, 'Re-Conceptualising Privacy and Discrimination in an Age of Talent Analytics' (2014) 37 (2) University of New South Wales Law Journal 679-712
  • J Devereux, 'Known Knowns and Known Unknowns: The Mysteries of Intentional Torts Against the Person' (2014) 22 Tort Law Review 134-144
  • J Devereux, R Beran, 'Reconciling Medical and Legal Conceptions of Surgery - An Exercise in Futility?' (2014) 22 (2) Tort Law Review 68-74
  • J Devereux, N Morrison, 'Child Saviours : Reconceiving the Legal Dimension' (2014) 22 (1) Tort Law Review 9-21
  • J Devereux, N Morrison, 'Child Saviours: Reconceiving the Ethical Dimension' (2014) 22 (1) Tort Law Review 3-9
  • J Edelman, 'The Benefit of Legal Taxonomy' (2014) 1 Curtin Law and Taxation Review 1-12
  • J Edelman, 'Fundamental Errors in Donoghue v Stevenson' [2014] Australian Bar Review 160-173
  • C Forrest, 'Immunity from Seizure and Suit in Australia: The Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan Act 2013' (2014) 21 (2) International Journal of Cultural Property 1-30
  • D Jensen, 'Keeping Public Law in Its Place' (2014) 33 University of Queensland Law Journal 285-297
  • D Jensen, 'Proprietary Remedies: Distributive or Commutative?' (2014) 38 University of Western Australia Law Review 1-29
  • D McLauchlan, 'Construction and Implication: In Defence of Belize Telecom' (2014) forthcoming Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly forthcoming
  • W Swain, 'Reshaping Contractual Unfairness in Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century England' (2014) 35 Journal of Legal History 120-142
  • W Swain, 'The Unconscionable Dealing Doctrine: in Retreat?' (2014) 31 Journal of Contract Law 255-266
  • W Swain, 'Contract Codification in Australia: Is It Necessary, Desirable and Possible?' (2014) 36 The Sydney Law Review 131-149

Keynotes, Unpublished Conference Papers and Seminar Presentations

  • K Barker, 'Concepts of Vindication', UNSW Private Law and Legal Theory Group, UNSW, Sydney (2014)
  • K Barker, 'The Puzzle of User Fee Damages - A Hohfeldian Analysis', UNSW Private Law Group, UNSW, Sydney (2014)
  • K Barker, S Degeling, 'Grave Historical Injustice: The Role of the Common Law', Obligations VII, Hong Kong (2014)
  • K Barker, J Steele, 'Drifting Towards Proportionate Liability - Ethics and Pragmatics', Obligations VII, Hong Kong (2014)
  • J Devereux, 'Public Forum', Your Health Future: Genes & Me, Translational Research Institute (TRI) (2014)
  • R Mullins, 'Against the Rights-Based Analysis of Relational Obligations', Oxford Jurisprudence Discussion Group, Oxford (2014)

Minor Articles, comments

  • K Barker, 'Restitution Regional Digest - Australia 2014' (2014) 22 Restitution Law Review 128-154

2013

Books

Book Chapters

  • K Barker, 'Private Law: Key Encounters with Public Law' in K Barker and D Jensen (ed), Private Law: Key Encounters with Public Law (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK 2013) 3-43
  • K Barker, 'Private and Public: The Mixed Concept of Vindication in Torts and Private Law' in Stephen G. A. Pitel, Jason W. Neyers and Erika Chamberlain (eds), Tort Law: Challenging Orthodoxy (Hart, Oxford 2013) 59-93
  • J Devereux, 'Providing Expert Evidence in an Australian Court: A Lawyer's View' in Roy Beran (ed), Legal and Forensic Medicine (Springer, Berlin 2013) 1007-1014
  • B Garbin, K Staunton, M Burdon, 'Tracking Legislative Developments in Relation to' in Michael, MG and Michael, Katina (eds), Uberveillance and the Social Implications of Microchip Implants: Emerging Technologies (IGI Global, Hershey, Pennsylvania 2013) 235-259
  • D Jensen, 'A Typology of Trusts by Analogy' in Elise Bant and Michael Bryan (ed), Principles of Proprietary Remedies (Thomson Reuters, Sydney 2013) 55-72
  • P O'Shea, 'Regulatory Consistency and Powers' in Justin Malbon and Lucke Nottage (ed), Consumer Law and Policy in Australia and New Zealand (Federation Press, Australia 2013) 366-384
  • W Swain, 'Contract Codification and the English: Some Observations From the Indian Contract Act 1872' in J Devenney and M Kenny (ed), The Transformation of European Private Law (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2013) 172-195
  • W Swain, 'Lawyers, Merchants, and the Law of Contract in the Long Eighteenth Century' in Matthew Dyson and David Ibbetson (ed), Law and Legal Process Substantive Law and Procedure in English Legal History(Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2013) 186-216

Journal Articles

  • L Aitken, 'Elective or Automatic Termination of a Contract of Employment' [2013] Law Quarterly Review 335-337
  • L Aitken, 'Contract, Confidence and the Fiduciary Relationship' (2013) 87 Australian Law Journal 425-433
  • L Aitken, 'What is an `Absolute' Assignment? Further Reflections on Charge, `Tacking' and Marshalling' (2013) 24 Journal of Banking and Finance 93-103
  • L Aitken, 'Piercing the Corporate Veil' and the `Remedial Constructive Contract'' (2013) 129 Law Quarterly Review 21-24
  • L Aitken, 'Deposits, Instalments and Recovery of `Over Payment'' [2013] Law Quarterly Review 489-491
  • L Aitken, 'No Return of Alsatia' (2013) 129 Law Quarterly Review 147-149
  • L Aitken, 'Mistaken Payments – the Faith of Receipt Defence' (2013) 36 Australian Bar Review 302-309
  • L Aitken, 'Dependent' Promises and Failed Contractual Performance' (2013) 36 Australian Bar Review 290-301
  • K Barker, 'Centripetal Force: The Restatement of Unjust Enrichment in England and Wales' (2014) 34 (1) Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 155-179
  • M Burdon, A McKillop, 'The Google Street View Wi-Fi Scandal and Its Repercussions for Privacy Regulation' (2013) 39 (3) Monash University Law Review
  • V Cogliati-Bantz, C Forrest, 'Consistent: The Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage and the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea' (2013) 2 Cambridge Journal of International and Comparative Law 536-561
  • J Devereux, B Cavanagh, 'Reconsidering Summary Discipline Law' (2014) 32 (2) University of Queensland Law Journal 295-310
  • J Devereux, SJ Dobson, 'Airedale NHS Trust v Bland: 20 Years On' (2013) 21 Tort Law Review 151-160
  • J Devereux, 'When Practising Fails to Make Perfect: Medical Treatment and Battery' (2013) 21 Tort Law Review 120-126
  • J Edelman, 'Loss of a Chance' (2013) 21 (1) Torts Law Journal
  • J Edelman, 'The Importance of the Fiduciary Undertaking' (2013) 7 Journal of Equity 128-141
  • C Forrest, 'South African Maritime Law' (2013) 1 Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly 194-201
  • C Forrest, 'Art on Loan: The Role of Immunity in Dispute Resolution' (2013) 5 Transnational Dispute Management 1-9
  • C Forrest, 'South African Maritime Law' [2013] International Maritime and Commercial Law Yearbook 194-201
  • C Forrest, J Corrin, 'Legal Pluralism in the Pacific: Solomon Island's World War II Heritage' (2013) 20 (1) International Journal of Cultural Property 1-21
  • C Forrest, 'The Scope of Immunity From Seizure and Suit for Cultural Objects on Loan in Australia' (2013) 18 Media and Arts Law Review 17-45
  • R Grantham, 'The Corporate Veil: An Ingenious Device' (2014) 32 (2) University of Queensland Law Journal 311-315
  • Q Liu, 'The Use and Misuse of Equitable Election' (2013) 36 (3) University of New South Wales Law Journal 1053-1074
  • Q Liu, 'Rethinking Election: A General Theory' (2013) 35 Sydney Law Review 26
  • Q Liu, X Ren, Z Zhang, 'Legislating General Principles of Commercial Law in China' (2013) 6 (2) International Journal of Private Law 206
  • D McLauchlan, 'Refining Rectification' (2013) 130 Law Quarterly Review 83-111
  • D McLauchlan, ''Frustration' in the Court of Appeal' (2013) 44 Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 593-608
  • D McLauchlan, L Brazier, 'A Failure To Perform: But Was It A Breach' [2013] New Zealand Universities Law Review 1107-1121
  • D McLauchlan, 'The Uncertain Basis of the Postal Acceptance Rule?' (2013) 30 (1) Journal of Contract Law 33-51
  • A Smailes, P McDermott, 'The Uniformity of Taxation Penalties in Australia' (2013) 39 Monash University Law Review 213-245
  • W Swain, 'Commentary on the Griffith Opinion Books' (2014) 2013 (Part 3) Queensland Legal Yearbook 345-350
  • W Swain, ''A Little of the Way Place': the Civilians in England' (2013) 1 Pandora's Box 27-33
  • W Swain, 'Unjust Enrichment and the Role of Legal History in England and Australia' (2013) 36 University of New South Wales Law Journal 1030-1052
  • W Swain, 'Contract As Promise: The Role of Promising in the Law of Contract. An Historical Account.' (2013) 17 Edinburgh Law Review 1-21

Keynotes, Unpublished Conference Papers and Seminar Presentations

  • K Fairweather, 'Apples and Oranges: Responsible Lending in the UK and Australia', Consumers, Credit and the Law Symposium, Brisbane (2013)
  • K Fairweather, ''The Usury Laws Repeal Act 1854: A Revisitation'', 14th International Association of Consumer Law Conference, University of Sydney (2013)
  • R Mullins, 'Relativism and Legal Disagreement', Oxford Graduate Philosophy Colloquium, Oxford (2013)

Minor Articles, comments

  • K Barker, 'Restitution Regional Digest - Australia 2013' (2013) 21 Restitution Law Review 112-139

Theses

  • R Mullins, 'On the Metaethics of Bipolar Obligation', (BPhil, Oxford University 2013)

Book Reviews

  • W Swain, 'Review of Historical Foundations of Australian Law Edited by JT Gleeson et al' [2013] (Part 3) Queensland Legal Yearbook 498-501
  • W Swain, 'Review of B Geva, The Payment Order of Antiquity and the Middle Ages: A Legal History' (2013) 2 Journal of Business Law 264-266
  • W Swain, 'Review of P Brand and J Getzler Judges and Judging in the History of the Common Law and Civil Law' (2013) 129 Law Quarterly Review 123-125

 

    2012

    Book Chapters

    • K Barker and others, 'Interference with Economic Interests' in K Barker, P Cane, M Lunney, F Trindade (eds),The Law of Torts in Australia (Oxford University Press, Melbournre 2012) 227-302
    • K Barker and others, 'Defamation and Invasion of Privacy' in K. Barker, P Cane, M Lunney, F Trindade (eds),The Law of Torts in Australia (Oxford University Press, Melbourne 2012) 303-416
    • V Cogliati-Bantz and others, 'Marine Oil and Gas Pollution Spills in Australian Waters' in Chircop, Aldo; Letalik, Norman; McDorman,Ted L.; Rolston, Susan (eds), The Regulation of International Shipping: International and Comparative Perspectives. Essays in Honor of Edgar Gold (Martinus Nijhoff, Leiden/Boston 2012) 371-400
    • K Fairweather, W Swain, 'The Legal Regulation of Pawnbroking: A Brief History' in J. Devenney, M. Kenny (eds), Consumer Credit, Debt and Investment in Europe (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2012) 142-159
    • K Fairweather, 'The Development of Responsible Lending in the UK Consumer Credit Regime' in J. Devenney, M. Kenny (eds), Consumer Credit, Debt and Investment in Europe (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2012) 84-110
    • W Swain, 'Horse Sales: the Problem of Consumer Contracts from a Historical Perspective' in J Devenney and M Kenny (ed), European Consumer Protection Theory and Practice (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2012) 282-299

    Journal Articles

    • M Burdon, P vonNessen, B Lane, 'Data Breach Notification Law in the EU and Australia – Where to Now?' (2012) 28 (2) Computer Law & Security Review 296-307
    • C Forrest, 'South African Maritime Law' [2012] International Maritime and Commercial Law Yearbook 185-95
    • H Lucke, 'The European Natural Law Codes: the Age of Reason and the Powers of Government' (2012) 31 (1) University of Queensland Law Journal 7-38
    • D McLauchlan, 'The Entire Agreement Clause: Conclusive or a Question of Weight?' (2012) 128 Law Quarterly Review 521-540
    • D McLauchlan, M Lees, 'More Construction Controversy' (2012) 29 (2) Journal of Contract Law 97-120
    • D McLauchlan, 'The Contract That Neither Party Intends' (2012) 29 Journal of Contract Law 26-46
    • W Swain, 'Codification of Contract Law: Some Lessons from History' (2012) 31 University of Queensland Law Journal 39-54

    Published Conference Papers

    Keynotes, Unpublished Conference Papers and Seminar Presentations

    • K Fairweather, 'New Horizons in Consumer Credit Law', Research Seminar Series, School of Law, De Montfort University (2012)
    • K Fairweather, 'A Comparative Perspective on Responsible Lending', Research Seminar Series, School of Law, Exeter University (2012)
    • C Forrest, 'Jurisdiction Clauses in International Contracts and in Contracts for the Transportation of Goods: Issues All at Sea', Law Evenings: UNISA Research Seminar Series, University of South Australia, Adelaide (2012)
    • C Forrest, 'The Scope of Immunity from Seizure for Cultural Objects on Loan in Australia', University of South Australia School of Law Seminar Series, Adelaide, South Australia (2012)
    • C Forrest, 'The Legal Framework and Practical Issues of the 2001 Convention in the Asian Context', UNESCO Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting on the Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage, Koh Hong Cambodia (2012)
    • C Forrest, 'Legal Pluralism in the Pacific: Solomon Island's World War II Heritage', Critical Approaches to Museums and Heritage, University of Queensland (2012)
    • C Forrest, ''The Nairobi Wreck Removal Convention', Hong Kong Centre for Maritime and Transportation Law and Hong Kong Law Society Seminar, Hong Kong (2012)
    • R Mullins, 'Relativism, Centered Worlds, and the Legal Point of View', PERSP Legal Philosophy Workshop, Cambridge (2012)

    Minor Articles, comments

    • K Barker, 'Restitution Regional Digest - Australia 2012' (2012) 20 Restitution Law Review 140-164

    Book Reviews

    • C Forrest, 'The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology' (2012) 4 (2) Australian Journal of Maritime and Ocean Affairs 69-71
    • D Jensen, 'Book Review, Fault Lines in Equity' (2012) 6 Journal of Equity 249-251