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1.

Governmentality

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 2, pp. 83-104, 2006, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 09/94
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), The University of Sydney Law School and University of Toronto - Centre of Criminology

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2.

Corporate Governance and Executive Remuneration: Rediscovering Managerial Positional Conflict

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 25, p. 294, 2002, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 03-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School and Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
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3.

From Talk to Walk: The Emergence of Human Rights Responsibilities for Corporations at International Law

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 931-1023, 2004
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 15 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School and NYU Law School
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4.

The Procedural Lex Mercatoria: The Past, Present and Future of International Commercial Arbitration

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/51, CDAMS Discussion Paper No. 03/1E
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2018
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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5.

Corporate Criminal Liability in Australia: An Evolving Corporate Governance Technique?

Vanderbilt Law School, Law and Economics Research Paper Series No. 03-10, Journal of Business Law, p. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Aug 2003
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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6.

The Controversy over the Safe Schools Program – Finding the Sensible Centre

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 16/83
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Queensland, T.C. Beirne School of Law, Students
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7.

Defining 'Terrorism' to Protect Human Rights

INTERROGATING THE WAR ON TERROR: INTERDISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVE, D. Staines, ed., pp. 190-210, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, UK, 2007, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/125
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 31 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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8.

The International Law of the Sea

THE INTERNATIONAL LAW OF THE SEA, Hart Publishing: Oxford, 2010, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 11/02
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
ANU College of Law and The University of Sydney Law School
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9.

Governmentality and Risk

SOCIAL THEORIES OF RISK AND UNCERTAINTY, pp. 52-75, J. Zinn, ed., Oxford, 2008, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 09/98
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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10.

Regulatory Responses to Global Corporate Scandals

Wisconsin International Law Journal, Vol. 23, p. 367, 2005, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/35, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-04
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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11.

The Politics of Corporate Social Responsibility: Reflections on the United Nations Human Rights Norms for Corporations

Company and Securities Law Journal, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 30-42, 2007, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 07/10
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and The University of Sydney
Downloads 2,030
12.

New Trends in the Regulation of Executive Remuneration

DIRECTORS IN TROUBLED TIMES, pp. 100-123, R. P. Austin and A. Y. Bilski, eds., Ross Parsons Centre of Commercial, Corporate and Taxation Law, 2009, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/22, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-05, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 142/2010
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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13.

Domestic Violence and Women's Safety: Feminist Challenges to Restorative Justice

RESTORATIVE JUSTICE AND FAMILY VIOLENCE, H. Strang, J. Braithwaite, eds., pp. 42-61, Cambridge University Press, 2002, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/16
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW, Australia) - Faculty of Law
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14.

Takeovers, Poison Pills and Protectionism in Comparative Corporate Governance

FESTSCHRIFT FUR KLAUS J. HOPT ZUM 70 GEBURTSTAG AM 24 AUGUST 2010 (Festschrift for Klaus J. Hopt for his 70th birthday on 24. August 2010), August 2010, pp. 795-815, S. Grundmann, B. Haar & H. Merkt et al, eds., De Gruyter, 2010, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/120, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 10-43, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-33, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 168/2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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15.

Why Did Australia Fare So Well in the Global Financial Crisis?

THE REGULATORY AFTERMATH OF THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS, E. Ferran, N. Moloney, J. G. Hill, and J. C. Coffee, Jr. Cambridge University Press, 2012, pp 203-300, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 12/35
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 May 2012 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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16.

Neoliberalism and Risk in Criminology

THE CRITICAL CRIMINOLOGY COMPANION, pp. 55-67, T. Anthony & C. Cunneen, eds., Federation Press, 2008 , Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 09/83
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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17.

Foreign Investment and Dispute Resolution Law and Practice in Asia: An Overview

FOREIGN INVESTMENT AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION LAW AND PRACTICE IN ASIA, V. Bath and L. Nottage, eds., Routledge, 2011, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 11/20
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School and The University of Sydney Law School
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18.

Investment Banking: Immediate Challenges and Future Directions

Commercial Law Quarterly, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 37-46, 2006, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/63
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St Louis - School of Law
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19.

The Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on Jurisdiction and the Recognition and Enforcement of Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters (Recast) ('Brussels I bis' Regulation)

European Parliament, September 2011, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 11/58
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of LawUniversity of Oxford
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20.

Attempts to Define 'Terrorism' in International Law

Netherlands International Law Review, Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 57-83, 2005, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/115
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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21.

When Common Law Trumps Equity: The Rise of Good Faith and Reasonableness and the Demise of Unconscionability

Journal of Contract Law, Vol. 21, p. 226, 2005, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/57
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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22.

Maritime Boundary Disputes in the South China Sea: International Legal Issues

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 09/37
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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23.

The Shifting Balance of Power between Shareholders and the Board: News Corp's Exodus to Delaware and Other Antipodean Tales

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/20, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-06, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 110/2008
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 25 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2018
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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24.

Legislating from a Radical Hague: The United Nations Special Tribunal for Lebanon Invents an International Crime of Transnational Terrorism

Leiden Journal of International Law, 2011, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 11/35
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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25.

Terrorism and International Humanitarian Law

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON INTERNATIONAL LAW AND TERRORISM, B. Saul, ed., Edward Elgar, pp. 208-231, 2014, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 14/16
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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26.

Good Faith in Australian Contract Law

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/55, Journal of Contract Law, Vol. 19, p. 156, 2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School and The University of Sydney Law School
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27.

The Impact of the Civil Liability Legislation on Fundamental Policies and Principles of the Common Law of Negligence

Torts Law Journal, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 268-300, 2006, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 07/01
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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28.

Climate Change, Sovereignty and Statehood

INTERNATIONAL LAW IN THE ERA OF CLIMATE CHANGE, R. Rayfuse and S. Scott, eds., Edward Elgar, 2012, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 11/59
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,255
29.

The Rising Tension between Shareholder and Director Power in the Common Law World

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 18, pp. 344-359, 2010, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/34, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-11, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 152/2010
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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30.

Corporate Governance and the Role of the Employee

PARTNERSHIP AT WORK: THE CHALLENGE OF EMPLOYEE DEMOCRACY: LABOR LAW ESSAYS, Patmore, Gollan (eds), Pluto Press: Australia, p. 110, 2003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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31.

Regulating Executive Remuneration: International Developments in the Post-Scandal Era

ICFAI Journal of Corporate & Securities Law, 2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-15, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/10, European Company Law, Vol. 3, p. 64, 2006
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School

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32.

Contractual Exclusions and Indemnities of Liability for Negligence

COMMERCIAL ISSUES IN CONTRACT LAW, Greg Tolhurst & Elisabeth Peden, eds., University of Sydney, pp. 7-25, 2008, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/61
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,194
33.

Tax Treaties: The Secret Agent's Secrets

British Tax Review (50th Anniversary Edition), No. 3, p. 345, 2006, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/05
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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34.

Investment Banks as Fiduciaries: Implications for Conflicts of Interest

Melbourne University Law Review, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 478-517, 2005, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/04
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St Louis - School of Law
Downloads 1,155
35.

Philosophy of Law

ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 2015, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 15/18
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago and The University of Sydney Law School
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36.

'You Wouldn't Steal a Car': Intellectual Property and the Language of Theft

European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 29, No. 10, pp. 401-405, 2007, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/35
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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37.

Multiple Gatekeepers

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 96, Issue 7, pp. 1583-1672, 2010, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/33
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 31 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St Louis - School of Law
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38.

How Democracy Dies (in Poland): A Case Study of Anti-Constitutional Populist Backsliding

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 18/01
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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39.

The Persistent Debate About Convergence in Comparative Corporate Governance

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/3, Vanderbilt Law School, Law and Economics Research Paper Series No. 06-3, Sydney Law Review, Vol. 27, p. 743, 2005
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Feb 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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40.

When Three Just Isn't Enough: The Fourth Category of the 'Subject to Contract' Cases

Journal of Contract Law, Vol. 20, p. 156, 2004, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 06/56
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School, The University of Sydney Law School and The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,118
41.

When Human Rights ‘Responsibilities’ become ‘Duties’: The Extra-Territorial Obligations of States that Bind Corporations

HUMAN RIGHTS OBLIGATIONS OF BUSINESS: BEYOND THE CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY TO RESPECT? D. Bilchitz & S. Deva, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2013, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 12/71
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg University and The University of Sydney Law School
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42.

International Legal Personality

INTERNATIONAL LEGAL PERSONALITY, Fleur Johns, ed., Ashgate: UK, 2010, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 09/113
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 18 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales, Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,086
43.

Regulating Executive Remuneration: International Developments in the Post-Scandal Era

European Company Law, Vol. 3, p. 64, 2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-06
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School

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44.

Adding a Bite to a Bark? A Story of Article 7, the EU Enlargement, and Jörg Haider

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/01
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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45.

Defamation by Social Media

Precedent, Vol. 117, pp. 16-21, 2013, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 13/81
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 20 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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46.

The Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) and the Right to Strike

Australian Journal of Labour Law, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 3-38, 2010, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/18
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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47.

The Architecture of Corporate Governance in Australia - Corporate Governance - National Report: Australia

COMPARATIVE CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, K. J. Hopt, ed., Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/75, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-24, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 164/2010
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 14 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2018
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,023
48.

Is (International) Commercial Arbitration Adr?

The Arbitrator and Mediator, Vol. 20, pp. 83-92, 2002
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,014
49.

The Curious Element of Motive in Definitions of Terrorism: Essential Ingredient - Or Criminalising Thought?

LAW AND LIBERTY IN THE WAR ON TERROR, A. Lynch, E. MacDonald, & G. Williams, eds., pp. 28-38, Federation Press, Sydney, 2007, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/123
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 31 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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50.

International Tax Arbitration

Australian Tax Review, Vol. 36, No. 3, pp. 173-190, 2007, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 08/31
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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