Oliver Jones

Seven Wentworth Chambers

Barrister

7th Floor, 180 Phillip Street

Sydney, 2000

United States

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

After the Decennial: The New Doctrine of Precedent in the Hong Kong Court of Appeal

LAW LECTURES FOR PRACTITIONERS, pp. 107-162, HKUP, Hong Kong, 2009
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Dec 2010
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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Precedent, Intermediate appellate courts, Departure from own decisions, Privy Council, Hong Kong

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Out with the Owners: The Eurasian Sequels to J A Pye (Oxford) Ltd v. United Kingdom

Civil Justice Quarterly, Vol. 27, pp. 260-276, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2011
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
Downloads 446 (72,205)

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land law, adverse possession, human rights, right to property, European Convention, Hong Kong Basic Law

3.

The Energy Charter Treaty: A Step towards Consistency in International Investment Arbitration?

Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law, Vol. 25, pp. 225-243, 2007
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Oct 2010
Oliver Jones and Justin D’Agostino
Seven Wentworth Chambers and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 216 (157,711)

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International arbitration, investment disputes, Energy Charter Treaty, parallel arbitrations, inconsistency, resolution

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The Congo Case

Hong Kong Lawyer, pp. 43-50, March 2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Mar 2011
Oliver Jones and John Anthony Carty
Seven Wentworth Chambers and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Customary Non-Refoulement of Refugees and Automatic Incorporation into the Common Law: A Hong Kong Perspective

International and Comparative Law Quarterly, Vol. 58, pp. 443-468, 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Oct 2010
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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International law, customary international law, refugees, Hong Kong law, automatic incorporation doctrine, administrative law context

6.

The Doctrine of Adoption of Customary International Law: A Future in Conflicting Domestic Law and Crown Tort Liability

Canadian Bar Review, Vol. 89, pp. 401-430, 2010
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jul 2011
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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public international law, customary international law, reception in domestic law, statutory interpretation, crown tort liability

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Jones v. Ministry of Interior of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: An Exercise in Interpretation

Singapore Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 11, pp. 163-175, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Oct 2010
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
Downloads 146 (222,639)

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International law, English law, House of Lords, state immunity, civil proceedings, exceptions, human rights

8.

Do the Law Lords Bind Lower Courts?

(2013) 87 Australian Law Journal 383-392
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Jul 2013
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
Downloads 126 (249,899)

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Doctrine of precedent, Privy Council, House of Lords, abolition of appeals to Privy Council, ongoing precedential effect after abolition

9.

Smoothing the Way: The Privy Council and Jamaica's Accession to the Caribbean Court of Justice

Caribbean Law Review, Vol. 16, pp. 183-197, 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2011
Oliver Jones and Chantal Ononaiwu
Seven Wentworth Chambers and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Judicial Committee of Privy Council, Caribbean Court of Justice, Jamaica, Constitution, Courts, Appellate Jurisdiction, Amendment

10.

A Worthy Predecessor? The Privy Council on Appeal from Hong Kong, 1853 to 1997

Chapter 4 in Y Ghai and S Young (ed.s), Hong Kong's Court of Final Appeal: The Development of the Law in China's Hong Kong, Cambridge, CUP, 2014
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Dec 2014
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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People's Republic of China, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Court of Final Appeal, Privy Council, British Empire, judicial institutions, jurisprudence

11.

When is the Federal Magistrates Court Bound by the Federal Court?

(2012) 86 Australian Law Journal 478
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2013
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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Precedent, Stare Decisis, Exceptions, Alter Ego Rule, Privy Council, House of Lords, Federal Magistrates Court of Australia, Federal Court of Australia

12.

In Defence of Crown Liability

Hong Kong Lawyer, pp. 41-47, January 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 12 Jan 2011
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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British Crown, Immunity, Liability, Hong Kong courts, Central People's Government

13.

Let the Mainland Speak: A Positivist Take on the Congo Case

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 41, No. 177, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Nov 2011
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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Hong Kong, basic law, Central People's Government, foreign relations, state immunity, customary international law, incorporation, statutory repeals and revivals

14.

Noxious Antiquity? Life in Hong Kong Without the Application of English Law Ordinance

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 793-834, 2009
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2014
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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Reception of English law abroad, Statute law, Repeals, Incorporation by reference, Hong Kong Basic Law, Standing Committee of National People's Congress

15.

Giving Effect to the Intentions of Parliament: Pepper v Hart

Ian McDougall (ed.) Cases that Changed Our Lives, Vol 2, London, LexisNexis, 2014
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Dec 2014
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
Downloads 63 (385,863)

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statutes, interpretation, Parliamentary materials, exclusionary rule, Pepper v Hart

16.

Are the High Court's Reasons for Refusing Special Leave Binding?

(2013) 87 Australian Law Journal 774
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Nov 2013
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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High Court, special leave, reasons, precedent, per incuriam rule

17.

Federal Treaty Jurisdiction: A Belated Reply to Mark Leeming SC

Public Law Review, Vol. 18, pp. 94-118, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Oct 2010
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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Australian Constitution s 75(i), Judiciary Act 1903 s 38(a), High Court of Austraila, Original Jurisdiction, International Law, Treaties

18.

Statutory Interpretation: The Case for a Core Subject

Journal of Commonwealth Law and Legal Education, Vol. 5, pp. 85-96, 2007
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Oct 2010
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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Legal education, statutory interpretation, core subjects

19.

Right to Property

LAW OF THE HONG KONG CONSTITUTION, J. Chan, C. L. Lim, eds., Sweet and Maxwell, 2011
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Nov 2011
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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Hong Kong, basic law, personal property, constitutional protection, compensation, development of provisions

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Purely Academic?: The Fate of Commentary in Two Recent Cases

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 41, No. 361, 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 Nov 2011
Oliver Jones
Seven Wentworth Chambers
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Hong Kong, basic law, Central People's Government, foreign relations, state immunity, customary international law, incorporation, acts of state, statutory repeal and non-revival