Jean Du Plessis

Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School

Chair in Law

221 Burwood Highway

Burwood

Burwood, Victoria 3125, Victoria 3125

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

The Modern Corporation Statement on Company Law

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Oct 2016
Cornell Law School - Jack G. Clarke Business Law Institute, SciencesPo, Kent Law School, University of Cambridge - Centre for Business Research (CBR), Boston College Law School, University of Sheffield - Law School, University of Kent, Canterbury - Kent Law School, Vanderbilt University - Law School, University of York - York Law School, Queen Mary University of London - School of Law, Queen Mary, University of London, (CCLS), Washington and Lee University - School of Law, University of Oslo - Faculty of Law, University of Bristol, York University - Osgoode Hall Law School, University of Essex - School of Law, University of York (UK), University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Manchester, The Business School, University of Colorado Denver, University of Leeds - School of Law, University of Cambridge, Faculty of Law, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School, University of Waikato - Management School, The University of Hong Kong - School of Business, York law School, University of Georgia School of Law, University of California, Davis - School of Law, Hofstra University College of Law, University of Technology, Sydney, Washington and Lee University - School of Law, University of Brescia, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, Peter A. Allard School of Law, University of Victoria - Faculty of Law, NYU School of Law, Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Audencia School of Management, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, INSEAD, Alvares Penteado School of Business (Fecap), Independent, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) - Colegio Universitario de Estudios Financieros (CUNEF), Université Grenoble Alpes, São Paulo Law School of Fundação Getulio Vargas FGV DIREITO SP, University of South Africa - School of Law, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School, Cornell Law School, University of South Australia - School of Law, University of Essex - School of Law, Queen's University Belfast - School of Law, Independent, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, City University London - Faculty of Management and New York University (NYU) - NYU School of Law (Paris)
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Company, Law, Corporate, Governance

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New Trends Regarding Sustainability and Integrated Reporting for Companies: What Protection Do Directors Have?

2015 (36) The Company Lawyer, Issue 2, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 16-03
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2016
Jean Du Plessis and Andreas Rühmkorf
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and University of Sheffield, School of Law
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Australia, Comparative law, Corporate social responsibility, Directors' liabilities, Financial reporting, Germany, South Africa, Sustainability

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Corporate Social Responsibility and 'Contemporary Community Expectations'

Company & Securities Law Journal, Vol. 30, 2017, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 17-01
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Apr 2017
Jean Du Plessis
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Corporate Governance, Corporate Responsibility and Law: Shareholder Primacy and Other Stakeholder Interests

Company and Securities Law Journal, Forthcoming, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 16-25
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 May 2016 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2016
Jean Du Plessis
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Corporate Governance, Corporate Responsibility and Law: Disclosure of Non-financial Information: A Powerful Corporate Governance Tool

(2016) 34 Corporate & Securities Law Journal 69, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 16-14
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 10 May 2016
Jean Du Plessis
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Claiming Damages from Members of Management Boards in Germany: Time for a Radical Rethink and Possible Lessons from Down Under?

The Company Lawyer, Vol. 36, No. 11, 2015, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 15-14
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2015
Jean Du Plessis and Niklas Cordes
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and University of Muenster
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Key Corporate Governance Themes and Issues in a Globalised and Internationalised World

European Business Law Review, Vol. 26, 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Oct 2015
Jean Du Plessis
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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A Comparative Analysis of Directors' Duty of Care, Skill and Diligence in South Africa and in Australia

Acta Juridica, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Jul 2015
Jean Du Plessis
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Whistleblowing Reforms: A Critical Analysis of the Current Law and the New 'Bells and Whistles' Proposed

Company and Securities Law Journal (2017) 35, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 17-12
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2017
Jim Mathiopoulos, Katrina Hogan and Jean Du Plessis
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Clayton Utz - Sydney Office and Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Defences and Relief from Liability for Company Directors: Widening Protection to Stimulate Innovation

Australian Journal of Corporate Law Vol. 31, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 17-07
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2017
Jean Du Plessis and Jim Mathiopoulos
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Case for and Against Mandatory Gender Quota Legislation for Company Boards

Deakin Law Review, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2015, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 15-11
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2015
Jean Du Plessis
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Revisiting the Judge-Made Rule of Non-Interference in Internal Company Matters

South African Law Journal, Vol. 127, 2010
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Jul 2015
Jean Du Plessis
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Revisiting the Judge-Made Rule of Non-Interference in Internal Company Matters

The South African Law Journal
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Jul 2016
Jean Du Plessis
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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The Significance of Moving Beyond Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

du Plessis, J.J., Varottil, U. and Veldman, J. (2018) 'The Significance of Moving Beyond Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)', in du Plessis, J.J., Varottil, U. and Veldman, J. (eds.) Globalisation of Corporate Social Responsibility and its Impact on Corporate Governance. Cham: Springer
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2018
Jean Du Plessis, Umakanth Varottil and Jeroen Veldman
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law and City University London - Faculty of Management
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Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, Corporate Governance, Corporate Law

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‘Delinquent Directors’ and ‘Directors Under Probation’: A Unique South African Approach Regarding Disqualification of Company Directors

The South African Law Journal, Forthcoming, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 17-28
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Dec 2017
Jean Du Plessis and Piet Delport
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and University of Pretoria - Faculty of Law
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An Untapped Resource: Promoting Regional Legal Practice

Law Institute Journal, Vol. 87, No. 9, pp. 41-4, 2013
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Jul 2015
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School, Deakin University and Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Law Institute of Victoria (LIV), recommendations, localised legal knowledge, rural law practices, regional law practices

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Halting the Senseless Civil War Against White-Collar Offenders: 'The Conduct Undermined the Integrity of the Markets' and Other Fallacies

Michigan State Law Review, 2016
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Mar 2017
Mirko Bagaric, Jean Du Plessis and Jaclyn Silver
Director of the Evidence-Based Sentencing and Criminal Justice Project, Swinburne University Law School, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and University at Buffalo, SUNY
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Insider trading, sentencing, reform

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Mogale Alloys (Pty) Ltd v Nuco Chrome Boputhatswana (Pty) Ltd 2011 (6) SA 96 (GSJ)

De Jure (2012)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Oct 2015
Pieter Badenhorst and Jean Du Plessis
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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The South African Statutory Derivative Action: Background, Comparisons and Application

Posted: 09 Apr 2018
Jean Du Plessis
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School

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statutory derivative, South Africa, SACA