Michael Douglas

The University of Western Australia Law School

M253

35 Stirling Highway

Crawley, Western Australia 6009

Australia

http://www.web.uwa.edu.au/person/michael.c.douglas

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

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‘Their Evil Lies in the Grapevine Effect’: Assessment of Damages in Defamation by Social Media

Media and Arts Law Review, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 367-379, 2015, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 16/61
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Jul 2016
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 348 (84,933)

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Defamation, damages, grapevine effect, social media, Facebook, Twitter, internet

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The Impact of the Hague Principles on Choice of Law in International Commercial Contracts

Melbourne Journal of International Law, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2018
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Aug 2018
Michael Douglas and Nicholas Loadsman
The University of Western Australia Law School and Clayton Utz
Downloads 276 (109,493)

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Choice of Law, Hague Conference, Conflict of Laws, Private International Law, International Private Law, Principles on Choice of Law in International Commercial Contracts, Hague Convention, Contract, Choice of Law Clause, Public Policy, Mandatory Law, Australia

3.

Questioning the Right to be Forgotten

Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 40, No. 2, pp. 109-112, 2015, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 16/59
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Jul 2016
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 243 (124,916)

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Right to Be Forgotten, Privacy, Digital Eternity, Google, Internet

4.

Rebel Wilson's Pitch Perfect Defamation Victory

(2018) 29(2) Entertainment Law Review 37, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 18/32, UWA School of Law Research Paper No. 2018
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 May 2018
David Rolph and Michael Douglas
The University of Sydney Law School and The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 180 (166,045)

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defamation, damages, economic loss, conflict of laws, tort law, Australia, loss of opportunity, celebrity, grapevine effect

5.

A Global Injunction Against Google

Michael Douglas, ‘A Global Injunction Against Google’ (2018) 134(Apr) The Law Quarterly Review 181, University of Western Australia School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 13 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2018
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 141 (204,170)

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Blocking injunctions, Canada, Counterfeits, Extraterritoriality, Foreign companies, Jurisdiction, Non-parties, Online infringement, Search engines

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A New Approach to Service Outside the Jurisdiction and Outside Australia under the Uniform Civil Procedure Rules

Australian Bar Review, Vol. 44, No. 2, pp. 160-185, 2017, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 17/67
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Michael Douglas and Vivienne Bath
The University of Western Australia Law School and The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 131 (216,701)

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Jurisdiction, service, service outside the jurisdiction, extraterritorial jurisdiction, forum non conveniens, real and substantial connection, forum, Uniform Civil Procedure Rules

7.

Australia's Law Graduate Glut

Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 118-120, 2016, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 16/63
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2016
Michael Douglas and Nicholas van Hattem
The University of Western Australia Law School and Australian National University (ANU)
Downloads 116 (237,468)

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Legal Education, Legal Practice, Law Graduate, Graduate Oversupply, Graduate Glut, Piddington

8.

Anti-Suit Injunctions in Australia

Melbourne University Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 1, Forthcoming, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 17/64
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Aug 2017
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 93 (276,180)

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Anti-Suit Injunction, Injunction, Jurisdiction, Equity, Private International Law

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Choice of Court Agreements Under an International Civil Law Act

(2018) 34(3) Journal of Contract Law 186, UWA School of Law Research Paper No. 2018
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Apr 2018
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 81 (300,945)

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Hague Convention, Choice of Court, Jurisdiction, Foreign Judgments, Private International Law

10.

Extraterritorial Injunctions Affecting the Internet

(2018) 12(1) Journal of Equity 34
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Aug 2018
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 72 (322,128)

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injunction, equity, extraterritorial, internet, jurisdiction, service, remedy, choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, breach of confidence, defamation

11.

Will Australia Accede to the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements?

Macquarie Law Journal, Vol. 17, pp. 147-151, 2017, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 17/49
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2017
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 56 (366,560)

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jurisdiction, private international law, choice of court

12.

Characterisation of Breach of Confidence As a Privacy Tort in Private International Law

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 41, No. 2, 2018
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Jun 2018
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 54 (372,900)

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breach of confidence, misuse of private information, privacy torts, conflict of laws, private international law, choice of law, jurisdiction, characterisation, classification, qualification, Australia

13.

Movie Star Wars: Bauer Media Strikes Back, or a Lost Hope?

(2018) 29(8) Entertainment Law Review 265
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Dec 2018
David Rolph and Michael Douglas
The University of Sydney Law School and The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 51 (382,557)

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Torts, Defamation, Damages, Aggravated Damages, Causation, Economic Loss, Rebel Wilson, Media Law

14.

The Media's Standing to Challenge Departures from Open Justice

Adelaide Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 1, pp. 69-99, 2016, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 16/58
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2016
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 41 (417,882)

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open justice, standing, media, jurisdiction, newspaper, suppression, open court

15.

Breaking New Ground? Nuisance, Negligence and Pure Economic Loss in Marsh v Baxter

(2014) 22(2) Torts Law Journal 160
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Sep 2018
Anna Bunn and Michael Douglas
Curtin University - Curtin Law School and The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 38 (429,864)

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negligence, nuisance, pure economic loss, torts, GM, organic, canola, farming

16.

The Decline of 'Exorbitant Jurisdiction'?

(2019) 93(4) Australian Law Journal 278
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 May 2019
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 27 (479,385)

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jurisdiction, exorbitant, service, private international law, cross-border litigation

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Judges' Scholarly Writing as a Source of Common Law

[2019] 3 University of New South Wales Law Journal Forum
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 29 Apr 2019
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 22 (507,013)

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common law, stare decisis, precedent, ratio decidendi, obiter dicta, legal scholarship

18.

Defamatory Capacity in the Digital Age

Tort Law Review, 2018
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 05 Dec 2018
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 20 (518,598)

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Defamation, defamatory capacity, Google, ordinary reasonable person, torts, law reform

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How to Prove What Never Was: AVWest Aircraft Pty Ltd v Clayton Utz and Evidence of What Company Directors Would Have Done

(2018) 25(1) Torts Law Journal 86
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Dec 2018
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 13 (559,705)

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Torts, causation, negligence, proof, evidence of the injured person

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 48
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'Commercial Issues in Private International Law' Conference Program, Sydney Law School, 16 February 2018

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Mar 2018
Michael Douglas
The University of Western Australia Law School
Downloads 48

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private international law, conflict of laws, jurisdiction, choice of law, foreign judgments