Tania Sourdin

University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School

Dean and Head of School

1 University Drive

Callaghan, 2308

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (52)

1.

Mediation in the Supreme and County Courts of Victoria

Report prepared for the Department of Justice, Victoria, Australia, April 2009
Number of pages: 256 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
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mediation, evaluation, research, accreditation, quality, empirical research, court based mediation, alternative dispute resolution, ADR

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Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Principles: From Negotiation to Mediation

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
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Accrediting Mediators - The New National Mediation Accreditation Scheme (Australia)

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 May 2008
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 313 (98,531)
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mediation, standards, field, advice, duties, thics, competencies, approval,

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The Role of the Court in Alternative Dispute Resolution

Asian Journal on Mediation, 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 303 (101,979)
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ADR, courts, requirements, innovation, justice, access to justice

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Supporting Discretionary Decision-Making with Information Technology: A Case Study in the Criminal Sentencing Jurisdiction

University of Ottawa Law & Technology Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1, p. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Aug 2005
La Trobe University - Department of Computer Science and Computer Engineering, Victoria Legal Aid, University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School, University of Ballarat - School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences (ITMS) and Victoria University - Victoria University of Technology
Downloads 191 (161,989)
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Poor Quality Mediation - A Systemic Failure?

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 11 May 2010
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 184 (167,530)
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mediation, conflict resolution, ADR, Court Connected mediation, quality

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Justice Delayed is Justice Denied

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin and Naomi Burstyner
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Monash University
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Conflict Resolution e-Journal Number 1 (June 2007)

Number of pages: 103 Posted: 20 May 2008
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 160 (189,263)

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mediation, apology, fairness, workplace, environmental

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Self Represented Litigants: Literature Review

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Monash University - Faculty of Law, University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Monash University
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self-represented litigants, review, solo, profile, litigants, individual

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Consumer Experience on Complaints Handling and Dispute Resolution - A Research Study Undertaken in Victoria, Australia

Number of pages: 154 Posted: 24 May 2008
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 144 (206,609)

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complaint, access, dispute resolution, credit

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Evaluating Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) in Disputes About Taxation

34(1) The Arbitrator & Mediator 19-31.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Apr 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 132 (221,584)

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Exploring Civil Pre-Action Requirements: Resolving Disputes Outside Courts

Sourdin, Tania, Exploring Civil Pre-Action Requirements: Resolving Disputes Outside Courts, Australian Centre for Justice Innovation (ACJI), Monash University (November 1, 2012)
Number of pages: 259 Posted: 03 Apr 2013
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 105 (263,753)

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pre-action, courts, self help, alternative dispute resolution, civil justice system, Australia

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Five Reasons Why Judges Should Conduct Settlement Conferences

Monash University Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 1, pp. 145, 2011, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 98 (276,305)

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judges, alternative dispute resolution, courts, settlement conferences, civil disputes

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The Dilemmas Posed by Self-Represented Litigants – The Dark Side

Access to Justice, Working Paper 32
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin and Nerida Wallace
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Monash University
Downloads 94 (281,990)
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law, justice, mental health, access, conflict, self-represented, litigants, self-represented litigants, problems, behavioral

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Not Teaching ADR in Law Schools? Implications for Law Students, Clients and the ADR Field

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 91 (287,991)

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pedagogy, ADR, law school, trends, development of ADR, future, university

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The Role of the Courts in the New Justice System

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 89 (292,088)

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justice, access to justice, courts, ADR, conflict resolution, innovation, change, disruption, judges, courthouse, philosophy, jurisprudence

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Using a Values-Based Approach in Mediation

22 ADRJ 258
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Sep 2016
Lola Akin Ojelabi and Tania Sourdin
La Trobe Law School and University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 67 (348,744)
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Using a Values-Based Approach in Mediation

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Lola Akin Ojelabi and Tania Sourdin
La Trobe Law School and University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 16 (578,229)
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ADR, values, mediation, failsafe, standards

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A Broader View of Justice?

The Future of Dispute Resolution 1st ed, Ch.15
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 82 (307,288)

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justice, juridprudence, access to justice, adr, origins

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Innovation and Alternative Dispute Resolution

The Arbitrator and Mediator, December 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 78 (316,481)
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ADR, Innovation, Mediation

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Interim Evaluation of Dispute Settlement Centre Victoria Projects: The Neighbourhood Justice Centre Project – The Corio/Norlane Community Mediation Project

Number of pages: 161 Posted: 02 Jun 2010
Tania Sourdin and Nikola Balvin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Australian Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies
Downloads 75 (323,807)

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mediation, court connected ADR, Alternative Dispute Resolution, evaluation, mediation evaluation

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Evaluating Alternative Dispute Resolution in Taxation Disputes

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2016
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School, Australian Centre for Justice Innovation (ACJI), Australian Centre for Justice Innovation (ACJI) and Australian Centre for Justice Innovation (ACJI)
Downloads 71 (333,830)

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taxation, adr, alternative dispute resolution, disputes, dispute resolution, effectiveness, evaluation

22.

Dealing with Disputes About Taxation in a ‘Fair’ Way

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Jul 2015
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 67 (344,529)

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Alternative Dispute Resolution, Mediation, taxation Disputes, evaluation, empirical analysis

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Self-Represented Litigants: Gathering Useful Information

Self-Represented Litigants: Gathering Useful Information (June 1, 2012)
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 03 Apr 2013
Monash University - Faculty of Law, University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Monash University
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Self-Represented Litigants, data collection, civil justice system, Australia

24.

Decision Making in ADR: Science, Sense and Sensibility

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
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Good Faith, Bad Faith? Making an Effort in Dispute Resolution

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 58 (370,605)

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good faith, bad faith, ADR, obligations, negotiation, civil procedure

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Reforming Civil Procedure and Alternative Dispute Resolution

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 56 (377,022)
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Civil procedure, ADR, reform, innovations

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Using Alternative Dispute Resolution to Save Time

The Arbitrator & the Mediator, Vol. 33, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 50 (396,780)

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triage, dispute resolution, ADR, timliness, delay, pre-action, pre-filing, justice, access to justice

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Good Faith Mediation – Developing Trends from the Antipodes

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
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good faith, mediation, adr, standards, developing, civil procedure

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Family Support Program Literature Review, Research into the Family Support Program: Family Law Services

Number of pages: 122 Posted: 23 Dec 2015
Tania Sourdin, Thea Brown and Becky Batagol
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School, Monash University and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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family law, services, australia, support, effectiveness

30.

Resolving Disputes Without Courts?

IAMA Journal, May 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
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Cost and Time Hurdles in Civil Litigation: Exploring the Impact of Pre-Action Requirements

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin and Naomi Burstyner
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Monash University
Downloads 45 (414,482)
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pre-action, pre-litigation, civil procedure, concerns, efficient, barriers, access, justice, ADR

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Requiring People to Mediate Before Starting Court Proceedings – Recent Findings

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 44 (418,203)

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Pre-action protocols, pre-action requirements, mediation, ADR, processes, access to justice, civil procedure

33.

Developments in ADR in Australian Courts

Australian Courts: Serving Democracy and Its Publics, The Australasian Institute of Judicial Administration Incorporated, 2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin and Nadja Marie Alexander
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Singapore Management University - School of Law
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adr, developments, justice, access to justice, civil procedure

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Civil Dispute Resolution Obligations: What is Reasonable?

UNSW Law Journal, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 27 (493,093)
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pre-action, pre-litigation, ADR, civil procedure, reasonable, requirements

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The Evaluation of Specific Pre-Action Processes in South Australia

Number of pages: 195 Posted: 13 Nov 2018
Tania Sourdin, Madeline Muddle and Margaret Castles
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School, University of Newcastle (Australia) and University of Adelaide
Downloads 26 (498,610)

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pre-action protocols

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Dealing with Disputes about Taxation in a 'Fair' Way

(2015) 17(2) Journal of Australian Taxation 169-223
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
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Return on Investment of Effective Complaints Management

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Nov 2018
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School, University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Business School, University of Newcastle (Australia) - School of Policy and University of Newcastle (Australia)
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Customer Complaint Management, Return on Investment

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Australia’s Civil Justice System: Developing a Multi-Option Response

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 29 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin and Naomi Burstyner
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Monash University
Downloads 20 (533,167)
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multi-door, multi-option, access to justice, adr, mediation, civil procedure, developments, innovation, future

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Evaluating ADR in ATO Disputes -- Executive Summary

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin and Alan Shanks
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Australian Centre for Justice Innovation (ACJI)
Downloads 19 (539,208)

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ADR, report, taxation disputes, superannuation disputes, ATO, dispute, effectiveness

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International Dispatch: ADR Trends Down Under

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
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Why Judges Should Not Meet Privately with Parties in Mediation But Should Be Involved in Settlement Conference Work

Journal of Arbitration and Mediation, Vol 4, No 2, 2013-2014
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
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mediation, settlement conferences, integrity, independence, judicial, ADR, negotiation, caucus, judge

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Just, Quick and Cheap? Civil Dispute Resolution and Technology

Macquarie Law Journal, 2019
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Oct 2019
Tania Sourdin, Bin Li and Tony Burke
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School, University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Civil Dispute Resolution, Technology

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Australian National Mediator Accreditation System

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School
Downloads 8 (608,292)
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accreditation, mediation, Australia, system, standards

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Why do Some Civil Cases End up in a Full Hearing? Formulating Litigation and Process Referral Indicia Through Text Analysis

(2016) 25(4) Journal of Judicial Administration 257
Posted: 17 Jul 2017
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School, Monash University, Independent and Independent

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Mediation Styles and Their Impact: Lessons from the Supreme Court and County Courts of Victoria Research Project

(2009) 20(3) Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal 142
Posted: 17 Jul 2017
Tania Sourdin and Nikola Balvin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Australian Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies

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Consumer Vulnerability and Complaint Handling: Challenges, Opportunities and Dispute System Design

Brennan C, Sourdin T, Williams J,Burstyner N, Gill C. Consumer vulnerability and complaint han-dling: Challenges, opportunities and dispute system design. Int JConsum Stud. 2017;00:1–9. doi: 10.1111/ijcs.12377
Posted: 17 Jul 2017
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School, Monash University, Independent, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh and Queen Margaret University

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The Role of the Courts in the New Justice System'

(2015) 7 Yearbook On Arbitration & Mediation 95-116
Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School

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Evaluating Mediation - NSW Settlement Scheme 2002

Posted: 30 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin and tania matruglio
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Independent

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mediation, settlement, nsw, adr

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The Promise and Reality of Online Dispute Resolution in Australia

Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin and Kananke Chinthaka Liyanage
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Independent

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ADR, online, developments, innovation, justice, dispute resolution, mediation

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Justice and Technological Innovation

Journal of Judicial Administration (Volume 25, 2)
Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School

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technology, justice, innovation, developments, impact, judges, lawyers, access, law

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The Timeliness Project: Background Report

Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Tania Sourdin
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School

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timeliness, justice system, access to justice, courts, justice, innovation, case management, technology, capacity

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Evaluating Alternative Dispute Resolution in Taxation Disputes -- Final Report

Posted: 22 Dec 2015
Tania Sourdin and Alan Shanks
University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Law School and Australian Centre for Justice Innovation (ACJI)

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tax, disputes, dispute resolution, adr, ato, effectiveness, evaluating ADR