Christine Parker

Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne

Professor

University Square

185 Pelham Street, Carlton

Victoria, Victoria 3010

Australia

http://law.unimelb.edu.au/about/staff/christine-parker

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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1.

Meta-Regulation: Legal Accountability for Corporate Social Responsibility

THE NEW CORPORATE ACCOUNTABILITY: CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND THE LAW, Doreen McBarnet, Aurora Voiculescu and Tom Campbell, eds., Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 2,396 (3,099)
Citation 12

Abstract:

corporate, responsibility, meta-regulation, regulation

2.

The Two Faces of Lawyers: Professional Ethics and Business Compliance With Regulation

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 22, 2009, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2007-23
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker, Robert Rosen and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, University of Miami - School of Law and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science
Downloads 707 (20,909)
Citation 3

Abstract:

lawyers, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, professionalism

3.

The Compliance Trap: The Moral Message in Responsive Regulatory Enforcement

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 31 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 491 (34,936)
Citation 13

Abstract:

compliance, deterrence, regulation, law

4.

Regulating Law Firm Ethics Management: An Empirical Assessment of the Regulation of Incorporated Legal Practices in NSW

Journal of Law and Society, 2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Tahlia Ruth Gordon, Steve A. Mark and Christine Parker
NSW Office of the Legal Services Commissioner, Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Office of the Legal Services Commissioner and Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 467 (36,975)

Abstract:

legal ethics, business regulation, management-based regulation, law firms, incorporated legal practices, alternative business structures, legal profession, consumer complaints

5.

Law Firms Incorporated: How Incorporation Could and Should Make Firms More Ethically Responsible

University of Queensland Law Journal, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 347-380, 2004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 360 (55,337)
Citation 1

Abstract:

legal ethics, lawyers, law firms, incorporation of law firms

6.

Peering Over the Ethical Precipice: Incorporation, Listing, and the Ethical Responsibilities of Law Firms

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 May 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 271 (80,519)

Abstract:

legal ethics, legal profession, regulation, law firms

7.

The Pressures of Billable Hours: Lessons from a Survey of Billing Practices Inside Law Firms

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Christine Parker and David A Ruschena
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and Melbourne Law School
Downloads 265 (63,654)

Abstract:

billable hours, legal ethics, law firms, legal profession

8.

Internal Corporate Compliance Management Systems: Structure, Culture and Agency

EXPLAINING COMPLIANCE: BUSINESS RESPONSES TO REGULATION, Christine Parker and Vibeke Nielsen, eds., Edward Elgar, 2011
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2014
Christine Parker and Sharon Gilad
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - School of Public Policy
Downloads 265 (70,986)

Abstract:

regulation, compliance, organizational behavior, compliance systems

9.

Do Businesses Take Compliance Seriously?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science
Downloads 260 (88,058)

Abstract:

compliance, ACCC, Australia, business

10.

ACCC Enforcement and Compliance Project: The Impact of ACCC Enforcement Activity in Cartel Cases

Number of pages: 119 Posted: 30 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker, Natalie Stepanenko and Paul Ainsworth
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Australian Competition and Consumer Commission and Independent
Downloads 225 (98,250)
Citation 1

Abstract:

competition, Australia, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, cartel, enforcement, anti-trust

11.

'The Client is King': Ethics in the Relationship between Large Law Firm Lawyers and their Corporate Clients through the Eyes of In-House Counsel

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Suzanne M. Le Mire and Christine Parker
University of Adelaide - School of Law and Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 223 (103,844)

Abstract:

Lawyers, in-house counsel, legal ethics, law firms

12.

The ACCC Compliance and Enforcement Project: Assessment of the Impact of ACCC Regulatory Enforcement Action in Unconscionable Conduct Cases

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2017
Michelle Sharpe and Christine Parker
The Victorian Bar and Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 198 (114,375)

Abstract:

unconscionable conduct, regulatory enforcement, regulatory compliance, consumer protection

13.

The ACCC Enforcement and Compliance Survey: Report of Preliminary Findings

ANU Centre for Competition and Consumer Policy Working Paper
Number of pages: 293 Posted: 08 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science
Downloads 189 (116,530)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Regulation, enforcement, compliance, competition law, consumer protection law, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

14.

Deterrence and the Impact of Calculative Thinking on Business Compliance with Regulation

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 23 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science
Downloads 175 (123,238)

Abstract:

deterrence, compliance, business regulation, competition law, consumer protection law

15.

Self-Regulation and the Not-for-Profit Sector

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 131 (158,321)

Abstract:

regulation, charities, self-regulation, not-for-profit

16.

How Much Does it Hurt? How Australian Businesses Think About the Cost and Gains of Compliance and Noncompliance with the Trade Practices Act

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science
Downloads 129 (168,597)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Australian Businesses, compliance, noncompliance, ACCC, enforcement action, TPA

17.

Negotiating Enforcement and Sanctioning in Regulatory Capitalism: The Need for Problem-Solving Courts

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 128 (170,541)
Citation 2

Abstract:

business regulation, regulatory enforcement, enforceable undertakings, negotiated settlements, deferred prosecution agreements, non prosecution agreements, regulatory compliance

18.

The Deterrent Impact of Cartel Criminalisation: Supplementary Report on a Survey of Australian Public Opinion Regarding Business People's Views on Anti-Cartel Laws and Enforcement

The University of Melbourne Cartel Project, Melbourne Law School, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012/73
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Christine Parker and Chris Platania-Phung
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne
Downloads 121 (174,557)
Citation 1

Abstract:

cartel, criminalising, Australia, deterrence, business people, enforcement, survey, public opinion

19.

The Cartel Project: Report on a Survey of the Australian Public Regarding Anti-Cartel Law and Enforcement

U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 519
Number of pages: 374 Posted: 20 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2017
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne School of Social and Political Sciences, Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne
Downloads 116 (153,966)

Abstract:

cartel conduct, criminalisation, cartel law

20.

Justifying Criminal Sanctions for Cartel Conduct: A Hard Case

1(1) Journal of Antitrust Enforcement 198-219, 2013, DOI: 10.1093/jaenfo/jns009 , Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/21
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Caron Beaton-Wells and Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School and Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 111 (79,640)

Abstract:

cartel conduct, price fixing, antitrust, deterrence, criminalisation, business regulation

21.

The Fels Effect: Responsive Regulation and the Impact of Business Opinions of the ACCC

Griffith Law Review, Vol. 20, p. 91, 2011, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011/1
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science
Downloads 96 (209,734)

Abstract:

Responsive Regulation Theory, ACCC, Allan Fels, Media, Competition and Consumer Protection Laws, Compliance Attitudes

22.

Enforceable Undertakings in Action: Report of a Roundtable Discussion with Australian Regulators

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 15 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2015
Richard Johnstone and Christine Parker
Griffith University - Griffith Law School and Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 96 (193,898)

Abstract:

Regulation, Regulatory Enforcement, Negotiated Settlements, Business Regulation, Regulatory Policy

23.

Designing Ethics Indicators for Legal Services Provision

UCL Centre for Ethics and Law, Working Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 149 Posted: 10 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Centre for Ethics and Law, Faculty of Laws, UCL London, University of Wales, Cardiff - Department of Law, Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, London School of Economics - Law Department and University of Manchester - Institute of Medicine, Law and Bioethics (IMLAB)
Downloads 88 (209,734)
Citation 1

Abstract:

ethics, lawyers, legal services, professional ethics, regulation, empirical

24.

Twenty Years of Responsive Regulation: An Appreciation and Appraisal

Regulation & Governance, 2013, 7(1), 2-13, first published online 20 Dec 2012, DOI: 10.1111/rego.12006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 83 (175,578)

Abstract:

Responsive regulation, business regulation, John Braithwaite, compliance, enforcement

25.

What Do Australian Businesses Really Think of the ACCC, and Does it Matter?

Federal Law Review, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp. 187-239, 2007
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science
Downloads 76 (250,121)
Citation 1

Abstract:

ACCC, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, Complicance, trade practices regulation

26.

The Framing Effects of Professionalism: Is There a Lawyer Cast of Mind? Lessons from Compliance Programs

Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. XL, 297-367, 2012
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 27 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Robert Rosen, Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
University of Miami - School of Law, Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science
Downloads 57 (253,939)

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Voting with Your Fork? Industrial Free Range Eggs and the Regulatory Construction of Consumer Choice

Annals of the American Academy of Social and Political Science, 2013, 649, 52-73, DOI: 10.1177/0002716213487303
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 48 (272,370)
Citation 1

Abstract:

animal ethics, food, argoevology, soio politics of food, business regulation, miseading labelling, free range eggs, consumer culture, supermarkets

28.

The 'Moral Panic' Over Psychological Wellbeing in the Legal Profession: A Personal or Political Ethical Response

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 37, No. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Feb 2015
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 46 (195,122)

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29.

Economic Rationalities of Governance and Ambiguity in the Criminalization of Cartels

British Journal of Criminology, (2012) 52, 974–996, doi:10.1093/bjc/azs034,
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 45 (300,297)
Citation 2

Abstract:

deterrence, regulation, competition law, white-collar crime, economic

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The War on Cartels and the Social Meaning of Deterrence

Regulation & Governance, 2013, 7(2), 174-194 (advance access version published online 16 October 2012, DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5991.2012.01165.x)., Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 37 (339,976)
Citation 1

Abstract:

antitrust, cartels, deterrence, regulation, compliance, trade practices, australian competition and consumer commission, price fixing

31.

Law Firms, Global Capital and the Sociological Imagination

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 80, pp. 2347-2381, 2011-2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Christine Parker and Tanina Rostain
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 32 (313,550)

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32.

Restorative Justice in Business Regulation? The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's Use of Enforceable Undertakings

Modern Law Review, Vol. 67, No. 2, pp. 209-246, March 2004
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Mar 2004
Christine Parker
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 32 (377,777)
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The Happy Hen on Your Supermarket Shelf: What Choice Does Industrial Strength Free Range Represent for Consumers?

(2013) 10(2) Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 165-186, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/13
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2014
Christine Parker, Carly Brunswick and Jane Kotey
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University
Downloads 27 (363,135)
Citation 1

Abstract:

animal welfare, animal law, free range eggs, free range hens, supermarkets, ethics, regulation, consumer protection, animal ethics, misleading labelling, ethical shopping

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Mixed Motives: Economic, Social, and Normative Motivations in Business Compliance

Denver Journal of International Law and Policy, Vol. 34, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen and Christine Parker
University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science and Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 24 (363,135)

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35.

Agents and Norms Inside the Firm: Compliance Officials, Risk Analysis and Compliance Behaviors

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Robert Rosen, Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
University of Miami - School of Law, Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science
Downloads 20 (389,807)

Abstract:

regulation, norms, firm behavior, professions

36.

Regulating Law Firm Ethics Management: An Empirical Assessment of an Innovation in Regulation of the Legal Profession in New South Wales

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 37, Issue 3, pp. 466-500, September 2010
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
Christine Parker, Tahlia Ruth Gordon and Steve A. Mark
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, NSW Office of the Legal Services Commissioner and Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Office of the Legal Services Commissioner
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To What Extent Do Third Parties Influence Business Compliance?

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 35, Issue 3, pp. 309-340, September 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Aug 2008
Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen and Christine Parker
University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science and Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
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Front‐of‐Pack Food Labeling and the Politics of Nutritional Nudges

Law & Policy, Vol. 38, Issue 3, pp. 234-249, 2016
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Jul 2016
Gyorgy Scrinis and Christine Parker
University of Melbourne and Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
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39.

The Hidden Hand of the Market: Who Regulates Animal Welfare Under a Labelling for Consumer Choice Approach?

Regulation and Governance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Nov 2015
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, Monash University, Monash University and University of Melbourne
Downloads 0 (252,072)

Abstract:

regulation, animal welfare, eggs, layer hens, free range, consumer choice, food labelling, market based political action

40.

The Challenge of Empirical Research on Business Compliance in Regulatory Capitalism

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 5, pp. 45-70, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science

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The Ethical Infrastructure of Legal Practice in Larger Law Firms: Values, Policy and Behaviour

Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, Monash University - Faculty of Law, Melbourne Law School, University of Adelaide - School of Law and Independent

Abstract:

legal ethics, law firms, lawyers

42.

How Much Does it Hurt? How Australian Businesses Think About the Costs and Gains of Compliance with the Trade Practices Act

Posted: 18 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

deterrence, compliance, regualtory enforcement, competition law, consumer protection

43.

Is it Possible to Measure Compliance?

Posted: 09 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen and Christine Parker
University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science and Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne

Abstract:

regulation, compliance, enforcement, regulatory compliance, social science methodology

44.

Do Corporate Compliance Programs Influence Compliance?

Posted: 15 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christine Parker and Vibeke Lehmann Nielsen
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Aarhus - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

compliance, compliance programmes, regulation, competition law, consumer protection law, australian competition and consumer commission