Paula Gerber

Monash University - Faculty of Law

Wellington Road

Clayton, Victoria 3800

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (44)

1.

Dispute Avoidance Procedures ('DAPs') - The Changing Face of Construction Dispute Management

Gerber, Paula ‘Dispute Avoidance Procedures (“DAPs”) – The Changing Face of Construction Dispute Management’ (2001) 1 International Construction Law Review 122-129.
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 May 2013
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Construction, ADR, DAPs, Disputes, DRB

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Education About Human Rights: Strengths and Weaknesses of the UN Declaration on Human Rights Education and Training

Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 36, No. 4, pp. 245, 2011, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 7
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 16 Aug 2012
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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UN, United Nations, Declaration on Human Rights, education and training, HRE, schools

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Burqa: Human Right or Human Wrong?

(2014) 39(4) Alternative Law Journal 231
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 15 Jan 2015
Farinaz Zamani and Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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burqa, Islam, women's rights, human rights, religion, religious freedom, Islam

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Human Rights Reform in the United Nations: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 31, No. 2, 2006, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006/13
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2013
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Human Rights reform, United Nations, Human Rights Council, Commission on Human Rights

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Living a Life of Crime: The Ongoing Criminalisation of Homosexuality within the Commonwealth

(2014) 39(2) Alternative Law Journal 78, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/63
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Commonwealth, LGBT, LGBTI, Homosexuality, Human rights

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What Constitutes World's Best Practice for Dispute Avoidance in Standard Form Contracts?

(2012) 28 Building and Construction Law 266, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/11
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2013
Thomas Denehy and Paula Gerber
Monash University Law School and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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construction law, construction contract, dispute avoidance, DAPs

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Dispute Avoidance Processes (DAPS) in Australia - Bringing the Future into the Present

Australian Construction Law Newsletter, Vol. 51, pp. 141, November/December 2011, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 8
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Aug 2012
Paula Gerber and Brennan Ong
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 161 (183,183)
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dispute avoidance processes, disputes, construction, infrastructure projects, Australia

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The Teaching of Construction Law and the Practice of Construction Law: Never the Twain Shall Meet?

Legal Education Review, Vol. 20, No. 1, p. 84, 2010, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 66
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Mar 2012
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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construction law, teaching, law school, United States, Australia, skills, syllabus

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The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the New United Nations Human Rights Council

10 Flinders Journal of Law Refrm 241, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2007/02
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Aug 2009
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Human Rights Council, United Nations, Commission on Human Rights, human rights, international law

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Marriage: A Human Right for All?

2014 36(4) Sydney Law Review 643
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Dec 2014
Paula Gerber, Kristine Tay and Adiva Sifris
Monash University - Faculty of Law, Monash University, Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Same-sex Marriage, marriage equality, LGBT, LGBTI, ICCPR, gay marriage, ICESCR, CRC

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Jack & Jill or Jack & Bill: The Case for Same-Sex Adoption

Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 34, No. 3, p. 168, 2009, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 2010/40
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Adiva Sifris and Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Same-Sex Adoption, Same-Sex Families, Adoption Laws

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Does the Right to Birth Registration Include a Right to a Birth Certificate?

Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights, Vol. 29, No. 4, p. 434, 2011, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 28
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Paula Gerber, Andy Gargett and Melissa Castan
Monash University - Faculty of Law, Independent and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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birth certificate, birth registration, Convention on the Rights of the Child, ICCPR, Indigenous, international human rights law, United Nations Human Rights Committee, United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child

13.

Dispute Boards: Is There a Role for Lawyers?

Construction Law International, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 7-12, 2010, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/30
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2011
Brennan Ong and Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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dispute, dispute boards, conflict, construction, law, lawyers, dispute resolution, alternative dispute resolution, ADR, mediation, conflict

14.

Modern Families: Should Children Be Able to Have More than Two Parents Recorded on Their Birth Certificates?

Victoria University Law and Justice Journal (2015) 5 (1), Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016/5
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 May 2016 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2016
Paula Gerber and Phoebe Lindner
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash Univeristy
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same-sex families, same-sex parents, children's rights, birth certificates, LGBT, Convention on the Rights of the Child

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General Comment 16 on State Obligations Regarding the Impact of the Business Sector on Children's Rights: What Is Its Standing, Meaning and Effect?

Melbourne Journal of International Law, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Sep 2013
Paula Gerber, Joanna Kyriakakis and Katie O'Byrne
Monash University - Faculty of Law, Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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child rights, children, business, United Nations, general comments, human rights, stakeholder engagement

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The Right to Universal Birth Registration

Chapter 1 in Melissa Castan & Paula Gerber (eds) Proof of Birth (2015) Future Leaders, Melbourne, Australia
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 May 2015
Paula Gerber and Melissa Castan
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Human Rights, Indigenous, Birth registration, Birth Certificate, ICCPR

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How to Stop Engineers from Becoming ‘Bush Lawyers’: The Art of Teaching Law to Engineering and Construction Students

Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction, Vol. 1, No. 4, 2009, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/01
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2012
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Legal Factors, Teaching Methods, Engineering Education, and Curricula

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Recognition of the Human Right to Water: Has the Tide Turned?

Gerber, P. and Chen, B., 'Recognition of the human right to water: has the tide turned?' (2011) 36(1) Alternative Law Journal 2, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011/49
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Feb 2013
Paula Gerber and Bruce Chen
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University, Faculty of Law, Students
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Human Rights, UDHR, International Law, Water, Right to water, UN, United Nations, Declaration

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Human Rights in Papua New Guinea: Is this Where We Should Be Settling Refugees?

(2016) 22(1) Australian Journal of Human Rights 27
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Oct 2016
Monash University - Faculty of Law, Deakin University, Flinders University and Curtin University
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Papua New Guinea, PNG, human rights, refugees, asylum seekers, Manus Island

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The New Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child: 10 Things You Should Know

(2012) 37(2) Alternative Law Journal 111-115, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper 2013/04
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2013
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Human Rights Landscape in Australia

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2014
Melissa Castan and Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Human Rights, Australia, High Court of Australia, Australian Human Rights

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Birth Certificates for Children with Same-Sex Parents: A Reflection of Biology or Something More?

New York University Journal of Legislation and Public Policy, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Sep 2015
Paula Gerber and Phoebe Lindner
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash Univeristy
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same-sex families, birth certificates, children's rights, LGBT, LGBTIQ, LGBTI, marriage equality

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Making Indigenous Australians ‘Disappear’ Problems Arising from Our Birth Registration Systems

Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 34, No. 3, p. 157, 2009, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/39
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Australia, Indigenous Australians, Birth Registration, Birth Registry, Citizenship, Access to Rights

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Making Visible the Problem of Invisibility

Law Institute Journal, Vol. 83, No. 10, pp. 52-55, 2009 , Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/08
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 06 Oct 2010
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Aboriginal Rights, Birth Registration, Indigenous Peoples, Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006 (Vic), Human Rights, Victoria, Victorian Human Rights, Charter

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Practice Meets Theory: Using Moots as a Tool to Teach Human Rights Law

(2012) 62(2) Journal of Legal Education 298-310, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/29
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2013
Paula Gerber and Melissa Castan
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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moot, legal education, law students, human rights, law school curriculum, African Human Rights Moot, Inter-American Human Rights Moot, Castan Centre Human Rights Moot

26.

Should Gay Men Still Be Labelled Criminals?

(2013) 38(2) Alternative Law Journal 82
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2013
Paula Gerber and Katie O'Byrne
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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gay, sex, criminal convictions, discrimination, human rights

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Indigenous Australians’ Access to Birth Registration Systems: A Breach of International Human Rights Law?

17(1) Australian Journal of Human Rights 55
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 May 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2014
Melissa Castan, Paula Gerber and Andy Gargett
Monash University - Faculty of Law, Monash University - Faculty of Law and Independent
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Human Rights, Indigenous, International Law, Birth certificate, birth registration

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Review of 'Manual for Human Rights Education with Young People' by Patricia Brander Et Al, Council of Europe, Strasbourg, 2012.

(2013) 19(1) Australian Journal of Human Rights 199.
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 05 Jan 2014
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Human rights education

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Building Bridges in the Classroom: A View from the Academy

(2014) 30 BCL 24, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/54
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2014
Matthew Bell, Paula Gerber and Phil Evans
University of Melbourne Law School, Monash University - Faculty of Law and Curtin University, Curtin Law School
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Building, construction law, legal education

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Burning Down the House to Roast the Pig: The High Court Retains Advocates’ Immunity

(2005) 28(3) UNSW Law Journal 646
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Jun 2013
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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advocates immunity, high court, barristers solicitors professional liability

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21 Today!: Dispute Review Boards in Australia: Past, Present and Future

(2011) 22 Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal 180
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Jun 2013
Paula Gerber and Brennan Ong
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash Law School
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Dispute Review Boards, DRBs, Construction Law, Dispute Avoidance Processes, DAPs

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A Right to Birth Registration in the Victorian Charter? - Seek and You Shall Not Find

Monash University Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 1, 2011, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 25
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
Andy Gargett, Melissa Castan and Paula Gerber
Independent, Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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indigenous Victorians, birth registration, human rights, Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities

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Feeling Combative? - Let's Dance

Law Institute Journal, Vol. 85, No. 12, pp. 33, 2011, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 19
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 06 Sep 2012
Paula Gerber and Brennan Ong
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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disputes, dispute avoidance processes, dispute review boards, construction law

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Achieving Universal Birth Registration for Indigenous Australians: Recommendations from the Victorian Law Reform Commission

(2014) 8(14) Indigenous Law Bulletin 11
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 31 Jan 2015
Paula Gerber and Melissa Castan
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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birth registration, birth certificate, Indigenous, identity, civil registration, vital statistics, Regulatory law

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Black Rights/White Curriculum: Human Rights Education for Indigenous Peoples

Deakin Law Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 May 2013
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Human rights education, Indigenous, curriculum

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Construction Litigation: Are We Doing it Better?

Melbourne University Law Review Vol. 35, pp. 933-970 (2011)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 May 2013
Paula Gerber and Diana Serra
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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construction, litigation, discovery, pre-action protocols, expert evidence

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The Way Forward

Chapter 12 in Melissa Castan & Paula Gerber (eds) Proof of Birth (2015) Future leaders, 2015
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 May 2015
Melissa Castan and Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Indigenous, Human Rights, birth registration, birth certificates, law reform

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Registering the Births of Indigenous Australians in Victoria

Chapter 3 in Melissa Castan & Paula Gerber (eds) Proof of Birth (2015) Future Leaders, Melbourne, Australia.
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 May 2015
Melissa Castan and Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Indigenous, Human Rights, Birth registration, Birth certificate

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The Need for Reform of Australia's Birth Registration Systems

Ron Levy et al, New Directions for Law in Australia: Essays in Contemporary Law Reform (ANU Press 2017), Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-6
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Feb 2018
Melissa Castan and Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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Birth registration, legal identity, Indigenous Rights, Birth Certificate

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Passing on the Torch of Learning in the 'Primordial Soup' of Construction Law: Reflections from the Construction Law Academic Forum, 2012

Constructional Law International, Volume 7, Issue 3, 2012
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 03 Jul 2016
Matthew Bell and Paula Gerber
University of Melbourne Law School and Monash University - Faculty of Law
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construction law, building contract

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Same-Sex Marriage in Australia: A Battleground for Equality

(2011) 25 Australian Journal of Family Law 96-120
Posted: 25 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Adiva Sifris and Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law

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same-sex marriage

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Construction Litigation: Can We Do it Better?

(2005) 31(2) Monash University Law Review 237-257
Posted: 30 May 2013
Paula Gerber and Bevan Mailman
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law

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construction, litigation, civil procedure, pre-action protocols

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Should DAPs Be Included in Standard Form Contracts?

(2012) 143 Australian Construction Law Newsletter 6
Posted: 29 May 2013
Paula Gerber and Brennan Ong
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law

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construction law, standard form contracts, contracts, dispute avoidance processes, DAPs, conflict

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The Changing Face of Construction Dispute Resolution in the International Arena: Where to from Here?

(2000) 73 Australian Construction Law Newsletter 6
Posted: 29 May 2013
Paula Gerber
Monash University - Faculty of Law

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construction, construction law, ADR, DAPs, DRBs, dispute avoidance processes