Melissa Castan

Monash University - Faculty of Law

Wellington Road

Clayton, Victoria 3800

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Citations Sources and References: Through the Quagmire of Legal Footnoting

(2012) 37(1) Alternative Law Journal 50, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/13
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 16 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2013
Melissa Castan and Becky Batagol
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 175 (131,276)

Abstract:

Legal education, referencing, citations

2.

From Supergirl to Invisible Woman: The Divide between Student Perception and Professional Reality in Corporate Legal Practice

Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 35, No. 3, p. 138, 2010, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/28
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Sep 2011
Melissa Castan and Jeannie Marie Paterson
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Melbourne Law School
Downloads 153 (148,087)

Abstract:

supergirl, invisible woman, women, corporate legal practice, student perception, law firms, under-representation, gender, law schools

3.

Interconnectedness, Multiplexity and the Global Student: The Role of Blogging and Micro Blogging in Opening Students’ Horizons

(2012) 20 Journal of the Australasian Law Teachers Association 177-188, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/12
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 16 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2013
Kate Galloway, Kristoffer Greaves and Melissa Castan
Bond University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 99 (186,145)

Abstract:

Law Students, Law School, Legal Education, Social Media

4.

Early Optimism? First-Year Law Students' Work Expectations and Aspirations

Legal Education Review, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2010, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 64
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Mar 2012
Monash University - Faculty of Law, Melbourne Law School, Monash University - Faculty of Education, Monash University - Faculty of Education and Newcastle University (UK)
Downloads 93 (214,030)

Abstract:

law school, students, lawyers, women, admission, universities, practical legal skills, first-year, career, undergraduate

5.

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
Downloads 77 (207,232)

Abstract:

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

6.

A Charter of (Some) Rights ... For Some?

Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 31, No. 3, p. 132, 2006, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006/07
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2009
Melissa Castan and David Yarrow
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 63 (277,284)

Abstract:

Charter of Rights, Human Rights, Victoria, Self-determination

7.

Gatecrashing the Research Paradigm: Effective Integration of Online Technologies in Maximising Research Impact and Engagement in Legal Education

(2013) 6(1/2) Journal of the Australasian Law Teachers Association 83., Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/37
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2014
Kate Galloway, Kristoffer Greaves and Melissa Castan
Bond University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 42 (305,350)

Abstract:

legal education, social media, research, impact, engagement, metrics, altmetrics

8.

International and Comparative Indigenous Rights via Videoconferencing

Legal Education Review, Vol. 19, No. 2, p. 238, 2009, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/13
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Dec 2010
The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law, University of Waikato, University of Oklahoma - College of Law, Monash University - Faculty of Law, Monash University - Faculty of Law and University of Saskatchewan - College of Law
Downloads 41 (339,120)

Abstract:

indigenous rights, international law, indigenous issues, law course, videoconference

9.

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
Downloads 35 (307,945)

Abstract:

Human Rights, Australia, High Court of Australia, Australian Human Rights

10.

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
Downloads 33 (327,166)

Abstract:

Human Rights, Indigenous, International Law, Birth certificate, birth registration

11.

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
Downloads 31 (351,409)

Abstract:

indigenous Victorians, birth registration, human rights, Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities

12.

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
Downloads 30 (318,646)

Abstract:

moot, legal education, law students, human rights, law school curriculum, African Human Rights Moot, Inter-American Human Rights Moot, Castan Centre Human Rights Moot

13.

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
Downloads 28 (221,483)

Abstract:

Human Rights, Indigenous, Birth registration, Birth Certificate, ICCPR

14.

Closing the Gap on the Constitutional Referendum

Indigenous Law Bulletin (2013) Volume 8, Issue 4, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/36
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2013
Melissa Castan
Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 23 (368,230)

Abstract:

Indigenous, Constitutional Law, Referendum, Recognition

15.

Lawyers’ Conduct and Social Media: Tips and Traps

2012 Precedent
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2015
Melissa Castan and Oyiela Litaba
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University
Downloads 20 (354,667)

Abstract:

16.

The Recognition of Indigenous Australians in the Teaching of Federal Constitutional Law

Journal of the Australasian Law Teachers Association (2014) Vol 7 No 1 & 2, p 87, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014/08
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2015
Melissa Castan
Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 14 (420,961)

Abstract:

Indigenous Peoples, Constitution, Australia, Commonwealth of Australia, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, reform

17.

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
Downloads 13 (467,275)

Abstract:

Indigenous, Human Rights, Birth registration, Birth certificate

18.

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
Downloads 13 (390,462)

Abstract:

birth registration, birth certificate, Indigenous, identity, civil registration, vital statistics, Regulatory law

19.

Indigenous Peoples’ Human Rights and the Victorian Charter: A Framework for Reorienting Recordkeeping and Archival Practice

12 Archival Science 213-234 (2012) (Published online, December 2011, DOI 10.1007/s10502-011-9164-z)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2013
Melissa Castan and Julie Debeljak
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 10 (467,275)

Abstract:

Indigenous Records, Indigenous Archives, Indigenous Human Rights, Victorian Charter, Indigenous Culture

20.

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
Downloads 9 (446,364)

Abstract:

Indigenous, Human Rights, birth registration, birth certificates, law reform

21.

Constitutional Recognition, Self-Determination and an Indigenous Representative Body

Indigenous Law Bulletin, vol 8, issue 19, 2015, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015/14
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2015
Melissa Castan
Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 8 (238,813)

Abstract:

Indigenous Recognition, Constitutional Law, Public Law, Representative Body, Self-Determination, Indigenous law

22.

Constitutional Deficiencies in the Protection of Indigenous Rights: Reforming the 'Races Power'

(2011) 7(25) Indigenous Law Bulletin 12, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 35
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2015
Melissa Castan
Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 3 (256,870)

Abstract:

indigenous, constitution, races power, Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, non-discrimination, agreement making power

23.

New Rules and Record Keeping: Supporting Redress for Victims of Child Abuse

Alternative Law Journal, Vol.41(1), 2016, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016/01
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 02 May 2016
Moira Paterson and Melissa Castan
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (339,120)

Abstract:

Record Keeping, Archives, Child Abuse, Discovery, FOI, Privacy, Child Protection, Evidence

24.

Extending Public Law: Digital Engagement, Education and Academic Identity

(2015) 25 Legal Education Review
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 02 May 2016
Melissa Castan and Kate Galloway
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Bond University
Downloads 0 (297,829)

Abstract:

Public law, Legal education, academic practice, auto-ethnography, social media

25.

Teaching Native Title

(1997) 8(1) Legal Education Review 75
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Nov 2015
Melissa Castan and Jenny Schultz
Monash University - Faculty of Law and Law Faculty, Monash University
Downloads 0 (477,707)

Abstract:

Indigenous, legal education, native title, first year law, higher education

26.

Australian Indigenous Legal Issues in Popular Culture

Law and Popular Culture in Australia, eds Melissa de Zwart, Bernadette Richards and Suzanne Le Mire, 2015
Posted: 21 Sep 2015
Melissa Castan
Monash University - Faculty of Law

Abstract:

Legal theory, Indigenous Australians, Law, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, popular culture, film,