Towards and Beyond an Australian Private International Law of Cross-Border Communications Disputes

Media & Arts Law Review, Vol. 11, No. 4, p. 331, 2006

U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 204

9 Pages Posted: 23 Jan 2007

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Megan Richardson

University of Melbourne - Law School

Richard Garnett

University of Melbourne - Law School

Abstract

This introductory paper explains the genesis of the following set of articles on current issues relating to cross-border communications disputes. By way of background it gives a brief overview of private international law in Australia, its particular applications to communications disputes (especially in the internet context) and attempts to deal with current problems, and the need for international reform.

Keywords: cross-border, communication, Australia, international law, internet, reform

JEL Classification: K11

Suggested Citation

Richardson, Megan and Garnett, Richard, Towards and Beyond an Australian Private International Law of Cross-Border Communications Disputes. Media & Arts Law Review, Vol. 11, No. 4, p. 331, 2006; U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 204. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=958851

Megan Richardson (Contact Author)

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Richard Garnett

University of Melbourne - Law School ( email )

University Square
185 Pelham Street, Carlton
Victoria, Victoria 3010
Australia

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