Regulatory Law and Policy

Associate Professor
Research interests:
Law and technology, Artificial intelligence and law, Law and public finance, Law and financial markets, Law and sustainable investing
Emeritus Professor
Research interests:
Corporations & Financial Markets Law, Law and Humanities
Honorary Associate Professor
Research interests:
Environmental Law
Grand Challenge Research Fellow
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
law and economics, Regulatory theory and practice, Comparative Law
Honorary Professor
Professor
Research interests:
Regulation of Corporate Responsibility, Business and Human Rights, Torts, Counter-Terrorism Law, Rule of Law Reform, Law and technology
Associate Professor
Research interests:
foreign bribery and corruption, Legal Ethics, transnational law
Honorary Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
Access to Justice, Historical Injustice, Indigenous Perspectives on Law, Legal empowerment, Rural Issues, Law and development, Social justice, Advocacy, Lawyers and lawyering, Experiential Learning
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Regulatory theory and practice, Penology and human rights, Asian Law, Plain legal language
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Corporate law, Regulation of Corporate Responsibility, Medical Negligence, Asian Law, National security
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Torts, private law remedies, product liability, Civil Remedies, remedies against public authorities
Honorary Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
Legal Structures for Environmental and Climate Risk and Impact Management, Facilitation of Energy and Technological Change through the Law, Environmental Law, Climate Change and Natural Disasters, energy law, electricity law, Competition Law, Climate change
Casual Sessional Academic
Research interests:
Access to Justice, Postcolonial Legal Theory, Indigenous peoples and the law, Legal education, Lawyers and lawyering, Law and Social Justice, Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Incarceration, Legal History, legal pluralism, Critical legal theory
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Trust Law, Property Law, Bankruptcy Law, Family law, Taxation Law, Statutory Interpretation
Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
Labour Law, Work Health & Safety law, Commonwealth Public Sector Employment law
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Globalisation, Economic globalization, Finance regulation, Financialization, Business ethics, Sustainability, Economic distribution, Financial system
Emeritus Professor
Research interests:
Corporations & Financial Markets Law, Evidence and Procedure
Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
Access to Government Information, Administrative law, Public law, Privacy
Honorary Lecturer
Research interests:
Wellbeing, Legal Ethics, Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Empirical Legal Research, Behavioural Legal Ethics, Mental Health, Human Rights and the Law, Trauma-informed Lawyering
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Corruption, Cronyism, Heritage protection
Lecturer
Research interests:
Corporate law, Legal personhood, Ethical theory, Corporate ethical agency, Monism, Law reform, legal theory, Systems theory, Legal design

Latest news

13
Nov
2020
Jo Ford
A new article by Dr Jo Ford warns businesses against over-relying on reporting-based schemes to identify and improve human rights risks in their supply chains.
05
Nov
2020
DECRA fellows
ANU has become the first Australian university to clinch three Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards in a single round within the Law and Legal Studies field of research.
26
Jun
2020
Dr Bal Kama
From the remote highlands of Papua New Guinea to the heights of legal academia, Dr Bal Kama's scholarly success has been shaped by his determination to overcome challenges and deep commitment to the Pacific.
27
May
2020
Associate Professor Kath Hall
A report into sport integrity led by Associate Professor Kath Hall has contributed to the design of a new government agency to clamp down on match-fixing, doping and corruption.
21
May
2020
Dr Will Bateman
Dr Will Bateman has been appointed chief investigator (law) of the interdisciplinary Humanising Machine Intelligence project funded by the ANU Grand Challenges scheme.  

In the Media

13
Jan
2021

'Wild West': Who regulates social media and what's Parler?

Jelena Gligorijevic quoted in The Age

Research theme:
10
Jun
2020

The law betrays the lore, so we'll destroy our ancient heritage again

Peter Burnett, Debra Wilkinson writes in The Sydney Morning Herald

Upcoming events

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Past events

04
Nov
2016

Australian law and economics

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8.30AM to 5.30PM
  • Bruce Chapman
  • Bob Gregory

The  Annual Meeting of the Australian Law and Economics Association will be held on Friday 4 November 2016 at The Australian National University.

24
Feb
2017

Oral presentation - Ecologically sustainable development: Success in principle, failure in policy

Peter Burnett
1.00PM to 2.30PM
  • Peter Burnett

Peter Burnett has been researching Australia’s national policies on Ecologically Sustainable Development (ESD). 

07
Mar
2017

LRSJ Info Session 2017

Law Reform and Social Justice
1.00PM to 2.00PM

Want to find out more about who ANU Law Reform and Social Justice are, or what we do? Are you interested in joining a project? Do you have ideas you are burning to share with like-minded students? Come along to our Info Session in Week 3!

10
May
2017

Private, Regulatory and Commercial Law Research Group

Joan Loughrey
1.00PM to 2.00PM
  • Professor Joan Loughrey, University of Leeds

This paper explores the parameters of the concept of a business judgment, by examining how, if at all, the courts of England, Australia and the US (primarily Delaware) have defined directors' business judgment. 

08
Sep
2017

40th Anniversary of the Federal Court of Australia

Black and White Photo of a Federal Court Sitting
9.00AM to 1.00PM

The ANU Centre for Commercial Law and Centre for International and Public Law are proud to announce a conference to mark the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the Federal Court of Australia. 

19
Apr
2017

Can good policy rescue politics? A Peter Karmel Forum on Public Policy

Good Policy
5.30PM to 7.30PM
  • Dr John Hewson AM
  • Professor Glenn Withers AO
  • Professor Meredith Edwards AM
  • Ms Katharine Murphy

Australia has a strong history of good policies built on well-researched evidence, but in this ‘post truth’ world, it is clear that evidence-based policy making has fallen on hard times. Join our eminent panel as it discusses how to revive good government.

02
May
2019

Campaign Finance Regulation: A Troublesome Area?

Electoral Regulation Research Network logo
12.45PM to 2.00PM
  • Phil Green PSM
  • Benjamin Smith

This seminar brings together speakers who will examine campaign finance regulation from two distinct perspectives.

04
Mar
2021

Law, Capitalism and Political Economy: Public and International Perspectives

Book launch event promo- law, capitalism and political economy
5.00PM to 7.00PM
  • Dr Will Bateman
  • Dr Ntina Tzouvala

Join us to help celebrate the recent works of Dr Will Bateman and Dr Ntina Tzouvala for the first CIPL Book Launch event of 2021.

03
Mar
2021

LRSJ Virtual Recruitment Drive 2021

LRSJ Virtual Recruitment Drive 2021
1.00PM to 2.00PM

Join the Law Reform and Social Justice (LRSJ) annual launch and recruitment drive to hear from our director, Associate Professor Matthew Zagor, our student leaders to learn about how to get involved.

31
Mar
2021

Secrecy and Spying: The Trials of Bernard Collaery and Witness K

Secrecy and Spying: The Trials of Bernard Collaery and Witness K
6.00PM to 7.15PM

Join some of Australia's leading experts on civil liberties, whistleblowing and national security law as they discuss the allegations made against Witness K, a former Australian spy, and his lawyer, former ACT Attorney-General Bernard Collaery.

03
Mar
2021

Regulating truth and lies in political advertising: Implied freedom considerations

Regulating Truth and Lies in Political Advertising: Implied Freedom Considerations
1.00PM to 2.00PM
  • Kieran Pender

Join Visiting Fellow Kieran Pender as he discusses his research on implied freedom considerations in the design of truth in political advertising laws.

23
Jun
2021

The Antarctic Treaty at 60: Reflections, Current Realities and Future Challenges

The First ATCM
9.00AM to 12.30PM

This symposium aims to review the 60-year history of the Antarctic Treaty and reflect upon the strengths and weaknesses of the associated Antarctic Treaty System. Australia’s role will be particularly considered and the future of the Treaty will be assessed.

21
Jul
2021

Trade Union Internationalism under the Myanmar Military Coup

Trade Union Internationalism under the Myanmar Military Coup
12.30PM to 2.00PM
  • Ye Yint

Join Ye Yint, Labour Market Governance Programme of ILO Myanmar, as she explores Myanmar's contemporary labour affairs with a focus on the local and international Trade Unions role and efforts in the resistance and pro-democracy movement in this session of the ANU College of Law research seminar series.

28
Jul
2021

Public Lies and Public Goods: Ten Lessons from when Patents and Pandemics Meet

Peter Drahos
1.00PM to 2.00PM
  • Professor Peter Drahos

Hosted by the ANU College of Law Visitors Committee, this seminar will be presented by Prof Peter Drahos (ANU RegNet / European University Institute, Florence).

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