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  • Contract TerminationLAWS70444

    Offered:MayYear:2019Quotas apply

    Contract is central to the legal regulation of most commercial and economic activity, and underlies many specialist areas of legal practice. As market costs and values move, many contracts become increasingly valuable to one party and burdensome to the other. One party’s ability to terminate, or ...

  • Contract InterpretationLAWS70335

    Offered:NovemberYear:2019Quotas apply

    The law of contract interpretation is one of the most practically important areas of commercial law. In recent years, interpretation disputes have come to dominate contract litigation. Because views can differ as to basic questions — such as whether particular words have a plain meaning, and what...

  • Capital Gains Tax: Problems in PracticeLAWS70081

    Offered:February, AugustYear:2019Quotas apply

    This core tax subject examines the law, policy and structural features of capital gains tax (CGT) in Australia and considers and applies CGT rules in a number of different private and business contexts. The subject examines the operation of CGT in detail in the context of the treatment of informa...

  • Construction LawLAWS70469

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject builds on the general legal principles and methodologies covered in earlier subjects. It is tailored to the need for construction professionals to have an advanced and integrated understanding of the role of law and its application to the industry. Topics to be covered include: caus...

  • Comparative Health LawLAWS90057

    Offered:JuneYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject provides an opportunity to learn about how different societies grapple with common challenges in health care systems and to consider whether and how these comparisons can be helpful in guiding change within a particular system. While human biology is similar worldwide, the economic, ...

  • Transfer Pricing: Practice and ProblemsLAWS70203

    Offered:SeptemberYear:2019Quotas apply

    International transfer pricing is the price charged for the cross-border transfer of assets or services between associated enterprises in a multinational enterprise group. Transfer pricing is consistently identified in international surveys of multinational enterprises as the most important tax i...

  • Equity and TrustsLAWS50033

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The subject will enable students to develop a broad and critical understanding of equity and trusts, with a focus on the law of trusts. We will first consider the nature of equitable doctrine more broadly before focusing on what a trust is and what functions it performs in modern Australian socie...

  • DealsLAWS50051

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019Quotas apply

    The purpose of this subject is to give students an advanced and integrated understanding of (1) the ways in which commercial deals are structured; (2) the ways in which core legal principles from a range of law subjects are relevant to commercial deals; and (3) the role that lawyers perform when ...

  • Sustainability Business ClinicLAWS50126

    Offered:JulyYear:2019Quotas apply

    Sustainability Business Clinic provides a practical, clinical experience in which students are supervised in the provision of advice to new and innovating enterprises. Clients will be identified as warranting assistance because they will contribute to community or environmental wellbeing but do n...

  • Management for ProfessionalsLAWS70350

    Offered:OctoberYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject will provide students with an understanding of key concepts in the fields of strategy, leadership, marketing, human resources and IT management. It will provide students with the ability to contribute more effectively to management decision-making. The subject aims to give students a...

  • Alternative Dispute ResolutionLAWS70018

    Offered:DecemberYear:2019Quotas apply

    Dispute resolution and problem-solving lie at the core of modern professional life for lawyers, business people and anyone who works with more than one other person. This subject provides an overview of the range of dispute resolution techniques used internationally. This subject differentiates t...

  • Environmental LawLAWS70068

    Offered:SeptemberYear:2019Quotas apply

    The subject is designed as an overview of environmental law for students without a legal background. A student who has successfully completed this subject should: Gain an understanding of the evolution of environmental law and the factors driving change at international and domestic levelsApprec...

  • Public International LawLAWS50041

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019Quotas apply

    This subject is designed to enable students to critically analyse the principles of public international law and to understand the way in which these principles may be used in the practice of law. The subject will build on the understanding of international law acquired in Principles of Public La...

  • Competition Law in a Globalised WorldLAWS90069

    Offered:Term 1, Term 3Year:2019

    This subject will examine in depth the implications of the transnational features and effects of mergers, unilateral conduct, cartels and other business activities for the design and enforcement of competition law and policy . Students will examine rules governing extraterritorial jurisdiction, d...

  • International Humanitarian LawLAWS70234

    Offered:NovemberYear:2019Quotas apply

    The implementation of the legal rules governing the conduct of military hostilities is literally a matter of life and death. This subject combines current international practice in the relevant law with acknowledged research and practical expertise. This subject briefly introduces the historical ...

  • National Human Rights InstitutionsLAWS90141

    Offered:MarchYear:2019Quotas apply

    National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) provide a bridge between governments and civil society and are recognised within the United Nations (UN) system for their credible role in monitoring and advocating for human rights compliance within their country. A distinguishing feature of a NHRI is t...

  • Insolvency LawLAWS50093

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019Quotas apply

    An insolvency regime is a necessary part of the legal system in a capitalist economy. It is a means for dealing with businesses that fail, and individuals who cannot pay their debts. An insolvency regime is required to ensure that in those circumstances the remaining assets are equitably distribu...

  • Internat.Issues in Intellectual PropertyLAWS70242

    Offered:DecemberYear:2019Quotas apply

    Over the past two decades, the protection of intellectual property rights (IPRs) globally has become a major issue both for right holders and users, and one that has had profound implications in a number of important areas of public discourse, such as international trade, public health, education...

  • Institutions in International LawLAWS50045

    Offered:MarchYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject examines the place of international institutions within the international legal order, considering their structure, normative underpinnings, and activities. It focuses on inter- governmental organisations but also considers non-governmental organisations and the role of civil society...

  • Principles of Construction LawLAWS70314

    Offered:February, AugustYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject is designed for construction law students without prior legal training (Construction Law is for students who have a law degree). It provides an overview of the broad spread of the construction law curriculum, from the statutory and common law landscape through legal aspects of projec...