The University of New South Wales Law Journal is pleased to announce the launch of Issue 39(4) will be held on 22 November 2016. The Issue features a thematic component on ‘Rethinking Climate Change and the Law’, which explores both the recent developments and emerging trends in climate change law as well as the broader impacts of climate change on the law and legal systems. Issue 39(4) also contains a general component addressing a range of topical legal issues, including High Court statistics, family report writing, directors’ fiduciary duties of disclosure, regulation of impaired doctors and the history of section 96 of the Constitution.
We are delighted to be welcoming the Hon Justice Brian Preston SC, Chief Judge of the Land and Environment Court of New South Wales, to deliver the keynote address. Justice Preston was previously the first principal solicitor of the NSW Environmental Defender’s Office, a leading barrister in the land and environment jurisdiction and has lectured on biodiversity law at the University of Sydney.
The launch will take place on 22 November 2016 at the offices of King & Wood Mallesons, Level 61, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney from 6.00pm to 8.00pm.
For further information and to register your attendance, please RSVP using the button below, by 12.00pm on 21 November 2016.