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The Lionel Murphy papers shed more light on a controversial life

OPINION: Professor Andrew Lynch, The Conversation, 14 September 2017.

Today sees the release of thousands of pages from the parliamentary archives concerning allegations of improper conduct made against High Court judge Lionel Murphy. They shed alarming new light on an affair that gripped the political and legal class in Australia in the mid-1980s.

Indonesia challenges Australia’s anti-dumping measures at the WTO

OPINION: Dr Weihuan Zhou, The Conversation, 15 September 2017.

In the midst of sensitive trade negotiations between Australia and Indonesia, a dispute has broken out between the two countries over Australia imposing protectionist trade tariffs on Indonesian paper imports. But now other WTO countries are looking to emulate Australia’s “anti-dumping” policies in order to gain an economic edge.

Insight – Australia WTO paper dispute: impact on new EU antidumping methodology

OPINION: Dr Weihuan Zhou and Stéphanie Noël, Borderlex, 7 September 2017.

On 1 September 2017, Indonesia brought a dispute to the World Trade Organization over Australia’s anti-dumping measures on A4 copy paper. The implications of a ruling in this case will go far beyond the case at hand and may impact, in the long-term, the anti-dumping practice of the European Union.

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Upcoming Events

UNSW Law Journal 40(3) Launch – Business and Human Rights

Event date: 
26 September 2017
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Herbert Smith Freehills, Level 34, 161-163 Castlereagh St, Sydney, NSW 2000

The University of New South Wales Law Journal will launch Issue 40(3) at the Sydney offices of Herbert Smith Freehills on Tuesday 26 September, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.

UNSW Law Postgraduate Information Evening

Event date: 
11 October 2017
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Sydney, NSW 2000

Are you looking for a new career direction? Seeking more specialist legal knowledge to take your career to the next level? Or have you finally chosen to pursue your passion?

UNSW Law Alumni Spring Drinks

Event date: 
12 October 2017
6:30pm to 8:30pm
The Lobby Bar, 151 Castlereagh Street Sydney, NSW 2000

Wave goodbye to winter and say hello to your old classmates at the UNSW Law Alumni Spring Drinks hosted by Dean Professor George Williams.

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