Publications by Scott Donald | Law

Publications by Scott Donald

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Legal/Regulatory

'The application of the Basel III framework to the cash deposits held by APRA-regulated superannuation funds’ (2017) 28 Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice 33

'Independence and the governance of Australian superannuation funds’ (2016) 31 Australian Journal of Corporate Law 80 (w Suzanne Le Mire)

'Too connected to fail: the regulation of systemic risk within Australia’s superannuation system’ (2016) 2(1) Journal of Financial Regulation 56 (w Hazel Bateman, Ross Buckley, Kevin Liu and Rob Nicholls)

'Imperial Tobacco - up in smoke?' (2015) 29(1) Trust Law International 39 (w Caroline Hodkinson)

'The Australian superannuation system post Stronger Super: views from fund executives' (2015) 9(2) Law and Financial Markets Review 106 (w Adam Butt, Doug Foster, Susan Thorp, Geoff Warren)

‘Bank custodians and systemic risk in the Australian superannuation system' (2015) 26 Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice 25 (w Rob Nicholls)

‘The ‘proper’ approach to a trustee’s right to indemnity out of trust assets’ (2014) 8 Journal of Equity 283

‘The potential for superannuation funds to make investments with a social impact’ (2014) 32 Companies and Securities Law Journal 540 (w Jarrod Ormiston and Kylie Charlton)

'Regulating for Fiduciary Qualities of Conduct' (2013) 7(2) Journal of Equity 142

'What's in a Name? Examining the Consequences of Inter-legality in Australia's Superannuation System' (2011) 33(2) Sydney Law Review 295

'Prudence under Pressure' (2010) 4 Journal of Equity 44

'The competence and diligence required of trustees of a 21st century superannuation fund' (2009) 37 Australian Business Law Review 50

'Best interests' (2008) 2 Journal of Equity 245

'The prudent eunuch: Superannuation trusteeship and member investment choice' (2008) 19 Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice 5.

'Does "sustainable" investing compromise the investment obligations owed by superannuation fund trustees?' (2008) 36 Australian Business Law Review 47 (with Nicholas Taylor)

Finance/Investment

'Design of MySuper default funds: influences and outcomes' (2017) 57(1) Accounting and Finance 47 (with Adam Butt, F. Douglas Foster, Susan Thorp and Geoffrey J. Warren)

'Overcoming the Challenges of Impact Investing: Insights from Leading Investors'(2015) 6(3) Journal of Social Entrepreneurship 352 (with Jarrod Ormiston, Richard Seymour and Kylie Charlton)

Other

'The show must go on: the theatre of an annual members’ meeting’ (2017) 29(8) Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (October 2017) 122.

'On rights, powers and duties’ (2017) 29(4) Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (May 2017) 59.

'The world according to Bernie’ (2017) 29(3) Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (May 2017) 39.

'Don’t judge a trustee’s books by their cover …’ (2016) 28(9) Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (Oct 2016) 127.

'Of covenants and pygmy hippos’ (2016) 28(5) Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (June 2016) 68.

'Conflicts of duty – the black sheep of equity' Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (August 2015) 122.

'Managing the “possibility” of conflict' Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (June 2015) 89.

‘Australia’s Financial System Inquiry: Some Preliminary Observations’ (2014) 8(2) Law and Financial Markets Review 107.

'A Governance Committee. Really?' Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (May 2014)

'Too Many Rules?' Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (Oct 2013)

'Making a Super Impact' Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (August 2013)

‘Speculation. It’s a state of mind’ Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (Apr 2013)

‘In a Spin over 360 Capital’ Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (Jan 2013)

‘When Size Matters’ Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (Sept 2012)

‘All Aboard the Clapham Omnibus’ Australian Superannuation Law Bulletin (Jun 2012)

'All aboard the PDS Titanic' [2009] Jassa 29

'Risk: An uncommon deviation' [2006] Jassa 26

Also Op-ed pieces in European Pension News (2000, 2002), Professional Pensions (2001, 2001), Investments and Pensions Europe (2002, 2005), International Fund Investment (2004), inFinance (2006, 2008) Journal of Portfolio Construction (2007), Investments and Pensions Asia (2007, 2008), Ethical Investor (2008), Journal of Superannuation Management (2009), Journal of Financial Advice (2009, 2010), International Pension Lawyer (2009), Super Funds (2009, 2014).

Book Reviews (2006, 2007, 2009, 2010) and Notes (2006, 2007, 2010) appearing in Jassa.

Book Review (2015) appearing in Sydney Law Review.

Books

A Sourcebook on Equity and Trusts in Australia (CUP, 2015) (w Michael Bryan, Simone Degeling and Vicki Vann)

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