LLB (Hons 1) (QUT); PhD Candidate (Law) (ANU); Solicitor of the Supreme Courts of Queensland and New South Wales and the High Court of Australia
H69 - Economics and Business Building
The University of Sydney
NSW Australia 2006
Juliette Overland's research expertise is in corporate and commercial law, particularly the regulation of securities markets, insider trading and corporate social responsibility. Juliette is recognized as a leading authority on the regulation of insider trading and she has published widely in this area. She is a consultant to the Capital Markets Co-operative Research Centre and a Research Fellow of the Faculty of Business and Economics at Monash University.
In addition to her experience as an academic, Juliette has extensive practical experience as a corporate lawyer, having worked in leading Australian law firms and as the Australian legal counsel for a global technology company.
Juliette is also an enthusiastic and engaging teacher, combining her extensive practical experience with substantial theoretical knowledge of corporate and commercial law. Prior to joining the University of Sydney in January 2009, Juliette lectured in corporate and commercial law at Macquarie University.
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission is moving to "real-time" monitoring of share trading as another weapon in the ongoing fight against insider trading.
Sydney Morning Herald
As the fallout from claims of corruption continues, the two bodies in charge of enforcing bribery laws, the Australian Federal Police and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, have been accused of acting too slowly, and sometimes not at all, in handling cases.
Senior Lecturer Juliette Overland has had an opinion piece published at The Conversation, on the topic of the light sentence handed down to John Gay, former Chairman of Gunn's Ltd, for insider trading.
John Gay admits to Insider Trading 07 Aug 2013
2GB Radio has interviewed Dr Juliette Overland regarding the John Gay insider trading case.
Enforcement the Key if Law Targets Unions 09 Jul 2013
The Australian Financial Review
Senior Lecturer Juliette Overland has been interviewed on the topic of tough new laws to guard against union corruption.
- Insider Trading
- Securities Market Regulation
- Corporate Social Responsibility
- Corporate Crime
- Directors' Duties