News 2011

2011 Ross Parsons Adress in Taxation Law
The Ross Parsons Centre for Commercial, Corporate and Taxation Law is pleased to announce the 2011 Ross Parsons Address in Taxation Law. This year's lecturer is Professor Dr Wolfgang Schön of Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance (Germany). His topic is the Distinct Equity of the Debt-Equity Distinction. More

Australian company directors' duty of care
The Centro Properties Group case shows that there are shades of difference in the principles to be applied at the liability and penalty stages of a trial, write Professor Jennifer Hill and Dr Robert Austin.
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Professor Jennifer Hill comments on Golden Handcuffs about the remuneration package for new Apple CEO Tim Cook is common in the US tech industry and is likely to become more common in the corporate and financial services sector.
View Article - Sydney Morning Herald - August 2011

Professor Jennifer Hill comments on The News Corp phone-hacking scandal. Professor Hill believes the hacking scandal could spark a resurgence in institutional investor activism towards News Corp.
View Article - Sydney Morning Herald | The Age | ABC - July 2011

Professor Jennifer Hill provided expert opinion on Banker's Pay and whether or not it is justified? An article in the BRW entitled 'Keep it in the Bank' examines questions in relation to the chief executives of the four big banks, in Business Review Weekly. - 24 March 2011