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Family law scholars receive international acclaim



16 April 2013

Professor Patrick Parkinson, AM and Associate Professor Judith Cashmore, AO have been selected to receive the Stanley Cohen Research Award by the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC).

This is prestigious award given on an annual basis to a researcher or a research team for outstanding work in the area of family law.

The AFCC is a multidisciplinary organisation with members mainly in North America, which brings together lawyers, judges, mediators, clinical psychologists and social scientists on issues related to the resolution of family disputes.

They will collect the award at a ceremony during the 50th Anniversary conference of the AFCC in Los Angeles at the end of May.


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