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14 February 2019

Sydney Law School alumni named among NSW highest legal counsel

Dr Andrew Bell SC has been appointed the new President of the Court of Appeal following the Honourable Justice Margaret Beazley QC AO’s ascension to Governor of NSW
11 February 2019

Why is there concern about corruption in Australia?

What does Australia's orange ranking in the Corruption Perception Index actually mean? Sydney Law School PhD Candidate José-Miguel Bello y Villarino explains.
05 February 2019

Banking Royal Commission: personal greed and corporate culture

The Banking Royal Commission's final report shows the real problem is how we value executives and workers, writes Dr Kym Sheehan, specialist in executive remuneration from the University of Sydney Law School.
01 February 2019

Banking royal commission to have 'monumental impact', say experts

Ahead of the banking royal commission's final report, University of Sydney experts say the findings should be a "wake up call" for the corporate regulator and are hoping it will provide the industry with clear guidance.
31 January 2019

Constitutional monarchy and royal assent for government bills

There has been recent speculation that governments could advise royal assent not be granted if bills are passed against their wishes. Professor Anne Twomey from Sydney Law School explains why this is very unlikely to happen.
24 January 2019

Calling it what it is

Dr Rosemary Grey joined a panel of experts as the International Criminal Court (ICC) convened for the 17th annual session of the Assembly of State Parties (ASP) to the Rome Statute