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All company directors should have a personal identification number linking their past and present directorships to help stamp out harmful phoenix activity, according to researchers from the University of Melbourne Law School.

Hype in the marketing of açaí berry products — which sell for up to $150 a kilo — has highlighted serious flaws in new rules governing food health claims.

The University of Melbourne is holding its first ever “Snitch Hunt” on Saturday — World Human Rights Day — to show just how Australia’s new metadata laws have scuppered notions of privacy and made it a doddle to flush out whistleblowers.

 

Laws that are meant to protect persons with disabilities in the criminal justice system can lead to detention without an end date. 

Melbourne Law School (MLS) students are leading the way in providing innovative solutions to complex law issues through the use of new technologies. They have designed and built a range of legal help websites to provide the public with fast, accurate and cost-effective information about common legal problems including inaccurate credit reports, handling and managing fines, and assessing employment rights. The students compete for the right to have their ideas developed in the annual presentation called “The Bake-off.”

The University of Melbourne has welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement that the Juris Doctor qualifications of 10 Australian universities, including Melbourne, will now be recognized in Singapore.

Academic staff from The University of Melbourne have been named Fulbright scholars and recognised for the impact and depth of their research.

The first Australian university program to address the continued under-representation of women in parliament has been launched today by the Hon Julie Bishop MP, the Hon Tanya Plibersek MP, Ms Carol Schwartz AM and the University of Melbourne at Parliament House, Canberra.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's visit to Jakarta signals the "make-up after the break-up", Indonesia expert Professor Tim Lindsey explains in this interview with The Drum on ABC.

International Trade Law expert, Professor Tania Voon, from the Melbourne Law School speaks to ABC's 730 report on the recently release Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement.

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