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LIJ October 2007

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Cover Story

12 into one: Reforming the regulation of health practitioners
Changes to the regulation of Victorian health professionals have introduced a uniform system for a wide range of health practitioners.

By Ian Freckelton

Cover Story

Feature Articles

Misleading Conduct

Act amendments give payment lift to injured workers
Employees may be liable for actions or representations made during the course of their work, according to a decision last year in the High Court.

By Joel Townsend, Tom Willcox and Gerard Brody

Humanitarian Law

Fundamental judicial guarantees in international humanitarian law
International humanitarian law enshrines a number of fundamental judicial guarantees, violation of which may amount to a war crime under international and national law.

By Emily Camins


GST: Who pays and who claims?
Multi-party business dealings are not always simple. Getting to grips with who is supplying what to whom is crucial for GST purposes.

By Dr Gerry Bean

Professional Liability

Liability matters for lawyer mediators
Exclusion clauses in agreements to mediate may not give lawyers acting as mediators contractual immunity.

By Mary Anne Noone


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Editorial committee

Chair: Gerry Bean Members:  Tony Burke, Geoff Gronow, Melissa Macken, Chris Molnar, Cameron Ross and Carolyn Ford.


Editorial policy

All contributions and letters to the editor to be addressed to: Managing editor, Carolyn Ford, Law Institute of Victoria Ltd, GPO Box 263, Melbourne 3001. Tel: (61 3) 9607 9319. Mob: 0406 004 935. Fax: (61 3) 9607 9451. Email: Views expressed by contributors are not necessarily endorsed by the Law Institute of Victoria. No responsibility is accepted by the Institute, the editor or the printers for the accuracy of information contained in the text and advertisements.

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