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LIJ September 2004

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Cover Story

Illusions of disunity: dispelling perceptions of division in High Court decision making

Despite belief to the contrary, the High Court of Australia is as unified in its judgment writing process as it has ever been.

By Professor Mirko Bagaric and James McConvill

Cover story

Feature Articles

Intellectual property

Employer/employee rights in employee inventions
Employers need to know the extent and limit of an employee's rights in any inventions or product improvements made by an employee so as to prevent intellectual property leaving the company.

By Dr Srechko Kontelj

Human rights

Fortress Australia
Australia's statutory policy of mandatory detention appears to be at odds with its obligations under international human rights conventions.

By Sally Nicholes and Lara Ruddle

Trade marks

Make your mark register
The value of a trade mark lies in its ability to attract customers and it is this value that is best protected by having it registered.

By Ian Horak


Poisonous Practices & LPT remedies
Practitioners should have an understanding of the dispute jurisdiction of the Legal Profession Tribunal and the options available to them.

By Alan Hebb

Traversing international waters

Sale of goods

Traversing international waters

With the growth in international trade, lawyers must become familiar with the terms of the Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods.

By Dr Bruno Zeller


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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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