Should I stay or should I go?

Shaping international responses to climate change, disasters and displacement is a growing need, writes  UNSW Professor Jane McAdam.

The clock is ticking: could the UK leave the EU without an exit deal?

The House of Commons passed the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill to provide a functioning statute book on the day the UK leaves the EU. By…

A peek into the workings of offshore tax havens

Incorporating through an offshore haven is straightforward and relatively expensive. By BEN SEWELL.

BREXIT: the legal, political & social fallout continues

On 27 January 2017, the UK Supreme Court affirmed the High Court’s decision that Parliamentary consent was needed to give notice of withdrawal from the…

The latest from the Federal Court: February 2017

Reporting and analysis of the most notable decisions in the Federal Court. By DAN STAR QC.

Key legal implications of UK withdrawal from the EU

The triggering of article 50 gives the UK and the European Union (‘EU’) a two-year period to undertake the complex negotiations for Brexit. By ANNE…

The Chilcot report on Iraq & lessons for Australia

The Chilcot Report details legal, policy and military decision-making by the UK over 2001-2009 about military intervention in Iraq. By STEPHEN TULLY.

China’s claims dashed in South China Sea arbitration

The South China Sea Arbitration is one of the most complex and significant decisions rendered by an international court or tribunal in the international law…

Manus Island Regional Processing Centre Illegal under PNG law

The Supreme Court of Justice of Papua New Guinea has unanimously held that detention in the Manus Island Regional Processing Centre is contrary to the…

Facing the death penalty under a China-Australia extradition treaty

Australia may soon be able to extradite individuals to China if China undertakes that the death penalty will not be imposed or, if imposed, will…