News and Media

Keep up to date with ALRC news and media.

For media queries, please contact comms@alrc.gov.au.

12.05.2021

Legislative morass and the rule of law: a warning, and some possible solutions

Australian Public Law Blog Article by William Isdale and Christopher Ash

Read more
30.04.2021

Judicial Impartiality eNews | Consultation Paper Released

Judicial Impartiality eNews 30 April 2021 Consultation Paper Released Today the Australian Law Reform Commission released a Consultation Paper for the review of Judicial Impartiality. The ALRC now invites submission in response to 25 questions and proposals in relation to judicial impartiality and the law on bias. As part of the Inquiry process, broad community consultation is sought.

Read more
30.04.2021

Judicial Impartiality Consultation Paper Released

Today the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) released a Consultation Paper for the review of Judicial Impartiality, and is calling for submissions on its questions and reform proposals. In Australia, judicial independence and impartiality are seen as fundamental to the common law system of adversarial trial, to the exercise of judicial power under the Australian

Read more
16.04.2021

Indigenous incarceration: ALRC recommendations endorsed

The New South Wales Select Committee on the high level of First Nations People in custody and oversight and review of deaths in custody (the ‘Committee’) has called on the NSW Government to take urgent action to address the disproportionate rates of incarceration of First Nations people in New South Wales. As the Chief Justice

Read more
14.04.2021

ALRC InBrief | Invitation: Financial Services Legislation Webinars

Invitation: Financial Services Legislation Webinars These free, interactive webinars presented in partnership with Wolters Kluwer CCH Learning are part of the Australian Law Reform Commission’s current inquiry into the potential simplification of corporate and financial services regulation in Australia. WEBINAR: The Regulatory Ecosystem for Financial Services in Australia MONDAY 17 MAY 2021 at 1.00PM AEST Can Australian

Read more
13.04.2021

Invitation: Financial Services Legislation Webinars

Financial Services Legislation Webinars 17 & 24 May 2021 These free, interactive webinars presented in partnership with Wolters Kluwer CCH Learning are part of the Australian Law Reform Commission’s current inquiry into the potential simplification of corporate and financial services regulation in Australia. Webinar: The Regulatory Ecosystem for Financial Services in Australia MONDAY 17 MAY 2021

Read more
09.04.2021

Webinar: Comparative Perspectives on Financial Services Regulation

Monday 24 May 2021
Join a panel of international experts to compare approaches to the design of financial services regulation across different jurisdictions.

Read more
09.04.2021

Webinar: The Regulatory Ecosystem for Financial Services in Australia

Monday 17 May 2021
Can Australian financial services regulation be simplified?
Join the ALRC to explore the initial findings of its current inquiry on the regulatory framework for corporations and financial services in Australia.

Read more
30.03.2021

Judicial Impartiality eNews | New Judicial Impartiality Background Papers Released

Two new background papers for the review into judicial impartiality have now been released.

Read more
30.03.2021

‘New look’ for ALRC consultation documents

The ALRC has instigated a new approach to consultation documentation to encourage greater engagement with a wider cross-section of academics, the legal profession, and the community.

Read more