The Future of Law Reform in Australia

The Law Society of Tasmania Law Letter Article by ALRC Principal Legal Officer Micheil Paton

In December 2019 the ALRC released a suggested program of work for the next five years. The topics that the ALRC suggests should be prioritised are: automated decision making and administrative law; principle-based regulation of financial services; defamation; press freedom and public sector whistleblowers; and corporate structures for social enterprises.