Wilson v Bauer Media [2017]

Wilson v Bauer Media [2017]

Rebel Wilson, most commonly known for being an Australian actress and comedian, has won a defamation case against Bauer Media in the Supreme Court of Victoria in June 2017. Wilson sued Bauer Media over eight magazines they published which accused her of lying about...
July: Alice Cooper

July: Alice Cooper

Introduction: I graduated from Deakin University with a double degree in Arts (majoring in Psychology) and Law (Honours).  After being admitted to practice in 2013, I have worked full time and am now completing a Masters of Law, focusing on regulation theories,...
Grooming Laws

Grooming Laws

The new grooming law was challenged for the first time in the County Court in March. A teacher, given the pseudonym Nathan, was charged with “grooming” his student Jack in August 2015. The law “forbids adults from communicating with children under 16 in person or...
May: Jordan O’Toole

May: Jordan O’Toole

Introduction: My name is Jordan O’Toole and I am currently an Associate in the County Court of Victoria. I am the Associate to His Honour Judge Murphy, who sits predominantly in the trial division of the criminal jurisdiction. His Honour is also the Head of the...
The Demise of the Separation of Powers

The Demise of the Separation of Powers

While most of us were enjoying the long weekend, which brought about celebrations consistent with Collingwood losing, Turkey voted in favour of a referendum, the effect of which, dramatically weakens an already fragile constitution. The wide-ranging amendments will...
Vis Moot 2017

Vis Moot 2017

My name is Casey Guilmartin and I represented Deakin University in the Vis Moot Competition in a team of eleven committed and hardworking students. The Vis Moot is an International Commercial Arbitration Competition. It is run as a law elective over summer, where you...
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