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- Professor Beth Gaze
Blurred lines: Your employer, Twitter and the law
- History repeating: Losing citizenship in India
Timnah Baker and Professor Michelle Foster say the Indian National Register of Citizens (NRC) could repeat the mistakes of history by removing citizenship from immigrants.
- Taking on big tech: Where does Australia stand?
Big tech is under fire in Europe. Professor Caron Beaton-Wells looks at how the EU's latest fine on Google could effect antitrust policy in Australia.
- Tackling underpayment in cleaning supply chains
Complicated outsourcing arrangements can undermine workplace rights, exposing the need for better solutions and incentives say Azzurra Tranfaglia.
- Duty and honour at the heart of Indigenous recognition
The Uluru Statement of the Heart would put a duty on Australian Governments to consult with Indigenous Australians, as has been already done in Canada and NZ.
- When families and money don't mix
Parents can be vulnerable acting as guarantors of their child's business loan. Professor Elise Bant says we need better ways to support decisions.