Journal of South Pacific Law
Volume 3 1999
Volume 3 1999

Refereed Articles

1. Judge Anand Satyanand - Growth of the Ombudsman Concept

2. Kenneth Brown - Customary Law in the Pacific: An Endangered Species?

3. Ian Fraser - Legal Theory in Melanesia: Pluralism? Dualism? Pluralism long Dualism?

4. Helen Bowen and Terri Thompson - Restorative Justice and the New Zealand Court of Appeal's Decision in the Clotworthy Case

Working Papers

1. Caren Wickliffe - Human Rights Education in the Pacific

2. Professor Robert A. Hughes - Public Unit Trusts: Some Regulative Models

3. Anita Jowitt - Island Courts in Vanuatu

4. Anselm Herman - Money Laundering & the Law in the Republics of Fiji and Vanuatu

5. Professor Robert A. Hughes - Mutual Wills and Contracts not to Revoke - The Case of Voluntary and Involuntary Revocation

6.Sunil Sharma - The Control and Protection of Native Lands in Fiji

Conference Reports
Book Reviews

1. Woodford, W.L. & Mills, A.D.Questions in Company Accounting (7th Ed) Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by C. Ling)

2. Weerasooria, W.S. Bank Lending and Securities in Australia Butterworths: Australia (1997). (Reviewed by P. Tremethick)

3. Corrin Care, J. Civil Procedures of the South Pacific IJALS, USP: Suva (1998). (Reviewed by E. Hill)

4. Larmour, P. Governance and Reform in the South Pacific National Centre for Development Studies, ANU: Canberra (1998). (Reviewed by A. Jowitt)

5. Glissan, J.L. and Tilmouth S.W., Advocacy in Practice Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by J. Corrin Care)

6. Corrin Care, J. (Ed.) Sources of Law in the South Pacific; The Journal of Pacific Studies, 21. SSED (USP): Fiji (1997). (Reviewed by N. Hicks)

7. Katzen, H. and Douglas, R. Administrative Law Butterworths: Australia (1999). (Reviewed by S. Bothmann)

8. Spegel, Rogers & Buckley Negotiation Theory and Techniques Butterworths: Australia (1998). (Reviewed by S. Bothmann)

9. Hanks and Cass, Australian Constitutional Law, Materials and Commentary Butterworths: Australia (1999). (Reviewed by S. Bothmann)

10. Scutt, J. The Incredible Woman: Power and Sexual Politics Vol.s 1 & 2 Artemis Publishing: (1997). (Reviewed by S. Bothmann)

Case Commentaries

1. Kasi v Sekevolomo High Court of Solomon Islands, Land Appeal Case 10 of 1996, 29th September 1998. (R. Hughes)

2. In the Matter of the Estate of Victor Eoaeo, deceased, High Court of Solomon Islands, Civil Case No 29 of 1997, Reported at University of the South Pacific, School of Law, Pacific Law Materials, High Court of Solomon Islands.(R. Hughes)

3. Solomon Islands Plantation Ltd. v Commissioner of Inland Revenue Civil Case No 187 of 1997, High Court of Solomon Islands, unreported, 17th August 1998 (R. Hughes)

4. John To’ofilu v Oimae Unreported, High Court, Solomon Islands, CAC 5/96, 19 June 1997. Refund of bride price; customary duty to disclose pre-existing pregnancy; proof of customary law. (J. Corrin Care)

5. John Unufana'adalo v Renaldo Walesua and Alphius Samosia Land Appeal Case #4 of 1995, High Court of Solomon Islands Natural justice - bias - res judicata - precedent (R. Hughes)

6. Air Transport Limited v Island Construction Management Ltd, unreported, Court of Appeal, Solomon Islands, CAC 1/1999, 4 June 1999 Frustration - Law Reform (Frustrated Contracts) Act 1943 (UK) - repudiation by conduct - misrepresentation. (J. Corrin Care)

7. Barrett and Sinclair v. McCormack Appeal Case #9 of 1998, Court of Appeal, Vanuatu, April 21-23 1999, September 27-29, 1999 Dishonest handling of trust moneys - breach of constructive trust - the duty of nominee directors to make enquiries (S. Farran)

ISSN 1684-5307
Key title: Journal of South Pacific law
Abbreviated key title: J. South Pac. law