Journal of South Pacific Law
Volume 7 2003 - Issue 1
Volume 7 Number 1, 2003

Refereed Articles

Intellectual Property Laws in the South Pacific: Friend or Foe?
by Miranda Forsyth

Emerging Patterns in Environmental Legislation in Pacific Island Countries
by David Farrier

Modern Day Torture: Government-sponsored neglect of asylum seeker children under the Australian mandatory immigration detention regime
by Barbara Rogalla

Working Papers

Comment: John Howard's Preemptive Strike Thesis
by Myint Zan

Conference Reports

Report on Pacific Islands Judges Symposium on Sustainable Development
By Gregory Rose

Mid Year Meeting of the American Bar Association, Seattle, Washington, February 2003
by Peter MacFarlane

Burma/Myanma(r) Research and Its Future, 21 -25 September 2002,Gothenberg, Sweden
by Myint Zan

Book Reviews

Review of Atkin B. and Parker W. Family Law in New Zealand
Reviewed by Sue Farran

Butterworths Australian Competition Law by Steinwall R.(ed.)
Reviewed by Krishn Shah

Review of Appearing for the Plaintiff by J.L. Williams
Reviewed by Ted Hill

Ethics - Professional Responsibility and the Lawyer by Webb D.
Reviewed by Peter MacFarlane

Review of The Myth of Development by Oswaldo de Reviero
Reviewed by Mohammed Ahmadu

Case Commentaries

Having your cake and eating it in Samoa: the case of Board of Trustees of the Congregational Church of Samoa v Fililia I’aulaulo Pouvi and Tapusoa Malulaufai
by Sue Farran

Legality in a Parliamentary Change of Government: Nauru: Constitutional Reference No. 1 of 2003: In the Matter of Article 55 of the Constitution and in the Matter of a Resolution Pursuant to Article 24(1) of the Constitution
by Gregory Tardi

The Legal Limits of a Presidential Pardon: Case Note on Sope v the Speaker of Parliament of Vanuatu
by Miranda Forsyth

Crimes against Humanity: “Immunity” versus “Impunity”: Arrest Warrant of 11 April 2000 (Democratic Republic of Congo v Belgium)
by Myint Zan

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