Faculty of Business and Law

Legal Resources

Legal and Political Blogs

General | Australia | International | Subject-Specific

General

Law Professor Blogs
Links to various legal blogs covering numerous legal subjects

Australia

101 Reasons to Kill all the Lawyers
Blog from Brennans Solicitors

Courting Disaster
"... the bemusement of an australian lawyer last in melbourne, now in cambridge"

Facebook
Networking site including various legal groups such as 'Aussie Lawyers in London Unite' and the 'Michael Kirby Appreciation Society'. Need to sign up - but it's free.

Junior Lawyers Union blogspot

International

Paper Chase
From Jurist: "Paper Chase is JURIST's real-time legal news weblog, powered by a team of 20 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, objectively and intelligibly in an accessible, ad-free format."

The University of Chicago Law School Faculty Blog

The Wall Street Journal Law Blog

Subject-specific blogs

Antitrust/Competition

Australia

Australian Regulatory Compliance Review
Blog by David Jacobson

Competition Law Blog
By Julie Clarke

European Union

The Antitrust Hotch Potch
Focus on EC competition law

United States

Antitrust and Competition Policy Blog
Part of the Law Professors Blog

Antitrust Commentary
Matthew S. Wild | Senior Counsel at Levitt and Kaizer

Antitrust Law Blog
By Sheppard Mullin

Antitrust Lawyer Blog
Published by Antitrust Lawyers Doyle, Barlow and Mazard PLLC

Antitrust Review

Business Law

Business Law Professor Blog

Contract

Contract and Consumer Law Blog
By Julie Clarke - Australia

Contracts Blog
Blogging on Business Contracts (US)

Contracts Prof Blog
By Franklin G. Snyder (US)

The Fine Print: Musings of a Corporate Contract Lawyer (US)

Theory

Legal Theory Blog
"This is Lawrence Solum's legal theory weblog. Legal Theory Blog comments and reports on recent scholarship in jurisprudence, law and philosophy, law and economic theory, and theoretical work in substantive areas, such as constitutional law, cyberlaw, procedure, criminal law, intellectual property, torts, contracts, etc."

Torts

The Australian Professional Liability Blog
Blog about professional negligence, discipline, indemnity insurance, fees, ethics, and regulation, with an emphasis on Victoria and barristers and solicitors. Stephen Warne

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7th June 2013