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A/Prof. Patrick Emerton

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Head of School

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

Deakin Law School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

p.emerton@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46707

Knowledge areas

  • Constitutional Law and Theory
     
  • Political, Legal and Social Philosophy
     
  • Private Law Theory
     
  • International Justice, Human Rights Theory and Just War Theory
     
  • National Security, Anti-Terrorism and Emergency Law

Awards

Leslie Zines Prize for Excellence in Legal Research (2010)

Honourable Mention, Article/Chapter (General), Australian Legal Research Awards (2020)

Monash Student Association Teaching Excellence Award (2020)

Publications

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2022

Public reason, public benefit, and 'political' charities

Patrick Emerton

(2022), pp. 223-251, Charity law: exploring the concept of public benefit, London, Eng., B1

book chapter
2020

Appellate body of the WTO affirms Australia's tobacco plain packaging law

Mark Davison, Patrick Emerton

(2020), Vol. 42, pp. 789-796, European Intellectual Property Review, London, Eng., C1-1

journal article
2019

Statutory Meaning without Parliamentary Intention: Defending the High Court's 'Alternative Approach' to Statutory Interpretation

Patrick Emerton, Lisa Crawford

(2019), pp. 39-63, Law under a democratic constitution : essays in honour of Jeffrey Goldsworthy, Oxford, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

The Treatment of Public Health Measures Affecting Intellectual Property under Multilateral and Plurilateral Trade and Investment Agreements

M Davison, P Emerton

(2019), Vol. 20, pp. 759-783, Journal of World Investment and Trade, Leiden, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

The Integrity of State Courts under the Australian Constitution

P Emerton

(2019), Vol. 47, pp. 521-550, Federal Law Review, London, Eng., C1-1

journal article

In Vino Veritas? The Dubious Legality of the EU's Claims to Exclusive Use of the Term "Prosecco"

Mark Davison, Caroline Henckels, Patrick Emerton

(2019), Vol. 29, pp. 110-126, AUSTRALIAN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY JOURNAL, C1-1

journal article

Law Under a Democratic Constitution Essays in Honour of Jeffrey Goldsworthy

Lisa Crawford, Patrick Emerton, Dale Smith

(2019), London, Eng., A7-1

edited book
2018

Emergency Powers in Australia

H Lee, Michael Adams, Colin Campbell, Patrick Emerton

(2018), Cambridge, Eng., A1-1

book

The Centrality and Diversity of the Invisible Constitution

Patrick Emerton

(2018), pp. 146-166, The invisible constitution in comparative perspective, Cambridge, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

Investor-State Dispute Settlement and the Australian Constitutional Framework

Lisa Crawford, Patrick Emerton, Emmanuel Laryea

(2018), pp. 259-280, The China Australia Free Trade Agreement, Portland, Or., B1-1

book chapter

Ideas

Patrick Emerton

(2018), pp. 143-164, Oxford Handbook of the Australian Constitution, Oxford, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

Private rights, protest and place in Brown v Tasmania

Patrick Emerton, Maria O'sullivan

(2018), Vol. 44, pp. 458-490, Monash University Law Review, Clayton, Vic., C1-1

journal article
2017

The Justice of the Tax Base and the Case for Income Tax

Patrick Emerton, Kathryn James

(2017), pp. 125-166, Philosophical Foundations of Tax Law, Oxford, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

Winterton's Australian Federal Constitutional Law Commentary and Materials

Peter Gerangelos, Nicholas Aroney, Simon Evans, Sarah Murray, Patrick Emerton, Adrienne Stone

(2017), Pyrmont, N.S.W., A7-1

edited book
2016

Parliament, the People and Interpreting the Law: Miller v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

Patrick Emerton, Lisa Crawford

(2016), Vol. 35, pp. 331-342, University of Queensland Law Journal, St. Lucia, Qld., C1-1

journal article
2015

The brennan court

P Emerton, J Goldsworthy

(2015), pp. 261-283, The High Court, the Constitution and Australian Politics, B1-1

book chapter

Humanitarian Intervention and the Modern State System

Patrick Emerton, Toby Handfield

(2015), pp. 223-241, Oxford Handbook of Ethics of War, Oxford, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

The Brennan Court

Patrick Emerton, Jeffrey Goldsworthy

(2015), pp. 261-283, The High Court, the Constitution and Australian Politics, Cambridge, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

RETHINKING ASYLUM SEEKER DETENTION AT SEA: THE POWER TO DETAIN ASYLUM SEEKERS AT SEA UNDER THE MARITIME POWERS ACT 2013 (CTH)

Patrick Emerton, Maria O'Sullivan

(2015), Vol. 38, pp. 695-737, UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES LAW JOURNAL, C1-1

journal article
2014

Understanding the political defensive privilege

Patrick Emerton, Toby Handfield

(2014), pp. 40-65, The Morality of Defensive War, Oxford, Eng., B1-1

book chapter
2013

The particularism of human rights discourse

P Emerton

(2013), pp. 113-143, Human Rights: Old Problems, New Possibilities, B1-1

book chapter
2011

Judges and non-judicial functions in Australia

P Emerton, H Lee

(2011), pp. 401-427, Judiciaries in Comparative Perspective, B1-1

book chapter
2009

International economic justice: Is a principled liberalism possible?

P Emerton

(2009), pp. 133-161, The World Trade Organization and Human Rights: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, B1-1

book chapter

Order and affray: Defensive privileges in warfare

P Emerton, T Handfield

(2009), Vol. 37, pp. 382-414, Philosophy and Public Affairs, C1-1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

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Supervisions

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