The Macron Supremacy

The French have been going to the polls once again (as if our nerves aren’t sufficiently shattered from the last round), this time the parliamentary election was up. If you’re not familiar with the French electoral process: the voters first elect a president, usually over two rounds of voting. This president becomes the head of…

Why the ‘Reasonable Person’ Test INFURIATES Me

  Law students: argue that YOU are a reasonable person. I implore you – use yourself as a standard of reasonableness when you consider that problem question, analyse that judgement. Let me explain why…   The reasonable person standard makes me so mad. Madder than a Hatter in Wonderland during a tea shortage. Because, the…

Opinion: Bishop should face Australia’s record with International Law

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has warned China that it must respect international law, following the state’s rejection of the Phillipines arbitration case over its claims in the South China Sea. ‘While we take no position on competing claims in the South China Sea, Australia’s commitment to freedom of navigation and overflight consistent with international…