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Researcher: Allen, JG (Mr Jason Allen)

Fields of Research

Constitutional law
Public law
Commercial law
Property law (excl. intellectual property law)
Legal theory, jurisprudence and legal interpretation
Labour law
Equity and trusts law
International criminal law
Corporations and associations law
Comparative law
Law and society and socio-legal research
Environmental law

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in law and legal studies
Justice and the law
Expanding knowledge in economics
International political economy (excl. international trade)
Other law, politics and community services

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Salus Populi Suprema Lex: Justifying Compulsory Mineral Leases in the Mineral Resources Development Act 1995 (Tas); University of Tasmania Law Review
A Workplace Drug Testing Act for Australia; University of Queensland Law Journal
Bondholder Rights and Representation in Australia, Germany and the United States
Border problems: mapping the third border; Modern Law Review
CJICL Symposium on Transitional Constitutionalism; Cambridge Journal of International and Comparative Law
Consent and Loyalty as Bases of Legitimate Political Authority
Constitutional Authority and Judicial Review: A Common Law Theory of Ultra Vires
David Fox and Wolfgang Ernst (eds), The History of Money in the Western Legal Tradition: Middle Ages to Bretton Woods, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015, xxviii + 892 pp, hb £125.00
Encyclopaedia, genealogy and tradition in pursuit of pluralist jurisprudence; Transnational Legal Theory
FAQ: Brexit and Devolution Post-Miller
Fiduciary Obligations: 40th Anniversary Republication with Additional Essays. By P.D. Finn [Sydney: Federation Press, 2016. xlix + 397 pp. ISBN 978-1-76002-077-4.] - Finn's Law: An Australian Justice. By Tim Bonyhady (ed.) [Sydney: Federation Press, 2016. xvii + 244 pp. Hardback £84.99. ISBN 978-1-76002-080-4.] - Contract, Status, and Fiduciary Law. By Paul B. Miller and Andrew S. Gold (eds.) [Oxford University Press, 2016. xi + 331 pp. ISBN 978-0-19877-919-3.]
Germany’s refugee lawyers and Anglo-German comparative law; Anglo-German Law Journal
Global Cryptoasset Regulatory Landscape Study
Group Consent and the Nature of Group Belonging: Genomics, Race and Indigenous Rights; Journal of Law and Information Science
Jurisdiction and Devolution Issues; The UK Supreme Court Yearbook, Volume 6
Magna Carta and Its Modern Legacy. By Robert Hazell and James Melton (eds.) [Cambridge University Press, 2015. xi 272 pp. Paperback £22.99. ISBN 978-1-107-53310-3.], 75
More than a matter of trust: the German Debt Securities Act 2009 in international perspective; Capital Markets Law Journal
Negotiability in digital environments; Butterworths journal of international banking and financial law
One Nation Under Surveillance: A New Social Contract to Defend Freedom Without Sacrificing Liberty Simon Chesterman Oxford University Press (2011) ISBN 978-0-19-958037-8 Hardback, xii/297 pgs
Property in digital coins; European Property Law Journal
The office of the Crown; The Cambridge Law Journal
Three Sorries and You're In? Does the Prime Minister's Statement in the Australian Federal Parliament Presage Federal Constitutional Recognition and Reparations?; Human Rights Review
Unlocking the Alienation: A Comparative Role for Alien Torts Legislation in Post-Colonial Reparations Claims?; Human Rights Review
Vinx, Lars, The Guardian of the Constitution: Hans Kelsen and Carl Schmitt on the Limits of Constitutional Law, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015, ix + 296pp, hb £67.00
Virtual currencies in the Eurosystem: challenges ahead
Virtual currencies in the Eurosystem: challenges ahead; The International Lawyer
What is transitional constitutionalism and how should we study it?; Cambridge Journal of International and Comparative Law
Wrapped and stacked: ‘smart contracts’ and the interaction of natural and formal language; European Review of Contract Law

Research Projects

Distributed Ledger Systems as Title Transfer Systems
F.A. Mann (1907-1991) and his Contribution to the Development of English, German, and International Law
Legal and Economic Conceptions of Money
The Legal Aspect of Money in the Information Age

Research Candidate Supervision