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Researcher: Dal Pont, G (Professor Gino Dal Pont)

Research Fields

Law
Law and Legal Studies
Legal Ethics
Equity and Trusts Law
Legal Practice, Lawyering and the Legal Profession
Constitutional Law
Civil Law and Procedure
Law and Society
Legal Theory, Jurisprudence and Legal Interpretation
Taxation Law
Commercial and Contract Law

Research Impact

Justice and the Law
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Understanding Past Societies
Expanding Knowledge in Law and Legal Studies
Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies

Career Best Publications

Charity Law in Australia and New Zealand; Oxford University Press
Equity and Trusts in Australia; Lawbook Co
Law of Agency; Butterworths
Law of Costs; LexisNexis Butterworths
Lawyers' Professional Responsibility in Australia and New Zealand; LBC Information Services

Research Publications

07 - The Queensland Year of the Legal Profession; Third International Legal Ethics Conference
1984–2014: The Life of the (Non-constructive) Trust in the High Court; Adelaide Law Review
A Collaborative Effort; Lij: Law Institute Journal
A Duty to Encourage Settlement
A Fool for a Client; Lij: Law Institute Journal
A principled justification for business rescue laws: A comparative perspective (part 1); International Insolvency Review
A principled justification for business rescue laws: A comparative perspective (part II); International Insolvency Review
Accelerated Evolution in the Legal Profession; Annual National Conference of the Australian Law Librarians' Association
Accelerated Evolution in the Legal Profession; Australian Law Librarian
Administration of Trusts - Duties of Trustees; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Administration of Trusts - Intervention by the Court; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Administration of Trusts - Powers of Trustees; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Agency and Powers of Attorney — Union or Intersection?; Journal Of Contract Law
Agency: Definitional challenges through the law of tort; Torts Law Journal
Am I My Brother's Keeper?; Law Institute Journal
An Attitude of Cooperation; Law Institute Journal
An Ethical Framework for Governmental Responsibility to the Electorate; Queensland University of Technology Law Journal
Annotated Trustee and Trustee Companies Legislation; Butterworths
Auctioneers, Estate Agents and Valuers
Beating Back Affluenza; Law Institute Journal
Being Demanding
Beneficiaries and trust information; Australian Bar Review
Beneficiaries' Access to Trust Information - Basic Right or Court Controlled Discretion; Supreme and Federal Court Judges Conference 2012
Beneficiaries' Access to Trust Information - What Informs the Relevant Remedy?; Law Summer School 2012
Betting Administration and Enforcement; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Beyond High Spirits; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Bookmaking; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Breach of Trust - Contribution between Trustees and Recoupment from Beneficiaries; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Breach of Trust - Exemptions from Liability; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Breach of Trust - Liability; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Breach of Trust - Relief from Liability of Breach of Trust; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Business Rescue Laws: Miracle or Just Routine Surgery?; Australasian Law Teachers Association Conference
Can lawyers ethically audio-record phone conversations with other lawyers?; Law Society Journal
Capacity, Appointment and Removal of Trustees; Laws of Australia
Cases and Materials on Equity and Trusts; LBC Information Services
Casinos; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Characterising Powers of Attorney; Succession Law Conference, Tuscany
Charitable Trusts
Charities
Charities
Charity and Trusts: Mutuality or Intersection?; Journal of Equity
Charity Law - No Magic in Words?; Defining, Taxing and Regulating Not-for-Profits in the 21st Century
Charity Law and Religion; Law and Religion: God, the State and the Common Law
Charity Law in Australia and New Zealand; Oxford University Press
Charity Law: 'no magic in words'?; Not-for-Profit Law: Theoretical and Comparative Perspectives
Charity: What's Trusts got to do With it?; Australian Charity Law Association Conference 2015
Civility under pressure; Law Society Journal
Claims against Trusties; Laws of Australia
Classification of Trusts; Laws of Australia
Client Beware! All Care and Plenty of Responsibility; Taxation in Australia
Common Issues with Regular Reform; Law Summer School 2012
Conceptualising 'charity' parameters - the prism of public benefit; Journal of Equity
Conceptualising “charity” in State taxation; Australian Tax Review
Confidential information and prospective clients; Law Society Journal
Confidentiality and Celebrity; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Confidentially Speaking; Law Institute Journal
Conflicting Signals for the Trustees' Duty to Invest; Australian Business Law Review
Contextualising Lawyer overcharging; Monash University Law Review
Costs; Appellate Practice
Costs
Costs Agreements and VCAT - The Challenge of St Yves; Monash University Law Review
Courting Dishonesty with the Write Stuff; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Determining the Purpose; ATO/CPNS Non-profit Income Tax Advisors' Forum
Disciplinary Disjunction; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Discipline and Depression; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Doing the wrong thing for the right reason; Brief
Doing the Wrong Thing for the Right Reason; Law Institute Journal
Down to Business; Law Institute Journal
Down to the Letter(head); LIJ: Law Institute Journal
Drafting Rules of Professional Conduct; New Zealand Law Review
Drawing the Line on Advice; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Duties of Trusties; Laws of Australia
Equity & Trusts - Commentary and Materials; Lawbook Co.
Equity & Trusts - In Principle; Thomson Reuters
Equity & Trusts in Australia; Lawbook Co
Equity & Trusts in principle; Law Book Co
Equity and Trusts - Commentary and Materials; Thomson Reuters
Equity and trusts : commentary and materials (6th edition); Thomson Reuters
Equity and Trusts in Australia; Lawbook Co
Equity and Trusts in Australia; Thomson Reuters
Equity and Trusts in Australia and New Zealand; LBC Information Services
Equity and Trusts in Australia and New Zealand; LBC Information Services
Equity and trusts in Australia: 6th edition; Thomson Reuters
Equity and Trusts in Principle ; Lawbook Co.
Equity and Trusts, Commentary and Materials; Lawbook Co
Equity and Trusts: Commentary and Materials; LBC Information Services
Equity's Chameleon - Unmasking the Constructive Trust; Australian Bar Review
Eschewing 'tit for tat' in client (dis)courtesy [online]; Brief
Essentials of an Express Trusts; Laws of Australia
Ethical conflicts and the tax practitioner; Revenue Law Journal
Ethical Disclosure: Reporting Other Lawyers' Unethical Behaviour; Law Society Journal
Fine and Punishment; Law Institute Journal
Fit to Practise; Law Institute Journal
For the Protection of the Public; Law Institute Journal
Gaming; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Gaming Machines; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Gaming Supervision and Monitoring; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
H Bennett, Principles of the Law of Agency
I don't like costs; who does?; State Legal Convention 2004
I want information! Beneficiaries' basic right or court controlled discretion?; University of Tasmania Law Review
If time equals money; Law Institute Journal
Interpreting and Exercising Powers of Amendment in Superannuation Trusts - An Exercise in Gloss?; Superannuation 2008: Slip Slop Slap
It's Not Business, It's Personal; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Judgments Fraudulently Obtained: The Forgotten Equity; University of Tasmania Law Review
Keno; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Key Australian Decisions in 2004 - Trustee Accountability for Discretionary Decision Making; Superannuation 2005: Devil is in the Detail
Law of Agency
Law of Agency; LexisNexis Butterworths
Law of Agency; Butterworths
Law of Charity; LexisNexis Butterworths
Law of Confidentiality; LexisNexis Butterworths
Law of Costs; Reed International Books Pty Limited
Law of Costs; LexisNexis Butterworths
Law of Costs; LexisNexis Butterworths
Law of Limitation; LexisNexis Butterworths
Law of Succession; LexisNexis Butterworths
Lawbook Co Nutshell - Trusts; Lawbook Co
Lawbook Co Nutshell - Trusts; Thomson Reuters
Lawbook Co Nutshell- Trusts (6th edition); Thomson Reuters
Lawyers facing client supervening incapacity - Part I; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Lawyers facing client supervening incapacity Part II; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Lawyers Giving Tax Advice: Responsibilities and Pitfalls; Law Institute Journal
Lawyers' Charging and Access to Justice; Affordable Justice
Lawyers' Professional Responsibility; Thomson Reuters
Lawyers' Professional Responsibility; Thomson Reuters (Professional) Australia
Lawyers' Professional Responsibility
Lawyers' Professional Responsibility in Australia and New Zealand; LBC Information Services
Lawyers' Professional Responsibility in Australia and New Zealand; LBC Information Services
Lawyers, Powers and Capacity; Law Society Journal
Legal Ethics
Legal Ethics
Legal Practitioners (2012)
Legality of Trusts
Liability of Tax Advisors; Tax Institute National Convention: Tackling Tax
Lotteries; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Maintaining (social) security; Law Society Journal
Mandating Lawyer Reporting of their Peers’ Misconduct: Should Australia Follow Suit?; Legal Ethics
My Client the Bully; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Nature and Creation of Trusts - Termination of Trust; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Negotiating Lawyers' duties; Law Institute Journal
Pointing the Finger; LIJ: Law Institute Journal
Pool Betting; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Power Imbalance; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Powers of Attorney; LexisNexis Butterworths
Powers of Attorney, 2nd edition; LexisNexis Butterworths
Powers of Attorney, Strictly Speaking; Agency Law in Commercial Practice
Powers of Trusties; Laws of Australia
Profession v Business; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Reading outside the lines; Law Society Journal
Regulation and Supervision of Superannuation Entities; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Regulation and Supervision of Superannuation Entities; Halsbury's Laws of Australia, Title 400 - Superannuation
Regulation of the Queensland legal profession: the Quinquennium of Change; University of Queensland Law Journal
Reporting for Duty; Law Institute Journal
Reporting other lawyers misconduct - Is it un-Australian?; Law Society CPD Seminar
Resolution of Complaints
Resolution of Complaints; Halsbury's Laws of Australia, Title 400 - Superannuation
Respect in Trying Cricumstances; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Resulting and Constructive Trusts; Laws of Australia
Retaining Ethical Confidence; The Law Society
Retirement Savings Accounts; Halsbury's Laws of Australia, Title 400 - Superannuation
Retirement Savings Accounts; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Rights of Trustees; Laws of Australia
Rights of Trustees
Riley Solicitors Manual; Law Society of New South Wales
Self-Restraint in the Line of Duty; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Should a lawyer be a financial soothsayer?; Law Society Journal
Slogan for Hire; Law Institute Journal
Small Superannuation Accounts; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Small Superannuation Accounts; Halsbury's Laws of Australia, Title 400 - Superannuation
Social networking sites can prove ethically dangerous; LIJ: Law Institute Journal
Solicitors
Successively Conflicted; Brief
Superannuation Guarantee Charge; Halsbury's Laws of Australia, Title 400 - Superannuation
Superannuation Guarantee Charge; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Superannuation: Resolution of Complaints
Superannuation: Small Superannuation Accounts
Superannuation: Superannuation Guarantee Charge
Superannuation: Regulation and supervision of superannuation entities
Superannuation: Retirement Savings Accounts
Superannuation: Unclaimed Money and Lost Members
Tax Reform
Taxation and Revenue
Taxation and Revenue - Introduction
Termination of Trust; Laws of Australia
The 24/7 professional; Law Institute Journal
The Amendment of Trust Deeds - A Super(annuation) Gloss?; Australian Bar Review
The business of being a lawyer; Law Institute Journal
The Challenge of St Yves; Costs Law Conference
The Charities Bill; The New Zealand Law Journal
The Duty of Solicitors to give Tax Advice - A Reply; University of Western Australia Law Review
The Equitable Doctrine of Marshalling; Law Institute Journal
The Ethically Superior Lawyer; Law Institute Journal
The Exclusion of Liability for Trustee Fraud; Australian Property Law Journal
The High Court’s Constructive Trust Tricenarian: Its Legacy From 1985–2015; Adelaide Law Review
The Journey from Ear-Cropping and Capital Punishment to the Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment Bill 1995; Corporate and Business Law Journal
The Lawyer and the Media; Law Institute Journal
The Lawyer as Negotiator; Law Institute Journal
The Lawyer Conflicted; Law Society Journal
The Lawyer-Estate Agent; Law Institute Journal
The lawyer-politician; Law Institute Journal
The Lost Uplift Tree; Law Institute Journal
The Moral of the Story; Law Institute Journal
The Padded Sell; Law Society Journal
The Perils of Familiarity; LIJ: Law Institute Journal
The Recovery of Counsel's Fees; The University of Queensland Law Journal
The Social Status of the Legal Profession in Japan and the United States: A Structural and Cultural Analysis; University of Detroit Mercy Law Review
The Trust Construed: The High Court's Legacy on Constructive Trusts from 1985-2015; The 5th Annual Trust Symposium The South Australian Branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitoners and the Law Society of South Australia
The Trustee
The Varying Shades of 'Unconscionable' Conduct - Same Term, Different Meaning; Australian Bar Review
Time Changing and Chinese Walls - Should we trust the profession; Forum: Commercialisation of the Law
Timing, insolvency and the constructive trust; Australian Bar Review
To disclose or not to disclose; Law Institute Journal
Too much work - too little time; Law Institute Journal
Totalisator Betting; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Trustees; The Laws of Australia: Equity
Trustees
Trustees - Appointment of Trustees; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Trustees - Capacity; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Trustees - Disabilities of Trustees; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Trustees - Kinds of Trustees; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Trustees - Rights of Trustees; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Trustees - Vacation of Office; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Trustees - Vesting Orders; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Trusts; The Laws of Australia: Equity
Trusts
Trusts
Trusts
Twin Responsibilities; Law Institute Journal
Uncivil Advocacy; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Uncivil advocacy: An intensifying spotlight on incivility in advocacy cannot be ignored [online]; Brief
Uniqueness, Goodness and Benefit - The Place of Charity Law; Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
Unlawful Betting; Halsbury's Laws of Australia
Up Close and Personal; Lij: Law Institute Journal
Variation of Trust; Laws of Australia
Varieties of Express Trusts; Laws of Australia
What are Rules of Professional Conduct For?; New Zealand Law Review
Wilful Default Revisited - Liability for a Co-Trustee's Defaults; Conveyancer and Property Lawyer
“Being Demanding?”; Lij: Law Institute Journal
“Identity Crisis”; Law Institute Journal
“Profits versus Professionalism”; Lij: Law Institute Journal
“The Lawyer’s Friend?”; Law Institute Journal
“To Keep a Confidence”; Law Society Journal
“Trusting in the (Lawyer’s) Word”; Law Society Journal
“When the Personal Becomes Professional”; Law Institute Journal

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

A Conceptual Model for Compliant Management Systems
Accumulation of Income by Not-for-profits- Who Should Decide Whether Not-for-profits Need to Use It or Lose It?
Consent and Loyalty as Bases of Legitimate Political Authority
Entrusting the Trustees- The Regulation of Self-managed Superannuation Funds in Australia
Interpreting good faith clauses in commercial contracts
Regulation of collective investments - an analysis of trustee obligations
Self Managed Superannuation Funds- A Legal Analysis of the Co-Dependency Relationship Between Restrictions Over Fund Property Over and Above Trust Law and the Taxation Concessions
The Multifaceted Legal roles of the International Freight Forwarder
The Priority of the Trust in the Age of Superannuation
The reception of the equitable doctrine of fraud on a power into company law via the proper purpose doctrine
The Relevance of Moral Rights Legislation to Australia in the Present Day and Beyond
Towards a New Trial Theory- Procedural and Evidentiary Fairness in the Context of Unsettled Practice in International Criminal Proceedings
Vaulting Ambition- The Case Against Universal Criminal Jurisdiction