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Researcher: Cairns, BC (Dr Bernard Cairns)

Fields of Research

Public law
Civil procedure
Litigation, adjudication and dispute resolution
Law and society and socio-legal research
Legal institutions (incl. courts and justice systems)

Research Objectives

Justice and the law
Civil justice
Expanding knowledge in law and legal studies
Legal processes

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Review of The Federal Court Rules 2011; The Law Letter
Abuse of Process; Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice
Australian Civil Procedure; Thomson Reuters
Australian Civil Procedure; Thomson Reuters
Australian Civil Procedure; Thomson Reuters
Australian Civil Procedure; Thomson Reuters
Book review: 'Ten Years of the Civil Procedure Act 2005 (NSW): a decade of insights and guide to future litigation'
Discretionary litigation processes and rules of Court; Civil Justice Quarterly
Extending the judicial function and managing civil litigation in Australia; Civil Justice Quarterly
Justice and Efficiency - the Federal Court Case Management Handbook; Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice
Pleadings and case management; Precedent
Principles of Civil Procedure in Queensland; Thomson Reuters
Principles of Civil Procedure in Queensland; Thomson Reuters
Suppression and non-publication orders in civil litigation; Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice
The Overarching Objective in Practice; Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision