Parallel Sessions

Parallel Session, Building 810, 1-11 Short Street, Level 3

 

Monday 4 February

 

Parallel Session 1

 

Time

Seminar Room 326

Chair: Larelle Chapple

Seminar Room 332

Chair: Lynne Taylor

Seminar Room 336

Chair: Julie Cassidy

Seminar Room 340

Chair: Michelle Welsh

 

Directors & Officers

Veil piercing & vicarious liability

Banking & Financial Services

Cross-Border Issues

11:30

Directors and Corporate Opportunities

 

Piercing the corporate veil to reach the money: why, how and where to next?

The professional standards of Insurance Intermediaries: A Trans-Tasman Analysis

Cross-Border M&As in Australia, New Zealand and India: A Comparative Analysis

 

 

Rosemary Langford

Helen Anderson

 

Robin Bowley

Alvin Tiwari

 

12:00

Possible futures for the Registered Company Auditor in the  Corporations Act and beyond

Chair: Beth Nosworthy

 

Whither customer protection in financial services? From caveat investor to fiduciary plus (via duties of fairness, care and good faith)

Aus-India Securities Markets Bilateral Cooperation within the Indo-Pacific Region

 

Chris Symes

 

 

Scott Donald

Sonia Khosa

 

 

 

 

 

 

12:30

Responsibilities within the Governance Space: A study of the role of the company secretary on contemporary boards

Kuwait Revisited

 

 

 

Consumer Trust in Retail Banking – Is it Different?

Choice Equality Foundation of Choice of Law and Corporations

 

 

Robyn Trubshaw

Julie Cassidy

 

Tracey Mylecharane

Sagi Pearl

 

 

 

 

 


 

Parallel Session 2

Time

Seminar Room 326

Seminar Room 332

Chair: Vicky Comino

Seminar Room 336

Chair: Trish Keeper

Seminar Room 340

Chair: Julie Cassidy

 

Bob Baxt Tribute

Corporate Governance

Insolvency

State owned corporations

16:00

The Bob Baxt Tribute will be filmed.

Institutional Shareholders and Non-Executive Directors: Divergent Gatekeepers in the Pursuit of Effective Corporate Governance

 

The past, present and future of corporate rescue laws

 

State-owned enterprises in a kleptocracy: the Malaysian Regulatory Framework

 

 

 

Ronan Feehily

Jason Harris

Vivien Chen

 

 

 

 

 

 

16:30

 

Directors’ Duties and Stakeholder Interests: A convergence towards a common law “enlightened shareholder value model?

Directors’ Duties on Insolvency in New Zealand: An Empirical Analysis

Possible future for the company and corporate law: China’s rise is through a form of state owned or controlled corporation: What are its ramifications?

 

 

Lance Ang

Lynne Taylor

Steven Stern


 

17:00

The Public Sector Duty of Care

 

The components of corporate governance for financially distressed companies:

 

Schemes of Arrangement in Singapore: Empirical and Comparative Analyses

Corporate Autonomy and Party Control of China’s listed Companies

 

Dr Ben Saunders

Chris Symes & Beth Nosworthy

Casey Watters

 

Kailang Ma

 

 


 

Parallel Session, Building 810, 1-11 Short Street, Level 3

 

Tuesday 5 February

 

Parallel Session 3

 

Time

Seminar Room 326

Chair: Vicky Comino

Seminar Room 332

Chair: Beth Nosworthy

Seminar Room 336

Chair: Julie Cassidy

Seminar Room 340

Chair: David Wishart

 

Corporate Governance Codes

Origins and theories of the corporation

Social enterprises/ESG

Future forecasts

11:00

Corporate Governance – A Tale of Three Codes

 

 

Constructing legal personhood: corporate law’s legacy

 

 

 

Finding the balance between profit and purpose: Should Australia create a legal structure for social enterprise?

 

Corporate Law Issue, Private Law Solutions: Resolving Disputes Arising from Corporate Security Contracts under PRC Law

 

 

Pamela Hanrahan

Peta Spender & Michelle Worthington

 

Alice Klettner

 

Dr Charles Zhen Qu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11:30

Should we consider other ways to recognise the interest of all stakeholders?

An Eversion in Perspective: The Company as an Entity

Chair: David Wishart

Hybrid Corporations and the Business Case for Profit Social Enterprise

Reforming Financial Regulatory System in China: Through the Lens of Regulating Asset Management Products

 

Jean Du Plessis

Susan Watson

 

Ellie Chapple

 

Weipeng He

 

 

 

 

 

 

12:00

ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations:

 

A Conspiracy of Paper? William Paterson and the Mysterious Origins of Banking and Company Law

An empirical study of Corporate Social Responsibility in Taiwan

 

The Utility of Corporate Law in an Era of Increased Social Responsibility

 

 

Shirley Quo

John Farrar

 

Edith I-Tzu Su

Adefolake Adeyeye

 

Parallel Session 4

Time

Seminar Room 326

Seminar Room 332

Seminar Room 336

Seminar Room 340

 

Boards of Directors

Chair: Matt Berkahn

Insolvency

Chair: Lynne Taylor

Responding to Corporate Misconduct

Chair: Jonathan Barrett

Blockchain & cryptocurrencies

Chair: Ben Liu

14:00

A diversity framework for board effectiveness and equality – insights from Malaysia and Canada

 

Voluntary Administration, Professional Innovation and Dissenting Creditors

 

Internal Corporate Whistleblowing Systems and a New Regulatory Paradigm

A toss of a (bit)coin: The uncertain nature of the legal status of cryptocurrencies

 

 

Akshaya Kamalnath

 

Roman Tomasic & Jenny Fu

Vivienne Brand & Sulette Lombard

Julie Cassidy & Alvin Cheng

 

 

 

 

 

14:30

Self-restraint and Golden Parachutes: The Complex Ethics of Executive Remuneration

Director Restriction: An Alternative to Disqualification for Corporate Insolvency

A Responsive Law Approach to Corporate Wrongdoing: Why Equity Stripping and a Corporate Death Penalty Should be on the Table

 

Futures in the Past? A Sceptical Consideration of Blockchain Ventures Succeeding the Limited Liability Company

 

Clement Labi

Michelle Welsh and Helen Anderson

 

Meredith Edelman

Jonathan Barrett

 


 

 

 

 

 

15:00

The Beginning of the Future of the Corporation

 

Misappropriated corporate funds and constructive trusts: NZ courts apply equitable remedies to assist liquidators

The use of “corporate culture” as a regulatory tool for corporations and financial institutions?

Deconstructing digital currency and its risks: Why ASIC must rise to the regulatory challenge

 

Amanda Carrigan

Trish Keeper

 

Vicky Comino

 

Michael Duffy

 

 

 

 

 

 

      
 

Parallel Session 5

 

Time

Seminar Room 326

Seminar Room 332

Seminar Room 336

Seminar Room 340

 

Stakeholder Perspectives

Chair: Matt Berkahn

Research Developments

Chair: Susan Watson

Takeovers/M&As

Chair Larelle Chapple

Boards of Directors

Chair: Beth Nosworthy

16:00

Common Corporate Owners, Concerted Corporate Actions?

 

 

The Future of Reward: Rethinking Remuneration in Light of Royal Commission into Financial Services

 

Applying “Truth in Takeovers” to Substantial Holders

 

Robots in the Boardroom

 

 

 

 

 

Rob Nicholls

Kym Sheehan

Emma Armson

Benjamin Liu

 

 

 

 

 

16:30

Managing Creative Geniuses: Chinese Technology Companies with the Dual-Class Share Structure

Scraping the data: What can you do with the Royal Commission’s Evidence

The Future of Market for Corporate Control in China

Regulating Board Personality in Corporate Governance: Insights, Challenges and Possibilities

 

Jiang Hulqin

David Wishart, Craig Macaulay & Julianna Marshall

 

Chuanman You

 

Ngozi Okoye

17:00

Consumers as Owners of Contemporary Firms

Marxist & Schumpeterian Perspectives on Corporate Insolvency Law: Handmaiden or Bulwark against Creative Destruction?

The Impact of Technological Change on Insider Trading Detection, Enforcement and Regulation

An Evaluation of Sustainability in Large British Corporations

 

Summer Kim

 

John Tribe

 

Juliette Overland

 

Taskin Iqbal

 

 

 

 

 

 

      

 

 

 

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