Broad Terms For Media Inquiry Ownership

Broad Terms For Media Inquiry Ownership

The Australian government announced the terms and conditions of its media inquiry. It will examine the Press Council’s powers, technological advancements, and the ability of media to act in public interest. Ray Finkelstein, QC, a former Federal Court judge, will lead the inquiry. With Dr Matthew Ricketson as Professor of Journalism at Canberra University. This […]

Broad Mandate For Financial Services Royal

Broad Mandate For Financial Services Royal

Given their role as the main targets, it seems strange that major banks now support the royal commission into financial service. The alternatives may be less appealing, especially if banks believe that all previous major misconduct and immoral conduct have been expose. The banks may lose their focus if the terms of reference are expand […]

Royal Commission Into Child Abuse Terms Of Reference

Royal Commission Into Child Abuse Terms Of Reference

Today, the Federal Government released the terms and conditions for the Royal Commission into Institutional Responds to Child Sexual Abuse in Australia. In November 2013, the Royal Commission was announce. It will include a special unit that will investigate allegations of abuse. The six commissioners will be led by Justice Peter McClellan. These six commissioners […]