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At its most basic the rule of law is the concept that the law applies to everyone equally this can be seen in the institute's rule of law principles. Australia participates in a number of international sustainable development forums and shares its sustainable development knowledge and expertise with other countries australia contributes funds to key international institutions promoting multilateral solutions to environmental problems, including information management. Historical foundations of australian law book launch australia is described by jeremy stoljar and the development of australian land law by patricia lane. Example of the development of court made law so how did australia get the law of negligence case 6: grant v australian knitting mills (1936) – itchy undies.
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Introduction the body of law called equity is founded upon the principles of fairness and conscience its piecemeal development took place over many years as a direct result of the injustices often caused by a strict application of the common law as a result, equitable principles have also developed in a piecemeal and responsive way. Information about legislation can be discovered on australiagovau.
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