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Joanne S.C. Tan

Essay

Filial responsibilities and expectations: A cross-cultural perspective, comparing Anglo- and Chinese-Australians

Australia’s older population has become more diversified in terms of country of origin and ethnicity. The number of overseas-born older Australians will increase from 17.8 percent in 1996 to 22.5 percent by 2011. Essentially, by 2051, people with Asian cultural backgrounds will represent a large...
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Guide to copyright and patent law changes in the US Free Trade Agreement Implementation Bill 2004

Changes to the Copyright Act 1968 and Patents Act 1990 form a significant and complex part of the Bill to implement the Australia-US Free Trade Agreement. But the agreement does leave some room for Australia to decide the shape of its own law, so implementation...