Centre for Commercial Law and Regulatory Studies (CLARS)

The Centre for Commercial Law and Regulatory Studies (CLARS) at Monash University Law School facilitates innovative research in commercial law, corporate governance and regulation. The Centre includes select Monash University academics and postgraduate students, as well as visiting scholars and research partners from around the world. The Centre promotes discussion and dissemination of commercial and corporate law research through scholarly publications, seminars and conferences, and actively engages with the legal and business communities, policy makers, and regulators.



CLARS Highlights

CLARS Director, Professor Jennifer Hill, and Deputy Director, Dr Steve Kourabas, are pleased to share with you the first edition of CLARS Highlights. CLARS Highlights includes a wide range of CLARS conference, seminar and research events and activities, such as:

  • The CLARS Annual Bob Baxt AO Address in Corporate Law.
  • The CLARS Law and Business Seminar Series, featuring leading national and international scholars.
  • A major conference, held in Prato, Italy, on corporate accountability in an era of global challenges.
  • CLARS awards for Indigenous student excellence in Commercial Law.
  • Centre members’ research activities in corporate, commercial and regulatory law.
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