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RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection Melbourne, Victoria

The Graduate School of Business and Law (GSBL) RMIT, is recognised throughout the Asia Pacific region as a leader in business management and law education, providing work-related education and training and undertaking practical research, relevant to business and community aspirations.

This collection, the Smith Collection (working title), is the culmination of various donations to the GSBL, with the main part of the collection being donated by retired Victorian Supreme Court Judge Timothy Smith. This part of the collection was primarily collected by his father Thomas Smith, also a prominent personage of Victorian Law.

This collection is housed in a reading room that is accessible to RMIT Juris Doctor students, RMIT staff and the community (upon application).

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Building 13 379-405 Russell Street Melbourne 3000

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Building 13 379-405 Russell Street Melbourne Victoria

This is a collection donated by T. H. Smith, collected primarily by his father T. W. Smith, as well as his own additions. Includes other titles donated by Philip Fox and J. McL. Emmerson.

An interesting collection to see what was important to a practitioner of the law in the first half of the 20th Century.

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An interesting collection to see what was important to a practitioner of the law in the first half of the 20th Century.

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Report - Papers presented at the eight annual AIJA seminar : 18-20 August, 1989 : Sydney

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

New South Wales Supreme Court delay reduction project Victorian criminal case delay project AIJA research project on preliminary hearings in Magistrates' Courts The legal profession and judicial administration: the United Kingdom green papers Reform of court structure and procedure in New South Wales and New Zealand

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0959002995

Report - Tasmania Law Reform Institute : warnings in sexual offences cases relating to delay in complaint

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Book - Butterworths annotated acts Victoria : administration and probate

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Supplement attached

Historical information

Previous owner: T. H. Smith

Report - In the ball park: alternative dispute resolution and the courts

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 1875527044

Book - The public right to know

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

No. 5 Contents: Essays drawn from The Public Right to Know Conference

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 1920831134

Report - Criminal records discussion paper no. 25

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Criminal Records Discussion Paper No. 25

Book - Federal administrative law

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Historical information

Previous owner: T. H. Smith

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0455204241

Report - The committal in Australia

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 1875527001

Report - Review of the adversarial system of litigation : rethinking legal education and training : issues paper 21

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Issues paper 21

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0642280789

Book - Landlord and tenant practice and procedure being the Landlord and Tenant Act 1948 (VIC.) as amended by the Landlord and Tenant (Amendment) Act 1948, The Landlord and Tenant (Servicemen) Act 1950 and the Landlord and Tenant Act 1953 : the Landlord and Tenant Act 1953 : the Landlord and Tenant Act 1928 (VIC.) regulations and orders annotated together with forms and comparative tables

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Second edition Includes No. 5884 (Amendment) and No. 6098 (Control) stapled loose-leaf sheets housed inside front cover

Historical information

Previous owners: T. H. Smith, T. W. Smith

Report - Information technology in complex criminal trials

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 1875527117

Report - Sentencing of federal offenders

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Report no. 15 Interim

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0642034389

Report - Review of the Bail Act 1977 : discussion paper no. 25

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Discussion paper no. 25

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0730623203

Report - Insurance agents and brokers

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Report no. 16

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0642034435

Journal series - The law reports : high court of admiralty and ecclesiastical courts

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

No. of volumes: 4 Volume range: Vol. 1 (1867) - Vol. 4 (1875)

Historical information

Previous owners: T. H. Smith, T. W. Smith,

Book - Rules of the Supreme Court of the state of Victoria relating to Civil Proceedings, divorce and probate

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Historical information

Previous owners: T. H. Smith, T. W. Smith

Report - Contempt and the media discussion paper no. 26

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Contempt and the Media Discussion Paper no. 26

Journal series - Industrial Arbitration Service : industrial reports

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

No. of volumes: 157 Volume range: Vol. 9 parts 1-5 (1985) (unbound), Vol. 29 (1988-1989) - Vol. 168 (2007) (bound), Vol. 169 parts 1-4 (2008) (unbound), Vol. 170 parts 1-2 (2008) (unbound), Index Vol. 1-40 (1981-1992) (bound), Index Vol. 41-80 (1991-1998) (bound), Index 81-105 (1999-2001) (bound), Consolidated index Vol. 126-145 (2003-2005) (unbound), Consolidated index Vol. 126-150 (2003-2006) (bound) + Consolidated index Vol. 151-165 (2006-2007) (unbound) Missing volumes: Vol. 10-28, Index 106-125 Note: Vol. 140 is an Anthology covering 1990-2003 Editors: Hungerford, B. C. (Vol. 9) Peterson, R. J. (Vol. 9) Wright, F. L. (Vol. 9 - 81) Thomson, A. (Vol. 82 - 170 part 2) Anthology editor: Phillips, J.

Historical information

Previous owners: Phillips Fox

Significance

"The Industrial Reports are Australia’s only specialist full-text case report series on industrial and employment law. The Industrial Reports are the authorised reports of Fair Work Australia and the Industrial Relations Commission of NSW. The series also provides relevant decisions of the High Court, Federal Court, State and Territory Supreme Courts, and Federal and State Industrial Courts and Tribunals. Each reported case includes a detailed headnote highlighting the key issues and decision in the case. The Industrial Reports online archive begins from Volume 1 and includes PDF versions of the cases. The series is integrated with other Westlaw AU services including FirstPoint (subject to separate subscription), allowing users to quickly check the history and current status of every reported decision." from: http://www.thomsonreuters.com.au/industrial-reports-parts-only/productdetail/19996

Inscriptions & Markings

ISSN: 07288417

Journal series - The law reports : Probate division : in the courts of probate and divorce : in the admiralty and ecclesiastical courts : and in the Privy Council [Family division and on appeal there from in the Court of Appeal and decisions in the ecclesiastical courts]

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

No. of volumes: 124 Volume range: 1865-2014 (2008-2014 included within Chancery parts) Probate & divorce: Vol. 1 (1865) - Vol. 3 (1875) Probate: Vol. 1 (1875) - Vol. 15 (1890), Vol. 1891-1971 Family: Vol. 1972-2007 Editors: Bulwer, J. R. (1865-1885) Stone, A. P. (1886-1894) Pollock, F. (1895-1936) Topham, A. F. (1936-1939) Williams, R. E. L. V. (1940) Sutton, R. (1941-1952) Colinvaux, R. P. (1953-1968) Lamb, J. F. (1969) Ellis, C. J. (1970-1995) Williams, R. (1996-2007)

Historical information

Previous owners: T. H. Smith, T. W. Smith

Book - The legal liability of health service providers

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0731310055

Book - Hire-purchase law : being the Hire-purchase Act, 1960-1965 (N.S.W.) : annotated and explained, together with a comparative table of sections of the various hire-purchase acts of the Australian states, and the Australian Capital Territory ordinance

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Fourth edition

Book - An introduction to family law

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0455207607

Report - Royal commission on the activities of the Federated Ship Painters and Dockers Union : final report, volume 1

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Final report Volume 1 No. 175 Commissioner: Mr Frank Costigan, Q.C. Stamp on first page for Law Reform Commission Australia Library, dated 2 Nov 1984

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0644037474 (final report vol. 1), 0644037466 (set)

Book - Brooking and Chernov tenancy law and practice Victoria

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Second edition

Historical information

Previous owner: T. H. Smith

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0409356115

Report - Papers presented at the ninth annual AIJA conference

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

18-19 August 1990 Melbourne Cost of justice Alternative dispute resolution Electronic recording of police interviews with crime suspects

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 1875527028

Journal series - The proceedings of the Medico-Legal Society of Victoria

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

No. of volumes: 4 Volume range: Vol I - IV

Historical information

Previous owners: T. H. Smith, T. W. Smith

Report - Australian law reform agencies conference : Hobart July 1981, Adelaide September 1982, Brisbane July 1983

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 4041901030

Book - Arbitration

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0863940269

Journal series - The law reports : Scotch and divorce appeal cases before the House of Lords

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

No. of volumes: 2 Volume range: Vol. 1 (1866) - Vol. 2 (1875)

Historical information

Previous owners: T. H. Smith, T. W. Smith

Book series - Vickery's motor and traffic law service Victoria

RMIT GSBL Justice Smith Collection, Melbourne

Fourth edition revised No. of volumes: 2 Volume range: 1-2

Historical information

Previous owner: T. H. Smith

Inscriptions & Markings

ISBN: 0409309095