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  1. 1 March 2024 - Science Matters

    From ‘honey laundering’ to fake free-range: food fraud costs billions

    Deception in our food chains is on the rise and often hard to detect. But there are some things consumers can look for, says a University of Melbourne expert.

  2. 22 July 2019 - Legal Affairs

    Should we work with or turn off AI?

    A University of Melbourne expert says artificial intelligence is already impacting on how we work – and we need to define any human-computer collaboration now.

  3. 25 September 2018 - Legal Affairs

    Misleading conduct? So what!

    The Banking Royal Commission has shown us that disregard for the rule of law needs tougher penalties and rules, according to a University of Melbourne expert.

  4. 2 November 2017 - Legal Affairs

    We’re the world’s biggest losers, but odds are we’ll still punt this Cup Day

    As Melbourne Cup approaches, a University of Melbourne expert argues more regulation is needed to prevent online bookies taking advantage of problem gamblers.

  5. 6 June 2017 - Legal Affairs

    Chemical restraint: Behind locked doors

    Chemical restraint, often used to control people with disabilities and dementia, needs to be monitored and regulated argues a University of Melbourne expert.

  6. 18 December 2016 - Legal Affairs

    False labelling hides the truth about superfoods

    False and misleading claims about foods' health-boosting benefits are bad news for consumers - but Australia's regulatory system is ill-equipped to act.

  7. Podcast19 April 2016 - The Policy Shop

    Regulating the media in a changing environment

    The Government's role in media regulation in a rapidly-changing environment is at the centre of this podcast hosted by Professor Glyn Davis.

  8. 9 October 2015 - Legal Affairs

    Should we expect more from lead firms?

    Shining a light on the business models of 7-Eleven and other large franchisors is the first step in encouraging meaningful reform to labour laws.