JBannisterDr Judith Bannister is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Adelaide Law School and is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London undertaking a comparative study of FOI. Judith has combined qualifications in law and librarianship to develop her research in the field of regulation of information access: her work integrates FOI, copyright and confidential information. She has a PhD from the Australian National University in the field of information law.

Judith has published a range of books, book chapters and articles in these fields. Her books are Judith Bannister, Gabrielle Appleby and Anna Olijnyk, Government Accountability; Australian Administrative Law, (Cambridge University Press, 2014); Andrew Stewart, Philip Griffith, Judith Bannister and Adam Liberman, Intellectual Property in Australia (Lexis Nexis, 5th ed, 2014); David Rolph, Matt Vitins and Judith Bannister, Media Law; cases, materials and commentary (Oxford University Press, 2010) (2nd ed forthcoming 2015).

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The last word on the public interest in FOI: Australian and the United Kingdom compared