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Abstracts and papers are available below the programme:

Programme

Session 1: September 7th 11.15 - 12.45 Butterfield Room

1A    Andrew Robertson (Melbourne)
         "Policy and the Duty of Care"
1B
   Donal Nolan (Oxford):
           "Negligence and Human Rights"

Session 2: September 7th 13.45 - 15.15 Butterfield Room

2A         Tsachi Keren-Paz (Keele)
               "Causation and Standard of Care in a Liability for Creation of Demand Theory"
2B        
Phillip Morgan (Southampton):
                "Civil Liability of Authorities and Agencies for Abuse Committed by Foster Parents"
2C   
   James Goudkamp (Oxford):
              "The Young Report: An Australian Perspective"

Session 3 September 8th 09.30 - 11.00 Butterfield Room

3A        John Hartshorne (Leicester)
             "An Appropriate Cause of Action for Private Information which is False"
3B      
Zeldine O'Brien (Trinity)
             "Help, I Need Somebody! Causation, Foreseeability and the Law of Rescue"
3C
    Dorota Leczykiewicz (Oxford):
            "The Proof of Causation in Sienkiewicz v Grief: Science, Principle or Policy?"

Session 4 September 8th 11.30 - 13.00 Butterfield Room

4A        Jane Stapleton (ANU, Texas and Oxford)
              "The Scope of Liability for Consequences of Breach: Perimeter Rule and More"
4B
     David Campbell (Durham)
             "Gathering the Water: Abuse of Rights After the Recognition of Government Failure"

Available Papers and Abstracts

Negligence and Human Rights: The Case for Separate Development by Donal Nolan.
Help, I Need Somebody! Causation, Foreseeability and the Law of Rescue by Zeldine Niamh O'Brien.
"The Scope of Liability for Consequences of Breach: Perimeter Rule and More" by Jane Stapleton.
“The Proof of Causation in Sienkiewicz v Grief: Science, Principle or Policy?” by Dorota Leczykiewicz .
Policy and the Duty of Care by Andrew Robertson.
Gathering The Water: Abuse Of Rights After The Recognition Of Government Failure by David Campbell.
Punters’ demand-based contribution to trafficking: Overcoming causation and attribution difficulties by Tsachi Keren-Paz.