Name: The Hon Neil Brown QC
Qualifications: Bachelor of Laws
Title: Barrister, Arbitrator and Mediator
Organisation: Owen Dixon Chambers West
Immediation Practice Area: Mediation, Arbitration,Expert Determination
I am a Chartered Arbitrator and a member of the Victorian Bar. I have had a long and distinguished career in government and the Law. I have been a Minister in the Federal Government, a delegate to the General Assembly of the United Nations. I have practiced in virtually every area of law, including commercial construction, intellectual property, administrative town planning and industrial relations. Now my key focus area is on mediation, arbitration and independent advice.
One of my specialties is in internet domain name arbitration.
● CIArb (Fellow)
● ACICA (Fellow)
● Chartered Arbitrator
● IAMA (Fellow)
● WIPO panellist
Immediation Area(s) of Expertise
Banking and Finance (Banking, Bankruptcy and insolvency, Consumer credit, Financial instruments, Financial regulation,Fringe benefits tax, GST, Income tax, Insurance, Land tax, Mortgages, Payroll tax, Personal Property Securities Register, Reinsurance, Stamp duty,Superannuation, Taxation – Federal, Taxation – State)
Common law and professional regulation (Medical negligence, Medical regulation, Negligence, Personal injury, Professional negligence, Torts)
Corporate and commercial (ACCC, Advertising,Agency, Agribusiness, ASIC, Automotive, Competition law, Consumer credit,Consumer protection, Contracts, Corporations, Directors’ duties, Energy resources mining, Equipment finance, Foreign Investment Review Board,Franchising, Health, International law, Joint Ventures, Liquor licensing,Listing rules, Mergers and acquisitions, Misleading advertising, Misleading and deceptive conduct/fraud, Partnership, Private equity, Product liability,Securities regulation, Shareholder remedies, Sport, Takeovers, Unconscionable conduct)
Government and administrative law (Civil liabilities, Commonwealth employment, Crown liability, Customs, Freedom of Information (FOI), Immigration, Judicial review and merits review, Privacy,Probity, Public administration and governance, Social security, Statutory interpretation)
Intellectual property, Information technology and media (Copyright, Defamation, Information technology, Intellectual property, Media and entertainment, Moral rights, Patents, Plant breeders’rights, Procurement, Telecommunications)
Property, construction, environment, oil, gas and mining (Building and construction, Commercial leasing, Compulsory acquisition, Environmental regulation, Franchising, Local government, Native title, Oil gas and mining, Owners Corporation, Property, Residential leasing,Restrictive covenants, Retail leasing, Security of payments, Town planning)
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