Position

Senior Lecturer
Flinders Law School

Biography

A legal academic with a background in practice, Vivienne Brand teaches in the area of corporate law and researches in corporate law, business ethics, and legal education. She has published in Companies & Securities Law Journal, Journal of Business Ethics, Australian Journal of Corporate Law and other related journals in those fields.

Qualifications

LLB(Hons), GDLP, LLM(Merit), MEdSt, PhD

Key responsibilities

Vivienne Brand is coordinator of Corporate Law 2, one of the Law School's company law topics, and joint Academic Integrity Officer for the Law School

Teaching interests

Vivienne Brand has an interest in teaching corporate ethics

Topic Coordinator:

Topic Lecturer:

Research interests

Corporate, business ethics

Supervisory interests

  • Corporate ethics
  • Corporate law
  • Legal education

RHD research supervision

Current

Associate supervisor : broadcasting law (1) ;

Publications

  • Brand, V.M. (2014). Connections Between Ethics and Directors' Duties in Australia. In Adolfo Paolini, ed. Research Handbook on Directors' Duties. Cheltenham, United States of America: Edward Elgar, pp. 239-268.
  • Brand, V.M. and Williams, B. (2001). Legal Issues in International Business. In Markel, A; Roffey, B, ed. International Business Management. Darwin, NT: Northern Territory University Press, pp. 225-258.
  • Brand, V.M. (2015). Australian Foreign Bribery Whistleblowing Regulation. Corporate Law Teachers' Conference 2015.
  • Brand, V.M. and Lombard, S. (2015). Corporate Governance and Whistleblowers. Corporate Law Teachers' Conference 2015. Melbourne. Feb 2015.
  • Lombard, S. and Brand, V. (2014). The Evolution of Whistleblowing Regulation in Australia. Corporate Law Teachers Association Annual Conference.
  • Brand, V., Lombard, S. and Fitzpatrick, J. (2013). Whistle-blowers as bounty-hunters. In Corporate Law Teachers Association (CLTA) Annual Conference. Corporate Law-Progressive Possibilities. ANU College of Law, ANU Canberra. Feb 2013.
  • Lombard, S., Brand, V.M. and Fitzpatrick, J. (2011). An Australian Perspective on Private Enforcement of Liquidator Obligations. In Ian Fletcher, ed. International Insolvency Organisation Conference: Academics' Meeting. International Insolvency Organisation Conference: Academics' Meeting. Singapore. Mar 2011.
  • Lombard, S., Brand, V.M. and Fitzpatrick, J. (2011). Class Actions and Liquidator Misconduct. In Corporate Law Teachers Association Annual Conference. Corporate Law Teachers Association Annual Conference. Brisbane, Queensland University of Technology. Feb 2011.
  • Fitzpatrick, J., Brand, V. and Symes, C. (2010). 'Fit and Proper': An Integrity Requirement for Liquidators in the Australian Corporate Legal Framework. In Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference. 'Educating Lawyers: Better Counsel and Better Managers of the Corporate Legal Framework' Law School, University of South Australia, Adelaide. Jan 2010.
  • Brand, V.M. (2008). Ethics Perceptions of Undergraduate Business Students: a Qualitative Perspective. In Proceedings of the Third International Legal Ethics Conference. Third International Legal Ethics Conference. Gold Coast, Australia.
  • Brand, V.M. (2005). Sanctioned 'Dobbing': whistleblowing under the Corporations Act. Australian Corporate Law Teachers' Association annual conference. Sydney, Australia.
  • Symes, C.F. and Brand, V.M. (2000). Investigating the use of lecture notes and humour in teaching law to non-law students. Aust Law Teachers Assoc.
  • Brand, V.M. (2000). Has There Been a Decline in the Reform of Law Teaching in Australia? In Proceedings of the Commonwealth Legal Education Association Conference. Commonwealth Legal Education Association Conference. Adelaide Australia.
  • Brand, V.M. (2000). Legislating for Moral Propriety in Corporations? The Criminal Code Amendment (Bribery of Foreign Public Officials) Act, 1999. In Conference Proceedings of the Australian Corporate Law Teachers Association. Australian Corporate Law Teachers' Association annual conference. Wollongong, Australia.
  • Brand, V.M. (1997). Student Attitudes to Ethics and Ethics Education. Improving Teaching & Learning. Flinders University, South Australia.
  • Brand, V.M. (1997). Teaching Ethics: Surveys as a Teaching Tool. Australian Corporate Law Teachers' Association annual conference. Melbourne, Australia.
  • Brand, V. and Lombard, S. (2015). Good Governance Practice in relation to Corporate Whistleblowing. Governance Directions, 67(1) pp. 10-13.
  • Brand, V.M. (1999). Investigating Business Ethics. Amida, 5(5) pp. 16.
  • Brand, V.M. (1999). Bribery of Foreign Officials: Australia Comes into Line with OECD Requirements. Australian Corporate Lawyer, 9((3)) pp. 10.
  • Brand, V.M. (1998). Learning their Graft? Charter, August pp. 109.
  • Brand, V.M. (1997). Using the 'Ethics in Business' Video as a Teaching Tool. Focus on Ethics, 1 pp. 2.
  • Brand, V.M. and Lombard, S. (2015). Submission to Commonwealth Senate Inquiry into Foreign Bribery.
  • Brand, V.M. and Lombard, S. (2014). Submission to Senate Economics Reference Committee Inquiry into the Performance of ASIC.
  • Brand, V.M. and Lombard, S. (2014). Invited appearance before Senate Economics References Committee Inquiry into the Performance of ASIC.
  • Fitzpatrick, J., Brand, V.M. and Symes, C.F. (2010). Submission to Senate Economics References Committee: Inquiry into Liquidators and Administrators.
  • Brand, V., Fitzpatrick, J. and Symes, C. (2010). Response to Question on Notice from the Senate Economics References Committee Inquiry into Liquidators and Administrators.
  • Fitzpatrick, J.F., Brand, V.M. and Symes, C.F. (2010). Invited appearance before Senate Economics References Committee: Inquiry into Liquidators and Administrators.
  • Brand, V.M. (2016). Still 'Insufficient or Irrelevant': Australia's Foreign Bribery Corporate Whistleblowing Regulation. University of New South Wales Law Journal, 39(3)
  • Lombard, S. and Brand, V. (2014). Corporate whistleblowing: Public lessons for private disclosure. Australian Business Law Review, 42 pp. 351-366.
    [Scopus] [Scopus]
  • Brand, V.M., Fitzpatrick, J. and Lombard, S. (2013). Governance and Not-For-Profits: Regulatory Reform. Flinders Law Journal, 15(2) pp. 381-409.
    [Scopus]
  • Brand, V., Lombard, S. and Fitzpatrick, J. (2013). Bounty hunters, whistleblowers and a new regulatory paradigm. Australian Business Law Review, 41 pp. 292-307.
    [Scopus]
  • Lombard, S., Brand, V.M. and Fitzpatrick, J. (2012). Private Enforcement of Liquidator Obligations. Australian Journal of Corporate Law, 26(3) pp. 256-276.
    [Scopus]
  • Brand, V., Lombard, S. and Fitzpatrick, J. (2011). Class Actions in an Insolvency Practitioner Context. Insolvency Law Journal, 19(4) pp. 222-234.
    [Scopus]
  • Fitzpatrick, J., Brand, V.M. and Symes, C.F. (2010). "Fit & Proper": the Integrity Requirement for Liquidators. Australian Journal of Corporate Law, pp. 1-19.
    [Scopus]
  • Brand, V.M. (2009). Empirical business ethics research and paradigm analysis. Journal of Business Ethics, 86(4) pp. 429-449.
    [10.1007/s10551-008-9856-3] [Scopus]
  • Brand, V.M. (2005). Sanctioned 'dobbing': whistleblowing under the Corporations Act. Keeping Good Companies, 57(5) pp. 272-277.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Brand, V.M. and Slater, A. (2003). Using a qualitative approach to gain insights into the business ethics experiences of Australian managers in China. Journal of Business Ethics, 45(3) pp. 167-182.
    [10.1023/A:1024198904265] [Scopus]
  • Brand, V.M. (2000). Legislating for Moral Propriety in Corporations? The Criminal Code Amendment (Bribery of Foreign Public Officials) Act, 1999. Company and Securities Law Journal, 18 pp. 476-492.
    [Scopus] [Web Link] [Web Link]
  • Brand, V.M. (1999). Decline in the Reform of Law Teaching? The impact of policy reforms in tertiary education. Legal Education Review, 10(2) pp. 109-140.
    [Scopus]
  • Brand, V.M. and Brown, R.I. (1998). Ethical Attitudes of a Cohort of Future Professionals - Implications for the Teaching of Ethics. Teaching Business Ethics, 2 pp. 389-410.
    [10.1023/A:1026466001600] [10.1023/A:1026466001600]
  • Brand, V.M. (1997). Teaching Ethics to Business Law Students. Current Commercial Law, 5(3) pp. 127-134.
    [Scopus]
  • Brand, V.M. (2016). Still 'Insufficient or Irrelevant': Australia's Foreign Bribery Corporate Whistleblowing Regulation. University of New South Wales Law Journal, 39(3)
  • Lombard, S. and Brand, V. (2014). Corporate whistleblowing: Public lessons for private disclosure. Australian Business Law Review, 42 pp. 351-366.
    [Scopus] [Scopus]
  • Brand, V., Lombard, S. and Fitzpatrick, J. (2013). Bounty hunters, whistleblowers and a new regulatory paradigm. Australian Business Law Review, 41 pp. 292-307.
    [Scopus]
  • Brand, V.M., Fitzpatrick, J. and Lombard, S. (2013). Governance and Not-For-Profits: Regulatory Reform. Flinders Law Journal, 15(2) pp. 381-409.
    [Scopus]
  • Lombard, S., Brand, V.M. and Fitzpatrick, J. (2012). Private Enforcement of Liquidator Obligations. Australian Journal of Corporate Law, 26(3) pp. 256-276.
    [Scopus]
  • Brand, V., Lombard, S. and Fitzpatrick, J. (2011). Class Actions in an Insolvency Practitioner Context. Insolvency Law Journal, 19(4) pp. 222-234.
    [Scopus]
  • Fitzpatrick, J., Brand, V.M. and Symes, C.F. (2010). "Fit & Proper": the Integrity Requirement for Liquidators. Australian Journal of Corporate Law, pp. 1-19.
    [Scopus]
  • Brand, V.M. (2009). Empirical business ethics research and paradigm analysis. Journal of Business Ethics, 86(4) pp. 429-449.
    [10.1007/s10551-008-9856-3] [Scopus]
  • Brand, V.M. (2005). Sanctioned 'dobbing': whistleblowing under the Corporations Act. Keeping Good Companies, 57(5) pp. 272-277.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Brand, V.M. (2014). Connections Between Ethics and Directors' Duties in Australia. In Adolfo Paolini, ed. Research Handbook on Directors' Duties. Cheltenham, United States of America: Edward Elgar, pp. 239-268.

Professional and community engagement

Vivienne Brand attends a range of professional association activities (including Australian Securities and Investment Commission briefings and Australian Institute of Company Director events). She is also a board member of an independent school.

Expertise for media contact

Subject Titles

  • Law

Interests

  • Business Law (corporations law)

Contact

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