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Books

Legg M; Bell F, 2020, Artificial Intelligence and the Legal Profession, Hart Publishing, https://www.bloomsburyprofessional.com/uk/artificial-intelligence-and-the-legal-profession-9781509931811/

Legg M; Metzger J; Kumar M; Vickovich I, 2020, Civil Procedure in New South Wales, 4th Edition, Thomson Reuters, https://legal.thomsonreuters.com.au/civil-procedure-in-new-south-wales-4e/productdetail/127384

Vickovitch I; Kumar M; Legg M, 2015, Civil Procedure in New South Wales

Kumar M; Legg M, 2015, Ten Years of the Civil Procedure Act 2005 (NSW) A Decade of Insights and Guide to Future Litigation

Legg M; McInnes R, 2014, Annotated Class Actions Legislation

Legg M, 2013, The Future of Dispute Resolution, Butterworth-Heinemann

Legg M, 2011, Case Management and Complex Civil Litigation, Original, The Federation Press, Sydney, http://federationpress.com.au/bookstore/book.asp?isbn=9781862878402

Legg M; Kumar M; Boniface D, 2011, Principles of Civil Procedure in New South Wales, 2, Thomson Reuters, Australia, http://www.thomsonreuters.com.au/catalogue/productdetails.asp?id=12537

2011, Regulation, Litigation & Enforcement, Legg M, (ed.), Thomson Reuters, Sydney, http://www.thomsonreuters.com.au/catalogue/productdetails.asp?id=12101

Book Chapters

Bell F; Rogers J; Legg M, 2020, 'Artificial Intelligence and Lawyer Wellbeing', in Legg M; Vines P; Chan J (ed.), The Impact of Technology and Innovation on the Wellbeing of the Legal Profession, Intersentia, Cambridge, UK, pp. 239 - 266, https://intersentia.com/en/the-impact-of-technology-and-innovation-on-the-well-being-of-the-legal-profession.html

Rogers J; Legg M, 2020, 'Lawyers' Fee Arrangements and their Wellbeing', in The Impact of Technology and Innovation on the Wellbeing of the Legal Profession, Intersentia, pp. 267 - 267

Legg M; Vines P; Chan J, 2020, 'The Changing Field of Lawyering and its Impact on Practice and Wellbeing', in Legg M; Vines P; Chan JB (ed.), The Impact of Technology and Innovation on the Wellbeing of the Legal Profession, Intersentia, Cambridge UK, pp. 3 - 28, https://intersentia.com/en/the-impact-of-technology-and-innovation-on-the-well-being-of-the-legal-profession.html

Bell F; Rogers J; Legg M, 2019, '‘Lawyers’ Wellbeing in the (Robotic) Face of Technological Change’', in Sifris A; Marychurch J (ed.), Wellness for Law: Making Wellness Core Business, LexisNexis, https://store.lexisnexis.com.au/products/wellness-for-law-making-wellness-core-business-skuwellness_for_law_making_wellness_core_business

Legg M, 2018, 'New Skills for New Lawyers: Responding to Technology and Practice Developments', in Lindgren K; Kunc F; Coper M (ed.), The Future of Australian Legal Education, Lawbook Co, Pyrmont, Australia, https://legal.thomsonreuters.com.au/the-future-of-australian-legal-education/productdetail/126538

Legg MJ; Metzger J, 2017, 'Section 33ZF: class actions problem solver?', in grave D; Mould H (ed.), 25 years of class actions in Australia: 1992-2017, Ross Parsons, Sydney, pp. 349 - 370

Legg M, 2017, 'Securities Regulation in Australia: The Role of the Class Action', in Huang R; Howson N (ed.), Enforcement of Corporate and Securities Law China and the World, Cambridge University Press, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/9781316691397

Legg M, 2016, 'Beyond Borders – An Introduction to Transnational Civil Litigation', in Resolving Civil Disputes, https://store.lexisnexis.com.au/product?product=resolving-civil-disputes&meta_F_and=9780409344097

Legg M, 2016, 'New Sources of Discovery and Evidence: Electronically Stored Information, Social Media and the Internet of Things', in Resolving Civil Disputes, Lexis Nexis, https://store.lexisnexis.com.au/product?product=resolving-civil-disputes&meta_F_and=9780409344097

Legg M; Mirzabegian S, 2016, 'The Vitality of Litigation', in Resolving Civil Disputes, Lexis Nexis, https://store.lexisnexis.com.au/product?product=resolving-civil-disputes&meta_F_and=9780409344097

Legg MJ, 2015, 'Responding to Cost and Delay Through Overriding Objectives – Successful Innovation?', in The Dynamism of Civil Procedure - Global Trends and Developments, Springer, US, pp. 157 - 181

Legg M, 2015, 'Discovery – A Comparative Approach to Reform', in Kumar M; Legg M (ed.), Ten Years of the Civil Procedure Act 2005 (NSW) A Decade of Insights and Guide to Future Litigation, https://legal.thomsonreuters.com.au/ten-years-of-the-civil-procedure-act-2005-nsw/productdetail/123738

Legg M; Metzger J, 2015, 'Representative Proceedings in New South Wales', in Kumar M; Legg M (ed.), Ten Years of the Civil Procedure Act 2005 (NSW) : A Decade of Insights and Guide to Future Litigation, Thomson Reuters, Pyrmont, NSW, https://legal.thomsonreuters.com.au/ten-years-of-the-civil-procedure-act-2005-nsw/productdetail/123738

Legg MJ; Kumar M, 2015, 'The Civil Procedure Act 2005 (NSW): Achievements and Challenges', in Ten Years of the Civil Procedure Act 2005 (NSW), Thomson Reuters, Australia

Emmerig J; Slade B; Legg M, 2014, 'Representative Proceedings – Class Actions', in Case Management Handbook, https://www.lawcouncil.asn.au/federal-litigation-dispute-resolution/fldrs-publications/case-management-handbook

Legg MJ, 2013, 'Class Actions and Regulating Culture in Financial Organisations: Observations from a Comparison of US and Australian Bank Class Actions', in Gilligan G; O'Brien J (ed.), Integrity, Risk, and Accountability in Capital Markets, Hart, Oxford, UK, pp. 229 - 250

Legg MJ, 2013, 'Mass Settlements in Australia', in Hodges C; Stadler A (ed.), Resolving Mass Disputes: ADR and Settlement of Mass Claims, Edward Elgar, UK, pp. 172 - 203

Legg M; Mirzabegian S, 2013, 'The Continuing Role for Litigation', in The Future of Dispute Resolution, Lexis Nexis

Picker C, 2012, 'Comparative Civil Procedure: Opportunities and Pitfalls', in Legg M (ed.), The Future of Dispute Resolution, edn. Original, Lexis Nexis Butterworths, Australia, pp. 247 - 256

Legg M; Armstrong L, 2012, 'Representative Proceedings', in Lindgren K; Branson C (ed.), Federal Civil Litigation Precedents

Legg M; Mirzabegian S, 2012, 'Shareholder Claims in Australia', in Shareholder Actions

Legg M; Adams-lau , 2012, 'Teaching Complex Civil Litigation with Real-Life Case Studies', in Legg M (ed.), The Future of Dispute Resolution, edn. Original, Lexis Nexis Butterworths, Australia, pp. 279 - 290

Legg M, 2011, 'Coercive Investigatory Powers of ASIC, ACCC and ATO', in Legg MJ (ed.), Regulation, Litigation & Enforcement, edn. Original, Thomson Reuters, Sydney, pp. 31 - 53, http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/154123210?selectedversion=NBD47429815

Legg M, 2011, 'Limits on Coercive Investigatory Powers – Legal Professional Privilege, Privilege Against Self-Incrimination and Penalty Privilege"', in Legg MJ (ed.), Regulation, Litigation & Enforcement, edn. Original, Thomson Reuters, Sydney, pp. 53 - 68, http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/154123210?selectedversion=NBD47429815

Legg M, 2011, 'Public and Private Enforcement – ASIC and the Shareholder Class Action', in Legg MJ (ed.), Regulation, Litigation & Enforcement, edn. Original, Thomson Reuters, Sydney, pp. 151 - 168, http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/154123210?selectedversion=NBD47429815

Legg M, 2011, 'Regulatory theory, litigation and enforcement', in Legg MJ (ed.), Regulation, Litigation and Enforcement, edn. Original, Thomson Reuters, Sydney, pp. 1 - 29, http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/154123210?selectedversion=NBD47429815

Edited Books

Legg M; Vines P; Chan J, (eds.), 2020, THE IMPACT OF TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION ON THE WELLBEING OF THE LEGAL PROFESSION, Intersentia

Legg M, (ed.), 2012, The Future of Dispute Resolution, LexisNexis, Chatswood, N.S.W.

Journal articles

Legg M, 2021, 'The COVID-19 Pandemic, the Courts and Online Hearings: Maintaining Open Justice, Procedural Fairness and Impartiality', Federal Law Review, vol. 49, pp. 161 - 184, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0067205X21993139

Bell F; Legg M, 2020, 'LAWYERS AND THE BLACK BOX OF TECHNOLOGY', AUSTRALIAN LAW JOURNAL, vol. 94, pp. 107 - 109, https://www.westlaw.com.au/maf/wlau/app/document?docguid=Ia980da23681411ea9e45f68329176fe2&tocDs=AUNZ_AU_JOURNALS_TOC&isTocNav=true&startChunk=1&endChunk=1

Legg M; Speirs S, 2019, '‘”Why not litigate?” – The Royal Commission, ASIC and the Future of the Enforcement Pyramid’', Australian Business Law Review, vol. 47, pp. 244 - 259, http://sites.thomsonreuters.com.au/journals/2019/11/29/australian-business-law-review-update-vol-47-pt-4/

Legg M; Bell F, 2019, 'Artificial Intelligence and the Legal Profession: Becoming the AI-Enhanced Lawyer', University of Tasmania Law Review, pp. 34 - 59, https://www.allenshub.unsw.edu.au/sites/default/files/inline-files/Legg%20and%20Bell%2C%20AI%20and%20the%20Legal%20Profession%20Becoming%20the%20AI-Enhanced%20Lawyer%20%282019%29%20U%20Tas%20L%20Rev_0.pdf

Legg M; Gilsenan R, 2019, 'Australian Class Action Settlement Distribution Scheme Design – Deciding Who Gets What', University of Queensland Law Journal, vol. 38, pp. 15 - 39, https://demo.publicknowledgeproject.org/pkpschool/ojs3/index.php/byrnes/article/view/507

Legg M, 2019, 'Australian Law Reform Commission Class Action and Litigation Funding Report: Empowering Courts, Monitoring Funders, Supporting Contingency Fees for Class Action Lawyers and Proposing Reviews of Shareholder Class Actions and Collective Redress', Civil Justice Quarterly, vol. 38, pp. 478 - 490

Legg M; Hickey S, 2019, 'Finality and Fairness in Australian Class Action Settlements', Sydney Law Review, vol. 41, pp. 185 - 215, https://heinonline.org/HOL/Contents?handle=hein.journals/sydney41&id=1&size=2&index=&collection=journals

Legg M, 2019, 'Haynesplaining: lessons for litigators from the Banking Royal Commission', Law Society of NSW Journal, vol. 53, pp. 70 - 71, https://lawsociety.cld.bz/LSJ-March-2019/70/

Legg M; Uptin L, 2019, 'Representative Party Standing and Sub-Groups in New South Wales Class Actions', Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice, vol. 8, pp. 71 - 79, http://sites.thomsonreuters.com.au/journals/2019/11/29/journal-of-civil-litigation-and-practice-update-vol-8-pt-2/

Legg M; gottlieb I, 2019, 'The AMP Competing Class Actions: From Five to One', Australian Law Journal, vol. 93, pp. 817 - 820, http://sites.thomsonreuters.com.au/journals/2019/10/14/australian-law-journal-update-vol-93-pt-10/

Legg M; Caruso D; Phoustanis J, 2019, 'The Automation Paradox in Litigation: The Inadequacy of Procedure and Evidence Law to Manage Electronic Evidence Generated by the Internet of Things in Civil Disputes', Macquarie Law Journal, vol. 19, pp. 157 - 188, https://www.mq.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0009/866286/Automation-Paradox-in-Litigation.pdf

Legg M; Crosbie S, 2019, 'The Privileges Against Self-Incrimination and Self-Exposure to Penalties in Commercial Litigation: Sadie Ville v Deloitte', Australian Business Law Review, vol. 47, pp. 137 - 141, https://www.westlaw.com.au/maf/wlau/app/document?docguid=I2c1d1348933a11e98b44b29f3622255f&isTocNav=true&tocDs=AUNZ_AU_JOURNALS_TOC&startChunk=1&endChunk=1

Legg M; Speirs S, 2019, 'Why not litigate? ASIC enforcement after the Banking Royal Commission', Law Society of NSW Journal, pp. 70 - 73, https://lawsociety.cld.bz/LSJ-April-2019/70/


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