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Jared Clements

Mr Jared Clements

Lecturer
UWA Law School

Contact details
Address
UWA Law School
The University of Western Australia (M253)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 7159
Email
jared.clements@uwa.edu.au
Location
Room 284, Level 2, Old Commerce and Economics Building, Crawley campus

Associate Director
Mining, Energy and Natural Resources Law, Centre for

Contact details
Address
Centre for Mining, Energy and Natural Resources Law
The University of Western Australia (M253)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 7159
Email
jared.clements@uwa.edu.au
Location
Room 284, Level 2, Old Commerce and Economics Building, Perth campus
Biography
Jared is an Associate Director in the Centre for Mining, Energy and Natural Resources Law at the University of Western Australia. He holds a Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours, a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting and a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice. Jared is currently completing a Doctor of Philosophy in taxation law at the University of Western Australia.

Prior to joining the Law School, Jared practised as a corporate lawyer at Allens Linklaters, Ashurst and PricewaterhouseCoopers. His experience includes advising clients on share and business acquisitions, asset sales, mining transactions, joint ventures, and corporate restructures. Jared also has expertise commercial litigation and corporate insolvencies.
Key research
Taxation Law
Mining and Energy Law
Publications
Chandler J and Clements J, “Corporate Governance for Australian Energy and Resources Companies” (2016) 34 Company and Securities Law Journal 171

Clements J, “The stamp duty consequences of farm-in arrangements in Western Australia” (2016) 19(5) Tax Specialist 200

Clements J, “Case Note - Bell Group NV (In Liq) v Western Australia (2016) 90 ALJR 655; [2016] HCA 21” (2016) 45 Australian Tax Review 292

Clements J, and Plint M, “Tracking down stamp duty avoidance – do Western Australia’s general anti-avoidance rules capture tracking notes?” (2015) 44 Australian Tax Review 167

Clements J, “Stamp duty consequences of infrastructure and development agreements” (2015) 49(11) Taxation in Australia 688

Chandler J, Clements J, Gordon B, and others, 2015 Survey Report on Corporate Governance for Energy and Resources Companies (August 2015)

Chandler J, Gardner A, Webster A, Bartlett R, Fardin G, and Clements J, Shale and Tight Gas Regulation Review for National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training, Office of Water Science, Department of Environment, 30 October 2015

Clements, J, and Plint, M, “Sword of Damocles or irrelevant feather? Reflecting on Western Australia's stamp duty general anti-avoidance rules” paper written and presented at the Tax Institute of Australia on 18 March 2014

Clements, J, Murray, I and Hertzman L, “Rethinking ‘land’ after TEC Desert – stamp duty and other implications for Australian asset and share sales” (2011) 2 Tax Planning International: Indirect Taxes 1

Clements, J, Murray, I and Hertzman L, “Tax Timing and Assets - Acquisitions, Disposals and Other Events” (2011) paper written for the Tax Institute of Australia Corporate Tax Conference on 30 September 2011

Clements J, Murray I, Dyson T, “Living in an MRRT and expanded PRRT world – A practical focus on what industry participants need to know about the MRRT and expanded PRRT” paper written for the Legalwise Mining and Resources Law Conference on 17 March 2011

Clements, J, “Section 116 of the Constitution and the jurisprudential pillars of neutrality and action-belief dichotomy” (2008) 11 International Trade and Business Law Review 23
Funding received
• $69,750 – Funding from National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training, Office of Water Science, Department of Environment for Shale and Tight Gas Regulation Review together with Chandler J, Gardner A, Webster A, Bartlett R and Fardin G, 2015

• $3,100 – Seeding Funding Grant, Faculty of Law, University of Western Australia for research on the Deductibility of Petroleum Exploration Expenditure for PRRT and Income Tax Purposes, 2015
Honours and awards
• Nominated for Excellence in Teaching and Learning Award in 2016

• Vice Chancellor’s Commendation for Academic Excellence in 2007 for ranking in the top 2% of students

• Equity Scholarship for 2007

• University Guild Scholarship for 2006

• Vice Chancellor’s Commendation for Academic Excellence in 2005 for ranking in the top 2% of students

• Equity Scholarship for 2005
Previous positions
• Associate Lecturer, Curtin Law School, Curtin University

• Senior Associate / Senior Manager, PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal

• Lawyer, Ashurst

• Lawyer, Allens Arthur Robinson
Teaching
•Mining and Energy Law (LLB, JD and LLM)

•Resource Taxation (LLM and M.Tax)

•Taxation Law (B.Com)

•Income Taxation Law (LLB and JD)
Current external positions
• Board Member and Treasurer, Street Law Centre WA Inc

• State Committee Member, Australian Mining and Petroleum Law Association

• Barrister and Solicitor, Supreme Court of Western Australia and High Court of Australia
Research profile
Research profile and publications
 

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