Edgar is a lawyer in the Victorian WorkCover Authority practice team. His focus is primarily on the resolution of disputes involving common law matters and statutory benefits. Prior to his role in the VWA team, Edgar was the Senior Associate to the Honourable Associate Justice Derham, Principal Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Victoria. Edgar is currently completing a Master of Intellectual Property Law by coursework at the University of Melbourne.
Advising the Victorian WorkCover Authority on granting serious injury certificates
Representing the Victorian WorkCover Authority in disputes regarding statutory scheme entitlements
Drafting and advising on commercialising intellectual property (trademarks and copyright) within the private sector
Experienced in the civil jurisdiction of the Magistrates’ Court and the Supreme Court of Victoria
Pinkerton Scholarship for Competition Law and Intellectual Property (University of Melbourne–July 2013)
‘Repealing the Parallel Importation Restrictions for Books: The Case for an “Author Offset”’ (2015) 22 Competition and Consumer Law Journal 218