ANU College of Law Visitors Seminar Series

Visiting scholars and honorary professors play a vital role in the ANU College of Law's vibrant intellectual community, including contributing to research and education, facilitating connections with partner institutions and organisations, and providing mentoring opportunities for academic staff.

Past events

Trevor Allan_col seminar 2020
6.00PM to 7.00PM
  • Professor Trevor Allan LLD, FBA

In this seminar, Professor Trevor Allan LLD, FBA of the University of Cambridge will present his thesis that the law is constituted by the requirements of justice for the political community in which it operates, so that a public conception of justice is substituted for conflicting private ones.

1.00PM to 2.00PM
  • Professor Anne Twomey

During the January bushfires, the Prime Minister observed that using the Australian Defence Force (ADF) to provide aid was ‘testing the limits of constitutionally defined roles and responsibilities’. The ‘Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements’ was established to inquire into these limits.

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