Past events

23
Jun
2015
CIPL Tuesday Talks
12.15PM to 1.15PM Seminar
  • Cary Scott-Kemmis, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

In 2016 United Nations treaty negotiations for an agreement on ‘marine biodiversity beyond national jurisdiction’ will commence.  Negotiations for this prospective agreement – which would build on existing international legal architecture under the Law...

11
Jun
2015
5.30PM to 6.30PM Lecture
  • Bernard Collaery, Collaery Lawyers

Hear Bernard Collaery explain the law or lack thereof behind the raid on his Canberra office over alleged espionage revelations . . . and how the ICJ has ordered Attorney-General Brandis to cease espionage against East Timor, seal documents that ASIO...

03
Jun
2015
5.30PM to 7.00PM Seminar
  • Professor John McMillan AO, Australian Information Commissioner
  • Dr Genevieve Ebbeck, Australian Government Solicitor
  • Cain Sibley, Clayton Utz
  • Professor Kim Rubenstein, ANU College of Law
The consideration by the High Court of administrative law continues to take place principally in the context of the Migration Act. But these Migration Act and other recent judgments have implications for a wide range of administrative decision-making...
02
Jun
2015
5.30PM to 6.30PM Seminar
  • Joanne Kinslor, Kinslor Prince Lawyers

The Human Rights Committee of the United Nations recently found that Australia breached its human rights obligations under article 17(1) of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) by unlawful interference in the family life of...

19
May
2015
CIPL Tuesday Talks
6.00PM to 7.00PM Seminar
  • Stephen Rapp, Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues, Office of Global Criminal Justice, U.S. Department of State

At a time when mass atrocities are being committed with apparent impunity in Syria, Iraq, South Sudan, and elsewhere, many see international criminal justice as having failed its promise.  Ambassador Rapp recounts the progress that has been achieved,...

21
Apr
2015
CIPL Tuesday Talks
12.15PM to 1.15PM Seminar
  • Felicity Hammond
  • John Atwood

Australia’s landmark Tobacco Plain Packaging (TPP) law entered into force in 2012, having survived a challenge in the Australian High Court. However, the TPP law is currently being challenged in an investor-State dispute settlement arbitration under...

01
Apr
2015
9.00AM to 10.00AM
  • Justice Rachel Pepper, Judge of the Land and Environment Court of NSW

We are extremely fortunate to have Justice Rachel Pepper of the NSW Land and Environment Court at the ANU College of Law. 

During her visit, Justice Pepper will be holding a short talk, followed by a Q and A for female law students. On the...

24
Mar
2015
6.00PM to 7.00PM
  • Launched by Mr Colin Neave AM, Commonwealth Ombudsman

Law and Democracy: Contemporary Questions, edited by Glenn Patmore and Kim Rubenstein, provides a fresh understanding of law’s regulation of Australian democracy. The book, which evolved from a Centre for International and Public Law's annual...

19
Mar
2015
6.00PM to 7.00PM Seminar
  • Pnina Sharvit Baruch, Institute for National Security Studies
Pnina Sharvit Baruch, a senior research associate at the Institute for National Security Studies, retired from the Israel Defense Forces in 2009, after serving in the International Law Department there for twenty years, five of which (2003–09) she...
17
Mar
2015
CIPL Tuesday Talks
12.15PM to 1.15PM Seminar
  • Camille Goodman and Dr Greg French

As a nation with one of the largest maritime domains, Australia has fundamental and abiding interests in promoting international norms for the protection and preservation of the marine environment and for the conservation and sustainable use of marine...

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