Past events

03
Jul
2014
6.00PM to 7.30PM Lecture
  • Professor Andrew Byrnes, University of New South Wales

Historically and in established positive law the power to make international law and to interpret it authoritatively has been a prerogative claimed and exercised primarily by States. It is commonplace to note that the formal and informal participation of non-State actors (including civil society actors) in the making of international law is to be seen in many areas. 

03-05
Jul
2014
12.00AM Conference
  • Hilary Charlesworth
  • BS Chimni
  • Dino Kritsiotis
  • Joseph Weiler

The 22nd Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Society of International Law (ANZSIL) will take place from Thursday, 3 July 2014 to Saturday, 5 July 2014 at University House at the Australian National University, hosted by the Centre for International and Public Law, ANU College of Law.

01-02
Jul
2014
12.00AM Conference

Experts, networks and international law

The international law societies of Australia and New Zealand, Canada, Japan and the United States of America (the 'Four Societies') have held four conferences bringing together early career scholars...

02
May
2014
2.00PM to 5.30PM
  • Professor Pierre d'Argent, Université Catholique de Louvain
  • Professor Donald R. Rothwell, ANU College of Law
  • Professor Donald K. Anton, ANU College of Law
  • Dr Sarah Heathcote, ANU College of Law
  • Dr Christopher Ward, Barrister, Wentworth Chambers

Please join the Centre for International & Public Law, ANU College of Law for a half-day symposium exploring the Differences between Timor-Leste and Australia in the Timor Gap. Two panels of experts will review the two cases currently...

11
Apr
2014
9.30AM to 4.00PM Conference
It is already clear that the 2013 Senate election will be seen as a landmark in Australian electoral history. A record number of candidates stood; the percentage of votes polled by parties already represented in the Parliament dropped significantly...
26
Mar
2014
6.00PM to 7.00PM Seminar
  • Professor David Sloss, Professor of Law, Santa Clara Law

In this seminar, Professor David Sloss discusses Chapter One – The Fujii Case – from his book The Power of Ideas: International human rights and constitutional tranformations.

In Fujii v. California, a Japanese...

17
Mar
2014
6.00PM to 7.00PM Lecture
  • Professor Gordon Anthony, Queens University Belfast

Political prisoners have long played a central – and controversial – role in the Northern Ireland peace process. From their early release under the terms of the Good Friday Agreement of 1998 through to a recent debate about a de facto immunity for ‘on...

13
Mar
2014
6.00PM to 7.00PM Workshop
  • Professor Gordon Anthony, Queens University Belfast

This workshop will consider the case of a non-UK national who had been living in Northern Ireland for more than forty years and was practicising as a lawyer when convicted of terror related offences. It will examine the legal difficulties he faced...

15
Nov
2013
5.30PM to 7.00PM Lecture
  • Professor Michael Coper, ANU College of Law The Australian National University

On the occasion of the 16th annual lecture, Professor Michael Coper takes a look at the man himself and his contribution to Australian legal and political life. How does his scholarship stand up today, when so much has changed in the legal and political landscape?

15
Nov
2013
Public Law Weekend
8.30AM to 5.00PM Conference

The Public Law Weekend, run by the Centre for International and Public Law, is one of Australia’s leading public law conferences. In 2013, it will focus on a range of important administrative law issues and developments, covering judicial review, tribunal decision-making, freedom of information, privacy and human rights.

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