Past events

10
Oct
2018
Gillian Triggs
6.30PM to 7.30PM Meet the Author series
  • Professor Gillian Triggs, Vice-Chancellor's Fellow at the University of Melbourne
  • Associate Professor Skye Saunders, ANU College of Law
  • Associate Professor Vivien Holmes, ANU College of Law

Gillian Triggs will be in conversation with Skye Saunders about Gillian's new book, Speaking Up. As President of the Human Rights Commission, Gillian Triggs advocated for the disempowered, the disenfranchised, and the marginalised. 

09
Oct
2018
ANU Law Your Global Passport
1.00PM to 2.00PM Law Student Lunch series
  • Lynette Williams, Clifford Chance LLP, London

The third lunch in the series features alumna Lynette Williams (MGovComLaw ’03), Global Director of Client & Market Development at law firm Clifford Chance LLP in London. 

04
Oct
2018
Frances Adamson
6.00PM to 7.30PM Public lecture
  • Frances Adamson, Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Frances Adamson, Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, will discuss the need to extend the rules-based international order to Space.

04
Oct
2018
Lorana Bartels
1.00PM to 2.00PM College seminar
  • Professor Lorana Bartels, University of Canberra

Australia’s prison population is at unprecedented levels, with over 42,000 people in full-time custody in March 2018.

04
Oct
2018
Act Law Society Flyer
10.30AM to 1.30PM Seminar
  • Maria Falas

In the lead up to Mental Health Week, the ACT Law Society is providing a free seminar presented by Maria Falas, Head of Mental Health and Wellbeing from OnePath Life Limited (legalsuper’s group insurer).

02
Oct
2018
ANU Law Your Global Passport
1.00PM to 2.00PM Law Student Lunch series
  • David Olsson, China Practice Consultant at King & Wood Mallesons

Are you unsure of where your ANU law degree can take you? Want to hear real advice from experienced professionals in the field?

28
Sep
2018
ANU LSS Social Justice dinner
6.00PM to 8.00PM Gala dinner
  • Julian Burnside AO QC,Melbourne based barrister, human rights and refugee advocate
  • Marion Lê AM, Registered Migration Agent and Human Rights advocate

The treatment of asylum seekers today in Australia can be considered one of Australia’s greatest social, moral and legal injustices.

25
Sep
2018
Professor Rosalind Croucher, President of the Australian Human Rights Commission
6.00PM to 7.00PM Lecture
  • Professor Rosalind Croucher, President of the Australian Human Rights Commission

The Freilich Foundation is pleased to invite you to this year's Alice Tay Lecture in Law and Human Rights.

24
Sep
2018
Daniel Ghezelbash
6.00PM to 7.00PM Public lecture
  • Dr Daniel Ghezelbash, Senior Lecturer, Macquarie Law School and Director of the Macquarie University Social Justice Clinic

In August, Italy’s Deputy Prime Minister explicitly stated that the country should follow Australia’s ‘Operation Sovereign Borders’ policy of not allowing asylum seekers who arrive by boat to enter Australia and apply for protection visas.

24
Sep
2018
Tokyo
5.00PM to 8.00PM Symposium
  • Professor Neil Boister, University of Canterbury
  • Professor Robert Cribb, Australian National University
  • Dr Kirsten Sellars, author

At the post-war Tokyo Tribunal, the Allied powers charged Japanese leaders with waging aggressive war, and committing war crimes against prisoners-ofwar and civilians. 

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