Past events

30
Aug
2018
Rachael Field
1.00PM to 2.00PM College seminar
  • Professor Rachael Field, Bond Law School

Research in Australia and America has shown that law students’ wellbeing may significantly decrease during their undergraduate degree. Implicit in such research is the assumption academic staff have a role to play in the maintenance of psychological wellbeing in their students.

29
Aug
2018
Group of ANU students sitting and talking
5.00PM to 6.30PM Panel discussion
  • Dr Stephen Tang, ANU College of Law
  • Associate Professor Kath Hall, ANU College of Law

In a joint endeavour between the ANU College of Law Wellbeing Initiative and law students, we are holding a panel event focusing on student wellbeing and the stigma around failure. 

29
Aug
2018
MAC protocol
4.30PM to 6.30PM Seminar
  • Bruce Whittaker, Ashurst
  • William Brydie-Watson, UNIDROIT
  • Ashna Taneja, Bird & Bird

The first Australian national consultation event regarding the MAC Protocol, a future international treaty that will facilitate efficient financing of high value mining, agricultural and construction equipment.

27
Aug
2018
Catherine Kessedjian
12.00PM to 1.00PM Lecture
  • Catherine Kessedjian, Professor Emerita, University Panthéon-Assas Paris II

The UNCITRAL has launched negotiations for the reform of investor-state dispute resolution to address states' concerns over a process that they feel has gotten out of hand. Professor Kessedjian will reflect on some of the criticism and discuss what solutions could be crafted to address them.

25
Aug
2018
Open Day Saturday 25 August 9am to 4pm
9.00AM to 4.00PM Annual event

At ANU Open Day, you'll see, hear and discover why the ANU College of Law is ranked 12th in the world for Law*, and how you can join over 19,000 graduates who are using their ANU law degree to make a difference in Australia and around the world.

23
Aug
2018
Whither academic freedom in Thailand?
1.00PM to 2.00PM CIPL Seminar
  • Dr Craig Reynolds, Honorary Professor, School of Culture, History & Language, ANU College of Asia & the Pacific
  • Professor Anthony Connolly, ANU College of Law and ANU Academic Board
  • Sarah Bishop, PhD candidate, ANU College of Law

The criminal trial of a senior Thai academic along with four others that commenced this July 2018 has thrown a sharp spotlight on conditions in Thailand’s universities since the military seized government there in 2014.

23
Aug
2018
Sean Murphy
11.00AM to 12.00PM CIPL Monthly Seminar
  • Sean Murphy, Manatt/Ahn Professor of International Law, George Washington University Law School

In 2014, the UN International Law Commission embarked on the drafting of articles for what may become a new Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of Crimes against Humanity. In 2017, the Commission completed a first draft of the project, consisting of a preamble, fifteen articles, and an annex, with commentary.

22
Aug
2018
3MT Justine Poon speaking
11.00AM to 12.00PM Presentation
  • Likim Ng
  • Alice Taylor

The Three Minute Thesis is an international competition for higher degree research students to showcase their research.

21
Aug
2018
Julia Powles and Will Bateman
5.30PM to 6.30PM In conversation
  • Dr Julia Powles, New York University School of Law
  • Mr Will Bateman, ANU College of Law

Artificial intelligence and automation have been spruiked as critical parts of public sector reform.

21
Aug
2018
Rosalind Dixon
1.00PM to 2.00PM College seminar
  • Professor Rosalind Dixon, UNSW

Much recent work has focused on the ways in which liberal democratic constitutionalism can be eroded from within, including by manipulating law and the tools of constitutional change. Courts are often seen as an indispensable protection for a democratic constitutional order, and there are indeed examples of courts guarding against abusive forms of constitutional and legal change.

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