Upcoming events

27
Sep
2017
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5.30PM to 7.30PM Panel discussion
  • Dr Dalma Demeter, University of Canberra
  • Patricia Holmes, Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade
  • Michael Johnson, Attorney-General's Department

Join the ANU International Law Society, in conjunction with the ACT Law Society and University of Canberra, for an evening of food, drinks, academic discussion and a chance to network with the professionals from DFAT and the Attorney-General's Department, lawyers in the private sector and international law practitioners.

28
Sep
2017
European Court of Human Rights
12.30PM to 1.30PM CIPL International Law Lunchtime Seminar
  • Dr Ryan Goss, ANU College of Law

Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights protects the right to a fair trial in civil and criminal proceedings. The Article 6 rights are the most heavily-litigated Convention rights before the European Court of Human Rights, generating a large and complex body of case law. 

03
Oct
2017
University of Melbourne
1.00PM to 2.00PM Future Students

ANU School of Legal Practice lecturers will be available to answer all of your PLT questions, and to talk to you about what the ANU GDLP can offer you by way of flexibility, electives, course start dates, compulsory courses and legal placement requirements.

04
Oct
2017
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12.30PM to 2.00PM Seminar
  • Professor Mary Jane Mossman, Osgoode Hall Law School, Toronto
  • Professor Margaret Thornton, ANU College of Law

‘Herculean Obstacles and Intrepid Complainants’: The Sex Discrimination Complaint at Osgoode Hall Law School, 1987–94.

This paper examines a legal challenge about systemic sex discrimination in an Ontario law school in the late 1980s in relation to the appointment of a new Dean.

04
Oct
2017
University of Canberra
5.45PM to 6.45PM Future Students

Hear from our GDLP lecturers about your PLT options and how you can complete your ANU GDLP to best suit you. We will also hear from our colleagues in the legal profession on tips and tricks to help you make decisions about the next step in your career.

05
Oct
2017
World currency
5.30PM to 7.00PM CIPL Seminar
  • International lawyer Stephane Brabant
  • AFP Commander Peter Crozier
  • Dr Kath Hall

Over recent years there has been a flurry of regulatory activity in relation to foreign bribery and corruption. Last year multi-national companies paid over $2.9 billion to resolve cases in the US, and Rolls Royce entered the largest deferred prosecution agreement in the UK for over $1.1 billion. 

10
Oct
2017
Unrequired reading list hero
6.30PM to 7.30PM Launch and panel discussion
  • Genevieve Jacobs, host of Mornings on ABC Radio canberra
  • Professor Stephen Bottomley, Dean, ANU College of Law

This list of books and films is an expression of our Law School’s values and a reminder that a well-rounded education does not come solely from prescribed texts and journals. Reading for pleasure, and broadening one's world view, can be a wonderful supplement to the benefits that an education and a career in the law provides.

12
Oct
2017
Stephen Gageler AC
6.00PM to 7.30PM Public lecture
  • Hon Justice Stephen Gageler AC

The Hon Justice Stephen Gageler AC will speak on the topic of Sir Robert Garran.

The Hon Justice Stephen John Gageler AC was appointed to the High Court in October 2012. At the time of his appointment he was Solicitor-General of...

18
Oct
2017
GDLP pop up
5.15PM to 6.15PM Future Students

If you are thinking about the next steps in your career, and what's next after graduation, please join us for this panel session to hear about what Practical Legal Training (PLT) is, why you need to do it, and how the ANU GDLP can work for you.

18
Oct
2017
Jenny Hocking
6.00PM to 7.00PM Lecture
  • Professor Jenny Hocking FASSA, Monash University

The dismissal of the Whitlam government by the Governor-General Sir John Kerr in 1975 remains one of the most contentious episodes in Australian politics. The history of the dismissal is no less contentious and has never been settled.

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