Upcoming events

    • 02 Oct 2018
    • 5:30 PM
    • Lecture Theatre 1, University of Tasmania, Hobart
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    Professor Tim McCormack will deliver the lecture 'Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Are we Asking Too Much of the International Criminal Court?'

    Expectations of the institution of the Court have never been higher and yet the limitations - particularly to the Court's jurisdiction - have never been more exposed.The 20th anniversary of the opening for signature of the Rome Statute is an opportune time to reflect on the institution of the Court, its major achievements to date and some of the critical challenges it faces in the next phase of its history. 

    Please see the attached flyer for further information

    • 04 Oct 2018
    • 5:15 PM
    • Banco Court, Level 3, Queen Elizabeth II Courts of Law, 415 George Street, Brisbane
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    The Hon Phillip Cummins AM will deliver a lecture on "Litigation Funding: Access and Ethics". Mr Cummins is the Chair of the Victorian Law Reform Commission which has published its Discussion Paper on "Access to Justice: Litigation Funding and Group Proceedings".

    The Hon Justice Sarah Derrington has agreed to give a commentary. The Australian Law Reform Commission, of which her Honour is the President, is conducting an inquiry into class action proceedings and third party litigation funders.

    The event will be held in the Banco Court of the Supreme Court of Queensland, Level 3, Queen Elizabeth II Courts of Law, 415 George Street, Brisbane.

    Please see the attached flyer for further information.  

    • 18 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • Court One, Federal Court of Australia, Level 8, Commonwealth Law Courts, 305 William Street Melbourne
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    The Australian Academy of Laws' seventh annual Patron’s Address will be delivered by The Rt. Honourable Dame Sian Elias, GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand. The address will review directions for the future in what may be seen as a period of transitional justice. 

    The seventh annual Patron's Address will be held at Court one, Federal Court of Australia, Level 8, Commonwealth Law Courts, 305 William Street Melbourne on Thursday 18 October 2018

    Please register by Monday 15 October 2018

    Please see the attached flyer for further information. 


    • 01 Mar 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Harvard University

    Harvard University is seeking to appoint a distinguished scholar to the Gough Whitlam and Malcolm Fraser Chair in Australian Studies for the 2020–2021 academic year. The Australian Nominating Committee encourages applications from outstanding Australians in mid-career as well as those further advanced. It also strongly encourages applications from women and under-represented groups. Shortlisted candidates will be identified by the Australian Nominating Committee for internal review by the Harvard Committee on Australian Studies. Candidates who are qualified to teach in a department, degree program or field of study offered in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences are particularly encouraged.

    For further information please see the attached flyer.

     

     

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