All Forthcoming Events


September 2014


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Melbourne Law School Alumni Breakfast Seminar
7:15 am Tuesday 2 Sep 2014
Guest Speaker: Ms Janet Whiting Topic: 'The Role of a Director on Not For Profit Boards' THIS EVENT IS FULLY SUBSCRIBED

 
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CELRL Labour Law Seminar - The employer as fiduciary?
1:00 pm Wednesday 3 Sep 2014
In this seminar Associate Professor Murray will speak on the topic 'The employer as fiduciary?'

 
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The Marginalisation of Parliaments
6:30 pm Wednesday 3 Sep 2014
Examines the rise of reliance on executive power in Australia, its causes and its contribution to the marginalisation of Australian Parliaments

 
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2014 CMCL Medal: New Voices in Media Law Presentation Dinner
6:30 pm Wednesday 3 Sep 2014
Student Competition The CMCL Medal seeks succinct, innovative analyses of contemporary issues in media law. Written entries must be 3000-5000 words

 
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Book Launch and Evening Seminar - Constitutionalising Asia: Asian Constitutionalism or Constitutionalism in Asia?
5:30 pm Thursday 4 Sep 2014

 
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Refugees: A New Era of Forced Displacement : Current Crises and the Challenges of the Humanitarian Response
6:00 pm Monday 8 Sep 2014
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY SUBSCRIBED. A discussion of the current global displacement situation, the changing humanitarian landscape..

 
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JD Degree Partnerships Information Session
1:00 pm Tuesday 9 Sep 2014
Are you interested in undertaking a Degree Partnership with Cambridge, Oxford, NYU, or CUHK?

 
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'‘Society owes them much’ : ‘Veteran Defendants’ and Criminal Responsibility in Australia in the Twentieth Century'
Wednesday 10 Sep 2014

 
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“Subverting Democracy: Neo-liberalism, Narcissism and the Care Deficit” presented by Anne Manne
6:30 pm Wednesday 10 Sep 2014
Neo liberalism has produced a new ideal human type; the economically self-sufficient and unencumbered individual who has no responsibility for care. This distorts and subverts democracy

 
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'Current Issues in Australia’s Treatment of Refugees and Asylum-Seekers'
1:00 pm Thursday 11 Sep 2014
Current Issues in Australia’s Treatment of Refugees and Asylum-Seekers

 
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Miegunyah Distinguished Visiting Fellow Public Lecture: 'Conscience in England and Australia: Divided by a Common Private Law?'
6:30 pm Thursday 11 Sep 2014
Miegunyah Distinguished Visiting Fellow Public Lecture 'Conscience in England and Australia: Divided by a Common Private Law?'

 
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From Self-Assessment to Citizens’ Monitoring Governance and Public Administration in Vietnam
1:00 pm Friday 12 Sep 2014

 
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Sir George Turner Public Lecture: Religion and the Law
6:00 pm Wednesday 17 Sep 2014
In this lecture Lord Dyson MR considers the relationship between religions and the general law, not least how it is developing in the light of the European Convention on Human Rights.

 
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CCCS Seminar: Assessing Mass Surveillance: Is There a Fair ‘Balance’?
6:00 pm Wednesday 17 Sep 2014

 

October 2014


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Indonesia’s Presidential Election: Reform Challenges for the New Administration
5:30 pm Wednesday 8 Oct 2014
Join Dr Lubis as he looks at the increasingly divisive debate over democracy and Reformasi in Indonesia

 
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Melbourne JD - How to prepare for the LSAT
6:15 pm Wednesday 8 Oct 2014

 
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Supreme Court of Victoria Commercial Law Conference
2:00 pm Thursday 9 Oct 2014
Annual Conference on commercial law. This is a joint initiative of the Supreme Court of Victoria and Melbourne Law School.

 
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Cities in Global Governance - An International Law Perspective'
1:00 pm Tuesday 14 Oct 2014

 
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Protecting Australia’s Threatened Species and the Environment: Policy, Reform and Action
5:30 pm Wednesday 15 Oct 2014
This lecture will address what now needs to be acheieved so that the environment is protected through the law.

 
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Melbourne Law School Alumni Breakfast Seminar
7:15 am Tuesday 21 Oct 2014
Topic: 'Australia’s Supermarket Duopoly: Who is Being Served?' Speakers: Professor Allan Fels AO and Professor Caron Beaton-Wells THIS EVENT IS FULLY SUBSCRIBED

 
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MLS / HKULS Doctoral Forum
23 - 24 Oct 2014

 

November 2014


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Free Speech, Democracy and Disagreement
7:00 pm Tuesday 4 Nov 2014
Melbourne Law School Dean, Professor Carolyn Evans will argue that a nuanced understanding of the role and limits of free speech is needed to deal with the complexities of the modern world.

 
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2014 CILIS Islamic Studies Postgraduate Conference
11 - 12 Nov 2014
This conference aims to bring together postgraduate students around the world who are researching topics relating to Islam.

 

December 2014


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'2014 Melbourne Doctoral Forum on Legal Theory'
1 - 2 Dec 2014

 

February 2015


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Corporate Law Teachers Association Annual Conference 2015
1 - 3 Feb 2015

 

April 2015


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Conference: Contemporary Issues in Indian Public Law
10 - 12 Apr 2015
CALL FOR PAPERS: Faculty of Law (Oxford) and MLS joint-workshop on Contemporary Issues in Indian Public Law 10-11 April 2014