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The John Bray Law Alumni Network warmly invites you and your colleagues and friends to the 2014 John Bray Oration, to be delivered on Wednesday 24th September 2014 by The Honourable Dr Margaret J White AO. Dr White is a retired Judge of the Queensland Court of Appeal and an Adelaide Law School graduate. Earlier [...]

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The Adelaide Law School’s Work and Employment Regulation research group and the SA Chapter of the Australian Labour Law Association invite you to a seminar on temporary labour migration in Australia. The 457 Visa – The Federal Government Report and Response The 457 Visa has been subject to considerable revision since its inception in 1996. [...]

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The Adelaide Law School has held a well received seminar on the High Court’s recent decision in Commonwealth Bank v Barker, which concerned the scope of an employer’s obligation to act in a fair, reasonable or co-operative way towards its employees. The seminar, organised by the School’s Work and Employment Regulation research group in conjunction [...]

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This semester the Next Steps Seminar Series has been a prominent feature of the Law School timetable. This Series is convened by Dr Joanna Howe, in conjunction with the AULSS, and seeks to provide our students with the inside knowledge on how to best pursue their professional careers post Law School and with crucial contacts [...]

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On 11th and 12th September, the Adelaide Law School hosted 9 prospective PhD students from around Australia. Of the many Tthat applied, 9 students were accepted to attend the workshop to learn about the potential postgraduate opportunities that Adelaide offers. We thoroughly enjoyed having the prospective students visit Adelaide, and we look forward to seeing [...]

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The Adelaide Law School are thrilled to announce that Mark Giancaspro and Franc de Zwart were presented with PhDs from the University of Adelaide on Wednesday 17th September. Congratulations on this milestone, you should be very proud.

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Gaining first-hand experience working at an overseas human rights organisation can help students develop their legal skills and confidence as well as improve their broader awareness of global issues.  At the same time, internships provide students with an opportunity to contribute back to the community. Through its International Human Rights Internship Programme, the Adelaide Law [...]

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This week the Federal Government released its report ‘Robust New Foundations’, which provides a reform agenda for Australia’s 457 visa program. University of Adelaide Law School academic, Dr Joanna Howe, was quoted extensively by the report’s authors. In particular, her proposal that Australia move to an independent labour market testing model for the 457 visa [...]

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The Adelaide Law School’s Work and Employment Regulation research group and the SA Chapter of the Australian Labour Law Association invite you to a seminar on the High Court’s landmark ruling in Commonwealth Bank v Barker: Mutual Trust and Confidence in the Employment Relationship: The High Court Decides The High Court has just handed down [...]

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The Centre for Employment and Labour Relations Law at the Melbourne Law School and the Fair Work Commission are pleased to invite you to a Workplace Relations Education Series Lecture being held on Tuesday 23 September at 1pm. Professor Andrew Stewart (University of Adelaide) and Dr Meg Smith (University of Western Sydney) will present the [...]

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The Uniform Evidence Act represents an important Australian law reform. It is the product of the only modern systematic review of the common law rules of evidence in Australia; and its adoption in the Commonwealth, Victoria, New South Wales, Norfolk Island, Tasmania, the ACT and the NT brings welcome consistency to evidence law throughout much [...]

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