The Adelaide Law School is proud to announce the publication of Imagining Law: Essays in Conversation with Judtih Gardam, honouring the life and work of Professor Emeritus Judith Gardam. Judith Gardam has accomplished much in her professional life and is rightly acknowledged by scholars throughout the world as an expert in her many fields of […]

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The purpose of this event is to hear from a number of respected practitioners and academics who will share their insights on a diverse range of topics that are of high relevance to the tax profession and to facilitate the exchange of information between academia and industry. Topics covered will include: Tax and SMSF property […]

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Astronaut

Following on from the highly successful launch of this project in 2016, Prof Melissa de Zwart  and Prof Dale Stephens (RUMLAE) are looking for 4-5 student volunteers (UG or PG) who will undertake a research project related to Space Security from February-September 2017. You will work individually and collaboratively as part of a team (online) […]

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On 12 December 2016, Adelaide Law School’s Research Unit on Military Law and Ethics was pleased to host a public lecture by Mr Ryder McKeown, a visiting Canadian scholar.  His talk on Legalpolitik: legalised realism and a theory of international lawpower explored how international law is used as a form of power in its own […]

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On 7 and 8 December 2016, Adelaide Law School’s Research Unit on Military Law and Ethics co-hosted a conference with Australian Red Cross on Protecting Cultural Property in Armed Conflict: Obligations in War and Peace.  The conference attracted over 90 participants, many coming from Australia and overseas. Associate Professor Suzanne Le Mire, Dean, Adelaide Law […]

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The blockchain is the glue that is going to drive a productivity revolution across the globe on par with what Henry Ford did with the automobile… [it] is the most important innovation in fundamental architecture since the tubes of the internet were first developed.” (Australian Financial Review, 14 December 2015). University of Adelaide Interdisciplinary Block […]

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As 2016 draws to a close, the South Australian Law Reform Institute can reflect on an extremely busy but fruitful year. With the completion of a number of significant reports and the passage of legislation that implemented many of its recommendations, the Institute is pleased with the contribution it is making to the law and […]

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As the end of 2016 draws near, the Law School has finalised results for our students and is now looking to 2017. It has been a busy year. As part of our teaching programs, we have shepherded our students through another full year of academic endeavor. In our clinics we have assisted over 150 people […]

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The Adelaide Law School is delighted to announce that Professor Melissa de Zwart has accepted the offer of the position of Dean of Law from February 2017. Professor Melissa de Zwart has been part of the Adelaide Law School since 2011. She joined academia from legal practice in 1996, teaching in the undergraduate and postgraduate […]

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Dr Manuel Solis, a Lecturer at the Adelaide Law School, co-headed the first University delegation to the 22nd Conference of the Parties, UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC COP 22) held in Marrakech, Morocco, from 7 to 18 November 2016. Professor Andy Lowe (co-head of delegation) from the Faculty of Science and Professor Mike […]

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