Dr Nengye Liu and Dr Michelle Lim with Prof Alexander Proless and Research Associate Valentin Schatz

Adelaide Law School scholars Dr Nengye Liu and Dr Michelle Lim have been visitors at the Institute for Environmental and Technical Law (IUTR), Trier University, Germany for most of December 2017. Dr Nengye Liu is currently conducting the German component of the project “Conservation of Marine Living Resources in the Polar Regions” at the Institute. […]

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The Adelaide Law School acknowledged the long service and dedication of The Hon Tom Gray on the Adelaide Law School Advisory Board, at a reception held on Tuesday 12 December.  The Hon Tom Gray will continue his involvement with the Adelaide Law School by supporting our students.

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Deputy Dean and Associate Professor Lorne Neudorf appeared as an expert witness on 7 December before the Parliament of Canada’s Standing Joint Committee for the Scrutiny of Regulations at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Canada. In his opening statement before Senators and MPs, Associate Professor Neudorf highlighted the importance of legislative oversight of delegated lawmaking powers […]

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Academic staff from the Adelaide Law School attended the inaugural UNSW Legal Education Conference in December 2017.  The theme of the conference was “Research in Legal Education: State of the Art?” and involved presenters from Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Denmark, the UK, Canada, the US and Brazil. The keynote speakers across the two days […]

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A report into South Australia’s family inheritance laws recommends changes that would help give greater emphasis to the wishes of a will-maker, and prevent greedy family members from making undeserving claims against their relative’s estate. The report – by the independent South Australian Law Reform Institute based at the University of Adelaide – seeks to […]

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On 11-12 September a large group of academics from around Australia attended the Indigenous Cultural Competency (ICC) in Law: Deliberating Future Directions Workshop in Melbourne, a cross-institutional project of UNE, UTS, RMIT University, ANU and QUT.  Adelaide Law School was represented by Dr Francesco de Zwart, Lecturer and the Faculty of the Professions by Christopher […]

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LAW Come along to our Careers in Law event! This event will give you the opportunity to get a real taste of what it is like to be a Bachelor of Laws student at Adelaide and you will have the opportunity to also WIN an Apple Watch!* Event Details: Date:               Tuesday 5 December 2017 […]

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          Today was the last full day of our Study Tour in Shanghai. We began the day with a lecture on Chinese Security Law, presented by Charlie Xiao-Chuan Weng who is a current lecturer at both Shanghai Jiao Tong University and the University of New South Wales. We learnt about the […]

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                          We started the day with a lecture by Professor Zhang Ge on Chinese Law and Development. We were told that China has undergone rapid economic and social growth since Deng Xiaoping instigated the opening up policy in 1978. Consequently, the law in […]

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After two action-packed days of day trips over the weekend, we returned to Jiao Tong University today to continue our lectures. Jiao Tong Professor Xu Xiaobing gave us an introduction to Foreign Investment Law in China, a particularly important subject given China is now the second largest receiver of foreign investment in the world, and […]

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