Please join me for the first John Bray Law Alumni Continuing Professions Development session on magistrates appeals, with guest speakers Lindy Powell QC and Ian Robertson SC. The Honourable Justice Lovell will chair the session where speakers will deal with how to present a magistrates appeal and best assist the Court. Magistrates Appeals are an […]

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  Author: Eloise Dibden, (soon-to-be) 5th Year Bachelor of Laws Student I recently completed a five-week placement at the SA Solicitor-General’s Office (SGO) headed by the Solicitor-General (SG), Dr Chis Bleby, as part of the Adelaide Law School’s Law & Justice Internship. For those unaware, the SG is the State’s highest legal officer, who advises […]

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Associate Professor Matthew Stubbs, a member of RUMLAE’s Management Board, spent the second half of 2018 on sabbatical as a Visiting Scholar at Stanford University’s WSD Handa Center for Human Rights and International Justice.   On 6 December, he gave a public lecture at Stanford entitled ‘Space Law and Human Rights: An Exploration of Regime Interactions on the […]

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Author: Monica Zanchetta, Wed 19th Dec I’m currently working at Denton’s under lawyer Ken Dai and his team who specialise in data protection law, compliance and anti-competition law.  As the largest governing regulations on data protection, the European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) are in English, and I’ve been put to study the […]

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Author: Will S Monday – back to work. We had a great weekend, most of which we spent together, adventuring around Shanghai. We were completely exhausted by Sunday night after seeing a lot of the French Concession and stumbling upon a little camera and photography museum (truly a hidden treasure). Today, being the beginning of […]

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Friday Week 2 – Author: Tyson I can’t believe I’ve now survived two full weeks. Working at Dentons is an absolute privilege and the work is very interesting, but it is a lot to handle. The partner I’m assigned to is the senior partner here and she works extremely hard all day, every day. It […]

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Author: Nicholas Garbas Wednesday, or ‘Hump Day’ to some (not me) started off well, my third consecutive wear out of my white business shirt meant I was in need of some express laundry services. After making my way through four different hotel staff I was finally able to secure some much-needed suds for my overworked […]

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The Adelaide Law School celebrated its 135th anniversary with a Gala Dinner at the Adelaide Town Hall on Saturday 24 November 2018. The event was hosted by Judge Katrina Bochner and Mr Ben Doyle. The formal address was presented by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Peter Rathjen. His speech, which was very warmly received by the audience, […]

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Monday 10th December, 2018 Author: Georgia Hamood-Smith Weekend Adventures: So far, it has been a challenging, exhausting, demanding and exhilarating time for the Adelaide Law School interns here in Shanghai! (Yes, all four adjectives needed for a context of our emotions). From uncertainty at the beginning of last week; Did we get off at the […]

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Author: Josh Claridge Friday 7th December 2018 As Friday comes to a close, so does our first full week as interns, at our respective Chinese law firms. The general consensus of the group is positive, regardless of long hours and adapting to a completely different system of law. My personal experience has been great. I […]

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