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Adelaide Law School Team Results – ALSA Competitions

Congratulations to our student teams who competed in the recent ALSA Competitions. Results of our students teams are: Championship Moot team: Sam Beer and Henry Materne-Smith, won the ALSA competition. The Justices judging the competition were extremely impressed with their skill and we will be bringing home the trophy! IHL Moot team: Kellie Elmes and […]

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Seminar: The State, Private Property and Squatting in American Law

Date: 8 July 2019 Time: 1:30-2:30pm Venue: Moot Court, Ligertwood Building, Adelaide Law School Join Professor Marc Roark to discuss a case study applying concepts of scale to the application of state resources in the context of squatting. New York City in the U.S. and Barcelona Spain each have experienced significant squatter movements that have […]

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Seminar: The Changing Nature of Occupiers’ Liability: New Considerations for Designers, Security Professionals, Government and the Law

Date: 29 July 2019 Time: 1:30-2:30pm Venue: Moot Court, Ligertwood Building, Adelaide Law School Beginning in the United States and expanding across western democracies, courts increasingly are holding property owners and managers responsible for damages their occupants experienced due to crime and violence unfolding on their properties. Irrespective if a property is intended for broad […]

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Field Trip to Terramin

The Minerals and Energy Law students went on a field trip to the site of Terramin’s proposed gold mine at Woodside. Many thanks to Matt Daniel of Terramin for hosting a very informative visit.

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RUMLAE Director Visits US Army JAG School

Last week, Prof Dale Stephens (RUMLAE Director) visited the US Army JAG School located in Charlottesville, Virginia and was privileged to receive briefings on the organization and current activities of the JAG School by the Dean of the School, Colonel Randy Swansiger. Prof Stephens was also able to meet with two US Army JAG Officers, […]

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Re-Launch of Piper Alderman Moot Court

On 16 April 2019 the Adelaide Law School launched the inaugural Piper Alderman Moot Court display which celebrated the history, legacy & philanthropy of Sir Samuel Way and his role in the legal profession in SA. The inaugural display was opened by The Hon Catherine Branson AC QC and Professor Greg Taylor provided a brief […]

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Public Lecture: Formal Record and Courtroom Reality in Medieval England

A public lecture on ‘Formal Record and Courtroom Reality in Medieval England‘ by Paul Brand, recently retired professor of English Legal History at the University of Oxford. Paul is the leading authority on the common law and common lawyers in England and Wales during the century after Magna Carta. This lecture will draw upon already […]

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INSOL Academics Colloquium

Adelaide Law School’s PhD candidate Catherine Robinson (also an academic with the Faculty of Law at University of Technology, Sydney) gave a presentation in Singapore on 2 April at the pre-eminent international forum for insolvency academics, INSOL Academics Colloquium. Catherine’s presentation discussed the findings from her recent survey of Australian insolvency practitioners. Her PhD (supervised […]

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Barengi Gadjin Land Council Internship

By Elijah Caon Over summer I spent six weeks interning at Barengi Gadjin Land Council (BGLC), which is located in Horsham, in rural Victoria. This internship was set up by the Aurora Internship Program (www.auroraproject.com.au) which offers internships in the summer and winter breaks. Initially I was admittedly apprehensive about how I would manage in […]

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135 years of the Adelaide Law School

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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