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Launch of ILLUMINATE: A Law Podcast Series

The Law School is pleased to announce the launch of our ILLUMINATE: A podcast series about the law. Illuminate is a short, fun and easy-to-understand podcast series which aims to shine a light on the law. Please go ahead and listen and share amongst your  colleagues, friends and family. You will find the podcast playlist […]

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Five Adelaide Law School Academics presented at the University of Adelaide’s Festival of Learning and Teaching

Five Adelaide Law School Academics presented at the University of Adelaide’s Festival of Learning and Teaching event on Friday 20th July. Associate Professor Matthew Stubbs and Cornelia Koch presented with Azaara Perakath, former Principles of Public Law student and PASS leader for Principles of Public Law since 2015. Their presentation was entitled ‘Technology-Enabled Assessment and […]

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The History of Adelaide Law School

Pioneering the teaching of law The University of Adelaide is one of a small group of institutions which pioneered the teaching of law in the English tradition as a university discipline in the nineteenth century. When legal studies began on the North Terrace campus in April 1883 there was only one other fully fledged Law […]

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Cornelia Koch attends the 2018 Conference of the Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA)

Last week, Cornelia Koch attended the 2018 Conference of the Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA). The conference theme was  ‘(Re)Valuing Higher Education’. Cornelia participated in a pre-conference workshop on ‘Lights, Camera, Action: Best Practice in Creating Instructor-Made Videos (IMVs)’, to inform her use of videos in blended learning in her undergraduate […]

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James Morgan wins the Law Foundation of South Australia’s Law & Justice Essay Prize

Recent law graduate James Morgan (formerly James Goh) has won the Law & Justice Essay Prize from the Law Foundation of South Australia. James’s prize winning essay entitled ‘Securing the Administrative Appeals Tribunal’s Independence: Tenure and Mechanisms of Appointment’ had originally been written for the Public Law Internship elective (now Law and Justice Internship). The […]

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Same Sex Marriage and LGBTIQ Rights in Comparative Perspective symposium

On Friday 4 May 2018, Adelaide Law School presented a symposium on ‘Same Sex Marriage and LGBTIQ Rights in Comparative Perspective’, as part of its Comparative Law Annual Series. The symposium was organised by the postgraduate students in Advanced Comparative Law and supported by a Diversity and Inclusion Grant from the Faculty of the Professions […]

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Congratulations to Professors Melissa de Zwart, Dale Stephens and Associate Professor Matthew Stubbs elected to the International Institute of Space Law (IISL)

  Adelaide Law School warmly congratulates Professors Melissa de Zwart, Dale Stephens and Associate Professor Matthew Stubbs who have been elected to the International Institute of Space Law (IISL) Founded in 1960, the International Institute of Space Law (IISL) is an independent non-governmental organisation dedicated to fostering the development of space law. The membership of […]

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Networking opportunity for our Adelaide Law Students

On Wednesday 9 May, a group of Adelaide University students, including a number from the Law School, attended a networking and engagement event at the Adelaide offices of the Adelaide Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) and Australian Energy Regulator (AER). The event, organised by commercial law lecturer Dr Mark Giancaspro, was designed to bridge the […]

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Book Launch – Neoliberalism and the Biblical Voice: Owning and Consuming

On 18 March, Professor Melissa De Zwart, Dean of the Adelaide Law School, and Associate Professor Stephen Downs, ACU Faculty of Theology, launched Paul Babie and Michael Trainor, Neoliberalism and the Biblical Voice: Owning and Consuming (Routledge, 2018).  Paul Babie is Professor of Law, Adelaide Law School, and Michael Trainor is Senior Lecturer, ACU Faculty […]

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Adelaide Law scholar discusses regime complex for Antarctica in San Francisco

Dr Nengye Liu was recently invited to present in a panel ‘Institutional and Legal Dynamics of Antarctic Governance in a Changing World’ at the International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention, San Francisco. This is the largest international studies conference in the world with more than 5000 participants annually. Dr Liu presented a paper ‘A Bull […]

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