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A Stocktake of the Personal Property Securities Act

Associate Prof David Brown Recently presented to the ACT Law Society on a stocktake of  The Personal Property Securities Act (PPSA): Now we are 6 – a stocktake of issues.  The PPSA and the PPSR have been in operation for 6 years now, and we have seen amendments to the original legislation, some significant cases, […]

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Biodiversity Planning and Regional Australia Study Tour Day 2

Day 2 Andamooka’s moon like landscape, trapping bettongs at the Arid Recovery Centre at Roxby Downs, campfire classroom, and a tour of the huge Olympic Dam mining site extracting copper, gold, silver and uranium.  

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Call for student volunteers: Space Security Index project

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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English Law, Culture, Governance & Society Workshop (1680s – 1760s) : 15 -16 September

This two-day interdisciplinary workshop will address some key themes of  ‘A New History of Law in Post-Revolutionary England’ (ARC DP160100265). Seeking to recover and reassess the history of English law, broadly conceived, over the seven decades following the Glorious Revolution of 1688-8, the results of this project will appear as Volume IX in the Oxford […]

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Dr Manuel Solis presents paper at the 14th IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Colloquium in Oslo, Norway

Dr Manuel Solis, a Lecturer at the Adelaide Law School, was invited to present his paper at the 14th IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Colloquium held in Oslo, Norway, from 20 to 25 June 2016. The theme of the Colloquium is ‘The Environment in Court – Environmental protection in the national and international courts, tribunals, […]

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Adelaide Legal Outreach Service Update

The Adelaide Legal Outreach Service (ALOS) commenced the year with a full day of appointments with both existing and new clients. We continue to assist clients in housing matters, and in particular with bond issues. Interestingly, we have seen both landlords and tenants seeking advice. Of particular interest was the assistance provided to a client […]

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Research 21 Series – The Relevance of Hannah Arendt: On Judgement and Responsibility Presented by Peter Burdon

Research 21 Series The Faculty of the Professions takes as its guiding principle ‘leading thought into leading practice’. Our Research 21 Lecture Series demonstrate to the wider community how our research is leading the way from leading thought to leading practice in addressing the challenges posed by 21st Century globalised life. The Relevance of Hannah […]

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The 457 Visa – The Federal Government Report and Response Seminar

The Adelaide Law School’s Work and Employment Regulation research group and the SA Chapter of the Australian Labour Law Association invite you to a seminar on temporary labour migration in Australia. The 457 Visa – The Federal Government Report and Response The 457 Visa has been subject to considerable revision since its inception in 1996. […]

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Next Steps Seminar Series with Dr Joanna Howe

This semester the Next Steps Seminar Series has been a prominent feature of the Law School timetable. This Series is convened by Dr Joanna Howe, in conjunction with the AULSS, and seeks to provide our students with the inside knowledge on how to best pursue their professional careers post Law School and with crucial contacts […]

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The Honourable Michael Kirby: ‘Sixty Years of Lawyering: Lessons Learned’

On the Friday 2nd of May The Honourable Michael Kirby delivered a lecture to current Law Students on his lessons learned over his distinguished career. The lecture created great excitement at the law school; there was literally standing room only in the theatre. The Honourable Michael Kirby delivered his lecture on the topic of ‘Sixty […]

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