UPCOMING EVENT: A Well-Founded Fear? Australian Refugee Law Update

Dr Matthew Stubbs, Chair of the Human Rights Committee of the Law Society of South Australia invites you to attend:

A Well-Founded Fear? Australian Refugee Law Update

A Discussion Panel Seminar on Refugee Rights and Changes to Refugee Laws

This seminar will address issues concerning refugee rights and changes in the global context. The speakers will discuss:

  • Changes resulting from the Expert Panel on Asylum Seekers’ recommendations and beyond;
  • Issues facing Migration Agents & Lawyers in this ever-changing legal environment;
  • Identifying juristictional error in refugee status determination; and
  • ‘Manus, Lifeboats & Lies’; Nauru & Manus Islands updates.

Chair: Emily Rutherford (Legal Services Commission)

Presenters: Libby Hogarth (Australian Migration Options), Rachael Gray (Howard Zelling Chambers), Claire O’Connor (Anthony Mason Chambers)

When: Wednesday 18 June 2014, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm (1.5 CPD Points)

Where: Law Society of South Australia, Professional Development Centre, Level 10, 178 North Terrace, Adelaide

Cost: Free, all are welcome

To register or for further information, please contact the Law Society Education Section on 08 8229 0200 or email:

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