This page lists events hosted by UQ Law or events hosted by organisations with which we have an affiliation. 

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Current Legal Issues is a high-profile series of seminars on contemporary legal issues. Each seminar has been accredited for CPD purposes by the Queensland Bar Association and Queensland Law Society.

Natural Law in the 21st Century

18 April 2018 6:00pm8:00pm
Presenter: Professor Jonathan Crowe, Bond University
Cartels, Optimal Enforcement and Theories  in Competition Law

Cartels, Optimal Enforcement and Theories in Competition Law

27 March 2018 9:00am10:00pm
This event commemorates the research conducted by Laura Guttuso a former, outstanding TC Beirne School of Law PhD candidate, who died suddenly before completing her PhD thesis.
Networking for New Legal Professionals

Networking for New Legal Professionals - Mixer

26 March 2018 5:30pm7:30pm
Practice your newly acquired networking skills from the Networking for New Legal Professionals Workshop with a diverse range of organisations ranging from private firms, government, not-for-profit organizations, and the bar.
Seminar 1

Seminar 1: Criminal Evidence - "Whatever Happened to Weissensteiner - the Person and the Principle?"

22 March 2018 5:15pm6:45pm
Speaker: The Hon. Justice Soraya Ryan, Supreme Court of Queensland
Chair: The Hon. Justice Walter Sofronoff, President of the Court of Appeal
Commentator: Professor Jill Hunter, University of New South Wales
Artificial intelligence

AI 101 Session

16 March 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
Artificial intelligence (AI) 101
Interpreting UNDRIP – Theoretical Dimensions

Interpreting UNDRIP – Theoretical Dimensions

15 March 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Presenter: Dwight Newman

Australian Bush Buddies

13 March 2018 1:30pm3:30pm
International law students are invited to a hands-on Australian wildlife experience.
Professor Simone Degeling

Distributing Class Action Settlements: Unjust Enrichment?

9 March 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Professor Simone Degeling, Faculty of Law, UNSW
Pro Bono Centre

Pro Bono Centre Information Session

7 March 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
All law students are invited to attend an hour information session to learn about doing pro bono work through the UQ Pro Bono Centre.
Research Seminar Series

It’s all about the money: a transsystemic mapping of free trade law

2 March 2018 3:00pm4:00pm
Presented by Professor Csongor István Nagy

First Year Law Students Gelato Welcome

22 February 2018 5:30pm7:30pm
Who said law school was all about studying?! Join your fellow first year law students along with academic staff for a gelato.
Postgraduate Welcome

Postgraduate Welcome Reception

14 February 2018 5:30pm7:30pm
Join fellow postgraduate students and law school staff for this informal welcome reception.

The Undue Influence of Undue Influence Law

14 February 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
The Undue Influence of ‘Non-Australian’ Undue Influence Law on Australian Undue Influence Law: Has Johnson v Buttress Been Overruled, Sub Silentio?
Presenter: Professor Rick Bigwood, The University of Queensland
First Year Court Visit O-Week

Undergraduate Supreme Court Visit for First Year Law Students

13 February 2018 8:00am5:00pm
Compulsory for all first year law students.
International Postgraduate Coursework Academic Advising Session

International Postgraduate Coursework Academic Advising Session

12 February 2018 1:00pm2:30pm
Compulsory for all international students enrolling in postgraduate coursework law programs.
LLB Welcome for First Year Law Students O-Week 2018

LLB Welcome for First Year Law Students

12 February 2018 9:00am11:00am
Compulsory for all first year law students. 
HDR Milestone

The Laws of Exorcism: A Comparative Study of Religiously Motivated Homicide

9 February 2018 2:00pm3:00pm
Behnaz Zarrabi, Thesis Review
Roundtable Discussion
HDR Milestone

An Historico-Legal Study of the Defamation Act 1958 (NSW)

9 February 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
David Galbraith, Thesis Review
Oral Presentation