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 Seminars

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.

Mabo v State of Queensland (No 2)

22 September 2016 5:15pm7:00pm
Lecture four—Leading Cases of the Common Law—Mabo v State of Queensland (No 2) (1992) 175 CLR 1 will be presented by The Hon Margaret White AO on 22 September 2016.

Wigs at the Bar

21 September 2016 6:00pm8:00pm
Wigs at the Bar is JATL's annual networking event for students who aspire to a career at the bar.

Sitting ’S'kills

19 September 2016 12:30pm1:15pm
A TCB Wellness event with experts sharing their knowledge and advice.

UQ Sir Harry Gibbs Lecture presented by the Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG

12 September 2016 6:00pm8:30pm
The University of Queensland Law Society presents “Sir Harry Gibbs – Representative Democracy and the Marriage Plebiscite” by the Honourable Michael Kirby AC CMG.

UQ Law Lecture presented by The Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG

12 September 2016 12:00pm2:00pm
The TC Beirne School of Law proudly presents “After the High Court of Australia: the Growing Globalisation of Law” by the Honourable Michael Kirby AC CMG.

2016 Richard Cooper Memorial Lecture

8 September 2016 5:30pm7:30pm
This year's lecture is titled The South China Sea Arbitration: the influence of law on sea power? presented by special guest speaker Associate Professor Douglas Guilfoyle.

Alumni Lecture Series - September

7 September 2016 12:00pm1:45pm
The Faculty of Business, Economics and Law warmly invites you to reserve your place at the upcoming UQ Alumni Lecture featuring Jamie Pherous (BCom '88), Managing Director at Corporate Travel Management.

HSF Grad Life: Excelling with Legal Research

1 September 2016 12:00pm1:00pm
Pick up valuable practical research tips from leading international law firm, Herbert Smith Freehills.

Movie Night with the Dean of Law and UQILS

30 August 2016 6:00pm8:00pm
Join Professor Sarah Derrington for popcorn and a screening of “All Rise”.

The Pacific Colonial Shadow: New Approaches

20 August 2016 9:00am4:15pm
School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry (HAPI) One-Day Seminar

Screening of Peace Unveiled

19 August 2016 2:30pm4:30pm
The free screening of 'Peace Unveiled' (by PBS), a documentary about three Afghan women at the forefront of negotiating women's rights in Afghanistan, will be followed by a Panel discussion with distinguished guests and Q&A with the audience.

The Colonial Shadow: Reconfiguring Governance for Conflict Management in Solomon Islands

19 August 2016 12:00pm1:00pm
Presenter: Dr Morgan Brigg (Senior Lecturer, School of Political Science and International Studies)

Pro Bono Centre Information Session

18 August 2016 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.