Events

Private law's revolutionaries: authors, codifiers and merchants?

28 June 2018 5:15pm
Presented by Professor Hector MacQueen, Edinburgh Law School
Aerial view of ship in port

International Maritime Law Arbitration Moot

29 June 2018 9:00am3 July 2018 5:00pm
Participate or visit the International Maritime Law Arbitration Moot hosted at The University of Queensland for law students worldwide.
John Gardner

What Discrimination is Not

4 July 2018 12:00pm1:30pm
John Gardner FBA on the meaning of discrimination versus other terms, that are used as if they are synonyms for discrimination when they are not.
Professor John Gardner

Damages without Duty

5 July 2018 3:00pm4:30pm
Presented by John Gardner, Senior Research Fellow at All Souls College, Oxford

Humanitarian Arguments in Debates about International Arms Control

13 July 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
Associate Professor Rain Liivoja, TC Beirne School of Law, addresses humanitarian concerns which underpin much of contemporary arms control law.
3MT

Law School 3MT Competition 2018

20 July 2018 10:00am11:00am
In the space of one stimulating and highly-entertaining hour you will hear from the Law School’s PhD students presenting their theses in a snappy and engaging three minute presentation.
Research Seminar Series

Victims who kill: Improving section 45 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 (E and W)

20 July 2018 11:30am1:00pm
Presented by Associate Professor Nicola Wake
Ricjhard Bourke at SydneyTEDx

Cocktail Function with Richard Bourke

30 July 2018 5:30pm
Richard Bourke has worked on numerous trials and appeals opposing the death penalty in the United States. As director of the Louisiana Capital Assistance Center, Richard is a leading advocate for change to a system that inflicts its worst injustices on people who are poor and predominantly from disadvantaged backgrounds.

Intangible Machines: A History of Patent Protection for Computer Programs

3 August 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor Brad Sherman on patent law and software.
Seminar 3

Seminar 3: Constitutional Law - "Who is Afraid of Proportionality?"

9 August 2018 5:15pm6:45pm
Speaker: Professor Adrienne Stone, University of Melbourne
Commentator: The Hon. Chief Justice Catherine Holmes, Chief Justice of Queensland
Chair: The Hon. Justice Glenn Martin AM, Supreme Court of Queensland

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Lethal Autonomous Robots and the Plight of the Noncombatant

14 June 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
Ronald C. Arkin, College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, on the role of lethal autonomous robotic systems in warfare.
The June [Global] Connection

The June [Global] Connection

7 June 2018 5:30pm8:30pm
Hosted around the world in various cities, these casual events are a great opportunity to create new friendships, reignite old associations, and connect with like-minded professionals.
Jessup 2018

"All Rise" Film Screening

24 May 2018 5:30pm8:30pm
Screening of the documentary film about the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition.
​​The Hon Mr Justice Andrew Cheung

Immigration, Torture Claimants and Right to Family Life

21 May 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Presenter: Hon Mr Justice Andrew Cheung, Chief Judge of the High Court, Hong Kong
Research Seminar Series

The Gestalt of Autonomous Systems

18 May 2018 3:00pm4:30pm
Presented by Professor Thomas Burri
Restitution - A New Start

Restitution - A New Start

18 May 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Professor Lionel Smith, Faculty of Law, McGill University
Seminar 2

Seminar 2: Fiduciary Law - "Prospective Fiduciary Duties"

17 May 2018 5:15pm6:45pm
Speaker: Professor Lionel Smith, McGill University Canada
Commentator: The Hon. Justice Derrington, Federal Court of Australia
Chair: Dominic O’Sullivan QC

Life at the Bar

16 May 2018 5:00pm6:00pm
Panel Event: What you need to know about going to the Bar

Guns and judges - Antonin Scalia and the right to bear arms

3 May 2018 5:15pm
Presented by the Hon Justice Glenn Martin AM, for the Supreme Court Library of Queensland
Indigenous Foods

Indigenous Food Experience

1 May 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
All international students studying at TCB are invited on a tasting journey through indigenous foods, cooking techniques and culture.
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UQLS Buddy Game Night Out

30 April 2018 5:00pm
Meet buddies, connect with others in the law school community, and get some great advice about how to successfully make your way through mid-semester.  Pizza and snacks are included!

Reimagining IP Law

26 April 2018 6:00pm8:00pm
Presenter: Ms Jocelyn Bosse, PhD student at the TC Beirne School of Law and a former Treasurer of ALPSA
Mandate or Market? International Organisations and the Private Sector

Mandate or Market? International Organisations and the Private Sector

26 April 2018 3:00pm4:30pm
Presented by Professor Jan Klabbers, University of Helsinki
Research Seminar Series

Experiences of the Referendum Council and Constitutional Reform

20 April 2018 3:00pm4:30pm
Presented by Professor Megan Davis

Women in Law 2018

19 April 2018 5:30pm7:30pm
This event is an opportunity for UQ School of Law women students, alumnae and friends to engage in an invigorating discussion about career development with a panel of successful women from the legal industry.

Natural Law in the 21st Century

18 April 2018 6:00pm8:00pm
Presenter: Professor Jonathan Crowe, Bond University

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