Events

Law PHD presentation

Registration, recording and noting of native title in Australia

4 October 2018 2:00pm3:00pm
Jennifer Jude, Thesis Review
Presentation
Law PHD presentation

Native title compensation in Australia

3 October 2018 10:00am11:00am
William Isdale, Thesis Review
Presentation
Jason Chin

Open science in the courtroom (and its role in criminal justice)

21 September 2018 3:00pm4:00pm
Both science and expert evidence law are undergoing significant changes. In this article, the authors compare these two movements – the open science movement and the evidence-based evidence movement.
Seminar 4

Seminar 4: "Jury Directions, the Struggle for Simplicity and Clarity"

20 September 2018 5:15pm6:45pm
Speaker: The Hon. Justice Virginia Bell AC, High Court of Australia
Chair: The Hon. Justice Roslyn Atkinson AO, Supreme Court of Queensland
Commentator: Professor Jonathan Clough, Monash University

2018 MinterEllison Sir Harry Gibbs Lecture

Cancelled
17 September 2018 6:45pm8:30pm
Guest speaker: Noel Pearson
Forgan Smith Building

2018 Law Reunion

15 September 2018 3:00pm5:30pm
The 2018 Law Reunion Reception is being held on Saturday 15th September at The University of Queensland, which will followed by an optional dinner.
Join all years celebrating a reunion, being 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50+.

Biometrics, Privacy and the Law

13 September 2018 5:30pm7:00pm
This panel discussion will explore current biometrics applications in Australia, the laws that regulate them and how, in a time of increasing complexity, citizens can engage in policy debate on the rapid advancement of technology.

Fabricating Trust: Trademarks, Labels, and the Legal Definition of Food Workshop

12 September 2018 2:00pm5:30pm
Fabricating Trust: Trademarks, Labels, and the Legal Definition of Food Workshop

The Business of Sport & Sports Law course

12 September 2018 9:00am13 September 2018 5:00pm
This 2-day course focuses on the basic principles involved in the legal regulation and governance of sports in addition to commercialisation of sports.

Australian Bush Buddies

11 September 2018 12:30pm2:30pm
All international law students are invited to meet some Australian wildlife for a hands-on experience.

The Irish convict doctor who delivered Dick Atkin—Dr O’Doherty

30 August 2018 5:15pm7:00pm
Presented by the Hon Justice Patrick Keane AC

Emerging Issues in Expert Evidence

30 August 2018 3:30pm7:00pm
An interdisciplinary colloquium, presenting emerging issues from the perspective of barristers, academics, forensic scientists, and psychologists.
Forgan Smith Building

Law School Parent Open House 2018

Cancelled
29 August 2018 5:30pm7:30pm
Professor Patrick Parkinson AM, Dean of Law and Head of the TC Beirne School of Law cordially invites parents and guardians to an Open House.

Law Futures Centre Seminar Series: Organisational Vicarious Liability

23 August 2018 5:30pm
Presented by Christian Witting, Professor of Private Law at Queen Mary University of London and Visiting Professor at the National University of Singapore.

Rule of Law or Ruled by Law?

13 August 2018 6:00pm
What are the human rights and legal implications for Palestinian children living under Israeli military law in the West Bank?
Research Seminar Series

Constitutional Unamendability and Comparative Method

10 August 2018 3:00pm4:30pm
Presented by Professor Adrienne Stone
3MT

BEL 3MT Competition 2018

10 August 2018 2:00pm3:30pm
In the space of one stimulating and highly-entertaining hour you will hear from the BEL Faculty’s PhD students presenting their theses in a snappy and engaging three minute presentation.
Seminar 3

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

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

Intangible Machines: A History of Patent Protection for Computer Programs

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

UQ Deaths in Custody Project Launch

1 August 2018 6:00pm8:00pm
Debbie Kilroy OAM and Stephen Keim SC present the findings of research into over 500 deaths in custody inquest findings, the result of a partnership between the TC Beirne School of Law and Sisters Inside Inc.

Incarceration and Inequality

1 August 2018 8:45am10:30am
Dr Andrew Leigh (MP) in conversation with Bruce Western, Vincent Schiraldi, Jessica Simes, Rebecca Wallis and Monica Bell.
Facilitated by Simon Bronitt.

“A Wholly Repugnant Spectacle”: A Panel Discussion with Richard Bourke

31 July 2018 2:00pm3:00pm
Join UQ law students for a Q&A session with Richard Bourke, an Australian lawyer fighting capital punishment in the United States.

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