News


October 2014


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Indonesia's transition to democracy under threat as new president is sworn in
17 Oct 2014
Professor Tim Lindsey comments on the political crisis the new president of Indonesia, Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, will face when he is sworn in on 20 October in The Age.

 
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A funny thing happened..
10 Oct 2014

 
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Art and soul of the community
10 Oct 2014

 
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Mobility grants support students to study MLS subject in Switzerland
3 Oct 2014

 

September 2014


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BottledSnail's upcoming musical 'Parade': Q and A with lead Allie Sutherland
25 Sep 2014

 
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Melbourne Law School Lecturer receives prestigious fellowship grant
24 Sep 2014

 
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Professor Tim Lindsey discusses sharia law following remarks by Senator Lambie
22 Sep 2014

 
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Melbourne Law School students take on London and the world
22 Sep 2014

 
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Six outstanding new law teachers will join Melbourne Law School for the 2015 academic year
17 Sep 2014

 
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2013 Centre Annual Report released
16 Sep 2014
The 2013 Annual Report for the Centre for Employment and Labour Relations Law is now available to read.

 

August 2014


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Global Lawyer 2014: International Insights, Personal Perspectives
25 Aug 2014

 
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Life-changing experiences in Geneva: Institutions in International Law
25 Aug 2014

 
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Melbourne Law School welcomes the “Juris Dogtor”
19 Aug 2014

 
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Legal advocates help make community policing fair
11 Aug 2014

 

July 2014


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Prabowo likely to be a thorn in new president's side
31 Jul 2014

 
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Lucy Turner: working for human rights in Guatemala
31 Jul 2014

 
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Centre Members publish new research report on Fair Work Ombudsman
25 Jul 2014

 
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Open Day 2014: MLS Program Highlights
25 Jul 2014

 
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The tide against Prabowo - Timothy Lindsey talks about Indonesia's presidential election and its implications for the nation's economy.
24 Jul 2014
The tide against Prabowo - Timothy Lindsey talks about Indonesia's presidential election and its implications for the nation's economy.

 
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Can Indonesia's new president Joko Widodo deliver an Obama-style break from the past?
24 Jul 2014
Professor Tim Lindsey comments on Indonesia's new president ability to deliver an Obama-style break from the past.

 
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'The tide is against Prabowo': Professor Tim Lindsey
24 Jul 2014
With his coalition already falling apart, it is unlikely that Prabowo can reverse what seems to be an election defeat, says Tim Lindsey, Professor of Asia Law from University of Melbourne.

 
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Radio Australia Broadcast: Indonesia's losing presidential candidate to challenge result
24 Jul 2014
The head of the legal team for Indonesia's losing presidential candidate has announced the election result will be challenged in the Constitutional Court.

 
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A JD student's journey to discovering international law
24 Jul 2014

 
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My year at Oxford: Stephanie Batsakis
23 Jul 2014

 
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Radio National Encounter Program - Indonesia: Forming an Islamic Future
21 Jul 2014
Margaret Coffey (Radio National Encounter Program) interviews Dr Jamhari Makruf and Dr Jeremy Kingsley as Indonesians await confirmation of their new President.

 
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Law Revue 2014: This is so Unexpected! QandA with performer Jess Wills
16 Jul 2014

 
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Shining a light on global social justice
10 Jul 2014

 
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Masters Profile Series - Diego Yegros
9 Jul 2014

 
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Masters Profile Series - Aline Wey Speirs
9 Jul 2014

 
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Chancellor's Prize for Excellence in a PhD thesis
8 Jul 2014

 
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New Judge in Residence: David Harper
7 Jul 2014

 
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New visiting fellowship launched
4 Jul 2014

 
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Breakfast with Julian McMahon
4 Jul 2014

 
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International Student of the Year Award
1 Jul 2014
This award will be presented to an international student who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and contributed to the internationalisation of their institution.

 
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Changing lives through class action
1 Jul 2014

 

June 2014


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Dr Luis Eslava wins Chancellor's Prize
30 Jun 2014

 
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CLEN News: Competition Law in Asia event with Jones Day. Sydney, 4th August 2015
26 Jun 2014

 
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Masters Profile Series - Kate Smirnova
24 Jun 2014

 
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Justice Chris Maxwell's message to graduating law students
23 Jun 2014

 
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Melbourne hosts the ATLAS Agora
19 Jun 2014

 
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Masters Profile Series - Odgarig Zagdsaikhan
18 Jun 2014

 
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Awards Ceremony 2014
17 Jun 2014

 
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Public Interest Strategic Litigation Fellowship
15 Jun 2014

 
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Standard forms of contract in the Australian construction industry
13 Jun 2014

 
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Alumni among 2014 Queen's Birthday Honours recipients
13 Jun 2014

 
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Masters Profile Series - Ekpemi Ekhabafe
6 Jun 2014

 
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Remembering Sir Zelman
6 Jun 2014

 
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Building legal skills in the Pacific
6 Jun 2014

 
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From activist to international guardian
6 Jun 2014

 
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Q and A with Katherine Abrat
6 Jun 2014

 
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Pathways to a global education in law
6 Jun 2014

 
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The lure of a government law career
6 Jun 2014

 
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Justice in Arms
6 Jun 2014

 
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Taking the common law to China
6 Jun 2014

 
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Masters Profile Series - Karl Noll
6 Jun 2014

 
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A life of giving pays rich rewards
6 Jun 2014

 
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Justice Pagone awarded doctor of laws
5 Jun 2014

 
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Honour Roll
5 Jun 2014

 
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Message from the Dean
5 Jun 2014

 
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James Merralls Visiting Fellowship in Law
5 Jun 2014

 
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In memoriam
5 Jun 2014

 

May 2014


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Miegunyah Public Lecture - Radicalism and Moderation in Indonesia’s Islamic Education System
28 May 2014

 
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Chief Justice Medal awarded to Amy Frew
27 May 2014

 
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Masters Profile Series - Adam Gorton
27 May 2014

 
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MLS Hoodies and T-shirts: Now available for purchase
22 May 2014

 
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John Tobin wins LIV Award
19 May 2014

 
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Breakfast with AFL's Gillon McLachlan and Andrew Dillon
14 May 2014

 
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Melbourne Law School walks for justice
13 May 2014

 
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Vietnam Ministry of Justice recognises Melbourne Law School
1 May 2014

 

April 2014


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Renowned moral and legal philosopher welcomed back to Melbourne Law School as professorial fellow
14 Apr 2014

 
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Best Lawyers name Lawyers of the Year
14 Apr 2014

 
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Profile: Rebecca Nelson
9 Apr 2014

 
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Indonesian Legislative Elections - top articles online at Election Watch
9 Apr 2014

 
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Breakfast with David Crawford AO
8 Apr 2014

 
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Fulbright Scholar to visit Melbourne Law School to research on emerging technologies in armed conflict
7 Apr 2014

 
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Ian Malkin wins award for outstanding teaching
4 Apr 2014

 
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Eminent international lawyer joins Melbourne Law School
1 Apr 2014

 

March 2014


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CELRL Members co-author new research report on Trade Unions and Enforcement
7 Mar 2014
Centre Members John Howe and Sean Cooney along with Research Fellow Ingrid Landau and Tess Hardy from RMIT are the authors of a new research report.

 
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New book - The Protection of Employee Entitlements
7 Mar 2014

 
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Competition Law Program draws giants in the field
6 Mar 2014

 
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Thirty-seven countries represented in 2014 MLM Cohort
5 Mar 2014

 
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A taste of what’s on offer in the Melbourne Law Masters 2014
5 Mar 2014

 
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Profile: Kara Vague
5 Mar 2014

 
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New Judge in Residence: The Hon. Justice Susan Kenny
3 Mar 2014

 

February 2014


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Melbourne first in Australia for law
26 Feb 2014

 
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Melbourne Law School partners with Cambridge
19 Feb 2014

 
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Melbourne Law School welcomes class of 2014
19 Feb 2014

 
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Schapelle Corby would be foolish to give interviews. Article in The Guardian (Australian version) on 17 February, 2014
17 Feb 2014
Indonesia’s legal system treated Schapelle Corby fairly, despite constant criticism. She now needs to choose very carefully between the Australian media circus and Indonesian law.

 
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ABC Radio Australia Interview: Dr Dina Afrianty on Islamic higher education in Indonesia and gender equality
12 Feb 2014
As Indonesia continues its path to democracy, its youth face the conflicting influences of western liberal values and conservative Islam.

 
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Tim Lindsey discusses the Indonesian election with Phillip Adams on 'Late Night Live', 6 February 2014
6 Feb 2014
In this 'Election Watch' segment, Tim Lindsey discusses the Indonesian election with Phillip Adams and the sort of president Indonesia needs in 2014.

 
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Ballarat lawyer making a difference
4 Feb 2014

 
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James Merralls awarded honorary doctorate
3 Feb 2014

 

January 2014


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Australia Day honours for MLS alumni
31 Jan 2014

 
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Bell Group settlement seminar now available online
28 Jan 2014

 
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Article by Tim Lindsey on the importance of our relationship with Indonesia, 17/1/14
17 Jan 2014
Professor Tim Lindsey discusses the importance of Australia's relationship with Indonesia.

 

December 2013


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The year in review: End-of-year message from MLS
20 Dec 2013

 
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Thomas Paul Muggleton (1955-2013)
18 Dec 2013

 
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Promoting justice through legal education
16 Dec 2013

 
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Super power
16 Dec 2013

 
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Melbourne made
16 Dec 2013

 
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Asia-Pacific Australian court strikes down gay marriage, Professor Adrienne Stone interview by Al Jazeera
16 Dec 2013

 
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Enriching student life across the decades
13 Dec 2013

 
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New Chair in Human Rights Law
13 Dec 2013

 
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Opinions on High
13 Dec 2013

 
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Remembering the Tasmanian Dam Case
13 Dec 2013

 
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Fostering knowledge of Asia's legal systems
13 Dec 2013

 
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Leading the inquiry into the Native Title Act
13 Dec 2013

 
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In memoriam
13 Dec 2013

 
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Alumni Achievements
13 Dec 2013

 
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Success in research grant funding
13 Dec 2013

 
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Innovative teaching earns national award
13 Dec 2013

 
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QandA with Frank Azzopardi
13 Dec 2013

 
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Re-thinking the role of intellectual property
13 Dec 2013

 
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Message from the Dean
13 Dec 2013

 
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Remembering life on campus in the 50s
12 Dec 2013

 
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Ashurst and Melbourne Law School launch Sustainability Clinic
2 Dec 2013

 

November 2013


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Melbourne Law School alumnus Zili Shao wins Australia China Alumni of the Year Award
27 Nov 2013

 
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Alumni appointed as new Senior Counsel
25 Nov 2013

 
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Opinion Article by Tim Lindsey on the deterioration of our relationship with Indonesia, 21/11/13
21 Nov 2013
Professor Tim Lindsey, Director of the Centre for Indonesian Law, Islam and Society, discusses the deterioration of Australia's relationship with Indonesia, which is of deep concern.

 
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Professor Anne Orford wins 2013 Woodward Medal
14 Nov 2013

 
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GELN Director Professor Andrew Mitchell Awarded an ARC Future Fellowship
13 Nov 2013
Professor Andrew Mitchell has been awarded a prestigious four-year ARC Future Fellowship to research complexity, divergence and coherence in international trade and investment law.

 
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Law School celebrates research funding success
13 Nov 2013

 
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University of Melbourne rowers defeat Sydney
11 Nov 2013

 

October 2013


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CLEN News: Two CLEN Members win funding for research on petrol price transparency
28 Oct 2013

 
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CLEN News: Two CLEN members win funding for research project on petrol price transparency
27 Oct 2013

 
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ACCC Review of its Immunity Policy for Cartel Conduct
27 Oct 2013

 
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Speaker of the House presents trophy to University of Melbourne debating team
22 Oct 2013

 
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Golden Alumni Celebration attracts a sell-out crowd
21 Oct 2013

 
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Law School team runs for students in need
17 Oct 2013

 
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Professor Adrienne Stone joins the ABC Fact Check's legal advisory panel
16 Oct 2013

 
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MLS Alumni Profile - Nam Le
14 Oct 2013

 
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Q and A with Sophie Wade: Journeys in Bangkok and South Asia
9 Oct 2013

 
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MLS Alumni Profile - Dr Samuel Pisar AO
7 Oct 2013

 
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Two CLEN members, Prof Beaton-Wells and Dr Byrne, have won Melbourne School of Government funding for a research project on petrol price transparency
7 Oct 2013
Two CLEN members, Prof Beaton-Wells and Dr Byrne, have won Melbourne School of Government funding for a research project on petrol price transparency

 
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Q and A with Carmendy Cooper: Big Adventures in the Big Apple
1 Oct 2013

 
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New Book Provides Analysis of Major Legal and Policy Issues Arising from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement
1 Oct 2013
Trade Liberalisation and International Co-operation, edited by Professor Tania Voon, provides a detailed analysis of issues arising from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.

 

September 2013


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Applications now open for Malcolm DH Smith Memorial Scholarship (for students who commenced JD in 2012)
30 Sep 2013
Applications are now open for the Malcolm DH smith Memorial Scholarship. Further details, and an application form, can be found at http://www.law.unimelb.edu.au/index.cfm?objectid=0A3CF640-C

 
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Dr Katrin Steinack receives University of Melbourne Professional staff award
30 Sep 2013

 
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Feminist Jurisprudence and the Question of Home VOICE RECORDING
25 Sep 2013

 
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'More than a friendly visit', Professor Tim Lindsey is quoted in 'The Australian' 19 September 2013
20 Sep 2013

 
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Street Law team win Diversity and Inclusion Award
17 Sep 2013

 
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Melbourne law student wins construction law prize
16 Sep 2013

 
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Professor Lee Godden Appointed as Commissioner to lead Inquiry of Native Title Act
9 Sep 2013

 
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JD Global Lawyer students in Washington DC and New York
5 Sep 2013

 
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Technology, medical ethics and the pace of change
2 Sep 2013

 
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Profile: Edward Archibald
2 Sep 2013

 

August 2013


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Alumni shine at LIV 2013 Legal Awards
30 Aug 2013

 
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Outstanding teachers recognised with national award
30 Aug 2013

 
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Melbourne still Australia's top university
19 Aug 2013

 
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New Melbourne School of Government
12 Aug 2013

 
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JD students explore Geneva
12 Aug 2013

 
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Researching global intellectual property law in Switzerland
9 Aug 2013

 
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Call for Submissions: 2013 Global Careers Guidebook
8 Aug 2013
The Global Careers Guidebook is the Global Law Student Association's annual publication detailing the various global employment and internship opportunities available to MLS students.

 
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Dr Francis Gurry to present public lectures in Sydney and Melbourne
7 Aug 2013

 

July 2013


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Australia’s first High Court blog launched in Melbourne
31 Jul 2013

 
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Public International Law Moot Competition
29 Jul 2013

 
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Opinion Article by Tim Lindsey and Rheny Pulungan on Australia's asylum seeker issues and Indonesia
24 Jul 2013

 
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New Judge in Residence: David Habersberger
24 Jul 2013

 
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No time to let Islam studies slide in West, article in The Australian 17/7/13
17 Jul 2013

 
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Melbourne Law School academic named NAIDOC Scholar of the Year
15 Jul 2013

 
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No stress as Transactional Law supports the Legal and Academic Skills Centre
12 Jul 2013
Students in the midst of studying for their exams receive respite in the form of stress balls.

 
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Dr Richard Wu: Visiting Scholar from the University of Hong Kong
11 Jul 2013
In July and August this year, we have the pleasure of hosting a visiting scholar from the University of Hong Kong: Dr Richard Wu, an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Law.

 
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Twenty-five not out: Hayden Opie discusses Sports Law
9 Jul 2013

 
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Professor Tim Lindsey on QandA Jakarta
5 Jul 2013
Professor Tim Lindsey, Director of the Centre for Indonesian Law, Islam and Society, appeared on ABC's Q&A program live from Jakarta on Thursday 4 July, 2013.

 
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ARC Linkage Project Success
1 Jul 2013

 

June 2013


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Supporting future generations
27 Jun 2013

 
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Engineering new paths to law
27 Jun 2013

 
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Challenging injustice
27 Jun 2013

 
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Opportunities for Indigenous Students
27 Jun 2013

 
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Experience that serves the community
27 Jun 2013

 
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Families in law
27 Jun 2013

 
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The road to wellbeing in a legal career
27 Jun 2013

 
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Juries in the 21st century
27 Jun 2013

 
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Mastering the game
27 Jun 2013

 
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Melbourne's mentor program
27 Jun 2013

 
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Alumni News
26 Jun 2013

 
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Obama’s climate change plan: Congress not required, writes Katherine Lake
26 Jun 2013

 
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Life in the law - Beyond boundaries
26 Jun 2013

 
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Message from the Dean - June 2013
26 Jun 2013

 
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MLS News
26 Jun 2013

 
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Does immunity for cartel whistleblowers really work, asks Caron Beaton-Wells
21 Jun 2013

 
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Celebrating student achievement at the 2013 Student Awards
20 Jun 2013

 
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Q and A - Dr Michelle Lesh
18 Jun 2013

 
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Alumni in Queen’s Birthday Honours List
13 Jun 2013

 
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A tribute to Mr Brian J Shaw QC
11 Jun 2013

 
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Asylum applications and Australia's 'Obligation to Need'
5 Jun 2013

 
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Congratulations to Reegan Grayson-Morison on new position at CCLSR
4 Jun 2013

 

May 2013


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Bar on campus insults queried
29 May 2013

 
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Opinion Article by Antje Missbach on People Smuggling in Indonesia
28 May 2013

 
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Launch of the new Centre for Indonesian Law, Islam and Society
28 May 2013

 
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Alumni receive Victorian Bar Pro Bono Awards
27 May 2013

 
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Alumni among finalists in ’30 Under 30’ Awards
24 May 2013

 
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Labor, Coalition are “failing” in Asia: Richard Woolcott
23 May 2013

 
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Recognising local government needs rethink, writes Cheryl Saunders
22 May 2013

 
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Media Coverage and Audio/Video Recordings of Mr Richard Woolcott AC's seminar (CILIS Launch) on 'Indonesia and Australia in the Asian Century'
22 May 2013

 
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CILIS Publications Available Online
20 May 2013
Recent Publications by CILIS members are available online

 
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Michelle Foster criticises migration zone decision
20 May 2013

 
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Grant awarded by the CIFR to research Financial system regulation: Is Australia’s ’twin peaks’ approach a model for China?
17 May 2013

 
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Recent CCLSR publications, research and seminars [PDF 120kb]
15 May 2013

 
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A Tribute to Clancy Kelly
14 May 2013

 
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New Research Grant: Financial system regulation: Is Australia’s “twin peaks” approach a model for China?
13 May 2013

 
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Apply now for the 2013 Dreamlarge Student Engagement Grants
9 May 2013

 
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'IILAH Forum: Refugees ASIO and Indefinite Detention' - Listen to the voice recording
9 May 2013
Voice recording of the IILAH Forum: Refugees ASIO and Indefinite Detention, with speakers Jane Dixon SC, Trevor Grant and Michelle Foster is now available. The forum was held on 9 May 2013.

 
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Tania Voon discusses plans to challenge Australian plain packaging laws at the WTO
8 May 2013

 
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Melbourne Law School named no. 5 in the world
8 May 2013

 
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Join the PILCH Walk for Justice Melbourne Law School Team
7 May 2013

 

April 2013


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Coles' milk deal gives supermarket suppliers a reason to be sour, writes Alexandra Merrett
23 Apr 2013

 
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“Challenging Injustice - The American Experience” by Professor Bryan Stevenson – watch the video
22 Apr 2013

 
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University awards outstanding Law School teacher
18 Apr 2013

 
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Big pharmaceuticals no winner in patent stoush
17 Apr 2013

 
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Forsyth Pose Scholarship
16 Apr 2013
The Law Council has announced a generous new prize for writing in tax law, the Forsyth/Pose Scholarship

 
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CLEN News - How do Competition Experts Really Think?
16 Apr 2013

 
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Congratulations to Mr Anesti Petridis on winning the MLS Student Published Research Prize for 2013
16 Apr 2013

 
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Victoria Legal Aid opens its doors to family law interns
15 Apr 2013

 
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Alumni honoured in Best Lawyers "Lawyer of the Year" awards
15 Apr 2013

 
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Misuse of drug patenting could cost the health system billions
12 Apr 2013

 
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Observing the Turkel Commission
9 Apr 2013

 
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Tim McCormack discusses his experiences as international observer of Phase II of the Turkel Commission
8 Apr 2013

 
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Carolyn Evans discusses freedom of religion
5 Apr 2013

 

March 2013


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Victoria's new premier should revisit Vic's wind farm planning laws, write Lisa Caripis and Anne Kallies
25 Mar 2013

 
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Australian Journal of Asian Law - Volume 13 (2) is now available
20 Mar 2013

 
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Bruce Oswald examines the Copenhagen Process guidance for the taking and handling of detainees
18 Mar 2013

 
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Governor-General Quentin Bryce awarded honorary doctorate
18 Mar 2013

 
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Carolyn Evans on religion and the challenges Pope Francis faces
15 Mar 2013

 
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ERRN Seminar (VIC): The Power and Accountability of Ministerial Advisers? mentioned in the Financial Review
14 Mar 2013

 
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Melbourne Law School on The Conversation
13 Mar 2013

 
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Word on the Street Law
11 Mar 2013

 
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Keeping in touch since 1857
11 Mar 2013

 
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Fortune favours the bold
11 Mar 2013

 
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Chinese Government Scholarships for Australians to study in China
8 Mar 2013
The Chinese Government Scholarship Program supports students who are interested in studying in China.

 
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Melbourne's first sister in law
8 Mar 2013

 
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Katherine Lake writes about linking to Europe's Emissions Trading System and how to make it work
7 Mar 2013

 
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Melbourne’s reputation a world leader and Australia’s best
6 Mar 2013

 
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Class of 2013 joins Melbourne Law School
4 Mar 2013

 
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Paula O'Brien examines alcohol warning labels and 'valuable label real estate'
1 Mar 2013

 
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PhD student Anne Kallies on Melbourne Energy Institute (MEI) project
1 Mar 2013

 

February 2013


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Debating success on the international stage
28 Feb 2013

 
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Pope Benedict could face court over sex crimes in the church
28 Feb 2013

 
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What are the limits to free speech? Professor Adrienne Stone interviewed on SBS Radio
28 Feb 2013

 
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Law School experts named for Energy Charter roster
27 Feb 2013

 
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Centre Members co-author new Fair Work Commission Report
25 Feb 2013
We are pleased to announce the publication of a new report, Fair Work Australia’s Influence in the Enterprise Bargaining Process by the Fair Work Commission

 
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Joo-Cheong Tham discusses concerns over political donations to Lord Mayor Robert Doyle's campaign
22 Feb 2013

 
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Would you like LawSauce with that?
15 Feb 2013

 
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SEERIL Scholarship: Due 15 March 2013
15 Feb 2013

 
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Legal concern over students cramming degree into shorter time
13 Feb 2013

 
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Dr Antje Missbach -'Documenting a life in limbo' featured in the February 2013 issue of Voice
13 Feb 2013

 
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Ian Ramsay comments on the independent review released by the RBA
12 Feb 2013

 
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Loane Skene discusses dying with dignity on 3AW's 'Talking Health'
12 Feb 2013

 
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CREEL Annual Report 2011 Available
10 Feb 2013
The 2011 CREEL Annual Report is available to download from the CREEL website.

 
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Delhi rape accused deserve a fair trial – and they’re not getting one, writes Sophie Rigney
8 Feb 2013

 
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Melbourne Law School at the forefront of legal thinking following doping allegations
8 Feb 2013
The investigation by the Australian Crime Commission (ACC) into alleged widespread doping in sport has highlighted the need for professionals across sporting organisations ...

 
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The path to Oxford: Carmine Conte (LLB(Hons) 2004
7 Feb 2013

 
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New Attorney General: alumnus Mark Dreyfus QC MP
6 Feb 2013

 
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Australia Day honours for MLS alumni
1 Feb 2013

 
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Bernard Bongiorno AO joins MLS as Judge in Residence
1 Feb 2013

 

January 2013


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Kevin Heller comments on concerns about a cash-strapped ICC taking on an investigation in Mali
31 Jan 2013

 
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Sarah Biddulph discusses China’s re-education labour camps
24 Jan 2013

 
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Brad Jessup and Katherine Lake discuss linking our emissions reduction plan to California’s
24 Jan 2013

 
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Tania Voon discusses a new book she co-edited looking at the legal issues surrounding plain tobacco packaging
24 Jan 2013

 
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From smooth to rough
18 Jan 2013

 
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Ain't no mountain high enough for JD students over semester break
15 Jan 2013

 
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Jury sleuths should not face court, writes Jacqueline Horan
15 Jan 2013

 
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Joo Cheong Tham writes about the Asian century and the Melbourne property market
4 Jan 2013

 
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Cheryl Saunders and Adrienne Stone provide expert advice on international standards relating to judicial removal
4 Jan 2013

 

December 2012


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End-of-year message from MLS
20 Dec 2012

 
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Professors Cheryl Saunders AO and Adrienne Stone advises the Asian Human Rights Commission on International Standards Relating To Judicial Removal
20 Dec 2012

 
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Melbourne Law School's mentors
18 Dec 2012

 
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New book provides first detailed analysis of legal issues behind Australia's plain packaging laws
7 Dec 2012

 
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MLS receives highest rating available in 2012 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA)
6 Dec 2012

 
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Delegation from the Vietnamese Ministry of Justice to study the Regulation of Lawyers in Victoria
3 Dec 2012

 

November 2012


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MLM Lecturer Appointed to the Supreme Court
20 Nov 2012
MLM Lecturer appointed to the Supreme Court of Victoria

 
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Challenges await Australia’s new Tax Commissioner, writes Miranda Stewart
20 Nov 2012

 
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Latest issue of MLS News for alumni and friends out now
16 Nov 2012

 
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ARC Funding Success for APCML
15 Nov 2012

 
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Centre Members awarded Interdisciplinary Seed Funding
15 Nov 2012
Centre members Sean Cooney, John Howe and Joo-Cheong Tham (and colleagues) have been awarded $40,000 for a new project on how low protection workers are regulated in Australia and Indonesia.

 
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MLS students receive Tim McCoy award
14 Nov 2012

 
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Over 160 subjects are available in the Melbourne Law Masters in 2013
14 Nov 2012
Over 160 subjects are available in the Melbourne Law Masters in 2013, including 35 new subjects this year

 
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ARC Research Funding Scheme Success
14 Nov 2012

 
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Alumni Reunions for Graduates of the 1960s and 1970s
13 Nov 2012

 
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Applications now open for CTLS program 2013
9 Nov 2012

 
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Malaysian law reform: a stocktake, by Amanda Whiting
6 Nov 2012

 
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CELRL success in ARC funding schemes
6 Nov 2012
The Centre would like to congratulate Joo-Cheong Tham on his recent success in obtaining an Australian Research Council Discovery Grant.

 

October 2012


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Mind your language, by Tim Lindsey
30 Oct 2012

 
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Professor Miranda Stewart on company tax and the limits of politics
29 Oct 2012

 
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We need to ask why the Lord Mayor is refusing to be transparent, says Joo Cheong Tham
26 Oct 2012

 
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JD Students visit Victoria’s courts
24 Oct 2012

 
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ERRN in the Voice
23 Oct 2012

 
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Vice Minister of Law and Human Rights, Rep of Indonesia and former ALC PhD student presents Chancellor's Human Rights Lecture
18 Oct 2012

 
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Killing Time suppression likely, says Jason Bosland
16 Oct 2012

 
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Military Court submission wins mentions in Senate report
16 Oct 2012

 
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Ritsumeikan University College of Law Joint Study Program
12 Oct 2012
Joint study program to be held at Ritsumeikan Tokyo Campus

 
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Reprieve for Indon language program
12 Oct 2012
"The Indonesian language program at the University of NSW has been given a stay of execution after a national outcry joined by opposition foreign affairs spokeswoman Julie Bishop."

 
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The Hon. Margaret Stone, Melbourne Law School's second Judge in Residence
12 Oct 2012

 
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Ritsumeikan University College of Law Joint Study Program
12 Oct 2012
A comparative law program held over 5 days in Kyoto in February 2013.

 
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Law and Development and the Global Discourses of Legal Transfers
9 Oct 2012

 
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Understanding the electoral system
9 Oct 2012

 
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University of Melbourne ranks in world’s top 30, 1 in Australia
5 Oct 2012

 
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Jacqueline Horan discusses the impact of social media on jury trials
4 Oct 2012

 
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Associate Professor John Tobin featured in University of Melbourne’s 2012 Research Review
4 Oct 2012

 
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Law School mourns passing of Professor Harold Ford
2 Oct 2012

 
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Masters student James Ellis interns for Tim McCormack, Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Court
2 Oct 2012

 
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Melbourne Law School graduate wins 2012 Australian Young Lawyer Award
2 Oct 2012

 
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Borders no barrier for young lawyers
1 Oct 2012

 
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Professor Cheryl Saunders AO awarded Legion d'honneur
1 Oct 2012

 

September 2012


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Glenn Patmore speaks to the Regional Schools Constitutional Convention attendees
25 Sep 2012

 
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JD student named one of 100 Most Influential African Australians
20 Sep 2012

 
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Victorian Minister for Gaming speaks at MLM class
20 Sep 2012

 
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MLS academics included in Australia’s top university staff
19 Sep 2012

 
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University of Melbourne to help lead financial services discussions in China
18 Sep 2012

 
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James Hathaway on the legality of offshore processing
18 Sep 2012

 
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An open letter to members of Federal Parliament
18 Sep 2012

 
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2011 Research Report Released
17 Sep 2012

 
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Professor Adnan Buyung Nasution speaks to Radio Australia's Connect Asia program.
14 Sep 2012
Professor Buyung's interview with Radio Australia

 
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JD Student Julian Chant wins Connecting with Law Short Film Competition 2012
13 Sep 2012

 
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An Adjournment to Celebrate - Join us for a night of celebration to mark the end of teaching of the LLB
13 Sep 2012

 
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Why we haven’t convinced Indonesia to come on board, by Tim Lindsey
12 Sep 2012

 
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Law Oration 2012 - Watch the video
12 Sep 2012

 
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Associate Professor Jeremy Gans wins 2012 Australian Educational Publishing Award
12 Sep 2012

 
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Open justice in Victoria, by Jason Bosland
11 Sep 2012

 
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Melbourne Law School Australia's best
7 Sep 2012

 

August 2012


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Renowned Justice of UK Supreme Court to present Law Oration 2012
31 Aug 2012

 
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Associate Professor Caron Beaton-Wells leads groundbreaking research that inspires ACCC anti-cartel campaign
30 Aug 2012

 
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Are we planning away Victoria’s renewable energy future?
29 Aug 2012

 
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Key stakeholders debate the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement
24 Aug 2012

 
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Governor of Victoria awarded University of Melbourne's highest honour at Melbourne Law School graduation ceremony
24 Aug 2012

 
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Recent Developments in Constitutional Law: CCCS Conference 2012, papers and recordings now availlable online
22 Aug 2012

 
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Andrew Mitchell discusses historic High Court decision on plain cigarette packaging
16 Aug 2012

 
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Tania Voon comments on Australian government’s plain packaging victory
16 Aug 2012

 
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Environmental law essay writing competition
10 Aug 2012
The National Environmental Law Association is offering a $1000 prize to the best environmental law essay.

 
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Professor Cheryl Saunders AO interviewed by ABC National
8 Aug 2012

 
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Professor Adrienne Stone comments on the Bolt case in The Australian
8 Aug 2012

 
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Kim Crow wins Olympic silver and bronze
6 Aug 2012

 
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JD student awarded prestigious Boston Consulting Group Scholarship
3 Aug 2012

 
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Melbourne Law School students make Directors List at the Centre for Transnational Legal Studies (CTLS)
1 Aug 2012

 

July 2012


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Professor Cheryl Saunders AO awarded Legion d'honneur
31 Jul 2012

 
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Scholar wins environmental law prize
30 Jul 2012
Associate Professor Margaret Young has been awarded the Junior Scholarship Prize by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Academy of Environmental Law.

 
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Melbourne Law School students conquer the concrete jungle
27 Jul 2012

 
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Good luck to our Olympians
24 Jul 2012

 
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Student Reports: Exploring the role of an International Lawyer - Reflections on New York City - Week Two
23 Jul 2012

 
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Blackstrikes Fellowship
19 Jul 2012
The Blackstrikes Fellowship has been established to celebrate Reprieve Australia's tenth year of working against the death penalty.

 
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Melbourne Law School students around the globe: Student reports direct from Switzerland and the USA
18 Jul 2012

 
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Student Reports: Exploring the role of an International Lawyer in Washington DC - Week One
18 Jul 2012

 
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MLM Lecturer and US lawyer for David Hicks features in The Age about taking a Shine to Melbourne
17 Jul 2012

 
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Student Reports: International Law Course begins in Geneva, Switzerland - Week One
11 Jul 2012

 
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Student Reports: A unique insight into International Institutions and Law Careers in Geneva, Switzerland - Week Two
11 Jul 2012

 
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Professor Ian Bailey talks on ABC radio about recent corporate collapses in the construction industry
9 Jul 2012

 
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Alumna Anna Funder wins Miles Franklin Literary Award
3 Jul 2012

 
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Ian Ramsay says the collapse of the possible takeover bid for David Jones should be investigated
3 Jul 2012

 
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Melbourne Law School named no. 8 in the world
3 Jul 2012

 
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Attorney-General The Hon. Nicola Roxon MP to open “Recent Developments in Constitutional Law” Conference at Melbourne Law School
2 Jul 2012

 

June 2012


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Pip Nicholson calls for tuition payment scheme
27 Jun 2012

 
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Michael Crommelin on Fortescue's High Court challenge to mining tax
25 Jun 2012

 
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'Tim Smith's speech to ERRN seminar reported in the Age'
20 Jun 2012

 
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Chief Justice's Medal awarded to Melbourne Law School student
18 Jun 2012

 
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Andrew Mitchell and Tania Voon discuss the latest industry-backed challenges to Australia’s plain tobacco packaging laws
15 Jun 2012

 
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Jason Bosland comments on NSW Court of Appeal decision to overturn ban on Ibrahim web articles
15 Jun 2012

 
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Alastair Nicholson calls for parents and schools to be liable for bullying
15 Jun 2012

 
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Alumni in Queen's Birthday Honours List
14 Jun 2012

 
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Andrew Mitchell addresses cigarette plain-packaging symposium in UAE
9 Jun 2012

 

May 2012


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Buy online: First Principles; The Melbourne Law School 1857 - 2007
31 May 2012

 
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Campus Daily reports on ERRN
30 May 2012

 
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Joo-Cheong Tham points to flaws in Australia's temporary skilled migration program
29 May 2012

 
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Melbourne Law Students' Success in Prestigious Construction Law Competitions
29 May 2012
Melbourne Law School congratulates David Trinder (GradDipConstrLaw 2012) on being awarded the 2012 Brooking Essay Prize by the Society of Construction Law Australia.

 
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Associate Professor Alison Duxbury wins Barbara Falk Award
28 May 2012

 
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Learn from the World’s Experts
25 May 2012
Applications are being accepted now!

 
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Sophie Rigney asks whether Saif al-Islam Gaddafi should be tried in Libya or the Hague
25 May 2012

 
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Melbourne acclaimed a top place for sport internationally
25 May 2012
Having won SportBusiness International’s Ultimate Sports City Award on the last three occasions, Melbourne has continued to be acclaimed a top place for sport internationally.

 
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Tim Lindsey writes about Schapelle Corby's parole catch-22
25 May 2012

 
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Alumna Kim Crow to row in London Olympics
24 May 2012

 
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Whatever Happened to Politics - The Wednesday Lecture Series - by Raimond Gaita
23 May 2012

 
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Melbourne Law School Awards Ceremony
23 May 2012

 
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Tim McCormack interviewed about the Mladic trial
18 May 2012

 
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Ian Ramsay discusses the High Court’s ruling on James Hardie
4 May 2012

 
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Prof Tim Lindsey's Op-ed, "No quick fix to Asia literacy crisis" in 'The Australian', 03 May 2012
3 May 2012
"It is good that the Commonwealth government is beginning to look again what to do about the collapse of Asia literacy."

 
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10th Anniversary of Melbourne Law School building
3 May 2012

 
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Melbourne Law School launches Judge in Residence Initiative
2 May 2012

 
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Director discusses role of ERRN on 'The Conversation'
2 May 2012

 
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2011 Harold Luntz Graduate Research Thesis Prize Winner
1 May 2012
Dr Takele Bulto (IILAH & Melbourne Law School Graduate Research Student)is the 2011 Harold Luntz Graduate Research Thesis Prize Winner

 

April 2012


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Beth Gaze reflects on lawyers’ use of the media in big claims
27 Apr 2012

 
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Electoral Regulation Research Network (ERRN): Join the Mailing List
26 Apr 2012

 
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Electoral Regulation Research Network (ERRN) now established
20 Apr 2012

 
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Internship at COMPPS
20 Apr 2012
The Coalition of Major Professional and Participation Sports is providing work experience for one of our students.

 
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Andrew Mitchell discusses plain packaging of tobacco products
18 Apr 2012

 
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Visit by leading Sports Law Scholar
13 Apr 2012
Visit to Melbourne by leading Sports Law Scholar, Professor John Barnes

 
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Concerns new workplace laws spell bad news for carers’ employment prospects are unfounded, says Anna Chapman
12 Apr 2012

 

March 2012


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Michelle Lesh receives Golda Meir Postdoctoral Fellowship
29 Mar 2012

 
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Funded Indigenous PhD Position in the School of Social and Political Sciences
29 Mar 2012

 
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Loane Skene considers the ethics of offering patients untested treatments
29 Mar 2012

 
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Finding a different perspective: Aurora internships
29 Mar 2012

 
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Linda Haller discusses advocates' immunity on the Law Report
28 Mar 2012

 
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Allan Myers awarded honorary Doctor of Laws
27 Mar 2012

 
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Japanese war crime trials transcripts analysed for modern-day purpose
20 Mar 2012

 
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2012 Dreamlarge Student Engagement Grants
19 Mar 2012
Applications for the 2012 Dreamlarge Student Engagement Grants are now open.

 
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Melbourne Law School students runners-up in International Law Moot Finals
16 Mar 2012

 
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Tim McCormack discusses the Kony video
14 Mar 2012

 
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Bob Katter’s controversial campaign ad might violate copyright, writes David Brennan
13 Mar 2012

 
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Further reform to Vic’s rape laws is urgently needed, says Wendy Larcombe
9 Mar 2012

 
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Melbourne Law School researchers win major health grant
6 Mar 2012

 
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Professor Sundhya Pahuja wins prestigious award
6 Mar 2012
Sundhya Pahuja was awarded the 2012 ASIL Certificate of Merit for her book, 'Decolonising International Law: Development, Economic Growth and the Politics of Universality' (CUP, 2011)

 
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Mentor program for international students launched at MLS
1 Mar 2012
About 50 international MLM students from 20 countries across the globe have been assigned to an industry professional as part of Melbourne Law School’s innovative Mentor Program.

 

February 2012


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Jürgen Kurtz interviewed for The Economist
28 Feb 2012

 
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Major grant to assist Melbourne Law School students studying overseas
13 Feb 2012

 
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Rain Liivoja comments on the recent prosecution of Australian soldiers for civilian deaths in Afghanistan
12 Feb 2012

 
Lawt-night

Malcolm Fraser awarded honorary Doctor of Laws
10 Feb 2012

 
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Joo-Cheong Tham calls for urgent reform to Australia's political funding laws
8 Feb 2012

 
Lawt-night

Cheryl Saunders argues that we can’t afford to water down the proposals for indigenous recognition
8 Feb 2012

 
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Kirsty Gover asks “The Treaty of Waitangi: What’s in it for Australia?
7 Feb 2012

 
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International Bar Association Scholarships for Energy and Natural Resources Law Studies
6 Feb 2012
Applications are now being accepted from students and institutions requiring funding for advanced studies or research in the fields of energy and natural resources law.

 
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Professor Anne Orford (IILAH Director Emeritus) to be awarded honorary doctorate.
6 Feb 2012

 
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Professor Anne Orford receives Honorary Award from Lund University
1 Feb 2012
The Faculty of Law at Lund University in Sweden has voted to award Professor Anne Orford, Michael D Kirby Professor of International Law, an Honorary Doctorate in Law.

 

January 2012


Lawt-night

Melbourne Law School alumni awarded top honours
27 Jan 2012

 
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First Melbourne students at the Chinese University of Hong Kong
20 Jan 2012

 
Lawt-night

Andrew Godwin comments on the recent alliance of Mallesons with a top Chinese legal firm
16 Jan 2012

 
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Melbourne students to represent Australia in moot competition
10 Jan 2012

 

December 2011


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MLS students to undergo internship at US Congress
20 Dec 2011

 
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Law Student Centre closure during Christmas
13 Dec 2011
The Law Student Centre will close at 4:00pm on Thursday 22 December 2011 and will re-open at 8:45am on Tuesday 3 January 2012.

 
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Lecturer Peter Harcourt comments in The Age about football medical tests
13 Dec 2011

 
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MLM student wins Young Construction Lawyer of the Year
13 Dec 2011

 
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Law School alumna named as Australia's chief law officer
13 Dec 2011

 
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Law School mourns passing of Sir Zelman Cowen
9 Dec 2011

 
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David Brennan asks whether the Federal Government is liable for treating Sky News unfairly
9 Dec 2011

 
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Professor Anne Orford awarded an ARC Future Fellowship
8 Dec 2011

 
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Privilege against spousal incrimination was never a certainty, says Jeremy Gans
1 Dec 2011

 

November 2011


3044

Andrew Mitchell discusses Philip Morris’ investment claim against Australia over plain-packaging laws
30 Nov 2011

 
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Congratulations to our alumni appointed as Senior Counsel
23 Nov 2011

 
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John Howe discusses how compulsory arbitration could affect the Qantas dispute
22 Nov 2011

 
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Gaddafi son’s trial part of familiar tradition, writes Gerry Simpson
22 Nov 2011

 
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Global Lawyer and Institutions in International Law Applications
17 Nov 2011
Global Lawyer and Institutions in International Law applications are now open.

 
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Alumnus appointed as new Dean of NUS Law School
17 Nov 2011

 
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The PLSA wants YOU!
10 Nov 2011
The Post-Graduate Law Students Association (Masters) is looking to recruit three new members. Find out more at our next Open House!

 
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Internship at the International Criminal Court
10 Nov 2011
Melbourne Law School Student Internship with the Office of the Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court – The Hague

 
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Gary Cazalet discusses teaching law and literature
1 Nov 2011

 

October 2011


spring

The Fair Work system is operating as intended in the Qantas dispute, writes John Howe
31 Oct 2011

 
Lawt-night

James Love delivers the 2011 Francis Gurry Lecture on Intellectual Property
28 Oct 2011

 
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David Studdert on allegations that doctors fail to disclose risks
27 Oct 2011

 
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Melbourne Law School magazine - out now!
27 Oct 2011

 
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Electoral reform and the quest for democracy in Malaysia
21 Oct 2011

 
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Paula O’Brien writes about regulating alcohol to prevent non-communicable diseases
17 Oct 2011

 
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Recognising Indigenous Australians in the Constitution
14 Oct 2011
The former Prime Minister of Australia, Malcolm Fraser recently joined constitutional experts in a panel discussion as part of Melbourne Law School's Courting Controversy Lecture series.

 
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Wendy Larcombe discusses the need for rape law reform in Victoria
14 Oct 2011

 
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Australians should give Indonesia's justice system a chance, writes Tim Lindsey
14 Oct 2011

 
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Inaugural Contract Law Moot won by Melbourne
13 Oct 2011

 
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Law School wins Sir Harry Gibbs Constitutional Law Moot
13 Oct 2011

 
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The Ian Malkin Internship Scholarship
10 Oct 2011
A new scholarship has been established to help Melbourne Law School students undertake internships and pursue law within a community context.

 

September 2011


spring

Simon Evans comments on tobacco plain packaging legislation
14 Sep 2011

 
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Michelle Foster discusses the impact of the High Court ruling against the ‘Malaysia solution’
6 Sep 2011

 
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Democratisation and law reform in Indonesia are showing signs of wear and tear, writes Tim Lindsey
6 Sep 2011

 
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Michelle Foster discusses the High Court ruling against the 'Malaysia solution'
2 Sep 2011

 
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2011 Annual Julian Small Research Grant
1 Sep 2011
Applications are sought from postgraduate and undergraduate students who are undertaking research of the law relating to employment and industrial relations in Australia.

 

August 2011


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Melbourne Law School awarded for teaching
25 Aug 2011

 
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Melbourne Law School wins Castan Centre Human Rights Moot Competition
24 Aug 2011

 
Lawt-night

ACCC Chairman appointed to Competition Law Advisory Board
17 Aug 2011
Melbourne Law School has welcomed the appointment of Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Chairman Rod Sims to its Melbourne Law Masters Competition Law Advisory Board.

 
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Michelle Foster speaks about the High Court injunction to prevent the transfer of asylum seekers to Malaysia
10 Aug 2011

 
3044

David Brennan explores implications for Australia of a US patent decision relating to the breast cancer gene
9 Aug 2011

 
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Proposed criminal law should treat tanking and match-fixing differently, says Hayden Opie
4 Aug 2011

 
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Launch of Annual Junior Faculty Forum for International Law
1 Aug 2011
IILAH News

 
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Phone hacking and privacy torts, by Megan Richardson
1 Aug 2011

 
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A Year in New York: Melbourne's first dual degree student reports on life at NYU School of Law
1 Aug 2011

 

July 2011


Lawt-night

Andrew Godwin discusses what the liberalisation of the South Korean legal market means for Australian law firms
29 Jul 2011

 
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What will be the human cost of the refugee swap agreement?, asks Michelle Foster
28 Jul 2011

 
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News Corp is under pressure to improve its corporate governance, says Ian Ramsay
22 Jul 2011

 
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Melbourne Law School academic appointed to Israeli flotilla commission
20 Jul 2011

 
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A citizen's confession highlights worrying gaps in Australian criminal law, writes Tim McCormack
20 Jul 2011

 
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Secrecy surrounds political party donations, says Joo Cheong Tham
19 Jul 2011

 
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Melbourne Law School part of global financial regulation initiative
13 Jul 2011

 
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Melbourne Law School students gain valuable experience of international law in Geneva
11 Jul 2011

 
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Carbon tax a step towards reform, but working mothers miss out, writes Miranda Stewart
11 Jul 2011

 
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Tony Abbott should recognise aid to Indonesian Islamic schools helps Australia too, writes Tim Lindsey
8 Jul 2011

 
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US expert Professor John Witte Jr to deliver 2011 Sir George Turner Lecture
7 Jul 2011

 
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Melbourne Law School named in world Top 10
5 Jul 2011

 

June 2011


3044

Linda Haller explains the test for deciding if a case is 'hopeless'
30 Jun 2011

 
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Big Tobacco v Australia: the battle's being taken to the global stage, writes Jürgen Kurtz
29 Jun 2011

 
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Directors' financial literacy likely to face greater scrutiny following Centro judgment, says Ian Ramsay
28 Jun 2011

 
Lawt-night

US world health law expert Professor Lawrence Gostin to teach International Health Law in August
24 Jun 2011

 
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Sports Law: New Journal Article
22 Jun 2011
A law journal article by the Director of the Sports Law Program, Hayden Opie, and Braham Dabscheck, lecturer in International Sports Employment Law, has been published in a French journal.

 
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Law alumni receive Queen's Birthday honours
17 Jun 2011

 
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Visit by Malaysian Sports Law Scholar
15 Jun 2011

 
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It's a vision thing: the case for a far-sighted approach to stem cell research, by Loane Skene
15 Jun 2011

 
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Indonesian abattoir crisis reminds us not to be naïve about law enforcement in developing countries, writes Tim Lindsey
9 Jun 2011

 
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Law academic’s book on money and politics makes long list for John Button Prize
7 Jun 2011

 
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A Construction Law Showcase: Prize winning Papers and Announcement of the 2011 Brooking Prize
6 Jun 2011
Melbourne Law School in association with the Society of Construction Law Australia hosted 'A Construction Law Showcase' on Thursday 19 May 2011.

 
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Melbourne Law Masters Award Winners 2011
6 Jun 2011
Melbourne Law School extends congratulations to the following masters students who were recognised for outstanding achievement in our single subjects.

 
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US health law expert Professor Mark Hall discusses Obama's health reforms
1 Jun 2011

 

May 2011


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Sticky Wicket unveils a decade of controversy in cricket
31 May 2011
Malcolm Speed has published an insightful glimpse into cricket that has been labeled as “the most important cricket book published in the past ten years.”

 
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Melbourne Law School team wins in Geneva
29 May 2011

 
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Melbourne Law School celebrates annual Student Awards Ceremony
26 May 2011

 
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Justice at last for commandos, writes Tim McCormack
26 May 2011

 
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Preview the new edition of Melbourne Law School News
25 May 2011

 
Lawt-night

Professor Ian Ramsay reappointed to government corporate law reform advisory committee
24 May 2011

 
3044

Is the IMF doing more harm than good for the world's poorest people? asks Sundhya Pahuja
23 May 2011

 
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Let's protect Australian lives in SE Asia, writes Tim Lindsey
23 May 2011

 
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That's Entertainment (Law)
19 May 2011

 
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The Wednesday Lectures hosted by Raimond Gaita
17 May 2011

 
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Troubled waters ahead for Malaysia deal, writes Michelle Foster
17 May 2011

 
Lawt-night

Sports Law lecturer releases new book
16 May 2011
A new book by Melbourne sports law lecturer Braham Dabsheck has just been released. Entitled Reading Baseball: Books, Biographies and the Business of the Game it provides an insightful persp

 
lawatmelb

This year’s Budget and Tax Reform, by Miranda Stewart
11 May 2011

 
Lawt-night

International career aspirations strong among HK Law Careers Fair attendees
5 May 2011

 
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Small companies at disadvantage in employee ownership schemes, says Ann O'Connell
3 May 2011

 

April 2011


lawatmelb

Academic receives award for building future community leaders
28 Apr 2011

 
3044

Dean greets alumni on first trip overseas
28 Apr 2011

 
lawbuilding

Bringing the world's best legal minds to Melbourne
27 Apr 2011

 
3044

Former top student appointed Solicitor-General for Victoria
21 Apr 2011

 
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Migration Act not designed to exclude long-term residents, says Michelle Foster
19 Apr 2011

 
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Christmas Island riots to be investigated
15 Apr 2011

 
3044

Senior Fellow appointed to Federal Court
11 Apr 2011
Bernard Murphy, a Senior Fellow in the Melbourne Law Masters and mentor in the Law School's Mentor Program, has been appointed to the bench of the Federal Court of Australia.

 
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Meet some of our International Lecturers in 2011
1 Apr 2011
Melbourne Law School extends a warm welcome to three international visiting lecturers who will commence teaching in the Melbourne Law Masters on 6 April.

 
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First ever book on Australian Takeovers Panel launched
1 Apr 2011

 

March 2011


3044

'What kind of law is this?': Anne Orford on Libya and international law in the LRB Blog
30 Mar 2011

 
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Less rhetoric, more restraint required in 'cartel crackdown', writes Caron Beaton-Wells
29 Mar 2011

 
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Five reforms to debate at tax summit
29 Mar 2011

 
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Security Council Resolution 1973 and the future of Libya
22 Mar 2011

 
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ICC prosecutor has placed Gaddafi and his senior leadership on notice, explains Tim McCormack
22 Mar 2011

 
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Global law centre honoured with international education award
21 Mar 2011

 
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Giving her all for the future, Dean Professor Carolyn Evans in profile
21 Mar 2011

 
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Professor to join in legal comedy debate
15 Mar 2011

 
Lawt-night

International law expert Elizabeth Wilmshurt to visit Melbourne Law School
14 Mar 2011

 
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Melbourne ranked top Australian university in prestigious survey
11 Mar 2011

 
Lawt-night

Dean targets mental health, reports Law Institute Journal
7 Mar 2011

 
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Executive power to overrule territory legislation unprincipled, says Cheryl Saunders
4 Mar 2011

 

February 2011


Lawt-night

Alumnus Alex Chernov named as next Governor of Victoria
28 Feb 2011

 
spring

WTO moot team wins in Taipei
28 Feb 2011

 
building

New book analyses international practices of protection
28 Feb 2011

 
lawbuilding

Harold Ford Scholarships presented for 2011
28 Feb 2011

 
Lawt-night

iiNet's victory over Hollywood is hollow, writes David Brennan
25 Feb 2011

 
Lawt-night

Law Graduate’s Award-Winning Novel Chosen for ‘Summer Reading Initiative’
23 Feb 2011

 
spring

Law on Storage and Use of Human Tissue Focus of International Collaboration
14 Feb 2011

 
building

Mentor Program 2011 - Student applications now open
11 Feb 2011

 
Lawt-night

MLS Celebrates News of CTLS Award
11 Feb 2011

 
3044

Finding new ways to explore human rights law
10 Feb 2011

 
building

Melbourne Law School receives highest ranking for research quality
8 Feb 2011

 
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Caron Beaton-Wells releases two new books on cartel regulation and criminalisation
8 Feb 2011

 
lawatmelb

Alumni Receive Australia Day Honours
2 Feb 2011

 

January 2011


building

Alumnus Simon McKeon (LLB 1978) Named Australian of the Year
27 Jan 2011

 
Lawt-night

Law Student Awarded National Boston Consulting Group Scholarship
25 Jan 2011

 
Lawt-night

Celebrating the opening of the 2011 legal year
24 Jan 2011

 
building

Kirsty Gover releases new book on tribal consitutionalism
23 Jan 2011

 
lawatmelb

Conquering the world with words...and books
21 Jan 2011

 
building

What does it mean to be a global lawyer?
17 Jan 2011

 
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McKenzie Fellows Join Melbourne Law School
11 Jan 2011

 

December 2010


3044

Meet Professor Carolyn Evans- 15th Dean of Melbourne Law School
22 Dec 2010

 
spring

There are Important Reasons for Imposing a Duty of Fairness on ASIC, writes Ian Ramsay
21 Dec 2010

 
lawatmelb

Andrew Christie Explains Key Areas of Intellectual Property
20 Dec 2010

 
building

Julian Assange is Entitled to a Fair Go from the Australian Government, says Alastair Nicholson
14 Dec 2010

 
building

Highlights of 2010
13 Dec 2010

 
lawbuilding

Thinking about law? From athletes to engineers, our students are a diverse group.
12 Dec 2010

 
lawbuilding

Indonesia's Islamic Courts are Acting as Agents for Reform, Development and Social Justice, writes Tim Lindsey
8 Dec 2010

 
lawatmelb

Declaring a Blanket Ban on Patenting Biotechnology is a Mistake, says David Brennan
6 Dec 2010

 
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'Defamation of Religion' Resolution a Threat to Religious Freedom, says Carolyn Evans
3 Dec 2010

 
lawbuilding

Law Institute Journal Reports on Exhibition to Mark Harold Ford's 90th Birthday
2 Dec 2010

 
law-building

December Graduations
1 Dec 2010