News and Events

News and events



Adelaide Law School HDR’s and Academics visit the Parliament of South Australia

Yesterday, a group of Adelaide Law School HDRs and a few academics visited the Parliament of South Australia. The group was welcomed to Parliament by the President, the Hon Andrew McLachlan CSC, and the Speaker, the Hon Vincent Tarzia; both Alumni of Adelaide Law School. The group were given a private tour of the Parliament …



Major new research on the gig economy

Adelaide Law School’s Professor Andrew Stewart is a part of team of researchers behind a national survey of the “gig economy”, the first of its kind in Australia. Preliminary findings from the survey, which examines work performed through digital platforms such as Airtasker or Uber, have been released by the Victorian Government, which is conducting …



Next Steps event ‘A foot in the door of the criminal law’

Thanks to everyone who made the Next Steps event ‘A foot in the door of the criminal law’ such a success. Our panellists Mim Sarre, Joel Lisk, Sean Nottle, Mason Beck, Ben D’Andrea, Ellie Nolan, Airlie Waterman and Anne O’Sullivan shared great tips on getting started in criminal law through placements, jobs and internships at …



Strategic Space Law Course

Attorney General Hon Vickie Chapman has been attending our intensive Strategic Space Law Course. Did you know you can enrol in this one week course too as an auditing student? For enrollment enquiries email



Dr Colette Langos presents in Canada on ‘Cyberbullying in Post-Secondary Institutions and the Role of Policy’

On Jun 2nd, Dr Colette Langos ( University of Adelaide Law School) together Dr Wanda Cassidy, Dr Margaret Jackson and Dr Chantal Faucher (Simon Fraser University), delivered a presentation at the 2019 Comparative International Education Society of Canada titled ‘Cyberbullying in Post-Secondary Institutions and the Role of Policy’. Findings from Australian and Canadian studies of …



IHL Moot Grand Final winners

  This year’s IHL Moot Grand Final was held in the Moot Court on the evening of Friday, 7 June, before their Excellencies Judges Professor Dale Stephens, Dr Stacey Henderson, and Mr Mark Giddings.  The Moot involved questions of jurisdiction of the Court, crimes carried out during a non-international armed conflict, and mental incapacity as …