News and Events

News and events

13

Mar

Reunion Dinner held for the class of 1964

On 1st March 2019 we held a reunion dinner in a private room at the Hilton Adelaide to celebrate the anniversaries of 55 years from commencement and 50 years from admission to the Bar. My year, the leading edge of the ‘Baby Boomers’, started at the Adelaide University Law School in March 1964. It was …

5

Mar

Why I chose to complete my GDLP at the University of Adelaide

  In enrolling into a Bachelor of Laws at the University of Adelaide, I always knew that I wanted to follow a career path into legal practice. So, when my final year at university came around, it was time to begin thinking about where I would complete the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (GDLP). In …

5

Mar

Prof Alex Reilly consider how the government can balance security and compassion for asylum seekers

Today in The Conversation Prof Alex Reilly   challenges the politicisation of refugee policy since the Tampa crisis of 2001 and suggests a new way forward. Read the full article here.

26

Feb

Abortion laws ready for reform

The independent South Australian Law Reform Institute (SALRI) based at the University of Adelaide has been requested by the South Australian Attorney-General to examine changes to the State’s abortion laws. “The South Australian Law Reform Institute welcomes the opportunity to undertake this most important reference, with a view to making abortion a regulated medical procedure …

26

Feb

The Entrepreneur and Venture Advice Clinic re-opens for 2019

The Entrepreneur and Venture Advice Clinic will re-commence on 6 March 2019, offering free legal advice to entrepreneurs, startups and small businesses. In 2018, Dr Beth Nosworthy from the Adelaide Law School launched EVAC, a clinic providing entrepreneurs and start-ups with transactional and governance assistance. Forming part of the Adelaide Law School’s strong Clinical Legal …

22

Feb

Public Law in the Classroom Workshop

On 14 February 2019, the Public Law and Policy Research Unit co-hosted the Public Law in the Classroom Workshop at the University of New South Wales. More than 40 public law teachers from around the country gathered to share their teaching experience. PLPRU Co-Director Alex Reilly presented a paper on ‘Peers as co-creators in developing …

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