News and Events

News and events

19

Aug

Equal Opportunity Commission Legal Advice Service partners with Equality Lawyers

Throughout the year Clinical Legal Education students placed at the Equal Opportunity Commission Legal Advice Service work with solicitor Skye Schunke to provide legal advice and support to people with discrimination complaints in SA. We are delighted to partner with Equality Lawyers’ Natalie Wade, a graduate of Adelaide Law School. Equality Lawyers provides specialised legal …

19

Aug

RUMLAE/Australian Red Cross Panel discussion on the 70th Anniversary of the Geneva Conventions

On Thursday 15 August, RUMLAE, in conjunction with The Australian Red Cross, hosted a panel discussion on the Geneva Conventions in celebration of their 70th Anniversary.  The event, held in Napier Lecture Theatre, attracted a large crowd and canvassed the history of the Geneva Conventions, the successes and failures of their normative impact and the future …

14

Aug

Clinical Legal Education students at Adelaide Law School working on Pastoral Lands use reform

This semester 4 students enrolled in Clinical Legal Education are working on a submission to amend the SA Pastoral Lands Act. In addition to providing thousands of hours of free legal support and advice to hundreds of South Australians every year, the CLE program gives students an opportunity to work on law reform issues of …

14

Aug

The Constitution in Space

Adelaide Law School’s/RUMLAE’s Associate Professor Matthew Stubbs spoke at the National Archives of Australia’s annual Constitution Day symposium on the topic ‘The Constitution in Space’ at Questacon: The National Science and Technology Centre in Canberra on 9 July 2019. Matthew spoke about how the Australian Constitution has facilitated Australian space activities, about some contemporary space …

13

Aug

Book Launch – A Stolen Life: The Bruce Trevorrow Story

Dr Tony Buti launched A Stolen Life: The Bruce Trevorrow Story at an event hosted by the Law School’s Public Law and Policy Research Unit on 12 August 2019. The Honourable Chief Justice Chris Kourakis provided an introduction, and Enzo Belperio of Bar Chambers made some additional comments. The book tells the story of Bruce …

12

Aug

Adelaide Legal Outreach Service helps 100th client

Adelaide Law School’s free legal advice service ALOS assisted its 100th client for 2019 this week. Located at Westcare Centre in Adelaide CBD, ALOS provides legal advice and support to clients who can’t afford to pay a lawyer, in areas as diverse as criminal, family, housing, probate, and debt. Final year law students Miranda Traeger, …

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