2019 EVENTS

BREAKFAST SEMINARS 

15 OCTOBER

Justice Francois Kunc, Justice of the Supreme Court of New South Wales speaking on "An Australian Judge among the American Judiciary"

27 AUGUST

The Rt Hon. LORD SALES, Justice of the UK Supreme Court speaking on "Directors duties and climate change: keeping pace with environmental challenges" (a copy of this paper is available here)

08 AUGUST

Emeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher AM, President of the Australian Human Rights Commission, speaking on "To our children's children, the glad tomorrow"

04 JULY

The Hon. Justice Glenn Martin AM, a Justice of the Supreme Court of Queensland, speaking on "History, Guns and Judges - Antonin Scalia and the Right to Bear Arms ?"

30 MAY

The Hon. Justice Sarah Derrington, President of the Australian Law Reform Commission speaking on "Where to for law reform in Australia ?"

7 MARCH

Prof. Megan Davis, Pro Vice Chancellor Indigenous and Professor of Law, UNSW Law School, speaking on "The Uluru Statement from the Heart" 

14 FEBRUARY

David Bennett AC QC, barrister and former Commonwealth Solicitor General, speaking on "Section 44 of the Constitution - a selection of outdated prejudices

2018

 

BREAKFAST SEMINARS 

28 SEPTEMBER

Her Excellency, Menna Rawlings CMG, British High Commissioner to Australia speaking on "A Vision for Britain after Brexit"

23 AUGUST 

The Rt. Hon. Lady Justice Arden DBE, former judge of the UK Court of Appeal and Justice of the UK Supreme Court speaking on "Commercial Law after Brexit"

16 AUGUST 

The Hon. Peter McClellan AM, former Justice of the Supreme Court of NSW and Chair of the Royal Child Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse speaking on "The Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse: why it was different ?"

05 JULY

The Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG, international jurist, educator and former justice of the High Court of Australia speaking on:  "President Trump and Chairman Kim: will it end in tears ?"

22 JUNE

Sir Jack Beatson, former judge of the Queens Bench Division and member of the UK Court of Appeal speaking on "Challenges and Opportunities for the Independence of the Judiciary in the 21st Century - a view from the UK"

22 MAY

The Right Hon. Dame Sian Elias GNZM, Chief Justice of New Zealand speaking on "Cousins in Law: Common Origins and Continental Drift in Legal Thinking Today"

8 MAY

Chief Justice John Pascoe AC, CVO, Chief Justice of the Family Court of Australia, speaking on "Same Old Picture - New Story"

19 MARCH

Geoffrey Robertson AO QC, human rights barrister, academic, author, broadcaster speaking on his book "Rather His Own Man: Reliable Memoirs"

19 FEBRUARY

​The Hon. Mark Dreyfus QC MP Shadow Attorney General and Shadow Minister for National Security  speaking on "Establishing a National Integrity Commission"

 

 

 

 

 

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