28 September

Corrs Chambers Westgarth Women in Law Breakfast

The QUT Law Society (QUTLS) was joined by Corrs Chambers Westgarth to highlight the contributions of women as members of the legal community and celebrate the achievements of women in law.

19 November

W A Lee Equity Lecture 2020 – Credit and Unconscionability – The Rise and Fall of Statutes

The QUT Faculty of Law invites you to the 21st Annual W A Lee Equity Lecture presented by The Honourable Justice Peter Applegarth AM. The W A Lee Equity Lecture is held each year in honour of foremost equity and trusts academic and author Honorary Professor W A 'Tony' Lee. CPD points may be available for this lecture.

When: 6:00pm - 7:00pm 19th November

Where: Online

23 September

“Skeletons in the Closet: A Challenge for Medicine, Ethics and Law” - ACHLR / HEAL Coffee with a Colleague Seminar Series

Did you know that there are probably hundreds of sets of real human bones in the cupboards of doctors and other health professionals in Australia - most initially obtained illegally overseas? As well as the ethical issues, there are legal problems - especially regarding their disposal. Anne-Maree, Jonathan and Simon will highlight the issues and suggest some potential resolutions. 

16 September

QUT Global Law, Science and Technology Seminar Series – ‘Litigating Science: Climate Change and the Rocky Hill Mine Case’

The Rocky Hill Mine case was a landmark legal action for Australia. The Rocky Hill Mine was the first coal mine to be rejected by an Australian Court on the basis of climate change. The latest edition of our QUT Global Law, Science and Technology Seminar Series – ‘Litigating Science: Climate Change and the Rocky Hill Mine Case’ discusses the case with Elaine Johnson, head of the legal team representing the local community.

28 July

Welcome to QUTLS Moot Club

QUT Law Alumna Rebecca Treston QC launched the 2020 mooting season at the QUTLS Ashurst Welcome to Moot Club in early March.