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Tony McAvoy SC is QUT Alumnus of the Year 2018

07-08-2018 Australia's first Indigenous Senior Counsel Tony McAvoy graduated with a Bachelor of Laws from QUT in 1988. He was named QUT Alumnus of the Year 2018 today and also received the Faculty of Law’s Outstanding Alumni Award.

Law Alumni Speed Mentoring @ QUT Gardens Point

05-09-2018 The Law Alumni QUT Chapter invites you to a special evening of speed mentoring, networking and drinks. 

EVENT: Intellectual Property and Sustainable Development

06-09-2018 Join some of the leading thinkers in their fields, for a one day symposium on the relationship between intellectual property and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

National leadership could hang on Longman: QUT expert

26-07-2018 As Super Saturday looms, former Queensland Government Minister and Adjunct Associate Professor John Mickel says the real winner of Longman is not just who wins at the local level, but rather it will have national leadership implications.

QUT Law Alumnus donates a ‘peppercorn’ contract more than 300 years old

14-08-2018 As part of the 2018 QUT Giving Day, QUT Law Alumnus Rodney Gibson donated an English ‘peppercorn’ contract that is more than 300 years old. 

Prosecco wars: an aperitif for new Australia-EU trade talks

24-07-2018 What’s in a name? A lot when it comes to which country owns the rights to the name prosecco, a grape variety, that produces a sparkling wine well-loved in Australia and Italy.

QUT representatives appear before the Parliamentary Committee on Indigenous Affairs

02-08-2018 Earlier this month, Law academics Professor Matthew Rimmer and Dr. Kylie Pappalardo, and intellectual property lawyer and QUT Master of Philosphy student, Stephanie Parkin, were invited to appear before the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Indigenous Affairs.

Monash University wins the 2018 QUT Torts Moot Competition

10-08-2018 2018 marks the 16th annual QUT Torts Moot Competition which saw 11 teams from universities across Australia and the South Pacific compete in what was an enthusiastic and fierce week-long tournament.

EVENT: Human Rights in Queensland (and beyond)

19-09-2018 Join us for a keynote presentation with Professor George Williams, Dean and Anthony Mason Professor of Law at the University of NSW, where he will examine a range of issues related to human rights in Australia and internationally. A diverse panel of experts will then offer 5 minute lightning talks reflecting on the importance of a Human Rights Act in their specific domain.

QUT Law Alumni awarded Vinerian Scholarship

03-08-2018 The QUT Faculty of Law is delighted to congratulate QUT Law Alumnus Christopher Stackpoole, winner of the Vinerian Scholarship at the University of Oxford.


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