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Futile hospital treatments cost millions

17-10-2017 Non-beneficial treatment of patients who are at the end of their life costs Australia approximately $153.1 million a year, a study published in the British Medical Journal Open today has found.

QUT Law School celebrates 40 years in style

06-10-2017 Guests gathered to celebrate the QUT Law School and raised an enormous $39,370 for disadvantaged law students. 

QUT lecturers honoured as among Australia’s best

05-10-2017 QUT lecturers have been recognised for their excellence in delivering student learning in Australia’s highest awards for university teaching.

Attacks on Encryption: what we all need to know

02-10-2017 An increase in powers to access every Australian's communications via mandating ‘backdoors’ into encrypted applications has been proposed by the Australian Government.

The debate on assisted dying: how can we assess the competing claims?

25-09-2017 As Victorian MPs debate a bill on assisted dying, it is vital that they examine evidence and not just rhetoric says QUT Law Professor Ben White.

Fletcher Moot returns in 2018

05-02-2018 - 08-02-2018 Following the success of the first Ian Fletcher International Insolvency Law Moot (Fletcher Moot), held in Sydney on 15-17 March 2017, the QUT Faculty of Law is a proud sponsor of the next Fletcher Moot on 6-8 February 2018.

New law activity challenges students to ‘Judge for Yourself’

09-10-2017 The QUT Faculty of Law and Queensland Sentencing Advisory Council have teamed up to develop an interactive activity for visiting high school students.

QUT announces new Vice-Chancellor

14-09-2017 QUT Chancellor Mr Tim Fairfax AC has announced the appointment of Professor Margaret Sheil AO as the university's next Vice-Chancellor, effective February 2018.

Law academic wins prestigious award

19-09-2017 QUT has recently received three Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUT) Citations, one of those awarded to law academic Associate Professor Nicolas Suzor.

Australian consumers are still losing out in streaming media markets

13-09-2017 A new report by researchers at QUT’s Digital Media Research Centre shows that Australian consumers are still disadvantaged compared to consumers in the United States when it comes to accessing digital media.

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