Professor Ugo Pagallo speaks at La Trobe Law School

Professor Ugo Pagallo, Professor of Jurisprudence at the University of Turin and a leading international scholar on law and technology, presented a seminar at La Trobe Law School on regulatory models and options for Artificial Intelligence. Guests joining the seminar… Continue Reading

Judiciaries as Tools of Illiberalism – Approaching the Turkish Case

On Wednesday 3 May La Trobe Law School’s Dr Oz Susler will be joining academics from Deakin University: Dr David Tittensor, Professor Ihsan Yilmaz, and Mr Tezcan Gumus at a panel event at Deakin University to discuss the implications of… Continue Reading

Storify: This was the 2017 ALHR National Human Rights Conference on Twitter

The 2017 ALHR National Human Rights Conference took place at La Trobe Law School’s city campus on 17 and 18 February 2017, and was a big success! We have summarised the biggest Twitter highlights in an 2017 ALHR National Human… Continue Reading

2017 is the Year for Promoting & Protecting Human Rights in Australia – National conference examining Australia’s human rights performance looms

At a time when Australians’ human rights have never been more under threat, Australian Lawyers for Human Rights (ALHR) will hold a two-day national conference focused on improving human rights protections in Australia from February 17. The conference will bring… Continue Reading

Megan Davis on the Issue of Constitutional Recognition

By Thomas Weston The Law Institute of Victoria’s Dame Roma Mitchell Memorial Lunch opened with a sobering statistic: In 2015, the gender pay gap in legal services was as great as 34.3%. Dame Roma Mitchell, a pioneer of women’s rights,… Continue Reading

Judiciaries as Tools of Illiberalism – Approaching the Turkish Case in Comparative Perspective

Dr Ozlem Susler La Trobe Law La Trobe University

La Trobe Law School Lecturer, Dr Ozlem Susler,will be presenting a paper,’Populism, Majoritarianism and Crises of Liberal Democracy: Modes of Illiberal Governance in Comparative Perspective’, co-written with Raul Sanchez Urribarri and David Tittensor at the University of Graz Symposium on 1-3 October… Continue Reading