Find Your Foundation: 10 Tips on Writing Research Essays

La Trobe Law School recently ran a Legal Skills Workshop of 2017 on writing research essays. Organised throughout the semester, these workshops aim to sharpen your legal and professional skills and provide you with some handy tips for your law… Continue Reading

Plain English and Administrative Law

The ‘plain English’ or ‘plain language’ movement has been the pre-eminent influence on legislative drafting over the last 30 years. The movement has promoted the rules of simple writing, the avoidance of traditional forms of expression where they can be… Continue Reading

La Trobe Law School Mooter Mariam Francis Looks Back on the 2016 Vis Moots

VIS Moot La Trobe 2016

On 4 March 2016 at 11:30am, four very excited albeit a little stressed law students boarded a flight to Hong Kong to participate in the 13th Vis East Moot and then to Vienna to participate in the 23rd Willem C.… Continue Reading