Book launch event: Health Law: Frameworks and Context

The Victorian Minister for Health, Jill Hennessy MP, will be launching Professor Anne-Maree Farrell’s new book, Health Law: Frameworks and Context (Cambridge University Press, 2017) on Thursday 9 November, 5-6.30pm at La Trobe’s City Campus, 360 Collins St, Level 20.… Continue Reading

CHLS Research Symposium: Health inequities, trade and global governance

This workshop will bring together researchers on health inequities, trade policy and global governance to explore key issues facing the Asia Pacific Region in the 21st century. Drawing on political economy perspectives, speakers will explore the relationships between health inequities… Continue Reading

Honorary Justice Michael Kirby celebrates 25th anniversary of La Trobe Law School

On the evening of 4 May 2017, Honorary Justice Michael Kirby was a panel member for La Trobe University’s bold thinking lecture on Health, Law and Sexuality. He was joined by fellow panel members Professor Gary Dowsett (Director of ARCSHS),… Continue Reading

International Scholar John Coggon visits the Centre for Health Law and Society (CHLS) at La Trobe Law School

Where and How Does Global Health Fit into Public Health Ethics and Law? John Coggon, who is a Professor of Law at the University of Bristol will present his research on this topic at a Centre for Health Law and… Continue Reading

The Negative Impact of Negative Gearing

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By Alicia Robson-Garth The growing unaffordability of houses in capital cities is causing most young Australians to think of entering the property market as a distant reality. The unrestricted practice of negative gearing contributes to this situation as highlighted by… Continue Reading

‘Transgender Children and the Family Court’ – Associate Professor Fiona Kelly at 2015 LSAANZ Conference

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La Trobe Law School academic, Associate Professor Fiona Kelly, presented a paper last week at the annual Australian and New Zealand Law and Society Association Conference at Flinders Law School in Adelaide. The flyer for the conference can be accessed, here. Abstract A rapidly… Continue Reading