Upcoming Events

Dear members and subscribers,

 

The following upcoming events may be of interest. For further information, please click on the event name.

Kind regards,

 

Patrick Wall
Secretary
International Law Association (Australian Branch)

REMINDER: Upcoming Seminar: Timor-Leste and Australia: The Timor Gap Dispute

The International Law Association (Queensland Chapter) and The Marine and Shipping Law Unit at the TC Beirne School of Law at the University of Queensland are proud to present a twilight seminar on Friday 26 September 2014 on the topic ‘Timor-Leste and Australia: The Timor Gap Dispute’. The guest speaker will be Dr Christopher Ward, barrister-at-law, President of the Australian Branch ofContinue Reading

REMINDER: Call for Nominations: ACT Chapter

  Please circulate   The ACT Chapter of the International Law Association (Australian Branch) is seeking nominations for the following positions: Treasurer Publications Editor Events Coordinator Communications and Sponsorship Coordinator, and General Committee members.   Descriptions of these positions (other than General Committee members) are set out below.  To nominate for a position, please sendContinue Reading

REMINDER: Call for Papers: Australian International Law Journal

  Please circulate   The Australian International Law Journal, published by the International Law Association (Australian Branch), calls for papers of between 6,000 -12,000 words on topics of public or private international law.  Casenotes (2,000-3,000 words) and Book Reviews (1,000 words) within the area of public or private international law are also welcomed.   ContributionsContinue Reading

July 2014 Victorian Newsletter

The Victorian Chapter of the ILA’s July 2014 newsletter is now available. The latest edition includes articles on: President’s Report Harmonising the WTO Public Morality Exceptions and the Seals Dispute        – International Economic Law Update Mothers of Srebenica v The Netherlands The Law of the Sea Convention and Coastal States’ Right to Prevent Oil PollutionContinue Reading

REMINDER: Upcoming Queensland Event on Flight MH370 and International Law

On 7 August 2014, the Queensland Chapter of the International Law Association will host a seminar by Dr Shane Monks, barrister-at-law, on the topic ‘Flight MH370: International Law and How We Use It’.   The mysterious disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370, and the search for it, provide an excellent opportunity to reflect upon the complexity andContinue Reading

REMINDER: Upcoming Colloquium: Settlement of International Boundaries–Applying the principles to Australia, Timor-Leste and Indonesia in the Timor Sea

The International Law Association is proud to co-sponsor–with the International Commission of Jurists–an upcoming colloquium entitled Settlement of International Boundaries: Applying the principles to Australia, Timor-Leste and Indonesia in the Timor Sea on 16 August 2014 at the University of New South Wales.   For more information,please see the event page.

Latest Announcements

In this update: Conference: The strategic corporal re-visited–challenges for combatants in twenty-first century warfare Seminar: North Korea, International Law and Political Reality Speech: The Maritime Boundaries of East Timor–the Role of International Law   Conference: The strategic corporal re-visited–challenges for combatants in twenty-first century warfare 28 & 29 August, Canberra This conference will  be hosted by the CentreContinue Reading

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 2015 Peter Nygh Hague Conference Internship

The Australian Institute of International Affairs and the Australian Branch of the International Law Association call for applications for the 2015 Peter Nygh Hague Conference Internship. 2015 marks the ninth year that the Nygh Internship will be awarded.   Each year, the internship provides a graduate or post graduate student with the rare opportunity toContinue Reading

Upcoming Events

Dear Members and Subscribers, There are a number of events of interest coming up in the next few weeks: On 24 June, the UNCITRAL National Coordination Committee for Australia will present a seminar in Sydney by Jenny Clift entitiled UNCITRAL and Australia: Past, Present and Future. Further details available on the event page. On 26Continue Reading