2021 School of Law Research Seminar Series

For details about our research seminars, public seminars and research events, please contact Western Sydney University Law.Research: law.research@westernsydney.edu.au


Date PresenterTopic
17 March    Michael Head

Writing a book on 'Defending Democracy: The Right to Protest'

24 MarchMichelle HoldstockPredatory Journals
31 MarchJohn Juriansz and Angie NguyenResit examination practice in legal education
7 AprilProf. Elizabeth HandsleyAustralia’s Foreign Relations (State and Territory Arrangements) Act 2020 (Cth)
14 AprilCaroline ComptonThe political economy of property rights, climate adaptation and relocation
21 AprilJoshua GibsonLegal Mobilisation as Amicus Theory
5 MaySonia Allan, Grace Borsellino and Patrick FoongThe Regulation and Governance of Clinical Trials: Past and Present Considerations to Ensure Ethical Treatment of Human Participants
26 MaySandy NoakesGood practice pedagogy to support law students' writing skills
2 JuneBeatriz Garcia and Simon KozlinaPublishing in A-rated journals  &  Zotero crash course
11 AugustJennifer Whelan and Rebecca DominguezRealising access to justice through clinical pedagogy
25 AugustCaroline ComptonRelational contracting and the humanitarian project
1 SeptemberDr Robin BowleyReflections on embedding Indigenous knowledge and cultural capability into the teaching of Corporate Law
8 SeptemberDr Robert Mezyk

After the War on Drugs comes… Psychedelic Renaissance

22 SeptemberJared SharpSystemic racism in the criminal justice system by taking a decolonising approach, which prioritises Indigenous Justice as a means of empowering and giving autonomy to Aboriginal people in the justice system.