Law Library Postgraduate

1. Reschedule of Teaching Dates – LAW5367

Please note that the teaching dates for LAW5367 have changed and the new dates will be as follows:

8th, 9th, 15th & 16th October  2015 (8.30 – 3.30; 1 hr lunch break)

End Gazette 20/7/2015

Careers

1. Indigenous Law Graduate Vacancy with the NT Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

Job title : Indigenous Law Graduate

Designation: Graduate Trainee

Work Unit: Solicitor for Northern Territory

Apply online here

Download the flyer for more details

Events

1. Peter Greste to Speak at The Annual Castan Centre Conference

Journalist Peter Greste, who spent over a year in an Egyptian prison with Al Jazeera colleagues, is a late addition to the line up for the Castan Centre’s annual conference.

All staff are invited to attend at the discount price of $100 (full price is $280). Details are:

Date: Friday 24 July, 2015

Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm

Venue: Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Corner of Swanston and Flinders Street, Melbourne

For more details, click here. If you would like to attend, please contact Simone Heane (simone.heane@monash.edu, x53386)

2. The College of Law Open Night

The College of Law Victoria is holding its annual Information Night on Wednesday 15 July 2015 from 4:30pm – 7:30pm.

The Information Night is a great way for students to find out about College and speak to Lecturers.

Download the flyer

3. VADR CPD Event: Robert Wright: Disputes Arising in Not-for-Profit Associations

This is an invitation to attend a VADR CPD presentation where solicitor Robert Wright will speak on the topic: ‘Disputes Arising in Not-for-Profit Associations’.

Robert Wright is a Victorian solicitor with 40 years’ experience in associations law, who has acted for associations in all Australian jurisdictions.

He will be speaking about the types of disputes that can arise in not-for-profit associations, the personalities involved, and how such disputes can best be resolved without damage to the association.

Date: Thursday, 23 July 2015

Time: 5.45pm for 6.15pm to 7.15pm (presentation)

Venue: Coopers Inn (2nd floor), cnr Exhibition & Little Lonsdale Sts, Melbourne

Cost: Free to VADR members, $20 non-members.

Finger food is provided, and drinks will be available at bar prices. The event carries one CPD point.

If you would like to attend, please email Alison at admin@vadr.asn.au.

Please feel free to pass it on to anyone you think may be interested.

Download the flyer for more information.

General Notices

1. Faculty Managed Internship – Herzog Fox & Neeman, Israel

Applications are now open and close Friday 11 September, 2015


Minimum of 4 weeks from mid-January to mid-February


Further information including
Application process & Eligibility details


Student Mobility Funding may be provided, please see
eligibility criteria


Queries:

1. Login to ask.monash

2. Select the Ask a Question tab

3. Choose Student Administration from the Category drop-down list

4. Type or copy/paste the following phrase into the question field: Law Student Response and type your query

2. Monash Doctoral Program Information Session 2015

Professor Zlatko Skrbis, Vice-Provost (Graduate Education), will be hosting the annual Monash Doctoral Program Information Session.

Date: Tuesday 4 August, 2105

Time: 2.00pm – 5.00pm

Venue: Alexander Theatre, Clayton campus

This event is aimed at Honours and research Masters’ students interested in a PhD at Monash.

Students and staff can register their attendance here

Postgraduate Notices

1. Nygh Internship Postgraduate students

The Australian Institute of International Affairs and the Australian Branch of the International Law Association call for applications for the 2016 Peter Nygh Hague Conference Internship.

Each year, the internship provides a graduate or post graduate student with the rare opportunity to travel to The Hague in the Netherlands and work in the area of Private International Law. Prospective applicants should visit the AIIA’s website.

Successful applicants receive a contribution towards their living expenses for the duration of the internship.

Applications for the 2016 Nygh Internship close on Wednesday 30 September 2015.

Download the form form

For other queries contact Nicola Nygh

2. Vis Moot Ad 2015-16

Annual Willem C Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

Formal applications for students interested in the Willem C Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot for 2015/16 held in Hong Kong and Vienna next March and April are now open.

Participation can count for your degree as a 6 point subject. The subject is an intensive and practical introduction to problem based learning and legal analysis in a small group environment. It develops strategic thinking and provides experience in a simulated international commercial arbitration. It is not just for those interested in commercial law. Law firms recognize and highly value the skills provided by the Vis moot.

You may apply for both Jessup moot and Vis moots, but be sure to indicate this when applying.

Deadline is Wednesday 17 July 2015, 6:00pm

Download the application form

Look up Facebook Monash Vis Moot Queries Forum which is now available so that you can browse past discussions or ask any questions.

For further queries contact  Lisa Spagnolo – lisa.spagnolo@monash.edu

Undergraduate Notices

1. Jessup Moot Ad 2016

The Jessup International Law Moot is the largest and most prestigious international mooting competition in the world.

Visit the website for more information.

Each year, Monash University sends a team to compete in the national rounds of the Jessup Moot in Canberra in February. The top two teams from these national rounds then progress to the international finals in Washington DC in March.

The competition will be held at Australia National University (ANU), Canberra, during the first week of February 2016. Students who are selected as part of the team may be eligible to be enrolled in a 6-point undergraduate unit – LAW 4806 – Jessup Moot Competition.

The faculty is currently running another international mooting competition – the Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot. Students cannot participate in both moots in the same year, but you are welcome to apply for both.

Deadline for applications is Friday 31 July by 5:00pm.

Download the applications here

For further information download the flyer

2. Student Services counter closed until 1pm Wednesday July 15

Due to Semester 2 enrolments, the Student Services counter at the Clayton campus will be closed until 1pm on Wednesday July 15. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

3. Vis Moot Ad 2015-16

Annual Willem C Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

Formal applications for students interested in the Willem C Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot for 2015/16 held in Hong Kong and Vienna next March and April are now open.

Participation can count for your degree as a 6 point subject. The subject is an intensive and practical introduction to problem based learning and legal analysis in a small group environment. It develops strategic thinking and provides experience in a simulated international commercial arbitration. It is not just for those interested in commercial law. Law firms recognize and highly value the skills provided by the Vis moot.

You may apply for both Jessup moot and Vis moots, but be sure to indicate this when applying.

Deadline is Wednesday 17 July 2015, 6:00pm

Download the application form

Look up  Facebook Monash Vis Moot Queries Forum which is now available so that you can browse past discussions or ask any questions.

For further queries contact  Lisa Spagnolo – lisa.spagnolo@monash.edu

Law Library Postgraduate

1. Reschedule of Teaching Dates – LAW5367

Please note that the teaching dates for LAW5367 have changed and the new dates will be as follows:

8th, 9th, 15th & 16th October  2015 (8.30 – 3.30; 1 hr lunch break)


End Gazette 13/7/2015

Careers

1. Indigenous Law Graduate Vacancy with the NT Department of the Attorney-General and Justice


Job title : Indigenous Law Graduate

Designation: Graduate Trainee

Work Unit: Solicitor for Northern Territory


Apply online
here

Download the flyer for more details

Events

1. The Annual Castan Centre for Human Rights Law Conference


Date
: Friday 24 July, 2015

Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm

Venue: Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Corner of Swanston and Flinders Street, Melbourne

For more details click here


Registration Fees

NGO Registration – $150

Students – $80 (limited number)

Please note that Law Faculty staff can come to the conference for $100

Register online


Click
here for Speaker information and abstracts


2. The College of Law Open Night


The College of Law Victoria is holding its annual Information Night on
Wednesday 15 July 2015 from 4:30pm – 7:30pm.


The Information Night is a great way for students to find out about College and speak to Lecturers.


Download the
flyer

General Notices

1. Monash Doctoral Program Information Session 2015

Professor Zlatko Skrbis, Vice-Provost (Graduate Education), will be hosting the annual Monash Doctoral Program Information Session.

Date: Tuesday 4 August, 2105

Time: 2.00pm – 5.00pm

Venue: Alexander Theatre, Clayton campus

This event is aimed at Honours and research Masters’ students interested in a PhD at Monash.

Students and staff can register their attendance here