Judge gavel

DLS represented at the Australian Legal Research Awards 2024

News | July 16, 2024 The winners of the 2024 Australian Research Awards (ALRA) have recently been announced and several members of Deakin Law School have supported the ALRA's in the roles of nominees and judges.

Report finds ‘clear need’ for an Australian Human Rights Act. What difference would it make?

Research | June 24, 2024 This week, the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights reported on its Inquiry into Australia’s Human Rights Framework. By majority, it recommended the federal government introduce an Australian Human Rights Act.

Australia can have a future for the gas industry, or meet its climate commitments – but not both

News | May 15, 2024 The federal government's expansionary plans for gas extraction and export are at odds with its commitments to reaching net zero carbon emissions, writes Deakin Law School energy expert Professor Samantha Hepburn.
  • Filter by Category

Congrats to the Deakin alumni nominated for 2022 Women in Law Awards
DLS Academic Excellence Prizes – All the Winners!
The legal profession needs more of these people
The ‘gas trigger’ won’t be enough to stop our energy crisis escalating. We need a domestic reservation policy
Aspiring legal minds test their arguments in DLS’s high school debate
Why did gas prices go from $10 a gigajoule to $800 a gigajoule? An expert on the energy crisis engulfing Australia
What happens if you want access to voluntary assisted dying but your nursing home won’t let you?
Geelong Law Clinic opens to the community
No, Mr Morrison – the safeguard mechanism is not a ‘sneaky carbon tax’
Deakin opens free family law clinic in Geelong
Deakin Law School turns 30
The Morrison government’s $50 million gas handout undermines climate targets and does nothing to improve energy security