Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law

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Home to scholars of international standing and based in the capital city's vibrant legal and political heart, there is no better place to advance your knowledge of the Law. Find out more


23 November 2015 Introducing New VUWLSS President: Victoria Rea
Victoria University of Wellington Law Students’ Society (VUWLSS) President Victoria Rea is anticipating a year of community and sport for VUWLSS in 2016, things that are dear to the heart of the Christchurch born-and-bred Law and Arts student. Read more
3 November 2015 Common Grounds – New Zealand & América Latina
Victoria’s Faculty of Law recently played host to nine experts from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Uruguay for a one-day symposium on Latin America. Read more
3 November 2015 Sir Geoffrey Palmer made Honorary Bencher
Victoria Distinguished Fellow Sir Geoffrey Palmer has been made an Honorary Master of the Bench… Read more

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Dec7-8SymposiumsInternational Organisations and the Rule of Law: Perils and Promise
Date: 7–8 December 2015
Time: 8.30 am
Venue: Old Government Buildings, 55 Lambton Quay, Wellington
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Dec7Public LecturesInternational organisations and the rule of law
Date: 7 December 2015
Time: 1.00 pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre 4, Government Buildings, 55 Lambton Quay, Wellington
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Dec8Public LecturesIs the investment chapter of the TPP the ‘gold standard’, or something else?
Date: 8 December 2015
Time: 5.30 pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre 1, Government Buildings, 55 Lambton Quay, Wellington
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