Faculty of Law


Hon Sir Michael Cullen KNZM

28 April 2016

"Spotlight on Security"

Hon Sir Michael Cullen KNZM

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Professor Henrik Ringbom, Bevan Marten, Professor Hong Jun Shan

25 February 2016

"Maritime Law in the Asia-Pacific Region"

Professor Henrik Ringbom & Professor Hong Jun Shan

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TPPA Panel

23 February 2016

"The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement – what lies ahead?"

Meredith Kolsky Lewis, Professor Gordon Anderson, Carwyn Jones, Professor Susy Frankel

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Professor Andrew Robertson

23 February 2016

"The Limits of Interpretation in the Law of Contract '"

Professor Andrew Robertson

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Professor John Borrows

11 February 2016

"Learning from the land: Indigenous legal education in context"

Professor John Borrows

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Professor Jeremy Waldron

17 December 2015

"Rule by Law: A Much Maligned Preposition" - Robin Cooke Lecture 2015

Professor Jeremy Waldron

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José E Alvarez

7-8 December 2015

Symposium: "International Organisations and the Rule of Law: Perils and Promise"

Keynote speaker and commentator: Professor José E. Alvarez

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Dr Virginia Mantouvalou

27 November 2015

"Third Biennial Labour Law Conference of the New Zealand Labour Law Society: Challenges of Regulating Future Labour Markets"

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Professor Richard Boast

5 November 2015

"Landmarks: Entick v Carrington—250 years on"

Professor Richard Boast QC, Anthea Williams, David Goddard QC & Douglas Ewen

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Common Grounds Symposium - Petra Butler

22 October 2015

Symposium: "Common Grounds - New Zealand & América Latina"

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Justice Joe Williams

12 October 2015

"Landmarks: 40 years of the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975"

Justice Joseph Williams, in conversation with Kathryn Ryan

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Sir Geoffrey Palmer

25 July 2015

"How Wellington was chosen to be New Zealand's Capital "

Sir Geoffrey Palmer

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Professor Doug Arner

2–4 July 2015

"2015 ANZSIL Conference: International Law-Making at a Crossroads: Participants, Processes and Principles "

Keynote speakers: Professor Douglas Arner, Sir Kenneth Keith, Professor Mary Keyes & Professor Gerry Simpson

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Gary Born

5 May 2015

"Bilateral Arbitration Treaty Regime "

Gary Born

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Gary Born

4 May 2015

"The Rainbow Warrior—a game changer? A 30 year retrospective "

Gary Born, Dr Gerard Curry, Sir Kenneth Keith, Bill Mansfield, Sir Geoffrey Palmer and Dr Penelope Ridings, chaired by Linda Clark

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Sir Geoffrey Palmer

16 February 2015

"New Zealand 's Defective Law on Climate Change"

Sir Geoffrey Palmer

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Hon Justice Robert French

27 November 2014

"Common Law Constitutionalism" - Robin Cooke Lecture 2014

Honourable Robert French, Chief Justice of Australia

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Jane Ginsburg

16 October 2014

"From Hypatia to Victor Hugo to Larry & Sergey: “All the world’s knowledge” and Universal Authors’ Rights"

Professor Jane Ginsburg, 2014 New Zealand Law Foundation Distinguished Visiting Fellow

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Thomas Stipanowich

30 September 2014

"International Mediation and Conflict Management: Near a Tipping Point?"

Professor Thomas Stipanowich

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Zhu Yan

28 August 2014

"Mass Torts in China – The ‘Sanlu’ Milk Powder Scandal"

Dr. ZHU Yan

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Clint Francis

22 August 2014

"Intellectual Capital Management: A Heuristic for Value Articulation"

Professor Clint Francis

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Professor Gerald Torres

28 July 2014

"Litigating Climate Change"

Professor Gerald Torres

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eric martinot

8 April 2014

"Renewable Energy Futures: Challenges for Law and Business"

Dr. Eric Martinot

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Stephen Kos

24 March 2014

"Constitutional Collision: Fitzgerald v Muldoon v Wild"

Hon Justice Stephen Kós

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Paul Walker

25 March 2013

"Rights, Wrong and Proportionality"

Borrin Fellowship Public Lecture - Sir Paul Walker

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Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers

14 March 2013

"The Supreme Court"

Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers

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25 June 2012

"Making the Case for a Bulletproof Arms Trade Treaty"

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CISG Advisory Council Meeting 2012 Wellington, New Zealand and AMINZ Conference. View Podcasts.

Robin Cooke Lectures


Mary Arden

"Press, Privacy and Proportionality"

Lady Justice Arden, Judge of the UK Court of Appeal

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Cheryl Saunders

"A Constitution as Catalyst: Different Paths within Australasian Administrative Law"

Professor Cheryl Saunders, University of Melbourne

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anthony Mason

"Human Rights: Interpretation, Declarations of Inconsistency and the Limits of Judicial Power"

Sir Anthony Mason AC, KBE, QC, former Justice of the High Court of Australia

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david mullan

"Judicial Review of the Executive: Principled Exasperation"

Emeritus Professor David Mullan, Faculty of Law, Queen’s University

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