Faculty of Law

Public Lectures 2013


25 March 2013

Borrin Fellowship Public Lecture

"Rights, Wrong and Proportionality"

Sir Paul Walker

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14 March 2013

"The Supreme Court"

Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers

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Public Lectures 2012


25 June 2012

"Making the Case for a Bulletproof Arms Trade Treaty"

Introduced by Catherine Iorns, Faculty of Law, Victoria University of Wellington. Chaired by Barry Coates, Executive Director, Oxfam NZ, panel included Widney Brown, Director of Law and Policy, Amnesty International; Monica Silverwood, Humanitarian Law Legal Adviser, International Committee of the Red Cross; Luke Roughton, Control Arms Coordinator, Oxfam NZ; & Joan Mosley, Director of International Security and Disarmament, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (NZ).

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


Robin Cooke Lectures



"Press, Privacy and Proportionality"

Lady Justice Arden, Judge of the UK Court of Appeal

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

Professor Cheryl Saunders, University of Melbourne

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"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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"Judicial Review of the Executive: Principled Exasperation"

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

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