Ross Parsons Centre, Downtown Law and Business Webinar: So It’s Just Random Then? Challenges to Judicial Co-Operation in the EU – Perspectives from the JCOERE Project

Ross Parsons Centre, Downtown Law and Business Webinar: So It’s Just Random Then? Challenges to Judicial Co-Operation in the EU – Perspectives from the JCOERE Project This webinar will discuss a major cross-border insolvency research project that is being undertaken by University College Cork in Ireland. The project, JCOERE (Judicial Co-Operation supporting Economic Recovery in …

Sydney Law School 130-year celebration

Sydney Law School 130-year celebration! 1890-2020 Dean and Head of School, Professor Simon Bronitt, invites you to attend a special virtual event to celebrate Sydney Law School’s 130-year anniversary on Thursday 5 November 2020. This event brings together students, alumni, staff, special guests and members of the community to celebrate the theme of building on …

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Employees duties under Ch2D of the Corporations Act

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Employees duties under Ch2D of the Corporations Act The Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) provides significant regulation of the behaviour of directors and officers, particularly through the duties outlined in Chapter 2D. Of those provisions, sections 182 and 183 also apply to ‘employees’, a term not defined in the Act. As …

The Public International Law Webinar Series

The Public International Law Webinar Series The organisers (the Sydney Centre for International Law, Fietta LLP (London), Essex Court Chambers (London), Essex Court Chambers Duxton (Singapore Group Practice), and Rajah & Tann (Singapore)) are pleased to invite you to attend a public international law webinar series that will bring together leading public international law practitioners, …

Artificial Intelligence and Global Trade Governance: A Pluralist Agenda

Artificial Intelligence and Global Trade Governance: A Pluralist Agenda This article is the first of its kind to map out imminent challenges facing the World Trade Organization (WTO) against the emergence of artificial intelligence. It does so by examining critically AI’s normative implications for four issue areas—robot lawyers, automated driving systems, computer-generated works, and automated …

Digital trade and digital sovereignty: Navigating best practice for cross border data transfers

Digital trade and digital sovereignty: Navigating best practice for cross border data transfers This talk aims to explore the challenges of privacy and security protection when Australian companies outsource personal and commercial data from Australia to technology service providers in India, China and other countries. The traditional jurisdiction rule is based upon geographical domains that …

Ross Parsons Law & Business seminar: Schemes of arrangement and debt restructuring

Ross Parsons Law & Business seminar: Schemes of arrangement and debt restructuring This webinar will discuss the use of creditors’ schemes of arrangement to facilitate debt restructuring. The panel will discuss the recent introduction of a new procedure into the UK (Part 26A restructuring plan) which is based on the creditors’ scheme of arrangement. The …

AIMOS2020 Conference

AIMOS2020: Interdisciplinary meta-research & open science conference Registrations are now open for the 2020 AIMOS conference, an interdisciplinary conference of short talks, workshops, and hackathons all aimed at improving the research process. We aim for AIMOS2020 to appeal to students and researchers from a range of disciplines with a shared interest in understanding and addressing …

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Exploring the impact of bankruptcy and other consumer debt options

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Exploring the impact of bankruptcy and other consumer debt options Speaker: Nicola Howell, Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology In this webinar, Nicola will present some initial results from her empirical study on the impact on debtors of different ‘treatment’ options for over-indebtedness, including bankruptcy, debt agreements …