Faculty News

Law PhD Student to attend German Climate Geoengineering Summer School

Newcastle Law School PhD student Kerryn Brent has been invited to a prestigious Climate Geoengineering Summer School 

Graduates and Awardees in Manila

Professor Mark Bray represented the Faculty of Business & Law and the University at the Australia Awards Scholarship GRANDuation in Manila in late May

Tension in the Workplace

Rebecca Mitchell discusses tension in the workplace

Appeal to clarify religious standing

Associate Professor Neil Foster welcomes appeal on landmark court decision regarding religious freedom in an article with the Australian

Inequality in confidence - Are women at a disadvantage?

Associate Professor Rebecca Mitchell discusses female confidence levels

China missing the point on waste protests

Dr Hao Tan of the Newcastle Business School addresses recent protests in China over waste incineration

China Leading the Way on Renewable Energy

Newcastle Business School academic, Hao Tan, has had a letter published in Nature discussing China and its use of renewable energy sources.

QLD 'Gay Panic Defence' Shameful

Newcastle Law School academics Dr Alan Berman and Sher Campbell delve into Queensland's 'homosexual advance defence'.

The Faculty of Business and Law Excellence in Teaching Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2014 Faculty of Business and Law Teaching Awards.

Privatising Medibank: will an IPO deliver for taxpayers?

Newcastle Business School academic Paul Docherty discusses the proposed privatisation of Medibank Private.

Faculty Sponsoring ARDC 2014

The Faculty of Business and Law will be sponsoring the 2014 Australian Regional Development Conference (ARDC)

North Korea and Human Rights: Can Things Change?

The Hon. Michael Kirby AC, CMG presents the lecture, 'North Korea and Human Rights: Can Things Change?'

The Trials and Tribulations of Being a Lawyer

The Hon. TF Bathurst presents the lecture, "The Trials and Tribulations of Being a Lawyer"

Bowling Club in Legal Stoush

The University of Newcastle Legal Centre (UNLC) has taken begun working with the Friends of King Edward Park Group to challenge Newcastle City Council's Approval of a function centre at the cliff-top site at King Edward Park.

Hit the surf and source legal advice

Young people needing legal advice are encouraged to tap into expertise of the University of Newcastle's Legal Centre when it slips out of the office and hits the sand for its annual Law on the Beach free community legal advice service.

Rebecca Mitchell in The Conversation on Team Innovation and Success

In the Conversation, Associate Professor Rebecca Mitchell talks about how conflict in the workplace can lead to team innovation and success.

Tim Owen visits the University of Newcastle Legal Centre

Tim Owen, State Member for Newcastle visited the University of Newcastle Legal Centre (UNLC) on Monday 28 October 2013.

UNLSA Mooting Success

Newcastle Law School students achieved mooting success at the Annual Australian Law Students' Association Conference.

Year 11 Business Plan Challenge

Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, the 2013 Business Plan Challenge grand final was held on Friday 15 November with over $20,000 worth of scholarships and prizes on offer.