The Senior Moot

The Senior Moot

The Senior Moot Registrations have now closed. The moot guide is still available below.To all competitors, best of luck! What is the Senior Moot? A moot is essentially a ‘mock’ trial where two teams compete against each other in the context of a hypothetical fact...
1st Year Law Camp 2019!

1st Year Law Camp 2019!

First Year Law Camp 2019 Welcome one and all to our Law Camp held EXCLUSIVELY for our first year Law Students! Join us for a three day all inclusive event for the price of $150. Thats right, all inclusive. But for those who need to brush up on that definition, that...
Midnight Mystery Pub Crawl

Midnight Mystery Pub Crawl

The DLSS is proud to announce the return of the FAMOUS O Week Mystery Pub Crawl! This is our first MASSIVE social event of the year and this year we have a brand new theme so it cannot be missed! In 2019, the DLSS Pub Crawl invites you to wear BLACK or WHITE to start...
From the Faculty: Paul McDonough

From the Faculty: Paul McDonough

I told an American friend who has lived here a decade that the High Court can overrule state supreme courts in purely state law. Stunned. “But I thought Australia was a federation!” No American federal court can do that, unless federal law or the constitution is...
Where Are They Now? Daniel Fahey

Where Are They Now? Daniel Fahey

Introduction  I graduated from Deakin University with a double degree in Commerce (majoring in Economics) and Law (Honours) in 2016. I am currently employed at MinterEllison as a graduate where I am on my first rotation (of three) in the Dispute Resolution team. As...