The Deakin Law Students' Society (DLSS) is the peak representative body for all Deakin law students, with the objective of assisting students with their educational, career, social and wellbeing needs.
Changes to the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) came into force on the 1st of August 2018 allowing all award covered employees access to 5 days of unpaid family and domestic violence leave. The new leave entitlement is the result of a recent Fair Work Commission...
As two first-year students, Sophie and I recognise the innumerable benefits associated with partaking in the many educational events hosted by the Deakin Law School Society, especially legal competitions whereby the theoretical aspects of our degree are...
Candidate statements for the DLSS' AGM 2018 are now available to be read. Please see below. Take each candidate's statement into consideration when voting occurs at the AGM on the 25th September at 6pm. President Thomas Walsh My name is Tom Walsh and I’m...
Mental Health & Wellbeing
We strive to assist you with becoming a well-balanced student, running workshops and seminars on how to deal with stress and other issues facing students.
Social Justice and Equity
Our Social Justice & Equity portfolio is responsible for hosting a range of seminars and producing various publications on social justice issues within an Australian legal context..