The Law of the Land

Experience the law through the eyes of practitioners and see loopholes, strange stories of the law and why we can’t live without it.

When: Tuesdays 16th of August – 20th of September 2011 6.30 – 8:00pm
Venue: Dexter Cafe and Bar, 123 Queens Parade, Clifton Hill
Co-ordinator: —————–

week 1

16th of August 2011

Wrongful life: You should pay for my life, which I never wanted anyway
(David Lucas)

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week 2

23rd of August 2011

Are prenuptials for the wealthy: Why can’t I contract out of all laws? Why is family law different
(Tim Gough)

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week 3

30th of August 2011

Informed Consent: I got what I wanted but do I want what I got?
(Damien Cremean)

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week 4

6th of September 2011

The constitutional role of the opposition: A verbal contract is not worth the paper it is written on
(Ben Saunders)

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week 5

13th of September 2011

The Obligation to obey the Law: Does power only come out of the barrel of the gun?
(Damien Cremean)

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week 6

20th of September 2011

Social engineering through the Income Tax Act:The Income Tax Act as the greatest source of social reconstruction
(David Lucas)

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