Law News + Events

From the archive: Krinock Lecture 2016: US Ambassador to New Zealand Mark Gilbert

Upcoming Events

To be announced.


New scholarship for Waikato-Tainui law students 7 Aug 2018
Waikato-Tainui and commercial law firm Simpson Grierson have announced a new scholarship to support law students at the University of Waikato.

Choosing your Optional Legal Papers In the Environmental, Resources and Energy Field 1 Aug 2018
Students considering their optional law papers at the 400 level will get a chance to learn more about papers in the environmental, resources and energy law field with a special presentation by lecturers at Te Piringa - Faculty of Law. The event will be held on Wednesday 1 August at 1.00pm in MSB 1.37.

Waikato student wins Emerging Leaders Award 27 Jul 2018
Kaylee Bird took out the top law prize at the New Zealand Emerging Leaders Awards this month. Competing against the country’s top emerging leaders in the profession, she says it was a “real honour” to have her leadership skills recognised.

Staff and Student Seminar: Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Are We Asking Too Much of the International Criminal Court? 12 Jul 2018
Every decision the International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor takes is contested - too soft or too hard on States; politically motivated or naïve about the political implications of her decisions; favoring the powerful States or not taking their interests seriously enough. Join Professor Tim McCormack for a special seminar for Faculty of Law staff and Students that delves into these issues and more.

Public Lecture: Chemical Weapons and Other Atrocities: Contrasting Responses to the Syrian Crisis 12 Jul 2018
2018 NZLF DVF Professor Tim McCormack will review the responses of the international community to the many atrocities committed in Syria during 8 years of the civil conflict

View archived news »

Past Events

CEREL Seminar Series 16 May 2018