Akram Azimi

UWA student named 2013 Young Australian of the Year

Friday, 25 January 2013

A refugee from war-torn Afghanistan who is studying law, science and arts at The University of Western Australia has been named 2013 Young Australian of the Year.

New pathway for indigenous students to become lawyers

New pathway for indigenous students to become lawyers

Friday, 5 October 2012

The University of Western Australia will tomorrow launch an Advanced Diploma in Indigenous Legal Studies to offer an alternative pathway for Indigenous students seeking to become lawyers through UWA’s new Juris Doctor degree.

Family Law moot team

Family Law moot team wins round

Tuesday, 28 August 2012

UWA’s Family Law moot team is in the running for the grand final after winning a preliminary round of the National Family Law Moot Competition.

Dr Sarah Murray

Monash University Vice Chancellor’s commendation

Thursday, 22 March 2012

Dr Sarah Murray, Associate Professor in the Law Faculty UWA, has been awarded the 2011 Mollie Holman Doctoral Medal for her PhD thesis "Less-Adversarial Practice & The Constitutional Role of the Judiciary in Australia".

woman in supermarket

Report finds deregulation of shop trading hours is in the consumer interest

Monday, 12 December 2011

An independent report by a researcher at The University of Western Australia has found that shop trading hours in Western Australia should be fully deregulated. The report is the first is of its kind to be undertaken in Western Australia.

Natalie Skead, Ana Vrdoljak, Sarah Murray

Academic success for Law lecturers

Friday, 2 December 2011

2011 has been an outstanding year of academic success for a number of Law Faculty teaching staff.

Stuart Kaye

Dean of Law wins 2012 ARC research grant

Friday, 4 November 2011

Winthrop Professor and Dean of Law Stuart Kaye was one of the winners in the 2012 Australian Research Council grants announced recently by Senator Kim Carr, Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science and Research.