The Australian Human Rights Centre workshop ‘Key Challenges in Children’s Rights’ held on 2 February 2016 brought together lawyers, academics and civil society professionals to discuss contemporary challenges to the protection and realisation of children’s rights in Australia and internationally.
Tim D. Castle has been elected Deputy Chair of the executive committee of the International Law Section of the Law Council of Australia. Congratulations Tim!
Rashda Rana SC will join the ICC's VIII Congreso de Arbitraje Internacional Cámara de Comercio Internacional in Costa Rica to host the ArbitralWomen Breakfast with the topic “Diversity Initiatives around the globe: Will they achieve the goal of equality & diversity?”.
Kate Eastman SC will speak at the inaugural Australian Lawyers for Human Rights National Human Rights Conference to be held on 17 and 18 February 2017 at the La Trobe University City Campus in Melbourne.
6 St James International is delighted to welcome barrister & international arbitrator Rashda Rana SC as a member of the International Legal Practice Group.
Tim Castle has been elected to the Executive Committee of the International Section of the Law Council of Australia. Congratulations Tim!
6 St James International's Tim Castle, in his role as co-chair of the Australian Chapter of the New York State Bar Association's International Section, hosted the inaugural seminar held at Johnson Winter & Slattery in Sydney on 19 October 2016.
Twenty-five years ago today Australia signed the Madrid Protocol which banned mining in Antarctica and set aside the icy continent as a natural reserve, devoted to peace and science. 6 St James' International Fellow Professor Tim Stephens writes in today's Sydney Morning Herald how Australia can be a world leader again.
Members of the UNCITRAL National Co-ordinating Committee for Australia were delighted to host Dr Christophe Bernasconi, Secretary-General of the Hague Conference on Private International Law, for lunch on Thursday 29 September 2016 in Sydney.
Professor Tim Stephens, Fellow of 6 St James International and Professor of International Law at the University of Sydney, gave evidence yesterday to the Joint Standing Committee on Treaties in relation to the Paris Agreement of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Professor Tim Stephens, Fellow of the 6 St James Hall International Law Practice Group, has published an article in the August 2016 edition of the NSW Law Society Journal: China's Claims Dashed In South China Sea Arbitration.
Dr Chris Ward SC reports on the Philippines v China Award in July 2016 of the Annex VII Arbitral Panel established under the auspices of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, which will stand as one of the most significant decisions of the law of the sea.
The members of 6 St. James' Hall are delighted to welcome Professor Tim Stephens as a Fellow of the 6 St James' International Legal Practice Group. Professor Stephens is Professor of International Law and Australian Research Council Future Fellow at the University of Sydney.