Events and Conferences

Video Portal

All events that are recorded live or via webinar, are available to watch now on our CLARS Video Portal. If you have recently attended an event that was recorded, the video footage will be uploaded to the portal shortly.

Event start and finish times are in Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST).

2024

SEMINARJOINT CLARS-MSDI RESEARCH SEMINAR 2024
Sustainable monetary policy and its
legal limits (Prof Jörn Axel Kämmerer)
and 
Green financial instruments and the
pitfalls of green regulation (Dr Christoph Kumpan)
DATETuesday 23  April  2024
TIME4:00pm - 5:15pm AEST
LOCATION In person and online via zoom
INFORMATIONFurther information and registration here
SEMINARCLARS-ABL Law and Business Seminar: Rethinking Corporate Governance of Big Tech: Lessons from Financial Institutions
DATEWednesday 10 April  2024
TIME5:00pm - 6:45pm AEDT
LOCATIONArnold Bloch Liebler - Level 2, 333 Collins Street, Melbourne - in person and online via zoom
RSVPRSVP NOW
INFORMATION

Further information and Registration here.

2023

WORKSHOP

Workshop on AI Governance and Standards

DATE 15 November 2023
TIME 1-5pm AEDT
LOCATION

Monash University
Level 4 Auditorium
Green Chemical Futures Building,
13 Rainforest Walk, Clayton campus

WEB PAGE

For more information see:  Full details here  

CONFERENCE

Sustainable Capitalism and the Corporation

DATE 21-22 July 2023
TIME Various
LOCATION Monash Prato Centre,  Prato, Italy
WEB PAGE

For more information see: Conference on Sustainable Capitalism and the Corporation

SEMINAR

International Law and the Challenge of Populism: Workshop Series 2023

DATE 17 May, 24 May, 9 June, 21 July 2023
TIME Various
LOCATION Cardozo Law School,  State University of San Francisco,  Monash Law, SOAS School of Law
WEB PAGE

For more information see: International Law and the Challenge of Populism

SEMINAR

Five Years of Crowd-Sourced Funding in Australia: Taking Stock (Literally)
CLARS Law and Business Seminar Series

DATE 29 May 2023
TIME 5:30pm - 6:45pm
LOCATION A Hybrid Event: Online & In Person at: Monash University Law Chambers 555 Lonsdale Street Melbourne, VIC 3000
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

Student Discussion Forum: Everything You Need to Know About Islamic Finance and Banking

DATE 4 May 2023
TIME 9 AM - 10 AM AEST
LOCATION Online Only
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

Strategies for Women on Boards
CLARS Law and Business Seminar Series

DATE 23 February 2023
TIME 5:30pm - 6:45pm
LOCATION A Hybrid Event: Online & In Person at: Monash University Law Chambers 555 Lonsdale Street Melbourne, VIC 3000
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

Generative AI: Exploring Potential Research Agendas
In association with Monash Data Futures Institute, CLARS, and the Wharton Zicklin Center for Governance & Business Ethics.

DATE 15 March 2023
TIME 9:00am - 10:30am
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here

2022

A full listing of all events in the Law and Business Seminar series can also be viewed on the 2022 CLARS Law and Business Seminars webpage.

EVENT

Bob Baxt AO Annual Address: Viktor Mayer-Schönberger

DATE 19 October 2022
TIME 6:00pm - 7:15pm
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

Competition law in a changing economy and the rise of the digital era: A roundtable with four Chairs of the ACCC, past and present

DATE 28 September 2022
TIME 1:00pm - 3:00pm
LOCATION The Pavilion - Level 8, Building H, Monash University Caulfield campus
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

Cookie Intermediaries: Does Competition Lead to More Privacy? Evidence from the Dark Web

DATE 3 August 2022
TIME 2:30pm - 3:45pm
LOCATION Room 121 Learning and Teaching building at Clayton
WEB PAGE 
WORKSHOP

Researching Tort Law in Australia: Emerging Voices, Fresh Perspectives

DATE 11 July 2022
TIME 9:45am - 3:00pm
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
STUDENT SEMINAR

Having your cake and eating it too – managing conflicts and related party issues in the creation of SEEK Investments

DATE 9 May 2022
TIME 1:00pm - 2:00pm
LOCATION The Moot Court, Law Building, Clayton
WEB PAGEFull details here

2021

SEMINAR

How Private International Law Can Make the UN Sustainable Goals a Reality

DATE 23 November 2021
TIME 6:00pm - 7:30pm
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
CONFERENCE

Competition policy challenges in the digital era

DATE 19 November 2021
TIME 10:30am - 4:30pm
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

Business Judgment and Directors' Accountability

DATE 16 November 2021
TIME 6:00pm - 7:15pm
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

The Bob Baxt AO Annual Lecture in Corporate & Commercial Law with Professor John C. Coffee of Columbia Law School

DATE 26 October 2021
TIME 10:00am - 11:15am
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
STUDENT SEMINAR

The Lives of the Law

DATE 5 October 2021
TIME 1:00pm - 2:00pm
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

How Much do Investors Care About Social Responsibility?

DATE Tuesday 17 August 2021
TIME 10:00am - 11:15am
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

NATIONAL COMMERCIAL LAW SEMINAR SERIES: REFLECTIONS ON THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CORPORATIONS ACT

DATE Wednesday 21 July 2021
TIME 5:15pm - 6:15pm
LOCATION Online Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
SYMPOSIUM

Critical Junctures/Critical perspectives – a call for new voices in tax reform

DATES Thursday 15 and Friday 16 July 2021
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

The  21st  Century Berle & Means Corporation? A Revolution in Retail Investing

DATE Friday 9 July 2021
TIME 9:30am - 11:00am
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
STUDENT SEMINAR So why would you want to be a banking lawyer?
DATE Monday 17 May 2021
TIME 1:00pm - 2:00pm
LOCATION

Online via  Zoom

WEB PAGE

Full details here

SEMINAR

Should Australia Permit Dual Class Listings?

DATE Wednesday 12 May 2021
TIME 5:00pm - 6:15pm
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

CLARS & Economics Session - The Google/Fitbit Merger: Where Do We Stand?

DATE Tuesday 30 March 2021
TIME 3:00pm - 4:15pm
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

NATIONAL COMMERCIAL LAW SEMINAR SERIES: REFLECTIONS ON THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE COMPETITION AND CONSUMER ACT 2020

DATE Wednesday 3 MARCH 2021
TIME 5:15pm - 6:15pm
LOCATION

Online via Zoom

WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

Startup Failure

DATE Thursday 18 February 2021
TIME 1:00pm - 2:15pm
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR

Resisting the Return to Managerialism: Institutionalising the Shareholder Voice in the Monitoring Model

DATE Tuesday 2 February 2021
TIME 10:00am - 11:15am
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here

2020

SEMINAR

NATIONAL COMMERCIAL LAW SEMINAR SERIES: MODEL DEFAMATION PROVISION AMENDMENTS 2020 - MUCH NEEDED REFORM OR MISSED OPPORTUNITY?

DATE Wednesday 11 November 2020
TIME 5:15pm - 6:15pm
LOCATION Online via Zoom
WEB PAGEFull details here
STUDENT SEMINAR Is Protecting Sunk Investments the Primary Economic Rationale for Competition Law? Presented by Dr Darryl Biggar, ACCC
DATE Wednesday 28 October 2020
TIME 3:00pm - 4:00pm
LOCATION

Online via Zoom. NB: This is a Monash internal event for Monash students and staff

WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR GLOBAL STEWARDSHIP IN PRACTICE
DATE Wednesday 21 October 2020
TIME 5:30pm - 6:45pm
LOCATION

Online via Zoom

WEB PAGEFull details here
STUDENT SEMINAR So you’ve (almost) finished law school… what next?
DATE Wednesday 7 October 2020
TIME 5:30pm - 6:30pm
LOCATION

Online via  Zoom

WEB PAGE

Full details here

SEMINAR MANAGING MANAGEMENT BUYOUTS
DATE Wednesday 23 September 2020
TIME 10:00am - 11:15am
LOCATION

Online via Zoom

WEB PAGEFull details here
STUDENT SEMINAR To what extent courts can look behind legal structures to commercial realities in determining the disputes before them?
DATE Friday 4 September 2020
TIME 1:00pm - 2:00pm
LOCATION

Online via  Zoom

WEB PAGE

Full details here

SEMINAR ROLE & EFFECTIVENESS OF ASIC V THE SEC
DATE Monday 31 August 2020
TIME 4:30pm - 5:45pm
LOCATION

Online via Zoom

WEB PAGEFull details here
SEMINAR CORPORATIONS AND CLIMATE CHANGE
DATE Thursday 16 July 2020
TIME 4:30pm - 5:45pm
LOCATION

Online via Zoom

WEB PAGEFull details here
FLYEREvent Flyer
SEMINAR WORKPLACE LAW HIGHLIGHTS SEMINAR
DATE Tuesday 16 June 2020
TIME 4:00pm - 5:00pm
LOCATION

Online via Zoom

WEB PAGEFull details here
STUDENT SEMINAR A TRUMPWORK ORANGE - FAIR USE AND INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT CLAIMS
DATE Tuesday 9 June 2020
TIME 1:00pm - 2:00pm
LOCATION

Online via  Zoom

WEB PAGE

Full details here

STUDENT SEMINAR FROM SURVIVING TO THRIVING, NAVIGATING THE JOURNEY FROM LAW SCHOOL TO LEGAL PRACTICE 
DATE Monday 18 May 2020
TIME 1:00pm - 2:00pm
LOCATION

Online via  Zoom

WEB PAGE

Full details here

SEMINAR THE EMERGENCE OF 'COMPLY OR EXPLAIN' AS A GLOBAL MODEL FOR CORPORATE GOVERNANCE CODES
DATE Monday 30 March 2020
TIME 5:00pm - 6:15pm
LOCATION

Online via  Zoom

WEB PAGE

Full details here

FLYEREvent Flyer
SEMINAR NATIONAL COMMERCIAL LAW SEMINAR SERIES: CORPORATE CULTURE AND DIRECTOR ACCOUNTABILITY
DATE Wednesday 4 March 2020
TIME 5:15pm - 6:15pm
VENUE

Court 8A, Federal Court of Australia, Owen Dixon Commonwealth Law Courts Building, 305 William Street, Melbourne

RSVP

http://bit.ly/36N1WCA

FLYEREvent Flyer
SEMINAR THE POTENTIAL VIRTUES OF THE SELF-MAXIMISING CORPORATE ENTITY
DATE Thursday 30 January 2020
TIME 1:00pm - 2:00pm
VENUE

Theatrette, RACV City Club, 501 Bourke Street, Melbourne

FLYEREvent Flyer
SEMINAR NATIONALISM IN M&A MARKETS
DATE Wednesday 29 January 2020
TIME 5:00pm - 6:15pm
VENUE The Club Room, RACV City Club, 501 Bourke Street, Melbourne
FLYEREvent Flyer
SEMINAR EMBRACING INDEPENDENT DIRECTORS IN EAST ASIA
DATE Wednesday 22 January 2020
TIME 5:00pm - 6:15pm
VENUE Monash Law Chambers, 555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne 3000
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2019 Events

National Commercial Law Seminar Series
Commercial CPD Seminar Series
Symposium: Young People’s Privacy in an Online World


Past events

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