What's on - Law Week 2015

Law Week is just around the corner. Look below to find out what's on and keep coming back for more as new events are being added everyday.

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9:15 am to 2:30 pm
State Library of Victoria theatrette, 328 Swanston Street (entry via La Trobe Street), Melbourne VIC 3000

Engaging students to appreciate that the law is relevant and dynamic.

Music class, Buninyong Primary School, PROV VPRS 14514 P1 Unit 7
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Old Treasury Building, 20 Spring Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Come along and see an our showcase of Public Record Office Victoria educational records dating back as far as 1872. Records on display include that of World War I, rural schooling, women in schools and Aboriginal schools.

Victoria University Melbourne Victoria
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
College of Law and Justice, Victoria University, 295 Queen Street, Room GL01, Level 2, Melbourne VIC 3000

A panel featuring a criminal law barrister, homicide squad detective and DNA specialist will discuss real cases, criminal procedure and the rules of evidence.

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5:45 pm to 7:30 pm
Monash Chambers Auditorium, 555 Lonsdale Street, Ground Floor, Melbourne VIC 3000

At this Sentencing Advisory Council event, witness the process the courts use to determine sentences.

7:30 am to 9:00 am
Parliament House steps, Spring Street, East Melbourne VIC 3002

The annual Walk for Justice celebrating National Pro Bono Day and Law Week.

9:00 am to 9:45 am
Moorabbin Magistrates Court, 1140 Nepean Hwy, Highett VIC 3190

Come along for a tour of the Moorabbin Magistrates' Court and Children's Court.

9:00 am to 11:45 am
Archie Graham Community Centre, Community Programs Room 2, 118-130 Timor Street, Warrnambool VIC 3280

Are you a service provider or community worker? This free seminar will give you the skills to help your client deal with their renting or tenancy problem, and help them identify when they have a legal problem.

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Caulfield Park Pavillion, Balaclava Road, Caulfield VIC 3162

This session will provide information specifically for seniors on money, ageing and family and how to resolve disputes. There will be lots of printed resources to take away for future reference.

5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
QBE House, 628 Bourke Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Join us for a free information session on owners corporation laws. Expert speakers and panelists will discuss the recent changes effecting those who own or live in a unit or apartment.

5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
K&L Gates, Level 25, 525 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000

A discussion panel presented by experts from the courts, Victoria Police, legal academia and the justice system discusses the success of a women's mentoring program, which acts as a sentencing alternative to a prison term.

7:00 pm to 8:15 pm
Ivanhoe Library, 255 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe VIC 3079

This session discusses the key topics of family law.

8:00 am to 9:30 am
Russell Kennedy Lawyers, Level 12, 469 La Trobe St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Find out more about your rights in the workplace.

9:00 am to 12:30 pm
Clayton Utz, Level 18, 333 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

An information session for senior secondary school students discussing the breath of potential career paths after studying law.

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
The Activities Room - Library at the Dock, 107 Victoria Harbour Promenade, Docklands VIC 3008

An information session on wills, powers of attorney, pensioner concessions, the rights and responsibilities of owner corporations, and new planning zone laws.

Anna Varendorff with work from her 2013 exhibition at Craft Victoria Things To Play With.
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Craft Victoria, 31 Flinders Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000

A seminar covering intellectual property issues for craft makers.

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Clayton campus - South One Lecture Theatre, Building 64, 43 Rainforest Walk, Clayton VIC 3800

Learn from students, graduates & staff about the uni experience

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7:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Scotch College, 3 Morrison Street, Hawthorn VIC 3122

See and hear how some of Victoria's worst crimes were solved.

10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Yarram Community Hub, Grant Street, Yarram VIC 3971

Come along to this free session for the community offering free legal health checks, advice and education sessions.

10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Bayside Collaborative, 217 Bay Street, Brighton VIC 3186

Living, planning to live, or know someone over 50? Come along and learn more about how to organise your life and plan for your future.

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria, Level 4 / 456 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Have a neighbourhood dispute? Hear from our panel on how police, council and mediation services can help.

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Banco Court, Supreme Court of Victoria, 210 William Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

A criminal mock trial presented by the Law Institute of Victoria and the Victorian Bar.

Ingrid Tufts
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Craft Victoria, 31 Flinders Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000

A seminar to empower craft makers to deal with contracts.

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Centre for Wellbeing at St Michael's, 120 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

This seminar explores what you need to create a satisfying relationship, and what to do if things go wrong.

10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Supreme Court , County Court & Magistrates' Court, 455-469 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Today Victorian courts open their doors to let you see behind the scenes. See other listings for more details.

7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Pentridge Prison - D Division, 15 Urquhart Street (Corner of Wardens Walk South), Coburg VIC 3058

Tour the notorious Pentridge Prison, once home to Australia's hardest and longest-serving prisoners. Tour only for those aged 18 years and older.

9:30 pm to 11:30 pm
Pentridge Prison - D Division, 15 Urquhart Street (Corner of Wardens Walk South), Coburg VIC 3058

Tour the notorious Pentridge Prison, once home to Australia's hardest and longest-serving prisoners. Tour only for those aged 18 years and older.

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