VIC: Chapter Oration by The Hon Justice Chris Maxwell AC, President of the Victoria Court of Appeal – 31 October 2018

The VIC Chapter Oration explored classic and modern concepts of justice and the interaction of the two in relation to respecting the individual and serving the community.

The Hon Justice Chris Maxwell AC President of the Victorian Supreme Court of Appeal delivered the Oration on 31 October 2018.

A large audience of HAL members and guests enjoyed his Honour’s Oration, titled “Classical and modern conceptions of justice: respecting the individual, serving the community” at Monash University Law Chambers on Lonsdale Street in Melbourne.

The HAL VIC Chapter Patron, The Hon Justice Emilios Kyrou, introduced the Hon Justice Maxwell AC.

The President of HAL, Mr Mal Varitimos CBE QC, delivered a speech of welcome to those at the inaugural Vic Chapter Oration, highlighting an important purpose of the Association: providing continuing legal education and the exchange of legal information.

Following the Oration guests enjoyed a Drinks Reception in the foyer of Monash University Law Chambers.

HAL VIC Chapter Chair Ms Elefteria Konstantinou, officially opened the evening, welcoming all guests.

The Hon. Justice Maxwell AC has generously agreed to publication of his paper on the HAL website for all to read.

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Justice Chris Maxwell, President, Victorian Court of Appeal, Chapter Oration titled “Classical and modern conceptions of justice: respecting the individual, serving the community” – 31 October 2018.

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VIC: Lawyers navigating a partnership or shareholder dispute – 13 June 2018

The Victorian Chapter of the Hellenic Australian Lawyers Association will host a CPD event dealing with the topic of “Lawyers navigating a partnership or shareholder dispute”.

Andrew Panna QC will present the event at Madgwicks, Level 6, 140 William Street Melbourne, on Wednesday 13 June from 7.30am for breakfast followed by a 1 hour presentation beginning at 8am, including 10 minutes of questions.

Download a flyer on the Shareholders and Partnership Disputes Breakfast.

Cost is $15 for HAL Members and $20 for non-members or register as a HAL member and enjoy the member rate.

To book and pay online visit https://www.trybooking.com/382268.

RSVP and book tickets by 11 June 2018.

VIC: Inaugural Victorian Chapter Oration – 4 August 2017

The Honourable Geoffrey Nettle, Justice of the High Court of Australia, delivered the inaugural Victorian Chapter Oration in Melbourne earlier this month.

The Oration, titled “Some Hellenic Contributions to the Law”, was held on 4 August at Monash University Law Chambers before a large audience, including the Victorian Chapter Patron, The Hon Justice Emilios Kyrou.

The Victorian Chapter proposes it will host an oration annually, with the 2018 Oration to be held in the second half of 2018.

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