Discover the latest law news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Chief Justice to launch Swinburne Law School
Mon 23 Feb 2015
The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Victoria will launch the new Swinburne Law School.
How much will Australia's metadata retention plan really cost?
Thu 19 Feb 2015
Swinburne's Philip Branch says there are still questions to be answered on what metadata is to be kept from internet connections.
High achieving students receive offers to study law at Swinburne Law School
Mon 19 Jan 2015
Swinburne Law School is expecting its first intake of students with offers going out to high achieving students.
Why cash and copyright are bad news for creativity
Tue 06 Jan 2015
Swinburne Law School Dean Professor Dan Hunter examines copyright law and creativity.
Blocking piracy websites is bad for Australia's digital future
Tue 25 Nov 2014
Rumours are flying that legislation will be introduced before Christmas aimed at blocking certain websites.
Australia's newest law school ready for students in 2015
Mon 24 Nov 2014
Australia's newest law school will focus on commercial law and intellectual property.
Turnbull outlines the plans for new laws on metadata retention
Fri 31 Oct 2014
Senior telecommunications lecturer Dr Philip Branch reviews plans for new laws on metadata retention outlined in parliament by Malcolm Turnbull.
Policy Online Wins 2014 Australia and New Zealand Internet Awards
Thu 28 Aug 2014
Policy Online has won the ‘’Information’’ category in the 2014 Australian and New Zealand Internet Awards (ANZIA).
Why Australians should back Turnbull in the stoush over copyright
Our new Dean of Swinburne Law School, Professor Dan Hunter, on why Malcolm Turnbull is right on copyright.
Professor Dan Hunter appointed Dean of Swinburne Law School
Tue 19 Aug 2014
Intellectual property expert Professor Dan Hunter will join Swinburne as inaugural Dean of the newly-formed Swinburne Law School.