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Human rights and the Queensland resources industry – challenges and opportunities

12 Aug 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm AEST

Human rights and the Queensland resources industry –

challenges and opportunities

 

A panel of three esteemed Queensland legal practitioners will provide insight into the challenges and opportunities that arise for the resources industry as a result of the Human Rights Act 2019 (Qld).

 

The seminar will consist of a brief overview of the Human Rights Act 2019 (Qld) and a discussion of the Act and those rights that may be relevant to administrative decisions relating to resource industry approvals including environmental and cultural rights.  The presentations will be followed by a Q&A session.

 


SEMINAR SPEAKERS

  • Megan Fairweather, Special Counsel at MinterEllison will provide an overview of the Human Rights Act 2019 (Qld) and climate change litigation trends
  • Julia O’Connor, Barrister presenting on relevant decisions affecting the resources industry that are relevant to the requirements under the Human Rights Act 2019 (Qld)
  • Elizabeth Harvey, Senior Associate at Hopgood Ganim will provide insight into cultural rights considerations

 

SEMINAR CHAIR: Tegun Middleton, Senior Associate at MinterEllison


 

Please note, the registration prices below EXCLUDE GST.  GST will be added during the payment process.

 


Please note - due to COVID19 restrictions, venues have strict capacity limits.  

This event will be live streamed and members may purchase the online access.

Ticket Name Sale Ends Price Quantity
Non Member 11 Aug 2021 $90.00
Online Recording - Members
11 Aug 2021
$30.00
Members Only
Complimentary Online Recording - Regional Members
12 Aug 2021
Free
Members Only
Online Recording - Non Member 11 Aug 2021 $60.00

12 Aug 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm AEST

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