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Professor Douglas-Scott discusses constitutional implications of leaving the EU

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Sionaidh Douglas-Scott discussed leaving the EU on a panel with Professor Sir David Edward QC (former UK judge at the European Court), Sir Konrad Schiemann QC (formerly Court of Appeal and UK judge at European Court) Sir John Kerr (formerly British ambassador to the EU and Head of the Diplomatic Service) and Professor Sir Alan Dashwood QC (Cambridge University and Henderson Chambers). [more…]

New book from Criminology DPhil graduate Hannah Maslen

Hart Publishing is delighted to announce that the launch of Hannah Maslen’s new book ‘Remorse, Penal Theory and Sentencing’ will take place on the 20 March 2015 at The Oxford Martin School from 5pm. [more…]

University of Oxford Shearman & Sterling Moot Competition 2014-15

The University of Oxford Shearman & Sterling Moot took place in Keble College on Saturday 7 February 2015. [more…]

Balancing Business Innovation with Data Protection? Regulating the Digital Age

The conundrum of facilitating both innovative business activity through the internet while also protecting personal data formed the core theme of this workshop organised by the Oxford Regulation Discussion Group. [more…]

Exploring the comparative in Socio-Legal Studies

The conference on ‘the comparative in socio-legal studies’ held at the CSLS in Oxford on 15-16 December 2014, brought together international representatives of the socio-legal community. [more…]

The Principle of Mutual Recognition in the EU's Area of Freedom, Security and Justice, by Judge Lenaerts

Judge Koen Lenaerts gave the annual (and fourth) lecture in honour of Sir Jeremy Lever on Friday 30 January, in the Gulbenkian Lecture Theatre of the Oxford Law Faculty. [more…]

Oxford Global Justice Internship Programme 2015

Deadline for submission is Monday 20 April 2015; please refer below for application process. [more…]

Sionaidh Douglas-Scott gave evidence at the House of Commons

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Professor Sionaidh Douglas-Scott gave oral evidence to the House of Commons Political and Constitutional Reform select committee on the draft clauses for the Scotland Bill. [more…]

Ardevan Yaghoubi (MSt | New College), reports on his funded Oxford Global Justice and Public International Law internship

The Oxford Global Justice and Public International Law internship programme enabled me to spend my summer months working at the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, in New York City. [more…]

Jeremy Lever lecture 2015

Judge Koen Lenaerts gave the annual (and fourth) lecture in honour of Sir Jeremy Lever on Friday 30 January, in the Gulbenkian Lecture Theatre. [more…]

OxHRH Appoints New Deputy Directors and a Postdoctoral Fellow

The OxHRH is pleased to announce the appointment of Meghan Campbell and Laura Hilly as Deputy Directors of the Oxford Human Rights Hub and Laura Hilly the Postdoctoral Fellow of the Oxford Human Rights Hub. [more…]

EU Law, Economic Freedoms, and Workers' Rights conference

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Mark Freedland and Jeremias Prassl have launched the first in a new series looking at exploring the impact of landmark CJEU judgments and secondary legislation in legal systems across the European Union. [more…]

The Eldon Scholarship 2015 award

The Eldon Scholarship Committee met on Saturday 31 January 2015. [more…]

Current Issues in Corporate Insolvency Law

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A highly successful one-day conference on current issues in insolvency law was held in the Cube on 16 January 2015, organised by Professors Louise Gullifer and Jennifer Payne and Dr Kristin Van Zwieten, under the joint auspices of the Law Faculty and the Commercial Law Centre at Harris Manchester College, and generously funded by Travers Smith. [more…]

Defences in Unjust Enrichment Conference

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A conference entitled Defences in Unjust Enrichment was held in All Souls College on 9 and 10 January 2015. [more…]

New project: Fiction and Human Rights

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Natasha Simonsen (Stipendiary Lecturer in Law at New College) and Tessa Roynon (Research fellow at the Rothermere American Institute) have secured funding for an interdisciplinary project on 'Fiction and Human Rights'. [more…]

More than 100 Participants from around the Globe in OxHRH Right to Education Webinar

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On 27th January 2015 the Oxford Human Rights Hub, with the support of the Bertha Foundation, presented its first live webinar on the Right to Education. [more…]

Call for Applications: Annenberg-Oxford Media Policy Summer Institute 2015

The Center for Global Communication Studies at the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania and the Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy (PCMLP) at the University of Oxford are pleased to invite applications to the 17th annual Annenberg-Oxford Media Policy Summer Institute, to be held from Monday, June 29 to Friday, July 10, 2015 at the University of Oxford. [more…]

New Regius Professor of Civil Law appointed

The Queen has approved that Professor Wolfgang Ernst, Professor for Roman and Civil Law at Zurich University, be appointed Regius Professor of Civil Law in the University of Oxford in succession to Professor Boudewijn Sirks. [more…]

The Death Penalty: A Worldwide Perspective. Roger Hood and Carolyn Hoyle

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The 5th edition of Hood & Hoyle's The Death Penalty: A Worldwide Perspective was published on 8 January 2015, and launched in the House of Lords on 13 January at an event hosted by Baroness Vivien Stern and the All Party Parliamentary Group Against the Death Penalty

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