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Antonios Tzanakopoulos elected Secretary-General of the International Law Association

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The International Law Association, founded in Brussels in 1873, has elected at the Meeting of its Executive Council in London on 18 October, Antonios Tzanakopoulos as the Secretary-General of the Association. [more…]

9th Annual High Sheriff’s Lecture

The High Sheriff, Tony Stratton, presided over the lecture taking place in the Examinations School. [more…]

Registration now Open: Human Rights Challenges of the Post 2015 Agenda Conference

Registration is now open for the Human Rights for Future Generations Programme Flagship Conference, organised in partnership with Norwegian Centre for Human Rights (University of Oslo). [more…]

The Journal of Antitrust Enforcement, Volume 2 Issue 2, October 2014

The new issue of the Journal of Antitrust Enforcement (JAE) has now been published in hard copy and is also available online on the OUP website (free access). [more…]

Doctoral funding opportunities in Law and Finance

The Global Network in Law and Finance (GLawFiN) is an interdisciplinary network of scholars located at
Columbia Law School (New York), the University of Oxford (Oxford), and the House of Finance of Goethe-
University (Frankfurt) exploring issues at the intersection of law and finance. [more…]

Lights to celebrate 50 years

This week the St Cross Building has been spectacularly lit-up to highlight the three magnificent squares which are central to the design of the building, all in preparation for the celebrations to mark 50 years of the St Cross Building. [more…]

*** Eldon Law Scholarship 2015 ***

Applications are open! The closing date is midnight on Sunday 2 November. [more…]

UN Human Rights Council Panel Discussion on Drones

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Dapo Akande moderated a panel discussion on the use of armed drones in counter-terrorism and military operations in the recently concluded September session of the United Nations Human Rights Council. [more…]

Oxford Global Justice Internship Programme - Defending General Mladic – An internship in International Criminal Defence: Jérôme Temme

“Bringing war criminals to justice – and justice to victims”: The message on the wall is clear when the Defence team members enter their workplace – a mere three offices as big as the court’s cafeteria – via the main lobby of the UN Yugoslavia Tribunal (ICTY). [more…]

Announcing a new publication - Research Handbook on the Law of Treaties

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Antonios Tzanakopoulos, together with Christian Tams of the University of Glasgow and Andreas Zimmermann of the University of Potsdam, has published a Research Handbook on the Law of Treaties. [more…]

Women and Poverty: A Human Rights Approach - Video Launch

The Oxford Human Rights Hub and the Martin School's Human Rights for Future Generations Programme are pleased to launch a new video, providing an overview of 'Women and Poverty: A Human Rights Approach' - an international conference held in Kigali, Rwanda, in April 2014. [more…]

Two Oxford Birks Prize runners-up

James Goudkamp's book Tort Law Defences and Jure Vidmar's Democratic Statehood in International Law: The Emergence of New States in Post-Cold War Practice have been announced as runners-up in the 2014 Society of Legal Scholars Peter Birks Book Prize for Outstanding Legal Scholarship. [more…]

Opening of the Common Law Centre at Renmin University

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The Common Law Centre at Renmin University, Beijing, was opened on the 2 September 2014. [more…]

New publication: ‘Addressing Disparate Impact: Indirect Discrimination and the Public Sector Equality Duty’

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Professor Sandra Fredman, Director of the Oxford Human Rights Hub, has published an article in the Industrial Law Journal entitled ‘Addressing Disparate Impact: Indirect Discrimination and the Public Sector Equality Duty’ (2014) 43 ILJ 349. [more…]

13th Annual Intellectual Property Law Moot

The Oxford Intellectual Property Research Centre (OIPRC) is delighted to announce arrangements for the 2015 Oxford International Intellectual Property Law Moot, and invites universities from around the world to enter the competition. [more…]

Eldon Law Scholarship 2015

Applications for the Eldon Law Scholarship 2015 are now open. [more…]

Douglas-Scott at the Festival of Politics

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Sionaidh Douglas-Scott was invited to speak last week at the Scottish Parliament's annual Festival of Politics. [more…]

Oxford research brings to light businesses’ energy use

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Professor Sue Bright will be playing a key role in a new project which aims to help UK retailers to lower their energy usage and save money. [more…]

Two Faculty members shortlisted for the Peter Birks Book Prize

James Goudkamp and Jure Vidmar have both been shortlisted for the Peter Birks Book Prize. [more…]

Oxford Hong Kong Mooting Competition 2014

The Oxford Hong Kong Mooting Competition 2014 was held on 19 July 2014. [more…]

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