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Contemporary Issues in Indian Public Law Conference

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The Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and National Law University, Delhi hosted a workshop and conference on 10-12 April 2015 at National Law University, Delhi, India. [more…]

Pavlos Eleftheriadis at the OECD Integrity Forum

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Pavlos Eleftheriadis, an Associate Professor of Law at the Faculty of Law at the University of Oxford and and a Fellow in Law at Mansfield College at the University of Oxford was an invited speaker at the 3rd OECD Integrity Forum, which took place in Paris in 25 and 26 March 2015. [more…]

HRFG: showcasing innovative and forward-looking policy-making towards establishing a sustainable future

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Why do we need independent institutions, and how should they work for the long term?

The decisions that we make today will impact the generations of the future. [more…]

Attention Oxford Criminology Alumni!

Oxford Criminology will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2016. [more…]

International lectures given by Dapo Akande

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In March, Professor Dapo Akande delivered the Sir Ninian Stephen Visiting Fellow Public Lecture at the University of Melbourne’s Asia-Pacific Centre for Military Law. [more…]

Eighth International Roman Law Moot

The Eighth International Roman Law Moot Court Competition was held on the Bay of Naples from 15 to 18 April 2015, amidst the splendour of Vico Equense’s Castello Giusso and the evocative grandeur of the Terme Stabiane in the archaeological site of Pompeii – a rare and special privilege secured through the tenacious efforts of hosts Professor Carla Masi Doria, Professor Cosimo Cascione and Dr Natale Rampazzo of the Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II. [more…]

Will-Substitutes from a Comparative Perspective – a conference

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Lady Margaret Hall was the venue for the highly successful two-day ‘Will-Substitutes from a Comparative Perspective’ conference held on 27 and 28 March 2015. [more…]

Dapo Akande appointed advisor to American Law Institute and Tallinn Manual

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Professor Dapo Akande has become the third member of the Faculty of Law to appointed to an international advisory panel of the American Law Institute. [more…]

March Law Open Days 2015

The Faculty of Law held Open Days in the middle of March. [more…]

Professor Ewan Gordon McKendrick has been awarded QC honoris causa

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Professor Ewan Gordon McKendrick is a legal academic and barrister. [more…]

Independent Directors in Singapore: Puzzling Compliance Requiring Explanation

This lecture, the second in the Commercial Law Centre series, was given by Dr. [more…]

Shaping Policy for the Future: Human Rights for Future Generations (HRFG) Programme

The HRFG programme was recently awarded the third policy paper project commissioned by the Oxford Martin School, late last year (2014). [more…]

Maitland Chambers University of Oxford Intercollegiate (Cuppers) Mooting Competition 2014-15

The Grand Final of the Maitland Chambers University of Oxford Intercollegiate (Cuppers) Mooting Competition took place in Keble College on Thursday the 26th February. [more…]

56th Philip C Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition - UK Grand Final

The University of Oxford has continued its successful record in the Jessup moot competition. [more…]

Oxford Law students take part in Landmark Chambers Moot

The Oxford team reached the final of the Landmark Chambers Property Mooting Competition. [more…]

New research grants for the Faculty

The Faculty is thrilled to announce a large number of new research grants that have been awarded to our members. [more…]

Independent Ombudsmen and ADR providers: building bridges in the energy market

On 13 March, during the 7th Citizens' Energy Forum, NEON, the National Energy Ombudsmen Network, presented the report on ADR in the Energy Sector in Europe with research conducted by Dr Naomi Creutzfeldt, ESRC Research Fellow, and commissioned by NEON. [more…]

Visit from Renmin Law School

On 26 February, the Acting Dean, Mindy Chen-Wishart, Nick Barber and Paul Burns on behalf of the Oxford Faculty of Law were pleased to host a visit from Dean Han and colleagues from the Law School at Renmin University, Bejing, together with representatives of the Great Britain China Centre. [more…]

Death of Bernard Rudden

We heard the sad news today of the death of Bernard Rudden, FBA, Emeritus Professor of Comparative Law. [more…]

Part-time DPhil Criminology - Applications now open

Applications for the part-time DPhil Criminology are now being considered

The deadline for applications to this programme, for entry in 2015/16, is 1 June 2015 although later applications may be considered if places are available. [more…]

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