The Society of Legal Scholars have announced the shortlist for the 2016 Peter Birks Prize for Outstanding Legal Scholarship. Two Law Faculty members, Associate Professor Sarah Green and Associate Professor Sandy Steel, are amongst the six shortlisted candidates. Their shortlisted books are:

Sarah Green, Causation in Negligence (Hart Publishing)

Sandy Steel, Proof of Causation in Tort Law (Cambridge University Press)

Each year the Society offers two prizes for outstanding published books by scholars in their early careers. The prizes will be presented at the annual dinner of the Society at the Annual Conference which this year is held in Oxford on the 7 September.