‘Northern Ireland Politics: Can we really make a Fresh Start?’, Ulster University, 15 Feb

Ulster University

Transitional Justice Institute      Seminar Series
Alan Whysall

‘Northern Ireland Politics: Can we really make a Fresh Start?’

Date & Time: Monday 15 February 2016, 12.30pm – 2.30pm
Venue: Boardroom BA-03-019, Belfast campus, Ulster University
Registration and details: https://www.ulster.ac.uk/ulster-life/events/transitional-justice-institute/northern-ireland-politics-can-we-really-make-a-fresh-start2

” The work of the Judge Advocate General and the Court Martial system “, Judge Jeff Blackett, 1 March, Kingston

Kingston Law School, Kingston University

The work of the Judge Advocate General and the Court Martial system

A talk by Judge Jeff Blackett, Judge Advocate General of HM Armed Forces UK

Date: Tuesday 1 March 2016
Time: 6.00pm – 7.00pm followed by a drinks reception
Venue: Frank Lampl Building, Room 1027, Kingston Hill Campus, Kingston Hill, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT2 7LB
Free to attend but bookings are essential.
Registration and further details: http://www.kingston.ac.uk/events/item/2009/01-mar-2016-the-work-of-the-judge-advocate-general-and-the-court-martial-system-a-talk-by/

‘Europe, India, and the Limits of Secularism’ 1 March, Queen Mary

Queen Mary, University of London
School of Law

GLOCUL Conversations: Professor Jakob De Roover

Tuesday, 1 March 2016 from 18:30 to 21:00 (GMT)

‘Europe, India, and the Limits of Secularism’

Full details and registration: http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/glocul-conversations-professor-jakob-de-roover-tickets-20809163769

“Standardisation, Innovation and Consumers – What is Next in FRAND Licensing?” @BIICL, 2 March

BIICL – British Institute of International and Comparative Law

Standardisation, Innovation and Consumers – What is Next in FRAND Licensing?

Date: Wednesday 2nd March
Venue: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5JP
Registration and Details:  http://www.biicl.org/event/1156
Event Flyer: https://gallery.mailchimp.com/47624183ad52dd8428c97d3f6/files/Standardisation_Innovation_and_Consumers_2_march_EventFlyer_PDF.pdf

‘The Islamic State Effect: Counter-terrorism at the Cross-roads?’, Lecture by Prof Kent Roach, Strathclyde, 15 Mar

The University of Strathclyde – School of Law

Annual Robert Burgess Memorial Lecture

will be given by Prof Kent Roach (University of Toronto)  on

‘The Islamic State Effect: Counter-terrorism at the Cross-roads?’

Date:    Tuesday 15 March 2016
Details and Booking: http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-annual-robert-burgess-memorial-lecture-registration-21055427350?utm_term=eventurl_text

“Relational Autonomy & Social Justice” Lecture by Prof Catriona Mackenzie, Leeds 16 Mar

Leeds University
The Centre for Law & Social Justice and the School of Law

Public lecture – Catriona Mackenzie, Professor of Philosophy, Macquarie University:

Relational Autonomy & Social Justice

Date & Time: 5pm, 16th March 2016
Venue: The Moot Court, The Liberty Building, Leeds University
Details and Registration: http://www.law.leeds.ac.uk/events/2016/relational-autonomy-and-social-justice

‘My body, my property’: autonomy and relationality, PECANS Workshop, Leeds. Deadline 22 Feb

Leeds University – School of Law

PECANS 2016 Workshop

‘My body, my property’: autonomy and relationality

Date: 17th March 2016
Location: G.33, The Liberty Building, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT
Call for papers: Those who wish to present should submit an abstract (of up to 250 words) to J.L.Mant@leeds.ac.uk by 22nd February 2016.
Registration  and details:  https://pecans.eventbrite.co.uk.

First Women Lawyers in Britain and the Empire Symposium, 30 June

St. Mary’s University, Twickenham

First Women Lawyers in Britain and the Empire Symposia

‘Pioneers: Those who tried and “failed” and the quasi-lawyers’

2016 Call for Papers deadline:  8 April 2016
Date of symposium: Thursday 30 June 2016
Confirmed Plenary Speakers: Professor Leslie Howsam (via Skype), Dr Cheryl Law, Dr Anne Logan
Location: The Waldegrave Drawing Room, St. Mary’s University, Twickenham, Waldegrave Road, Strawberry Hill, TW1 4SX
Time: 10am (registration and coffee) for 10:30am start (skype presentations are welcomed). End time?
More details and registration: https://gallery.mailchimp.com/47624183ad52dd8428c97d3f6/files/First_Women_Lawyers_in_Britain_and_the_Empire_Symposia.pdf

PhD Scholarships in the Lancashire Law School. Deadline 4 Feb

PhD Scholarships in the Lancashire Law School

University of Central Lancashire – Lancashire Law School, Preston.

Applications are invited for three full time PhD (via MPhil) scholarships. The scholarships are tenable for up to 3 years full-time [subject to satisfactory progress] and will cover the cost of tuition fees at UK rates. It is expected the successful applicants will commence 1 April 2016.  International applicants may apply but will be required to pay the difference between the UK and international tuition fee rate.
Closing date: 4th February 2016.
Further information available at 
and at http://www.uclan.ac.uk/research/study/studentships.php

Post-Doc: “The Abortion Act: a Biography”, Kent, Deadline 7 Feb

Kent Law School – two year postdoctoral research post

AHRC funded project, entitled The Abortion Act: a Biography

To work closely with Professor Sally Sheldon, as part of an interdisciplinary research team.
The deadline for applications: 7 February 2016.

The full job description is available at:  https://jobs.kent.ac.uk/fe/tpl_kent01.asp?s=4A515F4E5A565B1A&jobid=39841,7236231261