Posts tagged with ‘School of Law’

Reconceptualising ‘State Succession’

In this talk, Professor Lee will explore a central shortcoming of the international legal concept of state succession: its reliance on a problematic domestic law analogy.

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British Academy honour for criminal jurisprudence expert

A leading researcher and law teacher at the university has been made a Fellow of the […]

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International Law Regional Seminar Series: Worldmaking on the sea

Join Dr Surabhi Ranganathan from the University of Cambridge for this free seminar – as part of the International Law Regional Seminar Series.

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Why punish? Exploring the philosophy of punishment

Professor Rob Canton, De Montfort University and author of ‘Why Punish? An Introduction to the Philosophy of Punishment’ speaks about some of the key themes explored in his recent book.

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East West Street: A Song of Good and Evil

The University of Nottingham will be hosting a discussion of Professor Philippe Sands’ QC (UCL) critically acclaimed and award winning book East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity.

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Sport: Its Human Rights Implications

Professor Joseph’s lecture will focus on the multiple links between sport and human rights, and an Olympic year provides a good opportunity to take stock. One theme concerns the links between major events, like the Olympics and the FIFA World Cup, and human rights abuses, such as forced evictions.

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Even lawyers were children once

The School of Law at The University of Nottingham is delighted to host the 2015 Hamlyn Lecture entitled ‘Even lawyers were children once’ to be delivered by Professor Michael Freeman (UCL).

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Four decades in crime

The Criminal Justice Research Centre present the first Sir John Smith Lecture in Criminal Law and Criminal Justice. The Hon Mr Justice Sweeney will deliver the talk ‘Four decades in crime’.

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Human rights in times of economic crisis

In this free inaugural lecture, Professor Aoife Nolan will discuss the status of human rights in times of economic crisis.

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