Welcome

The Society of Legal Scholars (SLS) is the learned society for those who teach law in a university or similar institution or who are otherwise engaged in legal scholarship. As of beginning of 2013 the SLS had over 2900 members consisting of academic and practising lawyers in a wide variety of subject areas. The SLS was founded in 1908 and has charitable status. For more information on the SLS please read on.

SLS Annual Seminar Series in 2015

The purpose of this notice is to invite applications to hold the SLS Annual Seminar Series in 2015. The rules governing the award of funding for the Series are set out below. Proposals should be sent by e-mail, with a hard copy by post, to the Society’s Hon Secretary, Professor Richard Taylor secretary@legalscholars.ac.uk ; Lancashire Law School, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, to arrive no later than close of business on Friday 30 May 2014. The Society’s Research Sub-Committee will adjudicate on proposals. Please address any enquiries to the Society’s Hon Secretary. Further details.

Director of the Institute for European Tort Law

The Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) is seeking to fill the vacant position of Director of the Institute for European Tort Law (f/m)

Dean of Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

The University of Toronto is conducting an international search for the position of Dean of the Faculty of Law.

Birks Book Prize 2014

Applications are invited for the Birks Book Prize. For further information please click here.

Legal Events

The SLS is pleased to provide details of forthcoming legal events in on this site and via email. Should you wish to advertise an event please contact us.

Legal Events in July

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Legal Events in August

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For all forthcoming events please click here.

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Jobs

The Society places details of academic appointments which may be of interest to its members on these pages. Should you wish to advertise an appointment here please contact us.

Director of the Institute for European Tort Law

The Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) is seeking to fill the vacant position of Director of the Institute for European Tort Law (f/m)

Dean of Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

The University of Toronto is conducting an international search for the position of Dean of the Faculty of Law.

- Durham University: Research Associate in Gender and Crime
- Leicester University: Research Associate (0.5fte) x 2
- Lancaster University Accra Campus, Ghana: Deputy Provost/Dean of Law
- University of Oxford: Dean of the Faculty of Law
- Lancaster University Ghana Campus: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer
- University of Ulster: Access to Justice Scholarship


Who's Who 13-14

Membership of the Exec Cmte, Council and the various committees of the Society for 2013-2014.

Nottingham 2014

The Society's Annual Conference in 2014 will be held on 9-12 September at the University of Nottingham. Further details are available here, including booking.


The SLS Blog

Keep up-to-date with the Society via our new blog.

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