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The Society’s Property & Trusts Section Response to the @Law_Commission’s “Making a Will” Consultation is now available

Members of the Society’s Property & Trusts Section have responded to the Law Commission’s “Making a Will” Consultation. The response was coordinated by the Property & Trusts convenor Simon Cooper, and developed out of a Workshop supported by the Society and the University of Portsmouth. The response can be read here: http://www.legalscholars.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Making-A-Will-SLS-Response.pdf   The Commission’s…

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Winner of SLS 2017 Best Paper Prize Announced

Dear all, I am delighted to announce that the SLS 2017 Best Paper Prize has been awarded to David Mangan (City) for his paper ‘Reconsidering Defamation as a 21st Century Tort’, which was presented within the Media Law section.  The paper will appear in the first issue of Legal Studies in 2018.  Many congratulations, David! Congratulations…

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Final Day of Early Bird Booking for @slsdublin2017! Book now!

A Final Reminder that the Early Booking Rate for our Annual Conference, taking place this year in Dublin from 5-8 September, expires today, 14th July. Book Now!   http://www.slsconference.uk/

Early Bird Rate for @slsdublin2017 ends next Friday 14th – book now! http://slsconference.uk/registration

Registration for our annual conference @slsdublin2017 is now open!

Registration is now open for our 2017 Annual Conference at University College Dublin, ‘The Diverse Unities of Law’ September 5th– 8th 2017 Registration is via this link: http://slsconference.uk/registration

University of Sussex: Visiting Research Fellowship in Human Rights Law

CLOSING DATE: 31 July 2017. The Sussex Centre for Human Rights Research invites applications for the award of Visiting Research Fellow in Human Rights Law for the 2017-18 academic year. Applications are open to human rights law scholars who wish to spend time at Sussex Law School, attached to the Sussex Centre for Human Rights…

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University of Leeds: Research and Teaching Scholarship

CLOSING DATE: 1 June 2017. This is a prestigious School-funded award with both a research and training component. The successful applicant will register with the University for a three-year programme of study for a PhD degree, receiving regular academic supervision, support and research training throughout. They will also be expected to undertake a specified amount…

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The Society’s response to the Consultation on the second Research Excellence Framework

The Society’s response to the Consultation on the second Research Excellence Framework is available here.

Final Call for Papers and Panels @slsdublin2017

Web: http://www.legalscholars.ac.uk/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/legalscholars Twitter: @legalscholars Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. SLS 2017 Annual Conference, Dublin: Call for Papers and Panels Closes on Monday 27th March Dear all, Just a quick reminder that the call for papers and panels for the SLS 2017 Annual Conference, to be held at University College Dublin from Tuesday 5th –…

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The Society of Legal Scholars Conference 2017 – Call For Papers/Panels @slsdublin2017 @UCDLawSchool

The Society of Legal Scholars Conference – Call For Papers/Panels The call for papers and panels for the 2017 SLS Annual Conference, to be held at University College Dublin from Tuesday 5th September – Friday 8th September, is now open.  This year’s theme is ‘The Diverse Unities of Law’. Our subject sections are distributed equally…

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