Society of Legal Scholars


The Society places details of events which may be of interest its members on these pages. These events are not administered by the Society and we are in no way responsible for them unless the contrary is indicated. Please note that some of these notices refer to series of seminars or lectures.

The Banking Crisis a Decade Later – Victim and Public Perspectives on Apologies in Ireland

  • Thursday 27th September 2018
  • The Royal Irish Academy, 19 Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland

Forum: Expanding Cooperation On Migration-People, Economy And Security In The United States, Mexico And Canada

  • Thursday 27th September 2018
  • The Mexican Secretariat of Foreign Affairs, Mexico City

Seminar: Global Pact for the Environment – A Critical Analysis

  • Thursday 27th September 2018
  • Nottingham Trent University

Conference: The Foundations and Future of Public Law

  • Thursday 27th September 2018
  • St John’s College, Oxford, OX1 3J

Conference: The Development of Abortion Rights in a Changing Europe

  • Friday 28th September 2018
  • Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge

Seminar: Juvenile Justice and the Directive on Childrens’ Rights

  • Tuesday 2nd October 2018
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR

Symposium: Doctors and Persuasion

  • Tuesday 2nd October 2018
  • The Lady Hale Moot Court Room, University of Bristol Law School, 8-10 Berkeley Square, Bristol BS8 1HH

Foundations of the Common Law 1215-1914: Launch of the Online Library

  • Wednesday 3rd October 2018
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR

Workshop: Cryopreservation – Ethical and legal questions

  • Saturday 6th October 2018
  • The Wellcome Collection, Euston Road, London

Lecture: Holocaust and the GDPR – The Duty to Remember v The Right to be Forgotten

  • Monday 8th October 2018
  • Northumbria University, Faculty of Business and Law

Forum: Administrative Justice: New Socio-Legal Studies

  • Wednesday 10th October 2018
  • nstitute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR

Conference: The Future of the Commercial Contract in Scholarship and Law Reform

  • Friday 12th October 2018
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR 

Lecture: Statutory Interpretation in a Post-Brexit UK

  • Monday 15th October 2018
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR

Workshop: Brexit and Legal Education

  • Monday 15th October 2018
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London

Roundtable: Systems Theory and Human Rights

  • Thursday 18th October 2018
  • Centre for Law and Society, University of Lancaster, School of Law

Lecture: Adapting to changing circumstances in contracts and English contract law

  • Friday 19th October 2018
  • Aston University, Main Building, Birmingham

Lecture: Labour Law and International Instruments

  • Monday 22nd October 2018
  • Law School, University of Leeds

Conference: Gender, Law and Sexuality

  • Friday 26th October 2018
  • British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London)

Seminar: Antibiotic resistance and inequality – Implications for stewardship

  • Wednesday 31st October 2018
  • University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Room 04/4053

Conference: Procuring for Development in Uncertain Times

  • Thursday 1st November 2018
  • Century City Hotel and Conference Centre, Cape Town, South Africa

Conference: 21st Irish European Law Forum

  • Saturday 3rd November 2018
  • Radisson Blu St. Helen’s Hotel, Stillorgan, Co Dublin

Symposium: New Review of the Law on Confiscation in Part 2 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002

  • Wednesday 7th November 2018
  • The Great Hall, Sutherland Building, University of Northumbria

Lecture: Deterrent Sentencing – How complicated is that? 

  • Wednesday 7th November 2018
  • Hugh Aston 00.8, Leicester De Montford School of Law

Lecture: Business Law and Practice

  • Wednesday 7th November 2018
  • Liberty Building, School of Law, University of Leeds

Seminar: The Least Unified Branch? Searching for the Client and the Client’s Interest in the Legislature

  • Thursday 8th November 2018
  • The Senate Room, Queen’s University of Belfast, Belfast BT7 1NN

Workshop and Memorial in honour of Professor Patrick Atiyah (1931-2018)

  • Saturday 10th November 2018
  • Auditorium, St John's College, St Giles, Oxford, OX1 3JP

Workshop: Intersectionality and Human Rights Law

  • Wednesday 14th November 2018
  • Lady Hale Moot Court, 8-10 Berkeley Square, University of Bristol Law School

Workshop:Environmental Law in the Academy

  • Wednesday 21st November 2018
  • UCL Faculty of Laws, Gideon Schreier Lecture Theatre

Conference: Transforming Cities with Artificial Intelligence – Law, Policy, and Ethics

  • Friday 23rd November 2018
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR

Conference: Legal Education for the Twenty-First Century – Graduate Attributes and Skills.

  • Friday 23rd November 2018
  • Sheraton Hotel, Athlone, County Westmeath

Workshop: EU Health Law and Policy project – Shaping a Future Research Agenda

  • Thursday 29th November 2018
  • University of Edinburgh

Conference: Conservatism, Law and Society

  • Friday 30th November 2018
  •  Northumbria University, Newcastle

3rd International Conference on European Company Law and Corporate Governance

  • Thursday 6th December 2018
  • ​Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Zagreb Trg J. F. Kennedyja 6, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia

Conference: Race – Why can’t the law effect genuine equality?

  • Friday 7th December 2018
  • Waldegrave Drawing Room, St. Mary’s University, Twickenham, Waldegrave Road, Strawberry Hill, TW1 4SX

SIDE-ISLE 2018 Annual Conference

  • Thursday 13th December 2018
  • University of Salento, Lecce, Italy

Conference: New Opportunities and Risks of the Genomic Era

  • Friday 14th December 2018
  • Ewha Womans University Seoul, South Korea

Conference: Law, religion and human rights

  • Monday 17th December 2018
  • Nottingham Trent University

Conference: Legal Resilience in an Era of Hybrid Threats

  • Monday 8th April 2019
  • University of Exeter

Roundtable: The Limits of Law

  • Thursday 23rd May 2019
  • Instituto Jurídico da Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Coimbra (UCILeR - University of Coimbra Institute for Legal Research), Portugal

W G Hart Legal Workshop 2019: Pensions – Law, Policy and Practice

  • Thursday 20th June 2019
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR

Symposium: Lawyering in a Digital Age – Equipping students for the technologically-advancing practice of law 

  • Thursday 27th June 2019
  • University of Cumbria, Ambleside Lake District campus