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.

Criminal Justice Centre Annual Lecture

  • Friday 24th February 2017
  • chool of Law, Queen Mary University of London, 67-69 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JB

Lecture: The Arctic Ocean, Environmental Challenges and the Role of International Law 

  • Thursday 2nd March 2017
  • The Project Room, 50 George Square, EH8 9UL

Lecture: Regulatory Strategy: Scotland, and ‘One Planet Prosperity’

  • Monday 6th March 2017
  • The Project Room, 50 George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9UL

Conference: Discrimination against Women in Sport – How to continue narrowing the Discrimination Gap

  • Wednesday 8th March 2017
  • Players Lounge, Preston North End Football Club, Deepdale Stadium. Preston

Symposium: The Foundations of EU Data Protection Law

  • Thursday 9th March 2017
  • Laws Building, Queen Mary, University of London

Conference: Multi-Tier Dispute Resolution in Practice

  • Friday 10th March 2017
  • entre for Professional Legal Studies, 9B Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH8 8AE

Symposium: Tackling Gender-Based Violence in Universities

  • Tuesday 14th March 2017
  • Newcastle University

Conference: Looking Forward – Migration and Mobility in 2017 and Beyond

  • Thursday 16th March 2017
  • Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel, Montreal, Canada

Seminar: The Impact of Armed Conflict on the Environment and Natural Resources: A Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16 Perspective

  • Friday 17th March 2017
  • Room 2D74, Frenchay Campus, University of the West of England, Bristol

Conference: Thriving in a global world- building on the rule of law

  • Monday 20th March 2017
  • Melbourne, Australia

Conference: Educating the Commonwealth Lawyers of the Future

  • Tuesday 21st March 2017
  • Melbourne, Australia

Seminar: Brewing Legal Times – Things, Form and the Enactment of Law

  • Tuesday 21st March 2017
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR

Seminar: Adjudication and Global Jurist

  • Wednesday 22nd March 2017
  • Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS

Symposium: Human Rights, Housing and Dispute Resolution

  • Thursday 23rd March 2017
  • Malmo University , Sweden

Conference: Brexit and Family Law

  • Monday 27th March 2017
  • Trinity College Cambridge

Symposium: Gendering European Working Time Regimes

  • Wednesday 29th March 2017
  • Room 313, Third Floor, Law Building, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road E1 4NS

Conference: The Role of Law in Reconciling Competing Interests

  • Thursday 30th March 2017
  • University College, London

Training Course: Public International Law in Practice

  • Monday 3rd April 2017
  • British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5JP

Socio-Legal Studies Association Conference 2017

  • Wednesday 5th April 2017
  • Newcastle University, Newcastle-on-Tyne

Training Course: Rule of Law – From Principles to Practice

  • Wednesday 5th April 2017
  • Venue: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5JP

Conference: The Future is Now! – eConveyancing and Title Registration

  • Friday 7th April 2017
  • Galway Bay Hotel, Salthill, Galway

Association of Law Teachers’ 52nd Annual Conference: Foundations and Futures

  • Monday 10th April 2017
  • School of Law, University of Portsmouth

Conference: Do lawyers make a distinctive contribution to tax policy-making?

  • Tuesday 11th April 2017
  • Christ's College, Cambridge

Conference: The Global Futures of Unjust Enrichment

  • Friday 21st April 2017
  • UCL Gustave Tuck Theatre, Wilkins Building, Gower Street, London WC1

Symposium: 9th Postgraduate Research Symposium on Environmental Law

  • Wednesday 26th April 2017
  • School of Law, University College Cork

Workshop: Reform of Regulation 1/2003 – Effectiveness of the NCAs and Beyond

  • Friday 28th April 2017
  • The University of Warsaw, Faculty of Management, Szturmowa 1/3, Warsaw, Poland

Sixth Annual YCC Global Conference

  • Saturday 29th April 2017
  • Koç University Law School, Istanbul, Turkey

Conference: Trust, Risk, Information and the Law

  • Wednesday 3rd May 2017
  • West Downs Campus, University of Winchester, Winchester

Conference: Artificial decision-making, machine learning, AI and drones

  • Wednesday 3rd May 2017
  • Winchester Business School, West Downs Campus, Romsey Road, Winchester SO22 5HT, Hampshire, UK

Conference: From Reasonable Doubt to Undue Scepticism

  • Thursday 4th May 2017
  • Birkbeck College, London

Conference: Human Rights Challenges in the 21st Century

  • Wednesday 10th May 2017
  • Birmingham City University

Conference: Law – Stagnation, Evolution or Revolution?

  • Thursday 18th May 2017
  • London, Ontario, Canada

Conference: The Concept of Fairness in Law-Making

  • Friday 19th May 2017
  • School of Law, Queen’s University Belfast

Seminar: The State of the Investment Migration Field

  • Monday 5th June 2017
  • Geneva, Switzerland

Conference: Critical Law and Corporate Crime

  • Wednesday 7th June 2017
  • North Holmes Campus. Canterbury Christ Church University, UK

Summer School: Gender, Conflict and Preventing and Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism: International, Regional and Local Dimensions

  • Monday 12th June 2017
  • Transitional Justice Institute, Ulster University Jordanstown campus (near Belfast), Northern Ireland

Seminar: ReValuing Care in Theory, Law and Policy – Cycles and Connections,

  • Tuesday 13th June 2017
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR

Conference: Legal Education, Legal Practice and Technology

  • Friday 16th June 2017
  • Nottingham Law School, Centre for Legal Education

Labour Law Research Network Conference

  • Sunday 25th June 2017
  • Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

Terrorism and Social Media Conference

  • Tuesday 27th June 2017
  • Swansea University Bay Campus

Symposium: Disaster Risk Reduction and International Law

  • Thursday 29th June 2017
  • University of Reading

2017 WG Hart Legal Workshop: Law, Society and Administration in a Changing World

  • Monday 10th July 2017
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London

Conference: Law and Food

  • Monday 10th July 2017
  • Lyon, France