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.

Seminar: The Constitution of the Debt State

  • Tuesday 29th May 2018
  • University of Glasgow

Lecture: The Uberisation of Legal Practice

  • Wednesday 30th May 2018
  • Moot Court, Liberty Building, University of Leeds

Lecture: The Size of Nations and the Politics of Political Scale

  • Wednesday 30th May 2018
  • Senate Room, University of Glasgow

Conference: The Responsible Consumer in the Digital Age – International and Nordic Perspectives on Consumer Financial Protection

  • Thursday 31st May 2018
  • Nanna Berg Auditorium, 1st floor, room 9A-1-01, Njalsgade 76, DK-2300 Copenhagen, Denmark

Conference: Ways of Knowing – Epistemology and Law

  • Thursday 31st May 2018
  • University of Westminster

Conference: Key Challenges in European Nature Law and Policy

  • Friday 1st June 2018
  • Sutherland School of Law, University College Dublin

Conference: Commercial Law in Times of Change

  • Monday 4th June 2018
  • Institute of Commercial and Corporate Law, Durham Law School, Durham University

Debate: The Algorithmic Battle

  • Monday 4th June 2018
  • Room CCE1 – 105. Northumbria University

Symposium: Understanding Implicit Bias and Policing

  • Monday 4th June 2018
  • INOX, Level 5, Student's Union Building, University of Sheffield, Durham Road, Sheffield S10 2TG

Conference: A civilising moment? Reflecting on 150 years since the abolition of public execution

  • Wednesday 6th June 2018
  • Literary and Philosophical Society, Newcastle

Workshop: Neurolaw – how the law handles neuroscientific evidence

  • Wednesday 6th June 2018
  • Chaucer 2702, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 5LT

WG Hart Legal Workshop 2018: Building a 21st Century Bill of Rights

  • Monday 11th June 2018
  • Institute for Advanced Legal Studies, University of London

Conference: Brexit and EU Law – A Way Forward

  • Monday 11th June 2018
  • School of Law, Leeds University

Symposium: Regulating the Corporation and New Morally Significant Technologies

  • Tuesday 12th June 2018
  • Centre for Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

The Buckingham Festival of Higher Education

  • Wednesday 13th June 2018
  • University of Buckingham

Conference: Economic Constitutionalism – Mapping its Contours in European and Global Governance

  • Thursday 14th June 2018
  • European University Institute, Florence

Conference: Frankenstein

  • Thursday 14th June 2018
  • Business and Law Building, University of Northumbria

Conference: The future of Europe after 2020 – challenges and expectations

  • Friday 15th June 2018
  •  Nottingham Trent University,Newton Building, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU

Workshop: Investigations into Law Student and Lawyer Wellbeing

  • Friday 15th June 2018
  • City Campus, Nottingham Trent University

Conference: Human Rights in a Changing Europe – Colliding Spheres of Justice?

  • Friday 15th June 2018
  • School of Law, Queen’s University Belfast 

Brunel Comparative Competition Law Summer School

  • Sunday 17th June 2018
  • Brunel Law School

Seminar: Building collaborations locally – Applying a health justice partnerships model to law clinics

  • Wednesday 20th June 2018
  • Newton Lecture Theatre 3, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham NG1 4BU

Conference: Celebrating Excellence in Law Teaching

  • Wednesday 20th June 2018
  • Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool

Symposium: Law, Compassion, Dignity, and Vulnerability

  • Thursday 21st June 2018
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies 

Conference: Key Biographies in the Legal History of European Union 1950-1993

  • Thursday 21st June 2018
  • Max Planck Institute for European Legal History, Frankfurt

Conference: LETR Five Years On

  • Monday 25th June 2018
  • Leeds Beckett University

Second UK Mental Disability Law Conference 

  • Tuesday 26th June 2018
  • Law and Social Sciences Building, University of Nottingham, University Park Campus, Nottingham NG7 2RD   

Lecture: Order, conflict resolution and crime – re-thinking the role of the state in the 21st century

  • Tuesday 26th June 2018
  • Maurice Keyworth Boardroom, Maurice Keyworth Building, University of Leeds, LS2 9JT

Conference: The Future of European Law and Policy in Context

  • Thursday 28th June 2018
  • University of Birmingham

Workshop: Constructing Legal Orders in Europe – The General Principles of EU Law

  • Friday 29th June 2018
  • College Court, Knighton Rd, Leicester LE2 3UF

Conference: New Frontiers – Technology, Finance, and Regulation

  • Friday 29th June 2018
  • University of Oxford

Conference: Enforcement and compliance on environmental matters in the face of Brexit

  • Monday 2nd July 2018
  • University of Birmingham, Harding Moot Room, Law School, Birmingham B15 2TT

Conference: Emerging Trends in Scientific Research

  • Saturday 7th July 2018
  • Hotel Grand Pacific, Singapore

Seminar: Post-Legislative Scrutiny

  • Tuesday 10th July 2018
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR 

Conference: The Frontiers of Public Law

  • Wednesday 11th July 2018
  • Melbourne Law School

Symposium: First Women Lawyers in Great Britain and the Empire -“The Road to 1919”

  • Sunday 29th July 2018
  • Jubilee Room, Palace of Westminster

Conference: American Politics, History And Law – A Cross-Disciplinary Dialogue

  • Monday 30th July 2018
  • Centre for American Legal Studies, School of Law, Birmingham City University

Conference: Heritage Across Borders

  • Saturday 1st September 2018
  • Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China

Society of Legal Scholars Graduate Conference 2018

  • Monday 3rd September 2018
  • QMUL School of Law, Mile End Road, London

Critical Legal Conference 2018

  • Thursday 6th September 2018
  • The Open University’s Milton Keynes Campus

Dilemmas in the Public Services Conference

  • Monday 10th September 2018
  • University of Northampton

Conference: Same-Sex Relationships – A New Revolutionary Era and the Influence of Legal and Social Change 

  • Monday 10th September 2018
  • Northumbria Law School, Faculty of Business and Law, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 8ST

Conference: The Futures of Legal Education and Practice

  • Wednesday 19th September 2018
  • The Open University, Milton Keynes Campus

Workshop: Researching administrative power

  • Thursday 20th September 2018
  • University of Essex, Colchester

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

Conference: The Development of Abortion Rights in a Changing Europe

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

Conference: Gender, Law and Sexuality

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

Conference: Procuring for Development in Uncertain Times

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

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

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

Commonwealth Law Conference 2019 

  • Saturday 8th June 2019
  • Livingstone, Zambia