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Law / Forensics - Business / Economics - 29.11.2018

Law / Forensics - 04.09.2018

Law / Forensics - Religions - 10.08.2018
Boris comments legitimises Islamophobic sentiment says "burqa ban" challenge legal advisor
An expert in international human rights at the University of Sussex has criticised former foreign secretary Boris Johnson claiming his comments on women who wear burqas “legitimise Islamophobic sentiment”.

Social Sciences - Law / Forensics - 06.08.2018
Justice in Wales?
Could a distinct Welsh justice system improve access to justice, reduce crime and promote rehabilitation? The future of the current single ‘England and Wales' justice system is being called into question as variations between the laws of the two countries increase.

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 27.07.2018
’Unreasonable behaviour’ most common ground for divorce
What grounds do people give for wanting a divorce?† That question sits at the centre of a new Oxford University study which charts the changes in the main 'facts' that husbands and wives give for petitioning for divorce, since the Divorce Reform Act 1969 was implemented in 1971.

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 12.07.2018
Pioneering Professor Barbara Harrell-Bond dies
Tributes have been paid to Professor Barbara Harrell-Bond OBE, Emerita Professor and founding Director of the Refugee Studies Centre (RSC) at Oxford University, who died on Wednesday 11 July 2018.

Administration - Law / Forensics - 12.07.2018
UCL to lead major review of legal services regulation
An independent review into the regulatory framework for legal services in the UK is to be led by Professor Stephen Mayson (UCL Laws).

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 12.07.2018

Administration - Law / Forensics - 12.07.2018
Justice and Jurisdiction project provides important and timely insights
Research being carried out at Cardiff University will help policymakers decide on the future of the Welsh justice system.

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 21.06.2018

Law / Forensics - Event - 20.06.2018

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 15.06.2018

Health - Law / Forensics - 09.06.2018

Business / Economics - Law / Forensics - 07.06.2018
UK companies need to act now to prepare for the loss of the EU right to freedom of establishment, advises Warwick legal expert
The third paper in a new GLOBE Centre Policy Brief Series is published today. The Future of UK-EU Corporate Mobility explores the risk that, after Brexit, UK companies operating in the EU could cease to be recognised by their host nations.

Law / Forensics - Administration - 04.06.2018
Two research projects awarded funding
Two research projects awarded funding
The Scottish Government is providing funding for two projects, to be led by researchers from Glasgow and Stirling universities.

Innovation / Technology - Law / Forensics - 09.05.2018
Oxford to be key player in new AI accountability project
The University of Oxford is to play a central role in ground-breaking new research to make future artificial intelligence (AI) systems more transparent and accountable. Image credit: Shutterstock The University of Oxford is to play a central role in ground-breaking new research intended to make future artificial intelligence (AI) systems more transparent and accountable.

Law / Forensics - 30.04.2018
Syria airstrikes add another 'exception' to beleaguered parliamentary convention, say experts
Syria airstrikes add another ’exception’ to beleaguered parliamentary convention, say experts
A new book launching in Cambridge today explores the parliamentary convention intended to allow MPs a vote on military action.

Social Sciences - Law / Forensics - 17.04.2018

Social Sciences - Law / Forensics - 10.04.2018
World-leading expert in slavery perpetrators joins Nottingham
PA 58/18 The Rights Lab at the University of Nottingham has welcomed a world-leading expert on modern slavery perpetrators as its latest recruit.

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 12.03.2018

Law / Forensics - 08.03.2018

Sport Sciences - Law / Forensics - 22.02.2018

Law / Forensics - Business / Economics - 08.02.2018

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 19.01.2018

Innovation / Technology - Law / Forensics - 16.01.2018

Law / Forensics - 01.12.2017
New consumer rights guide for new home buyers
King's College London has partnered with The HomeOwners Alliance, Britain's only consumer group for homeowners, to publish the first consumer rights guide for new home buyers.

Health - Law / Forensics - 23.11.2017
Tackling the global post-code lottery: new research explores how law can help tackle health epidemics
Research from the University of Warwick is set to improve global health by helping lawyers to think more strategically about the ways in which the law can be used to improve access to life-saving medicines.

Law / Forensics - Health - 14.11.2017
Outdated housing laws need 'desperate reform' in the wake of Grenfell
Outdated housing laws need ’desperate reform’ in the wake of Grenfell
Housing laws are 'out-dated, complex and patchily enforced', according to a major new report which calls for a new Housing Act to be introduced in the wake of the Grenfell tragedy.

Philosophy - Law / Forensics - 06.11.2017
Questioning the ethics of Euroscepticism
Questioning the ethics of Euroscepticism
In a UCL Lunch Hour Lecture delivered last week, Professor George Letsas, a specialist in the philosophy of law and human rights from UCL laws, set out some of the ethical underpinnings of the Brexit debate.

Social Sciences - Law / Forensics - 01.11.2017

Environment - Law / Forensics - 31.10.2017
Challenges and oppotunties for EU energy policy
Challenges and oppotunties for EU energy policy
A new book from QMUL's Professor Rafael Leal-Arcas presents, for the first time, a comprehensive overview of the most important research and latest trends in EU energy law and policy.

Law / Forensics - Business / Economics - 30.10.2017
Sir William Blair appointed as Professor of Financial Law and Ethics at Queen Mary
Sir William Blair appointed as Professor of Financial Law and Ethics at Queen Mary
Sir William Blair has joined the Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS) as Professor of Financial Law and Ethics.

Law / Forensics - 26.10.2017
New exhibition challenges abortion stigma through clothing
My Body My Life, a new research-based exhibition, that challenges abortion stigma through clothing, will run next month at the Old Fire Station, Oxford, from 7-11 November 2017.

Law / Forensics - 25.10.2017
University expands free legal advice service to local public
University expands free legal advice service to local public
A Lancaster University Law School Legal Advice Clinic providing free legal advice to local residents is about to get off the ground.

Physics - Law / Forensics - 20.10.2017
Researchers help inspire Scotland’s new laws to ban smacking
The decision by the Scottish government to ban smacking has been welcomed by UCL researchers whose report into the damage caused to children by physical punishment played a key part in framing the proposed new legislation. The research in 2015 by Anja Heilmann, Yvonne Kelly and Richard Watt from the UCL Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care showed that there was ample evidence that physical punishment can damage children and escalate into physical abuse.
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