Staff v Student Moot
Those attending last Tuesday’s Staff v Student moot, an annual event that has become a Law School institution, were treated to a full-blown zombie invasion of KCG7, a demonstration of the rhetorical skills of the new Head of Law School (and moot judge) Dr Greg Gordon in repelling that invasion...
Resilience and Inclusion: Dancers as Agents of Change Stakeholder Workshop
Professor Abbe Brown will be part of the team running the Resilience and Inclusion: Dancers as Agents of Change Stakeholder Workshop tomorrow 11am – 3pm. It is being held at Coventry University, London Campus 109-117 Middlesex St, London E1 7JF. Abbe has been involved in developing the online toolkit...
Dr Igiehon at the Global Oil and Minerals for Good conference
Our very own Dr Mark Igiehon will be speaking at the annual Global Oil and Minerals for Good conference taking place today 5pm to 8pm and tomorrow 8am to 5pm at the Hilton Convention Centre 13 Smithfield Road, Aberdeen AB24 4NR. The theme is 'Resource Curse or Resource Blessing: What...
Arbitrator Training Day 2017
On the 21st of September Gloria Alvarez will be teaching at the Arbitrator Training Day which has been organised by the Scottish Arbitration Centre. A programme for this event can be found here.
The 14th edition of Gloag and Henderson: The Law of Scotland
The 14th edition of Gloag and Henderson: The Law of Scotland was recently published by W. Green. Professor Roddy Paisley, Dr Douglas Bain, Dr Andrew Simpson and Mr Malcolm Combe from the School of Law all contributed to this textbook under the lead editorship of the Rt Hon Lord Eassie, a...
Publication of Scottish Legal History Volume One: 1000-1707
Dr Andrew Simpson and Dr Adelyn Wilson are delighted to announce the publication of their book, Scottish Legal History Volume One: 1000-1707. It is the first single-volume study of that entire period of Scottish legal history to be published in over fifty years. The work considers how and why a...
Hague Experts' Group Meeting chaired by Professor Paul Beaumont
The recent Experts’ Group meeting on cross-border recognition and enforcement of agreements in family disputes involving children took place in the Hague between 14- 16 June 2017. The meeting was chaired by Professor Paul Beaumont. The Experts’ Group is made up of judges, legal practitioners, government officials and academics from...
Dr Susan Stokeld at the 2017 International Negotiation Competition in Oslo
Dr Susan Stokeld will be delivering a Master Class entitled 'The power of effective listening and communication in negotiation' at the 2017 International Negotiation Competition in Oslo today. Her class will draw on her experiences as a magistrate in the Scottish Criminal Courts and will explore the value of ‘active listening’...
SULCN annual conference held at Glasgow Caledonian University
On 7 June 2017, people from throughout Scotland with an interest in the student law clinic sector and pro bono legal work more generally gathered at Glasgow Caledonian University for the Scottish University Law Clinic Network (SULCN) annual conference. Malcolm Combe, chair of SULCN and a lecturer at the School of...
LLM student at the 5th International Student Energy Summit in Merida Mexico
Shakwa Nyambe, a current LLM Oil and Gas student is attending the 5th International Student Energy Summit in Merida Mexico this week. Shakwa will be presenting his paper on why the standard reform model for power sector reforms cannot be fully adapted in Sub-Saharan Africa on the 15th of June. To...