Malcolm Combe discusses Brexit and Land Reform
More than 50 farmers and agri-professionals attended a specialist farming event to hear about the implications of land reform and Brexit on Scottish agriculture. The Press and Journal Morning Briefing event, which took place at the Thainstone Centre in Inverurie, was held in conjunction with leading law firm Turcan Connell. The keynote...
Brexit: Where are we now? - Dr Robert Taylor
Our Dr Robert Taylor spoke (in English) at the Institut für Wirtschaftsrecht of Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, at the invitation of Prof Dirk Hanschel. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rUKR74FLpBQ
Brexit: What next for the UK and Scotland? - Public meeting
Professor Margaret Ross and Professor Paul Beaumont are taking part in a public meeting to learn more about the issues at stake and what the options are for Brexit. This will take place 9/2/17 in Aberdeen Central Library. More information and how to sign up can be found below. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/brexit-what-next-for-the-uk-and-scotland-tickets-31225333814
DPLP Investment Game competition
Congratulations to Jennifer Baird who won the DPLP Investment Game competition! This competition was part of the DPLP Business Environment & Ethics course. Jennifer recorded a profit of £11,440 on her initial capital of £100,000 which she invested and traded in FTSE 100 share companies over 9 weeks. The competition...
Team Building session for new LLM students
Today we held a team building session for our new LLM students. Students were asked to make boxes out of paper and they were judged on both quality and quantity. Congratulations! to the winning team!
Dr Trimmings and Dr Yüksel to speak on Diversity in Applying in EU PIL
Dr Katarina Trimmings and Dr Burcu Yüksel will speak on “Diversity in Applying in EU PIL” at a conference which will be held at the University of Edinburgh on 24 February 2017. Exploring a variety of private international law themes, this one-day conference will bring together world-renowned academics and experienced...
Entry Deadline Extended for £5,000 Legal Award
Future Legal Mind 2017 entry deadline extended to February 1st The entry deadline for Future Legal Mind, a major award for UK undergraduate law students, has been extended by two weeks until February 1st. Prizes for the award include a £5,000 cheque for the winner along with a work experience placement, as...
EUPILLAR Database is live
The EUPILLAR Database, one of the outputs of the EUPILLAR Project funded by the European Union within the scope of the European Commission Civil Justice Programme (JUST/2013/JCIV/AG/4635) and led by the Centre for Private International Law at the University of Aberdeen, is now live. The Database contains summaries in English...