Land Reform in Review Symposium
On Thursday the 20th of August the School of Law will be hosting a Land Reform symposium. It is free to attend and the venue will be the Old Senate Room. The session will be chaired by Malcolm Combe from the University of Aberdeen, who was an adviser to the Land Reform Review Group. Event...
Survey indicates growth in arbitration as University seeks to launch new course
A survey undertaken by the University of Aberdeen has indicated growing interest in the use of arbitration as a means of settling legal disputes since the introduction of new legislation designed to streamline the process in Scotland. It comes as the University considers the launch of an online LLM course in...
Aberdeen Law School Team preparing for International Negotiation Final
The Aberdeen Law School Team representing Scotland at the International Negotiation Competition in Ireland are currently preparing for the final tomorrow (10/7/15). The photo opposite shows the team outside the Law Society of Ireland's HQ in Dublin yesterday.
Marine Planning Workshop
The Law School hosted a marine planning workshop on 2nd July. The focus was the gathering and dissemination of all relevant law and policy for the North Sea basin to facilitate marine spatial planning. It included presentations by Dr David Langlet , Stockholm University, Dr Beth Scott, University of Aberdeen,...
Success for Energy Law Students
Two of our postgraduate students have recently confirmed their position as rising stars in the field of energy law. At the LLM level, Manuel Jordan has been awarded the International Bar Association's 2015 SEERIL Scholarship for Energy and Natural Resources Law Studies. Meanwhile, among our PhD students, Constantinos Yiallourides has...
Aberdeen University student, James Field, mentioned in Scottish Legal News
The Scottish Legal News website has published an article about undergraduate law student, James Field, being presented with the Cloch IP award. The annual University of Aberdeen prize for "Best Intellectual Property Law" related dissertation, sponsored by Cloch Solicitors, was secured by James Field this month for his critical analysis of “The Patentability...
Baltimore/Maryland Summer School in Comparative Law
The 29th Baltimore/Maryland Summer School at the Aberdeen University School of Law will run from 6 to 31 July 2015. The programme was initiated in 1987 by Baltimore and Aberdeen Universities, with Maryland University, also in Baltimore, joining a few years later. Courses meet ABA criteria to qualify as US...