Dr Roy Partain in Beijing
Dr Roy Partain is presenting his paper: 'Considerations of Offshore Nuclear Power Plants and Private Regulatory Mechanisms' at the International Seminar on Private Regulation and New Fields of Regulation, at the University of Finance and Economics Beijing.Roy's paper analyses the option for an interim private regulatory mechanism for nuclear power...
Workshop to discuss the Legal Character of Petroleum Licenses
Professor Tina Hunter, chair of the Aberdeen University Centre for Energy Law hosted a workshop in conjunction with the University of Bergen to discuss the legal character of petroleum licenses. Academics from across the globe met to discuss the different perspectives by jurisdiction. The papers will be published in the...
Zeray Yihdego at the XVI World Water Congress in Cancun
Zeray Yihdego will be presenting his co-authored paper ‘The Ethiopian Renaissance dam and procedural equity’, at the XVI World Water Congress in Cancun on May 31st. Zeray’s paper is part of a special session at the conference discussing cross-disciplinary themes in the transboundary water resources management and development in the...
Dr Couzigou at the Conference for the Criminalization of Cyber Terrorism
Dr Couzigou was invited by Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates, to talk at the conference for the criminalization of cyber terrorism, in Abu Dhabi on 15 and 16 May. Dr Couzigou presented a paper on the necessity for a treaty countering cyber terrorism....
Aberdeen law trio scoop awards at The Hague
A trio of law students from the University of Aberdeen enjoyed success at a recent International competition at The Hague.
Malcolm Combe in South Africa
Last week Malcolm Combe taught students at the University of Cape Town in the module “Advanced Property Law (Expropriation)” and on Monday he taught students in the class “Property Law in a Constitutional Order”. Tomorrow he will deliver a seminar at the University of Stellenbosch on “Legislating for Land Reform”. Whilst...
Aberdeen law students ready for International Moot at The Hague
Three students from the University of Aberdeen's Law School have been gearing up to take part in an International competition at The Hague by getting some practise in at Aberdeen Sheriff Court first.