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September 2014

Monday 1 September 2014

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Information - Shield, Sword and Achillies Heel in the fight against economic crime?

The 32nd  International Symposium on Economic Crime on "Information- Shield, Sword and Achillies Heel in the fight against economic crime?" will be held at Jesus College, Cambridge, from Sunday 1 September to Sunday 8 September 2014 Symposium Website: www.crimesymposium.org Please click here for a PDF copy of the full programme Please click her for a copy of the registration form For further information, please contact :  Mrs Angela Futter, Symposium Manager, Cambridge International Symposium on Economic Crime, Jesus College, Cambridge, CB5 8BL, UK.   Tel.: + 44 (0) 1223 872160.  Fax: + 44 (0) 1223 872160.  Email:  info@crimesymposium.org  Please note that programme updates and all other information pertaining to the Symposium are available onthe Symposium website:    www.crimesymposium.org
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Tuesday 16 September 2014

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09:15 Banking Regulation in the aftermath of the Financial Crisis
Chairman:  Michael Ashe QC;   Speakers: Bob Penn, Allen & Overy;  Professor Andrew Haynes, University of Wolverhampton; Visiting Professor of Law, University of Macau, China; Visiting Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies; Professor Rosa Lastra, Queen Mary,  University of London; Richard Barfield, PwC; Nicholas Walmsley, Deutschebank; Nick Andrews, MPAC; Dr Costanza Russo, Queen Mary, University of London; Peter Casey, former Head of Islamic Finance, Dubai Financial Services Authority; Professor Peter Cartwright, University of Nottingham.
Programme: Chairman: Michael Ashe QC; Bob Penn, Allen & Overy, on Banking resolutioin: solving too big to fail; Professor Andrew Haynes, University of Wolverhampton; Visiting Professor of Law, University of Macau, China; Visiting Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, on the Banking Reform Act 2013; Professor Rosa Lastra, Queen Mary,  University of London on Is the system more resilient following reforms at national, European and international level? Richard Barfield, PwC, on Regulatory change - the firms perspective; Nicholas Walmsley, Deutschebank: lunchtime speech on In house training issues caused by developments in regulation; Nick Andrews, MPAC, on The challenge for banks; Dr Costanza Russo, Queen Mary, University of London, on The efficacy of banking union through the lenses of co-operation mechanisms; Peter Casey, former Head of Islamic Finance, Dubai Financial Services Authority, on Regulatory change: the impact on Islamic banking; Professor Peter Cartwright, University of Nottingham, on Consumer redress and financial services.  For a copy of the programme, please click here. REGISTRATION AND PAYMENTS:   For on-line booking and payments, please click here. Conference Fee;  £75.00.   Concessionary Rate: £50.00 for students of the School of Advanced Study (University of London) and Members of the Society of Advanced Legal Studies. This conference is eligible for 5.5 CPD hours from the Solicitors Regulation Authority.  Bar Standards Board CPD accreditation of 5.5 hours has been applied for. This conference has been organised by the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies and the University of Wolverhampton.    
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Wednesday 17 September 2014

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12:00 Legal Education Research Network Workshop - Taking the fear out of using statistical data for legal education research

The Workshop wil be led by Louise Taylor, Nottingham Trent University. LERN website:  http://ials.sas.ac.uk/lern/lern_events.htm Queries: please contact Diane Atherton, LERN Administrator, Keele University,email - d.l.atherton@keele.ac.uk Organised with the Legal Education and Research Network.           
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Monday 29 September 2014

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14:30 Introduction to IALS Electronic Resources

A demonstration of different databases available on the IALS Electronic Law Library for postgraduate law students: how to login, how to search and browse for legislation, case law and journal articles, and how to find help with databases when you need it.  No need to book, just turn up. For further details, contact ials@sas.ac.uk or phone 020 7862 5790. The training will take place in the IALS Council Chamber.
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Tuesday 30 September 2014

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10:30 Introduction to IALS Electronic Resources

A demonstration of different databases available on the IALS Electronic Law Library for postgraduate law students: how to login, how to search and browse for legislation, case law and journal articles, and how to find help with databases when you need it.  No need to book, just turn up. For further details, contact ials@sas.ac.uk or phone 020 7862 5790. The training will take place in the IALS Council Chamber.
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Thursday 2 October 2014

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10:30 Introduction to IALS Electronic Resources

A demonstration of different databases available on the IALS Electronic Law Library for postgraduate law students: how to login, how to search and browse for legislation, case law and journal articles, and how to find help with databases when you need it.  No need to book, just turn up. For further details, contact ials@sas.ac.uk or phone 020 7862 5790. The training will take place in the IALS Council Chamber.
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Wednesday 8 October 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Thursday 9 October 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Monday 13 October 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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16:30 The Court of Justice of the European Union
AG Eleanor Sharpston, QC, Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the European Union. Chair: Professor John Spencer, Emeritus Professor of Law, University of Cambridge.
Eleanor Sharpston has been the UK Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the European Communities since 10 January 2006. She studied economics, languages and law at Cambridge and taught at Oxford before being called to the Bar in 1980. She took silk in 1990 and became a Bencher of Middle Temple in 2005. She was Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for European Legal Studies of the University of Cambridge (1998–2005) and remains a fellow of King’s College, Cambridge. If you are interested in attending, please let us know by using the reply form below or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk. Admission Free - All Welcome. Organised with the European Criminal Law Association (UK).          
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Tuesday 14 October 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Thursday 16 October 2014

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12:30 Maintenance of Rules
Professor Maria De Benedetto, Romas Tre University, Italy; IALS Visiting Fellow
IALS Lunchtime seminar. If you are interested in attending, please let us know by using the reply form below or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk. Admission Free - All Welcome.
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Monday 20 October 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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18:00 Comparative Law Seminar and Book Launch
Professor Mathias Siems, University of Durham. Discussants:   Professor David Nelken, King's College London; Dr Jacco Bomhoff, London School of Economics;  Dr Maria-Federica Moscati, School of Oriental and African Studies.  Chair: Professor Helen Xanthaki, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. 
Professor Mathias Siems will introduce the key arguments of his new book "Comparative Law" (Cambridge University Press) and discuss the arguments with a distinguished panel of comparative lawyers. If you are interested in attending, please let us know by using the reply form below or email IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk. Admission Free - All Welcome.
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Tuesday 21 October 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Wednesday 22 October 2014

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18:00 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Thursday 23 October 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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12:30 Contemporary challenges to legal aid in Brazil and England: comparative perspectives on access to justice
Professor Cleber Alves, Universidade Catolica de Petropolis, Brazil; IALS Visiting Fellow
IALS Lunchtime seminar. If you are interested in attending, please let us know by using the reply form below or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk. Admission Free - All Welcome.
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Monday 27 October 2014

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18:00 Introduction to electronic sources of international law: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. Learn how to select and use databases of international law. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Tuesday 28 October 2014

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10:15 Introduction to EU law databases: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to EU law databases. Learn how to use EUR-Lex, Westlaw and Justis to find EU legislation, cases, the Official Journal and national legislation implementation measures. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Wednesday 29 October 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Thursday 30 October 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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12:30 The Banning of Political Parties (the Spanish case)
Professor Eduardo Virgala Foruria, Universidade del Pais Vasco (University of the Basque Country), Spain; IALS Visiting Fellow.
IALS Lunchtime seminar. If you are interested in attending, please let us know by using the reply form below or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk. Admission Free - All Welcome.
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Friday 31 October 2014

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18:00 Unlawful law printing in the reign of Charles I: the erosion of the monopoly on printing the common law
Dr Ian Williams, University College London.
Organised with the London Legal History Seminar. This event is FREE.   If you are interested in attending, please let us know by using the reply form below or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk.  
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Monday 3 November 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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14:30 Plain Language and Law

Further information to follow. If you are interested in attending, please let us know by using the reply form below or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk.
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18:00 Is Legislation Literature? (Sir William Dale Annual Memorial Lecture)
Sir Geoffrey Bowman, KCB, QC,  First Parliamentary Counsel 2002-2006; LLD (Hon), University of London; Senior Associate Research Fellow, IALS. Chair:  Lord Dyson, Master of the Rolls and Head of Civil Justice. 
Sir William Dale Annual Memorial Lecture. Geoffrey Bowman read law at Trinity College Cambridge and was called to the bar by Lincoln’s Inn, of which he is now a bencher. In 1971 he joined the Parliamentary Counsel Office. This is a small Office of specialised lawyers within the Civil Service. It is responsible for drafting government Bills. Geoffrey drafted Bills on many subjects but specialised in taxation.  In 2002 he became First Parliamentary Counsel. As head of the Office, he was the main point of contact between the Office and Ministers. He retired in 2006. This event is FREE but those wishing to attend should let IALS  know  in advance.  To register, please use the automatic form below, or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk.
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Tuesday 4 November 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Wednesday 5 November 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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12:00 Legal Education Research Network Workshop - What's the point if no-one knows about your research findings: Embedding dissemination in your reserach design

This Workshop will be led by Patricia Leighton and others (to be confirmed). LERN website:  http://ials.sas.ac.uk/lern/lern_events.htm Queries: please contact Diane Atherton, LERN Administrator, Keele University,email - d.l.atherton@keele.ac.uk Organised with the Legal Education and Research Network.           
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Thursday 6 November 2014

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10:00 Forbidden Access: Censoring Books and Archives

‘Forbidden Access’ is a multidisciplinary conference exploring how published works and archival materials and the ideas contained in them are affected, obscured or distorted by censorship. The conference seeks to explore the proliferating and divisive causes, symptoms and effects of the censoring impulse, from overt interference with a text to the subtler, intangible effects of caution and fear in the face of anticipated control, and to do so in relation to a variety of angles and contexts: aesthetic, cultural, socio-economic, ideological, legal, and political.  The conference is a collaboration between the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, the Institute of English Studies and the Senate House Library. CLICK HERE FOR CALL FOR PAPERS General Enquiries: Events Officer, Institute of English Studies, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU; tel +44 (0) 207 664 4859 +44 (0) 207 664 4859; Email: IESEvents@sas.ac.uk
Senate House
10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Monday 10 November 2014

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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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18:00 The Annual Lord Renton Lecture
Sir Christopher Greenwood, Judge of the International Court of Justice
Further details to follow. This event is FREE but those wishing to attend are asked to register their interest in advance by using  the the automatic form below, or email: statutelaw@aol.com. Organised by the Statute Law Society (www.statutelawsociety.org)  with the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies.       
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Tuesday 11 November 2014

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10:15 Introduction to electronic sources of international law: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. Learn how to select and use databases of international law. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Wednesday 12 November 2014

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18:00 Introduction to EU law databases: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to EU law databases. Learn how to use EUR-Lex, Westlaw and Justis to find EU legislation, cases, the Official Journal and national legislation implementation measures. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Thursday 13 November 2014

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European Criminal Law Seminar on Extradition

Further details to follow This event is FREE but those wishing to attend should let IALS  know  in advance.  To register, please use the automatic form below, or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk. Organised with the European Criminal Law Association (UK).          
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10:15 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Monday 17 November 2014

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18:00 Introduction to Lexis and Westlaw: Hands-on Session

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. An introduction to these key legal databases. Learn how to log in, find legislation, cases and journal articles. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Tuesday 18 November 2014

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18:00 Corruption and Controls
Professor Maria De Benedetto, Romas Tre University, Italy; IALS Visiting Fellow
IALS Lunchtime seminar. This event is FREE but those wishing to attend should let IALS  know  in advance.  To register, please use the automatic form below, or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk.
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Tuesday 25 November 2014

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10:15 Introduction to OSCOLA

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. Learn how to cite your references using OSCOLA. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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Thursday 27 November 2014

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10:15 Introduction to OSCOLA

Electronic information training session for postgraduate law students. Learn how to cite your references using OSCOLA. Bookings open on 26 September 2014. To book email ials@sas.ac.uk or telephone 0207 862 5970.
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12:30 DNA data exchanges between EU member states and fundamental rights protection (particularly fundamental rights to data protection)
Dr Joaquin Sarrion Esteve, University of Valencia, Spain; IALS Visiting Felllow
IALS Lunchtime Seminar This event is FREE but those wishing to attend should let IALS  know  in advance.  To register, please use the automatic form below, or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk.
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Friday 28 November 2014

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18:00 The Legal Historian as Expert Witness
Professor Paul McHugh, University of Cambridge.
Organised with the London Legal History Seminar.  This event is FREE.  Those wishing to attend should let IALS  know  in advance.  To register, please use the automatic form below, or email  IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk.    
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