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July 2015

Monday 15 June 2015

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Course in Legislative Drafting 2015
Professor Helen Xanthaki and Dr Constantin Stefanou, and others.
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Friday 3 July 2015

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09:30 EU Capital Markets Union: Contents and Discontents
Speakers and contributors: Lord Lyndon Harrison, recent chairman of the House of Lords EU Sub-Committee on Economic and Financial Affairs; Niamh Moloney, London School of Economics;  Georg Ringe,Copenhagen Business School; Justin O’Brien, American University of Sharjah, UAE;Dr Vincenzo Bavoso, Manchester; Dr Dieter Pesendorfer, Belfast; Kern Alexander, Zurich University; Dr Daniela Gabor, UWE; Dr Nicholas Dorn, IALS; Gundars Ostrovskis, DG-FISMA, European Commission; Ismail Ertürk, Manchester.   CONFERENCE – HIGHLIGHTS Expert legal, regulatory and political analyses of the European Union’s plans for Capital Market Union. Overview of views expressed to European Commission’s recent public consultation. Prioritisation of proposals. What next. Critical assessments, including: Which proposals are workable? What role for the banks? What about market misconduct?   CONFRENCE PROGRAMME The policy and legal contexts of CMU Chairperson: Lord Harrison, recent chairman of the House of Lords EU Sub-Committee on Economic and Financial Affairs Introduction: Nicholas Dorn, IALS, conference convenor. CMU: where it comes from, what it is, relationship to the crisis-era reforms: Niamh Moloney, Professor of Law, School of Law, LSE Importance of the CMU for the UK: Georg Ringe, Professor of International Commercial Law, Department of Law, Copenhagen Business School . Reservations: 1. Conduct issues Conduct issues in capital markets: Justin O’Brien, Professor of Business Law and Ethics, School of Business Administration, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates A regulatory or litigation viewpoint/update. Reservations: 2. Can CMU deliver? Focus on securisation: Dr Vincenzo Bavoso, Lecturer in Commercial Law, School of Law, Manchester University Tensions, conflicts, flaws: Dr Dieter Pesendorfer, Senior Lecturer, School of Law, Queens University Belfast . Reservations: 3. What about the banks? CMU and Banking Union: Kern Alexander, Professor of Law & Finance, Institute of Law, Zurich University CMU and global banks: Dr Daniela Gabor, Associate Professor, Bristol Business School, University of the West of England. Policy priorities Policy prioritisation criteria? Dr Nicholas Dorn, IALS Main takeaways from the public consultation on CMU: Gundars Ostrovskis, DG-FISMA, European Commission  Prioritisation arguments. Panel to include Ismail Ertürk, Senior Lecturer, Manchester Business School. 16.00. Dispersal. For a copy of the Conference Programms, please click here. In February 2015 the Commission published its Green Paper on Capital Markets Union (CMU) and an Action Plan will follow later in 2015. The consultation period ends in May, so June/July is a good time to take stock.   Speakers and contributors include:  Lord Lyndon Harrison, recent chairman of the House of Lords EU Sub-Committee on Economic and Financial Affairs; Professor Niamh Moloney,  London School of Economics; Professor Georg Ringe,  Copenhagen Business School; Professor Justin O’Brien,  American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates; Dr Vincenzo Bavoso, Manchester; Dr Dieter Pesendorfer, Belfast; Professor Kern Alexander, Zurich; Dr Daniela Gabor, UWE; Dr Nicholas Dorn, IALS;Gundars Ostrovskis, DG-FISMA, European Commission;Ismail Ertürk, Manchester.   REGISTRATION: to book and make online payments please click here Conference fees (covering attendance, buffet lunch and refreshments): Standard Rate: £75.00; Concessionary Rate (for students and SALS): £50.00. Note: conference fees do not apply to speakers Bar Standards Board: 4.5 CPD hours. Enquiries: IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk    
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Monday 6 July 2015

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09:00 2015 London Annual Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China

The Beijing Arbitration Commission (BAC), the BPP University (BPP University), the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London (CCLS), and the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London School of Advanced Study (IALS), are jointly organizing the 2015 London Annual Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China.  The one-day BAC/BPP/CCLS/IALS event will feature leading practitioners from all parts of the world including China, who will discuss legal developments in commercial dispute resolution in China.
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09:30 Urban Law Day 2015: Effective Legal Frameworks as a Tool for Sustainable Urban Development
Speakers include:  Robert Lewis-Lettington, UN-Habitat;  Luke Barfoot, Rachel Bickerton, and Joel Wolchover, Lawyers, Planning Reform, DCLG Legal Advisers – Government Legal Department; Nigel Rendell, Parliamentary Counsel, Office of the Parliamentary Counsel; Professor Helen Xanthaki, Professor of Law and Legislative Drafting, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies; Dr Maria Mousmouti, Executive Director of the Centre for European Constitutional Law, Athens and Associate Research Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies.  
The annual Urban Law Day is jointly organised by the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat).
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Wednesday 29 July 2015

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14:30 Defence Rights in Europe: Roadmap update

Detail to be announced. REGISTRATION:  This event is FREE but prior booking is required. Please click here to register via EventBrite. Organised with the European Criminal Law Association (UK)          
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Sunday 6 September 2015

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The Limits of the Law: The role of compliance in the 21st Century

The 33rd  International Symposium on Economic Crime on "The Limits of the Law: The role of compliance in the 21st Century" will be held at Jesus College, Cambridge, from Sunday 6 September to Sunday 13 September 2015 Symposium Website: www.crimesymposium.org A general letter from Professor Barry AK Rider, Executive Director and Co-Chairman of the Symposium may be viewed here. For a PDF copy of the full programme please click here For a copy of the registration form please click here 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 on the Symposium website:    www.crimesymposium.org
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Thursday 10 September 2015

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Anti-Democratic Ideology and Criminal Law under Fascist, National Socialist and Authoritarian Regimes
Keynote Speakers: Professor David Fraser, University of Nottingham and IALS Senior Associate Research Fellow; Professor Luigi Lacchè, University of Macerata, Italy.     Academic Convenor: Dr Stephen Skinner, University of Exeter.  
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Thursday 17 September 2015

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15:00 Controlling Administrative Power in the UK, the US and Australia
Professor Peter Cane FBA, FASSA, FAAL, Distinguished Professor and Associate Dean (Research), ANU College of Law, Australian National University.
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