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News & Events

Dr Kimberley Trapp

Kimberley Trapp gives evidence to House of Lords

29 October 2014
Dr Virginia Mantouvalou

Virginia Mantouvalou contributes written evidence to Modern Slavery Bill

21 October 2014
Jeff King and book, Judging Social Rights

Jeff King wins Peter Birks Prize

17 September 2014
Professor Johnathan Montgomery

Inaugural Lecture: Patient no Longer? What next in health care law?

Thursday 30 October 2014, 18:00 - 19:00
Drafting Clearer Contracts

CPD Course: Drafting Clearer Contracts

Monday 3 November 2014, 9:30 - 19:00
Postgraduate and Early Careers Conference

Postgraduate and Early Careers Conference

Monday 3 November 2014, 09:00 - 17:00

Jeremy Bentham: Man and Myth