New Publications: Charity and non profit law by Nina Lueck

There are two new publications in the area of charity and non profit law by DAAD lecturer Dr. Nina C Lueck: Lück, Nina C.: The Golden Rule in the course of time: Charitable foundations in England, Germany and the EU Philanthropic Governance perspective – of Altruism and Calculation, in: Frenkel, David A. (ed): Law and History 2015, p. 73-89 Lück, Nina C.: Einführung in das englische Stiftungsrecht / Introduction to…

Recognition for the Law Teacher journal and editorial contributions by Michael Jefferson

Our senior lecturer Michael Jefferson is member of the Editorial Board and was for many years the Recent Legal Developments editor for the Law Teacher journal. Michael is one of our many members of staff who focus on research into teaching law in the best possible way to enhance our students learning experience while they are with us. The Law Teacher, the Journal of the Association of Law Teachers, is…

Miscarriages of Justice Event, 29th April 2015

On Wednesday 29th April, the School of Law is hosting a Miscarriages of Justice evening, to both raise awareness of miscarriages of justice and to celebrate the fantastic work being carried out by our students, under the supervision of Professor Claire McGourlay and Dr Andrew Green, at the University’s Miscarriages of Justice Review Centre. Wednesday 29th April, 3-7.15pm DB07, Bartolome House The event will run in three parts: 3pm –…

Presentation: The EU’s Ambition for a Unified Patent System in Europe by Prof Plomer

Professor Aurora Plomer was invited to present her research on “The EU’s Ambition for a Unified Patent System in Europe” at a Joint Workshop organised by the European University Institute, the ESIL Interest Group on The EU as a Global Actor and the Centre for the Law of EU External Relations (CLEER) at EUI (Florence) 19 – 20 February 2015.

Presentations: Health, genetic data, ethics & commercialisation by Dr Taylor

Dr Mark Taylor has been giving a series of presentations and interviews about his research. He gave a public presentation on the topic of ‘Use of genetic data for scientific research or financial gain’ for Sheffield U3A, 9 February 2015 He was invited to deliver a seminar on “The Commercialisation of Tissue and Data” on 26 February 2015 at the University of Edinburgh as part of the Mason Institute Lunch…

New Publication: Human Dignity and Patents by Prof Plomer

Professor Aurora Plomer has a new publication out. Her chapter on ‘Human Dignity and Patents’ has been published in C. Geiger (ed) Research Handbook of Human Rights and IP Rights, Edward Elgar 2015.  

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