Section: Seminar Series

2009

22 Jan 2009
16:15 - 18:00

Mike Coyle , University of Western Ontario and MacCormick Visiting Fellow, School of Law, University of Edinburgh. 'Negotiating around the Rule of Law: Aboriginal land Rights in Canada' 4.15-6.00pm, Moot Court Room, Old College.

29 Jan 2009
16:15 - 18:00

Adam Wyner , University of Liverpool. 'Arguments, Values and Baseballs: Representation of Popov v. Hayashi' 4.15-6.00pm, Moot Court Room, Old College.

05 Feb 2009
16:15 - 18:00

Denise Reaume, University of Toronto. 'Limitations on Constitutional Rights: The Logic of Proportionality' 4.15-6.00pm, Moot Court Room, Old College.

12 Feb 2009
16:15 - 18:00

Claudio Michelon, School of Law, University of Edinburgh. 'Private Law and the division of labour between corrective and distributive justice' 4.15-6.00pm, Moot Court Room, Old College.

Dynamics of Legal Pluralism in an African Context

26 Feb 2009
Anne Griffiths, School of Law, University of Edinburgh Moot Court Room, Old College 16:15 - 18:00

Anne Griffiths, School of Law, University of Edinburgh. 'Dynamics of Legal Pluralism in an African Context' 4.15-6.00pm, Moot Court Room, Old College.

'Techniques of Social Control'

05 Mar 2009
Richard Jones, School of Law, University of Edinburgh Moot Court Room, Old College 16:15 - 18:00

'Threshold Definitions and the Margins of Law'

12 Mar 2009
Neil Walker, School of Law, University of Edinburgh Moot Court Room, Old College 16:15 - 18:00

'Constitutional Authorship and Constitutional Authority'

26 May 2009
Professor Frank Michelman, Harvard Law School Lorimer Room, Old College, South Bridge 14:00 - 17:00

'Persuasive criminology? Some reflections based on an author-oriented study into the sociology of punishment'.

23 Jul 2009
Tom Daems, KU Leuven Moot Court Room, School of Law, Old College, South Bridge 16:00 - 18:00

The topic relates to Tom's recent book 'Making Sense of Penal Change' (Oxford University Press, 2008).

Roundtable I: Dimensions of Uncertainty

08 Oct 2009
Anna Souhami; Claudio Michelon; Sharon Cowan, University of Edinburgh Moot Court Room, School of Law, Old College, South Bridge 16:15 - 18:00

'The Moral Puzzle of Legal Authority'

15 Oct 2009
Veronica Rodriguez-Blanco, University of Birmingham Moot Court Room, School of Law, Old College, South Bridge 16:15 - 18:00

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED AS THE SPEAKER IS UNWELL. THIS WILL BE RE-SCHEDULED IN THE SECOND SEMESTER.

22 Oct 2009
Burkhard Schafer, University of Edinburgh Moot Court Room, School of Law, Old College, South Bridge 16:15 - 18:00

'Criminology in public life'

29 Oct 2009
Ian Loader, All Souls, Oxford University and Richard Sparks, University of Edinburgh Moot Court Room, School of Law, Old College, South Bridge 16:15 - 18:00

'Regulating uncertainty in international illicit markets in rare and precious goods - the cases of trafficking in antiquities and timber'

12 Nov 2009
Simon Mackenzie, University of Glasgow Moot Court Room, School of Law, Old College, South Bridge 16:15 - 18:00

'Legal Philosophy from Thomas Hobbes to Sir Neil MacCormick, with a shot of Scottish Enlightenment and a detour through 19th Century New England

13 Nov 2009
Professor Frederick Kellogg, George Washingon University, (Visiting MacCormick Fellow) Room L05, Old College, South Bridge 16:00 - 18:00

'Understanding evil? Why criminology doesn't'

19 Nov 2009
Peter Young, University of Hull Moot Court Room, School of Law, Old College, South Bridge 16:15 - 18:00

'The Democratization of Legal Institutions as a Response to Uncertainty'

26 Nov 2009
THIS SEMINAR IS CANCELLED Moot Court Room, School of Law, Old College, South Bridge 16:15 - 18:00


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