19 Nov 2015
Westminster Law School, under the auspices of the French Embassy in the United Kingdom, and supported by liaison magistrate Elisabeth Pelsez, hosted an important conference on a seminal reform of French contract law. The event was sponsored by premier international law firm Gide Loyrette Nouel and brought together more than 120 eminent scholars from leading universities, practitioners from major law firms, members of the judiciary and representatives from the French Ministry of Justice.
Professor Hélène Lambert’s collaborative research project on imminence in international law receives research grant
17 Nov 2015
Professor of International Law at the University of Westminster Dr Hélène Lambert will be responsible for one third of a significant project aiming to develop a new theoretical approach to understanding the role of imminence as both a function of time and probability in international law in the field of international protection. This funded project is in collaboration with Professor Jane McAdam, from the University of New South Wales, and Professor Michelle Foster, from the University of Melbourne.
30 Oct 2015
The event was part of a series focusing on Artificial Intelligence, Ethics and the Law and was attended by more than 150 people.
06 Oct 2015
Organised by the International Law at Westminster research group, the conference ‘Adrift in the European Crisis: interrogating the impact of global and regional legal reforms on economic rights’ emphasised the role of law in planning for a return to growth.
29 Sep 2015
Westminster Law School and the University of Westminster Outreach Team welcomed 9–10 year old school pupils and their teachers to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta.
20 January 2016 5.30pm
9 March 2016 5.30pm
9 March 2016 5.30pm
12 March 2016 11.00am
19 March 2016 11.00am
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02 October 2015
All opinions are those of the blog post author and do not represent Westminster Law School or the University of Westminster. It seems one cannot live without lawyers. As anxiety over the legality of the Greek Private Sector Involvement (PSI) deal [...]
29 September 2015
A conversation between Nick Mason (Pink Floyd), Chris Ancliff (Warner Music Group) and Paul Pacifico (Featured Artists Coalition) on the evolution of the artist/record company contract. Following on from previous successful music business related events at Westminster law School, including [...]
23 September 2015
Westminster Law School was very pleased to host a Law Commission symposium as part of the review of Firearms Law. The Law Commission published a scoping consultation paper on Firearms Law on 21 July 2015 and the symposium was organised to give [...]
Professor John Flood on The Rule of Law: are lawyers necessary or even the most capable of maintaining it?
21 September 2015
Distinguished faculty lecture followed by reception, 29 September 2015, 5pm. The central argument is that the legal system and the rule of law are now the domain of the legal profession. Professional ethos, which was once based on a compact [...]
10 September 2015
Please describe yourself and your role in a few sentences? I have joined the Law School as Senior Lecturer in Property Law and hope to share my passion for all things property with the law students on a number of [...]
29 July 2015
Do you believe in magic? The re-emergence of the Regent Street Cinema This month marked the long awaited rebirth of our wonderful cinema, now renamed the Regent Street Cinema. For a long time for staff at the University it was [...]