Law, Society and Popular Culture

February news in brief

3 February 2010

New publication - Steve Greenfield and Guy Osborn, 'Regulating sport: finding a role for law' 13:2 Sport in Society 367-379.Guy Osborn and Stephanie Roberts delivered a paper entitled 'The Regulation of spiritualist Mediums' to the University of Westminster School of law Research Seminar Series. This is part of some ongoing work they are conducting along with fellow Centre member, Steve Greenfield.

Member of the Centre Ken Foster was invited to speak at the colloquium 'The Future of European Sports Law: The Lisbon Treaty and Sport'. He was one of three distinguished speakers, along with Maurice Watkins, Director of Manchester United Football Club and Senior Partner at leading law firm Brabners Chaffe Street in Manchester, and Professor Stephen Weatherill, the Jacques Delors Professor of European Community Law at Somerville College, Oxford University.

The winter 2009 issue of the Entertainment and Sports Law Journal (vol 7(2)) is now available via

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