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Queen Mary Postgraduate Legal Research Conference 2017

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16 June 2017

Time: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Venue: Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS), Queen Mary University of London, 67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JB

'Overturning Paradigms'

The School of Law at Queen Mary University of London invites postgraduate law students and academics to the Eighth Annual Postgraduate Legal Research Conference. The conference will host presentations from doctoral researchers in traditional paper and poster sessions, as well as a ‘soapbox’ session.

The suggested hashtag for this event for Twitter users is #QMLawConf.

Paper presentations

Each session will include four papers in:

  • Banking, Insurance and Finance Law
  • Corporate and Commercial Law
  • Competition Law
  • Criminal Law
  • EU Law
  • Human Rights
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Criminal Law
  • Legal Education and Legal Profession
  • Legal Theory and Legal History
  • Public International Law
  • Refugee and Immigration Law.

Poster Session

Poster presentations will be displayed during the lunch break.

Soapbox Session

The ‘soapbox’ session provides a dynamic forum for short presentations on controversial ideas or legal views.

Keynote speaker

Professor Sionaidh Douglas-Scott, BA (Hons), MA, LLM, Barrister, Anniversary Chair in Law, Co-Director at the Centre for Law and Society in a Global Context

Programme

Download the full Queen Mary Postgraduate Legal Research Conference 2017 programme [PDF 220KB].

Publication and awards

  • Selected papers of the highest quality will be published in a special 2017 volume of the Queen Mary Law Journal (QMLJ).
  • During the conference we will present prizes for Best Posters and Best Soap Box Presentation.

Organised by

A team of Law PhD students at Queen Mary University of London, led by:

  • Anja Naumann
  • Elif Mendos Kuşkonmaz
  • Yavuz Selim Sönmez.

Directions

View directions on how to reach the Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS), Queen Mary University of London, 67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JB.

How to Book

QMUL e-shop will be available soon. The registration fee is £10 per person (no fee for speakers).

Further information

For more information please email law-gradconference@qmul.ac.uk.


Photography, video and audio recordings

Please note that CCLS events may be photographed or video and audio recorded. These materials will be used for internal and external promotional purposes only by Queen Mary University of London. If you object to appearing in the photographs, please let our photographer know on the day. Alternatively you can email the CCLS Events Team on ccls-events@qmul.ac.uk in advance of the event that you are attending.

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