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December 2014

Professor Seán McConville awarded major grant for research into Irish political prisoners
18 December 2014

Professor Penny Green, Director of the International State Crime Initiative (ISCI), to edit a week-long feature in Open Democracy
15 December 2014

Professor Eric Heinze comments on Senate CIA torture report release
11 December 2014

Professor Guido Westkamp speaks on 'Films in Schools and the Limits of EU Copyright Approximation' at George Washington University
10 December 2014

Event Recap: Interdisciplinary Centre for Competition Law and Policy (ICC) Annual Conference, Brussels
10 December 2014

Event Recap: Law and Finance Alumni Networking Event, Barts Pathology Museum
9 December 2014

Professor Matthews and Professor Suthersanen welcome Chinese delegation from Southwest University of Political Science and Law to CCLS
2 December 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas publishes new book entitled 'International Energy Governance: Selected Legal Issues'
2 December 2014

CCLS and WIPO sign landmark agreement to cooperate in IP teaching and research
1 December 2014

November 2014

QMUL co-organises annual arbitration conference in Paris
27 November 2014

Dr Susanna Lindroos-Hovinheimo presented 'Justice for Whomever? Impersonal Law and the Protection of Individual Human Beings', at Uppsala University, Sweden
26 November 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas cited by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
26 November 2014

Dr Prakash Shah presents at 'Why Secularism has failed? On the harmful impact of Western misunderstandings on political and legal thinking in India' at the Development Foundation, Bangalore
25 November 2014

Third-Party Funding in International Arbitration: The ICCA Queen-Mary Task Force
24 November 2014

Dr Gabriel Gari to speak at 2014 ICTSID - WTI conference
22 November 2014

Dr Gabriel Gari to present a paper at the second meeting of the E15 expert group on services
21 November 2014

Professor Catherine Rogers' new book 'Ethics in International Arbitration'
21 November 2014
Professor Catherine Rogers writes the first treatise to analyse the ambiguities and conflicting rules present in international arbitration.

QMUL Partners with Chinese University of Hong Kong for new Arbitration Survey in China
20 November 2014
The School of International Arbitration (SIA) at Queen Mary University of London is to partner with the Chinese University of Hong Kong to carry out a survey on 'Chinese Corporate Attitudes to Arbitration'.

QMUL Alumna's research on Provisionally Applied Treaties is highlighted by International Law Commission
19 November 2014

Professor Geraldine Van Bueren to chair: Celebrating 25 years of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC)
19 November 2014

Professor Seán McConville calls for Royal Commission on the penal system
18 November 2014
Our penal system is dangerously dysfunctional and only a Royal Commission can fix it, according to a new report from from Professor Seán McConville and Sir Louis Blom-Cooper.

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis to co-convene conference on 'The Evolution of European Private International Law'
17 November 2014

Norah Gallagher to be Advisory Member of the International Arbitration Law Review
17 November 2014

QMUL Law PhD Researcher says 'History tells us not to trust GCHQ's Robert Hannigan'
14 November 2014

Shazia Choudhry lectures on 'The Interpretation of 'Best Interests' in English Family Law' at the Supreme Court of Chile
14 November 2014

Two prestigious appointments for QMUL's Shazia Choudhry
14 November 2014
Shazia Choudhry, Reader in Law at Queen Mary University of London, has been appointed Specialist Legal Adviser to the Joint Committee on Human Rights.

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis to present at the Lex Mercatoria Publica Workshop: 'The (Comparative) Constitutional Law of Private-Public Arbitration'
13 November 2014

Professor Rachael Mulheron appointed as Chair of the Government's Working Group tasked with reviewing the Damages-Based Agreements Regulations 2013
13 November 2014

Senior Status Society partners with University House Legal Advice Centre in Bethnal Green
12 November 2014

Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas published on the New Statesman blog
12 November 2014

qLegal: 'Summing up' Web Summit 2014
12 November 2014
qLegal, Queen Mary University of London's free legal advice service for tech start-up companies and entrepreneurs, attended Web Summit on 4-6 November 2014 in Dublin. Web Summit is a technology-industry conference, centered on IT, attracting over 22,000 attendees from 109 countries.

Dr Daniel Wang wins Brazilian Ministry of Development prize for best article on 'the right to social care'
10 November 2014

Professors Uma Suthersanen, Graham Dutfield and Guido Westkamp present on Intellectual Property in Agriculture, in Burkina Faso
6 November 2014

Professor Geraldine Van Bueren QC to speak at Amnesty's Convention on the Rights of the Child, 25 Years on...
6 November 2014

Opting out of European Arrest Warrant will make Britain less safe, says Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas
6 November 2014
Britain risks becoming a safe haven for fugitives if it opts out of the European Arrest Warrant, according to Valsamis Mitsilegas, Head of Department of Law and Professor of European Criminal Law at Queen Mary University of London.

Dr Violeta Moreno-Lax to contribute to the EU Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) Annual Conference
5 November 2014

Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas quoted in Lords Report on the European Public Prosecutor's Office
5 November 2014

New book published: 'Family, Religion and Law: Cultural Encounters in Europe' co-edited by Dr Prakash Shah
4 November 2014

Renowned scholar in arbitration and contract law, Professor Alan Rau, is 2014 Distinguished Visting Fellow
3 November 2014

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis part of a panel at The London Roundtable on Transnational Private Law Theory
3 November 2014

October 2014

qLegal Participates in Cambridge Wireless DS14
31 October 2014

QMUL publishes archive dedicated to life and works of Professor Sir Neil MacCormick
30 October 2014
Researchers at Queen Mary University of London have published a digital archive dedicated to the life and works of Professor Sir Neil MacCormick (1941-2009), one of the twentieth century’s most important jurists.

Professor Loukas Mistelis to speak at the Fifth Executive Training Programme for Young Energy Leaders
30 October 2014

QMUL undergraduate law student published by Your Middle East
29 October 2014

Dr Violeta Moreno-Lax invited by the Red Cross and University of Luxembourg to speak on migrants and refugees in search of protection across the Mediterranean Sea
29 October 2014

Call for papers - International Law's Objects: Emergence, Encounter and Erasure through Object and Image
23 October 2014

Former Law PhD student Latif Tas interviewed by Allegra on Kurdistan
23 October 2014

Professor Kate Malleson contributes to an article for the UK Supreme Court blog
23 October 2014

Event Recap: 'Social Media: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly' seminar by qLegal
22 October 2014

Delegation from the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) of the People's Republic of China visit CCLS
22 October 2014

Norah Gallagher to join Editorial Board of the ICSID Review Foreign Investment Law Journal
22 October 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas contributes to the E15 trade and climate change expert group discussion
20 October 2014

Professor William Wilson's monograph , 'Central Issues in Criminal Theory', translated by Professor Xie Wangyuan of Renmin University
20 October 2014

Amber Marks takes part in the TNI Dialogue Series on Drug Policy in Spain
18 October 2014

2014 Intellectual Property Annual Prize winners
16 October 2014

Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas, Head of the Department of Law, interviewed for the latest Eurojust Newsletter
15 October 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to speak on extraterritoriality and climate change at Utrecht University
15 October 2014

Professor Johanna Gibson to speak at the Westminster Legal Policy Forum conference on Patent Law
14 October 2014

Dr Gaetano Dimita to speak at 'The International CopyCamp Conference 2014: Understanding the Social Impact of Copyright'
13 October 2014

Professor Loukas Mistelis co-chair and speaker at the Third Annual Damages in International Arbitration conference
10 October 2014

Event Recap: 'Law, Society and Community: Socio-Legal Essays in honour of Roger Cotterrell' Book Launch
9 October 2014

Dr Thomas MacManus involved in The International Caravana of Lawyers 2014 visit to Colombia
9 October 2014

Professor Spyros Maniatis, Director of CCLS, interviewed for Alicante News
7 October 2014

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis to speak at 2014 CETA conference
7 October 2014

Professor Eric Heinze writes article on Human Rights in the Media conference
6 October 2014

Professor Geraldine Van Beuren pens letter to The Times on Conservative plans to leave the European Convention of Human Rights
6 October 2014

Professor Malgosia Fitzmaurice invited as an expert on the law of treaties for the International Law and Drug Policy Reform
6 October 2014

Professor Rosa Lastra invited to speak at 'The Reform of International Economic Governance' Conference in Granada
3 October 2014

Jonathan Griffiths contributes to the drafting of a Recommendation on reform of EU Trade Mark Law
2 October 2014

Dr Gabriel Gari invited to join E15 Initiative
1 October 2014

Professor Richard Ashcroft and Dr Sophie Harman to take part in Life Sciences seminar series
1 October 2014

September 2014

Professor Ian Walden quoted by Sunday Telegraph on US threats to British online privacy
30 September 2014

Dr Barnali Choudhury publishes Director's Note on gender diversity on boards
30 September 2014

Dr Costanza Russo organises event with University of Bologna on Sovereign Debt
29 September 2014

Event Recap: Professor Seán McConville chairs event on consistency and uniformity in sentencing
26 September 2014

Dr Maxi Scherer invited to speak at the 2014 ICC Symposium
26 September 2014

CCLS conference included in the Bank of England's Quarterly Bulletin
25 September 2014

Events Schedule: Centre for Law and Society in a Global Context
24 September 2014
The Centre for Law and Society in a Global Context (CLSGC), Queen Mary University of London's home for multidisciplinary research into the global dimensions of law and society, recently announced its events schedule for the upcoming 2014-2015 academic year. Below are some highlighted events:

Professor Rosemary Hunter to give lecture on judicial diversity at UCL
24 September 2014

QMUL LLM Student wins International Bar Association scholarship
23 September 2014
Omolola Agbaje-Williams, an LLM student in Intellectual Property Law at Queen Mary, was the recent recipient of a scholarship from the International Bar Association following her winning application in the Intellectual Property and Technology Section.

QMUL team reach final four in Oxford University's Price Media Law International Moot Court Competition
23 September 2014
A team of six LLM students representing Queen Mary University of London navigated their way to a place in the final four of the Price Media International Moot Court Competition held at the Faculty of Law at Oxford University. The competition was held from the 1-4 April and consisted of 35 teams from around the world.

Professor Rosa Lastra invited to speak as part of DG MARKT's conference cycle
22 September 2014

Jonathan Griffiths to speak at Annual Meeting of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property
20 September 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas is the new Editor-in-Chief of Renewable Energy Law and Policy Review
18 September 2014

qLegal awarded £90,000 to expand free legal advice programme for entrepreneurs
15 September 2014
The Legal Advice Centre (LAC) at Queen Mary University of London has received a grant of £90,000 to expand qLegal, a community initiative which provides free legal advice to entrepreneurs and technology start-ups.

Dr Del Mar edits new three-volume series on Contemporary Legal Theory
12 September 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to speak on global and European energy governance, Israel
12 September 2014

Jonathan Griffiths to speak at ALAI Congress in Brussels
9 September 2014

Professor Lastra and Dr Russo to present at Banking Law Conference
8 September 2014

International State Crime Initiative shortlisted for Times Higher Education Award
4 September 2014
The International State Crime Initiative has been shortlisted for Outstanding ICT Initiative of the Year in the Times Higher Education Awards.

Visiting Scholar at QMUL's Institute of Insurance Law - Dr Yong Q Han
4 September 2014

Professor Lastra to be keynote speaker at Economic Governance conference
2 September 2014

Dr Russo to speak at 24th Economic Forum in Poland
2 September 2014

August 2014

qLegal's Patrick Cahill on 'Universities, Entrepreneurship and Law'
29 August 2014

Dr Ruth Fletcher 'Contesting the cruel treatment of pregnant women'
28 August 2014

Dr Maxi Scherer to speak at European Society of International Law in Vienna
23 August 2014

Professor Heinze to present at 'Human Rights in the UK Media' conference
20 August 2014

Professor Eric Heinze 'Anti-Semitism is not held to account in the same way as other forms of bigotry'
18 August 2014

Roger Cotterrell and Maks Del Mar to present on Transnational Authority in Paris
12 August 2014

Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal comments on Argentinian debt default
12 August 2014

Dr Thomas MacManus 'How Qatar's hand casts Syrian shadows'
6 August 2014

Professor Loukas Mistelis in the Financial Times 'Arbitration cases heard in London surpass financial crisis peak'
5 August 2014

July 2014

Dr Del Mar invited to speak to the Legal Theory Group of the National University of Singapore
31 July 2014

Professor Loukas Mistelis 'Yukos oil company ruling could take years to enforce'
29 July 2014

Professor Loukas Mistelis, Gloria Maria Alvarez and Mary Mitsi respond to EU consultation on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Agreement
28 July 2014

Law Summer Graduation 2014
24 July 2014
Law students from Queen Mary University of London were awarded their degrees at the graduation ceremony on 14 July 2014. The 2014 results for law were excellent, with 82 per cent of students graduating with a 2:1 or above.

Dr Ruth Fletcher comments on UNHRC hearing into Ireland’s observance of human rights
21 July 2014

Dr Maksymilian Del Mar invited to speak at Harvard Law School
17 July 2014

Professor Johanna Gibson - Ink twice: Do you own your tattoos?
17 July 2014

Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas on Privacy and Mass Surveillance
16 July 2014

School of Law Alumni News: Esther McVey to attend Cabinet
16 July 2014

Chinese patent office delegates visit London
15 July 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas contributed to expert group on trade and climate change at the World Economic Forum
15 July 2014

Shazia Choudhry: 16-year-old twins 'join ISIS'
15 July 2014

Professor Duncan Matthews speaks on Intellectual Property at Melbourne Law School
14 July 2014

Professor Geraldine Van Bueren QC 'We ought to back this move' in The Jewish Chronicle
11 July 2014

Queen Mary University of London students win OUP and BPP National Mooting Competition
11 July 2014
Law students from Queen Mary University of London demonstrated their advocacy skills to win a national moot court competition.

qLegal's Patrick Cahill to speak at International Journal of Clinical Legal Education Conference
11 July 2014

Videos from the Conference on Caste: Critiquing Colonial and Contemporary Constructions
10 July 2014
Academics and community leaders came together to discuss the issue of caste at a one-day conference held in April 2014. The issue of caste was explored in the context of the caste discrimination legislation now on the statute book in the UK via the Equality Act 2010.

Patrick Cahill speaks at Law Society International Marketplace Conference
10 July 2014

Professor Peter Drahos's new book 'Intellectual Property, Indigenous People and their Knowledge' is published
8 July 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas taught at the Executive Training Programme for Tomorrow's Energy Decision Makers, Kazakhstan
7 July 2014

Dr Tom O'Shea to speak at European Judicial Training Network event
7 July 2014

Dr Tom O'Shea shortlised for Halsbury Legal Award 2014
4 July 2014

Report urges for less reliance on imprisonment as punishment
3 July 2014
A law expert from Queen Mary University of London is among the writers of a new report, which is urging for less reliance on imprisonment as a form of punishment in the UK.

Dr Tom O'Shea to give two presentations on BEPS and the EU in Luxembourg
2 July 2014

Launch of the Microsoft Cloud Computing Research Centre
1 July 2014
Computer scientists at the University of Cambridge Computer Lab and lawyers in the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary University of London are collaborating on research in cloud computing at in a new virtual research centre.

Professor Julia Hornle: Does anybody read internet Terms and Conditions?
1 July 2014

June 2014

Professor Heinze to present at 'Injustice' conference
27 June 2014

Professor Olivares-Caminal cited in Argentine and Portuguese newspapers on US Supreme Court decision on Argentina debt
27 June 2014

Professor Heinze to present at the British Shakespeare Association Conference 2014
26 June 2014

Lawyers lured to boom in Tech City - qLegal in The Times
26 June 2014

Professor Lastra delivers lecture on systemic risk at the British Insurance Law Institute
26 June 2014

Internship Opportunities with ZUL RAFIQUE and partners in Malaysia
24 June 2014
QMUL alumnus Tan Sri Dato' Cecil WM Abraham is offering two Queen Mary law students the opportunity to do a two-week internship at ZUL RAFIQUE & partners (ZRp) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Professor Seán McConville on 'Justice or Peace' at the International Association of Judicial Independence and World Peace conference in Moscow
20 June 2014

Professor Geraldine Van Bueren QC 'Magna Carta's lost sister' in The Times
19 June 2014

The Energy and Natural Resources Law Institute at CCLS
16 June 2014

qLegal to run events in London Technology Week 2014
16 June 2014
Queen Mary's free legal advice service for digital start-ups is to take part in London's first ever Technology week from 16 - 20 June 2014.

Professor Olivares-Caminal comments on US Supreme Court role in Argentina debt restructuring
16 June 2014

How does online dispute resolution empower consumers?
16 June 2014
Online dispute resolution (ODR) offers an invaluable means of access to justice for consumers who have a dispute with a business, but are deterred by the costs and barriers involved from going to court.

Professor Lastra participated in Yale's project on The Future of the Global Financial System
11 June 2014

qLegal takes part in NYC Brooklyn Law event 'From Bleak House to Geek House'
11 June 2014
Experience from Queen Mary’s free legal advice service for digital start-ups was shared at a legal entrepreneurship event in New York.

Jonathan Griffiths spoke on packaging legislation for tobacco products in Finland
10 June 2014

Professor Alan Dignam edits 'Exploring Post-crisis Trajectories of European Corporate Governance'
9 June 2014

Professor Eric Heinze 'Are all forms of prejudice equal?' in Left Foot Forward
6 June 2014

Intellectual Property Office hosts visit from Queen Mary LLM student from St Kitts and Nevis
3 June 2014

QMUL Law ranked 3rd in the UK and 1st in London by Guardian University Guide
3 June 2014

Newham pupils take law into their own hands at Queen Mary
2 June 2014
Pupils at two Newham schools will have the chance to recreate ‘live’ court scenes, acting as judges, barristers, solicitors and witnesses, following the successful trial-run of a Queen Mary University of London School of Law initiative.

May 2014

Queen Mary University of London students benefit from Cameron McKenna law mentoring scheme
30 May 2014

Kate Malleson UKSC Blog Post: The case for gender quotas for appointments to the Supreme Court
30 May 2014

Professor Elspeth Guild: What does mass surveillance do to Human Rights? on openDemocracy
29 May 2014

Campaign launches to end sexual violence in war zones
28 May 2014
Leading female campaigners, human rights lawyers – including Queen Mary University of London’s Professor Geraldine Van Bueren QC – and UNICEF UK joined the Foreign Secretary William Hague this week to discuss how to drive forward international action to end the rape and abuse of children in war zones.

The study of legal history and its place in academia - an interview with Professor Chris Tomlins
28 May 2014

Dr Costanza Russo: Law and Ethics in Finance Project group respond to Banking Standards Review
28 May 2014

New Immigration and Asylum Law Study Group for PhD Students
28 May 2014

Amber Marks debates Privacy, Secrecy and Surveillance at UCL Legal and Political Theory Forum
28 May 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to speak at the 28th International Energy Credit Association Annual European Conference, Athens
27 May 2014

Professor Cotterrell delivered annual Petrazycki Lecture in Warsaw
23 May 2014

Internship Opportunities with DWF LLP for LLM in Insurance Law Students
22 May 2014

School of Law research referenced in The Economist - International commercial law: exorbitant privilege
22 May 2014

Global Antitrust Review (GAR) - Call for Submissions
22 May 2014

Queen Mary law student societies and Legal Advice Centre to take part in the London Legal Walk 2014
16 May 2014

Professor Duncan Matthews speaks on the implications of the Trans-Pacific Partnership for access to medicines at the Australian National University
14 May 2014

Event Podcast: Imagining Global Health with Justice, Lawrence Gostin and Professor Richard Ashcroft
14 May 2014

Queen Mary Law Phd Student gains internship with the International Law Commission of the United Nations
13 May 2014

Graham Gee and Kate Malleson UKCLA Blog Post: Judicial Appointments, Diversity and the Equal Merit Provision
13 May 2014

Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal to take part in Sovereign Debt Conference in Glasgow
10 May 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas trained lawyers from the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs
9 May 2014

Professor Cotterrell on law and sociology at the University of Lund, Sweden
9 May 2014

Internships at International Shipping Company for Queen Mary LLM Students
8 May 2014

Dr Del Mar to present on legal reasoning at UCL
7 May 2014

Professor Loukas Mistelis spoke at Signing Ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding with Qatar International Center for Conciliation and Arbitration QICCA
5 May 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas spoke at Galatasaray University School of Law, Istanbul, Turkey
2 May 2014

Queen Mary LLM students compete in Oxford International Intellectual Property Moot
2 May 2014
Three LLM Students represented Queen Mary University of London at the 12th annual Intellectual Property Moot Competition at Oxford on 20 - 22 March 2014. The Queen Mary team was Filip Kufrin, Michael Laws and Severine Riviere Naidoo.

Merris Amos interviewed on BBC Radio 5 Live 'UK courts and the European Court of Human Rights'
2 May 2014

Dr Maxi Scherer: International Arbitration and EU Law seminar on 22 May 2014 in Lithuania
1 May 2014

Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas comments in NY Times debate on 'Is the Mafia Europe's new security threat?'
1 May 2014

April 2014

LLM students take part in Frankfurt Investment Arbitration Moot Competition
25 April 2014
Queen Mary LLM students achieved a top 10 position in an international arbitration moot competition.

Centre for Commercial Law Studies to collaborate with Seven Pillars Institute for Global Finance
23 April 2014

Dr Tina Loverdou interviewed on BBC Radio 5 Live on the South Korean ferry disaster
23 April 2014

Dr Moreno-Lax speaks on migrant protection in Indonesia
23 April 2014

Professor Johanna Gibson's new book 'The Logic of Innovation - Intellectual Property, and What the User Found There' is published
22 April 2014

Queen Mary Law academics to speak at Continuing Legal Education seminars in Singapore
17 April 2014

Uruguay may import Marijuana - Dr Tina Loverdou on the legal implications of shipping narcotics
17 April 2014

Internship opportunity and CCLS bursary for LLM In Insurance Law student with Edwards Wildman 2014-15
16 April 2014

Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal to speak at Corporate Law conference in Beijing
14 April 2014

Professor Eric Heinze to host a documentary screening about sexual diversity
13 April 2014

Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas advises House of Lords on EU Public Prosecutor proposals
9 April 2014
The House of Lords Justice, Institutions and Consumer Protection EU Sub-Committee launched its new inquiry into the role of the proposed new European Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO) on Wednesday 26 March.

Queen Mary Law Research Seminar Series Awards 2014
9 April 2014

The 9th Annual EU Tax Students Conference
9 April 2014
'European Union Taxation: Latest Insights and Debates' the ninth annual Tax Students Conference took place on 13-14 March 2014. Each year the event, hosted by the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary University of London, provides an opportunity for LLM students and early career scholars to establish links with other tax law scholars and professionals from across the world.

Dr Scherer gives presentation at Sorbonne Law School
8 April 2014

Queen Mary LLM students publish case law to global Competition Law database
8 April 2014
Nine case law comments from seven students have been published by the e-Competitions Bulletin so far in 2014, the highest number since the university partnered with the Bulletin in 2007-8. The scheme was coordinated this year by PhD student Eda Sahin.

Professor Eric Heinze to give keynote speech at IFJ ‘Hate Speech’ conference
7 April 2014

Professor Richard Ashcroft presents on 'Bioethics as a Utopian Style of Thought'
7 April 2014

Dr Scherer spoke at the Belgrade Arbitration Conference
5 April 2014

Queen Mary Law Society Negotiation Competition Final 2014
3 April 2014
The final of the Queen Mary Law Society negotiation competition took place on 17 March 2014 at Macfarlanes LLP in London. The competition, which aims to enhance negotiation skills, is run by the student law society and is open to Queen Mary University of London undergraduate students.

Professor Eric Heinze contributes to Free Speech Debate project
1 April 2014

March 2014

Queen Mary's Undergraduate Moot Competition - George Hinde Moot 2014
31 March 2014
Queen Mary's  annual moot competition the 'George Hinde Moot' gives undergraduate students a challenging insight into advocacy and the Bar as they present legal arguments under court room conditions. The four students who competed in the 2014 final on Thursday 20 March were Joseph Broadsmith, Hannah Paige Fry, Gillian Hocking and Devon Wright. Hannah Paige Fry won the moot competition and Gillian Hocking was awarded the first year cup.

Dr Del Mar to Chair Agora on International Law and Linguistics
28 March 2014

Dr Del Mar to speak on legal reasoning in Edinburgh
26 March 2014

Dr Prakash Shah to speak at The City Hindus Network
26 March 2014

Professor Linda Silberman from NYU Law School teaches on Queen Mary Paris LLM
26 March 2014

Professor Mitsilegas on the Future of European Criminal Justice
25 March 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas awarded a Fellowship from the Energy Charter Secretariat, Brussels
22 March 2014

Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal participated in the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association Academic Forum 2014
22 March 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to speak at the University of Antwerp, Belgium
21 March 2014

The Centre for Law and Society in a Global Context welcomes Distinguished Visiting Fellow Professor Christopher Tomlins
20 March 2014

Law PhD students benefit as Queen Mary joins the Association of Transnational Law Schools
19 March 2014
Six PhD students from Queen Mary University of London will join doctoral students from across the globe to take part in workshops designed to foster the study of legal issues in a global context.

Blackstone Chambers teams up with Queen Mary to offer mini-pupillage
18 March 2014

Professor Lastra to participate in conference on 'Managing and financing European bank resolution' organised by LSE and CCLS with support from ESRC
18 March 2014

Law students providing advice to Silicon Roundabout
17 March 2014

Dr Prakash Shah presents a paper at the Centre for Asian Legal Systems, National University of Singapore
17 March 2014

Dr Christiana HJI Panayi to speak at the Athens Tax Forum 2014
17 March 2014

Two Queen Mary law professors appointed members of the Academy of Social Sciences
17 March 2014
Professor Peter Alldridge and Professor Roger Cotterrell were among 28 academics to be appointed members of the Academy of Social Sciences (AcSS) this year, in recognition of their outstanding and sustained contribution to social sciences in the UK and beyond.

Professor Rosa Lastra co-organising a Conference on Financial and Monetary Law at the Bank of England on 16 May 2014
17 March 2014

2014 sees highest intake yet for Queen Mary's LLM in Paris programme
14 March 2014

Professor McConville’s book 'Irish Political Prisoners 1929 – 1962: Pilgrimage of Desolation' launched in Dublin and London
14 March 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas appointed by the World Economic Forum and ICTSD as trade and climate change expert, Geneva, Switzerland
14 March 2014

Professor Mitsilegas at Harvard Roundtable on Constitutional Responses to Terrorism
13 March 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to speak at the Energy Charter Secretariat, Brussels
12 March 2014

School of Law shortlisted for national pro bono award
11 March 2014
The School of Law at Queen Mary University of London is in the running for a top national award for its voluntary work with communities, charities and businesses in east London.

Queen Mary LLM students to take part in Price Media Law Moot
11 March 2014

LLM in Medical Law students chosen to write for BioNews
11 March 2014

Leading International Litigation and Arbitration expert joins QML as Distinguished Visiting Professor
11 March 2014

Tom O'Shea invited to speak at European Fiscal Forum
10 March 2014

Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts elects QML Law alumna
10 March 2014
A graduate of Queen Mary University of London’s School of Law has been awarded the prestigious honour of being elected to the Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts.

Dr Costanza Russo spoke at the House of Commons on European Finance Legislation
8 March 2014

Professor Julia Hornle to take part in UNCITRAL Online Dispute Resolution expert meeting
7 March 2014

Professor Van Bueren QC in The Times: "Sexual violence in conflict is preventable, not inevitable"
7 March 2014

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis wins award for his article in leading International Arbitration Journal
7 March 2014

Tom O'Shea spoke at The Global Tax Policy Conference 2014
7 March 2014

Dr Del Mar invited to speak on MacCormick in London and Cambridge
6 March 2014

Professor Eric Heinze - Are we really wedded to gay rights?
6 March 2014
For British gay rights campaigners, 2014 already looks like a year to remember. England and Wales will join the small club of nations that allow same-sex couples to marry. Meanwhile, the Sochi winter Olympics have sparked global outrage against Russian homophobia. Surely reasons to celebrate?

QM Visiting Professor, Attila Tanzi, appointed member to the Permanent Court of Arbitration
6 March 2014

Professor Philip Rawlings: Flood insurance: murky waters?
4 March 2014
Floods reinforce the impression of harried communities at the mercy of nature and abandoned by government, emergency services and insurers. Insurance companies are the bad guys, right? It’s not that straightforward.

QML Phd student is lead author of a report on constitutional standards published by the Constitution Unit UCL
3 March 2014

Dr Maxi Scherer appointed as a Global Professor in the NYU Law Abroad programme in Paris
3 March 2014

February 2014

Professor David Southern, Director of the School of Tax Law at QM, to be appointed as Queen's Counsel
27 February 2014

Coordinator of Ecologic Legal to speak on Climate Change Negotiations on 21 March 2014
27 February 2014

Professor Eric Heinze to speak at Hybridity: Power, social structures and institutions beyond the liberal west
21 February 2014

Dr Gabriel Gari to speak at the World Trade Institute
21 February 2014

qLegal launches at Google Campus
20 February 2014

Student-led Law and Business Journal launches at Queen Mary
20 February 2014

Professor Loukas Mistelis wins global award for best Arbitration Lecture of 2013
19 February 2014

Professor Eric Heinze to take part in the Kingston University Shakespeare Seminar
19 February 2014

Dr Gabriel Gari to participant in the Latin American Research conference in Mexico City
19 February 2014

Arbitration Award for top lecture of 2013
19 February 2014

London Technology Week reports on the launch of qLegal
17 February 2014

qLegal Toolkits Published
17 February 2014

Professor Eric Heinze invited to speak about hate speech to the European Law Students’ Association
17 February 2014

Dr Gabriel Gari to speak at The Centre for Trade and Economic Integration
17 February 2014

Professor Geraldine Van Bueren QC appointed as an expert by UNICEF in Consultation on Children's Equitable Access to Justice
14 February 2014

Professor Richard Ashcroft comments on smoking and mental illness
12 February 2014

Professor Geraldine Van Bueren QC invited to speak at Amnesty International and Irish Human Rights Commission seminar
6 February 2014

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas to participate in the First Global Partnership for Action on Green Economy Conference in Dubai
3 February 2014

Jonathan Griffiths to speak at Oxford Intellectual Property Research Centre series
3 February 2014

January 2014

Insurance Law and the City, Jonathan Moss, DWF Fishburns
28 January 2014

Professor Loukas Mistelis to speak at ADR as Public Policy: Domestic and International Perspectives at Penn State University
28 January 2014

6th Issue of the Global Antitrust Review is published
28 January 2014

Dr Maxi Scherer to speak at arbitration conference in New York
28 January 2014

Pro Bono Society unites with local sixth form for competition
28 January 2014

Professor Kate Malleson featured in Law Society Gazette 'Women judges: inconvenient truth'
28 January 2014

Dr Maks Del Mar invited to join two editorial boards
22 January 2014

Professor Rachael Mulheron - Funding and ATE: what's to come in 2014
22 January 2014

QM Law PhD student to present research to Immigration and Asylum Tribunal
16 January 2014

Student-led legal service for Tech City entrepreneurs launches
13 January 2014

Dr Maks Del Mar to speak at the Ankara Bar Association’s 8th International Law Congress
8 January 2014

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