Research Seminars

2014 - 2015 Autumn Term

Venue, Room 5.68, School of Law, Wills Memorial Building, commencing at 1.00pm. Lunch and coffee will be provided.

Week

Date

Presenter of Paper

Title of Paper

3 15 Oct 2014 Dr Janine Sargoni, University of Bristol The Impact of Scientific Uncertainty on the EU Regulation of Geoengineering Research
5 29 Oct 2014 Professor Peter Cane, Australian National University Sovereign Immunity from Tort Liability in US, English and Australian Law
8 19 Nov 2014 Ms Yvette Russell, University of Bristol 'Woman's's Voice/Law's Logos: An Psychoanalytic Reading of the Rape Trial'
10 2 Dec 2014 Professor Audrey Macklin, University of Toronto 'Citizenship Deprivation and the Privilege to Have Rights'
11 10 Dec 2014 Dr Samuel Kirwan, University of Bristol 'On good advice: early findings from the New Sites of Legal Consciousness programme'

2014 - 2015 Spring Term

Venue, Room 5.68, School of Law, Wills Memorial Building, commencing at 1.00pm. Lunch and coffee will be provided.

Week

Date

Presenter of Paper

Title of Paper

n/a 21 Jan 2015 Ms Jennifer Collins, University of Bristol Wrongful interpersonal exploitation and criminal law
14 04 Feb 2015 Prof. Friedrich Taubert, University of Bourgogne The German anti-socialist laws of 1878 ('Sozialistengesetz') - repression and dynamics in continental socialism until the First World War
16 18 Feb 2015 Professor Bronwen Morgan,  University of New South Wales 'The Diverse Legalities of the Sharing Economy'
16 19 Feb 2015 Dr Sharon Cowan, University of Edinburgh Recognising and Regulating Gender: Exploring Trans* narratives of equality
18 04 Mar 2015 Professor Ambreena Manji, Cardiff University 'Bulldozers, Homes and Highways: Nairobi and the Right to the City'
20 18 Mar 2015 Ms Sofia Galani, University of Bristol 'Somali Piracy and the Human Rights of Seafarers'
  29 Apr 2015

Professor René Reich-Graefe,Western New  England University

'Dependant on the kindness of strangers: corporate boards and calculative trust’