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CLASS PHOTO & OPEN HOUSE
CONGRATULATIONS to all our law students who are graduating on September 1st. You are warmly invited to show your parents/friends around the Law School before your graduation ceremony on Tuesday
The ECHR Act 2003 and the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights in Irish Courts
Dr Suzanne Kingston and Dr Liam Thornton, UCD School of Law and UCD Human Rights Network, are authors of a new report on European human rights law in Irish courts.
Professional Diploma Graduates
Thirty-four graduates were presented with their Diplomas by Ms Justice Mary Faherty, Judge of the High Court and former Chair of the Employment Appeals Tribunal
Corporate and White Collar Crime in Ireland: A New Architecture of Regulatory Enforcement
Dr. Joe McGrath's new book: Corporate and White Collar Crime in Ireland: A New Architecture of Regulatory Enforcement is published this week by Manchester University Press.
Review of ‘The Law School of University College Dublin’ in the Law Quarterly Review
The July edition of the Law Quarterly Review carries a review of Professor Nial Osborough’s The Law School of University College Dublin: A History (2014) by the distinguished English barrister Christopher McNall.
UCD Sutherland School of Law ranked Number 1 Law School in Ireland
The latest QS World University Rankings by subject were released recently, and show that the UCD Sutherland School of Law is ranked as the number one Law School in Ireland
FitzPatrick Family Foundation Doctoral Scholarship
The UCD Institute of Criminology, part of UCD Sutherland School of Law, is pleased to offer one doctoral scholarship in the area of criminology/ criminal justice / penology. Applications are sought from exceptional graduates for a scholarship to undertake on a full-time basis a four year funded PhD programme of research in the fields of criminology, criminal justice, or penology.
Call for Papers: Europe’s Shared Burden: Collective Responsibility for Migrants at Sea
UCD Sutherland School of Law welcomes paper proposals for its eighteenth Irish European Law Forum, addressing the topic of “Europe’s Shared Burden: Collective Responsibility for Migrants at Sea”, to be held on 9th and 10th October 2015 at University College Dublin.
Congratulations to the Class of 2015!
We wish them the very best in the exams they are currently sitting and in their future lives and careers!
Referendum Guides for 34th and 35th Amendments
A short guide to each of the upcoming referendums on changes to the Constitution have been published by the Constitutional Studies Group at UCD. Each guide is designed to provide voters with information about the background to and a description of the effect of each of the proposed amendments to the Constitution.
Islamic Finance and Law Conference (IFLC) 2015 in Dublin, Ireland
Islamic Finance and Law Conference 2015, Dublin is being held in UCD on 14th-15th May 2015. IFLC 2015 will provide a platform to the global IF industry participants, as well as fresh graduates
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in Law and Psychology/Economics/Behavioural Science - University College Dublin, Sutherland School of Law
UCD Law Hosts Discussion on the Craft of Judgment
On Saturday, 18 April 2015, UCD Sutherland School of Law hosted a panel in the Arthur Cox Moot Court, discussing with judges from the Irish courts, the craft of judgment
UCD Law Graduate Appointed to European Court of Human Rights
Congratulations to UCD School of Law graduate, Dr. Síofra O’Leary, on her appointment as a judge of the European Court of Human Rights
The Frank Scott Access Scholarship in Law
Congratulations to Danielle Clarke the 2014 recipient of The Frank Scott Access Scholarship in Law. The scholarship was founded in memory of the late Frank Scott, a partner in the internationally renowned law firm, Arthur Cox
Professor Imelda Maher MRIA at Oireachtas Joint Committee on European Union Affairs
Professor Imelda Maher MRIA recently appeared before the Oireachtas Joint Committee on European Union Affairs
Whither the Rule of Law after the Crisis?
Professor Imelda Maher MRIA recently gave the 2015 Keynote Lecture at the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence for European Law and Governance, Kings College London.
Judge of German Supreme Court Provides Keynote Address on Transgender Persons and the Law
Prof. Dr. Johanna Schmidt-Räntsch, Judge of the German Supreme Court delivered a keynote address in UCD Sutherland School of Law on Thursday, 05 February 2015. The event organised by the Free Legal Advice Centres (FLAC), UCD Human Rights Network and UCD Sutherland School of Law and was chaired by Judge Catherine McGuinness, formerly of the Irish Supreme Court.
Dr Coleman Dennehy gave Winter Discourse to the Irish Legal History Society
Dr Coleman Dennehy gave a paper entitled ‘Appointments to the judicial bench in the early Restoration period’ to the Irish Legal History Society
Call for Papers - Challenges for Islamic Finance and Law: Innovations and Regulations
From Islamic banking to Islamic securitization and insurance the need for innovation in Islamic financing has long been recognized. Regulation is essential to manage the progress that the global Islamic finance industry has currently achieved. The University College Dublin (UCD) Sutherland School of Law is pleased to announce an Islamic Finance and Law Conference