‌Please note that seminars take place in the Harty Boardroom (L106) at 13:00 on Wednesdays in the Sutherland School of Law. This list is subject to change and is regularly updated and some speakers and titles have yet to be confirmed. If you have any queries, please email Suzanne d'Arcy or call 01 716 4113.

Seminar Series 2018 - 2019 - Semester 1

Date    SpeakerTitle
12 Sep Anne-Maree Farrell
(La Trobe Law School, Australia)
Global Health Security, Ethics and the Regulation of Public Health Risks
19 Sep Aisling McMahon
(Maynooth)
Biotechnology and Patents as Private Governance Tools: The Good, the Bad and the Potential for Ugly?
26 Sep Richard Collins
(UCD Sutherland School of Law)
An “Outlaw Ocean” or “Lawless” Space? Revisiting the Legal Regime of the High Seas
3 Oct Lea David
(UCD School of Sociology)
Human Rights Ideology and “facing the past” Dialogue Encounters
10 Oct Payam Akhavan
(McGill University, Montreal)
In Search of a Better World – A Human Rights Odyssey
17 Oct Mat Creighton
(UCD School of Philosophy)
Is Mass Incarceration Perceived to be a Social Problem in the US? Results from an Experiment
24 Oct

Niamh Howlin
(UCD Sutherland School of Law)

Teaching & Learning Seminar: Topic to be Confirmed
31 Oct Mark Coen
(UCD Sutherland School of Law)
Back to the Future: The Juries (Protection) Act 1929
7 Nov Ivana Grgurev
(University of Zagreb, Croatia)
Life is Elsewhere: Labour Migration from Croatia to Ireland
14 Nov

Claudia Passarella (University of Padova, Italy)

Title to be confirmed but her area is the criminal jury in the late modern age
21 Nov

Jasper Krommendijk
(Raboud University, Netherlands)

Irish References for a Preliminary Ruling to the CJEU
28 Nov Corinne Ruechardt
(University of Regensburg, Germany)
EU State Aid Control of Infrastructure Funding or May States Build Roads?
5 Dec

Imelda Maher
(UCD Sutherland School of Law)

People, Parliaments and Courts: The Necessary Complexity of Consent for EU Treaty Reform
12 Dec Gavin Barrett
(UCD Sutherland School of Law)
The Rule of Law