Sutherland School of Law: 2020 Events Calendar 


 Date    Time   Location

20th International ODR Forum: (Online Dispute Resolution).                                          Note: Due to the Covid 19 outbreak this event is postponed.  A new date will be annouced in due course.

Tbc Tbc UCD Sutherland School of Law

Public Law Conference - Note: conference has been postponed until December 2020, date to be announced in due course.

Tbc Tbc L024, Sutherland School of Law
Reflections on the Day Report with Dr. Catherine Day, Bulelani Mfaco - MASI, Fiona Finn - CEO Nasc. Register here.


NOV 17 12pm Zoom Webinar 
Implementation of the Day Report: Challenges and Opportunities with Evgeny Shtorn, Keelin Barry, Dr Zoë O’Reilly, Dr. Muireann Ní Raghallaigh, Dr. Liam Thornton. Register here NOV 27 12pm Zoom Webinar
Strategies for Implementing the Day Report with Enda O' Neill - UNHCR Ireland, Tanya Ward - Children's Rights Alliance, Nick Henderson - Irish Refugee Council, Fiona Hurley - Nasc. Register here DEC 4 12pm
Zoom Webinar
Political Implementation of the Day Report - Panalists TBC. Register here. DEC 11 12pm Zoom Webinar

For information on any of these events, please email


Seminar Series 2019 - 2020 - Semester 2

Date    SpeakerTitleLocation
Jan 22

Liam Thornton
Sutherland School of Law

Asylum seekers and freedom to work: Clashing intrepretations of EU legal obligations in Ireland

Harty Boardroom 


Jan 29

Niamh Howlin
Sutherland School of Law

A history of the Irish Bar

Harty Boardroom (L106)

Feb 5 Scholar At Risk Speaker Series: Prosper Maguchu
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Trade unionism and academic freedom in Zimbabwe

Moot Court (L013)

Feb 12

Lisa Padden
UCD Access & Lifelong Learning

Disability & Teaching

Harty Boardroom (L106)

Feb 19

Deirdre Healy & Joe McGrath
Sutherland School of Law

Comparing sentencing outcomes for white-collar and street crimes

Harty Boardroom (L106)

Feb 20*

Dominque Clément
University of Alberta

Human rights or social justice? The consequences of rights inflation

Harty Boardroom (L106)

Mar 25

Ian Marder
Maynooth University

Examining judicial decision-making under sentencing guidelines

Harty Boardroom (L106)

Apr 22

Imelda Maher, Ronán Riordan, Noel McGrath, Máire Ní Shúilleabháin & Oonagh Breen

Legal Methods: round robin presentations on research  Harty Boardroom (L106) 

* Please note that this is a Thursday

If you have any queries, please email or call (01) 716 4113.
Unless otherwise noted, these seminars will take place in the Harty Boardroom (L106) at 1 PM, Sutherland School of Law, UCD.