Sutherland School of Law: 2020 Events Calendar 

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

Taught Master Programmes - Virtual Webinar Event. Register here.

May 28 1pm Online Event
Law Summer School - for information register at June 4 9.30pm to 3pm UCD Sutherland School of Law
Law Milestone Reunion - register at this link Oct 16 6.30pm UCD Sutheland School of Law

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.