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Professor Ian Scott appointed Honorary Queen's Counsel

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Emeritus Professor and former head of Birmingham Law School one of eight new Queen's Counsel honoris causa appointed at Westminster Hall on 22 February 2016 in a ceremony presided over by the Lord Chancellor.
Date:
22/08/2016

Virtual Currency Regulation in Uganda

Virtual Currency Regulation in Uganda
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Birmingham Law School's Dr Maureen Mapp convened first ever round-table discussion on cryptocurrency regulation in Uganda on 7 July 2016 at UNAFRI in Kampala
Date:
14/07/2016

Professor Rosie Harding awarded British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship

Professor Rosie Harding awarded British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship
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Professor Rosie Harding has been awarded a prestigious British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship for the academic year 2016–2017 to work on a project entitled Everyday Decisions: Interrogating the interface between mental capacity and legal capacity.
Date:
29/06/2016

IGS podcast: Anti-Semitism on Film in Occupied Germany

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Speaker: Dr Emily Oliver (King's College, London), Modern Languages / IGS Seminar.
Date:
02/06/2016

IGS podcast: Curating Recent German History: The Exhibition "Unification – German Society in Transition"

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Speaker: Dr. Doris Müller-Toovey (Deutsches Historisches Museum and Humboldt Foundation, Berlin) on 'Curating Recent German History: The Exhibition "Unification – German Society in Transition" (Alltag Einheit)
Date:
02/06/2016

Why Register a Lasting Power of Attorney?

Why Register a Lasting Power of Attorney?
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Birmingham Law School's Professor Rosie Harding blogs for Dementia Project as part of Dementia Awareness week.
Date:
20/05/2016

Birmingham Law School shortlisted for Pro Bono Award

Birmingham Law School shortlisted for Pro Bono Award
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The awards, run by Law Works with the Support of the Attorney General, Jeremy Wright QC MP, recognise the outstanding pro bono work carried out by students and Law Schools across the UK.
Date:
26/04/2016

Birmingham Law School 18th in Complete University Guide

Birmingham Law School 18th in Complete University Guide
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Birmingham Law School has been ranked 18th in the top 100 law schools in the United Kingdom in the 2017 Complete University Guide.
Date:
25/04/2016

Blog: The Rwanda Vision 2020 Umurenge Programme (VUP) public works and women's empowerment

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Written by Pamela Pozarny. In early April I attended the fifth Transfer Project (TP) meeting in Addis Ababa. Launched in 2008, the Transfer Project Workshop is a research and learning initiative, supporting improved knowledge and practice on social transfers in Sub-Sahara Africa. The broad objective of the TP is sharing latest research findings, methodologies, experiences and lessons learned among partners.
Date:
21/04/2016

Blog: The May local elections: A selection of those in the metropolitan boroughs

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Written by Chris Game. Chris Game is a Visiting Lecturer at INLOGOV interested in the politics of local government; local elections, electoral reform and other electoral behaviour; party politics; political leadership and management; member-officer relations; central-local relations; use of consumer and opinion research in local government; the modernisation agenda and the implementation of executive local government.
Date:
21/04/2016
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