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IGS podcast: Imagining Germany from the Outside at Houses of Parliament

Description
On Wednesday 14 September 2016, the All-Party Parliamentary British-German Group hosted a seminar of the Institute for German Studies (IGS) in the Palace Building at the Houses of Westminster.
Date:
16/09/2016

Evidence to the European Parliament

Evidence to the European Parliament
Description
IEL Director Professor Martin Trybus gave evidence to the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the European Parliament in Brussels on the reform of the EU Defence and Security Procurement Directive 2014/24/EU.
Date:
14/09/2016

What Shapes the Law? Reflections on the History, Law, Politics and Economics of International and European Subsidy Disciplines

What Shapes the Law? Reflections on the History, Law, Politics and Economics of International and European Subsidy Disciplines
Description
Ebook based on Birmingham workshop State Aid and Subsidy Law held in 2015 now available from European University Institute
Date:
02/09/2016

Professor Ian Scott appointed Honorary Queen's Counsel

Description
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
Description
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
Description
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

Description
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?
Description
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
Description
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
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