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Of the State of the (European) Union and of Trade Deals

Of the State of the (European) Union and of Trade Deals
Description
Report on the Institute of European Law Annual Lecture 2017, which was delivered by Eleanor Sharpston QC, Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the European Union.
Date:
21/02/2017

Trump's Immigration Ban: A Legacy of Securitised Immigration Rhetoric?

Trump's Immigration Ban: A Legacy of Securitised Immigration Rhetoric?
Description
Professor Fiona de Londras writes for the Birmingham Perspective. Fiona is Professor of Global Legal Studies at the University of Birmingham
Date:
13/02/2017

Government loses Brexit court case – so what happens now?

Government loses Brexit court case – so what happens now?
Description
Professor Fiona de Londras writes for The Conversation. Fiona is Professor of Global Legal Studies at the University of Birmingham
Date:
01/02/2017

Trading Together Declaration

Trading Together Declaration
Description
Birmingham academic Luca Rubini is among the signatories of the declaration TRADING TOGETHER - For Strong and Democratically Legitimized EU International Agreements.
Date:
27/01/2017

Just how compassionate is Chelsea Manning's release?

Just how compassionate is Chelsea Manning's release?
Description
Professor Robert Cryer writes for The Conversation. Rob is Professor of International and Criminal Law at Birmingham Law School.
Date:
19/01/2017

Major ERC award for comparative study of resilience in survivors of conflict-related sexual violence

Major ERC award for comparative study of resilience in survivors of conflict-related sexual violence
Description
Dr Janine Natalya Clark has been awarded a European Research Council Consolidator Grant worth 1.8m Euros to undertake a five year research project.
Date:
19/12/2016

Professor Gordon Woodman made a Member of the Order of the Volta

Professor Gordon Woodman made a Member of the Order of the Volta
Description
Noted legal scholar and Birmingham Emeritus Professor of Comparative Law given one of the highest honours of the Republic of Ghana.
Date:
14/12/2016

Major EU Funding Award for Project on TTIP

Major EU Funding Award for Project on TTIP
Description
The University of Birmingham has been awarded a Horizon 2020 Marie Curie Award of the European Union for a project led by Institute of European Law Director Professor Martin Trybus on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)
Date:
13/12/2016

Law School Gathers to Discuss Miller and Brexit

Law School Gathers to Discuss Miller and Brexit
Description
Following the Divisional Court decision in the case of Miller (finding that Parliament must authorise the triggering of Article 50), almost 100 students, staff members, and members of the public gathered at Birmingham Law School to discuss the case and its implications.
Date:
09/12/2016

Latest IEL Working Paper published

Latest IEL Working Paper published
Description
"The Eurasian Economic Union: Balancing Sovereignty and Integration" by Birmingham's Dr Rilka Dragneva is the latest in our 2016 series of Working Papers on European Law
Date:
06/12/2016
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