UK Constitutional Law Association

affiliated to the International Association of Constitutional Law

Reminder: UKCLA event – Margit Cohn on non-statutory powers

        Margit Cohn (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) ‘Non-Statutory Executive Powers in Five Regimes: Assessing Global Constitutionalism in Structural-Institutional Contexts’ Thursday 30 January 2014,  6.00-7.30 pm Venue: Room 1.2, School of … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Alison Young: Horizontality and the EU Charter

Concerns are often raised as to the impact of EU’s human rights provisions in English law, particularly concerning the impact of the EU’s Charter of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms. How … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · 1 Comment

Symposium: The UK Constitution – In Search of Constitutionalism

On Thursday 20 March the Constitutional Law Discussion Group (CLDG) and the Edinburgh Centre for Constitutional Law will host a Symposium on ‘The UK Constitution – In Search of Constitutionalism’. … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mark Elliott: Reflections on the HS2 case: a hierarchy of domestic constitutional norms and the qualified primacy of EU law

Earlier this week, the UK Supreme Court gave judgment in R (HS2 Action Alliance Ltd) v Secretary of State for Transport [2014] UKSC 3. A good overview of the issues … Continue reading

January 23, 2014 · 9 Comments

Andrew Le Sueur: UKCLG (“G” for group) becomes UKCLA (“A” for association)

Please take out membership for 2014 (£15) to support our work: details here. At the UK Constitutional Law Group AGM, held on 17 January 2014, members agreed to provide our … Continue reading

January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

UKCLA event: Margit Cohn on non-statutory powers, 30 January 2014

Margit Cohn (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) ‘Non-Statutory Executive Powers in Five Regimes: Assessing Global Constitutionalism in Structural-Institutional Contexts’  Thursday 30 January 2014,  6.00-7.30 pm Venue: Room 1.2, School of Law, Queen Mary, University … Continue reading

January 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nick Barber: After the Vote

At 650 pages Scotland’s Future  is not a light read.  It stands as the Scottish Government’s manifesto for a yes vote in the independence referendum.  The volume ranges from profoundly … Continue reading

January 14, 2014 · 15 Comments

Event: AGM and current issues roundtable Friday 17 January

As previously announced, on Friday 17 January  2014 the UK CLG will hold an Annual General Meeting at which proposals for developing the Group will be discussed.  The agenda and papers were circulated by email … Continue reading

January 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

Event: book launch discussion 20 January 2014

Accountability in the Contemporary Constitution (OUP) Monday 20 January 2014, 6-8 pm (you are welcome to arrive from 5.30 pm) Venue: Faculty of Business and Law, London Metropolitan University, City Campus, 16 Goulston Street, London E1 7TP. Goulston Street … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Jack Alaric Simson Caird: A Code of Constitutional Standards

The Constitution Unit of University College London is today publishing a report which sets out a code of constitutional standards based on the reports of the House of Lords Select … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · 6 Comments

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