UK Constitutional Law Association

affiliated to the International Association of Constitutional Law

Weekly round-up of events

This week’s event announcement is below. ~~~ The Foundation for Law, Justice and Society in association with Wolfson College and the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, University of Oxford invites you to: The Case for a … Continue reading

October 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Tom Hickman: Public Law’s Disgrace: Part 2

The cost of Access to Justice as a Constitutional Issue The issue of access to justice, and specifically the cost of litigation as a bar to accessing justice, is rightly … Continue reading

October 26, 2017 · 3 Comments

Alison Young: Benkharbouche and the Future of Disapplication

Last week, Lord Sumption delivered the majority decision of the Supreme Court on Benkharbouche v Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth … Continue reading

October 24, 2017 · 2 Comments

Robert Craig: Why an Act of Parliament Would Be Required to Revoke Notification under Article 50

The possibility of the UK revoking its Article 50 notice is hitting the headlines. The Prime Minister was asked last Monday in Parliament if she had received legal advice that … Continue reading

October 16, 2017 · 11 Comments

Weekly round-up

This week’s announcement is below. ~~~ Call for Papers Indian Journal of Constitutional & Administrative Law [Volume II Issue I]: Submit by December 31   The Indian Journal of Constitutional … Continue reading

October 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Cormac Mac Amhlaigh: Can Brexit Be Stopped under EU Law?

Ominous clouds are gathering and the terrain underfoot increasingly resembles a quagmire on the Brexiteers’ ‘sunlit uplands’. The latest reminders that the reality will be significantly different from their utopia … Continue reading

October 10, 2017 · 10 Comments

Two new opportunities for UK public lawyers

This week’s announcements include: Public Law Editorial Committee Invites Expressions of Interest for New Appointments House of Commons Library Looking to Appoint Constitutional Law Researcher ~~~ Public Law Editorial Committee … Continue reading

October 6, 2017 · 1 Comment