UK Constitutional Law Association

affiliated to the International Association of Constitutional Law

Weekly round-up of events

This week’s event announcement is below. ~~~ Analysing the Western Sahara Campaign Case QM School of Law Thursday, 3 May 2018 from 12:00 to 14:00 Mile End Road, E1 4NS … Continue reading

April 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Veronika Fikfak and Hayley J. Hooper: Whither the War Powers Convention? What Next for Parliamentary Control of Armed Conflict after Syria?

A. Introduction and Background On Friday 13 April 2018 the Royal Air Force participated in air strikes (together with the United States and France) to degrade the Syrian regime’s chemical … Continue reading

April 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Joe Tomlinson: Public Law in Pieces: A Reply to Professor Sossin and Some Suggestions for HMCTS

In a previous post on this blog, I introduced the growing influence of “design thinking” in the administrative justice system (the post is available here). In that post, I made … Continue reading

April 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Weekly round-up of events

This week’s event announcements include: ‘The Catalan Crisis in Context: Revisiting Sovereignty in Europe’, UCL, 17 April 2018 ‘Human Rights Laws at a Crossroads: What Directions after Brexit?’, Leicester Law … Continue reading

April 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Brian Christopher Jones: Wightman and How Not to Advance the Law

Wightman v Advocate General [2018] concerns whether it is legally possible to reverse an Article 50 notice given to the European Union. At first instance the Lord Ordinary refused permission … Continue reading

April 11, 2018 · 3 Comments

Sarah Keenan: The Blurring of Australian and Nauruan Jurisdiction

On Easter Sunday, it was revealed that Nauru had withdrawn from the bilateral treaty which gave Nauruan residents access of appeal to the High Court of Australia. The following day, … Continue reading

April 9, 2018 · 3 Comments

Weekly round-up of events

This week’s event announcement is below. ~~~ Public Law Project research event Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 7pm – 8.30pm Research at the Public Law Project Many public law academics will … Continue reading

April 6, 2018 · Leave a comment