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Event: Facing up to Brexit: UK and Italian Constitutional Perspectives

Facing up to Brexit: UK and Italian Constitutional Perspectives 12th Italian-British Constitutional Conversation Monday, 12th June 2017, 5:00pm Italian Cultural Institute 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX Foreword: Alessandro Torre, … Continue reading

June 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Jason Varuhas: Judicial Review beyond Administrative Law: Braganza v BP Shipping Ltd and Review of Contractual Discretions

Judicial supervision of decision-making powers is often associated with administrative law. However courts also review the exercise of discretions in other fields. For example courts review powers exercised by trustees, … Continue reading

May 31, 2017 · 1 Comment

Weekly round-up of events

This week’s event announcement is below. ~~~ WG Hart Legal Workshop 2017 Law, Society and Administration in a Changing World Date 10 Jul 2017, 08:30 to 11 Jul 2017, 17:00 … Continue reading

May 26, 2017 · 1 Comment

Robert Craig: Zombie Prerogatives Should Remain Decently Buried: Replacing the Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011 (Part 2)

Editors’ note: This is the second of a two-part contribution. The first part may be found here. Part 2: What should replace the FTPA? A previous post argued that a … Continue reading

May 25, 2017 · 6 Comments

Robert Craig: Zombie Prerogatives Should Remain Decently Buried: Replacing the Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011 (Part 1)

Editors’ note: This is the first part of a two-part contribution. The second part will be posted tomorrow. Part 1: Would the prerogative be revived? I In the light of … Continue reading

May 24, 2017 · 8 Comments

Conor Crummey: The Duty to Protect the Irish Language and the Use of Declaratory Relief in Northern Ireland

The past year in Northern Irish politics has seen a drive for greater recognition and promotion of the Irish language pushed up the political agenda. Demands for the introduction of … Continue reading

May 10, 2017 · 2 Comments

The Third Biennial Public Law Conference, Melbourne Law School, July 2018: Call for Papers

The Public Law Conference series is the pre-eminent regular forum for the discussion of public law matters in the common law world. The first two conferences in the Public Law … Continue reading

May 5, 2017 · Leave a comment