The School of Law at NUI Galway will host the Irish Society of Comparative Law 5th Annual Conference on Friday 24th and Saturday 25th of May 2013 in Galway. The theme for
the Irish Society of Comparative Law’s Annual Conference 2013 is ‘Comparative Public Law’. [...]
Todd Shaw, a J.D. student at the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, recently posted a paper on SSRN entitled "Rationalizing Rational Basis Review." From the abstract: As
a government attorney defending economic legislation from a constitutional challenge under the Fourteenth... [...]
The Younger Comparativists Committee (YCC) of the American Society of Comparative Law (ASCL) is pleased to invite submissions for its Seventh Annual Conference, to be held
on April 20-21, 2018, at Case Western Reserve University School of Law in Cleveland,... [...]
In the latest chapter in the Oscar Pistorius case, on November 24th, South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal has set aside Oscar Pistorius' sentence imposed on July 6, 2016.
In 2014, Pistorius was originally found guilty of one count of... [...]
Throughout history, slavery (the purchase and sale of human beings as chattel), enslavement (through conquest, and exploitation of indebtedness, among other vulnerabilities),
and similar extreme forms of exploitation and control have been an intrinsic part of human societies. [...]
Today's guest post was written by Ana Cannilla-a doctoral researcher at the University of Readings' School of Law. Events in the Catalonian crisis are unfolding at high speed.
Over the last years, demands for greater devolved powers and the call... [...]
Dr Nahel Asfour, who has lectured on Private Law and Culture, Property and Restitution Law Theory at the University of Vienna and currently lectures on Remedies Law at Tel-Aviv
University as teaching fellow, has recently published a comparative legal study... [...]
The next 1st of October will be a pivotal moment in Spanish constitutional history because of the by now famous Catalan Llei del referèndum d'autodeterminació, which regulates
the holding of a binding self-determination referendum on the independence of Catalonia. [...]