NEXT LECTURE:

28 February 2017
Lord Lisvane KCB DL.  “Why is there so much bad legislation?”  

This event is being held in conjunction with the Study of Parliament Group. To be held at the House of Lords starting at 6.15pm. This event is now fully booked.  If you would like your name to go on the reserve list please email statutelawsociety@gmail.com. 

For further details of the 2017 Lecture Programme CLICK HERE

New in the Library
Lecture slides for Robert Black’s talk on 13 February 2017.  “Reflections on biosecurity legislation in developing countries: increasing market access or maintaining unequal terms of trade?”   CLICK HERE

 

 Annual Lord Renton Lecture

2016: to read the text of Lord Hope’s lecture, “A View from the Crossbenchesclick here.

2017: The 2017 lecture will  be delivered by Sir John Laws on Monday, 13 November 2017.

 

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The current President of the Society is Lord Dyson, former Justice of the Supreme Court and Master of the Rolls, the head of the civil judiciary in England and Wales. Lord Justice Sales is the Chairman of the Council.  For details of other members of the Council click here.

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