5 March 2018, 6pm
House of Lords
Joint event with the Study of Parliament Group

Elizabeth Gardiner, First Parliamentary Counsel
“Drafting Guidance: why bother?”

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2018 Lecture Programme:
Venue: Institute of
Advanced Legal Studies

Monday, 19 March 2018, 6 – 7 pm
Professor Thomas Poole, 
London School of Economics
‘The Case for the Federative: A Foreign Relations Power for the Age of Statutes’

Monday, 25 June 2018, 6 – 7 pm
Professor David Ormerod QC
Law Commissioner
The New Sentencing Code

Monday, 15 October 2018, 6 – 7 pm
Professor Alison L. Young
Sir David Williams Professor of Public Law, University of Cambridge
[lecture title to be confirmed]

Monday, 19 November 2018, 6 – 7 pm
The 2018 Annual Lord Renton Lecture
will be given by Lady Hale of Richmond, President of the Supreme Court
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