The 2021 Annual Lord Renton Lecture will be given by
Lady Arden of Heswall,
Justice of the Supreme Court. 

25 November 2021, 6pm
Bentham House, UCL, London and online

“What makes good statute law: a judge’s view”


To book click here


“The Rule of Law and Subordinate Legislation” 

To download a copy of the lecture given by Sir Jonathan Jones KCB QC on 29 September 2021 please click here.




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The Statute Law Society invited academics from leading law schools to a round table meeting on 30 October 2009 to discuss current teaching of legislation in law faculties and how it might be improved, bearing in mind the many demands on curriculum time.

The notes and papers listed below are intended as background material for those interested in this topic.

Note of meeting held on 30 October 2009 at the Supreme Court, London. Click here

David Miers – Legislation: can we teach it? Click here

Mr Justice Sales – Structured approach to teaching legislation, June 2009. Click here

David Miers – Note, October 2009.  Click here

Ian McLeod – Outline.  Click here

Ian McLeod – Follow-up Note.  Click here

Richard Ekins – Statute Law Course Outline.  Click here

John Bell – Teaching Statutory Interpretation. Click here