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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THE TEACHING OF LEGISLATION

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