Thinking about Statutes: Interpretation, Interaction, Improvement

Thinking about Statutes: Interpretation, Interaction, Improvement
Date
12 Sep 2018, 17:00 to 12 Sep 2018, 18:45
Type
Seminar
Venue
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR
Description

 

The Hamlyn Seminar

Launching the publication of the 2017 series of Hamlyn Lectures, 

Thinking about Statutes: Interpretation, Interaction, Improvement  

Professor Andrew Burrows, MA, BCL, LLM (Harvard), QC (Hon), FBA, DCL is a barrister and Honorary Bencher of Middle Temple, Professor of the Law of England and a Fellow of All Souls, University of Oxford.

Chair:  Professor Avrom Sherr

Discussants:

Rt Hon Lord Justice Philip Sales, Lord Justice of Appeal

  • Lecture 1: Statutory Interpretation

Professor Jenny Steele, York Law School, University of York

  • Lecture 2: The Interaction between Common Law and Statute

Daniel Greenberg, Parliamentary Counsel, Berwin Leighton Paisner BLP, Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

  • Lecture 3: Improving Statutes


 

Organised in collaboration with the Hamlyn Trust

This lecture is free but advance booking is required.  All welcome. 

Contact

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