Monday, September 26, 2016

Events in September 2016 and after



I've updated the listings of events at www.irishlaw.org/events/.  Here's the current version:  
25 to 30 Sept. 2016:
Autumn Criminology School for Doctoral Researchers, Blackwater Castle, Castletownroche, Co. Cork 

Mon. 26 Sept. 2016:
Financial Action Task Force workshop, UCD Sutherland School of Law, Dublin 

Tue. 27 Sept. 2016: 
Brexiting and Rights seminar, Discussion seminar on the human rights and equality implications of the EU referendum, The MAC Belfast, Metropolitan Arts Centre, 10 Exchange St, Belfast  

Wed. 28-Sep-2016 02:00 PM:  
Criminal Law Update - Criminal Law update 
Law Society Professional Training in partnership with the Criminal Law Committee, Law Society of Ireland 

Thu. 29-Sep-2016 02:00 PM:  
Employment Law Update 2016 - Law Society Professional Training, Law Society of Ireland 

Thu. 29 Sep. 2016:
Implementing the New EU Data Protection Regulation - Dublin 

29-Sep-2016 to 30-Sep-2016 
Connaught Solicitors' Symposium 2016 - Law Society Skillnet, Breaffy House Hotel, Castlebar, Mayo 

Fri. 30 Sep. 2016:
ICEL EPA Environmental Law Conference 2016, Dublin 

30-Sep-2016 to 15-Oct-2016 
The Fundamentals of District Court Civil Procedure, Drafting and Advocacy Skills - 30 September & 1 October and 14 & 15 October 2016
Time Fridays: 2.30pm – 6.30pm
Saturdays: 9.30am-4.30pm (light lunch included), Law Society of Ireland 

Sat. 1 Oct. 2016:
The Workplace Relations Act 2015 - One Year On, UCD Sutherland School of Law, in conjunction with the Employment Law Association of Ireland (ELAI), Dublin 

Wed. 05-Oct-2016 12:30 PM  
Challenges for the Rule of Law in the 21st Century. John Larkin QC, Attorney General for Northern Ireland - Ulster University, Transitional Justice Institute, Seminar, Belfast 

5 Oct. 2016:
The Annual Walsh lecture - Mr Justice Niall Fennelly, UCD, Dublin 

Thu. 6 Oct. 2016:
NWCI Members and Friends Meeting - Women’s Rights and CEDAW, Dublin  

Thu. 06-Oct-2016 02:00 PM  
Annual Litigation Update 2016 - Law Society Professional Training in partnership with the Litigation Committee, Law Society of Ireland 

Fri. 7 Oct. 2016: 
Cybercrime - ACJRD Annual Conference, Dublin

Sat. 08-Oct-2016 10:00 AM 
Annual Human Rights Conference 2016 - Law Society Professional Training, Law Society of Ireland 

Wed. 12-Oct-2016 02:00 PM  
Work/Life Balance – Managing Clients, Mastering Time and Dealing With Stress - Law Society Professional Training, Law Society of Ireland 

Thu. 13-Oct-2016 04:00 PM  
International response to Terrorism: Local Effects - This talk is presented by Law Society Professional Training in partnership with the EU and International Affairs Committee, Law Society of Ireland 

Wed. 19-Oct-2016 12:30 PM  
Dealing with the Past in Northern Ireland: the Victims' Perspective - Ulster University, Transitional Justice Institute, Seminar Series, Jordanstown campus 

19 to 21 Oct. 2016:
Litigating for Social Change - 3-day conference organised by Law Centre (NI), Social Change Initiative and The Atlantic Philanthropies, Belfast 

Thu. 20 Oct. 2016:
ICEL Human Rights Law Conference 2016, Dublin 

Thu. 20 Oct. 2016:
Annual Property Law Conference 2016 - Law Society, Dublin 

Fri. 21 Oct. 2016:
The Rt Hon. the Baroness Hale of Richmond DBE, Deputy President, UK Supreme Court, will speak about social justice and human rights at the Law Centre NI's Social Justice lecture 2016, Belfast 

Fri. 21 Oct. 2016:
Probate Practice - A Practical Guide to Recent Developments - Dublin

21-23 Oct. 2016:
Sports and the Law, Society of Young Solicitors, Limerick

Tue. 25-Oct-2016 10:00 AM 
Training the Next Generation of Solicitors - Law Society Finuas Network, Law Society of Ireland 

Thu. 27-Oct-2016 10:00 AM 
Delegation and Performance Management October - Law Society Finuas Network, Law Society of Ireland 

Fri. 28 Oct. 2016:
Blockchain and Sustainable Communities: Potential and Pitfalls, co-organised by NUI Galway School of Law, FEASTA, and Cultivate, in partnership with Cloughjordan Ecovillage, and funded by the Irish Research Council.
Cloughjordan, Co. Tipperary.  

Mon. 30 Oct. 2016:
Advancing Children's Rights through the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) Bill, Children's Rights Alliance, Dublin

Thu. 3 Nov. 2016:
Adjudication Advocacy Course, UCD Sutherland School of Law 

Thu. 03-Nov-2016 01:30 PM  
Caring and the Law - Solicitors for the Elderly - Law Society Professional Training, Law Society of Ireland - Green Hall 

10 Nov. 2016: 
A new approach to personal debt litigation: The role of the Unfair Contract Terms Directive and the Charter of Fundamental Rights, Irish Centre for European Law, Dublin

Thu. 10-Nov-2016 10:00 AM 
Annual In-house and Public Sector Conference - Leadership in Changing Times – Opportunities and
Challenges facing the In-house Solicitor. Law Society Professional Training in partnership with the In-house and Public Sector Committee, Law Society of Ireland 

11-Nov-2016 to 04-Feb-2017:   
Property Transactions Master Classes - Session one will take place on Friday 11 November 2016 and on Saturday 12 November 2016.
Session two will take place on Friday 20 January 2017 and on Saturday 21 January 2017.
Session three will take place on Friday 3 February 2017 and on Saturday 4 February 2017.
Law Society of Ireland 

Tue. 15-Nov-2016 10:00 AM 
Delegation and Performance Management November - Law Society Finuas Network, Law Society of Ireland 

18-20 Nov. 2016: 
Annual Conference of Irish Association of Law Teachers, Waterford.  

Fri. 18-Nov-2016 10:00 AM 
Practitioner Update Cork 2016 - Law Society Skillnet, Kingsley Hotel, Victoria Cross, Cork 

Fri. 18-Nov-2016 09:30 AM  
Business Law 2017 - Business Law Committee in partnership with Law Society Professional Training, Law Society of Ireland 

Tue. 22-Nov-2016 10:00 AM 
Delegation and Performance Management - Cork - To equip practitioners with the skills and confidence to delegate effectively and tackle under performance., Kingsley Hotel, Cork 

Thu. 24-Nov-2016 06:00 PM 
Networking Skills - How to get clients and keep them - Law Society of Ireland, Law Society of Ireland - Green Hall 

25 to 26 Nov. 2016:
Law and the Idea of Liberty in Ireland: From Magna Carta to the Present, Irish Legal History Society, Music Room, Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 

Fri. 25 Nov. 2016:
ICEL IP Conference 2016: Trademarks, patents and designs, Dublin

25 Nov. 2016:
A new approach to personal debt litigation: The role of the Unfair Contract Terms Directive and the Charter of Fundamental Rights, Irish Centre for European Law, Galway 

Fri. 25-Nov-2016 02:00 PM 21-Jan-2017 
The Fundamentals of Technology and Intellectual Property Law - Law Society Finuas Network, Law Society of Ireland 

Wed. 30-Nov-2016 12:30 PM  
Unfinished Peace. Brian Rowan, journalist and author. - Ulster University, TJI/IRiSS Seminar, Belfast 

30 Nov. 2016:
Distinguished Guest Lecture in Employment Law, UCD Sutherland School of Law

7 Dec. 2016: 
A new approach to personal debt litigation: The role of the Unfair Contract Terms Directive and the Charter of Fundamental Rights, Irish Centre for European Law, Cork

Wed. 07-Dec-2016 12:30 PM  
The Role of the Ombudsman's Office - Achievement and Challenges - Ulster University, Transitional Justice Institute, Seminar Series, Belfast 


2017:

5-7 April 2017:
Socio-Legal Studies Association conference, Newcastle

10-11 April 2017:
Association of Law Teachers' Annual Conference 2017: Foundations and Futures, Portsmouth, England

4-7 June 2017:
World Congress on Family Law and Children's Rights - in partnership with School of Law, University College Cork - Venue: Convention Centre, Dublin 
Details at http://www.wcflcr2017.com   

8 to 10 June 2017:
British and Irish Association of Law Librarians Annual Conference, Manchester, England

Law Society Diploma and Certificate courses:  

Details at http://www.lawsociety.ie/Courses--Events/Public-Diplomas-CMS/

Certificate in Professional Education; Diploma in Alternative Dispute Resolution;
Certificate in Conveyancing; Diploma in Law; Diploma in Education Law;
Diploma in Healthcare Law; Diploma in Judicial Skills and Decision-Making;
Certificate in Pensions Law and Practice; Diploma in Sports Law;
Diploma in Trust & Estate Planning (STEP);
Certificate in Practice Development; Certificate in Decision-Making Capacity and Support
Diploma in Arbitration; Diploma in Finance Law; Diploma in Corporate Law and Governance
Diploma in Mediation; Diploma in Technology Law; Diploma in In-House Practice
Diploma in Litigation Management Skills (new); Certificate in Aviation Leasing and Finance
Certificate in Advanced Negotiation; Certificate in Charity Law, Trusteeship and Governance
Certificate in Employment Law Advocacy Skills; Certificate in Commercial Contracts
Certificate in Company Secretarial Law and Practice; Certificate in Trade Mark Law; Diploma in Aviation Leasing and Finance
Diploma in Commercial Property; Diploma in Employment Law
Certificate in Data Protection Practice; Certificate in Environmental and Planning Law
Certificate in Human Rights Law; Diploma in Legal Decision-Making Skills

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Thursday, June 09, 2016

Events in June 2016 and following months

I've updated the listings of forthcoming events at www.irishlaw.org/events/.

Here's the current listing:

9-11 June 2016:  British and Irish Association of Law Librarians Conference, Dublin

Details at http://www.biall.org.uk/events.php

Fri. 10 June 2016:
International and Comparative Law in the 21st Century: Lessons learned, Postgraduate and Early Career Law Conference, Griffith College, Dublin
Details at https://www.griffith.ie/lawconference

13-18 June 2018:
Visiting Scholar Programme, Galway & Mayo, Jane Freedman, Professor of Politics at Universite de Paris 8 visits NUIG & Mayo to engage and participate in a series of events exploring asylum, migration & gender equality
Details at http://www.maryrobinsoncentre.ie/visiting-scholar-events.html 

Tue. 14 June 2016:
Natural Justice in Child Protection Investigation, Ballymun Community Law Centre, Dublin
Details at http://www.pila.ie/resources/bulletin/2016/06/08/ 

Wed. 15 June 2016:
The International Protection Act 2015: The Changes and Implications - Irish Refugee Council, Dublin
Details at http://www.pila.ie/resources/bulletin/2016/06/08/ 

Thu. 16 June 2016:
Migration and European Identity - Irish Society for European Law, Dublin
Details at https://www.isel.ie/event

Thu. 16 June 2016:
The Companies Act 2014: One Year On - DSBA, Dublin
Details at http://www.dsba.ie/seminars.574.html

16-25 June 2016:
Cinema and Human Rights Summer School, NUI Galway
Details at http://www.chra.ie/summerSchool.php

Sat. 18 June 2016:
Family Lawyers Association of Ireland conference, Cork
Details at http://www.familylawyers.ie/news-events/

Sat. 18 June 2016:
UCD Festival: School of Law to host four events including Brexit Debate
Details at http://www.ucd.ie/law/newsandevents/

Mon. 20 June 2016:
The Law of the Sea and Human Rights - NUI Galway
Details at
https://listserv.heanet.ie/cgi-bin/wa?A2=IRISHLAW;811d2148.1606

Thu. 23 June 2016:
Annual Review of Important Competition Law Cases and Developments - Irish Society for European Law, Dublin
Details at https://www.isel.ie/event 

20-24 June 2016:
NUIG Centre for Disability Law & Policy: 2016 Summer School, Galway
Details at http://www.nuigalway.ie/cdlp/news.html

Wed. 22 June 2016:
Medical Ethics, Consent, Capacity & End Of Life Care Conference - Dublin
Details at http://cmgevents.ie/events/categories/legal_regulatory/

Thu. 23 June 2016:
DSBA Commercial Litigation Update, Dublin
Details at http://www.dsba.ie/seminars.574.html

23-24 June 2016:
North-South Criminology Conference, Maynooth University
Details at http://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/law/news

Fri. 24 June 2016:
The Role of International Law in Post-Conflict and Post-Colonial Societies - QUB Human Rights Centre, Belfast
Details at
http://www.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofLaw/FileStore/Filetoupload,651930,en.pdf

Sat. 25 June 2016:
Third Annual Human Rights Lecture - Hina Jilani at Mary Robinson Centre, Ballina
http://www.maryrobinsoncentre.ie/international-human-rights-lecture-2016.html

27 June to 1 July 2016:
Women and Political Settlements: International, Regional and Local Approaches to Peacemaking - Summer School on Transitional Justice 2016 - Transitional Justice Institute, University of Ulster, Belfast
Details at http://www.ulster.ac.uk/ulster-life/events/transitional-justice-institute/summer-school-on-transitional-justice-2016

27 June to 1 July 2016:
International Criminal Court Summer School, ICHR, NUI Galway
Details at http://www.nuigalway.ie/irish-centre-human-rights/summerschools/

Tue. 28 June 2016:
Evidence-Informed Decision Making:  Putting research into practice in Criminal Justice - ACJRD, Dublin
Details at http://www.acjrd.ie/contents/315  

Tue. 28 June 2016:
DSBA Data Protection Seminar, Dublin
Details at http://www.dsba.ie/seminars.574.html

Wed. 29 June 2016:
Environmental Health and Safety Management Conference 2016, Dublin
Details at http://cmgevents.ie/events/categories/legal_regulatory/

Thu. 30 June 2016:
Deadline for submission of abstracts to World Congress on Family Law and Children's Rights - in partnership with School of Law, University College Cork, due to take place in Dublin in June 2017.
Details at http://www.wcflcr2017.com

Thu. 30 June 2016:
Digital Citizenship - Royal Irish Academy, Dublin
Details at https://www.ria.ie/events/digital-citizenship

Fri. 1 July 2016:
Privacy and Data Protection Conference, ICEL, Dublin
Details at http://icel.ie/Privacy2016

1-2 July 2016:
The Sustainable Development Goals: Equality, Human Rights, Peace - The Mary Robinson Centre International Symposium 2016, Ballina
Details at http://www.conference.ie/Conferences/index.asp?Conference=475

Tue. 12 July 2016:
Consumer Regulation and Proportionality - Irish Society for European Law, Dublin
Details at https://www.isel.ie/event 

10-12 August 2016:
Attorney General for Northern Ireland Constitutional Law Summer School, Belfast
Details at http://www.lawsoc-ni.org/news-events-and-media/lsni-events/  

15 August 2016:
Deadline for Submissions to Irish Journal for European Law
https://www.isel.ie/blog/irish-journal-for-european-law-call-for-papers-2016/

6-9 Sept. 2016:
Annual Conference of Society of Legal Scholars, Oxford
Details at http://www.slsconference.uk 

Fri. 9 Sep. 2016:
State Accountability for Vulnerability - Socio-Legal Research Centre, Dublin City University
Details at http://www.dcu.ie/law_and_government/news-events.shtml 

Fri. 16 Sep. 2016 1:30 p.m.:  
Current Trends in Employment Law - Central Law Training CPD Seminar, Dublin
Details at http://www.cltireland.ie/course.aspx?crseidcode=1076

Thu. 29 Sep. 2016:
Employment Law Update 2016 - Law Society, Dublin
Details at https://www.lawsociety.ie/Courses--Events/cpd/

Thu. 29 Sep. 2016:
Implementing the New EU Data Protection Regulation - Dublin
Details at http://cmgevents.ie/events/categories/legal_regulatory/

Fri. 7 Oct. 2016:
Cybercrime - ACJRD Annual Conference, Dublin
Details to follow at http://www.acjrd.ie 

Thu. 20 Oct. 2016:
Annual Property Law Conference 2016 - Law Society, Dublin
Details at http://www.lawsociety.ie/Annual_Property_Law_Conference_2016

Fri. 21 Oct. 2016:
Probate Practice - A Practical Guide to Recent Developments - Dublin
Details at http://www.cltireland.ie/cpd-training.aspx 

18-20 Nov. 2016:
Annual Conference of Irish Association of Law Teachers, Waterford.
Details at
http://www.ialt.ie/event/annual-conference-of-the-irish-association-of-law-teachers-2016

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Saturday, April 02, 2016

Events in April 2016 and following months

I have updated the listings of events at www.irishlaw.org/events/.

Here's the current listing:

Wed. 6 April 2016 4.30 p.m.
Prison Litigation Workshop - Irish Penal Reform Trust and Prison Litigation Network, Cork
Details at http://www.iprt.ie/contents/2869

Thu. 07-Apr-2016 02:00 PM
The New Requisitions on Title: A Practical Guide to the Key Changes - Central Law Training CPD Seminar - Dublin
Details at http://www.cltireland.ie/course.aspx?crseidcode=1073

Fri. 8 April 2016:
Michael Frazer (University of East Anglia) - ʻThe Ethics of Social Explanation: Causal and Interpretive Approaches as Expressions of (Dis)Respect for Subjectsʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
Details at http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Sat. 9 April 2016:
Legal Capacity Conference 2016 - UCC CCJHR and IMHLA conference, School of Law, University College Cork
Details at https://www.ucc.ie/en/lawsite/eventsandnews/

Sat.-Sun. 9-10 April 2016:
Law, Revolution and Sovereignty: Reflections on the Legal Legacy of the 1916 Rising & Declaration of Independence, School of Law, NUI Galway
Details at
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/news/conference-announcement---law-revolution-and-sovereignty-1.html

Mon. 11 April 2016, 6 p.m. :
Breaking Bad Law. Legal Regulation and the end of The War on Drugs - Dublin Institute of Technology, School of Law - Public Lecture Series, Dublin
Details at http://www.dit.ie/llss/newsevents/newsarticles/headline,126073,en.html

11-12 April 2016:
BILETA Conference 2016: Future, law, education and technology - WoW, have we forgotten something?, University of Hertfordshire, England
Details at http://bileta2016.co.uk

Fri. 15 April 2016:
English Law in Early Modern Ireland: Promoting or Impeding Anglicisation? - Lecture by Professor Emeritus, Nicholas Canny, School of Law, NUI Galway
Details at https://www.facebook.com/schooloflaw/

Fri. 15 April 2016:
Business Contract Re-equipment for Contracting Parties, Lawyers, Managers, Resolvers, Students and Others - Sutherland School of Law, UCD, Dublin
Details at http://www.ucd.ie/law/newsandevents/events/

Mon. 18 Apr 2016 2:00 p.m.:
Access to Justice; Identifying the problems, finding the solutions, for families in dispute' - Waterford Institute of Technology Seminar in association with AFCC (Association of Family and Conciliation Courts), The Dublin Dispute Resolution Centre, Dublin
Details at https://www.wit.ie/events/all_news/access-to-justice-seminar

Tue. 19 April 2016:
The Rise and Fall of Joint Enterprise Liability - lecture by Professor David Ormerod QC, School of Law, Queen's University, Belfast
Details at https://www.facebook.com/events/757835111018857/

Thu. 21 April 2016:
Law and the Environment 2016 - Novel Challenges – Novel Solutions: Innovation in Environmental Law & Policy, School of Law, University College Cork
Details at: https://www.ucc.ie/en/lawsite/eventsandnews/

Thu. 21 April 2016:
Protecting Patents: Michael Lucy, Patent Attorney, IP Law Café at University of Limerick
Details at http://www.ul.ie/law/sites/default/files/files/IP%20Law%20Cafe%20Brochure%202015-2016.pdf 

Wed. 27 April 2016:
Prison Litigation Workshop - Irish Penal Reform Trust and Prison Litigation Network, Limerick
Details at http://www.iprt.ie/contents/2869

Fri. 29 April 2016:
Yaniv Roznai (The Minerva Centre for the Rule of Law Under Extreme Conditions, University of Haifa) - ʻUnconstitutional Constitutional Amendmentsʻ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
Details at http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

29 April to 1 May 2016:
Vested Interests and the Law - A Contemporary and Brehon Perspective - Burren Law School, Co. Clare
Details at http://www.burrenlawschool.org

10-11 May 2016:
Fighting Cybercrime: Between Legal Challenges and Practical Difficulties - ICEL and ERA, Dublin
Details at http://www.era.int/?125655&en and http://www.icel.ie/Cybercrime

Fri. 13 May 2016:
Uladzislau Belvusau (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam), Alexsandra Gliszczynska-Grabias (Poznan Human Rights Centre) and Ioanna Tourkochoriti (NUI Galway) - ʻRemembering Holocaust and other Atrocities Through Lawʼ  - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
Details at http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Sat. 14 May 2016:  Human Rights - Reimagining Health and Justice, Medico-Legal Society of Ireland, Dublin
Details at http://www.medico-legalsociety.ie

Thu. 19 May 2016:
Tort actions to protect IP rights - IP Law Cafe, Eoin Quill, School of Law, UL, Limerick
Details at http://www.ul.ie/law/sites/default/files/files/IP%20Law%20Cafe%20Brochure%202015-2016.pdf

Fri. 20-May-2016 02:00 PM
The Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2015 - Central Law Training CPD Seminar, Dublin
http://www.cltireland.ie/course.aspx?crseidcode=1074

23-24 May 2016:
(Dis)locating Comparative Law: Annual conference of the Irish Society of Comparative Law, NUI Galway
Details at http://bit.ly/ISCL-2016

24-26 May 2016:
The Politics of Hate: Community, Societal and Global Responses - University of Limerick
Details at http://www.ulsites.ul.ie/hhrg/inhs-conference

25-27 May 2016:
Human Rights: A 21st Century Approach to the Work of Ombudsmen, Belfast
Details at http://www.nihrc.org/news/book-now-for-international-ombudsman-conference-25-27-may-2016

Fri. 3 June 2016:
Procurement Conference - ICEL and Eversheds, Dublin
Details at http://www.icel.ie/procurement2016

9-11 June 2016:  British and Irish Association of Law Librarians Conference, Dublin
Details at http://www.biall.org.uk/events.php

Fri. 10 June 2016:
International and Comparative Law in the 21st Century: Lessons learned, Postgraduate and Early Career Law Conference, Griffith College, Dublin
Details at https://www.griffith.ie/lawconference

16-25 June 2016:
Cinema and Human Rights Summer School, NUI Galway
Details at http://www.chra.ie/summerSchool.php

20-24 June 2016:
NUIG Centre for Disability Law & Policy: 2016 Summer School, Galway
Details at http://www.nuigalway.ie/cdlp/news.html

23-24 June 2016:
North-South Criminology Conference, Maynooth University
Details at http://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/law/news

24 June 2016:
The Role of International Law in Post-Conflict and Post-Colonial Societies - QUB Human Rights Centre, Belfast
Details at http://www.law.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofLaw/News/Title,559799,en.html

27 June to 1 July 2016:
Women and Political Settlements: International, Regional and Local Approaches to Peacemaking - Summer School on Transitional Justice 2016 - Transitional Justice Institute, University of Ulster, Belfast
Details at http://www.ulster.ac.uk/ulster-life/events/transitional-justice-institute/summer-school-on-transitional-justice-2016

27 June to 1 July 2016:
International Criminal Court Summer School, ICHR, NUI Galway
Details at http://www.nuigalway.ie/irish-centre-human-rights/summerschools/

Tue. 28 June 2016:
Evidence-Informed Decision Making:  Putting research into practice in Criminal Justice - ACJRD, Dublin
Details to follow at http://www.acjrd.ie

Fri. 1 July 2016:
Privacy and Data Protection Conference, ICEL, Dublin
Details to follow at http://www.icel.ie

Fri. 16-Sep-2016 01:30 PM
Current Trends in Employment Law - Central Law Training CPD Seminar, Dublin
http://www.cltireland.ie/course.aspx?crseidcode=1076

Thu. 20 Oct. 2016:
Annual Property Law Conference 2016 - Law Society, Dublin
Details at http://www.lawsociety.ie/Annual_Property_Law_Conference_2016

Law Society Diploma and Certificate courses:  

Details at http://www.lawsociety.ie/Courses--Events/Public-Diplomas-CMS/

Certificate in Practice Development; Certificate in Decision-Making Capacity and Support
Diploma in Arbitration; Diploma in Finance Law; Diploma in Corporate Law and Governance
Diploma in Mediation; Diploma in Technology Law; Diploma in In-House Practice
Diploma in Litigation Management Skills (new); Certificate in Aviation Leasing and Finance
Certificate in Advanced Negotiation; Certificate in Charity Law, Trusteeship and Governance
Certificate in Employment Law Advocacy Skills; Certificate in Commercial Contracts
Certificate in Company Secretarial Law and Practice; Certificate in Trade Mark Law; Diploma in Aviation Leasing and Finance
Diploma in Commercial Property; Diploma in Employme Law
Certificate in Data Protection Practice; Certificate in Environmental and Planning Law
Certificate in Human Rights Law; Diploma in Legal Decision-Making Skills

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Legal Capacity Conference, UCC, Saturday 9 April 2016





Centre for Criminal Justice & Human Rights, School of Law, University College Cork and
Irish Mental Health Lawyers Association

Legal Capacity Conference 2016

Saturday 9 April 2016
10.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.
Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, Room G10
University College Cork

Speakers and chairs include:


  • Professor Peter Bartlett, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust Professor of Mental Health Law, University of Nottingham   
  • Ms Louise Loughlin, National Manager, National Advocacy Service for People with Disabilities 
  • Dr Alan Corkery, Consultant Psychiatrist in Rehabilitation Psychiatry, North Cork Mental Health Services 
  • Professor Mary Donnelly, School of Law, University College Cork  
  • Ms Áine Hynes, Partner, St. John Solicitors  

Conference Convenors:
Dr Darius Whelan, School of Law, UCC and Ms Joan Doran, Solicitor, Chair, Irish Mental Health Lawyers Association

- Conference Fee - €80  
- NGOs €30
- Academics - €30
- Devilling barristers and trainee solicitors - €30
- Full-time students – Free
- UCC Staff – No charge

Further Information from Ms Noreen Delea, Events Manager, School of Law, UCC, tel: (021) 4903220, email n.delea@ucc.ie.

Four CPD Hours available

http://imhla.ie/events/2016/3/10/ucc-09april2016

Link to book online:
http://www.uccconferencing.ie/product/legal-capacity-conference-2016/





Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Events in February 2016 and afterwards

I've updated the list of events at www.irishlaw.org.

Here's the current listing:

Thu. 25 Feb. 2016:
The Mental Health Act 2001: An Update - DSBA and IMHLA seminar, Dublin
Details at http://imhla.ie/events/

Thu. 25 Feb. 2016:
Legal Education Session for NGOs on Civil Legal Aid - FLAC, Dublin
http://www.pila.ie/bulletin/2016/february-2016/10-feb/

Fri. 26 Feb. 2016:
The legal consequences of Brexit - ICEL and CPDB, Belfast
Details at http://www.icel.ie/Brexit

Fri. 26 Feb. 2016:
Appellate Committee to Supreme Court: Plus Ca Change? - Irish Legal History Society, Belfast
http://www.ilhs.eu/?p=757

Fri. 26 Feb. 2016:
Voices conference - Voices of Individuals - Collectively Exploring Self-Determination, Dublin (Sold Out)
http://ercvoices.com/events/

Wed. 2 March 2016:
Constitutions, referendums and the family - Dublin
https://www.ria.ie/events/constitutional-conversations-no-1-6

Thu. 3 March 2016:
Irish Refugee Council: Single Protection Procedure Seminar, Dublin
http://www.pila.ie/bulletin/2016/february-2016/10-feb/

3-4 March 2016:
Symposium on the Legal Regulation & Policing of Commercial Sex, Queen's University Belfast
Details at http://www.law.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofLaw/News/Events/

Fri. 4 March 2016:
Intersecting Spheres: Exploring the Relationships between Ethics, Law and Medicine - School of Law, University College Cork
Details at http://www.ucc.ie/en/lawsite/eventsandnews/

Fri. 4 March 2016:
Elizabeth Shaw (University of Aberdeen) - ʻFree will scepticism and criminal behaviourʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Sat. 5 March 2016:
Education and the Law - A Duty to Care: Issues of Child Protection, Welfare and Inclusion for Educators and Legal Advisors - Sligo
http://www.stangelas.nuigalway.ie/news_details.php?id=476

Wed. 9 March 2016:
Workplace Relations Act 2015 - Law Society, Dublin
http://www.lawsociety.ie/Courses--Events/cpd/

Thu. 10 March 2016:
Parity for Women Lawyers: Where are we now? IWLA, Dublin
http://www.iwla.ie/contents/158

Thu. 10 March 2016:
EU Civil Litigation Update - Irish Centre for European Law, Dublin
Details at http://www.icel.ie/Litigation

Thu. 10 Mar. 2016:
National and international taxation of IP rights: Professor Jeffrey Maine, University of Maine Law School, IP Law Café at University of Limerick
Details at http://www.ul.ie/law/news/00%5Bnid%5D-ip-law-café-201516

Sat. 12 March 2016:
Surrogacy: Forging a Legal and Policy Framework for Ireland - School of Law, NUI Galway
http://www.conference.ie/Conferences/index.asp?Conference=462

Tue. 15 March 2016:
The European Convention on Human Rights and states of emergency - Joint Honorary Lecture in honour of Michael O’Boyle - Law Society, Dublin
Details at http://www.lawsociety.ie/Joint_Honorary_Lecture_in_honour_of_Michael_OBoyle

Fri. 18 March 2016:
Mairead Enright and Emilie Cloatre (University of Kent) - ʻTransformative Illegality: Condom Mail Order in the West of Irelandʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Fri. 8 April 2016:
Michael Frazer (University of East Anglia) - ʻThe Ethics of Social Explanation: Causal and Interpretive Approaches as Expressions of (Dis)Respect for Subjectsʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Sat. 9 April 2016:
Legal Capacity Conference 2016 - UCC CCJHR and IMHLA conference, School of Law, University College Cork
Details at http://imhla.ie/events/2016/3/10/ucc-09april2016

Fri. 15 April 2016:
Business Contract Re-equipment for Contracting Parties, Lawyers, Managers, Resolvers, Students and Others - Sutherland School of Law, UCD, Dublin
http://www.ucd.ie/law/newsandevents/events/

Mon. 18 Apr 2016 2:00 p.m.:
Access to Justice; identifying the problems, finding the solutions - WIT Waterford, School of Humanities, and the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Seminar, Dublin
Contact   Sinead Conneely - sconneely@wit.ie

Thu. 21 April 2016:
Law and the Environment 2016 - School of Law, University College Cork
Details to follow at http://www.ucc.ie/law/

Thu. 21 April 2016:
Protecting Patents: Michael Lucy, Patent Attorney, IP Law Café at University of Limerick
Details at http://www.ul.ie/law/news/00%5Bnid%5D-ip-law-café-201516

Fri. 29 April 2016:
Yaniv Roznai (The Minerva Centre for the Rule of Law Under Extreme Conditions, University of Haifa) - ʻUnconstitutional Constitutional Amendmentsʻ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

29 April to 1 May 2016:
Vested Interests and the Law - A Contemporary and Brehon Perspective - Burren Law School, Co. Clare
https://www.burrenlawschool.org

10-11 May 2016:
Fighting Cybercrime: Between Legal Challenges and Practical Difficulties - ICEL and ERA, Dublin
http://www.era.int/?125655&en

Fri. 13 May 2016:
Uladzislau Belvusau (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam), Alexsandra Gliszczynska-Grabias (Poznan Human Rights Centre) and Ioanna Tourkochoriti (NUI Galway) - ʻRemembering Holocaust and other Atrocities Through Lawʼ  - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

23-24 May 2016:
(Dis)locating Comparative Law: Annual conference of the Irish Society of Comparative Law, NUI Galway
http://bit.ly/ISCL-2016

24-26 May 2016:
The Politics of Hate: Community, Societal and Global Responses - University of Limerick
http://www.ulsites.ul.ie/hhrg/inhs-conference

25-27 May 2016:
Human Rights: A 21st Century Approach to the Work of Ombudsmen, Belfast
http://www.nihrc.org/news/book-now-for-international-ombudsman-conference-25-27-may-2016

Fri. 3 June 2016:
Procurement Conference - ICEL and Eversheds, Dublin
Details to follow at http://www.icel.ie

16-25 June 2016:
Cinema and Human Rights Summer School, NUI Galway
http://www.chra.ie/summerSchool.php

20-24 June 2016:
NUIG Centre for Disability Law & Policy: 2016 Summer School, Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/cdlp/news.html

23-24 June 2016:
North-South Criminology Conference, Maynooth University
Details at http://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/law/news

24 June 2016:
The Role of International Law in Post-Conflict and Post-Colonial Societies - QUB Human Rights Centre, Belfast
http://www.law.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofLaw/News/Title,559799,en.html

27 June to 1 July 2016:
Women and Political Settlements: International, Regional and Local Approaches to Peacemaking - Summer School on Transitional Justice 2016 - Transitional Justice Institute, University of Ulster, Belfast
http://www.ulster.ac.uk/ulster-life/events/transitional-justice-institute/summer-school-on-transitional-justice-2016

27 June to 1 July 2016:
International Criminal Court Summer School, ICHR, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/irish-centre-human-rights/summerschools/

Tue. 28 June 2016:
Evidence-Informed Decision Making:  Putting research into practice in Criminal Justice - ACJRD, Dublin
Details to follow at http://www.acjrd.ie

Fri. 1 July 2016:
Privacy and Data Protection Conference, ICEL, Dublin
Details to follow at http://www.icel.ie

Law Society Diploma and Certificate courses:  

Details at http://www.lawsociety.ie/Courses--Events/Public-Diplomas-CMS/

Certificate in Practice Development; Certificate in Decision-Making Capacity and Support
Diploma in Arbitration; Diploma in Finance Law; Diploma in Corporate Law and Governance
Diploma in Mediation; Diploma in Technology Law; Diploma in In-House Practice
Diploma in Litigation Management Skills (new); Certificate in Aviation Leasing and Finance
Certificate in Advanced Negotiation; Certificate in Charity Law, Trusteeship and Governance
Certificate in Employment Law Advocacy Skills; Certificate in Commercial Contracts
Certificate in Company Secretarial Law and Practice; Certificate in Trade Mark Law; Diploma in Aviation Leasing and Finance
Diploma in Commercial Property; Diploma in Employme Law
Certificate in Data Protection Practice; Certificate in Environmental and Planning Law
Certificate in Human Rights Law

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Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Events in November 2015 and after

I've updated the listings of events as follows:

Thu. 26 Nov. 2015:
European Data Privacy Rights and Democratic Politics: A Tangled Web - Professor Deirdre Curtin,
Irish Society for European Law, Dublin
Details at https://www.isel.ie/event/view/108/n-a

27-29 Nov. 2015:
The Law Lecturer: Enhancing Academic Life - Annual Conference of the Irish Association of Law Teachers 2015 – Salthill Hotel, Galway
Details at http://www.ialt.ie/event/annual-conference-of-the-ialt-2015

Fri. 27 Nov. 2015:
Securing Accountability: Building effective prison monitoring, inspection, and complaints systems - Irish Penal Reform Trust, Dublin
http://www.iprt.ie/contents/2792

Fri. 27 November 2015:
Emmanuel Mellisaris (London School of Economics) - ʻSolidarity and Punishmentʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Sat. 28 Nov. 2015:
Graça Machel, one of the world’s leading women’s rights activists is to deliver the Second Annual International Human Rights Lecture - Mary Robinson Centre, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Details at http://www.maryrobinsoncentre.ie/events.html

Sat. 28 Nov. 2015:
Current Legal Challenges Facing Primary School Management - Law School, Trinity College Dublin
http://www.tcd.ie/Law/events/2015/primary-schools-legal-challenges.php

Mon. 30 Nov. 2015:
Direct Democracy Considered – Irish, Scottish, Swiss, and Transnational European Perspectives on the Use of Referendums, Quinn School of Business, UCD
Details at http://www.ucd.ie/law/eventsseminars/title,260230,en.html

Tue. 1 Dec. 2015:
The Future of the European Court of Human Rights
Irish Society of International Law, Dublin
Details at http://seanlester9.eventbrite.ie

Tue. 1 Dec. 2015:
Deflecting the Law from its Course: Capital Punishment and Clemency in Ireland, 1923-1990 - Professor Ian O'Donnell, Hugh M. Fitzpatrick Lecture in Legal Bibliography, Dublin
Details at http://www.lawsociety.ie/Courses--Events/Other-Events/Events/Hugh-M-Fitzpatrick-Lecture-in-Legal-Bibliography2/

Wed. 2 Dec. 2015:
Constitutionalising Labour Rights - Professor Judy Fudge, UCD Sutherland School of Law
Details at http://www.ucd.ie/law/eventsseminars/title,258804,en.html

Thu. 3 Dec. 2015:
Using the Law to Secure Social Justice - Lecture by Michael Farrell, FLAC, Dublin
http://www.flac.ie/news/events/2015/12/03/ninth-annual-dave-ellis-memorial-lecture/

Thu. 3 Dec. 2015:
Barristers at War, Courts Centenary Commemoration Committee, Dublin
Details at http://www.lawsociety.ie/Courses--Events/Other-Events/Events/Barristers-at-War-Lecture/

Sat. 5 Dec. 2015:
Precedent in the EU: The Linguistic Aspect Irish Centre for European Law and University of Exeter Workshop, Dublin
Details at http://www.icel.ie/Precedent

Wed. 9 Dec. 2015:
Constitutional Law: An Update - UCD Sutherland School of Law, Dublin
http://www.ucd.ie/law/eventsseminars/title,259667,en.html

Wed. 9 Dec.2015 12:30 PM:
Two Cheers for the Anti-Impunity Norm - Ulster University, Transitional Justice Seminar Series, Jordanstown campus
https://www.ulster.ac.uk/ulster-life/events/transitional-justice-institute/anti-impunity-norm

Thu. 10 Dec. 2015:
The EU Digital Single Market: Professor Robert Clark, Arthur Cox Solicitors, IP Law Café at University of Limerick
Details at http://www.ul.ie/law/news/00%5Bnid%5D-ip-law-café-201516

Fri. 11 Dec. 2015:
Employment Law - Irish Centre for European Law conference, Dublin
Details at http://www.icel.ie/Employment2015 

Fri. 11 December 2015
Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov (Swansea University) - ʻWhat does it mean to be responsible for action: lessons from criminal lawʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Mon. 14 Dec. 2015:
Where Next For a Bill of Rights for Northern Ireland - Transitional Justice Institute, University of Ulster, Belfast
http://www.ulster.ac.uk/ulster-life/events/transitional-justice-institute/a-bill-of-rights-for-northern-ireland-where-next

2016:

Thu. 21 Jan. 2016:
Valuing IP rights: Professor Bill Murphy, School of Law, UNH, IP Law Café at University of Limerick
Details at http://www.ul.ie/law/news/00%5Bnid%5D-ip-law-café-201516

Tue. 29 January 2016
Zoi Aliozi (NUI Galway Irish Centre for Human Rights) - ʻDeconstructing Human Rights in Times of Economic Crisis: A Philosopho-Legal Approachʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Thu. 18 Feb. 2016:
IP and Disruptive Technologies : 3D Printing explored: Kate Harnett, William Fry Solicitors, IP Law Café at University of Limerick
Details at http://www.ul.ie/law/news/00%5Bnid%5D-ip-law-café-201516 

Fri. 19 February 2016:
Michael Sevel (University of Sydney) - ʻJoseph Razʼs Philosophy of Human Rightsʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Fri. 4 March 2016:
Elizabeth Shaw (University of Aberdeen) - ʻFree will scepticism and criminal behaviourʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Thu. 10 Mar. 2016:
National and international taxation of IP rights: Professor Jeffrey Maine, University of Maine Law School, IP Law Café at University of Limerick
Details at http://www.ul.ie/law/news/00%5Bnid%5D-ip-law-café-201516

Fri. 18 March 2016:
Mairead Enright and Emilie Cloatre (University of Kent) - ʻTransformative Illegality: Condom Mail Order in the West of Irelandʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Fri. 8 April 2016:
Michael Frazer (University of East Anglia) - ʻThe Ethics of Social Explanation: Causal and Interpretive Approaches as Expressions of (Dis)Respect for Subjectsʼ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Mon. 18 Apr 2016 2:00 p.m.:  
Access to Justice; identifying the problems, finding the solutions - WIT Waterford, School of Humanities, and the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Seminar, Dublin
Contact   Sinead Conneely - sconneely@wit.ie

Thu. 21 April 2016:
Law and the Environment 2016 - School of Law, University College Cork
Details to follow at http://www.ucc.ie/law/ 

Thu. 21 April 2016:
Protecting Patents: Michael Lucy, Patent Attorney, IP Law Café at University of Limerick
Details at http://www.ul.ie/law/news/00%5Bnid%5D-ip-law-café-201516 

Fri. 29 April 2016:
Yaniv Roznai (The Minerva Centre for the Rule of Law Under Extreme Conditions, University of Haifa) - ʻUnconstitutional Constitutional Amendmentsʻ - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

Fri. 13 May 2016:
Uladzislau Belvusau (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam), Alexsandra Gliszczynska-Grabias (Poznan Human Rights Centre) and Ioanna Tourkochoriti (NUI Galway) - ʻRemembering Holocaust and other Atrocities Through Lawʼ  - Legal and Political Theory Workshop Series, NUI Galway
http://www.nuigalway.ie/business-public-policy-law/school-of-law/research/lptheory/

23-24 May 2016:
(Dis)locating Comparative Law: Annual conference of the Irish Society of Comparative Law, NUI Galway
http://bit.ly/ISCL-2016

27 June to 1 July 2016:
Summer School on Transitional Justice 2016 - Transitional Justice Institute, University of Ulster, Belfast
http://www.ulster.ac.uk/ulster-life/events/transitional-justice-institute/summer-school-on-transitional-justice-2016

Law Society Diploma and Certificate courses:  

Details at http://www.lawsociety.ie/Courses--Events/Public-Diplomas-CMS/

Diploma in Arbitration; Diploma in Finance Law; Diploma in Corporate Law and Governance
Diploma in Mediation; Diploma in Technology Law; Diploma in In-House Practice
Diploma in Litigation Management Skills (new); Certificate in Aviation Leasing and Finance
Certificate in Advanced Negotiation; Certificate in Charity Law, Trusteeship and Governance
Certificate in Employment Law Advocacy Skills; Certificate in Commercial Contracts
Certificate in Company Secretarial Law and Practice; Certificate in Trade Mark Law
Diploma in Aviation Leasing and Finance; Diploma in Commercial Property;
Diploma in Employment Law; Certificate in Data Protection Practice;
Certificate in Environmental and Planning Law; Certificate in Human Rights Law

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Tuesday, October 13, 2015

IT Law Clinic at UCC - dealing with queries from startups



How can you protect the copyright in your images and software?
How can you ensure your site complies with data protection law?
What are the laws on selling online?
What are the rules regarding web domain names?
Can customer data be stored in cloud services?
-  For questions like these, contact the IT Law Clinic

At the IT Law Clinic, UCC law postgraduate students provide information to startups on legal questions.   There is no charge for the service.
Students and academic staff work in partnership with established law firms.
We are part of the European network of ICT law incubators – www.ilincnetwork.eu.

Contact us for more information:
Phone (021) 490 3452.  Email itlawclinic@ucc.ie    

Twitter: @ITLawClinicUCC

www.ucc.ie/law/IT-Law-Clinic
IT Law Clinic, School of Law, University College Cork