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Workshop: Shane Glackin

On Thursday, 29 March 2012, Dr Shane Glackin, School of Social
Sciences and Philosophy, Trinity College Dublin,  will present his
paper:

“Back to Bundles: Deflating Property Rights, Again”

This will be the first event in the IJS’s Spring/Summer workshop series 2012.
The venue will be Room 11 in Trinity College Dublin Law School (House
39 in New Square in Trinity) with the usual start time of 7pm. The
workshop will follow the usual format of presentation followed by
discussion.

Spring workshop series 2012 line up

We are very pleased to announce the line up of the forthcoming IJS Spring/Summer 2012 workshop series:

29 March
Dr Shane Glackin, School of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Trinity
College Dublin
‘Back to Bundles; Deflating Property Rights, Again’

12 April
Dr Alan Brady, School of Law, Trinity College Dublin
‘Honesty is the Best Policy: Human Rights Norms, Epistemological
Uncertainty and Political Choices in Adjudication’

26 April
Mr Brian O’ Beirne, School of Law, Trinity College Dublin
‘On the Vanity of Normative Legal Positivism’

10 May
Dr Padraig McAuliffe, Law School, University of Dundee,
‘Parallel Conversations: Why Peace-Builders and Transitional Justice
Practitioners Mean Different Things When they Talk about the Rule of
Law. ‘

Workshops will take place in the Law School, House 39, Trinity College Dublin from 7pm.

Call for Papers: Spring Workshop Series 2012

This is a call for papers for the Irish Jurisprudence Society’s
Spring/Summer Workshop Series 2012.

The workshops will follow the usual format: the author’s paper is
circulated in advance; at the workshop, the author has up to
40 minutes to present their paper  followed by an hour or so
of discussion.

The venue for these workshops will be the Law School, House 39, Trinity
College Dublin. The time will be 7pm on Thursdays. The dates for
individual workshops are flexible and will be worked out with
speakers.

If you would like to present at a workshop please email IrishJurisprudenceSociety  [  at ] gmail.com
with a provisional title and a short abstract as soon as you can.
Papers can be on any topic in legal theory, in the wide sense of that
phrase.

See here for details of past workshops. Inter-disciplinary work is especially
welcome.

Workshop: Ronan Sheehan

On 15 December 2011 Mr Ronan Sheehan, writer and lawyer, will present his paper:
‘Downloading the Book of Kells: a view of Irish Copyright’

 

The venue is Trinity College Dublin Law School (House 39 in Trinity) and the event starts from 7pm.

Workshop: David Prendergast

On 1 December 2011 David Prendergast, Lecturer and PhD candidate at Trinity College Dublin, will present his paper:

 

The judicial role in constitutional change.

 

The venue will be Room 11 in the Law School, House 39, Trinity College Dublin. Workshop will commence at 7pm.

 

Workshop: Eoin Daly

The second workshop in the Winter series 2011 of the IJS is on 17 November 2011 at 7pm in Trinity Law School (House 39, New Square, Trinity College).

Dr Eoin Daly,  Lecturer in Law, DCU, will present:

‘Austerity as a source of stability in republican theory: autarky and affective
constitutionalism in Rousseau’s Constitutional Project for Corsica’

Workshop: David Kenny

The Autumn/Winter workshop series 2011 will commence on 3 November 2011 at 7pm in Trinity Law School (House 39 in Trinity) with Mr David Kenny, Adjunct lecturer and PhD Candidate at Trinity College presenting his paper:

‘The Theoretical Foundations of Standards of Review for Rights Limitations’

 

 

Winter Workshop Series 2011

The line up for the forthcoming Winter workshop series 2011 of the
Irish Jurisprudence Society is below. Workshops will take place from
7pm until, at the latest, 9pm in Room 11 in the Law School, House 39,
Trinity College Dublin.

The speakers and provisional paper titles:

3 November
Mr David Kenny, Trinity College Dublin
‘The Theoretical Foundations of Standards of Review for Rights Limitations’

17 November
Dr Eoin Daly, Dublin City University
‘Rousseau’s Corsican Constitution’

1 December
Mr David Prendergast, Trinity College Dublin
‘Democracy, constitutionalism and the judicial role in constitutional
change’

15 December
Mr Ronan Sheehan, Writer and lawyer
‘Downloading the Book of Kells: a view of Irish Copyright’

Workshops will follow the usual format of up to 40 minutes for
presentation followed by discussion.

Workshop: Cathal Curran

The final session of the IJS Spring Workshop Series 2011 is on
Thursday, 26 May at 7pm in Trinity College Dublin Law School (Room 11
in House 39).

Cathal Curran, PhD Candidate, School of Law, Trinity College Dublin will present his paper:

“Does Dworkin’s ‘Rights Conception’ of The Rule of Law Amount to a
Persuasive Substantive Reading of the Ideal?”

The session will follow the usual format of IJS workshops. That is,
presentation of the paper (up to 40 minutes) followed by discussion.

Workshop: Maria Olenik

On 19 May 2011, Maria Oleinik, PhD Candidate, Trinity College Dublin, will present her paper:
‘Integrity as coherence and why it is not a coherent method of adjudication’

Venue is the Law School, House 39, Trinity College Dublin. Workshop takes place from 7pm.

* * * Please note the change of date from which this workshop was previously scheduled. It will take place on 19 May 2011, not 12 May 2011. * * *