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Workshop series line up: Autumn/Winter 2013

Date Speaker Paper
17 October 2013 Dr Brian Flanagan, Lecturer, Dept of Law, NUI Maynooth ‘Why Count Votes?’
31 October 2013 Dr David Kenny, Lecturer, School of Law, Trinity College Dublin ‘Something for everyone: the protean nature of the proportionality principle in Ireland and Canada’
13 November 2013 (edit: date changed) Dr Donal Coffey, Lecturer in Law, Portsmouth Business School, University of Portsmouth ‘HLA Hart’s Rule of Recognition, Constituent Authority and the British Constitution’
21 November 2013 Dr Niamh Connolly, Lecturer, School of Law, Trinity College Dublin ‘Justifying unjust enrichment law: the liberty paradox’
5 December 2013 Professor Desmond M Clarke, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, University College Cork ‘Legal responsibility, mens rea, and strict liability’

The venue will the School of Law, Trinity College Dublin, with workshops taking place at 7pm and papers circulated to IJS members in advance.

Workshop: Sterk on Constitutional Identity

On 9 May 2013, Mr Julien Sterk, Lecturer, Trinity College Dublin will present his paper:

“The Primacy of European Union Law in Ireland: A Question of
Constitutional Identity”

Workshop: Alessio Lo Giudice on the Concept of law in postnational perspective

The Irish Jurisprudence Society will hold the fifth session of its
Spring Workshop Series 2013 on Thursday, 25 April, at 7pm in Trinity
College Dublin Law School.

Professor Alessio Lo Giudice, University of Catania, will present on
his paper:

‘The Concept of Law in Postnational Perspective’

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Workshop: Barry Sullivan on freedom of information and free speech

The Irish Jurisprudence Society will hold the fourth session of its Spring Workshop Series 2013 on Thursday, 18 April, at 7pm in Trinity College Dublin Law School. (Room 11 in House 39, New Square; this building is
situated roughly in the centre of Trinity Campus).
Barry Sullivan, Professor of Law and Cooney & Conway Chair in Advocacy, Loyola University Chicago, will present on his article:
‘FOIA and the First Amendment: Representative Democracy and the People’s Elusive “Right to Know”’

 

Workshop: Andrea Mulligan on the non identity problem

The Irish Jurisprudence Society will hold its third session of the Spring Workshop Series 2013 on 11 April at 7pm in Trinity College Dublin Law School.
Ms Andrea Mulligan, Adjunct Lecturer and PhD Candidate, Trinity College Dublin will present on her paper:
‘The Non-Identity Problem and the Best Interests of Future Children in Assisted Reproduction’
The usual format of IJS workshops will apply: presentation on the
paper (up to 40 minutes) followed by discussion.

Workshop: Eoin Daly

The second of the Irish Jurisprudence Society’s Spring Workshops 2013
will take place Thursday, 28 March at 7pm in Trinity College Dublin
Law School. (Room 11 in House 39, New Square; this building is
situated roughly in the centre of Trinity Campus).

Dr Eoin Daly, University College Dublin, will present his paper:

‘A republican defence of the constitutional referendum’

The usual format of IJS workshops will apply: presentation on the
paper (up to 40 minutes) followed by discussion.

Workshop: Declan O’Keeffe

The first of the Irish Jurisprudence Society’s Spring
2013 Workshops will take place on Thursday, 14 March at 7pm in Trinity College Dublin
Law School. (Room 11 in House 39, New Square; this building is
situated roughly in the centre of Trinity Campus and is marked on the
map here: http://www.tcd.ie/Maps/map.php?q=House%2039).

Dr Declan O’Keeffe will present on his paper:

‘The Common Good in Irish Law’

The usual format of IJS workshops will apply: presentation on the
paper (up to 40 minutes) followed by discussion.