Seminar

Research Seminars at the School of Law

Our seminars are open to anyone interested in Criminology and Law. Also as a modern law school we are committed to the long term training and support of people in practice and the public sector.

Everyone is welcome to attend and there is no need to register.

Our seminars take place in the School of Law, Bartolome House.


September to December 2017

Date and Venue

Seminar Title

Speaker

Host

25 September, 6:00pm, Moot Court Military Human Enhancement and the Law of Armed Conflict Dr Rain Liivoja, Melbourne Law School Sheffield Centre for International and European Law
11 October, 5:15pm, Moot Court Taking Care of Business: Police Detectives, Drug Law Enforcement and Proactive Investigation Dr Matthew Bacon with Professor Simon Holdaway (Nottingham Trent University) and Charlie Lloyd (University of York) Centre for Criminological Research
15 November, 4:00pm, Moot Court Dirty Word or Dirty Little Secret: Spying at the International Court of Justice Iñaki Navarrete, McGill University Sheffield Centre for International and European Law
22 November, 4:00pm, Moot Court Corporate Law as an Anti-Holdup Mechanism Dr Marc Moore, University of Cambridge Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law
6 December, 4:00pm, Moot Court Brexit and the Future of EU-UK Civil Judicial Cooperation Professor Sophia Tang, University of Newcastle Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law
6 December, 5:15, Moot Court Send out a Signal, I’ll Throw You a Line”: Insights for Desistance Research from Signaling Theory  Professor Shadd Maruna, University of Manchester Centre for Criminological Research





Past seminars

2016-2017 Seminars

Host

Seminar title

Speaker

Dr Joe Tomlinson UK Quo Vadis? The EEA as a Workable Framework Michael-James Clifton, Chef de Cabinet, Chambers of President Baudenbacher, EFTA Court
Centre for Criminological Research Investigating Child Sexual Exploitation - a Journalist's perspective Estella Hawkey, BBC Producer
School of Law Revaluating the Role of the Ombudsman Nick O'Brien (Tribunal Judge)
The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law The International Money Problem Dr Dan Awrey, University of Oxford
Centre for Criminological Research Learning to Serve Time: Troubling Spaces of Working Class Masculinities in the UK(PDF) Dr David Maguire, University of Oxford
School of Law The Anonymisation of Research Data. - A pyrrhic victory for privacy that should not be pushed too far by the EU Data protection framework Paul Quinn, Brussels Free University
The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law Addressing Tax Base Erosion caused by Excessive Corporate Leveraging: Tax Neutrality and Capital Structures Theory in Practice? Professor Kerrie Sadiq, Queensland University of Technology
The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law Comparative Advertising: Indian and English Law Compared (PDF) Professor Arpan Banerjee, Jindal Global Law School, India
The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law Trademarks & Private Environmental Governance (PDF) Professor Graeme Austin, Victoria University of Wellington
Centre for Criminological Research A People's History of Riots, Protest and the Law - Book Launch Dr Matt Clement, University of Winchester
The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law Institutional Design for the EU Economic and Monetary Union: Financial Supervision and Financial Stability Professor Jenny Payne, Oxford University
School of Law Thinking through a parenthood paradigm for surrogacy law Dr Julie McCandless, London School of Economics
The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law Foreign Relations and the Federal Reserve Professor David Zaring, University of Pennsylvania
The Sheffield Centre for International and European Law EU climate change regulation and its impact on global standard-setting Dr Melita Carevic, University of Zagreb
Centre for Criminological Research ‘Democracy’ between mystification and reality: the case of Bangladesh War Crimes Trials and the suppression of dissent. Professor Wayne Morrison, Queen Mary, University of London
The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law Patent Law's Elephant: The 'Inventive Concept' Dr Julia Powles, University of Cambridge
Centre for Criminological Research Taming Coalition: Enduring rationalities of penal policymaking Dr Harry Annison, University of Southampton
School of Law European Public Order: What Does it Actually Mean Dr Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou, University of Liverpool
Centre for Criminological Research Masculinities and the Adult Male Prison Experience Dr Jennifer Sloan, Sheffield Hallam University
The Sheffield Centre for International and Euopean Law Republican Non-Positivism and the Authority of International Law Professor Patrick Capps, University of Bristol