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.




January to July 2017

Date and time Host Title Speaker Venue
3 February at 16:30 Dr Joe Tomlinson UK Quo Vadis? The EEA as a Workable Framework Michael-James Clifton, Chef de Cabinet, Chambers of President Baudenbacher, EFTA Court The Moot Court
8 February at 17:15 Centre for Criminological Research Investigating Child Sexual Exploitation - a Journalist's perspective Esella Hawkey, BBC Producer The Moot Court
1 March at 16:00 The Centre for the Study of Law in Society Revaluating the Role of the Ombudsman Nick O'Brien (Tribunal Judge) The Moot Court
8 March at 16:00 The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law The International Money Problem Dr Dan Awrey, University of Oxford The Moot Court
8 March at 17:15 Centre for Criminological Research Learning to Serve Time: Troubling Spaces of Working Class Masculinities in the UK(PDF) Dr David Maguire, University of Oxford The Moot Court
22 March at 16:00 The Sheffield Institute of Biotechnology Law and Ethics - Health 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 Room DB07 Bartolome House
24 April at 16:00 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 Moot Court
10 May at 16:00 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 Moot Court
24 May at 16:00 The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law Trademarks & Private Environmental Governance (PDF) Professor Graeme Austin, Victoria University of Wellington The Moot Court
24 May at 17:15 Centre for Criminological Research A People's History of Riots, Protest and the Law - Book Launch Dr Matt Clement, University of Winchester The Moot Court
14 June at 16:00 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 The Moot Court




Past seminars

September to December 2016

Date and time Host Title Speaker Venue
5 October at 16:00 The Centre for the Study of Law in Society Thinking through a parenthood paradigm for surrogacy law Dr Julie McCandless, London School of Economics Room DB07 Bartolome House
12 October at 16:00 The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law Foreign Relations and the Federal Reserve Professor David Zaring, University of Pennsylvania The Moot Court
26 October at 16:00 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 The Moot Court
26 October at 17:15 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 Moot Court
2 November at 16:00 The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law Patent Law's Elephant: The 'Inventive Concept' Dr Julia Powles, University of Cambridge The Moot Court
9 November at 17:15 Centre for Criminological Research Taming Coalition: Enduring rationalities of penal policymaking Dr Harry Annison, University of Southampton The Moot Court
16 November at 16:00 The Centre for the Study of Law in Society European Public Order: What Does it Actually Mean Dr Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou, University of Liverpool The Moot Court
7 December at 17:15 Centre for Criminological Research Masculinities and the Adult Male Prison Experience Dr Jennifer Sloan, Sheffield Hallam University The Moot Court
16 December at 16:00 The Sheffield Centre for International and Euopean Law Republican Non-Positivism and the Authority of International Law Professor Patrick Capps, University of Bristol The Moot Court