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Is International Law… International? – Professor Urfan Khaliq

Posted on 14 November 2014 by Lucy Cone

When politicians and lawyers talk of ‘international law’ we take the term for granted. Everyone refers to it but what is it and where does it come from? For example, […]

Legal Wales Conference 2014: students address practitioners on children and young people’s rights to mental health services in Wales

Posted on 13 November 2014 by Lucy Cone

LPC students Katie Morgan and Charlotte Pritchard talk about their experience presenting at this year’s Legal Wales Conference 2014 held at Bangor University. "We were extremely pleased to be selected […]

Gender trouble and copyright in the realm of theatre – Dr Luke McDonagh, Lecturer in Law

Posted on 2 October 2014 by Lucy Cone

David Mamet’s decision during this past summer to terminate performances of ‘Oleanna’ by the Alchemist Theatre in Milwaukee after a male actor was cast in a female role brings to […]

Compensation Culture: How Insurers Contribute – Professor Richard Lewis

Posted on 23 September 2014 by Lucy Cone

Students of tort at Cardiff learn that “compensation culture” can mean a variety of things. Usually it is associated with an explosion in the number of claims for personal injury […]

Will a rise in the National Minimum Wage be sufficient to turn the clock back on low pay? – Dr Lydia Hayes

Posted on 23 September 2014 by Lucy Cone

It looks likely that in the run up to the 2015 election, all the political parties will promise to do something to improve the national minimum wage (NMW). Since the […]