The Future of Sports Law and Business Flagship Conference November 2019

Decorative image promoting upcoming Sports Law and Business Conference, with banner statement, "The Future of Sports Law and Business".

Kings Chambers, in conjunction with the Centre for Sports Law Research at Edge Hill University, is delighted to present a flagship conference looking at the future issues and opportunities in the sporting sector. This one-day conference brings together leading sports law and business experts from across Europe to offer their insight into current trends and future developments. We are particularly pleased to announce that the event will incorporate the release of the findings from a major two-year study, generously supported by the European Union’s Erasmus+ Programme, into the regulation of football agents across Europe.

Dr Eleanor Peters speaks on ‘criminal records’ at the 2014 National Deviancy Conference

The National Deviancy Conference was originally formed in July 1968 and after a hiatus of 30 years was revived in 2011. The theme of this year’s two day conference was ‘critical criminology and post-crash capitalism’, focussing on the social harms, injustices and the deep inequalities associated with 21st Century liberal capitalism. Dr Eleanor Peters of […]

‘Use and Abuse of the European Court’s Jurisprudence by International Criminal Tribunals’ Conference, 14th June 2014

Saturday 14th June 2014 at 11.00-14.00, Room: B001 (Business Building) The Department of Law and Criminology will be hosting an international conference titled “The ‘Cross-Fertilization’ Rhetoric in Question: Use and Abuse of the European Court’s Jurisprudence by International Criminal Tribunals”. The Keynote Speaker is Vice-President of the International Criminal Court, Judge Cuno Tarfusser, The purpose […]

Hans Kelsen and the Natural Law Tradition: An International, Interdisciplinary Workshop

  1st – 3rd September 2013, Edge Hill University, UK Hosted by the Department of Law and Criminology, Edge Hill University, UK in association with, and generously supported by,      Co-organised by Dr Peter Langford, Department of Law and Criminology, Edge Hill University; Dr Ian Bryan, Lancaster Law School, University of Lancaster; Dr John McGarry, […]

Law and Criminology Alumni and Awards Event – 26 April 2013

  The Department of Law and Criminology, in collaboration with the Edge Hill University Law and Criminology Society, will be hosting an awards evening on 26 April 2013. The evening will comprise of presentations given by Judge Cuno Tarfusser (Vice- President of the International Criminal Court) and John Maxwell (EHU Governor and Barrister). The awards […]

The First Ten Years of the International Criminal Court Conference

  Friday 26th April 2013 at 10:00-17:00, Room: B001 (Business Building) The Department of Law and Criminology will be holding a conference on The First Ten Years of the International Criminal Court: Achievements and Challenges, with a Keynote Speaker Judge Cuno Tarfusser, Vice-President of the International Criminal Court. The Conference brings together scholars and practitioners […]

The Prison and the Public conference, 27 March 2013 – call for papers

The Prison and the Public is a one-day conference co-organised by the Department of Law and Criminology and the Department of English and History. The imposition of state punishment has historically kindled the public imagination and, as such, the ‘private’ world of the prison has become increasingly exposed through a range of modes. The aim […]