Oxford Human Rights Hub Trinity Term Seminar Series 2014

admin 18th April 2014

The OxHRH is pleased to announce the 2014 Trinity Term Seminar Series.  We hope to see you at the events below!

Week 0-Tuesday April 22

Justice Michael Kirby, AC CMG former Justice of the High Court of Australia

Sodomy Revived: The Supreme Court of India Reverses Naz

The Cube, Law Faculty, 11am

 

Week 1-Wednesday April 30

Judge Robert Spano of the European Court of Human Rights

Universality or Diversity of Human Rights? Strasbourg in the Age of Subsidiary

Ship Street Auditorium, Jesus College, 4pm

**co-hosted with the Public Law Discussion Group**

 

Week 3-Tuesday May 13

Ivan Koedjikov (Council of Europe)

New Human Rights Challenges in Countering Terrorism: a Council of Europe Perspective

Law Boardroom, Law Faculty, 1pm

 

Week 3-Thursday May 15

Shami Chakrabarti (Chancellor of Oxford Brookes University and Director of Liberty)

TBC

Law Boardroom, Law Faculty, 1pm

 

Week 4-Saturday 24

Public Interest Lawyering in the 21st Century Symposium -Oxford Pro Bono Publico Inaugural Symposium

Registration for this event can be found here.

Pichette Auditorium, Pembroke College, 9am

 

Week 5-Tuesday May 27

Justice Abella of the Supreme Court of Canada and Justice Baer of the German Constitutional Court

A Judicial Conversation on Identities and Judging

Pichette Auditorium, Pembroke College, 5pm

This seminar is graciously funded by Bapsybanoo Marchioness of Winchester Lecturership

 

Week 5-Wednesday May 28

Justice Abella of the Supreme Court of Canada and Justice Baer of the German Constitutional Court

Do Academics and Universities have a Role to Play in Public Interest Litigation?

Senior Parlour, Pembroke College, 12am

Registration for this event can be found here.

This seminar is graciously funded by Bapsybanoo Marchioness of Winchester Lecturership

 

Week 6-Thursday June 5

Prof Fiona de Londras (Durham)

Accounting for Rights in EU Counter-Terrorism

Law Boardroom, Law Faculty, 1pm

 

Week 7-Thursday June 12

Dr David Scharia (Counter Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate of the UN Security Council)

Can courts review national security?

Law Boardroom, Law Faculty, 1pm

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