Monday, 16 March 2015, 6pm
Professor David Feldman

Rouse Ball Professor of English Law, University of Cambridge
Legislation as Aspiration:
Statutory Expression of Policy Goals

To be held at IALS,
Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR 
Tickets not required.


Francis Bennion
The Society was saddened to learn
of the death of Francis Bennion
in February 2015, at the age of 92.


Statute Law:
Making Legislation  
with link to video series
on iTunes-U click here

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