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December 2015

Professor Loukas Mistelis to speak at KLRCA International Investment Arbitration Conference 2016
15 December 2015

Judges must stop insulting each other, Supreme Court President warns at conference held at CCLS
11 December 2015

UK Supreme Court Decisions on Private and Commercial Law: The Role of Public Policy and Public Interest
10 December 2015

Dr Noam Shemtov takes part in Science Summit: Strategy for Excellence conference
10 December 2015

Professor Rafael Leal-Arcas publishes on mega-regional trade agreements and sustainable development
9 December 2015

QMUL School of Law hosts Annual Pre-Graduation Reception
8 December 2015

London, Paris and Singapore ranked top ten in QS Best Student Cities 2016
4 December 2015

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis co-chairs the ICCA-Queen Mary Third Party Funding Task Force Meeting
2 December 2015

November 2015

QMUL School of Law hosts London Postgraduate Law Alumni Meet-up
30 November 2015

Professor Rafael Leal-Arcas to participate in discussions at the international symposium on ‘Governing global climate change’, University of Cambridge
27 November 2015

Emeritus Professor Charles Goodhart lectures on the origins of central banking and the history of supervision
23 November 2015

Professor Rafael Leal-Arcas participated in the World Bank conference on Law, Justice and Development
23 November 2015

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis speaks at Non-Signatories at the GAR Live Conference in Paris
20 November 2015

Dr Guido Noto La Diega is co-organising the CPS Week 2016 First International Workshop on Consumers and the Internet of Things
13 November 2015

Dr Remy Gerbay will be speaking at Charles University in Prague
13 November 2015

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis speaks at ICC conference in Athens
13 November 2015

October 2015

Queen Mary University of London partners with Singapore Management University to offer Dual LLM in Commercial Law
22 October 2015

Professor Rafael Leal-Arcas becomes Editor-in-Chief of Renewable Energy Law and Policy Review
20 October 2015

Professor Brekoulakis appointed to the Organising Committee of the International Arbitration Ball
14 October 2015

Professor Brekoulakis appointed as General Editor of the leading academic 'Journal of International Dispute Settlement'
13 October 2015

Professor Brekoulakis listed in the 2016 'Who’s Who Legal in International Arbitration'
13 October 2015

Dr Noam Shemtov to speak on ‘Knowledge Exchange for Expansion’ at INNOVATE 2015
9 October 2015

International Arbitration Confirmed As Dominant Form Of Global Dispute Resolution
6 October 2015
London and Paris lead the way as the most popular venues, with Asian cities closing the gap.

Professor Kokkoris interviewed by Bloomberg on Fed Ex / TNT deal
5 October 2015

September 2015

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to speak on energy security and trade in Indonesia and the UAE
21 September 2015

Overseeing the Bank of England: who will guard the guardians? - Professor Rosa Lastra comments
17 September 2015

Dr Noam Shemtov to speak at Managing Intellectual Property's Luxury Brand and Retail Forum 2015
14 September 2015

Dr Gabriel Gari on 'What can international standards on services do for the General Agreement on Trade in Services?'
7 September 2015

Professor Duncan Matthews is co-organising an international conference on Intellectual Property and the Life Sciences
4 September 2015

August 2015

Professor Brekoulakis speaks at the Pluricourts’ project Empirical perspectives on the legitimacy of international investment tribunals
28 August 2015

Google ordered to remove news links by UK authority - Professor Ian Walden comments
25 August 2015

Professor Peter Drahos co-authors report on the role of geographical indications in Australia's agriculture and food production
20 August 2015

QMUL PhD students Awarded 'Modern Law Review Scholarships
17 August 2015
Three QMUL PhD students, Shane Burke, David Andrew Foster and Angeliki Papantoniou, have been awarded scholarships by the Modern Law Review

Dr Gabriel Gari in roundtable discussion 'TISA Challenges and Opportunities for Latin America' in Uruguay
5 August 2015

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas spoke on international trade in energy security, Mauritius
5 August 2015

July 2015

Global Antitrust Review (GAR) - Call for Submissions
30 July 2015

Campaign calls for children's 'right to be forgotten' - Professor Ian Walden comments
29 July 2015

Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal interviewed by Greek media on the new Banking Recovery and Resolution Directive
29 July 2015

Dr Maxi Scherer to speak at 'Limits to Party Autonomy in International Commercial Arbitration' NYU 17-18 September
20 July 2015

Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal at Financial Times' Camp Alphaville event
16 July 2015

QMUL PhD students take part in global event to promote in-depth study of legal issues
7 July 2015
Six PhD students from Queen Mary University of London joined doctoral students from across the globe to take part in the ATLAS Agora 2015, a series of workshops designed to foster the study of legal issues in a global context.

Professor Duncan Matthews speaks at EU-China roundtable in Brussels
7 July 2015

Professor Ioannis Kokkoris interviewed by Voice of America on the capital controls in Greece
2 July 2015

June 2015

The Institute for Regulation and Ethics at QMUL enters partnership with the CCP Research Foundation
29 June 2015

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis speaks at International Bar Association Regional Conference 'Costs in International Arbitration' in Munich 18-19 June
22 June 2015

Professor Guido Westkamp speaks at Sixth conference on European and Asian Intellectual Property, Taiwan
19 June 2015

Robin Callender Smith appointed to lead team of experts on issues with criminal judicial decision-making in Kazakhstan
19 June 2015

Professor Julia Hornle 'Think you're just a face in the crowd? Not necessarily'
19 June 2015
In this article, Professor Julia Hörnle, of QMUL's School of Law, considers the impact and rapid development of face recognition techniques on privacy.

Conference Videos: The Evolution and Future of International Arbitration: The Next 30 Years
17 June 2015

qLegal's Patrick Cahill to present at 2015 Centre for Transnational Legal Studies Conference, King's College London
16 June 2015

QMUL Postgraduate Legal Research Conference 2015
12 June 2015
PhD students and early career researchers from across Europe came to Queen Mary University of London on 4 June 2015 to share their research at the annual Postgraduate Legal Research Conference.

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to speak on Multilevel Energy Trade Governance at King’s College London
9 June 2015

Book Launch - International Financial and Monetary Law (2nd edition) by Professor Rosa Lastra
8 June 2015

QMUL to co-organise the 'London Annual Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China' on 6 July 2015
3 June 2015

Professor Guido Westkamp contributes to European Commission Film Literacy Study
2 June 2015

May 2015

Dr Costanza Russo: Law and Ethics in Finance Project group respond to Fair and Effective Markets Review
29 May 2015
The Law and Ethics in Finance Project, co-founded by Dr Costanza Russo, responded to the Bank of England consultation on Fair and Effective Markets Review.

Professor Duncan Matthews speaks at EU-China Intellectual Property Forum, Renmin University
21 May 2015

EFILA and School of International Arbitration at QMUL respond to the criticism against ISDS
19 May 2015
A response to the criticism against the Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) has been published by the European Federation for Investment Law and Arbitration (EFILA), which is a non-profit think tank based in Brussels.

Dr Gabriel Gari appointed Member of the academic selection committee for the IV REDLAS Conference
18 May 2015

Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal co-chairs Working Group of Experts on sovereign debt
18 May 2015

New book published: Arbitration under the 2014 LCIA Rules - A User's guide
15 May 2015

Academic profile: Julia Hornle, Professor of Internet Law
14 May 2015

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas speaks at the Third African International Economic Law Network Regional Conference, Nigeria
13 May 2015

Dr Gabriel Gari to contribute to the third expert group on 'Services', E15 Initiative (E15)
11 May 2015

Winner of the first annual Sanofi-CCLS/QMUL Student Competition announced
6 May 2015

Dr Noam Shemtov to speak at 'Fashioning the Law' conference, Greece
5 May 2015

2nd Annual Conference on Commercial Law in China
1 May 2015

Dr Gabriel Gari to discuss paper at the Oxford-Princeton Global Leaders Fellowship Programme
1 May 2015

April 2015

Professor Duncan Matthews visits Masaryk University in Czech Republic
30 April 2015

Professor Peter Drahos gives plenary address at IPR Nanhu Forum, China
29 April 2015

Law at QMUL ranked in top 50 worldwide
29 April 2015
The School of Law at Queen Mary University of London is now among the top 50 in the world, according to a highly-regarded analysis of more than 3,400 universities.

Watch Dr Maxi Scherer's presentation at Pepperdine Law Review symposium 'International Arbitration and the Courts'
27 April 2015

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas to speak on a new climate change agreement post-2015 in Mauritius
27 April 2015

More than just a game: Interactive entertainment and intellectual property law
27 April 2015
On 24 April 2015, QMUL's Centre for Commercial Law Studies convened a group of legal experts to consider and examine issues around gaming an intellectual property law. In this article, Dr Gaetano Dimita, Lecturer in International Intellectual Property Law, sets out the many legal challenges that emerge from this growing and dynamic sector. 

Clinic Collaboration: qLegal soon to be registered as a trademark by Northumbria Student Law Office
24 April 2015
On 15 April 2015, two students from Northumbria University in Newcastle (Charlotte Stapleton and Joseph David Muir) came to London to advise on the registration of 'qLegal' as a trademark. 

qLegal's Patrick Cahill to speak at 2015 International Journal of Clinical Legal Education Conference
22 April 2015

Bottom 50 per cent of UK authors made less than £10,500 in 2013
21 April 2015
The median earnings of authors in the UK has fallen below the minimum wage, according to a survey of 2,500 writers, published by researchers at Queen Mary University of London.

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to speak at conference on The International Investment Regime in Extractive Industries, University of Dundee
21 April 2015

QMUL leads Europe-wide network of free legal advice services for start-ups
21 April 2015
A European network of legal advice clinics, led by Queen Mary University of London, is helping to deliver affordable legal services for Europe’s burgeoning start-up community, including those working in the sharing economy.

The Business of Being an Author - A Survey of Author’s Earnings and Contracts - report published
20 April 2015
Queen Mary University of London has published its final report on a research project funded by the Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society (ALCS) into the business of being an author.

Innovation falling away in parts of developing world - Professor Johanna Gibson interviewed by SciDev.Net
17 April 2015

QLLM135 Corporate Finance Law module welcomes guest lecturer Michael Hatchard, Skadden Arps
15 April 2015

The Future of International Arbitration - LexisPSL interviews QMUL and leading practitioners
13 April 2015

Dr Maxi Scherer to speak at Russian Arbitration Day on 21 May
13 April 2015

Former General Counsel of the EBRD gives the MSc Law and Finance/LLM in Law and Economics end of term lecture
10 April 2015

Professor Loukas Mistelis is keynote speaker at ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)
9 April 2015

Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal presents on Sovereign Debt for the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain
1 April 2015

Professor Peter Drahos presents paper on Geographical Indicators and Australian agriculture at the National University of Singapore (NUS)
1 April 2015

March 2015

QLLM14 Corporate Insolvency Law module welcomes guest lecturer Jaques-Alexandre Genet
30 March 2015

Jonathan Griffiths to speak at 'Copyright Exceptions and Limitations within the Scope of the Review of the EU Copyright Framework' in Latvia
25 March 2015

qLegal Blog Post: 'FutureFest - Shaping Things to Come'
25 March 2015
In this blog post, qLegal Student Adviser, Alessandro Pallavicini, describes his experience of 'FutureFest - Shaping Things to Come' a weekend event of immersive experiences, performances and speakers to excite and challenge perceptions of the future.

Professor Loukas Mistelis is to speak at the Leading Arbitrators Symposium in Vienna on 30 March 2015
24 March 2015

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas to serve in the Energy Community Secretariat, Vienna
20 March 2015

Professor Mistelis speaks at CityUK on London as a hub for dispute resolution
19 March 2015

QMUL and Norton Rose Fulbright LLP announce new Energy scholarship programme
18 March 2015
The Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS) at Queen Mary University of London has announced details of a scholarship and internship programme with legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright LLP.

Distinguished speakers from Qualcomm and Gibson Dunn and Crutcher share competition law career experience with students
18 March 2015

Corporate Finance Law Module Guest Lectures - Hui Zheng (Allen and Overy)
16 March 2015

Dr Christiana HJI Panayi is keynote speaker at Annual Tax Conference of the Malta Institute of Management (MIM)
13 March 2015

Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal interviewed on Monocle radio about Greek debt and WWII Greek-German reparations
12 March 2015

QMUL and White and Case LLP launch sixth global arbitration survey
11 March 2015
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) today announced details of the sixth International Arbitration Survey, sponsored by global law firm White and Case LLP.

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to speak at 9th annual Public Interest Environmental Law conference
10 March 2015

Professor Peter Drahos invited as commentator at Intellectual Property workshop, Victoria University of Wellington
9 March 2015

Professor Ian Walden quoted by the Romford Recorder on Havering Council email leaks
6 March 2015

Professors Guido Westkamp, Uma Suthersanen and Graham Dutfield present at CIRES, Ivory Coast
5 March 2015

Professor Loukas Mistelis to speak at Cambridge Arbitration Day
5 March 2015

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas interviewed and cited by newspaper on offshore energy in the Levant Basin
3 March 2015

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis invited to speak at an ICC conference on Multi-Party Arbitration, Istanbul
2 March 2015

February 2015

Professor Stavros Brekoulakis commissioned by PricewaterhouseCoopers to work on Alternative Dispute Resolution policies in the Emirates
27 February 2015

Dr Noam Shemtov to co-chair Fashion and IP Seminar held by Wragge Lawrence Graham and Co
24 February 2015

QMUL Law Students Visit the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal
23 February 2015

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to speak at Lancaster University School of Law
17 February 2015

QMUL LLM Scholarship for Best Advocate at Frankfurt Investment Arbitration Moot Court
17 February 2015

Report calls for radical overhaul of how the court service handles low value claims
16 February 2015
A new system of online justice would revolutionise the court system of England and Wales, according to a report from the Civil Justice Council’s Online Dispute Resolution Advisory Group. The group includes Julia Hörnle, Professor in Internet Law at QMUL.

Professor Ioannis Kokkoris interviewed by Voice of America on Greek threats to court Russian loans
15 February 2015

Professor Peter Drahos' book 'A Philosophy of Intellectual Property' translated into Persian
13 February 2015

Dr Costanza Russo interviewed by LexisNexis on Ethical Lending Policies
11 February 2015

QMUL's School of International Arbitration helps organise the Inaugural EFILA Conference
9 February 2015

The Application of the Law by Arbitrators - LLM in Paris January 2015 Opening Lecture
4 February 2015

January 2015

QMUL's Institute for Regulation and Ethics announces first Visiting Research Fellow - Dr Kara Tan Bhala
29 January 2015

7th Issue of the Global Antitrust Review published
28 January 2015

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas to speak at the Third African International Economic Law Network Regional Conference, Lagos, Nigeria
26 January 2015

Dr Costanza Russo on Banking conduct risk in 'The Banker', an FT publication
21 January 2015

Dr Rafael Leal-Arcas invited to contribute to discussions at World Economic Forum
19 January 2015

qLegal announces partnership with Cooley LLP
15 January 2015

Energy companies must repair relationship with society, says former CEO of BP
15 January 2015
Businesses and extractive industries should communicate openly and engage more effectively with society, according to the former CEO of British Petroleum (BP), who was speaking at the launch of QMUL’s Energy and Natural Resources Law Institute.

Meet law staff in Paris at the l'Etudiant Masters, Masteres et MBA Fair 16-17 January
13 January 2015

Queen Mary Postgraduate Law Scholarship Winners 2014
9 January 2015

Professor Ioannis Kokkoris interviewed by World Finance on the uncertainty of the Greek economy
6 January 2015

December 2014

Corporate Finance Law Module Guest Lectures
5 December 2014

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