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Professor Jonathan Montgomery

Bioethics as a Governance Practice

6 May 2015

The Centre for Health, Ethics and Law (HEAL), part of the University of Southampton Law School, is pleased to welcome Professor Jonathan Montgomery on 7 May 2015.


Mooting

Southampton Law School Society scoops top prize at regional mooting competition

15 April 2015

Students from the Southampton Law School clinched first prize at the Southern regional mooting finals in March. The competition was sponsored by 3PB, a top 30 ranked UK Chambers.


Researchers from Southampton Law School to work with the European Defence Agency

4 March 2015

A team of researchers from the Departments of Law and Engineering, in collaboration with Lloyd’s Register, the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) and other independent consultants, have signed a contract with the European Defence Agency to research the liability position in respect of accidents involving unmanned maritime vehicles.


National Success for Southampton Law School students

2 March 2015

Two Law School students Dan Anghelache (year 3) and Fareed Anees (year 2) recently won their way through to the grand final of the inaugural Landmark Chambers Property Moot. Having beaten strong teams from the University of Reading and University College London in the first two rounds, Dan and Fareed faced teams from Cambridge, Durham and Oxford in the final held at Landmark Chambers in London.


Clyde & Co Prize rewards exceptional LLM Maritime Law student

16 February 2015

Southampton Law School student Angeliki Valsami has been presented with the Clyde & Co Prize for Best Overall Performance on the LLM in Maritime Law by the firm’s partner Jane Andrewartha.


Boldrewood Innovation Campus

University of Southampton awarded one million pounds to help address global marine and maritime challenges

13 January 2015

The Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute (SMMI) at the University of Southampton has been awarded over one million pounds to develop students who will help tackle global marine and maritime challenges.


Researchers debate

Latest issues in digital privacy identity and data protection debated by Southampton researchers

27 November 2014

Researchers from the University of Southampton recently gathered for a special day dedicated to discussing digital challenges surrounding the collection, use and management of personal data.


2014 prize winners

Southampton IT lawyers lead international debate on privacy and security

24 October 2014

Leading IT lawyers from around the world met in Lisbon to discuss current topics at the latest conference of the International Association of IT Lawyers (IAITL) in October 2014, organised by members of the Southampton Law School’s Institute for Law and the Web (ILAWS).


Gard Prize rewards outstanding work by Southampton LLM Maritime Law student

13 October 2014

UK Managing Director of international marine insurance company Gard, Andre Kroneberg, has presented the 2014 Gard Prize to LLM Maritime Law student Jingwen Zheng. She achieved the highest marks in the Carriage of Goods by Sea postgraduate module taught by academic lawyers at the University of Southampton’s Institute of Maritime Law (IML).


Innovating at the Frontiers: The Postgraduate Bioethics Conference 2014

6 October 2014

HEAL PGRs Alexander Chrysanthou and Emma Nottingham recently hosted the 8th Annual Postgraduate Bioethics Conference at the University of Southampton. The Conference theme was ‘Health Law and Bioethics at the Frontiers of Innovation’. The two-day event was attended by a range of national and international students and academics from different disciplines, including philosophy, law, sociology, humanities, medicine and biomedical science.