New approaches must be adopted to tackle the escalating problem of economic cybercrime, according to a new report co-authored by a University of Leeds expert, for the City of London Corporation, supported by the City of London Police.
Diane Ryland and Alicia Epstein, both PhD research students at the School of Law presented papers at the first Agricultural Law Colloquium in Pisa in September 2015, after being selected by an international panel. The University of Leeds was the only establishment to have two speakers present at the conference.
Dr Peter Whelan, Associate Professor at the School of Law, delivered a guest lecture at the University of Strathclyde on 7 October 2015.
- N8 Policing Innovation Forum - Cybercrime - 13 October 2015 — 14 October 2015 | Conference
- On Liberty: In conversation with Shami Chakrabarti - 15 October 2015, 17:30h to 19:00h | Lecture
- The post-LASPO landscape: Challenges for family law - 16 October 2015, 9:30 - 17:00 | Workshop | Centre for Law and Social Justice
- Surviving The Bar - 19 October 2015, 17:30 | Seminar | Centre for Law and Social Justice
William Harrison Graduate Research Scholarship
Applications are welcomed for the William Harrison Graduate Scholarship from suitably qualified persons who wish to commence postgraduate research studies in the academic year 2015-16.
The award is open to full-time students (UK/EU or International) who have been offered a place on a PhD with the School of Law.
Deadline: 10 August 2015 (17:00 GMT)
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