School of Law

Centre for Business Law and Practice PGR Conference

21 October 2015 | 13:00 - 17:00 | Conference
Room 1.13, Liberty Building

The Centre for Business Law and Practice’s annual postgraduate researcher conference is an opportunity for PGRs within the research centre to gain experience of presenting their research in front of a friendly and informal audience whilst allowing others to garner a greater understanding of the research projects currently taking place within the School of Law.

Participation and attending the event is free, however for planning purposes it would be appreciated if attendees would register at Eventbrite.

For any questions about the event please email Michael Randall at


13:00 – 13:30
Welcome lunch

Session 1 – 13:30 – 15:00
13:30 – 14:00: Negar Mardani ‘The Director’s Duties to Companies in Iran: What Imperfections Exist and What Could Be Done By Way Of Improvement.’ 
14:00 – 14:30: Taskin Iqbal 'Exploring New Horizons With The Concept Of Enlightened Shareholder Value: An Introduction'.
14:30 – 15:00: Amrisha Pandey ‘Clean, Fresh Water and the Role of Law in Delivering It’.

Tea and Coffee Break 15:00 – 15:15

Session 2 - 15:15 – 16:45
15:15 – 15:45: Norhaliza Ghapa ‘The Legal Protection of Package Travel Tourist in Malaysia’.
15:45 – 16:15: Alison (Lu) Xu ‘The Art of Choice-of-law and its Application in China’. 
16:15 – 16:45: Michael Randall 'The European Commission’s Financial Transaction Tax 4 Years On: Has it Had its Day?'

16:45 – 17:00
Closing Remarks by Professor Gerry McCormack

17:30 – Drinks in Veritas Ale & Wine Bar (Great George Street)

Location Details

Room 1.13
Liberty Building
University of Leeds

The Liberty Building is number 16 on the campus map.

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