Was it the work of sneaky law students? Source: Cheeky tenants add unexpected birthday cake contract clause into their lease – Legal Cheek Continue reading Cheeky tenants add unexpected birthday cake contract clause into their lease – Legal Cheek
Check out what our very own Moot Pres, Sarah Barber, has to say about external moots! Continue reading The Dos and Don’ts of External Mooting Competitions!
Chas Cochand from 2KBW will be conducting a workshop on how to cross-examine at 6pm on Tuesday, 1 March 2016, at 54/4011. Come learn more about cross-examination, whether you’d like an introduction to or a refresher on how to cross-examine effectively. It will be excellent preparation if you’re planning to enter our cross-examination competition, which will … Continue reading Cross-examination workshop by Chas Cochand
Last night we were hosted by the University of Portsmouth Law Society for their annual charity dinner. The event was in aid of the well known children’s charity, Great Ormond Street Hospital. The prestigious guest speaker this year was the distinguished Supreme Court judge, Lord Toulson. Lord Toulson was called to the Bar by Inner … Continue reading An Evening with Lord Toulson
20th February 2016 I used to be a Eurosceptic and in large part I remain one; I am now just as wary of the bullshit from Westminster and Whitehall as I ever was of the bullshit from Brussels. There… Source: Being neutral about Brexit – Jack of Kent blog Continue reading Being neutral about Brexit – Jack of Kent blog
Yesterday morning, the highest court in the land sent Twitter into a social media frenzy as it gave its highly anticipated ruling on the law of joint enterprise. The Supreme Court confirmed that the law on this controversial doctrine has been “wrongly interpreted”, and overruled more than 30 years of higher court case law. This is … Continue reading Criminal law syllabuses to get makeover as Supreme Court gives landmark joint enterprise judgment | Legal Cheek
Scalia’s death is could have a dramatic impact on several cases before the Supreme Court – even before his successor is seated. Source: How Scalia’s death reshapes four Supreme Court cases – BBC News Continue reading How Scalia’s death reshapes four Supreme Court cases – BBC News