School of Law

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The School of Law is proud to welcome students, staff and partners into our internationally renowned and vibrant community. With a focus on excellence in teaching, coupled with a strong research base, we provide global leadership on legal knowledge and education.

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Professor Dominic McGoldrick publishes paper on Freedom of Speech and Academic Freedom in UK Higher Education

Professor Dominic McGoldrick publishes paper in Human Rights Quarterly on 'Freedom of Speech and Academic Freedom in Higher Education in England', examining the context, development, and significance of the Higher Education (Freedom of Speech) Act 2023.
20 May 2024

Upcoming events

Children's Rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territories and Israel - Voices from the UN Human Rights System

23 May 2024 (17:15-18:15)
MS Teams
This event brings together two leading UN experts to address the urgent and evolving child rights crisis in the Occupied Palestinian Territories and Israel: Ann Skelton (Chairperson, UN Committee on the Rights of the Child) and Farida Shaheed (UN Special Rapporteur on the right to education).

Public Procurement: Global Revolution 2024

17 (09:00) - 18 June 2024 (17:00)
East Midlands Conference Centre

Nottingham International Criminal Justice Conference

08 (09:00) - 09 July 2024 (15:30)
University Park NG7 2RD Nottingham
The School of Law, in partnership with the International Criminal Justice Unit of the Human Rights Law Centre, will be holding an interdisciplinary conference to bring together academics, practitioners and policymakers to explore, discuss and debate current issues in international criminal justice.


School of Law

Law and Social Sciences building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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