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Law - Health - 03.09.2020

Health - Law - 21.08.2020
How a Law School clinic fought for affordable energy amid COVID-19
When the coronavirus pandemic began this past spring, University of Chicago Law School scholars and students had already spent months battling Detroit's electricity provider over a proposed rate increase.

Social Sciences - Law - 13.08.2020
’Economic anthropology’ to back native title claims
New anthropology research from The University of Queensland is assisting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples with their native title and water right's claims.

Law - Career - 11.08.2020
’It was surreal’: Law School students argue before the Seventh Circuit-from home
On June 9, four days before he graduated from the University of Chicago Law School, Addison Bennett put on a suit for the first time in months, set up his laptop in the home office in his parents' Gr

Social Sciences - Law - 06.08.2020
Graphic violence online: Campus human rights lab pioneers safer viewing
To avoid vicarious trauma, students at the Human Rights Center Investigations Lab view disturbing videos together, rather than alone, in their work monitoring social media for evidence of potential human rights violations and war crimes.

Law - Environment - 28.07.2020
Graduate elevates young voices in the fight for climate justice
University of Queensland Arts/Law graduate Briana Collins is determined to change the world through her work with the Queensland Environmental Defenders Office (EDO).

Law - Criminology / Forensics - 27.07.2020
Opinion: Genocide or not, the Uighurs need urgent international support
In an op-ed, Professor Philippe Sands (UCL Laws) explains why the focus on the word 'genocide' skews our responses to other acts of mass atrocity.

Social Sciences - Law - 24.07.2020

Environment - Law - 16.07.2020
Landmark case could give 'Rights of Nature' to endangered forests
Landmark case could give ’Rights of Nature’ to endangered forests
In a landmark court case, Ecuador could soon become the first nation to use the ‘Rights of Nature' in relation to protected forests.

Innovation - Law - 16.07.2020
MIT-BU law clinics help students bring innovations into the world
MIT-BU law clinics help students bring innovations into the world
Growing program provides free legal services to student entrepreneurs and researchers, while giving law students practical experience.

Law - Career - 16.07.2020

Law - Social Sciences - 15.07.2020

Social Sciences - Law - 13.07.2020
Deaths in custody database gives voice to the vulnerable
Deaths in custody database gives voice to the vulnerable
Legal professionals, journalists and researchers now have access to a new-and-improved version of the Deaths in Custody Project - the first comprehensive national database of its kind.

Law - Social Sciences - 02.07.2020
Race, voting & elections
With the COVID-19 pandemic and racial unrest surging across America, five Berkeley Law professors on Monday described how race could profoundly impact the upcoming U.S. presidential election.

Law - Economics / Business - 29.06.2020
Companies use work, school links to gain legal advantage in patent infringement cases
Share on: Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Corporations seek and secure favorable legal decisions by retaining attorneys who have worked for or studied with federal judges, a new study reveals.

Law - Career - 25.06.2020
Stanford law students help win landmark Supreme Court case
Stanford law students help win landmark Supreme Court case
The Supreme Court's ruling last week that federal law protects gay and transgender workers from discrimination was facilitated, in part, by law students working in the Stanford Supreme Court Litigation Clinic.

Law - Social Sciences - 14.06.2020
Police use-of-force policies fall short of human rights standards, report finds
Police use-of-force policies in the nation's 20 largest cities fail to meet international human rights standards, according to a new report from the University of Chicago Law School.

Law - 11.06.2020
Measures to address ’unregulated’ legal services will enhance consumer protection
All providers of legal services in the UK, whether legally qualified or not, should be registered and regulated according to a major review of legal services, conducted by Stephen Mayson, Honorary Professor of Law at UCL.

Environment - Law - 11.06.2020

Administration - Law - 03.06.2020
TUM shapes digital administration for the new decade
TUM Center for Digital Public Services The Technical University of Munich (TUM) has established a unique research center for the digitalization of public administration.

Philosophy - Law - 02.06.2020
Stanford Ethics and Compliance Helpline is ready - and eager - to help
Stanford Ethics and Compliance Helpline is ready - and eager - to help
Tony Duong, program manager of Stanford's Ethics and Compliance Program, is ready to answer questions and address concerns of the Stanford community to the Ethics and Compliance Helpline, including issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Law - History / Archeology - 29.05.2020

Health - Law - 21.05.2020
Healthcare rationing could see 'unlawful deaths' from COVID-19, researchers claim
Healthcare rationing could see ’unlawful deaths’ from COVID-19, researchers claim
Current medical guidelines risk unlawful deaths of patients - with doctors, hospitals, and even the government potentially liable - if a second peak forces hard choices due to shortages of ventilators and other critical care resources.      Hospitals and doctors may end up acting unlawfully - and worse, patients may end up dying unlawfully Jeff Skopek While the initial coronavirus peak is starting to pass - in Europe, at least - without the ventilator shortages many feared, the spectre of a second wave or future outbreak means questions of medical rationing still hold sway.

Law - Social Sciences - 20.05.2020
Eviction case filed for 1 in 6 rental units in Michigan
Michigan's eviction filing rate was 17% in 2018-or the equivalent of one eviction case for every six occupied rental housing units in the state, according to new research from the University of Michigan and Legal Services of South Central Michigan.

Social Sciences - Law - 18.05.2020
A call for an end to solitary confinement
A call for an end to solitary confinement
New research from The University of Queensland has called for an end to solitary confinement in Queensland prisons because of the impact on the mental and physical health of prisoners. The multidisciplinary report was co-authored by Law School researcher Professor Tamara Walsh , Director and Principal Solicitor of Prisoners' Legal Service (PLS) Helen Blaber and a team of UQ students and PLS volunteers.
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