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Law - Career - 19.07.2017
Language the key to the door of international law
Language the key to the door of international law
University of Queensland graduate Anna John has supercharged an international legal career by learning a second language.

Innovation - Law - 18.07.2017
Red Cross Handbook On Data Protection In Humanitarian Emergencies
  The Brussels Privacy Hub of Vrije Universiteit Brussel has jointly published the Handbook on Data Protection in Humanitarian Action together with the International Committee of the Red Cross.

Social Sciences - Law - 18.07.2017
We Must Ensure Immigration Courts Operate Properly
A common refrain dominates immigration discussions - "They broke the law and should be deported." The message holds power, because it suggests that allowing immigrants cast as lawbreakers to remain in the country weakens the rule of law.

Law - Politics - 17.07.2017
Legal experts parse the Trump campaign-Russia connection and the law
Stanford law scholars Robert Weisberg and David Sklansky examine the potential legal ramifications of Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer who allegedly promised negative information on Hillary Clinton.

Administration - Law - 14.07.2017
The British public reject 'no deal' on Brexit, new research finds
The British public want a deal on Brexit, and are willing to compromise to get one, new research by the Policy Institute at King's College London, RAND Europe and Cambridge University shows. The finding suggests that the public would disagree with the Prime Minister's claim that 'no deal for Britain is better than a bad deal for Britain' when it comes to negotiations for leaving the EU.

Law - Life Sciences - 14.07.2017
Science of skulls comes to UQ
Science of skulls comes to UQ
An interesting group is meeting at The University of Queensland this week: its members are united by their expertise in reconstructing faces from skulls.

Health - Law - 12.07.2017
Why Lawmakers Must Preserve and Expand Medicaid Eligibility
As congress wrestles with replacing the Affordable Care Act (ACA), a big question is where they will land with Medicaid expansion.

Law - Career - 12.07.2017
New book by UTM prof reveals flaws of workplace discrimination law
Toronto, ON - A new book by U of'T Mississauga assistant professor of sociology  Ellen Berrey  explores the legal outcomes of the most common type of civil litigation in the United States-employment discrimination claims-and the limitations of the law in addressing problems of workplace inequality.

Law - Social Sciences - 07.07.2017
Trial and error in Northern Irish abortion law
Trial and error in Northern Irish abortion law
Dr Ruth Fletcher from QMUL's School of Law co-authors an article about abortion law reform in Northern Ireland.

Religions - Law - 06.07.2017
Jeffrey Stackert
Associate Professor of Hebrew Bible and in the Department of Classics, the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations and the College Jeffrey Stackert is a biblical scholar who situates the Hebrew Bible in the context of the larger ancient Near Eastern world in which it was composed.

Law - Career - 04.07.2017
Management board salaries rising at a slower pace than corporate profits
Management board salaries rising at a slower pace than corporate profits
Research news The salaries of DAX management board members rose by only 1 percent last year, although the profits earned by their companies increased by 25 percent.

Law - Economics / Business - 04.07.2017
UK can lead the way in labour rights post-Brexit
UK can lead the way in labour rights post-Brexit
Leading academics have today published a set of proposals for the protection of workers' rights in post-Brexit UK trade agreements.

Astronomy / Space Science - Law - 03.07.2017
Fighting slavery from space
Members of the public have been helping experts from the University of Nottingham in their mission to end slavery, by tracking potential sites of exploitation from space.

Social Sciences - Law - 30.06.2017
Human rights and democracy in Myanmar
Leading human rights activist Debbie Stothard will address issues facing the South-East Asian nation of Myanmar during a public seminar at The University of Queensland on Monday.

Law - Health - 28.06.2017
From ashtrays full of cigarette butts to smoke-free environments
From ashtrays full of cigarette butts to smoke-free environments
This week, it will be ten years since the smoking ban for enclosed workplaces in the UK came into force.

Social Sciences - Law - 28.06.2017

Law - Social Sciences - 28.06.2017
World's next generation of human rights investigators meets at Berkeley
World’s next generation of human rights investigators meets at Berkeley
!- Start of DoubleClick Floodlight Tag: Please do not remove Activity name of this tag: UCB001CP Retargeting URL of the webpage where the tag is expected to be placed: http://unknown This tag must be placed between the Adebayo Okeowo traveled more than 10,000 miles to UC Berkeley from South Africa.

Administration - Law - 26.06.2017
Stanford law professor weighs in on Supreme Court’s decision to hear travel ban case
Stanford law professor Jayashri Srikantiah discusses the Supreme Court's decision to hear the Trump Administration's appeals about Trump's executive order banning travel of certain nationals from Muslim-majority countries.

Law - Health - 21.06.2017
Doctors write fewer prescriptions after sunshine laws reveal drug company payments
ANN ARBOR?Payments by drug companies to doctors have become so common that most states have passed laws to promote transparency. Known as "sunshine" laws, they require drug companies to disclose payments to physicians. Often one of the stated goals is to pressure doctors to prescribe lower-cost generic drugs instead of name-brand when possible.

Law - Economics / Business - 21.06.2017
Violent crime increases in right-to-carry states
Stanford Law School Professor John Donohue found that states that adopted right-to-carry laws have experienced a 13 to 15 percent increase in violent crime in the 10 years after enacting those laws. States that have enacted right-to-carry (RTC) concealed handgun laws have experienced higher rates of violent crime than states that did not adopt those laws, according to a Stanford scholar.

Social Sciences - Law - 19.06.2017
Top level speakers will address peacebuilding event at Lancaster University
Top level speakers will address peacebuilding event at Lancaster University
The development of fresh insights into peacebuilding will be at the forefront of thinking at a Lancaster University Knowledge Exchange symposium and workshop on 5 and 6 July.

Law - Politics - 19.06.2017

Social Sciences - Law - 16.06.2017
Reference guide for domestic violence epidemic
Reference guide for domestic violence epidemic
Magistrates, judges, victims and support officers nationwide can now refer to a one-stop reference guide about domestic and family violence.

Physics - Law - 15.06.2017
Working group: Give citizens say in nuclear accident plans
As nations search for ways to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, the long-simmering debate over nuclear power has heated up.

Law - Social Sciences - 14.06.2017
Employment law reform needed to fix social care in the UK
New research by a Cardiff University academic has offered an innovative and timely insight into the UK's crisis of social care.

Career - Law - 13.06.2017
Stanford scholars offer analysis on U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ hearing before Senate committee
Attorney General Jeff Sessions appeared before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday. Stanford scholars Kori Schake and David Sklansky share their thoughts on the proceedings.

Social Sciences - Law - 13.06.2017
Faculty panelists discuss immigration reform in America
Shannon Gleeson, Sergio Garcia-Rios, Stephen Yale-Loehr and Barbara Knuth at the Mosaic Forum on immigration, migration and refugee policy.

Career - Law - 08.06.2017
Scholars analyze Comey hearing
Stanford scholars offer their thoughts on former FBI Director James Comeyâ??s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee.

Law - 06.06.2017
Donation to create Centre on Statelessness
Peter and Ruth McMullin intend to make one of the most significant gifts in the history of the University of Melbourne Law School to establish the worldâ??s only academic centre devoted to the problem of statelessness.

Economics / Business - Law - 05.06.2017
Experts available on London terror incidents
Experts available on London terror incidents
The following UQ experts are available to comment on the latest terrorist incidents in London. This list will be updated.

Law - History / Archeology - 02.06.2017

Environment - Law - 31.05.2017
Development, security and the oceans
A networking event to celebrate World Oceans Day has been organised by Cardiff University.

Law - Economics / Business - 31.05.2017

Law - Mathematics - 29.05.2017
New scaling law predicts how wheels drive over sand
New scaling law predicts how wheels drive over sand
When engineers design a new aircraft, they carry out much of the initial testing not on full-sized jets but on model planes that have been scaled down to fit inside a wind tunnel. In this more manageable setting, they can study the flow of air around an aircraft under all manner of experimental conditions.

Law - 26.05.2017
Does the Filibuster Still Serves Our Country Well?
Much of the debate about President Donald Trump's announcement to cancel the Deferred Action for Child Arrivals, or DACA, program in six months concerns both the fate of nearly 700,000 undocumented r

Law - 26.05.2017
Does the Filibuster Still Serve Our Country Well?
Much of the debate about President Donald Trump's announcement to cancel the Deferred Action for Child Arrivals, or DACA, program in six months concerns both the fate of nearly 700,000 undocumented r

Law - Career - 24.05.2017
QMUL to hold joint training programmes with Qatar's Ministry of Justice
QMUL to hold joint training programmes with Qatar’s Ministry of Justice
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is due to hold joint legal training with Qatar's Ministry of Justice.

Law - 24.05.2017
What will happen to European criminal law after Brexit?
What will happen to European criminal law after Brexit?
The UK will not be able to select which sections of the European Union criminal law system it abides by post-Brexit, according to Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas of Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

Law - Social Sciences - 23.05.2017
Blind academic calls for Royal Commission into abuse of people with disabilities
Blind academic calls for Royal Commission into abuse of people with disabilities
A legally blind academic from The University of Queensland has thrown his full support behind a petition demanding Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull launch an immediate Royal Commission into the abuse of disabled people.

Law - Health - 22.05.2017
Support for health care law higher when polls mention ’repeal’
With the U.S. Senate set to take up debate on a new health care bill, Cornell researchers asked a simple question. Does the American public want former President Barack Obama's health care law repealed and replaced' The answer is, it depends on how you ask the question. The team analyzed hundreds of national opinion polls from March 2010, when Obama signed the Affordable Care Act, through the recent presidential election.

Law - Sport - 17.05.2017
Research on cricket bat design is enshrined in law
Research on cricket bat design is enshrined in law
The Laws of Cricket have been improved thanks to a study carried out by researchers from Imperial College London.

Law - 17.05.2017
Justice system addicted to jail - ANU academic
A leading law academic from ANU has warned that Australia's criminal justice system is addicted to incarceration, describing the rate of imprisonment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as a catastrophe.

Law - 17.05.2017
Australian laws not equipped to deal with race issues
It's time to lay bare the truth of what we live with, which is a race-based legal system in a multicultural society. One of Australia's leading anti-discrimination law experts believes it's time for Australia to open up a potentially confronting discussion on race issues within the Australian legal system.

Social Sciences - Law - 16.05.2017
Case Management Instead of Jailing Asylum-Seeking Families
If there is anything to be learned from recent political events, it is that the public does not want to see corporations grow rich off of the suffering of families.

Law - 12.05.2017
Using the game Minecraft to teach young people about our legal system
Using the game Minecraft to teach young people about our legal system
From virtual building blocks to robotic lawyers, Minecrafting the Law is a novel way children and young people to explore the complexities of our legal system.
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