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The rule of law - form and substance

Lord Justice Laws, who has been lord justice of appeal since 1999, will give a public lecture at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) on Wednesday 22 November. He will speak on The Rule of Law - form and substance.

Carol Harlow, professor emeritus of public law at LSE, will act as discussant to the points raised.

This lecture is part of the Rule of Law Series hosted by the LSE Law Department and Clifford Chance in conjunction with JUSTICE. The series focuses on the importance of the rule of law and its various aspects

Lord Justice Laws has been a lord justice of appeal since 1999. Prior to this, he was a judge of the High Court of Justice of England and Wales.

The Rule of Law - Form and Substance is on Wednesday 22 November at 6.30pm in the Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE, Aldwych, London, WC2A. The event is free and open to all with no ticket required.


To reserve a press seat, please contact Jessica Winterstein, LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7060 or email j.winterstein@lse.ac.uk| 


The next event in this series will be held on Wednesday 29 November. Jonathan Faull will present a lecture entitled The Rule of Law: the European dimension|.

13 November 2006