Public Events

LSE Law School hosts events that play a major role in policy debates & in the education of lawyers and law teachers from around the world.

Public events during Michaelmas 2021

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Wednesday 27 October 2021   |    6pm,  Alumni Theatre

London Review of International Law Annual Lecture:
Laleh Khalili: Moving OiI

Speaker: Laleh Khalili, Professor of International Politics, Queen Mary University of London

Chair: Dr Tor Krever

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Wednesday 27 October 2021   |    5pm on Zoom 

The Criminalisation of Abuse and the Crisis of Authority

Speaker: Galia Schneebaum (Harry Radzyner Law School, Reichman University)

Chair: Peter Ramsay

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Monday 1 November 2021   |   10am, venue tbc

Thinking Again about Criminal Law and Empire

Speaker: Arlie Loughnan (University of Sydney)

Chair: Federico Picinali




Friday 12 November 2021   |    1pm

The Google Shopping Judgment: An Analysis

Speakers: Thomas Graf; Claire Simpson; Vanessa Turner; Oliver Bethell

Chair: Pablo Ibáñez Colomo

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Wednesday 24 November 2021   |    5pm on Zoom

Constitutional Reform in Chile

Speakers: Dr Samuel Tschorne; Dr Camila Vergara

Chair: Peter Ramsay

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Tuesday 30 November 2021   |    6.30pm on Zoom

The Fate of the TRIPS Waiver at the 12th WTO Ministerial Conference

Speakers: Dr Luke McDonagh, Professor Caroline Ncube, Mr Markus Lang

Chair: Dr Siva Thambisetty

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Wednesday & Thursday 8–9 December 2021 (online)

2021 Global Tax Symposium

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Thursday 9 December 2021   |    6pm - 7.30pm

How To Get Away With Killing? A Social Science Counter-investigation

Speakers: Professor Didier Fassin; Dr Richard Martin; Christina Varvia

Chair: Professor Nicola Lacey



Public Events from 2020/21 - Look back at our year in events!

Listen back to our major public events hosted by LSE Law School in 2020/21, including events from the Shaping the Post-COVID World Initiative.

1. What is to be done about Fake News in Politics? (May 2021)

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2. Celebrating Ruth Bader Ginsburg 1933-2020 (March 2021)


3.Working From Home: legal issues arising from the 'new normal' (November 2020)

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4. Occupying the Pedestal: cultural heritage, protest and the law (October 2020)


5. The State of Emergency as the Rule and Not the Exception: crisis conditions and exploitative lawmaking during COVID-19 and beyond (October 2020)

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6. Is it Time to Cancel Household Debt? (October 2020)

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