The Modern Law Review

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Edited By: Julia Black

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 74/149 (Law)

Online ISSN: 1468-2230

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2016 Chorley Lecture

The Negligence Standard: Political Not Metaphysical

Professor John Gardner, Professor of Jurisprudence at the University of Oxford

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The Chorley Lecture Series

Previous Lectures

2015 Chorley Lecture
Law as Information in the Era of Data-driven Agency
Professor Mireille Hildbrandt, Chari of Smart Environments, Data Protection and the Rule of Law institute of Computing and Information Sciences (iCIS) Radboud University Nijmegen; Professor of Technology Law and Law in Technology Research Group of Law Science Technology and Society (LSTS) Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Associate Professor of Jurisprudence, Erasmus School of Law, Erasmus University Rotterdam; European Commission.
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2014 Chorley Lecture
The Constitutional Imagination
Professor Martin Loughlin, Professor of Public Law at the LSE
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2013 Chorley Lecture
The Challenge of Executive Democracy in Europe
Professor Deirdre Curtin, Professor of European Law of the University of Amsterdam
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The Modern Law Review Seminars

Since 1998, The Modern Law Review has been allocating funding, which is currently in the region of £35,000 per annum, to support scholarly seminars on any subject broadly within the publishing interests of the Review. The funds are allocated through competitive bids submitted by 15 November each year. Enquiries and applications for funding should be made to Professor Andrew Lang:

2016 Wedderburn Prize

2016 Wedderburn Prize

The Modern Law Review Editorial Committee is pleased to announce that the 2016 Wedderburn Prize has been awarded to:

Sandy Steel, Wadham College, Oxford, for his recent work ‘Justifying Exceptions to Proof of Causation in Tort Law' Volume 78, Issue 5, pages 729-758, September 2015.

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