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Proportionality: A Transversal Principle?
Comparative Law Perspectives


This conference, which is organised by the UK and French judiciary and academics, brings together academics and members of the judiciary to examine the notion of proportionality. Proportionality is a flexible principle which plays a central role in international, European and national law, and is applied in core public law cases (judicial review of governmental action or constitutional review), in criminal law cases as well as increasingly in a private law scenario. This seminar will examine the operation of the principle in different legal systems, and attempt to deconstruct the concept.

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.

13th October 2015

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19th October 2015

This Way, That Way, The Other Way? Directions for Human Rights in the UK

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21st October 2015

Judicial review and the Rule of Law: An Introduction to the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015, Part 4

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27th October 2015

Rapid Response Event: Europe's Investment Court Proposal

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2nd November 2015

A More Literal and Predictable Approach for the Court of Justice of the EU?

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