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BIICL Director to Stand Down

Prof Robert McCorquodale...


Brexit Activities

View our activities and events on the legal consequences of the Brexit vote.


Law of the Sea - UNCLOS as a Living Treaty

A book edited by Jill Barrett and Richard Barnes....

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Nine Tenths of the Law: Property, dispossession and human rights in South Africa

Property, dispossession and human rights in South Africa...