Monday, 1 September 2014

BCU Law School and the Modern Law Review Event: Judicial Recusal: 21st Century Challenges

Modern Law Review Event Flyer.pdf


This high profile event brings together world leading experts on judicial recusal to discuss the complexities surrounding both actual bias in judicial decision making and judgements, and also the incidences of the appearance of bias. The issue of judicial recusal is deeply embedded within the provision of the right to a fair trial. It is one of the basic human rights of all who are "brought before the law."


BCU Law School and the Modern Law Review will host:

Panel:

The Rt Hon Lord Roger Toulson, Justice of the UK Supreme Court
The Hon. Justice. Sir Grant Hammond, President of the Law Commission of New Zealand
The Hon. Michael Kirby, Former Justice of the High Court of Australia
The Hon. Raymond J McKoski, Former Judge, Nineteenth Circuit, Illinois.    

Panel Chair:

Mr. Mark George, QC, Garden Court North Chambers

Venue: Room P350, The Parkside Building, 5 Cardigan Street, Birmigham, B4 7BD
Date: 26 September 2014
Time: 4:30-8:30pm.



For more information on this exciting event, please email:

Professor Julian Killingley at - julian.killingley@bcu.ac.uk

Or to register for the event, please click on the below link:

BCU/ModernLawReviewEvent