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Helping students with their Future Plan

As the University Future Plan week draws to a close, students studying on the LLB have had the opportunity to meet with a wide range of legal professionals and academics to get an insight into life in practice and…

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Paths into Law – Alumni Success Stories

On Monday morning, 5 alumni attended the Law Career Event to talk about their paths into law. Students at all stages of their degree attended the talk to learn about different progression routes and opportunities for when they…

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Your Future Plan – Law Career Event

As part of the University of Gloucestershire’s commitment to employability and career opportunities, there are dedicated weeks of non-teaching where students can engage and participate in future plan activities. The Law School is looking forward to hosting a 3-day law…

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Induction 2019

Last week we welcomed our new Level 4 Law students to the University of Gloucestershire.  As well as gaining an overview of how the law course runs, the week provided the opportunity for students to get to know…

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Do non-disclosure agreements have a place in the era of #MeToo?

The non-disclosure agreement (NDA) has recently found itself at the forefront of media and political attention in the wake of the #MeToo movement. This movement initially exposed some of Hollywood’s deepest and darkest secrets, where it gained serious…

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Treatment of Uighur Muslims in China: How can the world answer?

International crimes and human rights abuses, particularly when targeted against one group of people, are of global significance and notice. Atrocities such as the Armenian genocide, the Holocaust and more recently, the persecution of the Rohingya Muslims in…

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Q&A on Brexit with Richard Graham, MP for Gloucester

Richard Graham, MP for Gloucester for the Conservative Party participated in an insightful and interactive Q&A on Brexit with the School of Law students chaired by Mauro Pucheta, Lecturer in Law, at the School of Business and Technology,…

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First birth from a deceased womb donor

The news broke in early December that the first baby had born following a womb transplant from a deceased donor. Dr Natasha Hammond-Browning was interviewed by BBC News 24 about this medical development. The recipient of the womb…

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What is Your Future Plan?

With a  Your Future Plan Week commencing 22nd October, now is the perfect time to think about your career goals and aspirations. Whether you want to qualify as a lawyer or are interested in non-legal routes, the sessions…

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Extending Civil Partnerships to Heterosexual Couples: Where are we now?

The concept of civil partnerships extending to heterosexual couples has been prevalent in the news lately – firstly, as a result of the Steinfield and Keidan case, and secondly, due to the recent announcement from Theresa May of…

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