Programme

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*BACL – British Association of Comparative Law Webinar
The Regulation of Hate Speech Online and its Enforcement in a Comparative Perspective

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Full Programme

Tuesday 31st August 2021

09:30 – 11:30

BACL – British Association of Comparative Law Webinar *

11:30 – 13:00

Lunch – Networking and Exhibitor Booths Open

13:00 – 14:30

Subject Sessions A1

14:30 – 15:00

Break – Networking and Exhibitor Booths Open

15:00 – 16:30

Subject Sessions A2

17:00 – 19:00

Welcome Drinks & Hot Buffet Dinner

Wednesday 1st September 2021

08:45 – 09:15

Networking Lounge and Helpdesk Open

09:15 – 10:45

Subject Sessions A3

10:45 – 11:00

Break – Networking and Exhibitor Booths Open

11:00 – 12:30

Subject Sessions A4

12:30 – 13:15

Lunch – Networking and Exhibitor Booths Open

13:15 – 15:00

Doctoral Students Parallel Sessions

15:00 – 15:30

Break – Networking and Exhibitor Booths Open

15:30 – 17:00

Plenary 1 – Future Challenges for Legal Education
Sponsored by Oxford University Press

18:30 – 22:00

SLS Drinks at St Chads College, Durham University & Dinner at Durham Town Hall – Announcement of the Birks Book Prize Winner
After dinner speaker – The Rt Hon Sir Andrew McFarlane QC, President of the Family Division and Chair of the Family Justice Council

Thursday 2nd September 2021

08:45 – 09:00

Networking Lounge and Helpdesk Open

09:00 – 10:45

AGM

10:45 – 11:00

Break – Networking Lounge Open

11:00 – 12:30

Plenary 2 – Future Challenges for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch – Networking and Exhibitor Booths Open

13:30 – 15:00

Subject Sessions B1

15:00 – 15:15

Break – Networking and Exhibitor Booths Open

15:15 – 16:45

Subject Sessions B2

19:00 – 21:30

SLS BBQ & Drinks

Friday 3rd September 2021

08:45 – 09:15

Networking Lounge and Helpdesk Open

09:15 – 10:45

Subject Sessions B3

10:45 – 11:00

Break – Networking and Exhibitor Booths Open

11:00 – 12:30

Subject Sessions B4

12:30 – 13:15

Lunch – Networking and Exhibitor Booths Open

13:15 – 14:30

Plenary 3 – Future Challenges for Law Schools post-Covid and the Climate Emergency & Close