human rights

June 24, 2020

Modern Slavery: Slave contracts, human and labour rights

Slavery is not a thing of the past. The modern form of slavery is exemplified in the contractual drafting practices and particularly observable in the entertainment industry, among others. Read this article to challenge some current legal procedures and reflect on the expanding definition of slavery.
June 24, 2020

The Future Lawyer Weekly Update – w/c 22nd June

The round-up of the stories that a budding Student Lawyer should be aware of this week. Sign up here to get these updates in your inbox every week.
June 22, 2020

BLM and the Legal Profession: Tackling Racism and Increasing Cultural Diversity

The Black Lives Matter movement has radically resurged in 2020, as a result of a viral video capturing the death of George Floyd at the hands […]
June 10, 2020

The Future Lawyer Weekly Update – w/c 8th June

The round-up of the stories that a budding Student Lawyer should be aware of this week
June 1, 2020
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Citizen Claim: the EU citizen choice question

An article written by guest contributor Sophia Ploumaki which aims to analyse the European citizenship choice question.
June 1, 2020

Long Read: How do we protect our prisoners?

This Long Read is a legal overview of the issues surrounding the treatment of prisoners. Generally, the concept of human rights is used as blanket protection, which, in reality, may conceal the mistreatment of prisoners. This article provides readers with alternative perspectives heavily backed by data to compare it with the traditional interpretation of the issue.
May 12, 2020

Reflection on the Treatment of Sexual Assault Victims in Turkey

Vareesha Sameem provides an insight into the Turkish approach to the human rights crisis experienced by sexual assault victims.
May 12, 2020
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The Future Lawyer Weekly Update – w/c 11th May

The round-up of the stories that a budding Student Lawyer should be aware of this week.
April 14, 2020
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The Future Lawyer Weekly Update – w/c 13th April

The round-up of the stories that a budding Student Lawyer should be aware of this week.