The Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (School of Advanced Study, University of London) is pleased to announce the following conference:
Title: Legislative Drafting and Language: Legal Language in Context
Date: Tuesday 30 June, 11:00 – 17:00
Venue: Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London, WC1B 5DR
Speakers: Professor Giuliana Garzone, University of Milan; Dr Karen McAuliffe, University of Exeter; William Robinson, Senior Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies; Susan Wright, Director in the Translation Directorate General at the Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg; Professor Ann Nowak (via Skype), Touro College Jacob D Fusberg Law Centre, Central Islip, NY; Professor Stephen Neal, CUNY Graduate Centre, New York; Professor Giulia Pennisi, University of Palermo.
Themes: 1) Should law have a specific language? 2) The language of the law in multilingual contexts; 3) Law and context>.
For the programme and booking and online paymnets, please see the conference website: http://events.sas.ac.uk/events/view/17743
Conference Fees: £75.00; and, £50.00 for students.
Venue: IALS, 17 Russell Square, London, WC1B 5DR
General enquiries: IALS.Events@sas.ac.uk