Law Reform and Public Policy
The Law Reform and Public Policy research group was established in 2016, bringing together researchers in themes such as Family Law, Public Law and Private Law.
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News and Events
20 JanCongratulations to Professor Lindsay Farmer on the award of a Major Leverhulme Fellowship for his project ‘Criminal Law and Markets’. The project will run for three years from September 2019 and will investigate the shifting relations between markets and criminal law.
12 JunTwo research projects into the family justice system have been awarded funding by the Scottish Government, with the aim of improving understanding of the barriers to children’s views being heard in family law cases.
01 MayThis week sees the publication of an evidence review by Professor James Chalmers and Professor Fiona Leverick, commissioned by the Scottish Government, into methods of conveying information to jurors.