Mr John MacLeod

Mr John MacLeod

  • Lecturer in Commercial Law (School of Law)

telephone: 0141 330 2404
email: John.MacLeod@glasgow.ac.uk

Biography

John MacLeod joined the School of Law in 2010.  He is a graduate of the University of Edinburgh and worked as a Legal Assistant at the Scottish Law Commission from 2006-7.  In 2008-9, he held a Max Planck Scholarship at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law at Hamburg.  

John is a member of the Obligations Committee of the Law Society of Scotland, the European Law Institute and the Higher Education Academy and provides professional training for practicing lawyers.

Research interests

His research interests are private and commercial law, with a particular focus on historical and comparative approaches.

 

 

Selected publications

MacLeod, J. (2013) The reception of the actio Pauliana in Scots law. In: Safley, T.M. (ed.) The History of Bankruptcy: Economic, Social and Cultural Implications in Early Modern Europe. Series: Routledge explorations in economic history. Routledge, pp. 200-222. ISBN 9780415687300

MacLeod, J. (2010) Before bell: the roots of error in the Scots law of contract. Edinburgh Law Review, 14(3), pp. 385-417. (doi:10.3366/elr.2010.0303)

Grants

Mr Macleod has been awarded the following grant:

2012

Mr J MacLeod (together with Dr Ross G Anderson) was awarded the sum of £4,062 by the Modern Law Review (MLR) for research on Private Law in Multilingual Jurisdictions.

Supervision

Research students under supervision

Obiora Godwin Ezike - 'Functionalism, Legal Transfers and the Financial Collateral Directive'

All publications

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2014

Anderson, R. G., Chalmers, J. and MacLeod, J. (Eds.) (2014) Glasgow Tercentenary Essays: 300 Years of the School of Law. Avizandum: Edinburgh. ISBN 9781904968139

2013

MacLeod, J. and Zimmermann, R. (2013) Unworthiness to inherit, public policy, forfeiture: the Scottish story. Tulane Law Review, 87(4), pp. 741-785.

MacLeod, J. (2013) The reception of the actio Pauliana in Scots law. In: Safley, T.M. (ed.) The History of Bankruptcy: Economic, Social and Cultural Implications in Early Modern Europe. Series: Routledge explorations in economic history. Routledge, pp. 200-222. ISBN 9780415687300

2010

MacLeod, J. (2010) Before bell: the roots of error in the Scots law of contract. Edinburgh Law Review, 14(3), pp. 385-417. (doi:10.3366/elr.2010.0303)

2009

MacLeod, J. (2009) Chalk dust in the law of inhibition. Edinburgh Law Review, 13(2), pp. 294-298. (doi:10.3366/E1364980909001437)

MacLeod, J. (2009) Offside goals and induced breaches of contract. Edinburgh Law Review, 13(2), pp. 278-282. (doi:10.3366/E1364980909001395)

Anderson, R.G. and MacLeod, J. (2009) Offside goals and interfering with play. Scots Law Times, 2009(17), pp. 93-97.

Zimmermann, R. and MacLeod, J. (2009) Schottisches privatrecht. In: Handwoerterbuch des Europaeischen Privatrechts. Mohr Siebeck: Tuebingen, pp. 1373-1377. ISBN 9783161499180

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Articles

MacLeod, J. and Zimmermann, R. (2013) Unworthiness to inherit, public policy, forfeiture: the Scottish story. Tulane Law Review, 87(4), pp. 741-785.

MacLeod, J. (2010) Before bell: the roots of error in the Scots law of contract. Edinburgh Law Review, 14(3), pp. 385-417. (doi:10.3366/elr.2010.0303)

MacLeod, J. (2009) Chalk dust in the law of inhibition. Edinburgh Law Review, 13(2), pp. 294-298. (doi:10.3366/E1364980909001437)

MacLeod, J. (2009) Offside goals and induced breaches of contract. Edinburgh Law Review, 13(2), pp. 278-282. (doi:10.3366/E1364980909001395)

Anderson, R.G. and MacLeod, J. (2009) Offside goals and interfering with play. Scots Law Times, 2009(17), pp. 93-97.

Book Sections

MacLeod, J. (2013) The reception of the actio Pauliana in Scots law. In: Safley, T.M. (ed.) The History of Bankruptcy: Economic, Social and Cultural Implications in Early Modern Europe. Series: Routledge explorations in economic history. Routledge, pp. 200-222. ISBN 9780415687300

Zimmermann, R. and MacLeod, J. (2009) Schottisches privatrecht. In: Handwoerterbuch des Europaeischen Privatrechts. Mohr Siebeck: Tuebingen, pp. 1373-1377. ISBN 9783161499180

Edited Books

Anderson, R. G., Chalmers, J. and MacLeod, J. (Eds.) (2014) Glasgow Tercentenary Essays: 300 Years of the School of Law. Avizandum: Edinburgh. ISBN 9781904968139

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