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Current Students: 19 July 2019

King’s Inns Law Review – Volume IX Call for Submissions

King’s Inns Law Review – Volume IX Call for Submissions

The King’s Inns Law Review (KILR) is now considering articles, case notes and commentaries for inclusion in its 9th Volume. For this edition, a prize of €500 will be awarded to the best article submitted. A further prize of €500 will be awarded to the best submission on the theme of ‘The Digital Economy and Workers’ Rights’. Prizes sponsored by Fórsa.

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Prospective Students: 15 July 2019

Consider an excellent legal career through Irish at the heart of Europe with an Advanced Diploma in Lawyer–linguistics and Legal Translation

Consider an excellent legal career through Irish at the heart of Europe with an Advanced Diploma in Lawyer–linguistics and Legal Translation

Former student, and now lawyer–linguist with the European Parliament in Brussels, Jennifer Moore, highlights the benefits of undertaking this course in her profession life and career.

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Prospective Students: 15 July 2019

Ar smaoinigh tú fós ar ghairmréim nua rathúil le dlí trí Ghaeilge ag croí na hEorpa le hArd–Dioplóma sa Dlítheangeolaíocht

Ar smaoinigh tú fós ar ghairmréim nua rathúil le dlí trí Ghaeilge ag croí na hEorpa le hArd–Dioplóma sa Dlítheangeolaíocht

Míníonn Jennifer Moore, iarmhac léinn ar an gcúrsa Ard–Dioplóma sa Dlítheangeolaíocht agus san Aistriúchán Dlíthiúil agus dlítheangeolaí le Parlaimint na hEorpa sa Bhruiséil, mar a chuidigh an cúrsa agus an cháilíocht léi ina saol gairmiúil.

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Library: 10 July 2019

King’s Inns Librarian appointed as President of the British and Irish Association of Law Librarians

King’s Inns Librarian appointed as President of the British and Irish Association of Law Librarians

Renate Ni Uigin, Librarian at The Honorable Society of King’s Inns became President of the British and Irish Association of Law Librarians (BIALL) in June 2019.

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Prospective Students: 04 July 2019

Take on a new career working through Irish at the heart of Europe with an Advanced Diploma in Legal Translation from King’s Inns

Take on a new career working through Irish at the heart of Europe with an Advanced Diploma in Legal Translation from King’s Inns

Former student, and now translator with the European Commission in Brussels, Ian Eglington, highlights the benefits of undertaking an Advanced Diploma in Legal Translation.

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Prospective Students: 04 July 2019

Tabhair faoi ghairmréim nua rathúil trí Ghaeilge ag croí na hEorpa le hArd–Dioplóma sa Aistriúchán Dlíthiúil ó Óstaí an Rí

Tabhair faoi ghairmréim nua rathúil trí Ghaeilge ag croí na hEorpa le hArd–Dioplóma sa Aistriúchán Dlíthiúil ó Óstaí an Rí

Míníonn Ian Eglington, iarmhac léinn ar an gcúrsa Ard–Dioplóma san Aistriúchán Dlíthiúil agus aistritheoir leis an gCoimisiún Eorpach sa Bhruiséil, mar a chuidigh an cúrsa agus an cháilíocht leis ina shaol oibre agus gairmiúil.

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Prospective Students: 01 July 2019

Strengthen your career with an Advanced Diploma in Legal Practice through Irish from King’s Inns

Strengthen your career with an Advanced Diploma in Legal Practice through Irish from King’s Inns

Former student, and now senior counsel Ronan Munro SC, highlights the benefits of undertaking an Advanced Diploma in Legal Practice through Irish. The aim of the course is to enable legal practitioners to practice their profession through Irish as well as giving an insight into this area of law to professionals working with the Law and the Irish language.

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Prospective Students: 01 July 2019

Cuir ar do chumas an dlí a chleachtadh trí Ghaeilge agus cuir le do chuid deiseanna gairme dá réir

Cuir ar do chumas an dlí a chleachtadh trí Ghaeilge agus cuir le do chuid deiseanna gairme dá réir

Míníonn Ronan Munro SC, iarmhac léinn ar an gcúrsa Ard–Dioplóma Dlí–Chleachtadh trí Ghaeilge agus abhcóide sinsir, mar a chuidigh an cúrsa agus an cháilíocht leis ina shaol oibre agus gairme. Is í aidhm an chúrsa seo cleachtóirí dlí a chumasú lena ngairm a chleachtadh trí Ghaeilge chomh maith le léargas ar an ngné seo de chúrsaí dlí a thabhairt do dhaoine gairmiúla a oibríonn leis an Dlí agus leis an nGaeilge.

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Prospective Students: 21 June 2019

New course to be offered Autumn 2019 – Advanced Diploma in Social Media and Media Law

New course to be offered Autumn 2019 – Advanced Diploma in Social Media and Media Law

This Advanced Diploma in Social Media and Media Law will provide a comprehensive introduction to and overview of social media and media law to include Irish law, EU Law and the jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights. Students will learn about the main areas of media law to include the law of defamation, contempt of court, privacy, freedom of expression broadcasting/press regulation and the regulation of new forms of media.

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Current Students: 20 June 2019

ICC Moot 2019 – a report from Kevin Roche, current Barrister–at–Law student

ICC Moot 2019 – a report from Kevin Roche, current Barrister–at–Law student

Five students were chosen to represent the King’s Inns in this year’s International Criminal Court Moot Competition: Raphael O’Leary, Céile Varley, Michael Lindsay, Hansi Fischer Kerrane, and Kevin Roche.

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Job Vacancies : 07 June 2019

Job Opportunity: Member Relations Officer, King’s Inns

Job Opportunity: Member Relations Officer, King’s Inns

The role of the Members Relations Officer is largely about communications. Through this role, we aim to keep our members connected – not only with King’s Inns but also with each other. We encourage and promote professional development on an individual level and we keep our members aware of King’s Inns developments including fundraising opportunities and achievements.

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Alumni: 29 May 2019

IWLA Podcast: Episode 1 – Divorce Referendum

IWLA Podcast: Episode 1 – Divorce Referendum

The Irish Women Lawyers’ Association (IWLA) is delighted to launch the first episode of their new podcast series. Episode One, Ferga McLoughlin BL and Angela Collins BL discuss the effects of the thirty–fifth amendment to the Irish Constitution, and how it is likely to affect the family law landscape into the future.

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Job Vacancies : 23 May 2019

Job Opportunity: Courts Service of Ireland – Judicial Assistant in the Superior Courts

Job Opportunity: Courts Service of Ireland – Judicial Assistant in the Superior Courts

The Courts Service has excellent opportunities to work with the judiciary as a judicial assistant. The role is a three year contract which involves providing support to judges which can range from administrative, research and attending court. These roles provide an invaluable insight into the practical workings of the courts.

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General: 14 May 2019

Open Call for the Inaugural Creative Residency by King’s Inns and Dublin City Council Culture Company

Open Call for the Inaugural Creative Residency by King’s Inns and Dublin City Council Culture Company

The Honorable Society of King’s Inns and Dublin City Council Culture Company invite applications from artists to spend six months living and working in the unique environment of King’s Inns, Dublin 1.

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Library: 17 April 2019

Special Launch Screening of Confinement, a short film by Trish McAdam

Special Launch Screening of Confinement, a short film by Trish McAdam

A timespace map across 500 years from Henrietta Street to Grangegorman, using digital animated charcoal drawings, the film is narrated by the imagined, irreverent voice of a dead artist friend, Tony Rudenko, voiced by Aidan Gillen, with music by composer Roger Doyle.

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Job Vacancies : 29 March 2019

Job Opportunity: Courts Service of Ireland – Legal Research Manager (Assistant Principal Officer)

Job Opportunity: Courts Service of Ireland – Legal Research Manager (Assistant Principal Officer)

The Courts Service is offering an excellent opportunity at a senior management level as Legal Research Manager in Smithfield, Dublin 7.

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General: 07 March 2019

Calcutta Run 2019

Calcutta Run 2019

Calcutta Run the Legal Fundraiser is calling runners of all levels, family, kids and friends to kick off the summer by either running or walking the 10km or shorter distance of 5km on Saturday 18 May at Blackhall Place at 11am.

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Job Vacancies : 06 March 2019

Job Opportunity: Courts Service of Ireland – Solicitor (Assistant Principal Grade)

Job Opportunity: Courts Service of Ireland – Solicitor (Assistant Principal Grade)

The Courts Service has an excellent opportunity for a Solicitor, based in its head office in Smithfield, Dublin 7.

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Library: 13 February 2019

#BookCoverChallenge undertaken by King’s Inns Library

#BookCoverChallenge undertaken by King’s Inns Library

The King’s Inns Library @KILibrary was recently challenged on Twitter to take part in the #BookCoverChallenge – to post an image of a different book cover each day for 7 days with no explanations.

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General: 12 February 2019

Conference on Opportunities for Law Graduates as EU Lawyer–Linguists

Conference on Opportunities for Law Graduates as EU Lawyer–Linguists

[English text below] Tá raidhse dheiseanna fostaíochta leis an AE i réimse na dlítheangeolaíochta. Tá Cúirt Bhreithiúnais an Aontais Eorpaigh i mbun Aonad Gaeilge a fhorbairt agus idir seo agus an 31 Nollaig 2021 fostófar os cionn 20 dlítheangeolaí ann.

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Current Students: 06 February 2019

Launch of King’s Inns Law Review Volume VIII

Launch of King’s Inns Law Review Volume VIII

The Editorial Board of King’s Inns Law Review are pleased to invite you to the Launch of the Eighth Volume of King’s Inns Law Review and the first Annual King’s Inns Law Review Lecture – Ireland and the ECHR Act 2003: 15 Years On.

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Prospective Students: 04 January 2019

New course to be offered Spring / Summer 2019 – Advanced Diploma in Medical Law

New course to be offered Spring / Summer 2019 – Advanced Diploma in Medical Law

This course will provide a comprehensive overview of Medical Law with a focus on both domestic and European in that area. Participants will develop an understanding of the practical application of Medical Law principles, the legal obligations on medical professionals and regulatory practice.

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