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Course News: 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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Course News: 08 December 2018

New course to be offered from September / October 2019 – Advanced Diploma in Quasi–Judicial Decision–Making

New course to be offered from September / October 2019 – Advanced Diploma in Quasi–Judicial Decision–Making

The range of entities making independent decisions over a multiplicity of complaints, disputes and entitlements is ever–increasing. Tribunals, adjudicators, disciplinary panels, ombudsmen and a gamut of appeals bodies are keystones of both public and, to a growing extent, private administration in Ireland. These quasi–judicial decision–makers walk an often tricky line between procedures adapted to their area of dispute resolution, the need for efficiency and speed, and the dominant requirement of due process.

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News: 07 December 2018

Christmas Collection for Children in Direct Provision

Christmas Collection for Children in Direct Provision

King’s Inns are delighted to support a group of BL students who are collecting Christmas gifts for children in Dublin Direct Provision centres. This worthwhile initiative is spearheaded by Céile Varley, Joy Kangere and Barakat Gbadamosi. The response has been amazing so far and it is really encouraging to see so many King’s Inns students and staff getting involved.

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Course News: 04 December 2018

McCarthy Scholar Deirdre Moore completes Stage in European Court of Human Rights

McCarthy Scholar Deirdre Moore completes Stage in European Court of Human Rights

This September I had the privilege of spending a month in Strasbourg working in the European Court of Human Rights for Judge Síofra O’Leary as part of the Niall and Barbara McCarthy Bursary.

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Course News: 01 December 2018

Open Day 2019 – Tuesday 5th March 6pm to 8pm

Open Day 2019 – Tuesday 5th March 6pm to 8pm

Open Day for the Diploma in Legal Studies and Degree of Barrister–at–Law.

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Course News: 01 December 2018

Open Day 2019 – Saturday 2nd March 2pm to 4pm

Open Day 2019 – Saturday 2nd March 2pm to 4pm

Open Day for the Diploma in Legal Studies and Degree of Barrister–at–Law.

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LSDSI: 27 November 2018

Christmas Carols at the Inns

Christmas Carols at the Inns

The LSDSI [The Law Students’ Debating Society of Ireland] are hosting their annual King’s Inns Christmas Carol Service on Tuesday, December 4th at 5.30pm in the Dining Hall.

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King’s Inns Library: 15 November 2018

Conservation rebinding of the first edition of the expanded Magna Carta 1556

Conservation rebinding of the first edition of the expanded Magna Carta 1556

The Magna Carta or Great Charter is the foundation stone of the rule of law in the British Isles. It has provided the outline for modern democracies and has managed to remain relevant to the cause of human rights even today.

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Course News: 02 November 2018

February 2019: Be a Law Student at King’s Inns for a Day

February 2019: Be a Law Student at King’s Inns for a Day

The Diploma in Legal Studies is a two–year course involving the study of law. While aimed at people who would like to qualify as a barrister but don’t have a Law qualification, the course also attracts people with a general interest in the Law. Furthermore, many graduates of the Diploma in Legal Studies find it to be of benefit in their existing career.

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News: 25 October 2018

Job Opportunities: Courts Service of Ireland – Head of Legal Research and Library Services (Principal Officer)

Job Opportunities: Courts Service of Ireland – Head of Legal Research and Library Services (Principal Officer)

The Courts Service is offering an excellent opportunity at a senior management level as Head of Legal Research and Library Services (Principal Officer).

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