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Law Clinic is shortlisted for prestigious pro bono awards

The Open Justice Centre’s Law Clinic, which offers free online legal advice led by OU students supervised by qualified solicitors, has been shortlisted in the LawWorks Annual Pro Bono Awards.

31st October 2018

The best in Europe – now for global domination!

A recent Law School graduate is the ‘best in Europe’ in the world’s leading academic awards programme that recognises innovation and excellence at undergraduate level.

9th November 2018

Level 1 Law now an option for prison learners

Starting this October, students in secure environments have the opportunity to study level 1 Law with The Open University Law School.

5th November 2018

It’s six of the best from the Open Justice Centre

Six Law students have received an Open Justice Award for their contribution to pro bono.

30th October 2018
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Open Justice Centre is improving lives through online learning for the advice sector

The OU Law School’s Open Justice Centre has developed a prototype online learning module in discrimination and human rights law training for charities.

3rd October 2018

The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple: Insight Evenings

Starting on your journey to becoming a Barrister? The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple, one of the four barrister Inns of Court are hosting a series of events across England and Wales for those interested in becoming a barrister.

27th September 2018

6 Top Tips For Answering Problem Questions In Law

In the latest in a series of articles, Emma Jones offers tips on how to approach challenging questions in law to gain relevant information, which includes applying legal principles to specific scenarios and writing clear, logical advice.

3rd August 2018

Two decades and counting as first ever Head of Department is appointed

Anne Wesemann becomes the first Head of the Department of Law this month, ahead of events planned for October which will mark the 20th anniversary of welcoming the first ever intake of law students.

3rd August 2018
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Two hours of gripping television guaranteed

The return of TV series The Prosecutors will provide another extraordinary insight into the work of the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS).

27th July 2018
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Too Many Law Students Not Enough Jobs: How To Stand Out

Law remains a very popular degree course, the figures demonstrate how competitive it is to secure a training contract or a pupillage. So in this very crowded market place, how do you stand out?

29th June 2018

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Nov 26

Making international law work for women post-conflict: new voices

Monday, November 26, 2018 - 09:00 to Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 17:00

Amnesty International, Human Rights Action Centre, London

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Nov 29

Business Network Breakfast Briefing: The challenge of smart contracts

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 08:00 to 10:00

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Contact: OU Business Network

Jan 29

The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple: Insight Evening, Durham

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 18:00 to 20:30

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