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Environmental Law in Practice

For the first seminar in the LLM Environmental Law Seminar Series 2016/2017, Kent alumnus Rufus Howard spoke about his journey from gaining an LLM in Environmental Law and Policy at Kent to becoming Director of Sustainable Development at Royal HaskoningDHV and beyond. During … Continue reading

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Kent Law School students amongst most satisfied in the UK

Students at Kent Law School are amongst the most satisfied law students in the UK according to latest results issued by the National Student Survey (NSS). This year’s figures, released today, reveal that 91% of final year undergraduate students said … Continue reading

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Housing law reform by Professor Helen Carr contributes to new Renting Homes Act in Wales

Research into housing law reform by Kent academic Professor Helen Carr has contributed to a new law aimed at protecting the rights of both tenants and landlords in Wales. The new Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016, granted Royal Assent this … Continue reading

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Unique new specialism in Law and the Humanities for Kent LLM students

A unique new specialism in Law and the Humanities is now on offer to graduates studying the Kent LLM, a one-year taught Master’s in Law. Law and the Humanities is the latest in a suite of 11 LLM specialisms to … Continue reading

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Dr Alan McKenna’s expertise in law and use of drones called upon by media

Dr Alan McKenna’s expertise in law and the use of drones continues to be called upon by media outlets across the UK. Dr McKenna was interviewed by BBC Radio Devon earlier today following news that police forces in Dorset, and Devon … Continue reading

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Kent ranked as one of top 15 law schools in the UK

Kent Law School is ranked as one of the top 15 law schools in the UK in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016. The latest national league table results, published yesterday, also rank Kent Law School amongst the … Continue reading

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Summer School attendees enjoy unique pedagogical journey

Attendees at the inaugural Kent Summer School in Critical Theory, held at the University of Kent’s centre in Paris, enjoyed a ‘unique pedagogical journey’. The interdisciplinary Summer School, supported by Kent Law School and its interdisciplinary Centre for Critical Thought, … Continue reading

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The age of drones has arrived quicker than the laws that govern them

International Law expert Dr Gbenga Oduntan asks if the boom in the use of drones is outpacing the law in an article published by The Conversation. The age of drones has arrived quicker than the laws that govern them Just because … Continue reading

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Brazil Winter School 2015

Five undergraduate law students from Kent are currently enjoying a five-week Winter School at two Brazilian universities,  the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) in Porto Alegre and the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) in Belo Horizonte. It is the … Continue reading

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Medway law student interviewed by Sky news and national radio

Medway law student Gemma Blythe has been interviewed by Sky News and a national radio station this week, both broadcasters seeking her perspective on the latest cuts to legal aid. Gemma, a stage 2 LLB Law student studying part-time at … Continue reading

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