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LL.M. student secures internships with the EU Delegation to China and Mongolia, and the French Competition Authority

A current LL.M. student has secured internships with the EU Delegation to China and Mongolia, and with the French Competition Authority. The student in question recently completed the advanced competition law course and is currently working on detailed comparative competition law research.  The Asian assignment will last for six months and will involve work with the trade section of the EU Delegation in Beijing, working o...

Section 57 of the recently enacted Criminal Justice Scotland Act 2016

Section 57 of the recently enacted Criminal Justice Scotland Act 2016 provides that the Lord Advocate must issue a code of practice on the conduct of pre-trial identification procedures in criminal cases. This follows from a recommendation made by the Post-Corroboration Safeguards Review (the Bonomy Committee), on which Professor Pamela Ferguson served.   Section 57(7) of the new Act states that: “A court or tr...