Professor Annelize Nienaber, Head of the Department Public Law at UP delivers inaugural address
Posted on May 28, 2018
On 22 May 2018, Professor Annelize Nienaber, Head of the Department of Public Law in the Faculty of Law at the University of Pretoria, presented her inaugural address as appointed Departmental Head on ‘Meaningful knowledge? Law and ethics in postgenomic gene-therapy research’.
The sky is not the limit for Space Law pioneer Prof Stephan Hobe and TuksLaw Master's students
Posted on March 08, 2018
The Faculty of Law at the University of Pretoria takes great pride in the fact that international Air and Space Law expert and extraordinary professor in the Department of Public Law at TuksLaw, Prof Stephan Hobe, has just completed his eight annual academic visit to TuksLaw since 2011. The...
Global public health issue of patient safety under the spotlight in Doctor of Laws thesis
Posted on February 14, 2018
The Faculty of Law at the University of Pretoria is proud to announce that another one of its staff members has qualified as a Doctor of Laws on Monday, 12 February 2018. Dr William Oosthuizen's (29) thesis, titled 'Reconciling patient safety and liability: Lessons from a Just Culture' deals...
TuksLaw celebrates its ranking as Best in Africa
Posted on December 11, 2017
The Faculty of Law, its alumni, foreign dignitaries, friends, members of the judiciary, staff and students recently celebrated the faculty's 2018 ranking by Times Higher Education World University Rankings (THE) as the best in Africa and 92nd in the world.
The devastation of mining under the Environmental Law students' magnifying glass
Posted on September 28, 2017
On 19 August 2017 TuksLaw students enrolled for the LLB elective and LLM module in Environmental Law, with lecturer Ms Melanie Murcott from the Department of Public Law at the University of Pretoria, participated in an educational excursion to experience the impact of mining in the Witwatersrand...
TuksLaw Doctoral scholar affiliated with SARChI Professorship in International Constitutional Law awarded prestigious international scholarship
Posted on August 31, 2017
Martha Bradley, a doctoral student affiliated with the SARChI Professorship in International Constitutional Law was one of only four recipients of the prestigious Hague Academy of International Law Doctoral Scholarships for 2017. Martha Bradley is an LLD candidate and non-resident SARChI...
2017 Humanities for the Environment Conference
Posted on August 01, 2017
The Centre for the Advancement of Scholarship is bringing together scholars to generate discussion and research into using the broad field of the humanities and its related disciplines to understand and engage with global environmental problems.
TuksLaw student wins 2015 Ismail Mahomed Law Reform Essay Competition
Posted on July 28, 2016
The Faculty of Law at the University of Pretoria is proud to announce that Aadelah Shaik Yakoob is the winner of the South African Law Reform Commission's (SALRC) 2015 Ismail Mahomed Law Reform Essay Competition in the LLB category.