New Food Law initiative launched
Posted on May 12, 2016
In a seminar held to launch a new focus of the University's Institutional Research Theme (IRT) on Food, Nutrition and Well-being, Ms Anjanette Haller-Barker, lead researcher for this new research area, presented a theoretical framework for food law.
TuksLaw hosts international Judicial Workshop on Environmental Rights
Posted on April 21, 2016
On Friday, 16 April 2016, the Faculty of Law of the University of Pretoria, South Africa, was host to an international Judicial Workshop on Environmental Rights to provide practical and theoretical grounding in the implementation of environmental rights and serve as the springboard for the...
Commencement of MPhil in Medical Law and Ethics
Posted on February 16, 2016
Class of 2015 for MPhil in Medical Law and Ethics welcomed back for next semester.
Call for applications: Faculty of Law’s LLM in Extractive Industries Law in Africa (EILAF)
Posted on August 27, 2015
The Department of Public Law of the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria is calling for applications to the Faculty’s LLM in Extractive Industries Law in Africa (EILAF), a first for the continent.
Seminars on Comparative Law Methodology and Research hosted by the Department of Private Law
Posted on March 18, 2015
On Monday, 16 March 2015, the Department of Private Law in the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria hosted a seminar on Comparative Research Methodology by world-renowned expert, Prof Katharina Boele-Woelki from Utrecht University, The Netherlands.
Centre hosts renowned scholar on gender stereotyping Rebecca Cook
Posted on March 11, 2015
The Centre for Human Rights at the Faculty of Law is very fortunate to be hosting the renowned visiting scholar Prof Rebecca Cook at the University of Pretoria. Prof Cook is Professor Emerita and Co-Director of the International Reproductive and Sexual Health Law Programme at the University of...
The case speaks for itself – after 90 years
Posted on January 22, 2015
Earlier in the year, UP News featured the Centre for Law and Medicine and its involvement in a case taken to the Supreme Court of Appeals (SCA), where the Centre acted as Amicus Curiae, or ‘friend of the court’, in a case of medical negligence. The Centre advocated for Res Ipsa...
Faculty of Law introduces an MPhil degree in Medical Law and Ethics as from January 2015
Posted on October 28, 2014
The Centre for Medicine and Law in the Department of Public Law, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria, is proud to announce the introduction of an MPhil degree in Medical Law and Ethics.