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Breakfast seminar on Business and Employment Law held at UL

The School of Law and the International Commercial and Economic Law Research Group, in collaboration with Sweeney McGann solicitors, recently hosted a successful breakfast seminar on 'Managing Information' as part of the Business and Employment Law Top Tip Series 2017/18. The seminar, which was held in the UL Pavilion, was attended by over 120 delegates… Continue reading Breakfast seminar on Business and Employment Law held at UL

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Article: More than a game: football, politics and popular culture

Later this month, the Football Collective with gather at the University of Limerick to examine many of the ways in which football intersects with politics and popular culture. Prior to this conference, Dr James Carr, Dr Martin Power and Dr Stephen Millar of the Popular Music and Popular  Culture Research Cluster, Department of Sociology, University of Limerick wrote an article for RTÉ'S Brainstorm:… Continue reading Article: More than a game: football, politics and popular culture

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Dr Laura Cahillane speaks on RTÉ radio about the Compulsory Purchase scheme

Dr Laura Cahillane (School of Law) was interviewed this week on RTÉ Radio’s Morning Ireland where she spoke about property rights in the Constitution in the context of the Government’s proposed Compulsory Purchase scheme to solve the housing crisis. You can listen back here: http://www.rte.ie/radio/utils/radioplayer/rteradioweb.html

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Lecturer Dr Fergal Quinn on the implications of continued attacks on the free press

Following the shutdown of The Cambodia Daily newspaper in Phnom Penh, Journalism lecturer Dr Fergal Quinn wrote for the Irish Examiner about the implications of the continued  attacks on the free press in the west and elsewhere. “You have one channel, we have 39 channels. If you curse me, you will receive bad merit. Those… Continue reading Lecturer Dr Fergal Quinn on the implications of continued attacks on the free press

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Dr Laura Cahillane on Vincent Browne and Morning Ireland

UL School of Law's Dr Laura Cahillane was invited to speak on Morning Ireland on 19th June about the controversy over the appointment of the former Attorney General Máire Whelan to the Court of Appeal. Later that night she also appeared on the Tonight with Vincent Browne show on TV3, where she debated the controversy… Continue reading Dr Laura Cahillane on Vincent Browne and Morning Ireland

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University of Limerick named as “the centre for technical writing training in Ireland”

The Sunday Times this week named the University of Limerick as “the centre for technical writing training in Ireland”. In an article featuring technical writing as a career with excellent employment prospects in Ireland, the newspaper notes that the MA in Technical Communication and E-Learning “can be completed part-time over two years or full-time over one, and… Continue reading University of Limerick named as “the centre for technical writing training in Ireland”