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We are a busy, dynamic school with a great deal of activity across our research, academic and student communities. Here you can find a selection of our latest news stories.

Experiments in Automating Immigration Systems

Posted on Friday 14 January 2022

In recent years, the Home Office has started using automated systems to make immigration decisions. These systems promise faster, more accurate, and cheaper decision-making, but in practice they have exposed people to distress, disruption, and even deportation.

York Graduate Research School (YGRS) PhD Scholarships

Posted on Tuesday 11 January 2022

Up to six fully-funded PhD scholarships

Transparency and Participation in the Face of Scientific Uncertainty (hybrid)

Posted on Tuesday 7 December 2021

Coming up in January 2022 A workshop part of the York-Maastricht Partnership project 'Constitutional challenges of EU regulatory techniques'

Prestigious Prize awarded to York Law School Professor

Posted on Thursday 25 November 2021

Professor Caroline Hunter, of York Law School, has been awarded a prestigious prize for contributions to the legal academy.

Online Conference: Religious Actors & Humanitarian Norms Compliance in Armed Conflict

Posted on Tuesday 23 November 2021

Join us on 8-10 December 2021 for the online conference Religious Actors & Humanitarian Norms Compliance in Armed Conflict: Roles, Influence, Engagement.

Geneva Peace Week

Posted on Monday 8 November 2021

The Generating Respect Project contributes to Geneva Peace Week 2021

Mishcon de Reya partnership

Posted on Thursday 4 November 2021

University of York and Mishcon de Reya form partnership to explore the use of machine learning to improve evidence of judicial review decision-making.

Plastics, Law, Students and the Problem of Plastics

Posted on Wednesday 3 November 2021

York Law School and the Baroness Hale Legal Clinic invites you to attend our conference on PLASTICS in the Law building on Wednesday 17th November from 16.30-19.30

Cambridge Handbook of Private Law and AI

Posted on Monday 19 July 2021

Today saw the first day of a 5 day long international conference on Private Law and AI

Love York Awards

Posted on Thursday 17 June 2021

Success for two law students shortlisted at the Love York Awards!