Judicial Review of Primary Legislation in France

Event Name Judicial Review of Primary Legislation in France
Start Date 27th Mar 2014 5:30pm
End Date 27th Mar 2014 7:30pm
Duration 2 hours
Description

Open to all.

The Franco-British Lawyers Society, in Association with the Edinburgh School of Law, invites you to a lecture by the students of the Law School of the University of Lorraine entitled "Judicial review of primary legislation in France: the increase in judicial activism in the Constitutional Council".

The discussion will cover the 2008 reform of the French constitution extending the powers of judicial review of the Constitutional Council and will assess the impact of such reform on the institutional balance of powers in the French legal system.

The event will be held at the Edinburgh Law School, Raeburn Room, from 5.30 pm, starting with a coffee and tea, followed by the presentation at 6pm.

 Further details can be found here.