• 21Mar

    Family Law in a Changing Society: Changing Family Forms Conference
    Edinburgh Centre for Private Law

  • Event Starts: 21st Mar 2018 9:30am
    Event Ends: 21st Mar 2018 4:30pm
    Location: St Cecilia's Hall
    Contact Email: law.events@ed.ac.uk

    Edinburgh Centre for Private Law is delighted to host this one day conference, looking at changing families in society and law. 


    Speakers include:

    Lady Wise, Senator of the College of Justice;

    Professor Linda Elrod, Washburn University USA;

    Dr Louise Crowley, UCC Cork; and 

    Dr Andy Hayward, Durham 

    with further comment from practitioners and members of the judiciary, including Sir James Munby and Sheriff Aisha Anwar. 

    The morning session will focus on child law and children's rights, while the afternoon session will examine adult relationships. Topics will cover a range of issues, including the child's best interests in relocation disputes; surrogacy; equal civil partnerships and cohabitation; and denomination and demographic change in marriage.

    The conference is free but ticketed. 

     Registration here: https://family_law_2018.eventbrite.co.uk 

    For more information on SKO Family Law Specialists, visit: http://www.sko-family.co.uk/