Prof Giovanni Sartor appointed SCLP Visiting Professor in Law and Artificial Intelligence

The Surrey Centre for Law and Philosophy (SCLP) at the University of Surrey, School of Law is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Giovanni Sartor as Visiting Professor of Law and Artificial Intelligence, starting Sept 1 2020. This is a three-year honorary appointment. Professor Sartor is one of the world’s leading researchers in the […]

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SCLP Welcomes New Leadership

We are delighted to announce that Hrafn Asgeirsson and Kenneth Ehrenberg, both of the University of Surrey School of Law, are the new Co-Directors of the Surrey Centre for Law and Philosophy (SCLP). Hrafn Asgeirsson’s research interests lie primarily in analytic legal philosophy, metaethics, philosophy of language, and questions in the interstices of these. His […]

SCLP Collaborates on Major Grant Award in Law and Philosophy

The Surrey Centre for Law and Philosophy at the School of Law will collaborate on a 200.000 EUR “Law-Language-Philosophy Research Network” grant awarded by the Polish grant agency NAWA with the Jagiellonian Centre for Law, Language and Philosophy (at the Jagiellonian University in Cracow). The other international partners are Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, University of Milan, and University of Zagreb. The […]

Announcing the 2018-19 Hart Seminar Series

The Surrey Centre for Law & Philosophy is proud to announce the 2018-19 Hart Seminar Series, generously sponsored in part by Hart Publishing: 10 October: Leslie Green (Oxford) 17 October: Alice Pinheiro Walla (Bayreuth) 24 October: David-Hillel Ruben (Birkbeck) 7 November: Detlef von Daniels (Berlin-Brandenburg) 5 December: Constantine Sandis (Hertfordshire) 23 January: Dennis Patterson (Surrey/Rutgers) 30 January: Stanley […]


Ryan Abbott Featured at the International Conference on Intellectual Property

On 1 February 2018, Professor Ryan Abbott was an invited speaker at the International Conference on Intellectual Property in the New Technological Order co-sponsored by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the Russian Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent) at the Skolkovo Innovation Center in Moscow, Russian Federation. Professor Abbott discussed intellectual property protection […]

Announcing the 2017-18 Hart Seminar Series

The Surrey Centre for Law and Philosophy is delighted to announce its line-up for its 2017-18 Hart Seminar Series, made possible in part by a grant from Hart Publishing: 18 October 2017: Massimo Renzo, King College London 15 November 2017: Christopher Essert, Queen’s College, Canada 13 December 2017: George Letsas, University College London 29 January […]