Recent News

01Mar

Essay competition now closed

The ILBF’s 2023-2024 law undergraduate essay competition is now closed. Thank you to all the students who have taken part – we are delighted to receive your essays and we are excited to read them! The judging will take place over the coming weeks by our panel of expert judges. The winner will be announced on […]
22Feb

1 week to go!

Just one week to go until the deadline for ILBF’s law undergraduate essay competition! Deadline is 29th February at 4pm. There’s still plenty of time to get your response to our essay question down on paper! The question is: ‘Should the right to protest be unfettered?’. The prize is a week’s internship in summer 2024 […]
15Feb

2 weeks to go!

Two weeks to go until the deadline for ILBF’s law undergraduate essay competition! Deadline is 29th February at 4pm. We are looking forward to reading your essays in answer to the question: ‘Should the right to protest be unfettered?’. The topic is very timely as the right to protest comes under an even brighter spotlight […]
12Feb

Introducing Elaf Hamid, our new Shipping Coordinator!

In this Q&A, we introduce the ILBF community to Elaf Hamid, our new Shipping Coordinator. Elaf is a law student at the University of Surrey, currently on her placement. She has taken the role of ILBF’s Shipping Coordinator for the remainder of the academic year. Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? Hi! My name […]
08Feb

3 weeks to go!

Three weeks to go to the deadline for the ILBF’s law undergraduate essay competition! Deadline is 29th February at 4pm. Wondering how to tackle our essay question: ‘Should the right to protest be unfettered?’. There are many ways to approach the question and to direct your research and ideas. All great experience and practise for […]
02Feb

A master class on the right to protest: watch the recording

The online panel event on Wednesday, 24th January was a master class on the right to protest. For law students, academics, practitioners, in house lawyers, case workers, and policy advisors, the chance to hear from the top lawyers and organisations in the field was not to be missed. The scope and reach of the recent […]