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Should law students care about legal tech?

Yes, they should! Join us on Wednesday, 19th January at 5-6pm to hear legal tech industry experts talk about where legal tech is going, what the challenges are, and how you can play your part if you want to be one of the creators of systems. Register for the free event here. We’ll be joined […]

Why in a world of tech do books matter?

Why should a lawyer who is passionate about tech and the law care about books? Hear from Ellen Lake, Senior Associate at Clifford Chance, on the importance of tech in the law, and the role of books. Watch Ellen’s film here. We will be exploring this theme further at our event on 25th November. We’re celebrating our […]

15th anniversary event: a date for your diary!

The ILBF’s 15th anniversary event is taking place on 25th November at Two Temple Place, thanks to the generosity of Brown Rudnick LLP. We are delighted that our founder and patron, Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, former Lord Chief Justice, Lord Burnett of Maldon, Lord Chief Justice, and Professor Richard Susskind OBE will be speaking at […]

Coming soon! A special ILBF event and student essay competition

For more information on the competition, see: Competition. Later this autumn, we will be holding a special ILBF event and launching our student essay competition. We have a distinguished line up of speakers joining us on the night. And our essay competition will offer an exciting prize. Over the next few weeks, we will be […]

Support the ILBF through your Amazon purchases

The ILBF has registered with the Amazon Smile website. At this time of lockdown, and also with Black Friday and Christmas approaching, many of us will be ordering from Amazon. If so, PLEASE do so through the Amazon Smile website and select the International Law Book Facility as your chosen charity. The ILBF will then […]

ILBF ships 400 books to Iraq

The ILBF has been working with the British Embassy in Iraq and the Iraqi Supreme Judicial Council to arrange the shipment of legal textbooks from a number of donor organisations, to support legal education in Iraq, particularly for universities whose collections were destroyed by Da’esh. The first shipment arrived in November 2019. The ILBF is […]