LSE Law School has a diverse and vibrant events programme. Convene events provide our students opportunities for learning, enrichment and community building beyond the lecture theatre, our Research events focus on exchange of cutting-edge ideas, and we warmly welcome everyone with an interest in law to our Public Events.
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FinTech and Digital Finance: Fast Track to Practice (Session 2: Crypto assets and decentralised finance (II): commercial and corporate law

MAR 2.08 Marshall Building, 44 Lincoln's Inn Fields, LSE
Speaker: Dr Philipp Paech (LSE); Elisabeth Noble (European Banking Authority)

Building on session 1 (30 November), this session will introduce participants to key aspects of commercial and corporate law relevant to crypto-asset issuance and holding.

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.

Remembering Karen Knop

Vera Anstey Room (VAR) First floor, Old Building, Houghton Street, LSE

Karen Knop was a professor at the Faculty of Law teaching in the areas of public international law, private international law, foreign relations law and citizenship law. She wrote on issues of diversity, interpretation and participation in public international law. Her scholarship was broadly concerned with the challenges of gender and cultural differences to core concepts in public international law, including sovereignty, self-determination, nationality and the relationship between international and domestic law.

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.

LLB Cumberland Lodge Weekend Away

Annual weekend away for Law School students and staff to Cumberland Lodge, a Royal House set in the picturesque surroundings of the Great Park Windsor. The purpose of which is to create an informal and friendly environment where issues related to the law can be discussed.

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.

FinTech and Digital Finance: (Session 3: Advising in Digital Finance)

MAR 1.10 Marshall Building, 44 Lincoln's Inn Fields, LSE
Speaker: Dr Philipp Paech (LSE); Elisabeth Noble (European Banking Authority)

Building on session 2 (6 December), this session we will highlight key issues regulatory practitioner would be expected to advise upon, including considerations relating to licencing, AML/CFT, consumer protection, client asset protection, and operational resilience.

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.

LLM Dean’s Lunch

8th floor New Academic Building, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, LSE

Join the Dean of the LLM Law School Professor David Kershaw and your fellow cohort for lunch at the start of Lent Term. The lunch will be held on the 8th Floor of the New Academic Building

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.

Runaway Technology: IT and Law Book Club

Vera Anstey Room (VAR) First floor, Old Building, Houghton Street, LSE

The Law, Technology and Society book group will discuss the book ‘Runaway Technology', authored by Joshua A.T. Fairfield.

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.

Boom Battle Bar (LLM)

Boom Battle Bar, Aldgate East 19 Chaucer Gardens, Goodman’s Fields

Register for this Event Join your fellow LLM cohort for three hours of fun including shuffleboard, crazy golf, darts and axe throwing!!! Snacks and drink tokens will be available.

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.

FinTech and Digital Finance: (Session 4: Operational resilience and the law)

MAR 2.04 Marshall Building, 44 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London

Building on session 3 (18 January), this session will highlight the technological transformation of the financial sector is giving rise to new forms of interconnectedness, notably dependencies on large technology providers, including cloud service providers such as AWS, and digital platforms such Google Pay. With these interdependencies come new or elevated levels of risks, including risks of cyber attack, data loss and data corruption. In this session we will focus on efforts at the international and domestic regulatory levels to strengthen operational resilience so as to mitigate these risks.

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.

FinTech and Digital Finance: (Session 5: Converging markets, BigTech and the Law)

MAR 2.08 Marshall Building, 44 Lincoln's Inn Fields, LSE

Building on session 4 (2 February), this session will highlight the direct and indirect presence of BigTechs in the financial market is growing, although their precise footprint differs between major financial centres. This raises various regulatory dilemmas, including in the areas of competition, data protection and financial stability. In this session we will explore the different roles that BigTechs are playing in the financial system, and emerging regulatory responses at the international level intended to balance both the opportunities and risks arising from the rise of BigTech in finance.

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.

LLB Dean’s Lunch (1st Year)

Ground Floor Auditorium, Centre Building

Join the Dean of the LLM Law School Professor David Kershaw and your fellow cohort for lunch at the start of Lent Term. The lunch will be held in Ground

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.

LLM & PhD Cumberland Lodge Weekend Away

Cumberland Lodge

Annual weekend away for Law School students and staff to Cumberland Lodge, a Royal House set in the picturesque surroundings of the Great Park Windsor. The purpose of which is to create an informal and friendly environment where issues related to the law can be discussed.

Sign up is via LSE e-shop.

Convene events are organised for members of the LSE community.