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Mental health law in the community: thinking about Africa (2011)
Journal Article
Bartlett, P., Jenkins, R., & Kiima, D. (2011). Mental health law in the community: thinking about Africa. International Journal of Mental Health Systems, 5(21), doi:10.1186/1752-4458-5-21

The new United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities creates a new paradigm for mental health law, moving from a focus on institutional care to a focus on community-based services and treatment. This article considers implem... Read More about Mental health law in the community: thinking about Africa.

Iceland and European Union accession - the whaling issue (2011)
Journal Article
Davies, P. G. (2011). Iceland and European Union accession - the whaling issue. Georgetown International Environmental Law Review, 24(1),

This article seeks to assess one of the important questions regarding Iceland’s potential accession to the EU, namely, whether Iceland could legitimately continue its whaling operations under current EU environmental law if it becomes a member of the... Read More about Iceland and European Union accession - the whaling issue.

Public health sans frontières: human rights NGOs and "stewardship on a global scale" (2011)
Journal Article
Murphy, T. (2011). Public health sans frontières: human rights NGOs and "stewardship on a global scale". Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, 62(5),

Part of a special issue: 'A symposium with Professor Roger Brownsword: super-stewardship in the context of public health', guest edited by Dr Mark Flear, and featuring papers by both Flear and Brownsword, as well as Dr John Coggon, Professor Soren Ho... Read More about Public health sans frontières: human rights NGOs and "stewardship on a global scale".

The justice lottery?: police station advice 25 years on from PACE (2011)
Journal Article
Pleasence, P., Kemp, V., & Balmer, N. (2011). The justice lottery?: police station advice 25 years on from PACE. Criminal Law Review -London-, 2011(1),

January 2011 marks the 25th anniversary of the introduction of the unequivocal right of police station detainees to obtain advice from a solicitor. However, while this right is a fundamental safeguard to procedural propriety, no large-scale investiga... Read More about The justice lottery?: police station advice 25 years on from PACE.

Security interests over intellectual property (2010)
Journal Article
Tosato, A. (2011). Security interests over intellectual property. Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice, 6(2), 93-104. doi:10.1093/jiplp/jpq168

The development of new technologies and the viral spread of communication networks have both rendered possible the rise of businesses that own very few tangible assets and owe their success almost exclusively to their intellectual property. Within th... Read More about Security interests over intellectual property.

Fundamentals of probability and statistical evidence in criminal proceedings: guidance for judges, lawyers, forensic scientists and expert witnesses (2010)
Book
Aitken, C., Roberts, P., & Jackson, G. (2010). Fundamentals of probability and statistical evidence in criminal proceedings: guidance for judges, lawyers, forensic scientists and expert witnesses. RSS

An accessible introduction to the fundamentals of statistical evidence and probabilistic reasoning in criminal proceedings, providing guidance for judges, lawyers, forensic scientists and expert witnesses.

Transforming legal aid: access to criminal defence services (2010)
Book
Kemp, V. (2010). Transforming legal aid: access to criminal defence services. Ministry of Justice

With legal aid reform having the potential to change the organisation of criminal defence services a survey of users in the criminal justice system was undertaken. The findings helped to highlight potential barriers to legal advicea and further resea... Read More about Transforming legal aid: access to criminal defence services.

Horizontal policies in public procurement: a taxonomy (2010)
Journal Article
Arrowsmith, S. (2010). Horizontal policies in public procurement: a taxonomy. Journal of Public Procurement, 10(2),

Public procurement is widely used to promote objectives of an economic, environmental and social nature, such as the economic development of disadvantaged social groups. This article elaborates a detailed taxonomy of such “horizontal” policies. This... Read More about Horizontal policies in public procurement: a taxonomy.

Sex, dementia, capacity and care homes (2010)
Journal Article
Bartlett, P. (2010). Sex, dementia, capacity and care homes. Liverpool Law Review, 31(2), doi:10.1007/s10991-010-9077-6

This paper addresses the appropriate legal and policy approach to sexual conduct involving people with dementia in care homes, where the mental capacity of one or both partners is compromised. Such conduct is prohibited by sections 34–42 of the Sexua... Read More about Sex, dementia, capacity and care homes.

Reforming mental disability law in Africa: practical tips and suggestions (2010)
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Bartlett, P., & Hamzic, V. (2010). Reforming mental disability law in Africa: practical tips and suggestions. University of Nottingham, Human Rights Law Centre

This report constitutes a major output of the project Designing Mental Health Law in Developing Countries: A Case Study of Lesotho which was directed by Professor Peter Bartlett, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust Professor of Mental Health. The re... Read More about Reforming mental disability law in Africa: practical tips and suggestions.