The Oras! Mooting competition continues…

D-day is fast approaching. It is our greatest pleasure to invite you on Zoom to support our semi-finalists. The semi-finale of the Oras! Mooting Competition will take place on Friday 12 February 2021, at 2 pm (UK time) via Zoom: Meeting ID: 974 8900 9979. Feel free to come and support our two Essex representatives, … Continue reading The Oras! Mooting competition continues…

Oras! Mooting Competition: Our two Essex representatives have now been selected!

Success among the frenchies In case you haven’t heard, the Essex Board of the Association du Double-Diplôme Essex/France selected their first and second year Essex Representatives for the inter-university French and English Mooting Competition Oras! On 11th December 2020, 16 enthusiastic participants from the French/English Law Double Degree fiercely competed with one another to win a place … Continue reading Oras! Mooting Competition: Our two Essex representatives have now been selected!

Interview with Viviane Chaulvet, intern at Shearman and Sterling, completing her LLB French and English Law (Nanterre/Essex)

With thanks to Manon Boulesteix who conducted the interview on 30th November, 2020. Manon: Hello Viviane. Could you briefly introduce yourself and explain a bit why we asked you to speak to the students tonight? Viviane: Sure! Hello, I am Viviane, I live near Paris and I am currently in my 3rd year of Law. … Continue reading Interview with Viviane Chaulvet, intern at Shearman and Sterling, completing her LLB French and English Law (Nanterre/Essex)

ORAS! – The brand-new French and English Law Mooting Competition

Oras! is a brand-new and exciting French and English Law Mooting Competition which is open to every first and second-year law students studying a double-degree of French and English Law. This Moot Court is organised by the Essex Board of the Association du Double-Diplôme Essex/France (the University of Essex French and English Law Society) in … Continue reading ORAS! – The brand-new French and English Law Mooting Competition

French/English Double Degree Paper: Freedom of religion in the workspace

[In French] Since the "labor law" of August 8, 2016, an employer can restrict or prohibit the wearing of religious symbols in his company in France, even if such signs would not affect the accomplishment of his employees' work. By Héloïse Kroband (student) Dans l’entreprise, dé-voilons tout ! Depuis la « loi travail » du 8 août 2016, … Continue reading French/English Double Degree Paper: Freedom of religion in the workspace

Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition of the English/French Double Degree

By imposing secularism in companies, would the law not infringe personal freedoms? Here is the question asked during the moot court competitionorganized by the double degree on 27 February 2019 , in a desire to confront ourselves with the professional world. Summary by Laura-Lys Saadat-Tarragano and Salomé Guiguen (students) En imposant la laïcité en entreprise, … Continue reading Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition of the English/French Double Degree

English & French Law Double Degree Conference Summary

On the 18 January 2019, the French Double degree team held a conference about the reality of the principle of secularism in France. They discussed the fact that true secularism has not yet been achieved in France, due to the numerous exceptions made to the principle, leading to injustice and inequality amongst the different religions. … Continue reading English & French Law Double Degree Conference Summary

LLB English and French Law Double Degree Celebrates Fifteenth Anniversary

Students, alumni and staff recently gathered at Wivenhoe House Hotel to celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of the School of Law’s award winning LLB English and French Law Double Degree programme. Members of the Double Degree team including Dr. Xavier Aurey, Dr. Clotilde Pegorier, Dr. Laure Sauve and Dr. Audrey Guinchard with representatives from our partner … Continue reading LLB English and French Law Double Degree Celebrates Fifteenth Anniversary