The calendar below includes events organised by the OULS as well as events organised by other bodies which may be of interest to OULS members.
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Friday 15th March 2019 – OULS Internal Gary Slapper Mooting Competition Grand Final
The Grand Final of the Gary Slapper Mooting Competition has now been arranged. The four successful finalists will battle it out for our coveted award, at the Supreme Court in London in memory of Gary Slapper. If you would like to attend to watch our finalists moot, take a tour of the Supreme Court, or simply mingle with other OULS members, contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register your place.
Sunday 17th March 2019: OULS Elections Deadline – closes at 11:59
Do you want to on the incoming OULS Committee to help strengthen the society and help OULS members achieve their goals in life? Then nominate yourself to one of the many roles which are available, and give something back to our beloved society. For more information please click here, or email email@example.com. Remember, the deadline for your nominations is 11:59 on Sunday 17th March.
Monday 22nd April 2019: Tom Bingham Essay Prize Deadline – closes at 17:00
The closing deadline for entries to this years annual Tom Bingham Essay Competition is 17:00 on 22nd April. For full details of the competition and how to enter, please click here.
Saturday 15th June 2019: OU Law Careers Day, Milton Keynes Campus
The Open University and the University of Law will be holding a careers day for law students on Saturday 15th June 2019 at the Open University’s campus at Milton Keynes. The purpose of the Careers Day is to help undergraduate Law students (LLB) understand the range of careers open to them once they have completed their degree and to help them understand the steps required to achieve these career goals.
Further information will be provided about this event nearer the time.
Monday 17th June 2019: London Legal Walk 2019
Leave your robes at home and put on your running shoes to join the OULS who are once again sending a team out with their marching orders to beat the £2,000 figure that they raised last year, supporting the London Legal Support Trust. If you fancy meeting up with OULS members to participate in a 10km walk around London, then contact LLW2019@ouls.org, or click here for more information.
Wednesday 17th January 2018: Change100 Digital Information & Support Session , Online
Tuesday 23rd January 2018: Quick Queries Careers Forum, Online
Wednesday 31st January 2018: Careers in Criminology, Online
Thursday 15th February 2018: GradIreland ‘ Live’! – Dublin, Ireland
Friday 16th February 2018: Reed Smith Open Days – London
Saturday 24th February 2018: Global Animal Education and Law Conference – Leicester
Saturday 24th February 2018: Skills event for LPC students and graduates – Leeds
Wednesday 18th April 2018: ‘A Career in Law – Becoming a Solicitor with GLS’ – Online
Wednesday 25th April 2018: ‘A Career in Law – Becoming a Barrister’ – Online
Monday 30th April 2018: Fletchers Solicitors Apprenticeship Scheme – Deadline
Thursday 3rd May 2018: Kalisher Scholarship Trust Internship – Deadline
Saturday 30th June 2018: The Open University & The University of Law Legal Careers Day – London
Saturday 4th August 2018: First Round of the OULS Internal Mooting Competition, London
Saturday 25th August 2018: Second Round of the OULS Internal Mooting Competition, London
Weekend of 8th and 9th September 2018: OULS Mooting Workshop, London
Weekend of 22nd and 23rd September 2018: OULS Mooting Workshop, Manchester
Weekend of 29th and 30th September 2018: OULS Mooting workshop Edinburgh
Saturday 13th October 2018: OULS Mooting Selection Day, London
Friday 18th January 2019: BPTC Applications Deadline
Thursday 7th February 2019: Pupillage Applications Deadline