Martin, W., Michalowski, S., Stavert, J., Ward, A., Ruck Keene, A., Caughey, C., …McGregor, R. (2016). The Essex Autonomy Project Three Jurisdictions Report: towards compliance with CRPD Art. 12 in capacity/incapacity legislation across the UK. United Kingdom: University of Essex - AHRC
Grier, N. The limitations of legislation in the field of business law: a study of developments in company law, bankruptcy and diligence. (Thesis)
This critical appraisal demonstrates three particular themes that are dominant in certain areas of business law, these themes being:
achieving the balance between the intere...
Macfarlane, L. B. (2014). and emerging areas of law. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/7249
The aim of this thesis is to demonstrate how my research promotes knowledge
exchange about my overarching research theme: the rights, status and capacity of
Stavert, J., & McGregor, R. (2015, April). Access to equal recognition before the law for persons with mental disabilities through supported decision-making in Scotland. Paper presented at Commonwealth Law Legal Education 2015 Conference, Glasgow, Scotland
Equal recognition before the law of persons with mental disabilities, as identified as a right in Article 12 of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (C...
Morrison, K. (2017). Book review: Community Punishment: European Perspectives McNeil,Fergus,Robinson,Gwen (eds), Community Punishment: European Perspectives, Routledge: London, 2016; 9781138783782, 9781138818644,. Criminology and Criminal Justice, 17(5), (643-645). doi:10.1177/1748895816663860. ISSN 1748-8958
No abstract available.
Moran, C. F. (in press). A perspective on the Rome Statute's defence of duress: The role of imminence. International Criminal Law Review. ISSN 1567-536X
Macfarlane, L. (2016). Serving Best Interests in ‘Known Biological Father Disputes’ in the United Kingdom. In E. E. Sutherland, & L. A. B. MacFarlane (Eds.), Implementing Article 3 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child : best interests, welfare and well-being, 149-164. (1). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Article 3 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child provides that in ‘all actions concerning children’ the ‘best interests of the child shall be a primary consideration’...
E. E. Sutherland, & L. B. MacFarlane (Eds.), (2016). Implementing Article 3 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child: best interests, welfare and well-being
The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child is acknowledged as a landmark in the development of children's rights. Article 3 makes the child's best interests a primary consid...
Stavert, J. & Patrick, H. (2016). Mental health, incapacity and the law in Scotland. Bloomsbury Publishing. ISBN 9781847667243
This highly regarded book is a comprehensive and up to date guide to mental health law in Scotland. Every aspect of mental health law is explained, including tribunal procedur...
Stavert, J. (in press). Mental Health Law in a Global Context. In Palgrave Handbook of Global Mental Health: Sociocultural Perspectives, eds. Drs Ross White, Ursula Read, Sumeet Jain and David OrrPalgrave Macmillan
Aston, E. V. & Lum, C. (2015). Crime prevention and the development of the Safer Communities Evidence Matrix Scotland (SCEMS). Scottish Justice Matters. 3(2), 17-18. ISSN 2052-7950
THE Safer Communities Evidence Matrix Scotland (SCEMS) is a knowledge exchange tool which aims to provide easy access to evidence on policing and community safety from Scotlan...
Macfarlane, L. (2015). ‘Taking care of the small: Article 6 of the Convention on the Rights of the Child and childhood accidental injury claims in Scotland’. Stellenbosch Law Review, 26(2), (424 – 442). ISSN 1016-4359
This article addresses the right to life, survival and development, guaranteed to every child by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, article 6, within th...
Stavert, J. (2015). Deprivation of liberty update: Stankov v Bulgaria. Mental Capacity Law Newsletter, 55, (2-5)
Stavert, J. (2015). Deprivation of liberty, adults with incapacity and Scotland: The Ongoing Debate. Mental Capacity Law Newsletter, 54, 3-6
Stavert, J. (2015). General Comment on Article 12 Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities(CRPD): Implications for Scotland. Mental Capacity Law Newsletter, 54, 8