Preventing Extremism or Promoting Discrimination?
Date: 13 November 2015
An engaging and informative discussion about the impact of the UK Government's Counter Terrorism and Extremism policies, i.e. 'Prevent'. This podcast was recorded at a Bindmans LLP event you will hear from leading legal, academic and community experts on tackling discrimination associated with preventing extremism.
Partner Mike Schwarz discusses the case of Stephen Gough ‘The Naked Rambler’ on BBC Radio 4
Mike Schwarz a partner at Bindmans LLP features on BBC Radio 4's programme 'A History of Ideas: Thomas Hobbes and Civil Disobedience', which aired on Thursday 9 April 2015. Mike speaks to criminologist David Wilson about the case of Stephen Gough 'The Naked Rambler' in relation to 17th century philosopher Thomas Hobbes and his "social contract" theory.
Please click here to listen to the episode on BBC iPlayer.
A Night of Creative Lawyering - Legal Action Worldwide
Date: 12 March 2015
Categories: No categories
Legal Action Worldwide (LAW) hosted an interactive discussion on creative lawyering on Wednesday 11 March 2015 at our offices.
The US Senate Committee Report on Torture and Rendition: the end of the road or just the beginning?
Date: 25 February 2015
Posted by: Saimo Chahal QC (Hon)
Listen to the debate hosted by Bindmans LLP discussing the US Senate Committee Report on Torture and Rendition.
Chaired by: Saimo Chahal QC (Hon)
Speakers: Clive Stafford Smith, Richard Hermer QC, Charlotte Kilroy, Dr Sam Raphael.
BBC Radio Kent - interview with Nick Fry of Bindmans LLP
Nick Fry of Bindmans LLP was interviewed on BBC Radio Kent to discuss the suspension of magistrate Richard Page and discrimination in relation to adoption cases.
Human Rights: ‘available in a Court near you’ or in ‘selected venues only’?
Date: 10 December 2014
Categories: Human rights
Listen to the debate hosted by Bindmans LLP to mark the International Human Rights Day 2014.
Chaired by Sir Geoffrey Bindman QC (hon), Speakers: Saimo Chahal QC (hon), Kirsty Brimelow QC, Carla Ferstman and Ben Emmerson (QC)
BBC Radio Three Counties - interview with Shah Qureshi, partner at Bindmans LLP
Date: 2 October 2014
Posted by: Shah Qureshi
Bindmans partner Shah Qureshi comments on Camden school’s ban on student because she wears an Islamic niqab or veil.
BBC Asian network - Cult leader or Third Holy Saint
Date: 4 March 2014
Posted by: Paul Ridge
Bindmans partner Paul Ridge comments on the awaited Supreme court judgment on whether a purported Sikh leader is the rightful leader of two Sikh temples in the UK.
Vanessa Feltz show, BBC Radio London - Prisoner voting rights
Bindmans lawyer Sara Lomri provides expert comment on the Vanessa Feltz show on the topic of prisoner voting rights.
BBC Radio 4 File on 4 – Secret Courts
Date: 27 June 2012
Posted by: Shazia Khan
File on 4 explores the operation of secret justice in British courts and asks whether its extension to more cases would be in the national interest. Bindmans employment partner Shazia Khan provides expert comment.
BBC Radio 4 Today Programme - The Batang Kali Massacre trial - end of a Very British Cover-Up?
Malaysians seek an inquiry into the 1948 killing of 24 villagers by UK troops. Bindmans partner John Halford, representing the claimants, comments on the case.
Radio 4 Woman’s Hour - Nadine Quashie wins employment right challenge
Ex-Stringfellows worker Nadine Quashie wins employment rights challenge. Her solicitor, Shah Qureshi, head of the Bindmans Employment team, is interviewed on Woman's Hour about the case.