This course covers the Legal, Economic, and Policy aspects of regulation. An increasing proportion of the legal rules that order modern societies is derived from agency-made regulations rather than legislated laws or court judgments. The practical, legal and economic considerations that apply to regulations are significantly different from the factors that apply to other forms of ordering. Regulations have come under sustained criticism from economists who highlight the obvious costs and non-obvious benefits of regulatory schemes, as well as the possible negative effects of regulation on competitive markets.
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Justice (R) Fazal Karim has been associated with SAHSOL since its inception as a department in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. In this role, he has mentored countless batches of LUMS graduates, and dedicated the first edition of his book, “The Law of Criminal Procedure,” to the first graduating class of SAHSOL. SAHSOL is proud to have been associated with a distinguished academic and former Judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan. The event was well attended by alumni, students, faculty, staff, and former and serving judges......For details
Three students from the SAHSOL represented LUMS and Pakistan at the Concours Jean Pictet competition in March. These students are: Maira Rashid, Ayman Irfan and Ali Gilani, who were second and first year law students at the time. The competition was a week long and took place in Denpasar, Bali, Indo... For details
LUMS Law Journal is a peer-reviewed journal of Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law, Lahore University of Management Sciences. The primary aim of the Journal is to provide a forum for scholarly debates amongst law students, faculty, lawyers, judges, practitioners and experts on important legal issues, which may lead to policy reforms.It is intended to stimulate interest in all matters pertaining to law, with an emphasis on matters arising from the relationship of law to other disciplines.
The Law and Politics Society is a student organization at LUMS that hopes to encourage legal and political discourse on national and international issues. It aspires to enable students to understand the application of legal principles, and overcome obstacles in actual legal practice by addressing real-life situations through quality debate. Therefore, the LPS aims to cultivate in students at LUMS and abroad an interest in the professional aspect of law and politics through debates, panel discussions, and moots.