The Association of Lawyers for Animal Welfare (ALAW) is a charity which aims to bring together lawyers interested in animal protection law to share experience and to harness that expertise for the benefit of the animal protection community, including by securing more comprehensive and effective laws and better enforcement of existing animal protection laws. Are you a lawyer interested in animal welfare? Please join us.
DEFRA has now published its Summary of Responses to its consultation on the licensing of animal establishments in England. Read the key findings here.
PETITION TO SHUT DOWN THE IVORY TRADE
Please sign and share the Petition to close the UK domestic ivory market – 100,000 signatures are needed for it to be considered for debate in Parliament.
ANIMAL LAW GUIDE TO THE LEGAL IMPLICATIONS OF BREXIT
In light of the UK’s referendum decision on 23rd June 2016 to leave the EU, we have put together a short guide to the legal implications of exiting the EU. Read it here.
ANIMAL JUSTICE UK – ISSUE 2 OUT NOW!
Animal Aid’s Andrew Tyler looks at the question of ‘necessary’ and ‘unnecessary’ suffering, Michael Gold interviews Prof Harnad, and the 2016 student essay competition is announced… Download here for free.