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Mr Andre Naidoo

Job: Senior Lecturer

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester De Montfort Law School

Address: The Gateway, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, LE1 9BH

T: ++ 44 (0)116 257 7882

E: anaidoo@dmu.ac.uk

W: www.dmu.ac.uk/bal

 

Personal profile

André has lectured at the Law School since 1997.  On the LLB programmes, André lectures contract and European law.  He also teaches on the sports law module.  On the LLM, he is responsible for competition law I and event management law.  In addition, he has taught international trade, consumer and commercial law.  His main areas of research relate to European law, consumer law and commercial law and these are the areas of his published work.  In addition, Andre is the current author and editor of the ITC manual on European Union law.

Beyond teaching and research, André is the external examiner for business law at the University of Nottingham and for various modules on the International Commercial Law LLM at Swansea University.  Along with Gavin Dingwall, Andre co-organised the 2012 Socio-Legal Studies Association (SLSA) Annual Conference.  This took place at the Leicester De Montfort law school which hosted 300 delegates and featured speakers from over 20 countries.  André is also a member of the SLSA Executive Committee and is also a Chair of the Leicestershire School (Admission) Appeals Panel which is part of tribunal system of England & Wales. 

Research group affiliations

Consumer & Commercial Law, EU Law and Sports Law  

Publications and outputs 

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Key research outputs

  • Consumer remedies for faulty goods [2011] Journal of Business Law 804.
  • The Developing Role of Reasonable Expectations: The Case of Producers Advertising Statements (2007) 2 Diritto e Politiche dell’Union Europea (Journal of European Law and Policies) 70-88, (with Professor Willett).
  • Post-Contractual Good Faith – The Insurer’s Duty (2005) 68 (3) Modern Law Review 464.
  • The Confused Post-Contractual Duty of Good Faith: From Refinement to Fragmentation to Elimination? [2005] Journal of Business Law 346, (with Professor Oughton) (cited in the consultation document on Insurance Law Reform by the Joint Law Commissions of England & Wales and Scotland).
  • The Sale and Supply of Goods to Consumers Regulations, [2004] Journal of Business Law 95 (with Taylor and Professor Willett) (cited in the consultation document on Consumer Remedies for Faulty Goods by the Joint Law Commissions of England & Wales and Scotland).
  • The Draft Regulations to Adopt the Directive on Certain Aspects of the Sale of Consumer Goods and Associated Guarantees – Problems with the Time of Conformity for the Quality Obligation’ [2002] 3 Web Journal of Current Legal Issues. And ICFAI Journal of International Business Law [2002] Vol.2 No.1 (Reprint) (with Taylor).  

Areas of teaching

Contract law, European Union law, Sports law (European and contractual), competition law. 

Qualifications

LLB Law (Hons); LLM European and International Trade Law. 

Courses taught

LLB, Graduate Diploma in Law; LLM.

Honours and awards

Vice Chancellor Distinguished Teaching Award, 2012.

Membership of external committees

School (Admission) Appeals Panel for Leicestershire since 2005 (Panel Chair since 2010).  This is appeal panel is part of the Tribunal system for England & Wales.  It is the final opportunity to appeal against the Local Authority’s decision to refuse admission to a particular school.  It is governed by legislation and its decisions are binding. 

Membership of professional associations and societies

Executive Committee of the Socio-Legal Studies Association (since 2009).

Society of Legal Scholars (since 2001)

Conference attendance

André has delivered the following conference/seminar papers:

  • Regulating Ambush marketing, SLSA Conference (2011).
  • Maximum harmonisation and the Europeanisation of consumer remedies, SLSA conference (2010).
  • Consumer Remedies for Faulty Goods, Centre of Responsibilities, Rights and the Law, University of Sussex (2010).
  • Regulating the secondary market in tickets, SLSA Conference, Sports Law Section (2009).
  • Post-Contractual Good Faith – The Insurer’s Duty, delivered at the SLS conference, Consumer Law Section (2005).
  • ‘Post-Contractual Good Faith-The Consumer Perspective’, delivered at the SLS (national) conference (2003). 
  • ‘The Consumer Sales Directive and the Time of Conformity’, (with Morgan-Taylor) delivered at the SPTL conference on Regulating Product Quality (2002) sponsored by Legal & General.  
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