Stuart MacLennan

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  • 5 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
20142019
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Biography

Dr. Stuart MacLennan is Research Development Director and a Senior Lecturer in the Law School, as well as an associate member of the Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity. Stuart specialises in economic aspects of law, in particular tax law, EU law, and Trade Law.

Stuart completed his undergraduate degree (LL.B.(Hons)) at the University of Edinburgh, his Masters degree (LL.M.) at the Glasgow Graduate School of Law, and his Ph.D. at Trinity College, University of Dublin. Stuart also completed the Scots equivalent of the LPC (Diploma in Legal Practice) at the University of Edinburgh. Stuart previously taught at Trinity College, Dublin, and the China-EU School of Law.

Stuart presently leads the undergraduate EU Law module, as well as International Competition Law and Practice on our LL.M. programmes.

Stuart’s current research interests include the taxation of online enterprises, EU action on tax havens, and the tax treatment of donatations to political parties.

Research Interests

EU Law; Devolution; Taxation Law; Competition Law; Law and Economics

Education/Academic qualification

Law, Doctorate, Trinity College Dublin

Law (LL.M.), Degree, University of Glasgow

Diploma in Legal Practice, Postgraduate Diploma, University of Edinburgh

Law (LL.B.), Degree, University of Edinburgh

External positions

External Examiner, University of Dundee

1 Sep 201731 Aug 2020

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Research Output 2014 2019

  • 5 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
  • 8 Article
  • 2 Paper

Case comment - Banks v HMRC: human rights and relief for political donations

Stanford, B., MacLennan, S. & Foster, S., 2019, In : British Tax Review. 64, 1, p. 15-21 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

donation
taxes
bank
human rights
ECHR

Case comment - Banks v Revenue and Customs Commissioners [2018] UKFTT 617 (TC)

Stanford, B., MacLennan, S. & Foster, S., 24 Jan 2019, In : Coventry Law Journal. 23, 2, p. 112-115 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
exemption
donation
taxes
revenue
bank

Daybreak a Leg! Television presenters, IR35 and theatrical performances

MacLennan, S., 2 Jul 2019, In : Coventry Law Journal. 24, 1, p. 118-121 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

television
taxes
performance
tax law
fan
Open Access
File
European Law
National Council
act

Combating Corporate Tax Avoidance After Brexit

MacLennan, S., 20 Jul 2018, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Activities 2015 2025

  • 3 Participation in conference
  • 2 Invited talk

Anti-Competition Law: State Aid and Tax Competition in the EU

Stuart MacLennan (Speaker)
31 Mar 2025

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

EU-CARICOM Law Conference

Stuart MacLennan (Speaker)
28 Sep 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Rediscovering the European Union Project in the Light of the Brexit Referendum

Stuart MacLennan (Speaker)
20 Jul 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Society of Legal Scholars Conference

Stuart MacLennan (Speaker)
8 Sep 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Base Erosion and Profit Shifting in the 21st Century

Stuart MacLennan (Speaker)
Nov 2015

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Press / Media

Coventry City FC vs Wasps Rugby and Coventry City Council

Stuart MacLennan

18/04/1930/05/19

3 media contributions

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Brexit with brie? Common Market 2.0 proposal explained

Stuart MacLennan

27/03/19

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Hurdles too high for EU wild goose chase

Stuart MacLennan

3/12/16

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment