This, the 57th volume of Current Legal Problems, like its predecessors, explores a wide variety of issues.The contributions range across Analytical Jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, medical and legal ethics, Private Law, Public law, International Law and EC Law. Subjects explored this yearinclude European regulation of GMOs, the uses of comparative legal history. and EC competition law and public services. Amongst the contributors to this volume are Michael Bridge, Tony Prosser, and Ben Pettet . A companion volume containing the proceedings of UCL's annual inter-disciplinarycolloquium is published each year under the umbrella title Current Legal Issues.