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Conference on ‘Global Standards and EU Law – Challenges for European Administrative Law’ (webinar)

On 17 and 18 June 2021, Prof. Mariolina Eliantonio, Annalisa Volpato and Sabrina Röttger-Wirtz are organising the conference ‘Global Standards and EU Law – Challenges for European Administrative Law’ (via Zoom). In this conference, the speakers will critically reflect on the increasing incorporation of global standards in the EU legal system and the legal questions …

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Workshop ‘Transitioning towards sustainable European cities: a law and governance perspective’ (webinar)

On 7 and 8 June 2021, Carlo Colombo (Maastricht University) and Prof. Martijn Groenleer (Tilburg University) are hosting the workshop ‘Transitioning towards sustainable European cities: a law and governance perspective’. Taking stock of the latest developments across the world of science and practice, legal and governance scholars will offer a fresh perspective on the transition …

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Effective judicial protection in the EU: reality or illusion?

Workshop report “Article 47 of the EU Charter and effective judicial protection: The Court of Justice’s perspective”, 15 – 16 April 2021. On 15 and 16 April 2021, the GLaw Research Network held the online workshop ‘Article 47 of the EU Charter and effective judicial protection: The Court of Justice’s perspective’. The two-day workshop has …

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Workshop: Article 47 of the EU Charter and effective judicial protection – The Court of Justice’s perspective (webinar)

On 15 and 16 April 2021, the GLaw Research Network will host the online workshop ‘Article 47 of the EU Charter and effective judicial protection: The Court of Justice’s perspective’. During the workshop, senior and junior academics specialising in EU law will discuss various aspects of the impact of Article 47 Charter on the EU constitutional order. On the …

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10th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference

Henrique Marcos, Antonia Waltermann, and Jaap Hage are presenting their research at the 10th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference taking place on 18 – 20 March 2021. In their paper ‘From Sovereignty to International Cooperation: Lessons from Legal Logic and Social Ontology‘, the authors connect state sovereignty to fragmentation and the potential for inconsistencies and …

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Global disputes, local courts?

Conference report “The Netherlands: a forum conveniens for collective redress?”, 5 February 2021 By: Tim Draband, research intern at the Maastricht European Private Law Institute (M-EPLI) Why would environmental damage in Nigeria be litigated in The Hague, The Netherlands? Or a worldwide Volkswagen “Dieselgate” in Amsterdam? Are Dutch courts better equipped to deal with complex …

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Meat the law series: kick-off event with prof Randall S. Abate

The lecture will take place via zoom on 18 January 2021, 15:30-17 h. All information registration available here. Meat the law is a seminar series organized by the Amsterdam Centre for Transformative private law and Sustainable Global Economic Law. Meat consumption and production have been at the centre of growing critical scrutiny over the past …

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Africa’s lawyers: between imperial legacies and transformations in global capitalism

VSR Keynote Lecture 2021 – Hosted by Tilburg Law School 13:30-15:00 h, Friday 15 January Keynote Speaker: Dr Sara Dezalay (Cardiff) Politico-ideological projections on the prominence taken by Africa as the “world economy’s last frontier” raise particularly acute challenges for the researcher interested in the relationship between law, politics and globalization on the continent. Combining …

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counting, euro banknotes, business

Lecture: Inside the diplomatic EU Code of Conduct Group: 20 Years of Tackling Harmful Tax Competition

Hosted by University of Amsterdam. 14.12.2020 Martijn Nouwen is an Assistant Professor in Tax Law at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and Director of the Institute for Tax Transparency. His presentation discusses the functioning and effectiveness of the political EU Code of Conduct in the fight against tax avoidance by multinational companies and against the …

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Workshop: Constitutionalizing in the Anthropocene

Hosted by Tilburg Law SchoolWednesday 2 December through Friday 4, from 17:00 to 21:00 CET.   Wednesday 2 December – Technologies and modalities of regulation: Professor Alejandro Camacho (Chancellor’s Professor of Law at UC Irvine School of Law, US): ‘The Future of Conservation? Law and Ethics in the Anthropocene’ Professor Liz Fisher(Professor of Environmental Law, Oxford University, UK): ‘Imagining the …

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