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Results: 1 - 20 of 166
Results: 1 - 20 of 166
  • 30 Sep 2019
    Constitutions of Value: Deep Seabed Mining as a Case study

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Isabel Feichtner's presentation takes deep seabed mining as a case study to examine the role of law in co-constituting value. She recalls how international law has contributed to a perception of the oceans as a ...

  • 9 Sep 2019
    CSECL Lecture Series: Martijn Scheltema (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSECL is proud to welcome Martijn Scheltema of the Erasmus University for a presentation of his paper on improving contractual mechanisms to advance human rights compliance in supply chains.

  • 17 Jun 2019
    CSECL Lecture Series: Prof. Simon Deakin (University of Cambridge)

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSECL is proud to welcome Simon Deakin of the University of Cambridge for a presentation of his paper on the economic significance of laws relating to the employment protection and different forms of employment.

  • 20 May 2019
    CSECL Lecture Series: Prof. Ruth Dukes (University of Glasgow) and Prof. Wolfgang Streeck (Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies )

    14:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Center for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL) and the Law and Justice Across Borders are proud to announce an upcoming joint presentation by Prof. Ruth Dukes and Prof. Wolfgang Streeck titled ...

  • 6 May 2019
    CSECL Lecture Series: Prof. Dr. Jens Beckert (Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies)

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This paper presentation is part of the CSECL lecture series.

  • 24 Jan 2019
    The Case for an International Court of Civil Justice

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    In this lecture Maya Steinitz will argue her case for the creation of an an International Court of Civil Justice (ICCJ). In a world in which the victims of cross-border mass torts de facto lack a court to turn to in ...

  • 22 Oct 2018
    L&J lecture: Prof. Rainer Forst (Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main)

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This paper presentation on 'A Critical Theory of Transnational (In-) Justice: Realistic in the Right Way' is part of the L&J lecture series.

  • 18 Jun 2018
    CSECL Lecture Series: Prof. Giuseppe Dari Mattiacci (University of Amsterdam)

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This paper presentation on 'Learning in Standard Form Contracts: Theory and Evidence' is part of the CSECL lecture series.

  • 1 Jun 2018
    Trust and Deference between Legal Authorities in Europe

    09:00 - 18:00 | Workshop

    This workshop, financed by Law and Justice Across Borders, seeks to explore the conceptual and empirical assumptions and justifications underlying the mechanism of trust and deference between legal authorities in Europe.

  • 24 May 2018
    Prof. Samantha Besson (University of Fribourg Switzerland)

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This paper presentation on 'Economic Citizenship and International Nationality Law: Individual Equality, Domestic Citizenship and Democratic Legitimacy' is part of the Law and Justice Across Borders seminar series.

  • 7 May 2018
    Prof. Terence Halliday (American Bar Foundation) and Prof. Susan Block-Lieb (Fordham Law School)

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This book presentation on 'Global Lawmakers' is part of the Law and Justice Across Borders seminar series and is co-organized by the Political Economy and Transnational Governance (PETGOV) and Political Sociology ...

  • 23 Apr 2018
    Prof. Marietta Auer (Justus-Liebig-University Giessen)

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This paper presentation on 'What is Legal Theory?' is part of the Law and Justice Across Borders seminar series.

  • 9 Apr 2018
    Prof. Eva Heidbreder (Otto-von Guericke Universität Magdeburg)

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This paper presentation on 'Mending the hole in multilevel implementation: Administrative cooperation related to worker mobility' is part of the Law and Justice Across Borders seminar series.

  • 26 Feb 2018
    Prof. Sabine Frerichs (Vienna University of Economics and Business)

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Prof. Sabine Frerichs presents a paper on 'Transnational Law and Economic Sociology'

  • 15 Jan 2018
    Smart Human Rights Integration

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    In this paper Prof. Brems attempts to develop a ‘smart’ concept of human rights integration that strives for an appropriate balance between integration and fragmentation.

  • 18 Dec 2017
    Law as social practice: A recognition-theoretic account

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    In this paper Dr Stahl proposes an account of social practice in which the mutual ascription of normative authority between participants (“recognition”) is the most fundamental element.

  • 4 Dec 2017
    On the Market for Migration: The Curious Functionalism of the IOM

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The paper introduces the work of the International organisation for Migration.

  • 20 Nov 2017
    Supranational public reason: On legitimacy of supranational norm-producing authorities

    16:30 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Prof. Sadurski argues that we should not see the relationship between statehood legitimacy (based optimally on electoral democracy) and supranational legitimacy (based on public reason) as mutually antagonistic and ...

  • 6 Nov 2017
    Proportionality and Time

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Dr Bomhoff's frame of reference is drawn primarily from anthropological theories, in particular of ritual and religion.

  • 9 Oct 2017
    The United States and International Human Rights Law

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The United States has an uneasy relationship with international human rights law. In this lecture, Professor David Sloss will address the origins and implications of the US's schizophrenic approach to human rights law.