Personal library of Professor Adriano De Cupis donated to the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg

The personal library of Adriano De Cupis, late Professor of civil law at the Università degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza", has been delivered to the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg. The library has generously been donated by Professor De Cupis' daughters.

New book published: Recognition in International Civil Litigation - European Enforcement Law

Lectures delivered at the 2013 annual conference of the International Association of Procedural Law edited by Prof. Burkhard Hess

Professor Dr. Hélène Ruiz Fabri (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne) appointed as new Director of the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg

The French professor will be the Director of the department for dispute resolution under public international law

Symposium in honour of Professor Giuseppe Tarzia

On 9 May 2014, the Max Planck Institute hosted a symposium in honour and memory of Professor Giuseppe Tarzia, on the occasion of which his personal library as an extention of the Institute’s library was inaugurated.


14:00 / 29 September 2014
30 September 2014

The Protection of Privacy in the Aftermath of the Recent Judgments of the CJEU - eDate Advertising, Digital Rights Ireland and Google Spain

Conference on the impact of the CJEU’s judgments on the protection of privacy. The following day, the Institute will host the first meeting of the ILA Committee on the Protection of Privacy in Private International and Procedural Law (this latter event is by invitation only).

16:00 / 22 October 2014
Max Planck Lecture Series

Globalization, Europeanization, Digitization: Adapting the Civil Justice System to Changed Legal Needs

Professor Gralf-Peter Calliess (Bremen University, Germany)

12:00 /  5 November 2014
Max Planck Lecture Series

Human Rights before the International Court of Justice

Professor Bruno Simma (Former Judge, International Court of Justice; Arbitrator, Iran-United States Claims Tribunal)

17:00 / 10 November 2014

Athlete Agreements: An Instance of Private Autonomy or an Infringement of Fundamental Rights?

Symposium to be held in Hamburg, in cooperation with the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and the Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy