News

New book published in the MPI Luxembourg Book Series: Judicial Reforms in Luxembourg and Europe

Essays on judicial reforms and the organization of the judiciary from the point of view of independence, accountability and efficiency.


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


Events

09:00 /  9 October 2014
12:30 / 10 October 2014
Conferences

15. Interuniversitäre Tagung Sportrecht

Seminar on Sports Law (in German).


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
Symposia

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