News

Workshop with Max Schrems, Professor Hess, Professor Hoffman and Mr Proksch

On the 19th of July 2017, Max Schrems visited the MPI along with his lawyers following the hearing of a case at the CJEU C-496/16 Schrems. In 2014, Mr. Schrems brought a collective action against Facebook Ireland Ltd before the district...


Research Fellow Dalia Palombo awarded with Doctoral degree

It is a great pleasure to congratulate Dr Dalia Palombo, currently a Research Fellow at the MPI Luxembourg for Procedural Law, Department of International Law and Dispute Resolution, for having been awarded the Doctoral degree by...


Michel Erpelding wins award for his PhD dissertation

Dr Michel Erpelding, Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law, has been awarded the Varenne University Institute’s Dissertation Prize for his doctoral thesis on the prohibition of slavery.
Since...


EUFam's Project – Max Planck Institute Luxembourg hosted an International Seminar

In the framework of the European Commission-funded EUFam’s project, the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg hosted an International Seminar to discuss new developments in the field of cross-border family law on the 12h of May 2017. Eighty-two...


Events

31 July 2017
6 August 2017

The Hague Academy of International Law: The Private Public Divide

In summer 2017, Professor Burkhard Hess will teach a special course within the private international law session of The Hague Academy of International Law. The topic of the course is “The Private...


8 September 2017
Conferences

Conference Panel sponsored by the MPI Luxembourg
Identifying and Implementing Erga Omnes Obligations: The Role of Procedure (Forum 3)

13th Annual Conference of the European Society of International Law (ESIL): “Global Public Goods, Global Commons and Fundamental Values: The Responses of International Law”
University of Naples...


16:00 / 12 September 2017
Max Planck Lecture Series

Book Launch: United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea: A Commentary (Beck/Hart/Nomos, 2017)

Lecturer: Prof. Alexander Proelß, University of Trier
Interviewer: Prof. Alina Miron, University of Angers


22 September 2017
23 September 2017
Meetings

ILA Committee on the Rules of Procedure of International Courts and Tribunals

The second meeting of the ILA Committee on the Rules of Procedure of International Courts and Tribunals will take place at the MPI Luxembourg for Procedural Law on September 22 and 23,...