News

The Academy of Sciences of Bologna Institute nominated Professor Burkhard Hess as Corresponding Non-Resident Foreign Academician.

The Academy of Sciences of Bologna Institute nominated Professor Burkhard Hess as Corresponding Non-Resident Foreign Academician. On 21 November 2016, Professor Dr. Dres. h.c. Burkhard Hess (Executive Director of the Max Planck Institute...


Max Planck Lecture Series: Lee Buchheit delivered a lecture on “Proposals for Reform of Sovereign Debt Restructuring: The Statutory Approach”

Mr. Lee Buchheit and Prof. Luis Martinez Hinojosa participated in the sixth and final lecture of the Max Planck Lecture Series on Sovereign Debt.


Max Planck Lecture Series: Mr. Philip Wood delivered a lecture on “Proposals for Reform of Sovereign Debt Restructuring: The Contractual Approach”

On 30 November 2016, Mr. Philip Wood (Allen & Overy) and Prof. Christoph Paulus (Humboldt University of Berlin) discussed the contractual approach to sovereign debt restructuring within the framework of the Max Planck Lecture Series on...


International conference: “DEBACLES – Illusions and Failures in the History of International Adjudication”

24 & 25 November 2016

On 24-25 November 2016, the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law hosted the Conference “DEBACLES – Illusions and Failures in the History of International Adjudication”, a milestone of the research...


Events

16:00 /  8 February 2017
Max Planck Lecture Series

“International Law Theories - An Inquiry into Different Ways of Thinking”

Interview of Prof. Andrea Bianchi (Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva) by Dr Surabhi Ranganathan (University of Cambridge).


16:00 / 22 March 2017
Max Planck Lecture Series

"The effect of the ECHR on the constitutional system of member states"

Lecturer: Professor Dr. Dres. h.c. Jochen Frowein (Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg)


16:00 / 29 March 2017
Max Planck Lecture Series

"The ECtHR and State Responsibility: Moving towards more international law"

Lecturer: Judge and Prof. Iulia Motoc


30 March 2017
31 March 2017
Workshops

“The Making of Decisions of the United Nations Human Rights Treaty Bodies”

This workshop aims at allowing a dialog between representatives of various UN Treaty Bodies and academics. It intends to be one step in our investigation about the making of decisions in a...