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Prof. Dr. Pierre-Henri Conac appointed as Max Planck Fellow

Cooperation between outstanding university professors and researchers at the Max Planck Institute in Luxembourg
Luxembourg, 12 November 2020 –  The Max Planck Institute Luxembourg is proud to announce that Prof. Dr. Pierre-Henri...


New book published:

A Bridge over Troubled Waters:
Dispute Resolution in the Law of International Watercourses and the Law of the Sea

edited by Hélène Ruiz Fabri, Erik Franckx, Tamar Meshel & Marco Benatar (Brill | Nijhoff, 2020)

A Bridge Over Troubled Waters: Dispute Resolution in the Law of International Watercourses and the Law of the Sea takes stock of the progress made thus far in the resolution of disputes concerning international watercourses and the oceans,...


Germany, USA, COVID-19 and class action - Read Prof. Hess' opinon in German media Tagesschau

A lawyer from Lower Saxony intends to file a class action for damages in the US against the German COVID-19 measures. In Germany, there is no class action per the US model but a model declaratory action, not suitable for COVID-19...


New book published:

The 50th Anniversary of the European Law of Civil Procedure

Edited by Burkhard Hess, Koen Lenaerts

Co-edited by Vincent Richard

The Max Planck Institute Luxembourg is honoured to announce the publication of the book “The 50th Anniversary of the European Law of Civil Procedure”.
This book stems from an international conference to mark the 50th anniversary of the...


Events

2 December 2020
Webinar

Representing the Absent


15:00 /  4 December 2020
Webinar

Comparative Procedural Law and Justice


19 February 2021
5 March 2021
Webinar

Comparative Procedural Law and Justice

The kick-off conference of the CPLJ project will take place online. Five sessions are scheduled on 19, 22, 23, 26 February and 5 March. The aim is to present the general outlines of the different...


29 April 2021
30 April 2021
Conferences

Mixed Arbitral Tribunals, 1919-1930: An Experiment in the International Adjudication of Private Rights