Arantxa Gandía has been awarded the dissertation prize of the University of Valencia

On July 10th 2018, the Council of the Universitat de València awarded its annual dissertation prize to Arantxa Gandía Sellens, Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law. Arantxa Gandía’s thesis was...

Michel Erpelding has been awarded the dissertation prize of the Sorbonne Doctoral Law School

On June 27th 2018, the Department of International and European Law of the École doctorale de droit de la Sorbonne (EDDS) awarded its annual dissertation prize to Michel Erpelding, Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute...

Max Planck Lecture Series - 6 June 2018 - Judge Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi - “20 Years of the Rome Statute”

On June 6th, 2018, the MPI Luxembourg welcomed Judge Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi, former President of the International Criminal Court (ICC), to lecture in commemoration of the 20th year of the Rome Statute.
Judge Fernández de...

Report Workshop “Cross-Border Debt Recovery in the EU. Application of the “second generation” regulations in France and Luxembourg” is available

The workshop "Cross-Border Debt Recovery in the EU. Application of the "second generation" regulations in France and Luxembourg took place on 8 June 2018. The workshop was organised in the framework of the IC2BE research...


26 September 2018
28 September 2018

The 50th Anniversary of the European Law of Civil Procedure

On the 27th September 1968, the then six EC Member States signed the Brussels Convention on jurisdiction and the enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters. 50 years later, the European...

30 September 2018
3 October 2018

The 37th Annual Course of the International Association of Law Libraries

“Law in Luxembourg – Where Local Tradition Meets European and International Innovation”

5 October 2018

IOSCO and the new international financial architecture: What role for IOSCO in the development and implementation of cross-border regulation and equivalence?

(organised in collaboration with the University of Luxembourg and Luxembourg National Research Fund*)

8 November 2018
9 November 2018

Sociological Perspectives on International Tribunals: Formal and Informal Rules, Functions and Symbols in the Practice of International Tribunals

The workshop will focus on sociological aspects of practices by international tribunals. Speakers will discuss diverse socio-cultural issues involved in the operation and impact of international...