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Now available online: Webinar "Draft Code of Conduct for Adjudicators in Investor-State Dispute Settlement: Low-Hanging Fruit or Unreachable Goal?" (July 2, 2020)

Watch it on the MPI Luxembourg Youtube channel: A draft Code of Conduct for Adjudicators in Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) was recently published by the Secretariats of ICSID and UNCITRAL, at the request of States negotiating in UNCITRAL's Working Group III. A Code of Conduct has the potential to address many of the criticisms faced by ISDS and could be an important tool to reform the ISDS system. This webinar, moderated by Prof. Ruiz Fabri, gathered experts and...

Research Fellow Javier Garcia Olmedo awarded with Doctoral degree from the University of Luxembourg

We are thrilled to announce that Javier Garcia Olmedo, Research Fellow of the International Max Planck Research School for Successful Dispute Resolution (IMPRS-SDR), has been awarded the Doctoral degree by the University of Luxembourg. On 3 July 2020, Javier Garcia Olmedo successfully defended his doctoral dissertation titled “The (mis)use of nationality in international investment law: an analysis of remedies against nationality planning”. The Jury gathered Prof. Dr Herwig Hofmann (President, U...

LW Artikel: Dr. Edoardo Stoppioni vom Max-Planck-Institut Luxemburg (MPI) ist mit der Otto-Hahn-Medaille ausgezeichnet worden

PaperJam article: Otto Hahn medallist Dr. Edoardo Stoppioni from the MPI

First Otto Hahn Medal awarded to a Researcher at Max-Planck Institute Luxembourg

Max-Planck Institute Luxembourg is proud to announce that on 17 June 2020 for the first time an Otto Hahn Medal was awarded to a young researcher of the MPI Luxembourg.
The Otto Hahn Medal is awarded annually by the Max Planck Society. The prize is intended to motivate especially gifted junior scientists and researchers to pursue a future university or research career. A total of 26 Otto Hahn Medals have been awarded this year, whereas 10 of them are selected within the Social Science-Humanitie...