27 September 2018
28 September 2018
Conferences

The 50th Anniversary of the European Law of Civil Procedure - Conference at the Court of Justice of the European Union

Conference at the Court of Justice of the European Union:
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 Court of Justice and the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg are organizing an international...


26 September 2018
Conferences

The 50th Anniversary of the European Law of Civil Procedure - Colloquium at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg

Colloquium at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg:
Current challenges for EU cross-border litigation in a changing procedural environment


19 August 2018
24 August 2018
Conferences

The 78ᵗʰ ILA Biennial Conference

The 78ᵗʰ ILA Biennial Conference will take place from 19 to 24 August 2018 in Sydney, Australia. The core theme of the Conference will be "Developing International Law in Challenging Times".


19 July 2018
Seminars

Harmonization of Civil Procedure in the EU: How Far Can We Go?

On Thursday 19 July, the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg will host a seminar about the harmonization of civil procedure in the European Union, more specifically about the status quo of harmonization as well as its prospects.
During the seminar, academics will present, and discuss, the achievements and gaps in the process of harmonization up to...


10 July 2018
Seminars

Innovating International Business Courts: a European Outlook

Under the ERC project 'Building EU Civil Justice', the Max Planck Institute for Procedural Law Luxembourg, the Erasmus School of Law (Erasmus University Rotterdam) and the Montaigne Centre for Rule of Law and Administration of Justice (Utrecht University) are jointly organizing a seminar on the Woudestein Campus of the Erasmus University...


9 July 2018
10 July 2018
Workshops

International Workshop on Reconciliation as a Peace-building Process Cases of failure

Since the end of the Cold War, more and more specialists in history, philosophy, psychology and other social sciences pay attention to what is designated as one the most important conditions for maintaining a stable peace: reconciliation between former enemies. However, reconciliation appears as an undertheorized phenomenon and a rather crude...


14:30 /  5 July 2018
Max Planck Lecture Series

Fighting Illiberalism Through Courts - The Rule of Law at the Court of Justice of the European Union

Lecturer: Prof. Daniel Sarmiento (Complutense University of Madrid)