16 December 2021

International Max Planck Research School on Successful Dispute Resolution – Annual seminar

On 16 December 2021, the MPI Luxembourg will host International Max Planck Research School for Successful Dispute Resolution (IMPRS-SDR) participants for the IMPRS-SDR Annual Seminar. The Seminar will bring together IMPRS students and professors for a presentation of the work carried out by the IMPRS-SDR Fellows. This will entail the presentation...

8 December 2021

Inaugural Lecture of the Peking University Global Faculty Initiative

Prof. Burkhard Hess has been nominated to become a member of the Peking University Global Faculty Initiative. An inaugural lecture will take place on Wednesday 8 December 2021 from 9:00 to 11:00 (CET). The title of his lecture is: The Future of Dispute Resolution: the Role of Comparative Law. CPLJ as an Example of Contemporary Research and...

3 December 2021

ILA Committee on the Protection of Privacy in Private International and Procedural Law

8th Meeting of the ILA Committee on the Protection of Privacy in Private International and Procedural Law: Prof. Dr. Dres. h.c. Burkhard Hess, Chair
(closed event)

3 December 2021

Law Beyond the State in the 2020s Methodological and Conceptual Problems

More information will follow soon

25 November 2021
26 November 2021

Representing the Absent - 2nd Workshop

In the first hybrid event to be held at the Institute since March 2020, and following on from the workshop held in December 2020, the second workshop on representing the absent will investigate further the commonalities and differences between the representation of past and future generations from an interdisciplinary perspective and with a...

18 November 2021
19 November 2021

International Investment Law and Climate Change

This workshop will bring together selected authors of the forthcoming special edition of the Journal of World Investment & Trade (JWIT) examining the effect of climate change on international investment law. It will focus on topics including how climate change affects incentive and stability structures for green investment, states’ protection of...

9 November 2021

International Financial Regulation and Sustainability: Implementation and Enforcement Challenges

The conference will analyse recent developments in international financial regulation as they relate to environmental and social sustainability and assess the related implementation and enforcement challenges for national and regional authorities. It will offer theoretical, empirical, and policy-based analysis of international financial regulatory...