24 November 2016
25 November 2016

“DEBACLES – Illusions and Failures in the History of International Adjudication”

Encouraged by the post-Cold War rise of international adjudication, most international lawyers — with some notable recent exceptions — have focused their attention on judicial 'success stories.' They have thereby revitalized a liberal-modernist narrative that views the constant expansion and improvement of international adjudication as...

09:00 / 27 October 2016
11:00 / 28 October 2016

Innovation in Libraries

Herbsttagung der MPG GSHS Bibliotheken 2016 / Autumn Meeting of the Max Planck Society (MPG) Social Sciences Libraries 2016

7 October 2016

The Implementation of the New Insolvency Regulation – Improving Cooperation and Mutual Trust

The new Insolvency Regulation will enter into force in 2017. To facilitate the transition and to assess challenges and opportunities within the new instrument, the MPI Luxembourg, the University of Milan (UNIMI) and the University of Vienna have been tasked by the European Commission to conduct a study on "The Implementation of the New...

7 August 2016
11 August 2016

77ᵗʰ ILA Conference, Johannesburg, South Africa

The 77ᵗʰ ILA Biennial Conference will take place from 7 to 11 August 2016 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
The Conference's theme will be 'International Law and State Practice: Is there a North/South Divide?'
In the framework of this Conference, the ILA Committee on the Protection of Privacy in Private International and Procedural Law, chaired by...

26 May 2016

Post Brexit: The Fate of Commercial Dispute Resolution in London and on the Continent

The joint conference of the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law and the British Institute for International and Comparative Law looks at the potential impact of a Brexit on cross-border commercial dispute resolution and on the role of London as a centre for international litigation and arbitration. Speakers will address selected...

15:00 / 24 May 2016

« L’état d’urgence, rempart ou menace pour l’État de droit ? »

Afin de contribuer aux discussions actuelles relatives à la révision envisagée de l'art. 32 (4) de la Constitution luxembourgeoise en vue de l'introduction d'un état d'urgence, le Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law organise une conférence-débat abordant les enjeux substantiels et procéduraux de ce dispositif.

25 February 2016
26 February 2016

From common rules to best practices in European Civil Procedure

Venue: Erasmus University Rotterdam, campus Woudestein, Tokyo room (M1-17)Fee: 50 EUR, 100 EUR if you wish to attend the conference dinner. (to register click here)
On 25 and 26 February 2016 a conference on the theme “From common rules to best practices in European Civil Procedure” will be held at Erasmus University Rotterdam. The conference is...