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...

14:15 / 11 January 2017

Directors' Duties and Liabilities during insolvency or the period approaching insolvency

Lecturer: Professor Juana Pulgar Ezquerra, Professor in Commercial Law (University Complutense of Madrid, Spain)
Within the context of the “Referentenrunde” organised by the Department of European and Comparative Procedural Law, Professor Juana Pulgar Ezquerra will give a presentation on “Director's duties and liabilities in the period...

10:00 / 15 December 2015

Training Seminar on Qualitative Methodologies “In-depths interviews”

Speaker: Professor Mark A. Pollack

16:00 / 11 November 2015

The Departure of the European Law of Civil Procedure

Prominent experts – including Prof. Peter Schlosser, Judge Marko Ilešič (CJEU) and Prof. Jörg Pirrung – will meet to discuss fundamental developments in European Civil Procedure

10:30 /  4 November 2015

Seminar on Methodologies

Speaker: Prof. Marie-Sophie Devresse (Université catholique de Louvain)

12:00 / 25 March 2014

Lecture of Vice-President Viviane Reding

Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the European Commission will visit the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg on 25 March at 12 pm to give a lecture on the topic of "Strengthening mutual trust: Towards a true European Area of civil justice".

18:00 / 14 January 2014

Free movement of civil judgments in the European Union: Where do we stand after the recast of the Regulation Brussels I and the "Povse" decision of the ECHR?

Inaugural Lecture by Professor Burkhard Hess at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg