Webpages tagged with «Investment»

Published Oct. 16, 2017 12:29 PM

PluriCourts invites contributions for its upcoming workshop The Political and Legal Theory of International Courts and Tribunals, 18-19 June 2018 in Oslo. The deadline is 1 November 2017.

Published Oct. 4, 2017 3:53 PM

Chapter by Professor Freya Baetens in Bourgeois, J., Bronckers, M., Quick, R., [Eds.] WTO Dispute Settlement: Time to Take Stock (College of Europe Studies, Peter Lang, 2017).

Published Oct. 4, 2017 3:53 PM

Chapter by Professor Freya Baetens co-authored with Marco Bronckers, in Bourgeois, J., Bronckers, M., Quick, R., [Eds.] WTO Dispute Settlement: Time to Take Stock (College of Europe Studies, Peter Lang, 2017)

Published Sep. 13, 2017 3:26 PM

This workshop will bring together scholars of philosophy, political theory and legal theory who study one or more regional and international courts and tribunals (ICs).

Published July 25, 2017 8:59 AM

Published by Malcolm Langford, Daniel Behn and Runar Hilleren Lie, in ESIL Reflections, Vol 6, Issue 7 - TURN TO EMPIRICISM Series. Access the text.

Published June 23, 2017 2:06 PM

Opinion 2/15 is already causing quite a stir in legal academia. While some take an EU law perspective, others look at it from the perspective of investment law or public international law. In this short post I will not focus on purely legal issues. Instead, I will look at the Opinion’s effects on the EU’s investment policy and propose a change in the Commission’s approach to the negotiation of international economic agreements.

Published June 21, 2017 9:17 AM

Article by Daniel Behn, Ole Kristian Fauchald and Laura Létourneau-Tremblay in the European Business Law Review.

Published June 8, 2017 10:19 AM

A small group of highly influential “power brokers” regularly combine multiple roles in investment arbitration but the controversial practice – known as “double hatting” – is not widespread within the field, researchers at the University of Oslo have found.

Published June 7, 2017 3:29 PM

Investor-state dispute settlement is one of the most dynamic areas of international law. At this afternoon workshop, three works-in-progress that analyze recent developments will be discussed.  

Published June 7, 2017 8:39 AM

Article by Malcolm Langford, Daniel Behn, and Runar Hilleren Lie in Journal of International Economic Law.

Picture of Professor Freya Baetens.
Published Apr. 26, 2017 2:08 PM

Inaugural lecture for Professor Freya Baetens

Published Mar. 31, 2017 10:11 AM

PluriCourts Seminar with Professor Alec Stone Sweet, National University Singapore.

Published Mar. 17, 2017 9:17 AM

How do national and international courts and tribunals use international judicial decisions? Many discuss this phenomenon under labels such us 'judicial dialogue', 'cross-pollination', and/or 'cross-fertilization'.

This seminar is co-organized by the Department of Private Law and PluriCourts.

Published Feb. 27, 2017 2:24 PM

PluriCourts, Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, and the Faculty of Law at the University of Oslo are co-hosting the Spring 2017 seminar of the Nordic Network on Investment Law. 

Published Feb. 22, 2017 10:44 AM

PluriCourts seminar with postdoctoral researcher Szilárd Gáspár-Szilágyi presenting a paper commissioned by the Netherlands Yearbook of International Law, co-authored with Maksim Usynin.

Published Nov. 24, 2016 11:56 AM

On Wednesday Nov. 2, NUPI stated that Norway will reap substantial benefits from the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiated by USA and EU. However, the report is hampered by poor methodology and low contextual understanding.

Opinion piece by PhD candidate Tarald Laudal Berge and Senior Executive Officer Tori Loven Kirkebø in Klassekampen, Nov. 24.

Published Oct. 13, 2016 12:49 PM

Working paper by PhD candidates Tarald Laudal Berge and Øyvind Stiansen on SSRN

Published Oct. 7, 2016 11:41 AM

Article by researcher Laura Létourneau-Tremblay and Postdoctoral Fellow Daniel Behn in Journal of World Investment & Trade Vol. 17(5)

Published Sep. 23, 2016 10:14 AM

Master thesis by PluriCourts research assistant Maksim Usynin. The paper is available on SSRN.

Published Sep. 16, 2016 8:38 AM

Postdoctoral research fellow Szilárd Gáspár-Szilágyi will be giving a presentation on his ongoing research at PluriCourts: "Binding committee interpretations in the EU's new free trade and investment agreements".

Published Sep. 13, 2016 11:39 AM

Postdoctoral fellow Daniel Behn and Associate Professor Malcolm Langford has published a paper on arbitrators in international investment law. 

Group photo of the participants
Published Aug. 30, 2016 2:40 PM

The 25th and 26th of August marked an important event in PluriCourts’ history, the conference on ‘Adjudicating International Trade and Investment Disputes: Between Isolation and Interaction’. As the title suggests, the main topic of the conference was the interplay between the international trade and investment regimes, mainly the question of convergence and divergence and whether this cross‑fertilization is beneficial or should be treated with caution.