Webpages tagged with «Investment» - Page 4

Published Aug. 6, 2015 10:21 AM

Informative discussion between the civil society and academica on the possible challenges of Norway's New Model BIT.

Published Aug. 6, 2015 10:12 AM

In this lunch presentation, Professor Alec Stone Sweet will share his views on the evolution of the international treaty arbitration system.

Published Aug. 6, 2015 10:07 AM

Gus Van Harten, professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, will present his ongoing research focusing on regulatory chill and investment treaties. Do investsment treaties constrain regulatory space?

Published Aug. 3, 2015 3:45 PM

Tarald Laudal Berge was interviewed by the Norwegian newspaper, Dagens Perspektiv,on his views regarding the negotiations of Norway's new draft model agreement.

Published July 23, 2015 11:29 AM

Two guest researchers join PluriCourts on 3 August: Andrew Mitchell (Melbourne University) and Gus Van Harten (York University, Canada).

Published July 3, 2015 11:33 AM

PluriCourts coordinator Ole Kristian Fauchald and co-director Andreas Føllesdal published an op-ed in the Norwegian newspaper Dagens Næringsliv. Read the full text (pdf., in Norwegian).

Published June 22, 2015 9:15 AM

PhD candidate Tarald Laudal Berge investigates the politico-economic causes and effects of the international regime for regulating international investors.

Published June 16, 2015 9:34 AM

In this International Law lunch the guest speaker Professor Dr. Mattias Kumm will talk about the Investor - State dispute settlement in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) and the EU - Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA).

Published June 5, 2015 11:39 AM

Submit a paper for the international symposium on ‘The Present and Future Role of Investment Treaty Arbitration in Adjudicating Environmental Disputes’ (Oslo, 5-6 November 2015). The submission deadline is 15 July 2015. Go to the symposium page or read the full call.

Published May 28, 2015 10:08 AM

PluriCourts coordinator Ole Kristian Fauchald was interviewed by the Norwegian newspaper Klassekampen. The Norwegian government's proposal for future investment agreements between Norway and other states may limit the Norwegian politicians' scope of action, he says.

Published May 22, 2015 9:58 AM

Postdoctoral research fellow Daniel Behn has recently published an article entitled 'Legitimacy, Evolution, and Growth in Investment Treaty Arbitration: Empirically Evaluating the State of the Art' in Georgetown Journal of International Law (vol.46, no.2, 2015).

Published May 4, 2015 11:37 AM

This workshop will bring together some 25 scholars from multiple disciplines who are conducting empirical research in the field of investment treaty arbitration.

Investment and the Environment
Published Apr. 30, 2015 2:49 PM

Most of the discourse and analysis on this topic has focused on issues of fragmentation, conflict, and the balancing of obligations between legal regimes.  But can International Investment Law and Environmental Law be supportive and mutually complementary?

Published Apr. 22, 2015 4:25 PM

The Fulbright Program offers grants to U.S. researchers wishing to conduct research at PluriCourts. Scholars in law, philosophy and political science holding a PhD degree are eligible to apply.

Published Apr. 15, 2015 2:57 PM

PluriCourts invites scholars to apply for visiting research fellowship at PluriCourts throughout the year (with an exemption for the holiday period (1 July – 15 August) .

The duration of the contracts is 3 – 12 months. The candidate must hold a doctoral degree in political science, philosophy or law.

Published Mar. 22, 2015 4:06 PM

The 11th Annual Conference of the European Society of International Law (ESIL)will take place in Oslo, Norway. The Conference will focus on the judicialization of international Law.

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Published Mar. 5, 2015 10:40 AM

This year's annual conference will focus on the performance of international courts, and will feature many prominent speakers.

Published Dec. 4, 2014 4:26 PM

The Centre of Excellence for International Courts (iCourts) and PluriCourts are hosting a high-level summer school for PhD students working on international law and with a special interest in interdisciplinary studies of international law and its social and political context.

We particularly welcome students and scholars who are writing up a PhD thesis that involves an interdisciplinary study of one or more international courts.

Published Oct. 31, 2014 9:57 AM

In his master thesis, PluriCourts research assistant Cristoffer Nyegaard Mollestad analyses the friction between transparency and confidentiality requirements in investment arbitration. Read the thesis (SSRN).

Published Sep. 1, 2014 11:50 AM

PluriCourts, together with University of Copenhagen Centre of Excellence for International Courts – iCourts, is organizing a combined workshop and PhD course on the Legitimacy of International Courts and Tribunals.

Published Aug. 29, 2014 4:17 PM

PluriCourts Coordinator Marlene Wind organises a two-day Conference at the Danish centre of excellence iCourts in Copenhagen.

Published Aug. 22, 2014 2:52 PM
Published Aug. 14, 2014 1:42 PM

To honor the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Center for International and Comparative Law (CICL), the University of Baltimore School of Law, in conjunction with PluriCourts, will bring together renowned scholars for a symposium on legitimacy and international courts.