Published Nov. 4, 2015 11:18 AM
In the preceding years, the Norwegian Supreme Court has marked itself as an active protector of individual rights. The topic for Morten Kinander's presentation is the development of the Supreme Court's activism in respect to individual rights, its legal foundations and the consequences for Norwegian constitutional law.
Published Oct. 26, 2015 3:17 PM
Joint PluriCourts / International Law Lunch with Postdoctoral Fellow Malcolm Langford.
Published Oct. 22, 2015 1:22 PM
This book edited by Mads Andenæs (University of Oslo) and Eirik Bjørge (Oxford University) will be published with Cambridge University Press.
Published Oct. 21, 2015 2:49 PM
Special issue edited by Postdoctoral Fellow Claudio Corradetti and Basak Cali (Koç University), to appear in the German Law Journal.
Published Oct. 21, 2015 10:57 AM
In this MultiRights seminar, Postdoctoral Fellow Claudio Corradetti will present his article that is part of a special issue on "Legal Cosmopolitanism and the Courts", edited by Corradetti, in Transnational Legal Theory.
Published Oct. 12, 2015 1:19 PM
Published Oct. 2, 2015 2:05 PM
The 11th Annual Conference of the European Society of International Law (ESIL) was hosted by PluriCourts on 10-12 September 2015. A selection of the best papers presented at the conference will be published in an anthology edited by PluriCourts Directors Geir Ulfstein and Andreas Føllesdal.
Published Oct. 2, 2015 1:58 PM
Published Sep. 27, 2015 12:00 AM
Professor James Nickel (University of Miami) visits PluriCourts on 28 September - 2 October 2015. He is one of five permanent PluriCourts Research Fellows and contributes substantively to the research under the MultiRights project.
Published Sep. 22, 2015 1:11 PM
Published Sep. 17, 2015 8:25 AM
Published Sep. 14, 2015 4:05 PM
Book edited by Marjan Ajevski. The book was originally published as a special issue of the Nordic Journal of Human Rights, edited when Ajevski was a MultiRights Postdoctoral Fellow. Access the book.
Published Sep. 7, 2015 9:21 AM
Three guests will contribute to our larger projects this week: Oran Young (University of California), Jeffrey Dunoff (Temple University) and Erik Voeten (Georgetown University).
Published Aug. 24, 2015 9:18 AM
Professor Alec Stone Sweet (Yale Law School) will be at PluriCourts this week to participate in several seminars and workshops.
Published Aug. 19, 2015 9:56 AM
This book project will bring together some 25 scholars from multiple disciplines who are conducting empirical research in the field of investment treaty arbitration. A writers' workshop takes place in Oslo 27-28 August 2015 in order to consider 15 draft contributions. The plan is to finalize the book for publication during the first semester of 2016.
Published June 22, 2015 9:15 AM
PhD candidate Tarald Laudal Berge investigates dynamics in the international investment treaty regime.
Published June 19, 2015 4:39 PM
PluriCourts, will host the 14th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law, 20-24 June 2016. The theme of the Colloquium is "The Environment in Court - Environmental protection in national and international courts, tribunals, and compliance mechanisms".
Published June 18, 2015 4:03 PM
in this article, PluriCourts director Geir Ulfstein focuses on other international instruments as an argument for dynamic (evolutive) interpretation of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). Read the article (SSRN).
Published June 15, 2015 3:41 PM
Published May 29, 2015 2:33 PM
Book edited by PluriCourts co-directors Geir Ulfstein and Andreas Føllesdal, Nienke Grossmann and Harlan Cohen. The book will be published by Cambridge University Press.
Published May 27, 2015 1:46 PM
Published May 26, 2015 10:07 AM
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.
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?