Previous events

Figurines and a gavel. Equality and social advocacy concept.
Time and place: July 1, 2022 11:00 AM12:30 PM, Professorboligen, University Garden

What has led to the dominance of a small group of white men having repeat appointments as counsel before the International Court of justice? And what are the consequences of lacking diversity? These questions will addressed by Professor James Gathii during PluriCourts' annual lecture 2022. The lecture will be streamed. 

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Time and place: June 29, 2022 1:00 PMJune 30, 2022 8:30 PM, Professorboligen, University Garden

29-30 June, PluriCourts will hold its Annual Conference in Professorboligen at the Faculty of Law

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Time and place: June 22, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Zoom and DJ 7227

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Professor Hannah Garry

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Time and place: June 16, 2022 11:30 AM3:00 PM, Gamle festsal, 1st floor. Domus Academica and zoom

Master of Laws Nicola Claire Strain at PluriCourts will be defending the thesis Jurisdiction and Applicable Law in Investor-State and WTO Dispute Settlement. Comparing Consent and Inconsistency in the Application of Other International Law for the degree of Ph.D.

Time and place: June 16, 2022 10:15 AM11:00 AM, Gamle festsal, 1st floor Domus Academica and zoom

Master of Laws Nicola Claire Strain at PluriCourts will give a trial lecture on a prescribed topic, entitled: The Legality of Joint Statement Initiatives

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Time and place: June 10, 2022 11:15 AM3:00 PM, Gamle festsal, 1 etg Domus Academica og zoom

Bård Sverre Tuseth at the department of Public and International Law will be defending the thesis Trykkefrihed bør finde Sted. Grunnloven § 100 fra 1814 til 1905 for the degree of Ph.D.

The disputation will be held in Norwegian.

Time and place: June 10, 2022 9:00 AM4:30 PM, Auditorium 6, Domus Academica

The workshop will discuss central banks’ expanding roles, independence and control mechanisms. Amongst other issues, it will examine the historical origin of central bank independence, to what extent are courts and tribunals willing to review the legality of central banks’ decision making, and how is this influencing central banks policies, as well as what alternative mechanisms for checks and balances of central bank policies exist.

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Time and place: June 8, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, DJ 7227 and Zoom

Wednesday lunch seminar with Theresa Squatrito

Time and place: June 1, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Zoom and DJ 7227

Wednesday lunch seminar with Professor Kristen Boon

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Time and place: May 25, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Zoom and DJ 7227

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Professor Andreas Paulus

Illustration photo of the Court of Human Rights
Time and place: May 12, 2022 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Old Assembly Hall / Gamle festsal, Domus Academica

ECtHR President Róbert Spanó will discuss how the ECtHR responds to challenges to the rule of law, in dialogue with scholars from the University of Oslo. 

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Time and place: May 12, 2022 11:30 AM3:00 PM, Gamle festsal, 1st floor Domus Academica and zoom

Master of Laws and Master in fisheries Guri Kristin Hjallen Eriksen will be defending the thesis Fisheries Legislator Approach (FLA) - A Framework for Developing Sound and Coherent Fisheries Legislation – a Norwegian Case with a Canadian Outlook for the degree of Ph.D.

Court of Justice of the European Union
Time and place: Apr. 27, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, DJ 7227 and Zoom

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Dr Konstantinos Polomarkakis

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Time and place: Apr. 4, 2022 4:30 PM6:00 PM, Domus Juridica Auditorium 1 and Zoom

We welcome you to a seminar with UN Special Rapporteur, Michael Lynk, focused on the question of apartheid and its application to the Occupied Palestinian Territories. 

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Time and place: Apr. 1, 2022 11:15 AM3:00 PM, Gamle festsal, 1st floor Domus Academica and zoom

Juris Doctorate Emma Hynes Brandon will be defending the thesis Cooperation with the International Criminal Court and Regional Human Rights Courts: Obligations of Non-State Parties
for the degree of Ph.D.

Time and place: Apr. 1, 2022 10:15 AM11:00 AM, Gamle festsal, 1. etg. Domus Academica and zoom

Juris Doctorate Emma Hynes Brandon will give a trial lecture on a prescribed topic, entitled: The right to repair: reparations in the law and practice of the ICC and regional HR courts.

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Time: Apr. 1, 2022

The call for papers is related to two workshops organisezed by PluriCourts on Nordic jurists and legal internationalism in the 1880s-1970s. 

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Time and place: Mar. 23, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Zoom and DJ 7227

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Associate Professor Emilia Justyna Powell

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Time and place: Mar. 16, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Zoom and DJ 7227

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with PhD Candidate Tomas Midttun Tobiassen

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Time and place: Mar. 9, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Zoom and DJ 7227

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Professor Hannah Garry

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Time and place: Mar. 8, 2022 2:00 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

PhD candidate Heather Broomfield is presenting her PhD project "Framing and implementing the data-driven public sector".

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Time and place: Mar. 2, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Zoom and DJ 7227

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Professor Beate Kristine Sjåfjell

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Time and place: Feb. 16, 2022 12:00 PM1:30 PM, Zoom and DJ 7227

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Professor Mads Andenæs