Previous events

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Time and place: Oct. 14, 2021 4:15 PM6:00 PM, Lødrups kjeller, Domus Media

In this lecture we'll discuss what legal and practical questions the development of space law, through 'soft law' and national space law, does raise. If you want to attend the seminar in person, please register here:

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Time and place: Oct. 13, 2021 3:00 PM6:00 PM, Domus Juridica, Room 6223

Sondre Torp Helmersen will present his new book The Application of Teachings by the International Court of Justice (Cambridge University Press 2021).

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Time and place: Oct. 13, 2021 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Domus Juridica

Wednesday Lunch seminar with Doctoral Research Fellow Runar Hilleren Lie.

Author, Cecilia Bailliet, and book cover
Time and place: Oct. 1, 2021 5:00 PM7:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Oslo

The Faculty of Law has the pleasure of inviting you to the launch of Cecilia Bailliets new book «The Construction of the Customary Law of Peace: Latin America and the Inter-American Court of Human Rights». The book will be presented by professor Thomas Antkowiak, Seattle University School of Law (live stream from USA), and professor Benedicte Bull, UiO.

Time and place: Sep. 30, 2021 1:00 PM3:00 PM, Domus Juridica, room 8113

PhD candidate Laura Létourneau-Tremblay at the PluriCourts Centre is presenting her PhD project "Aligning the International Investment System with Environmental Protection: Synergies or Discord".

Time: Sep. 22, 2021 12:15 PM1:30 PM

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with visiting research fellow Taylor St John

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Time and place: Sep. 6, 2021Sep. 7, 2021, Funken Lodge, Svalbard

Two-day symposium on Svalbard discussing sovereignty and international courts with an emphasis on the Svalbard treaty and international law of the sea.

Time: Sep. 1, 2021 12:15 PM1:30 PM

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Geir Ulfstein og Andreas Føllesdal.

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Time and place: Aug. 24, 2021 1:15 PM2:30 PM, Zoom

Øyvind Stiansen and Tommaso Pavone present the paper 'The NAV Scandal and the Shadow Effect of Courts: Judicial Review and the Politics of Preemptive Reform​' at the ARENA Tuesday seminar on 24 August 2021.

Time and place: June 23, 2021 4:00 PM5:30 PM, Zoom

Professor Karen J. Alter will give the PluriCourts Annual Lecture 2021

Time and place: June 23, 2021 9:45 AMJune 24, 2021 2:00 PM, Zoom

The PluriCourts Annual Conference gives an overview of the research activity at the centre, and how it relates to the overall research plan

Time and place: June 21, 2021 11:00 AMJune 22, 2021 4:00 PM, Zoom

The Input and Output Legitimacy of International Courts

Time and place: June 16, 2021 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Webinar

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Senior Research Fellow Alain Zysset.

Time and place: June 15, 2021 10:00 AM5:00 PM, Webinar

On 15 June 2021, PluriCourts and the Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH) will hold a seminar on the Effective Implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights - Enhancing Domestic Dialogue and Co-ordination.

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Time and place: June 14, 2021 11:30 AM3:00 PM, zoom

Master of Laws Ingvild Bruce will be defending the thesis Preventive Use of Surveillance Measures for the Protection of National Security. A normative and comparative study of Dutch, Norwegian and Swedish law for the degree of Ph.D. 

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Time and place: June 11, 2021 12:00 PM2:15 PM, Digital webinar, connection details will be sent to registered participants

What can we learn from the recent maritime delimitation agreements for the way States deal with maritime claims? How does this affect non-State actors' rights? Are we witnessing a shift in the manner we interpret the law of the sea, notably under new pressures for accsess to natural resources? Those are some of the questions we will discuss during this seminar.

Time and place: June 9, 2021 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Webinar

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Associate Professor Jakob v. H. Holtermann.

Time and place: June 4, 2021 10:00 AM11:30 AM, Link to digital meeting room below

With Associate Professor Yurika ISHII, National Defence Academy of Japan.

Time and place: June 2, 2021 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Webinar

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Professor Pierre Bodeau-Livinec.

Time and place: May 31, 2021 1:00 PM2:00 PM, Zoom

Should the ICJ approach the practice by UN human rights treaty bodies from a position of dialogue or superiority when deciding similar cases? 

Time and place: May 27, 2021 10:00 AM2:40 PM, zoom

What are the pros and cons of using human rights as standards to justify policy decisions?  

Time and place: May 26, 2021 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Webinar

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Dr. Katalin Sulyok.

Time and place: May 19, 2021 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Webinar

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Professor Laurence Boisson de Chazournes. 

Time and place: May 12, 2021 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Webinar

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Research Assistant Karoline Hovland Lyngstadaas.

Time and place: May 5, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Webinar

Wednesday Lunch Seminar with Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of international law, José Alvarez