Viktor Weber

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Phone +47 22859727
Visiting address Karl Johans gate 47 Domus Media 0162 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 6706 St. Olavs plass 0130 OSLO
Other affiliations The International Summer School (Student)

Academic interests

Viktor's principal role at the Institute is to conduct research on the legal aspects of Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage (CCS) in the frame of the NCCS consortium. Apart from this project, he is also interested in commercial and environmental maritime law, and energy law and policy.


Viktor joined the University of Oslo in 2018. Earlier, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the National University of Singapore and a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Southampton in the field of commercial maritime law. Viktor holds his law degrees from the University of Southampton, where he studied for an LLB with European Legal Studies, an LLM in Maritime Law, and a PhD entitled ‘Environmental Liability from Offshore Carbon Dioxide Sequestration in the European Union.’


  • V Weber, ‘Reflections on The Cendor MOPU’ (2011) 1(2) Southampton Student Law Review 19-21
  • V Weber, ‘Case review: OW Bunkers – the story so far’ (2016) 16(1) Shipping and Trade Law 9-10
  • V Weber, M Tsimplis, ‘The UK Liability Framework for the Transport of CO2 for Offshore CCS Operations’ (2016) 31(4) International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law 1-35
  • V Weber, 'Uncertain liability and stagnating CCS deployment in the European Union: Is it the Member States’ turn?' (2018) 27 Review of European, Comparative & International Environmental Law 153–161


  • DAAD Summer Law School Scholarship; University of Freiburg, Germany
    A comparative introduction into the German legal system


  • Weber, Viktor (2020). Liability regulation for CCS storage sites in Norway - A potential model for EU Member States.
  • Weber, Viktor (2019). The harmonisation or unification of interpretation - A case study of European cabon capture and storage.
  • Weber, Viktor (2019). The legal framework of CO2 shipping for CCS in Norwegian waters.
  • Weber, Viktor (2019). The liability aspects of CCS – Storage and shipping.
  • Weber, Viktor (2019). The liability aspects of CCS – Storage and shipping.
  • Weber, Viktor (2018). Book review: Carbon Capture and Storage: Efficient Legal Policies for Risk Governance and Compensation by Michael G. Faure and Roy A. Partain. Carbon and Climate Law Review.  ISSN 1864-9904.  12(4), s 337- 338
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