2014 - Page 2

Time and place: Sep. 18, 2014Sep. 19, 2014, University of Baltimore School of Law

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.

Time and place: Sep. 11, 2014 9:00 AMSep. 12, 2014 2:00 PM, iCourts, University of Copenhagen

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

Time and place: Sep. 10, 2014 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Seminar Room, 4th Floor, St Olavs gate 23
Time and place: Sep. 8, 2014 12:00 PM2:00 PM, Kjerka, Domus Media

In collaboration with ESIL under the ESIL Lectures, Professor Geir Ulfstein will interview Helen Keller on her reflections as a Judge at the European Court of Human Rights.

Time and place: Sep. 8, 2014Sep. 9, 2014, Faculty of Law, Professorboligen, Stallen

An international symposium will bring together scholars and human rights judges to discuss how environmental concerns can legitimately be addressed by human rights courts.

Time and place: Aug. 28, 2014 9:00 AMAug. 29, 2014 5:15 PM, Håndverkeren Conference Centre

The establishment of International Criminal Tribunals, and hybrid or internationalized tribunals has been hailed as a great achievement within international law. Legal scholars cite the substantial normative evolution within the field as proof of the value of these institutions. Nevertheless, there is a need for multi-disciplinary evaluation to assess legitimacy and effectiveness of these tribunals.

Time and place: Aug. 27, 2014 9:00 AM4:30 PM, Asbjørn Eide, Norwegian centre for human rights

How do you succeed as a researcher in academia? This seminar will take a closer look to the challenges that many young academics face, and how to manage these challenges.

Time and place: Aug. 21, 2014 12:15 PMAug. 19, 2014 1:15 PM, Seminar Room, 4th Floor, St Olavs gate 23

Report from the inaugural conference of ICONs International Society of Public Law, Firenze, juni 2014 :

Why another international law society/organization?

What was discussed?

How will the new society proceed, and how should we use it?

Time and place: Aug. 19, 2014 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Seminar Room, 4th Floor, St Olavs gate 23

Drawing from original interviews with eight of the UK Supreme Court Justices, this presentation critically examines both the idea of judicial dialogue and its effectuation between the UK courts and the European Court of Human Rights.

Time and place: July 7, 2014July 16, 2014, Venice Academy of Human Rights

Summer Course organised by PluriCourts in cooperation with the Venice Academy of Human Rights.

Time and place: June 23, 2014 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Seminar Room, 4th Floor, St Olavs gate 23

Michelle Zang, postdoctoral fellow, will discuss a WTO case: European Communities — Measures Prohibiting the Importation and Marketing of Seal Products.

Time and place: June 23, 2014June 27, 2014, Copenhagen

More  information is available at iCourts' home page.

Time and place: June 16, 2014June 20, 2014, Oslo

The Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas (UiO), MultiRights: The Legitimacy of Multi-Level Human Rights Judiciary, PluriCourts: Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order (UiO), and the Norwegian Kant Society organise a summeer course on Human Rights, International Law, and Cosmopolitanism (HIC)

Time and place: June 13, 2014 5:00 PM6:30 PM, Litteraturhuset - Amalie Skram room

The International Criminal Court (ICC) is metting increasing skepticism. It is criticized for working too slowly, for preventing the reconciliation process, and for not deterring the commission of international crimes.

Time and place: June 13, 2014 9:00 AM4:30 PM, Håndverkeren Conference Centre, Sangerhall

PluriCourts Annual Conference this year will be on the theme of international courts and the rule of law.

Time and place: June 11, 2014 12:15 PM1:15 PM, St. Olavs gate 23, seminar room 442

Visiting professor James Nickel (University of Miami) will present his recent research on human rights during emergencies at this PluriCourts lunch.

Time and place: June 10, 2014 12:00 PM1:00 PM, St. Olavs gate 23, room 442

MultiRights guest researcher Adam Etinson will present his recent work.

Time and place: June 4, 2014 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Seminar Room, 4th Floor, St. OIavs gate 23

Jane McAdam will give a presentation on the scope of international law in forced migration caused by climate change and natural disasters.

Time and place: June 3, 2014 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Seminar Room, 4th Floor, St Olavs gate 23
Time and place: May 28, 2014 12:15 PM12:15 PM, Seminar Room, 4th Floor, St Olavs gate 23

Christoffer C. Eriksen and Astrid Sinnes will present "Education for sustainable development and international student assessments: What governs education in a time of climate change?"

Time and place: May 27, 2014 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Seminar Room, 4th Floor, St Olavs gate 23

Postdoctoral fellow, Claudio Corradetti, will discuss what are - if any - the ”transitional” determinants of cosmopolitanism and how International Courts advance the process.

Time and place: May 14, 2014 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Seminar room, 4th floor, St.Olavs gate 23

Is state consent convincing as a theory explaining the legitimacy of international norms and institutions?

Time and place: May 13, 2014 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Seminar Room, 4th Floor, St. OIavs gate 23
Time and place: May 13, 2014 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Seminar room 442, St. Olavs gate 23

Cecilia Bailliet will present: "National Case Law as a Generator of International Refugee Law: Rectifying an Imbalance"

Time and place: May 7, 2014 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Seminar Room, 4th Floor, St Olavs gate 23

Christina Voigt will present the symposium "The Legitimate Role(s) of Human Rights Courts in Environmental Disputes" which will take place on 8 and 9 september 2014. The presentation will give an overview of the content and purpose, speakers and outcome.