2016 - Page 2

Illustration: Globe with currency symbols
Time and place: Aug. 25, 2016 9:00 AMAug. 26, 2016 5:00 PM, University of Oslo, Faculty of Law, Professorboligen

PluriCourts invites you to attend a two day conference on international Trade and Investment disputes.

Registration

To register for the conference, please follow this link. There is no fee to register for the conference.

Time and place: Aug. 24, 2016 4:00 PM5:30 PM, Kjerka, Domus Media, University of Oslo

PluriCourts has the great pleasure of welcoming his Honor Georges Abi-Saab on the 24th of August for an interview from 16:00-17:30 in Kjerka, Domus Media at the University of Oslo.

Time and place: Aug. 24, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavsplass 5, 5th Floor, Room 571

PluriCourts seminar with Professor José E. Alvarez.

WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Berlin.
Time and place: July 11, 2016July 12, 2016, WZB Social Science Research Center, Berlin

This workshop brings together distinguished political theorists, legal scholars and political scientists discussions on how best to understand public reason – understood in a broad and inclusive way - in relation to courts, and in discussion about what practical impact such ideals may have in the context of adjudication.

Time and place: June 22, 2016 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

International Criminal Law Lunch with Professor William Schabas, who will discuss the right to truth in international crimes and transitional justice, and how temporal limitations may intrude to prevent full enjoyment of the right to truth with respect to atrocities perpetrated many decades ago.

 

Lofoten. Mountain and sea
Time and place: June 20, 2016 9:00 AMJune 24, 2016 9:00 PM, Law Faculty, University of Oslo

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". 

Aereal view of Copenhagen
Time and place: June 20, 2016June 24, 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark

PluriCourts and iCourts - Danish Centre of Excellence on International Courts jointly organize a high-level summer school for doctoral students for PhD students working on international courts in their social and political context.

Time and place: June 15, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, 5th floor, room 571

PluriCourts Seminar with the Investment team at PluriCourts presenting their new database and it's uses.

 

Time and place: June 8, 2016 1:30 PM2:30 PM, Room 571, Domus Nova

The fifth in the series of PluriCourts core reading seminars focuses on legitimacy questions in the environment and trade pillars. We discuss two chapters from the book International Courts and Environmental Protection by Tim Stephens and one article by Robert Howse.

Please note that the seminar starts at 13:30 this time!

Time and place: June 7, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571
Time and place: June 7, 2016 9:00 AM12:00 PM, Norwegian Center for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30, seminar room Asbjørn Eide, second level

The seminar addresses dilemmas that arise between pursuing an academic career and maintaining other aspects of a fulfilling life. It is aimed at colleagues in the PhD / PostDoc phase, especially in the disciplines of law, philosophy and political science, both men and women. Many are under pressure to publish and take on administrative tasks and teaching, - often in an unfamiliar culture, and sometimes also with obligations of care.

The seminar is organised by PluriCourts as part of its 'Publish and Flourish' mentoring programme; the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights; and the Equality and Diversity Committee at the Faculty of Law.

Convenors Andreas Føllesdal and Inga Bostad.

Time and place: June 1, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

PluriCourts Seminar with Sverre Blandhol, now rescheduled for the 1st of June.

Time and place: May 31, 2016 2:15 PM4:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

MultiRights Seminar with Åse B. Grødeland on her paper written with Leslie T. Holmes about Russia's relationship with the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR).

Time and place: May 31, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

In this International Criminal Law lunch, researcher Kjersti Lohne will present her research project investigating international forum shopping among international courts and judicial fora by Guantánamo detainees’ defence counsel and human rights NGOs.

Aurora borealis outside of Tromsø
Time and place: May 26, 2016May 28, 2016, Tromsø and Sommarøy

This year's conference will be held in Tromsø, and will address a range of issues with speakers and participants from three distinguished research communities.

Time and place: May 25, 2016 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Room 571, Domus Nova

The fourth in the series of PluriCourts core reading seminars focuses on legitimacy questions in the investment pillar and the international criminal law pillar. We discuss texts by Asad G. Kiyani and Muthucumarswamy Sornarajah. Please note that the seminar starts at 12:00 this time.

Time and place: May 23, 2016 9:00 AM4:00 PM, DN, 571

The Investment pillar at PluriCourts is excited to announce that it will be hosting a workshop on arbitrator behavior on Monday, May 23.

Time and place: May 13, 2016 8:30 PMMay 14, 2016 6:00 PM, Kostis Palamas Building, 48, Akadimias St., Athens

On 13-14 May 2016, the International Law Association (ILA) Study Group on ‘The Content and Evolution of the Rules of Interpretation’ will hold its inaugural meeting in Athens.

Time and place: May 11, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Room 571, Domus Nova

The third in the series of PluriCourts reading seminars discusses texts by John Tasioulas, Yuval Shany and Beth Simmons.

Time and place: May 10, 2016 2:15 PM4:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

MultiRights Seminar with Johan Karlsson Schaffer presenting his paper on Nordic ambivalence to international human rights norms.  

Time and place: May 10, 2016 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

Trade and Investment forum with Catherine A. Rogers

Pompeu Fabra University
Time and place: May 6, 2016May 7, 2016, Barcelona, Pompeu Fabra University

This workshop will discuss how issues of legitimacy can be addressed by bringing to bear the value of non-domination and the Republican tradition of political thought.

Time and place: May 4, 2016 12:15 PM1:00 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

PluriCourts Seminar with Daniel Behn.

Time and place: May 3, 2016 2:15 PM4:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

MultiRights Seminar with Jan Petrov presenting his paper on 'Mechanisms of implementation of the European Courts of Human Rights case-law in the post-Brighton constellation'

Bilde av bok coveret til boken 'Hva er folkerett'
Time and place: Apr. 27, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

Wednesday the 27th of April PluriCourts will host a booklaunch for Geir Ulfsteins new book 'Hva er folkerett'. The event will occur in Norwegian.