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Time and place: Apr. 20, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Room 571, Domus Nova

The third in the series of PluriCourts reading seminars discusses texts by Joseph Raz, Jeffrey Staton and Will Moore, and Yonatan Lupu.

Time and place: Apr. 19, 2016 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

MultiRights Seminar with Professor Anne Julie Semb discussing her paper on the Norwegian position during the negotiations to establish the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR).

Time and place: Apr. 19, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

At this International Crimial Law lunch, Vegar Munthe Ommedal and Espen Hjelmeland Hanken, Police Prosecutors from from the War Crimes Unit at Kripos (the National Criminal Investigation Service), speak on the investigation of international core crimes, with a particular focus on Syria.

Time and place: Apr. 15, 2016 9:00 AM6:00 PM, Norwegian University Centre, St. Petersburg, Russia

This one day seminar will concern international law with a particular focus on the potential impacts of international adjudicative decisions on the future practice of international law in the Russian and Norwegian context.

Time and place: Apr. 14, 2016 3:00 PM6:00 PM, Gamle festsal, Domus Academica, Karl Johans gate 47

The Paris Agreement has been hailed as a milestone in the global fight against climate change. In this forum, we discuss how this agreement came about and what does it actually entail to for states when committing to such a goal? How effective is it? And how fair?

Time and place: Apr. 13, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

How should we interpret and explain the nonuniform transfer of judicial power to international courts?

PluriCourts Seminar with Professor Øyvind Østerud.

Time and place: Apr. 6, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

The second in the series of PluriCourts reading seminars discusses texts by Daniel Bodansky, Allen Buchanan and Robert O. Keohane, and Nienke Grossman.

Time and place: Mar. 17, 2016 3:00 PM5:00 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

Book Presentation with Professor Jurgen Kurtz, University of Melbourne.

In this Trade and Investment Forum (TIF), Jurgen Kurtz will present his new book on the growing connections between international trade and investment law.

Time and place: Mar. 16, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

PluriCourts Seminar with Fulbright Fellow Suzanne Dovi.

Time and place: Mar. 15, 2016 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

MultiRights seminar with Postdoctoral Research Fellow Matthew Saul.

Time: Mar. 14, 2016 9:00 AM4:00 PM

This closed workshop will discuss Norwegian law and its relationship with the European Court of Human Rights.

Time and place: Mar. 9, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

The first in the series of PluriCourts reading seminars discusses two core texts: one by Karen Alter and one by Armin von Bogdandy and Ingo Venzke.

Time and place: Mar. 8, 2016 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

At this MultiRights seminar, Amrei Müller will present her draft paper on the influence of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) in Europe.

The European Court of Human Rights
Time and place: Feb. 29, 2016 9:00 AMMar. 1, 2016 1:30 PM, Professorboligen, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo

The concluding conference of the MultiRights project will focus on analyzing and comparing the reform processes of the UN treaty bodies and of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) aiming at finding mutual learning experiences.

Time and place: Feb. 16, 2016 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Amalie Skram

The refugee crisis has polarised the citizens of Europe. Inhumane policies are employed or threatened as people attempt to cross the borders of Europe. In these times, it becomes important to challenge double standards so that the univeral human rights to remain universal, argues Frances Webber from The Institue of Race Relations.

Time and place: Feb. 16, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

In this International Criminal Law lunch, PhD Candidate Anni Pues (University of Glasgow) will discuss the role of the Prosecutorial Office at the International Criminal Court (ICC).

Time and place: Feb. 9, 2016 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

MultiRights seminar with Postdoctoral Research Fellow Claudio Corradetti, where he presents his most recent work following his article on Kant's 'transitional' cosmopolitanism.

Time and place: Feb. 4, 2016 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Room 571, Domus Nova

In this Trade and Investment Forum (TIF) lunch, Yuliya Chernykh will present her article discussing an individual’s influence on the development of international law based on archival study of the work of Elihu Lauterpacht.

Time and place: Jan. 26, 2016 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

MultiRights seminar with Postdoctoral Research Fellow Matthew Saul.

Time and place: Jan. 19, 2016 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

ICL lunch With Espen Flagstad, legal advisor to the Norwegian Red Cross.

Time and place: Jan. 14, 2016 9:00 AMJan. 15, 2016 5:00 PM, EUI, Florence

Legitimate democratic rule might only occur within a constitutional system, but does legitimate global constitutionalism — or alternatively a global constitution — need democratic legitimacy? This workshop attempts to answer this and other questions arising from the profound transformations in international law.

Time and place: Jan. 13, 2016 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Domus Nova, St. Olavs plass 5, 5th floor, room 571

PluriCourts lunch with professor Joost Pauwelyn (Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva). He compares the trade dispute settlement mechanism under the WTO to investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS), and focuses specifically on the individuals deciding trade versus Investment disputes. Read his paper (SSRN).