Organized by PluriCourts and the University of Birmingham, the workshop aimed to zero in on the role, definition and scope of values in the framework of the European Convention on Human Rights and in the practice of the European Court of Human Rights.
Tensaye Alemu will mostly be working with the research initiative on the interface between international and national law.
Starting in August, Professor of law Cora True-Frost will spend half a year at PluriCourts as a Fulbright scholar. Professor True-Frost comes to PluriCourts from the Syracuse University College of Law.
Together with the Supreme Court and the Court Administration by the Sami Forum, PluriCourts organized a conference on the specific legal challenges associated with the handling of Sami cases in Norwegian courts.
It was with deep sadness that we received the message that Associate Professor Daniel F. Behn passed away in his sleep on 16 July 2022 in London at the far too early age of 47.
The lack of diversity risks diminishing important perspectives from women and from the non-west, according to Professor James Gathii from Loyola University Chicago School of Law.
As the research project State Consent to International Jurisdiction comes to an end, we invite paper proposals that scrutinise State consent to international law more broadly. The submission deadline is 25 August and the workshop dates are 29 - 30 September (online).
20-21 June, PluriCourts held its annual workshop on The Political and Legal Theory of International Courts and Tribunals.
On 16 June 2022, Master of Law Nicola Claire Strain held a trial lecture and successfully defended her thesis “Jurisdiction and Applicable Law in Investor-State and WTO Dispute Settlement. Comparing Consent and Inconsistency in the Application of Other International Law”.
Both positions will take part in the research initiative on the interface between international and national law.
On May 30-31, the COPIID research project completed its first physical kick off workshop in beautiful surroundings at Hotel Jeløya Radio, Moss.
On 1 April 2022, Juris Doctorate Emma Hynes Brandon held a trial lecture and defended her thesis on non-member states’ obligation to cooperate with the International Criminal Court (ICC) and three regional human rights courts.
Together with Birmingham Law School, PluriCourts is hosting a workshop on the value(s) of the European Convention on Human Rights. In relation to the workshop, there is a call for abstracts with submission deadline 3. June.
The project will study what the EU can do to prevent the deterioration of rule of law among its members, a question that project leader Daniel Naurin argues has only become more important.
Every year, PluriCourts welcomes several visiting researchers for research stays of various lenghts. - It added a whole different dimension and spin on the direction my work was going, says PhD candidate Tomas Pacheco-Bethencourt from the University of Málaga.
Lara Marie Nicola Eguia started working at PluriCourts in December 2021.