Prof. Yuval Shany is the Hersch Lauterpacht Chair in International Law at the Law Faculty of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He also serves currently as a board member in the International Law Forum at the Hebrew University, a director in the Project on International Courts and Tribunals (PICT), and a senior research fellow at the Israel Democracy Institute.
The MultiRights Reading Group will meet to discuss Yuval Shany's "No Longer a Weak Department of Power? Reflections on the Emergence of a New International Judiciary". The European Journal of International Law 20(1): 73-91
Prof. Daniel Bodansky will present the topic "Legitimacy in International Law and International Relations" during his visit to the MultiRights project.
The MultiRights Reading Group will meet to discuss Rainer Forst's "The justification of human rights and the basic right to justification: A reflexive approach". Ethics, Vol. 120, No. 4, 2010. p. 711-740.
Dr. Lucas Lixinski will be presenting one of his latest works: "On the Fragmentation of International Human Rights Law" during his visit to the MultiRights project.
Dr. Lixinski is the Dean's Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of New South Wales, Australia. His area of expertise include international law, fragmentation of international law, international cultural heritage law, international human rights law, regional economic integration, among others.
Professor Armin von Bogdandy will be presenting one of his latest works: "In Whose Name?" during his visit to the MultiRights project.
The MultiRights Reading Group will meet to discuss Armin von Bogdandy's "Developing the Publicness of Public International Law: Towards a Legal Framework for Global covernance Activities" in Bogdandy et al. (eds), The Exercise of Public Authority by International Institutions, Springer, 2010.
Dr. Marjan Avjeski will be presenting the topic "Methodologies of interpretation as ways of legitimization" in connection to the MultiRights project.
The MultiRights Reading Group will meet to discuss Mattias Kumm's "The Cosmopolitan Turn in Constitutionalism: On the Relationship between Constitutionalism in and beyond the State" in Dunnoff/Tachtman (eds), Ruling the World? Constitutionalism, International Law, and Global Governance, Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Prof. Geir Ulfstein will be presenting at the MultiRights seminar
Dr. Birgit Schlütter will present one of her last projects in collaboration with MultiRights.