PhD candidate Nicola Claire Strain at the PluriCourts Centre is presenting her doctoral project "Consent to the Jurisdiction and Applicable Law of the WTO and Investor-State Dispute Settlement Mechanisms". The midway assessment will take place in 3 February 1 PM - 3 PM in Domus Juridica, room 8113.
PhD candidate Emma Brandon at the PluriCourts Centre is presenting her doctoral project “Holding Signatories to Account: States' Obligations Upon Signing a Treaty Granting Jurisdiction to an International Criminal or Human Rights Tribunal”. The midway assessment will take place February 3 10 AM - 12 PM in Domus Juridica, room 8113.
On 11 October 2019, Freya Baetens will participate in a research seminar at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence on the theme of the assault on international adjudication and the limits of withdrawal.
On 2 October 2019, Freya Baetens served on the doctoral committee examining the thesis of Mr. Clement Marquet, entitled «Le consentement étatique à la compétence des juridictions internationales», completed under the supervision of Professeur Makane Moïse Mbengue at the University of Geneva.
At the end of May, Nicola Strain presented her paper titled "The Murky Waters of Jurisdiction and Applicable Law in International Economic Disputes" at the 8th SIEL PEPA Conference at King's College, London.
On 21 June 2019, the first Expert Meeting of the State Consent to International Jurisdiction will take place in Geneva, in cooperation with the Geneva Center for International Dispute Settlement (CIDS).