Lov og Rett Special Issue: UNs human rights treaty bodies and their significance in Norwegian Law
The issue will be published in Lov og Rett, Nr. 7, 2016, 55. årgang. The publication is in Norwegian; "FNs menneskerettslige traktatorganer og deres betydning i norsk rett".
Co-director of PluriCorts, Geir Ulfstein, has contributed with a chapter on the Norwegian Supreme Court's use of the treaty bodies practice of interpretation - "Høyesteretts anvendelse av traktatorganers tolkningspraksis".
This special issue is the result of the Ryssdal Seminar, Nov. 9, 2015. The annual Ryssdal seminars are organized to honour Rolv Ryssdal (1914-1988). Ryssdal was a pioneer in Norwegian and International law, first as Chief justice of the Supreme court, and later as head of the European court of human rights (ECtHR). The seminars are primarily aimed at Norwegian judges, but other participants are also welcome. This years seminar will be on Oct. 31 in Professorboligen, UiO.