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Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance

ACELG is a Faculty Centre of Excellence. It makes high level contributions to the academic and policy debate on legal and governance processes in Europe.
23 Sep 2019 15:30 - 17:00
In this joint ACELG-ACES lecture, visiting fellow Antoine Vauchez (Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne) will discuss the formation of an “independent branch” with special functional role in the advancement of the ...
25 Sep 2019 15:30 - 17:00
Currently, part of Antoine Vauchez research is on the notion of “independence” as a governing principle. In this seminar he will discuss the issue of the European Central Bank.
30 Sep 2019 15:30 - 17:00
Isabel Feichtner's presentation takes deep seabed mining as a case study to examine the role of law in co-constituting value. She recalls how international law has contributed to a perception of the oceans as a ...
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17 September 2019
ACELG visiting fellow Adam McCann (University of Exeter) speaks to us about the joys and shortcomings of teaching, the interplay between research and teaching and his research on assisted dying in Europe.
13 August 2019
Following his guest lecture on "The Economic Significance of Laws Relating to Employment Protection and Different Forms of Employment", Simon Deakin (University of Cambridge) speaks to us about the algorithmic nature ...
17 July 2019
Dutch Research Council (NWO) awarded ACELG researcher Dr. Maria Weimer a Veni grant of 250,000 euros for her 3-year research project “Making the EU a global leader in fighting deforestation.”

PhD research

Are you looking to pursue a PhD research project in European public law? Look at the possibilities within ACELG.

EUExplainer.nl

EUExplainer.nl is initiated and driven by members of ACELG. It checks claims about the EU against the legal facts.

The ACELG Blog

On the ACELG Blog, researchers of the centre comment on recent developments in the European Union.
Master's programmes
Master's programmes are one-year programmes leading to a Master of Laws (LLM) degree. For European Law there are the tracks European Competition Law and Regulation and European Union Law.