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Results: 1 - 20 of 78
  • 16 Sep 2019
    How to democratise Europe?

    20:00 - 21:30 | Event

    Four French social scientists, Stéphanie Hennette, Thomas Piketty, Guillaume Sacriste, and Antoine Vauchez , have written the T-Dem proposal, a draft treaty establishing a parliamentary assembly for the Eurozone. ...

  • Start 8 Jul 2019
    End 12 Jul 2019
    Summer School on European and Transnational Rulemaking (call for papers)


    Researchers interested in participating in this summer school can submit papers until 15 April 2019. This summer school will bring together PhD candidates, advanced master students, and postdoctoral researchers (<3 ...

  • 3 Jul 2019
    EU Democratic Deficits? Two challenging views

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    During this session ACELG will host two lectures on democratic challenges the EU is currently facing, including the accommodation of citizen participation and granting free access to documents and information. In her ...

  • 18 Jun 2019
    Opinion 1/17 in its broader context

    09:30 - 17:15 | Workshop

    Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) mechanisms have been criticised for undermining the rule of law, the autonomy of the EU legal order, as well as norms and principles of domestic constitutions. In Opinion ...

  • 29 May 2019
    Unpacking the Ethical, Legal & Institutional Dimensions of ‘Judicial Culture’ in the EU

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    On Wednesday, 29 May 2019 Elaine Mak (Utrecht University) will be giving a guest lecture entitled "The Framework for Judicial Cooperation in the European Union: Unpacking the Ethical, Legal and Institutional ...

  • 24 May 2019
    Cover page of Or Brook's PhD thesis on 'Coding non-competitive interests Article 101 TFEU'
    PhD defense Or Brook

    11:00 - 12:30 | Event

    On 24 May at 11.00 hrs ACELG PhD researcher Or Brook will defend her PhD thesis entitled 'Coding non-competition interests under Article 101 TFEU: a quantitative and qualitative study.'

  • 16 May 2019
    The Rise of the ‘Most Affected’ Principle in International Law

    13:00 - 14:30 | Lecture

    In his guest lecture entitled "New Responses to the Legitimacy-Crisis of International Institutions: The Rise of the ‘Most Affected’ Principle in International Law," Jochen von Bernstorff (University of Tübingen) ...

  • 26 Apr 2019
    Autonomy of the EU legal order

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    This workshop will consider consider the meaning and consequences of the autonomy of the EU legal order as proclaimed by the Court of Justice of the European Union in different contexts, including Investor State ...

  • 5 Apr 2019
    Ebola outbreak: security, development and global health law

    12:30 - 13:30 | Event

    Lunch meeting on 'Security, development and global health law' in the context of the current Ebola outbreak with Lawrence Gostin (Georgetown University) and Constance Schultsz (Amsterdam UMC).

  • 1 Apr 2019
    Justice, Legitimacy, and the Authority of Legislation within the European Union

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    EU lawyers have questioned the significance of legislative decision-making within the EU. Martijn van den Brink (Max Planck Institute Göttingen) challenges these views and argues that the EU legislature must enjoy ...

  • 28 Mar 2019
    Book launch: EU Powers Under External Pressure

    14:00 - 15:30 | Event

    ACELG director Christina Eckes’ new book ‘EU Powers Under External Pressure - How the EU's External Actions Alter its Internal Structures’ will be launched with a round table discussion of the book and the themes it ...

  • 25 Feb 2019
    European Constitutionalism, Crisis and the Security of the European Project

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Massimo Fichera (University of Helsinki) will present his book 'The Foundations of the EU as a Polity' in which he provides an account of European integration as a process shaped by security and fundamental rights as ...

  • 19 Feb 2019
    Brexit and Dispute Settlement

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Jed Odermatt (City Law School London) examines the role of dispute settlement in the Brexit process. How can a dispute settlement system be designed that respects the UK’s ‘red lines’ and also respects the autonomy ...

  • 28 Jan 2019
    Judith Sargentini: Defending the EU’s Values - the case of Hungary

    13:00 - 15:00 | Lecture

    In the context of her report on the ongoing dismantling of the Hungarian democracy, Dutch MEP Judith Sargentini will discuss the European Parliament’s resolution against Hungary and the rule of law challenge the EU ...

  • 21 Jan 2019
    The European Ombudsman's Work to Improve Transparency and Accountability of the EU

    16:15 | Lecture

    Graham Smith, Senior Advisor to the European Ombudsman, will discuss the role of the European Ombudsman and its place in the landscape of EU public administration and, based on recent inquiries, will explain how the ...

  • 21 Jan 2019
    Accountability and Control of European Multilevel Administration

    09:00 - 17:15 | Symposium

    The workshop will consider how the fragmentation of Europe’s administrative order into a multitude of different authorities, jurisdictions, and legal orders affects the possibilities to ensure that administrative ...

  • 7 Dec 2018
    European Governance of Health Crises and Disaster Management

    09:00 - 17:00 | Symposium

    Over the past decade European institutions have been building infrastructure for emergency governance, especially in the area of public health. This symposium attempts to provide the groundwork for European ...

  • 3 Dec 2018
    The transnational force of EU law: the counter-democratization of the lex sportiva

    15:30 | Lecture

    This presentation will explore the idea of counter-democracy to argue that EU law plays a vital counter-democratic function inside the lex sportiva, thereby opening a strange political space for disregarded affected ...

  • 16 Nov 2018
    The EU as a global environmental regulator - extraterritoriality, transnational effects and legitimacy

    13:00 - 16:00 | Debate

    What is the legitimacy of EU’s action as a global environmental regulator? As a powerful economy, the EU both contributes to and has extraordinary potential to fight global environmental challenges, such as climate ...

  • 9 Nov 2018
    Christina Eckes
    Inaugural lecture Christina Eckes

    16:00 | Lecture

    On Friday 9 November Christina Eckes, Professor of European Law and director of the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance, will give her inaugural lecture entitled The Paradox of EU External Relations: ...