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Results: 1 - 20 of 174
  • 16 Jun 2020
    Locally embedded, internationally energised

    In conversation Bronwen Morgan (UNSW Sydney) tells us about her passion for socio-legal research and developing new legal forms for economic transactions, human needs vs human rights, the importance of experiments of ...

  • 11 Jun 2020
    UvA team in HSF Competition Law Moot Court

    Despite extraordinary circumstances, the UvA team was ranked eighth out of 30 teams in the first round of the Herbert Smith Freehills Competition Law Moot Court Competition.

  • 2 Jun 2020
    René Smits is Lecturer of the Year

    René Smits (Lecturer of the Law of the Economic and Monetary Union) has been chosen by students of the Amsterdam Law School as Lecturer of the Year 2020. ‘A very gratifying conclusion of my professorship three months ...

  • 28 May 2020
    (closed) PhD & Postdoc vanacies Separation of Powers for 21st Century Europe project

    Both vacancies are closed /\/\/\/\ ACELG is looking for a Postdoc and a PhD researcher to join the new 'Separation of Powers for 21st Century Europe' project, which it is currently starting up together with its ...

  • 26 May 2020
    Accountability of Single Supervisory Mechanism and Single Resolution Board in the European Banking Union

    In an in-depth analysis requested by the European Parliament Think Tank, Jonathan Zeitlin and Filipe Brito Bastos have given a range of recommendations on establishing effective accountability of the Single ...

  • 25 May 2020
    The Role and Rule of Law in Pandemics

    (Last update: 15 June 2020) /\/\/\/\ Perhaps not always visible to or tangible for the general public, national, European and international law plays an important role in dealing with public health crises such as ...

  • 28 Apr 2020
    (closed) Vacancy junior lecturer International and European Public Law

    This vacancy is now closed /\/\/\/\ ACELG and ACIL are looking for a junior lecturer to teach in the fields of International and European Public Law. Candidates need to have a master's degree in International ...

  • 28 Apr 2020
    To watch: 'From diversity to coordination - A European approach to Covid19'

    If you missed the ACLE-ACELG seminar 'From diversity to coordination - A European approach to Covid19,' you can now watch a recording of the session on YouTube.

  • 20 Apr 2020
    Separation of powers for 21st century Europe

    The ‘Separation of powers for 21st century Europe (SepaRope)’ has been awarded with a grant by the Norface Network, as part of the ‘NORFACE Democratic Governance in a Turbulent Age programme.’ SepaRope is a joint ...

  • 8 Apr 2020
    In memoriam Daniela Obradovic

    With great sadness we learned of the passing away of Daniela Obradovic in the night of 2 to 3 April 2020. Daniela was affiliated with the Amsterdam Law School for more than twenty years. At the end of the 1990s ...

  • 7 Apr 2020
    Economics of Care: from rubric to lived experience

    After her public lecture and participation in the conference on 'Epistemologies of Care - Rethinking Global Political Economy,' Nancy Folbre (University of Massachusetts Amherst) speaks to us about 'being born again' ...

  • 30 Mar 2020
    (closed) Vacancy Assistant Professor Sustainable Global Economic Law (European Law)

    This vacancy is closed /\/\/\ We are looking for an inspired, innovative assistant professor to engage in cross-cutting research within the law school’s research project on 'Sustainable Global Economic Law (SGEL)', ...

  • 26 Mar 2020
    UvA European Law students support court case on ‘rigged’ cigarettes

    UvA/ACELG European Law students supported Dutch public interest litigation lawyer Phon van den Biesen with legal advice in support of a court case regarding the legality of toxicity tests of 'rigged' cigarettes. The ...

  • 24 Mar 2020
    An interdisciplinary approach to EU Health Law and Policy

    ACELG visiting researcher Mary Guy (Lancaster University) speaks to us about her transition from language to law, her interest in EU competition law and health law and how this led to her interdisciplanary research ...

  • 16 Mar 2020
    (closed) Vacancy Assistant Professor Sustainable Global Economic Law (private law)

    (This vacancy is now closed) /\/\/\/\ We are looking for an inspired, innovative assistant professor to engage in cross-cutting research within the law school’s research project on ‘Sustainable Global Economic Law ...

  • 4 Mar 2020
    Intersectionality theory, Non-Discrimination Law and Iranian Women

    ACELG visiting researcher Shiva Bazargan (University of Shahid Beheshti) is researching intersectionality theory and its impact on anti-discrimination law with an emphasis on Iranian women. She holds a bachelor's ...

  • 2 Mar 2020
    On fairness, the pleasure of working with students and EU Law

    Following her guest lecture, ACELG visiting fellow Tammy Hervey (University of Sheffield) speaks to us about her early drive to establish as much fairness as possible, her pleasure in collaborating with students and ...

  • 24 Feb 2020
    Incomprehensible! On redesigning the law

    Following her guest lecture, Wendy Wagner (University of Texas at Austin) speaks to us about the many facets of incomprehensibility in legal texts and law practice. She also suggests approaches to overcome ...

  • 20 Feb 2020
    UvA students compete at European Law Moot Court regional finals

    After successfully submitting their written briefs in the fictional European Law Moot Court (ELMC) case of 'The Most Magnificent Order of the Cassowary v. The Kingdom of Antares,' the University of Amsterdam’s team ...

  • 18 Feb 2020
    Call for 'Diverse Europe' visiting scholars

    For the visiting period from September to December 2020, the ACES 'Diverse Europe' Theme Group offers stipendiary visiting scholarships to excellent scholars who are conducting research related to diversity and ...