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  • 20 May 2019
    Interview Christina Eckes 'Met het Oog op Morgen' on European Parliament elections

    In the run up to the elections to the European Parliament this week, ACELG director Christina Eckes was interviewed by Dutch public Radio 1 late night show 'Met het Oog op Morgen.'

  • 15 May 2019
    BNR Nieuwsradio interview with Christina Eckes and Paul Tang on elections to European Parliament

    Dutch MEP Paul Tang and Christina Eckes discuss the function, role and power of the European Parliament in an interview with BNR Nieuwsradio broadcast on 15 May 2019.

  • 14 May 2019
    Interview with Francisco de Abreu Duarte

    Following his participation in the workshop on 'Autonomy of the EU legal order,' Francisco de Abreu Duarte (European Parliament) speaks with us about the socio-psychology of jurisprudence, the relationship between EU ...

  • 14 May 2019
    Report on the impact of the UK’s withdrawal on institutional setup and political dynamics within the EU

    Commissioned by the European Parliament’s Policy Department for Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs, ACELG researchers Leonard Besselink, Bastian Michel and Katja Swider (former ACELG) published a report on ...

  • 7 May 2019
    NRC interview with Christina Eckes on elections to European Parliament

    Dutch newspaper NRC published an interview with ACELG Director Christina Eckes in which she is talking about the (importance of) the elections to the European Parliament and about the power struggle between member ...

  • 15 Apr 2019
    Apply for Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship with ACELG

    Have you recently finished your PhD? Are you interested in a postdoc position to further pursue your research in European law and governance? We would like to invite you to apply for a Marie Curie grant together with ...

  • 10 Apr 2019
    Building Central and Eastern European judicial capacities for the enforcement of EU State aid law

    In May and September 2019, the Institute of Legal Studies of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, in collaboration with Kati Cseres (UvA/ACELG), is organising a training programme for Central and Eastern European ...

  • 21 Mar 2019
    Interview with Massimo Fichera

    After his ACELG guest lecture on 25 February we talk with Massimo Fichera about art as inspiration for academic work, very different thinkers sharing common traits and crisis as catalyst for EU integration.

  • 12 Mar 2019
    New Book by Christina Eckes: EU Powers Under External Pressure

    EU external actions have deep constitutional and institutional implications for EU law and practices. This becomes more and more relevant as the EU's external competences and actions continue to increase. Christina ...

  • 5 Mar 2019
    Interview with Jed Odermatt

    On invitation by ACES and ACELG, Jed Odermatt recently gave a guest lecture on dispute settlement between the UK and the EU in the case of Brexit. We interviewed him after his lecture to find out how he as an ...

  • 18 Feb 2019
    Women's rights in NL - build on what's been achieved so far

    Dutch feminist magazine Opzij published an interview with Anniek de Ruijter, ACELG associate professor and director of Bureau Clara Wichmann. De Ruijter: there has been progress on women's rights in the Netherlands ...

  • 6 Feb 2019
    Call for papers: Summer School on European and Transnational Rulemaking

    Researchers interested in participating in this summer school can submit papers until 28 February 2019. The summer school will bring together PhD candidates, advanced master students, and postdoctoral researchers (<3 ...

  • 24 Jan 2019
    UvA students qualified for European Law Moot Court Regional Finals

    The Regional Finals of the European Law Moot Court (ELMC) competition will take place on 1 and 2 February 2019 at the University of Ljubljana. The ELMC is the largest and most prestigious international competition on ...

  • 15 Jan 2019
    Symposium on European Governance of Health Crises and Disaster Management

    Over the past decade we have witnessed an increased readiness and growing infrastructure on the part of the EU and its member states to engage in emergency governance. On 7 December 2018, ACELG, ACES and Queen’s ...

  • 14 Jan 2019
    'The Law of the European Union' book launch

    On 11 January 2019, the Asser Institute, in cooperation with the Amsterdam Centre for European Law (ACELG) and Governance and the Amsterdam Center for International Law (ACIL), hosted the book launch of "The Law of ...

  • 11 Jan 2019
    Interview Anniek de Ruijter about women's rights in De Correspondent

    Anniek de Ruijter, ACELG associate professor and Director of Bureau Clara Wichmann, was interviewed by Dutch news site De Correspondent. In the interview she talks about the continued (legal) inequality between men ...

  • 17 Oct 2018
    Students Master track European Law shortlisted for thesis prize

    The MA theses of Astrid Dorigny and Sari Corrijn, both graduates of the LLM European Competition and Regulation, were shortlisted for two prestigious thesis prizes awarded by the Dutch Association of Antitrust ...

  • 10 Sep 2018
    Lara Talsma PhD Candidate at ACELG and ACIL

    As of September 2018, Lara Talsma will start as the Clinical Lecturer / Coordinator of the Amsterdam Law Clinic and as a PhD Candidate at the ACIL and the ACELG, working on a research project in Business & Human Rights.

  • 5 Sep 2018
    Laurens Ankersmit - new assistant professor

    As of 15 September Dr Laurens Ankersmit is assistant professor in EU law at the University of Amsterdam. His research interest is the impact of international and European economic law on environmental protection. ...

  • 3 Sep 2018
    New ACELG PhD researcher Sophie Dura

    As of 3 September 2018, Sophie Dura will start her PhD research at the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance. Her PhD research is titled 'a European Pillar of Social Rights: Expectations, Implementation ...

  • 3 Sep 2018
    New ACELG postdoctoral researcher Marta Morvillo

    Marta Morvillo is a constitutional lawyer interested in the interaction between technical and democratic legitimacy and in particular in the role of experts and technical knowledge in constitutionally relevant ...

  • 16 Jul 2018
    PhD defense Katja Swider

    Katja Swider successfully defended her PhD thesis entitled ‘A rights-based approach to statelessness’ on the 5th of July 2018. She argues that current policies on statelessness fail to prioritize the empowerment of ...

  • 25 Jun 2018
    Filipe Brito Bastos successfully defended his doctoral dissertation at the EUI

    On the 13th of June, Filipe Brito Bastos, post-doctoral researcher at ACELG, defended his doctoral dissertation at the European University Institute of Florence.

  • 4 Jun 2018
    PhD defense Nik de Boer

    On 4 May Nik de Boer succesfully defended his thesis 'Judging European Democracy - National Constitutional Review of European Law and its Democratic Legitimacy'

  • 1 Jun 2018
    Maria Weimer to advise European Parliament

    Maria Weimer has been invited to provide expert advice for the work of the Special Committee on Pesticides of the European Parliament, which investigates the recent EU authorisation of the active substance ...

  • 7 Mar 2018
    Interview Anniek de Ruijter in new podcast RadioRechtsstaat

    Anniek de Ruijter about women's quotas in the Netherlands.

  • 6 Feb 2018
    ACELG guest researcher Pierluigi Cuccuru

    Pierluigi graduated in Law summa cum laude at the University of Pisa (2014). He then trained as a research assistant at the Centre for European Law and Internationalisation (CELI) at the University of Leicester, ...

  • 6 Feb 2018
    ACELG guest researcher Floris de Witte

    Floris de Witte is Associate Professor at LSE Law. He teaches EU law in the LL.B, LL.M and MSc. Floris' research deals with the interaction between EU law and political theory, with particular emphasis on free ...

  • 18 Jan 2018
    New ACELG postdoctoral researcher Filipe Brito Bastos

    Filipe Brito Bastos is a postdoctoral researcher at the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance. He is also completing his doctoral dissertation at the European University Institute of Florence, where he ...

  • 11 Jan 2018
    ACELG launches PhD feedback sessions for Master Students writing their thesis

    Thursday 11 January 2018, the first feedback sessions provided by ACELG-PhD candidates to Master students European law. The sessions, consisting of twenty-minutes of one-on-one feedback, were set up this year in ...

  • 8 Jan 2018
    ACELG Member Anniek de Ruijter edits a special issue on the EU health-security nexus

    The emerging interaction between public health and security policies in the EU raises a number of important questions of effectiveness and legitimacy. Through a recently published special issue, we take the first ...

  • 8 Dec 2017
    Research grant by Hungarian Academy of Sciences for Kati Cseres

    Associate Professor and ACELG researcher Kati Cseres has received a grant by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences to continue her research on the role of consumers in public services markets

  • 12 Sep 2017
    Veni grant for Anniek de Ruijter

    Anniek de Ruijter, Assistant Professor of European Law, has been awarded a Veni grant for her research into improved legal safeguards at the EU level, aimed at tackling major public health crises such as outbreaks of ...

  • 4 Sep 2017
    New ACELG PhD researcher Wiebe Hommes

    As of 1 September 2017, Wiebe Hommes will start his PhD research at the Amsterdam Center for European Law and Governance. His PhD research will focus on assessing the creation, discovery and evolution of European ...

  • 1 Sep 2017
    Teresa Cabrita PhD Candidate at ACELG and ACIL

    As of September, Teresa Cabrita will start as PhD Candidate at the ACELG and the ACIL, working on a project on the interplay between EU and international criminal law.

  • 31 Jul 2017
    Research on British citizens after Brexit taken up by City of Amsterdam

    The City of Amsterdam acts upon recommendations put forward by ACELG researcher Annette Schrauwen and by Tesseltje de Lange in a report on British citizens after Brexit.

  • 11 Apr 2017
    ACELG invites applications for Marie Curie grant 2017

    Have you recently finished your PhD? Are you interested in a postdoc position to further pursue your research in European law and governance?

  • 15 Mar 2017
    ACELG guest researcher Beatrice Russo

    In the months April to July 2016, ACELG welcomes Beatrice Russo, PhD fellow at the Università degli Studi della Campania L. Vanvitelli, for a research stay in Amsterdam.

  • 20 Feb 2017
    ACELG members initiate website EUexplainer.nl

    With the elections for the Dutch Parliament less than a month away, members of the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Government launch a website to check claims about the EU against the legal facts

  • 9 Feb 2017
    New research group ‘Law and Justice Across Borders’ launched at Faculty of Law

    After months of preparatory work, the new research group ‘Law and Justice Across Borders’ met for its founding meeting on 26 January 2017. The group has been provisionally approved as a Faculty Research Priority Area ...

  • 8 Feb 2017
    ACELG successfully supports Marie Curie applicant Marta Morvillo

    ACELG is pleased to announce that Marta Morvillo, University of Bologna, has received a Marie Curie Individual Fellowship for a research project on ‘The Constitutional Place of Expertise’.

  • 24 Jan 2017
    Maria Weimer Deputy Editor-in-Chief of European Journal of Risk Regulation

    Maria Weimer, senior researcher at ACELG, has been appointed Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the European Journal of Risk Regulation as per 1 January 2017.

  • 19 Jan 2017
    Dominique Barnhoorn new PhD candidate at ACELG

    As of 1 January 2017 Dominique Barnhoorn has started her PhD research at the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance. Her PhD research will focus on the law and practice of EU law enforcement agencies ...

  • 31 Oct 2016
    Pieter Jan Kuijper receives international law prize

    Pieter Jan Kuijper, professor of the Law of International (Economic) Organizations, will receive the Maastricht Prize of International Law, successor to the The Hague Prize for International Law, on 8 December in ...

  • 25 Oct 2016
    New journal launched: Europe and the World

    The newly founded journal 'Europe and the World: A Law Review' aims to contribute to legal scholarship on the place of Europe in the world, with a particular but by no means exclusive focus on the EU's external ...

  • 23 Aug 2016
    ACELG guest researcher Zurab Gvelesiani

    In the months September to December 2016, ACELG welcomes Zurab Gvelesiani, PhD fellow at the Central European University, Budapest, for a research stay in Amsterdam.

  • 9 Aug 2016
    Christina Eckes Professor of European Law and Director of ACELG

    The Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance is pleased to announce that Christina Eckes has been appointed Professor of European Law. She will also assume the position of the Director of ACELG.

  • 14 Jul 2016
    ACELG invites papers for PhD workshop on The Rule of Law in the Technological Age

    The 2016 ACELG annual conference will be preceded by a PhD Workshop, in which selected PhD students will be given the opportunity to present and receive feedback on their work in the field covered by the topic of the ...

  • 1 Jul 2016
    Video on ACELG Brexit debate online

    On 30 June, ACELG organized a debate on the British No to membership of the European Union. The video is now available.

  • 13 Jun 2016
    ACELG invites applications for Marie Curie grant 2016

    Have you recently finished your PhD? Are you interested in a postdoc position to further pursue your research in European law and governance?

  • 4 Apr 2016
    Christina Eckes on BNR radio over Ukrainian referendum in the Netherlands

    On 1 April 2016, a few days before a referendum is held in the Netherlands on the EU Association Agreement with Ukraine, Christina Eckes with Tony van der Togt, Clingendael, on national radio shed light on the legal ...

  • 4 Jan 2016
    Nanette Neuwahl guest professor at ACELG

    In the month of January 2016, ACELG welcomes Professor Nanette Neuwahl, University of Montreal, for a research stay in Amsterdam.

  • 15 Dec 2015
    Vigjilenca Abazi defends doctoral thesis

    On 11 December 2015, Vigjilenca Abazi successfully defended her doctoral thesis entitled ‘Secrecy and Oversight in the European Union: The Law and Practice of Classified Information’. In her work, which was praised ...

  • 20 Nov 2015
    Best paper award for Anna Butenko and Kati Cseres

    With their paper on 'The Regulatory consumer: prosumer driven local energy production initiatives' Anna Butenko (Centrum voor Energievraagstukken) and Kati Cseres (ACELG) won the Best paper award at the 8th Annual ...

  • 20 Nov 2015
    ACELG PhD fellow Swider co-authors study for European Parliament

    The study, commissioned by European Parliament’s Policy Department for Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs at the request of the LIBE Committee, deals with the practices and approaches in all EU Member ...

  • 15 Oct 2015
    Szilárd Gáspár-Szilágyi joins ACELG as postdoctoral researcher

    On 1 November 2015, Dr Szilárd Gáspár-Szilágyi will take up a position as postdoctoral researcher at ACELG. He will do research into existing or negotiated ISDS clauses in the new generation of EU and US free trade ...

  • 15 Sep 2015
    ACELG welcomes guest researcher Tomi Tuominen

    From 14 September onwards, PhD researcher Tomi Tuominen from the University of Lapland will be at the ACELG to pursue his research project on the effects of the Eurozone crisis on the development of the European ...

  • 6 Aug 2015
    Tatevik Manucharyan new PhD candidate at ACELG

    On 1 August 2015, Tatevik Manucharyan started her PhD research at the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance. Her research will focus on the role and procedures of the European Commission in macroeconomic ...

  • 16 Jun 2015
    Aart Loubert’s article “runner-up” for College of Europe-Arenberg Prize 2015

    ACELG member Aart Loubert was awarded with an “honorable mention” for his article on Sovereign Debt

  • 7 May 2015
    PhD research of Anniek de Ruijter keeps generating interest

    ACELG researcher Dr. Anniek de Ruijter was awarded with 'Honorable Mention for outstanding new academic work'

  • 14 Apr 2015
    ACELG researcher Maarten Hillebrandt becomes member of the Meijers Committee

    Maarten Hillebrandt has joined the Meijers Committee as an expert in the field of EU institutional law since April 2015.

  • 17 Feb 2015
    Joana Mendes invited to speak at Legal Affairs Committee of the European Parliament

    The Legal Affairs Committee of the European Parliament invited ACELG member Joana Mendes to speak on “The EU and the International Legal Order: the impact of international rules on EU administrative procedures”.

  • 3 Feb 2015
    Maarten Hillebrandt visits expert research centres at University of Lausanne and University of Gothenburg

    Maarten Hillebrandt, PhD researcher at ACELG, will visit the Universities of Lausanne (Switzerland) and Gothenburg (Sweden) from February until July 2015.

  • 3 Feb 2015
    Alberto Alemanno hosted by ACELG

    ACELG welcomes ACCESS EUROPE Visiting Professor Alberto Alemanno, Jean Monnet Professor of Law at Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) Paris and Global Clinical Professor at New York University School of Law, ...

  • 2 Dec 2014
    Joana Mendes appointed PhD Dean

    On 15 November 2014, Joana Mendes, Associate Professor at the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance, was appointed PhD Dean at the Faculty of Law.

  • 28 Oct 2014
    Vigjilenca Abazi presents at Harvard Law School

    On 22 October 2014, Harvard European Law Association invited ACELG PhD Fellow Vigjilenca Abazi to discuss her PhD research on secrecy and democracy in the European Union.

  • 23 Sep 2014
    René Smits appointed alternate member of review panel for ECB supervisory decisions

    ACELG member René Smits has been appointed as an Alternate Member of the Administrative Board of Review (ABoR) of the European Central Bank. ABoR is a panel of five members and two alternates who are to provide ...

  • 16 Sep 2014
    Katja Swider appointed Advisory Committee member of the European Network on Statelessness

    Recently ACELG doctoral researcher Katja Swider was appointed an Advisory Committee member of the European Network on Statelessness (ENS), a civil society alliance addressing statelessness in Europe. On the 24th of ...

  • 1 Sep 2014
    Draft Model Rules on EU Administrative Procedure published

    On 1 September 2014, the Research Network on EU Administrative Law (ReNEUAL) Model Rules on EU Administrative Procedure were published, marking the completion of a five-year research project, which involved ACELG ...

  • 31 Aug 2014
    Dr Maria Weimer joins Architecture project

    As of 1 September 2014, Dr Maria Weimer will be a member of the Architecture project team.

  • 29 Aug 2014
    Or Brook joins ACELG as Phd Candidate

    As of 16 August 2014, Or Brook has started her PhD research at the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance. Her PhD research project will focus on applying merger control approaches, as practiced in certain ...

  • 22 Aug 2014
    Nik de Boer Visiting Researcher at Harvard Law School

    Starting from September 2014, ACELG PhD candidate Nik de Boer will spend a semester at Harvard Law School as a Visiting Researcher.

  • 4 Jul 2014
    Deirdre Curtin fellow WIKO Berlin

    Starting from mid-September 2014, ACELG director Deirdre Curtin will spend the academic year as an invited fellow of the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin.

  • 1 Jul 2014
    A Transatlantic Community of Law

    A new edited volume on Legal Perspectives on the Relationship between the EU and US legal orders will be published this summer by ACELG members Elaine Fahey and Deirdre Curtin with Cambridge University Press.

  • 1 Jul 2014
    New adjunct director ACELG

    ACELG is pleased to welcome Christina Eckes as its new adjunct director.

  • 30 Jun 2014
    Collaborating with the EU Ombudsman

    On 19 and 20 May, the Steering Committee of the Research Network in EU Administrative Law (ReNEUAL), of which Deirdre Curtin and Joana Mendes are members, presented the Draft Model Rules of a Law on the EU ...

  • 23 Jun 2014
    Maarten Hillebrandt receives Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds scholarship

    On July 3rd, PhD researcher Maarten Hillebrandt will receive a Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds scholarship at the Young Talent Awards Ceremony in the De La Mar theatre in Amsterdam.

  • 10 Jun 2014
    Brussels Study Trip 2014

    Every academic year, ACELG organizes a study trip to Brussels for law students. The study trip is one of the extra-curricular activities that adds an interesting component to the master’s programme in International ...

  • 4 Apr 2014
    ACELG director Curtin appears in documentary 'Euromania'

    Filmmaker Paul Vlemmix goes on a search to uncover the European Union: does Europe provide jobs and democracy, or is it a big business project? In his personal documentary, Deirdre Curtin, Professor of European Law, ...

  • 21 Mar 2014
    Report by ACELG member Leonard Besselink presented to European Parliament

    On Wednesday, 19 March, Leonard Besselink and his co-authors presented their study on 'National Constitutional Avenues for Further EU Integration' to the European Parliament. The study which had been commissioned by ...

  • 24 Feb 2014
    ACELG study on Integration Act and consequences for immigration status started

    Between February and November 2014 professor of Migration Law Betty de Hart and Elles Besselsen will be studying the possible consequences of the Integration Act (Wet Inburgering) on the legal residence of migrants. ...

  • 24 Feb 2014
    AG Eleanor Sharpston in Amsterdam

    On February 3rd, 2014 Advocate General Eleanor Sharpston visited the Architecture of Postnational Rule-Making Project co-directed by ACELG to speak about the legitimacy of the European Court of Justice, specifically ...

  • 21 Feb 2014
    Kati Cseres appointed Non-Governmental Advisor of the Netherlands Authority for Consumers & Markets

    As of 1 January 2014, Associate Professor and ACELG researcher Kati Cseres uses her expertise in the area of competition law and consumers to advise the Netherlands Authority for Consumers & Markets ACM.

  • 6 Feb 2014
    How the British make the EU more democratic

    In preparation of a panel discussion on the United Kingdom and its relationship with the European Union, Deirdre Curtin has published an op-ed piece in national newspaper Trouw.

  • 6 Dec 2013
    Newly published: The Law of the EU External Relations

    Comprehensive volume of annotated documents and jugdments relating to the foreign relations power of the European Union published by Professor Pieter Jan Kuijper, member of ACELG and ACIL, with Oxford University Press

  • 6 Dec 2013
    Deirdre Curtin in debate on the position of the UK in Europe

    In a discussion series on the state of the European democracy, organized by the Montesquieu Institute and national daily Trouw, Deirdre Curtin and UK Member of European Parliament Sir Graham Watson will discuss the ...

  • 6 Dec 2013
    US research stay Joana Mendes and Vigjilenca Abazi

    Sponsored by Fulbright, ACELG members Joana Mendes and Vigjilenca Abazi pursue their research at Yale University and Columbia Law School respectively

  • 22 Oct 2013
    Kati Cseres wins research tender by Hungarian Competition Authority

    Associate professor and ACELG researcher Kati Cseres, together with Dr Virág Balogh from the Hungarian Advertising Association, won a tender by the Hungarian Competition Authority. They will conduct comparative ...

  • 22 Oct 2013
    ACELG members and fellow quoted in opinion of AG European Court of Justice

    In his opinion in case C-270/12, delivered on 12 September 2013 and calling for the annulment of Article 28 of the Short Selling Regulation, Advocate General of the European Court of Justice Niilo Jääskinen made ...

  • 8 Oct 2013
    Maria Weimer interviewed by ‘The Voice of Russia’

    In a panel discussion, organised on 4 October by ‘The Voice of Russia’ on ‘GMO use and abuse’, ACELG postdoctoral researcher Maria Weimer was called upon to explain where the EU debate on GMO’s is currently headed.

  • 30 Sep 2013
    Report available on ACELG Conference 'Quo Vadis Türkiye?'

    On 12 September 2013, ACELG in cooperation with CEPS and the Economic Development Foundation/İktisadi Kalkınma Vakfı organised a symposium to mark the 50th anniversary of the Treaty of Ankara establishing the ...

  • 23 Aug 2013
    Steven Blockmans opens series of events on EU affairs in Hanoi

    With a public lecture on 23 August 2013, Professor Steven Blockmans opens a series of events organized by the EU Delegation to Vietnam, designed to inform and train Vietnamese government officials and students in EU ...

  • 23 Aug 2013
    Anniek de Ruijter on national TV over right to stand as a candidate

    Once again, Anniek de Ruijter, PhD candidate at ACELG, appeared on national TV to comment on a question that she has long been involved with in her capacity as chairwoman of the ‘Proefprocessenfonds Clara Wichmann’.

  • 19 Aug 2013
    Leonard Besselink to write study for European Parliament

    Professor Leonard Besselink, together with researchers from Maastricht University and the University of Amsterdam's research group on Constitutional and Administrative Law, won a tender by the European Parliament ...

  • 30 Jun 2013
    2013 Chorley lecture available as podcast

    On 4 June 2013, Deirdre Curtin delivered this year's Chorley lecture at the London School of Economics and Political Science. The lecture, entitled 'The Challenge of Executive Democracy in Europe', is available as ...

  • 7 Jun 2013
    Dr Maria Weimer joins ACELG

    On 1 July 2013, Dr Maria Weimer will join ACELG as an assistant professor. She will pursue research on her NWO-funded (Rubicon) project 'Defending values in the World Trade Organisation? Exploring the relationship ...

  • 16 May 2013
    Eljalill Tauschinsky Junior Visiting Researcher at Oxford University

    Eljalill Tauschinksy, Ph.D. candidate at ACELG, has been admitted to Oxford University Law School as Junior Visiting Academic Researcher. Starting with Michaelmas, she will spend the academic year 2013/14 at Oxford, ...

  • 16 May 2013
    Deirdre Curtin delivers the 2013 Chorley lecture

    On 4 June 2013, Deirdre Curtin delivers this year's Chorley lecture at the London School of Economics and Political Science. The lecture, instituted in 1972 in honour of Lord Chorley, the magazine's founding editor, ...

  • 12 Mar 2013
    Newly published: European Agencies. Law and Practices of Accountability

    ACELG fellow Madalina Busuioc takes her work on EU accountability to the next level

  • 5 Mar 2013
    UvA team reaches semi-finals of Brussels ELMC Regional Final

    The moot court team of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) ranked among the top four teams at the Brussels Regional Final of the European Law Moot Court (ELMC) Competition, held from 28 February to 2 March 2013.

  • 14 Feb 2013
    Joana Mendes receives Fulbright grant

    Assistant professor Joana Mendes has been awarded a Fulbright grant, which will enable her to pursue research at Yale Law School. Joana Mendes intends to spend several months in the US in 2014 within the framework of ...

  • 11 Feb 2013
    Deirdre Curtin elected to Honorable Society of King’s Inn

    Deirdre Curtin, director of ACELG, has been elected a ‘honorary bencher’ by the Honorable Society of King’s Inn, the oldest institution of legal education (founded in 1541), which controls the entry of ...

  • 1 Feb 2013
    Newly appointed professor Betty de Hart joins ACELG

    Betty de Hart has been appointed Professor of Migration Law at the University of Amsterdam. As of 1 February 2013, the newly appointed professor will carry out her research under the auspices of the Amsterdam Centre ...

  • 24 Jan 2013
    Anniek de Ruijter comments on societal question on national TV

    Anniek de Ruijter, ACELG Ph.D researcher, appeared on national TV on 14 January in her capacity as Chairwoman of the Proefprocessenfonds Clara Wichmans to comment on a decision by the Christian Protestant Party SGP ...

  • 22 Jan 2013
    ACELG represented at CES Conference

    ACELG will be represented at the Council of Europe's 20th International Conference of Europeanists by three different panels. Anniek de Ruijter's panel will deal with the issue of 'EU Public Health and Health ...

  • 18 Dec 2012
    Nik de Boer wins Max van der Stoel Human Rights Award 2012

    On 10 December 2012, Human Rights Day, the Max van der Stoel Prize for best Master thesis was awarded to ACELG Ph.D. researcher Nik de Boer for his thesis entitled 'Constitutional Fundamental Rights and the issue of ...

  • 26 Nov 2012
    Nik de Boer wins NVER prize for best Master thesis 2012

    On 23 November 2012, the Dutch European Law Society for the eighth time honoured the best Master thesis in European law written at a Dutch or Flemish university with a prize.

  • 23 Nov 2012
    Special Issue of German Law Journal edited by Elaine Fahey

    The special issue is a result of a workshop on 'EU Law qua Global Governance Law', organized earlier this year, by Elaine Fahey, postdoctoral researcher at ACELG, and Ester Herlin-Karnell from the VU University ...

  • 20 Nov 2012
    New ACELG member Steven Blockmans commentator at Lords Select Committee

    On 13 November 2012, Dr Steven Blockmans was one of the three experts to be heard by the EU Select Committee of the UK House of Lords on the question of EU enlargement. Steven Blockmans is senior research fellow and ...

  • 29 Oct 2012
    ACELG launches its own blog on European affairs

    The Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance (ACELG) is pleased to announce its new blog.

  • 29 Oct 2012
    Article by ACELG member Cseres quoted in Opinion Advocate General ECJ

    Kati Cseres’ article on 'The impact of regulation 1/2003 in the new Member States' has been referred to by AG Cruz Villalón in his opinion deliverd on 25th October 2012 in case C-32/11

  • 28 Sep 2012
    Kathalijne Buitenweg appointed Member of National Human Rights Institute

    Kathalijne Buitenweg, former MEP and currently Ph.D. fellow at ACELG, has been appointed Member of the newly created National Human Rights Institute (College van de Rechten van de Mens) in the Netherlands

  • 17 Sep 2012
    Vigjilenca Abazi receives Fulbright Research Grant

    ACELG Ph.D. fellow will spend academic year 2013-2014 in the U.S.

  • 17 Sep 2012
    Deirdre Curtin speaks at EUI conference in honour of Peter Mair

    Three-day conference commemorates EUI scholar Peter Mair

  • 9 Sep 2012
    Elaine Fahey participates in roundtable on cyber crime and cyber security

    ACELG member Elaine Fahey contributes to workshop organised within UACES funded research network

  • 9 Sep 2012
    Joana Mendes contributes to NYU seminar on Administrative Law

    Seminar explores the question whether EU Administrative Law can serve as a role model

  • 4 Sep 2012
    Nik de Boer wins Prize for Best Master Thesis 2012

    New ACELG Ph.D. fellow wins prize from University of Utrecht for 'a top achievement on the crossroads of constitutional law and philosophy'

  • 3 Sep 2012
    New Ph.D. fellow joins ACELG

    Nik de Boer starts research on divergent fundamental right standards in the EU

  • 30 Aug 2012
    Dr Annette Schrauwen appointed Professor

    Annette Schrauwen, head of the Department of Public International and European Law, has been appointed to the chair for European integration, in particular citizenship law and history. With this appointment, the Law ...

  • 23 Jul 2012
    Dr Joana Mendes receives prestigious research grant

    ACELG researcher awarded grant of EUR 250,000 for project on EU administrative law

  • 13 Jul 2012
    Inaugural Lecture Professor Leonard Besselink

    On 7 September 2012, Professor Leonard Besselink will deliver his inaugural lecture. Leonard Besselink will join ACELG as of from August 2012.

  • 19 Jun 2012
    Honorary Membership bestowed on Deirdre Curtin

    Irish Women Lawyers Association celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the Association

  • 18 Jun 2012
    Christina Eckes invited to teach at College of Europe

    Bruges, 2 July 2012

  • 11 Jun 2012
    Joana Mendes runner-up for Faculty Prize for Best Publication 2011

    ACELG senior researcher Joana Mendes wins prize by UvA Faculty of Law for her publication on Participation and the Role of Law

  • 7 Jun 2012
    Michael Frese wins Young Writers Award 2011

    Ph.D.scholar Michael Frese, member of ACELG and ACLE, wins the Young Writers Award 2011 of 'World Competition' for article on EU Competition Law

  • 3 Jun 2012
    Michael Frese invited for presentation on Decentral Enforcement of EU Competition Law

    Amsterdam, 05 June 2012

  • 3 Jun 2012
    Published: The agency phenomenon in the European Union

    Comprehensive analysis of the agency phenomenon in the EU co-edited by Madalina Busuioc published by Manchester University Press

  • 22 May 2012
    Elaine Fahey visiting researcher at University of Michigan Law School

    Dr Elaine Fahey spends fall semester 2012/2013 at Center for International and Comparative Law to pursue her research on transatlantic relations and the role of law.

  • 22 May 2012
    Joana Mendes invited to Sciences Po workshop on French administrative procedure

    Paris, 13 June 2012

  • 23 Mar 2012
    Prof. Leonard Besselink appointed Professor of Constitutional Law at University of Amsterdam

    Constitutional law cannot be comprehended anymore without taking into account the influences of globalization, internationalization and Europeanization. This is why a substantial part of Besselink's resarch will take ...

  • 23 Mar 2012
    Christina Eckes Emile Noël Research Fellow at NYU

    New York University accepts ACELG researcher Christina Eckes into its Global Emile Noël fellowship programme for the academic year 2012-2013