Ceremony in honour of 5 great comparatists, Paris, 15 May 2017

On 15 May 2017, the International Academy of Comparative Law organized a ceremony in honour of 5 great comparatists: MARY ANN GLENDON (Laudator: MARTA CARTABIA) HEIN KÖTZ (Laudator: BÉNÉDICTE FAUVARQUE-COSSON) XAVIER BLANC-JOUVAN (Laudator: ATTILA HARMATHY) JEAN-LOUIS... read more

Jadhav Case: ICJ indicates provisional measures to Pakistan…

On 18 May 2017, the ICJ indicated to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan that it must “take all measures at its disposal” to ensure that Mr. Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadhav, of Indian nationality, is not executed pending a final judgment of the Court in the Jadhav Case (India... read more

CJEU delivers opinion 2/15 on Singapore/EU FTA

On May 16 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union rendered its opinion 2/15. The Court found that the free trade agreement with Singapore cannot, in its current form, be concluded by the EU alone The provisions of the agreement relating to non-direct foreign... read more

Ius Commune Prize 2017 – Call for papers

The 2017 Ius Commune prize will be awarded to the PhD student or starting researcher who wrote an article of outstanding quality which falls within the material scope encompassed by the objectives of the Ius Commune Research School. The value of the prize is €... read more