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  • 21 Mar 2019
    5th place for ACIL Frankfurt Investment Arbitration Moot Court team

    The team of UvA’s students – Diana Carolina Realpe, William Alexander Smith-Burnand, Shahine Rezaei Kalantari, and Gintarė Matonytė – reached 5th place (among 44 participating teams) in this year’s Frankfurt ...

  • 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.

  • 21 Mar 2019
    Springtime in Amsterdam-Peter Sloterdijk and others on voluntary taxation in a globalized world.

    The world-famous philosopher Peter Sloterdijk has made a claim to change taxes, gradually and carefully, from enforced levies into voluntary contributions from citizens for society (through the State as ...

  • 18 Mar 2019
    Politics of Method in EU Law

    The conference “Politics of Method in EU Law" will take place on 20 and 21 June 2019. The esteemed speakers shed light on the distributive implications of methodological choices in the study of EU law.

  • 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 ...

  • 25 Feb 2019
    Interview with Clive Baldwin

    In his guest lecture on 6 February, Clive Baldwin discussed the allegations, investigations and court cases regarding the allegations of UK war crimes in Iraq, including the preliminary examinations by the ...

  • 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 ...

  • 13 Feb 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 ...

  • 13 Feb 2019
    Interview with Maya Steinitz on her proposal for an ICCJ

    In a guest lecture at ACIL on 24 January 2019, Maya Steinitz (University of Iowa College of Law) presented her case for an International Court of Civil Justice (ICCJ). After her lecture we interviewed her about the ...

  • 12 Feb 2019
    Position paper prof. dr. J.L. van de Streek ‘Nieuwe concernregeling in de vennootschapsbelasting’

    Op uitnodiging van het Ministerie van Financiën heeft prof. dr. J.L. van de Streek een position paper geschreven ten behoeve van de startbijeenkomst over de nieuwe concernregeling in de vennootschapsbelasting. De ...

  • 8 Feb 2019
    Scholarships for the UvA-IBFD Advanced Master’s in International Tax Law

    There are several scholarships available for the UvA-IBFD Advanced Master’s in International Tax Law. See for application and details the LLM online Brochure

  • 8 Feb 2019
    UvA-IBFD Advanced LLM in International Tax Law: applications will close on the 1st of April 2019

    The University of Amsterdam, in close operation with IBFD, an internationally renowned tax research institute, offers the full-time Advanced Master’s International Tax Law: Principles, Policy and Practice. ...

  • 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 ...

  • 5 Feb 2019
    Janne Nijman Gender Champion

    Janne Nijman, ACIL professor and Academic Director at T.M.C. Asser Instituut, has become a member of the International Gender Champions Hub in The Hague.

  • 4 Feb 2019
    Visiting Fellow Craig Martin

    Craig Martin is a Professor of Law at Washburn University School of Law and Co-Director of the Washburn Law International and Comparative Law Center. While visiting ACIL he will be conducting research on certain ...

  • 1 Feb 2019
    Sergey Vasiliev joins ACIL as Assistant Professor

    On 1 February 2019, Sergey Vasiliev joined ACIL and the Department of Criminal Law as an assistant professor. He previously worked as an assistant professor of public international law at the Grotius Centre for ...

  • 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
    New book: Single Taxation? Edited by Joanna Wheeler

    Why this book? Single taxation has instinctive appeal as a policy goal, but a close examination of this seemingly simple slogan reveals a complex set of issues that do not lead to clear or simple answers. In October ...

  • 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 ...

  • 15 Jan 2019
    Visiting Fellow Mark B. Taylor

    Mark B Taylor from the University of Oslo has joined ACIL as a visiting fellow until the summer break 2019. During his stay at the Amsterdam Center for International Law, Mark will be pursuing postdoctoral research ...

  • 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 ...

  • 19 Dec 2018
    Kevin Jon Heller appointed Professor of Law at Australian National University

    Kevin Jon Heller has been appointed Professor of Law on a fractional basis at the Australian National University.

  • 17 Dec 2018
    CALL FOR PAPERS: Judges in Utopia - Civil Courts as European Courts

    This conference aims to reflect with legal scholars and practitioners on the reconceptualisation of the role of civil courts in today’s European private legal order. Specifically, the conference’s focus lies on the ...

  • 12 Dec 2018
    Rene Uruena on legal strategies of conservative social movements in Latin America

    Prof. René Urueña (University of Los Andes, Bogotá) exposed legal strategies of conservative social movements in Latin America during the last ACIL Lecture for 2018. The lecture focused on how Christian Evangelicals ...

  • 11 Dec 2018
    Maarten den Heijer advises Dutch Senate on Human Rights

    Maarten den Heijer, Assistant Professor of International Law, was invited by the Dutch Senate alongside four other experts. They were asked to advise from an international law perspective whether there were any legal ...

  • 29 Nov 2018
    A child rights-based approach to climate change

    After her lecture at ACIL on 26 November 2018, Karin Arts (International Institute of Social Studies) shared reflections on her presentation on a child rights-based approach (CRBA) to climate change with us.

  • 22 Nov 2018
    ACIL welcomes Vid Prislan

    In October 2018, Vid Prislan took up the position of Postdoctoral Researcher at ACIL. His research will focus on the interface between international investment law and the internet economy.

  • 22 Nov 2018
    Early Admissions Procedure – UvA-IBFD LLM in International Taxation

    Prospective students have the possibility to apply for an early admission procedure and be admitted to the UvA-IBFD LLM in International Taxation 2019/2020 by the end of February 2019. The deadline for application ...

  • 20 Nov 2018
    Amsterdam’s LL.M in International Tax Law team wins international tax moot court competition

    The UvA congratulates two students of the UvA-IBFD Adv. LL.M in International tax law, Gregorio Piran and Mattia Calabrese, on winning the international moot court competition organised by the OITI in Cancun, Mexico. ...

  • 19 Nov 2018
    Yvonne Donders and Vincent Vleugel contribute to WRR Investigation on Philanthropy

    With their chapter “Philanthropy and Human Rights: Voluntary but not without Obligation” Yvonne Donders and Vincent Vleugel have made an important contribution to the Investigation Philanthropy by the Netherlands ...

  • 6 Nov 2018
    Kevin Jon Heller honored by Buenos Aires

    The Legislature of Buenos Aires has formally awarded Kevin Jon Heller, Associate Professor at ACIL, as “Guest of Honor" (huésped de honor)

  • 5 Nov 2018
    Judges in Utopia: new website

    ‘Judges in Utopia: Judicial law-making in European private law’, the five year NWO Vidi-supported research project, has a new website including a blog and details of all related publications and events.

  • 22 Oct 2018
    CALL FOR PAPERS: A New Deal for Civil Justice? The New Deal for Consumers and the Justiciability of EU Consumer Rights

    The 2019 CSECL conference revolves around the New Deal for Consumers that was proposed by the European Commission on 11 April 2018. It focuses on issues of civil justice that the New Deal aims to address – as well ...

  • 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 ...

  • 26 Sep 2018
    Prof. Marco Loos appointed to the Advisory Council of the Rent Control Commission

    Professor Marco Loos has been appointed by the Minister of Home Affairs as independent member of the Advisory Council of the Rent Control Commission, effective as of 1st October 2018.  The Rent Control Commission ...

  • 20 Sep 2018
    Hoogleraar van Universiteit van Amsterdam steunt afschaffing dividendbelasting.

    Dennis Weber, professor Europese Ondernemingswinst belastingen aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam, steunt het plan om de dividendbelasting af te schaffen. In een opinie die is gepubliceerd op de website van de UvA ...

  • 18 Sep 2018
    Prof. Marco Loos takes part in the European Commission's National Consumer Dialogue

    On 8 October 2018 CSECL's Professor Marco Loos will join an expert panel at the National Consumer Dialogue in The Hague to discuss the New Deal for Consumers proposed by the European Commission

  • 12 Sep 2018
    Ingo Venzke appointed to Advisory Board WZB (Berlin)

    The Berlin Social Science Centre (WZB) 'conducts basic research with a focus on problems of modern societies in a globalized world.’

  • 12 Sep 2018
    Ashley Deeks Visiting Researcher at ACIL

    Prof. Ashley Deeks, University of Virginia Law School, has joined the ACIL as a visiting researcher

  • 11 Sep 2018
    Denis Abels Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure

    Denis Abels has been appointed professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure, with a special focus on penal law

  • 10 Sep 2018
    ACIL welcomes new external PhD candidates

    ACIL welcome several new PhD candidates who are beginning their studies at the Center

  • 10 Sep 2018
    Jindan-Karena (“Nina”) Mann PhD Candidate at ACIL

    Jindan-Karena (“Nina”) Mann is as of September a PhD Candidate at ACIL.

  • 10 Sep 2018
    Sean Shun Ming Yau PhD Candidate at ACIL

    Sean Shun Ming Yau is a PhD candidate working as of September 2018 on the VICI project “Rethinking the Outer Limits of Secondary Liability for International Crimes and Serious Human Rights Violations”.

  • 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.

  • 10 Sep 2018
    Emma Rengers Junior Researcher at ACIL

    Emma holds a BSc in Politics, Psychology, Law, and Economics (PPLE) from the University of Amsterdam (cum laude, 2017) and an LLM from Queens’ College, the University of Cambridge (2018). She will be working as a ...

  • 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. ...

  • 4 Sep 2018
    PhD vacancy in European Private Law

    The Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL) invites applications for a PhD position from candidates who can actively contribute to Amsterdam Law School's dynamic research community. For 38 hours per ...

  • 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 ...