Conferences on International Family Law at the French Cour de cassation

In November, two conferences will be held on family law at the French Supreme Court for private and criminal matters (Cour de cassation). Access is free, although participants should register in advance. Speeches will be delivered in French.

The first conference will be held on November 9, from 9:30 am until 5:30 pm. The general theme will be the importance of nationality in Franco-Moroccan relations (Les enjeux de la nationalité dans les relations franco-marocaines). Conflict issues will be mostly addressed in the afternoon. Speakers will be judges from France and Morocco. The program can be found here

The second conference will be held on November 20, from from 9:30 am until 6 pm. It will evaluate 20 years of application of the U.N. Convention on the rights of the child. Speakers will have various backgrounds, but will essentially include judges and practioners. The program can be found here.