MPI Luxembourg – 3rd CPLJ Webinar: 16 April 2021


Comparative Procedural Law and Justice (CPLJ) is a global project of the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law, with the support of the Luxembourg National Research Fund (O19/13946847), involving more than one hundred scholars from all over the world.

CPLJ is envisioned as a comprehensive study of comparative civil procedural law and civil dispute resolution schemes in the contemporary world. It aims at understanding procedural rules in their cultural context, as well as at highlighting workable approaches to the resolution of civil disputes.

In this framework, the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law will host its 3rd CPLJ Webinar on 16 April 2021, 3:00 – 5:15 pm (CET).

The programme reads as follows:

Chair:  Burkhard Hess (Director of the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg and CPLJ Editor)

3:00 pm  Oscar Chase (New York University)

Comparative Procedural Law and Culture

3:30 pm Discussion

4:00 pm Intermission

4:15 pm  Fausto Pocar (University of Milan)

Comparative Procedural Law: A View from Practice

4:45 pm Discussion

5:15 pm End of conference

The full programme is available here.

Participation is free of charge, but registration is required by 9 April 2021 via a short e-mail to

(Image credits:  Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam)