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Third Issue of 2019’s Revue Critique de Droit International Privé

The last issue of the Revue critique de droit international privé has been released. It is a special edition on the Cloud Act and the General Regulation on Data Protection. The abstracts of the articles, authored by Marie-Elodie Ancel, Patrick Jacob, Régis Bismuth and Théodore Christakis, are available here. A full table of contents is […]

Second Issue of 2019’s Revue Critique de Droit International Privé

The last issue of the Revue Critique de Droit International Privé will shortly be released. This is a special edition composed of four articles on Brexit. It also contains several case notes, inter alia, a commentary by Horatia Muir Watt on Vedanta v Lungowe, major decision on the parent company’s duty of care and private […]

Last Issue of 2018’s Revue Critique de Droit International Privé

The last issue of the Revue critique de droit international privé has been released. It contains several casenotes and one article, authored by Professor Paul Lagarde (“La codification du droit international privé monégasque”). The abstract reads as follows: “The princedom of Monaco has just given itself a brand-new legislation, a more or less complete codification […]

Book Launch: Global Private International Law

Global Private International Law is a new casebook, published by Edward Elgar and edited by Horatia Muir Watt, Lucia Bíziková, Agatha Brandão de Oliveira, and Diego P. Fernandez Arroyo. The publisher provided the following summary: “Providing a unique and clearly structured tool, this book presents an authoritative collection of carefully selected global case studies. Some […]

Oral Rounds of the Pax Moot 2019

Thanks to Daniel Chan for this post. The Oral Rounds of the Pax Moot 2019 has been definitively set at May 24th and May 25th, the detailed schedule can be found on the website (www.paxmoot.com). As a further clarification, the deadline for registration has been extended to March 31st due to organizational requirements for some […]

PAX Moot 2019

Thanks to Daniel Chan for this post. PAX Moot 2019 is here! PAX Moot is a specialized moot court competition focused on private international law issues. We foster a competition in which participants will be able to learn and apply first hand the complexities and nuances of this area of law. Instead of pleading primarily […]

The Application of Foreign Law

In 2017, the French Cour de Cassation has promoted  a series of seven conferences on the application of foreign law, in partnership with the Société de législation comparée. Theses conferences have just been published by the SLC. Prefaced by Mr. Dominique Hascher, Judge at the Cour de cassation and President of the Société de législation comparée, the book contains […]

Second Issue of 2018’s Revue Critique de Droit International Privé

The last issue of the Revue critique de droit international privé will shortly be released. It contains several casenotes and an article, authored by Campbell McLachlan who is Professor of Law at Victoria University of Wellington (“Entre le conflit de lois, le droit international public et l’application internationale du droit public : le droit des […]