Dutch collective redress dangerous? A call for a more nuanced approach

Prepared by Alexandre Biard, Xandra Kramer and Ilja Tillema, Erasmus University Rotterdam The Netherlands has become dangerously involved in the treatment of mass claims, Lisa Rickard from the US Chamber of Commerce recently said to the Dutch financial daily (Het Financieele Dagblad, 28 September 2017) and the Dutch BNR newsradio (broadcast of 28 September 2017). […]


Munich Dispute Resolution Day on 6 May 2022: Human Rights Cases before Civil Courts and Arbitral Tribunals in Germany

by Wolfgang Hau, University of Munich This year’s Dispute Resolution Day of the Munich Center for Dispute Resolution on 6 May is dedicated to the above mentioned highly topical issue: Can companies in Germany be held responsible for human rights violations that have occurred somewhere in the global supply chain? Are civil lawsuits and commercial […]

Registration now open: The HCCH 2019 Judgments Convention – Bonn University / HCCH Conference (9 and 10 September 2022)

    Conference The HCCH 2019 Judgments Convention: Cornerstones – Prospects – Outlook   Registration now open!     Dates:                       Friday, 9 September 2022, and Saturday, 10 September 2022  Venue:                      Universitätsclub Bonn, Konviktstraße 9, D – 53113 Bonn  Registration:    Registration fee: € 200.- Young Scholars rate (limited capacity): € 100.- Conference Dinner […]