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KFG welcomes new senior fellow: Christian J. Tams

On 01 January 2018, Prof. Dr. Christian J. Tams joined the Research Group as a new senior fellow.

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Video of Thomas Franck Lecture by Andrea Bianchi, 4 December 2017

Watch the video of the lecture "The Unbearable Lightness of International Law" here.

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Video of Thomas Franck Lecture by Angelika Nußberger, 30 November 2017

Watch the video of the lecture "From high hopes to disillusionment? Human rights protection in Europe in an ever more hostile environment." here.

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Meetings of the Research Group

8th January 2018

Prof. Dr. Andreas Zimmermann
University of Potsdam
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“A victory for the international rule of law!? The recent decision to activate the ICC's jurisdiction over the crime of aggression”

Prof. Dr. Georg Nolte
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“The role of international lawyers in the face of recent challenges to the international rule of law”

18th December 2017

Prof. Dr. Diane A. Desierto
Associate Professor of Law and Michael J. Marks Distinguished Professor in Business Law
University of Hawaii Richardson School of Law
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“Shifting Sands in the International Economic System: “Arbitrage” in International Economic Law and International Human Rights”

20th November 2017

Prof. Dr. Lori Fisler Damrosch
Hamilton Fish Professor of International Law and Diplomacy
Columbia University
“War, Constitutionalism and International Law: A (Selective) Comparative Study”

6th November 2017

Prof. Dr. Geir Ulfstein
University of Oslo
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
"Separation of Powers between International Courts and National Constitutional Organs"

23rd October 2017

Dr. Kenneth Chan
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“An assessment of the value of compromise in the interpretation of the exceptions to the prohibition on the Use of Force in International Law (with a particular focus on the inherent right to self-defense)”

9th October 2017

Dr. Noora Arajärvi
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
and
Julian Kulaga
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
“The Neutrality of the International Rule of Law”

25th September 2017

Sir Franklin Berman
Barrister and international Arbitrator
Practitioner-in-Residence
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
"UNGA’s Request for an Advisory Opinion on the Chagos Islands"

11th September 2017

Jörg Polakiewicz
Director of Legal Advice and Public International Law of the Council of Europe
"Case Study Council of Europe"

26th June 2017

Prof. Dr. Jeff Dunoff
Laura H. Carnell Professor of Law
Temple University Beasley School of Law
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“The Judicial Trilemma: International Courts, Conflicting Values, and the Tragic Wisdom of Berlin”

19th June 2017

Prof. Dr. Eric Posner
Kirkland and Ellis Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Arthur and Esther Kane Research Chair
University of Chicago Law School
“Liberal Internationalism and the Populist Backlash”

12th June 2017

Prof. Dr. Tiyanjana Maluwa
H. Laddie Montague Chair in Law
Pennsylvania State University School of Law
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“Reassessing the Contribution of African States to the Development of International Law Through African Regional Organizations: Rise or Decline of the International Rule of Law?”

22nd May 2017

Simon Blätgen
PhD candidate
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“Community values - improving or destabilizing international law?”

8th May 2017

Moritz Rudolf
Research Fellow
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“The Silk Road Initiative (Belt and Road Initiative (BRI))"

24th April 2017

Prof. Dr. Tiyanjana Maluwa
H. Laddie Montague Chair in Law
Pennsylvania State University School of Law
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
Discussion of the paper “International Law in the Post-Human Rights Era“ by Ingrid Wuerth
Helen Strong Curry Chair in International Law
Director, International Legal Studies Program
Vanderbilt University Law School

3rd April 2017

Dr. Aniruddha Rajput
Advocate Supreme Court of India
Practitioner-in-Residence
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“Protection of Foreign Investment in India and International Rule of Law: Rise or Decline?”

20th March 2017

Prof. Dr. Antony Anghie
Professor of International Law
National University of Singapore
and
Dr. Aniruddha Rajput
Practitioner in Residence
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
"Discussion of Simon Chesterman's ‘Asia's Ambivalence about International Law and Institutions: Past, Present and Future’ (EJIL 2017)"

6th March 2017

Felix Lange, LL.M. (NYU)
Research Fellow
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“Changing Constitutional Images of International Law - Treaty Making Powers and Treaty Implementation in the United States, Germany, India and South Africa”

20th February 2017

Dr. Dana Burchardt
Academic Coordinator and Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
"The Functions of Law and Their Limits: The Challenges of Law Beyond the State"

13th February 2017

Prof. Dr. Georg Nolte
Professor of International Law
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
"Rise and Decline of Global Justice"

23rd January 2017

Prof. Dr. Georg Nolte
Professor of International Law
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
"The International Law Commission and Community Interests – Rise or Decline?"

9th January 2017

Joint Meeting with the members of "PluriCourts - Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order"
University of Oslo
"The international rule of law, especially the role of international courts"

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