Category Archives: Allgemein

Congratulations to my doctoral student Xinyan Zhao for obtaining a prestigious Mitacs Globalink scholarship

Congratulations to my doctoral student Xinyan Zhao for obtaining a prestigious Mitacs Globalink scholarship

Xinyan Zhao obtient une Bourse de recherche Mitacs Globalink – pour de la recherche au Canada

Cette bourse lui permettra de mener un projet de recherche de 12 semaines à l’Université de Montréal.

La Bourse de recherche Mitacs Globalink soutient les collaborations de recherche canadienne entre le Canada et certains pays partenaires. Les bénéficiaires reçoivent une subvention de recherche de 6 000 $ pour réaliser un projet de recherche de 12 à 24 semaines dans une université au Canada sous la supervision conjointe d’un professeur à l’établissement d’attache et à l’établissement d’accueil.

Xinyan Zhao, Doctorant à l’Ecole de Droit de l’Université de Lausanne, a reçu une bourse pour le projet : A Holistic Analysis of the Role of Canada in the EU’s Socialized Constitutionalization of the WTO. Il le mènera avec le Professeur Jie Jiao de la Faculté de droit de l’Université de Montréal et le Professeur Andreas Ziegler de l’UNIL.

https://news.unil.ch/display/1582713313339

New publication on the role of the #WTO #GPA in domestic politics

L’importance de l’Accord de l’OMC sur les marchés publics (GPA) pour la Suisse

Nouvelle publication: Andreas R. Ziegler / Silvio Da Silva, L’importance de l’Accord de l’OMC sur les marchés publics pour le droit des marchés public en Suisse [The Role of the GPA in Switzerland], , 2020. pp. 815-827 dans Le droit public en mouvement – Mélange en l’honneur du Professeur Etienne Poltier, Schulthess.

I am working on an English version…so let me know if you are interested.

You can download the text (in French) here: https://serval.unil.ch/notice/serval:BIB_A8571C14024F

or buy the book here: https://www.schulthess.com/verlag/detail/ISBN-9783725587391/Boillet-Veronique-Hrsg.-Favre-Anne-Christine-Hrsg.-Martenet-Vincent-Hrsg./Le-droit-public-en-mouvement

More also here: https://news.unil.ch/display/1582739019883

I am working on an English version…so let me know if you are interested.

Looking forwards to speaking at the Conference ” Sustainable Natural Resources Governance in the SDGs Era – Responsibilities of States and Investors (Lugano, 12/3) — International Law Association – Swiss Branch

The USI Institute of Law (IDUSI) organises a seminar – Thursday 12 March, from 1.30 pm in the Aula Magna (USI, Lugano campus) – to discuss the responsibilities of States and investors for the sustainable use of natural resources. The event will be held in the context of the 7th meeting of the Committee of […]

Invitation: Sustainable Natural Resources Governance in the SDGs Era Responsibilities of States and Investors (Lugano, 12/3) — International Law Association – Swiss Branch

Reminder: Conference on SOCIAL LICENSE AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION IN THE EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES, (Register before 15/3!)

The LL.M. International Business Law , organises a Conference on SOCIAL LICENSE AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION IN THE EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES at the University of Lausanne on 27 March 2020.

I co-organise this event and am looking forwards to chairing a session on Consultation and Social License.

More: https://www.unil.ch/llm/home/menuinst/cooperations-1.html

Conference on SOCIAL LICENSE AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION IN THE EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES, (Lausanne, 27/3/20) — International Law Association – Swiss Branch

Invitation: International Trade and Investment Law and Green Industrial Policy (Lausanne, 6/3)

Invitation: International Trade and Investment Law and Green Industrial Policy

In the framework of the Course “International Economic Law” (LLM Programme in International Business Law) by taught by Professor Andreas R Ziegler, Dr Elena Cima, Lecturer at the University of Geneva will deliver a presentation on “International Trade and Investment Law and Green Industrial Policy”. Everybody is welcome.

Elena Cima is currently Research and Teaching Fellow at ISE-GEDT (UNIGE). She holds a PhD in international law from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from the University of Milan, and an LL.M degree from Yale Law School.

Her PhD thesis analyses the way in which international law deals with the trade and environment nexus. It does so exploring how the relationship between international trade and environmental norms has evolved over time, from their origin up to the most recent developments in terms of treaty negotiations, dispute settlement, and soft law instruments, both at the international and regional level. Through this analysis, it further explores the reasons underlying such evolution as well as its relevance and impact.

https://agenda.unil.ch/display/1581449742526

Happy to announce the publication by my former PhD student of her thesis on the Declaration of the Source of Genetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge

Horber, Csilla ­ La déclaration de la source dans les demandes de brevets en droit suisse et international ­
L’obligation de déclarer la source des ressources génétiques et des savoirs traditionnels associés dans les demandes de brevets applicables aux inventions biotechnologiques ­ ­ Cet ouvrage est dédié spécifiquement à la déclaration de la source des ressources génétiques et des savoirs traditionnels associés dans les demandes… ­ année: reliure: pages: prix: 2020 broché 562 CHF 78.00 ­
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https://www.schulthess.com/buchshop/detail/ISBN-9783725587674/Horber-Csilla/La-declaration-de-la-source-dans-les-demandes-de-brevets-en-droit-suisse-et-international