Category Archives: Allgemein

Register now for my Intensive Executive Training Course on International Economic Law in the Spring 2020 in Lausanne!

Three days of intensive teaching in Lausanne on 21 February, 5 and 6 March 2020.

Course in English on the main features of global economic governance (WTO, investment law, economic sanctions, financial crisis, debt crisis etc.)

A detailed description can be found here.

Registration is possible here.

The course is based on my standard text book: Asif Qureshi and Andres R Ziegler, INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC LAW, 4th ed., Sweet&Maxwell, London  2019.

Happy to teach again in the Summer School on Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity in International Law, The Hague & Amsterdam, 22-31 July 2020!

Fifth run: Summer school – Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity in International Law, The Hague & Amsterdam, 22 – 31 July 2020 https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/education/study-programmes/summer-schools/sexual-orientation-and-gender-identity-in-international-law-human-rights-and-beyond.

Register now: Summer School – Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity in International Law, The Hague & Amsterdam, 22 – 31 July 2020 — SOGIESC Law

Congratulations and Farewell to Dr Jonathan Rimdolmsom Kabre!

Congratulations to Dr Jonathan Rimdolmsom Kabre…who just deposited the copies of his doctoral thesis necessary to be awarded officially his PhD … and is on his way for a post-doc Position with my respected colleague Daniel Bradlow (https://www.chr.up.ac.za/centre-staff/daniel-bradlow) at the Centre for Human Rights University of Pretoria in South Africa.

Jonathan, a citizen of Burkina Faso, spent seven years in Lausanne in order to obtain his MLaw (UNIL) and his PhD for his thesis entitled: Le rôle des juristes privés (avocats et conseils) dans le règlement des différends impliquant les Etats (The role of private lawyers in the dispute settlement between States).

His thesis defence took place on 13 May 2019: https://agenda.unil.ch/display?id=1550046512914

Jonathan and I have co-authored two articles recently:

  • Private Counsel and the Proposed Reforms of Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS), in: Katja Fach et al. (eds.), Private Actors in International Investment Law (Springer, forthcoming 2020).

Video of Prof. Dr. Andreas Ziegler speaking about „Discrimination on Grounds of Sexual Orientation and Identity and EU Law“ (30 March 2019)

Prof. Dr. Andreas Ziegler speaking about „Discrimination on Grounds of Sexual Orientation and Identity and EU Law“. at a seminar organized by the Europa Institut der Universität Saarbrücken on 30 March 2019…the book is coming out soon !

Prof. Dr. Andreas Ziegler speaking about „Discrimination on Grounds of Sexual Orientation and Identity“.

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Andreas R Ziegler
Picture of Speaker (Andreas R Ziegler)

Learn more about the relations between Switzerland and the EU!

Learn more about the relations between Switzerland and the EU!


Gerne möchte ich Sie auf das Ausbildungsprogramm «Europa Seminare» aufmerksam machen, welches das Europa Institut an der Universität Zürich im Auftrag der Direktion für europäische Angelegenheiten mit weiteren Partnern organisiert und an dem ich seit vielen Jahren aktiv beteiligt bin.

Das Programm umfasst 19 Seminartage zu den Grundlagen der EU, den Beziehungen Schweiz-EU sowie ausgewählten Spezialgebieten. Ergänzt wird das Programm durch eine zweitägige Studienreise zu den Institutionen der EU in Brüssel. 

Das Programm richtet sich an Bundes- und Kantonsangestellte. Die Teilnahme ist kostenfrei.

Sprachen: Deutsch und Französisch !

Wir freuen uns, Sie bei uns begrüssen zu dürfen.

http://europa-seminare.ch/?L=1

Invitation: Global Commodity Governance – An assessment of its current legal framework and International Commodity Agreements as future regulatory instruments (Lausanne 27/2/2020)

Global Commodity Governance – An assessment of its current legal framework and International Commodity Agreements as future regulatory instruments

PhD Thesis Defence Monsieur Maximilian Oehl

Thursday 27 February 2020 (9h00 – 12h00) – Internef – 201

doctorat.droit@unil.ch

Monsieur Maximilian Oehl, titulaire d’une Maîtrise universitaire en droit (Magister iuris) obtenue auprès de l’Université de Cologne (DE), soutiendra, en anglais, en vue de l’obtention du grade de docteur en droit, sa thèse intitulée :

Global Commodity Governance – An assessment of its current legal framework and International Commodity Agreements as future regulatory instruments

Le jury est formé de :

Experts de l’Ecole

Monsieur Andrea Bonomi, Professeur, Président du jury
Monsieur Marc Bungenberg, Professeur, Directeur de thèse
Monsieur Andreas R. Ziegler, Professeur

Experts externes

Monsieur Markus Krajewski, Docteur en droit, Professeur à l’Université Friederich-Alexander à Erlangen-Nürnberg (DE)
Monsieur Karsten Nowrot, Docteur en droit, Professeur à l’Université de Hambourg (DE)                                                                   

La soutenance est publique.

https://agenda.unil.ch/display/1575556593936

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

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.

toMore: 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