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    Prof. Jan Eijsbouts project leader in Business and Human Rights International Arbitration Project

    13-11-2017

    The Hague Institute for Global Justice is launching a project to resolve business and human rights disputes using international arbitration. The aim is to help provide access to remedy within the framework of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.

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    The importance of cross-border impact assessments reaffirmed

    13-11-2017

    Can certain rules affect the daily lives of border residents? By means of an impact assessment, the impact of certain guidelines can be measured. The ITEM Expertise Centre is committed to mapping the impact of legislation and policies for border regions. In this context, ITEM published its annual Cross-border Impact Assessment 2017 on Friday, November 10, 2017.

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    Prof. Sjef van Erp elected as Secretary-General of the International Association of Legal Science (IALS)

    26-10-2017

    The Executive Committee of the International Association of Legal Science (IALS) has unanimously chosen prof. Sjef van Erp as their Secretary-General.

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    Prof. Ferdinand Grapperhaus named Minister of Justice and Security

    24-10-2017

    Prof. Ferdinand Grapperhaus, professor of (European) Labour Law at Maastricht University Faculty of Law, has been named Minister of Security and Justice in the third successive Dutch cabinet led by Prime Minister Mark Rutte.

  • Dhruv Sanghavi wins 2017 IFA President YIN Scientific Award

    11-10-2017

    Dhruv Sanghavi has been awarded the 2017 IFA President YIN Scientific Award for his work `The Proposed Tiebreaker Rule in OECD/G20 BEPS Action 6: A Critical Examination of the Possible Motives and Means, and a Potential Alternative´.

  • Appointment Cees Mulder as professor in European Patent Law in a Global Context

    03-10-2017

    As per 1 July 2017, Cees Mulder has been appointed as special professor of European Patent Law in a Global Context (0,2 fte). Cees Mulder is an associate professor at our faculty and holds two PhD degrees, in physics and in law; he is European patent attorney and has been involved in the Intellectual Property Law and Knowledge Management programmes from the beginning (2009) as a resident teacher and the IPKM vice-director, in particular responsible for the MSc-track.

  • Appointment of David Roef as special professor of Criminal Law and Neurosciences

    03-10-2017

    As per 1 July 2017, David Roef, who is currently an associate professor at our faculty, has been appointed as special professor of Criminal Law and Neurosciences (0,2 fte). The importance of neurosciences for law has increased considerably over the past years and this chair aims to contribute to the increasing need to link neuroscientific information and legal principles and concepts; the chair holder will contribute to interdisciplinary research and courses pertaining to the relation between law and neurosciences.

  • Bachelor’s programmes Tax Law and European Law School rank first in Elsevier Best Study Programmes 2017

    02-10-2017

    The bachelor’s programmes in Tax Law and European Law School are in first place again in the Elsevier Best Study Programmes survey which was published last Friday. In this edition, the magazine presents its annual investigation into the best study programmes in the Netherlands.

  • Inauguratie prof. mr.dr. Mieke Olaerts

    27-09-2017

    Op 15 september jongstleden is de academic director van ICGI, prof.mr.dr. Mieke Olaerts, officieel benoemd tot hoogleraar vergelijkend en nationaal vennootschapsrecht.

  • Dag van de Limburgse commissaris

    27-09-2017

    Ook dit jaar organiseren Thuis & Partners, Institute for Corporate Law, Governance and Innovation Policies van de Universiteit Maastricht en Delfin Executives de Dag van de Limburgse Commissaris. Een van de sprekers zal Maria van der Hoeven zijn, voormalig Minister van Economische Zaken en Toezichthouder bij o.a. RWE, het moederbedrijf van Essent.

     

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