We have the pleasure to announce that the European Law Faculties Association is now accepting submissions for the ELFA Awards 2019 regarding the best Doctoral thesis in European law (including comparative law) defended in the academic year 2018-2019. Note that any European jurist having his or her Doctoral thesis / Ph.D. as part of a doctorate programme accepted and approved between the period 1 November 2018 to 31 October 2019 is eligible. Moreover, the dissertation must deal with European Law issues, considered in a broad sense, including Comparative Law. The Doctoral thesis may be written in [...]
The 2019 ELFA AGM and Conference is approaching! The ELFA President and the Board members are looking forward to meeting you all this week in Turin, Italy and are hoping that this meeting will be a time for renewal, inspiration and dialogue in our experiences in law teaching and research.
The Barcelona Bar Association (ICAB), member of ELFA with an observer status, is promoting the drafting of the Charter of Barcelona for the Rights of Citizens in the Digital Era. The project aims at assessing the impact of the Information Society on the rights of people. Moreover, it strives to lay the foundations for a global agreement representing the improvement in the quality of life and the preservation of human rights in the digital environment. ICAB has made an open call to both the academic and practitioners’ communities to participate in the drafting of this document. [...]
The final programme of the 2019 ELFA Annual General Meeting and Conference is now available! This year's Conference, which is held in Turin from the 10 to the 12 of April, is entitled "Integration and Diversity in European Legal Education." Please check out the program to see a number of very interesting panels and working sessions. We will like to let you know that the registration period is already closed, and unfortunately we cannot accept late registrations. We very much look forward to meeting you soon in Turin!
We already have the Provisional Programme of the next ELFA Annual Meeting and General Assembly! As you know, this will be hosted by the Faculty of Law of the University of Turin and will take place on the 11th and 12th of April 2019 in Turin, Italy. Integration and diversity in European Legal Education is the title of this year's AGM. We remind you that the working sessions will be held at the Campus Luigi Einaudi, Lungo Dora Siena 100 and the evening before, a welcome reception and registration of participants will be held at Piazza Arbarello 8. [...]
We write this post to remind you that the next ELFA Annual Meeting and General Assembly, hosted by the Faculty of Law of the University of Torino, will take place on the 11th and 12th of April 2019 in Torino, Italy.This year, the general theme of the meeting shall be Unity and diversity in legal education in Europe. The Board is now working on the program of the meeting, which is expected to be published by the end of February. By now, we let you know that the working sessions will begin at 9.30 of the 11th [...]
As it was announced during the Barcelona Annual General Meeting, this year ELFA launches the first edition of its Summer Courses. The ELFA board of directors, in its last meeting held in Warsaw on 19 July 2018, has decided to open the call for applications to all ELFA members. The conditions that must be fulfilled in order to obtain the recognition of an ELFA Summer Course are established in the regulation which is accessible online here. The courses must be scheduled for taking place during 2019, after the end of the ordinary teaching period in the Law [...]
We are very pleased to announce that the next ELFA Annual General Meeting and Conference will take place in Torino (Italy), on the 10, 11 and 12 of April 2019. The title of the Conference will be Integration and diversity in European legal education. We hope that the programme of the event, in which the Board of directors is working, will be of interest to all of you. Soon you will receive more information, but for now save the date!
We have the pleasure to announce the call for papers for young scholars that ELFA is jointly promoting with the American Association of Law Schools (AALS). Papers may concern any matter related to European Law and must be written in English. The paper in question must have been accepted for publication by a journal but still be in progress so that it can be discussed in New Orleans, Louisiana in early January at the meeting of the American association of law Schools. Papers must be 40-60 pages (double-spaced) and include an abstract. Further details may be [...]
ELFA is pleased to announce the ELFA Summer Courses! One of the main aims of ELFA is to build and enhance a truly European dimension in the fields of legal teaching and research. In this sense, ELFA is continuously committed to promoting the joint work of its Law Faculties, and thus increasing the synergies between teaching staff and researchers in Europe and beyond. Within this framework, ELFA has approved the rules governing the institutional recognition of the ELFA summer courses. Applications involving three ELFA members of three different countries or including staff from three different countries are [...]