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ELFA NEWS
2205, 2020

Relaunch of the European Journal of Legal Education

May 22nd, 2020|Announcement|

ELFA is pleased to announce the relaunch of the European Journal of Legal Education. As from today, the former Journal of the European Law Faculties Association turns into a brand new online, international and peer-reviewed journal, publishing high-quality and original research. Moreover, it is a [...]

1805, 2020

Announcement of ELFA Thesis Award 2019

May 18th, 2020|Announcement, Award|

The Board of ELFA has just announced the winners of the 2019 ELFA Thesis Award Competition: "We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2019 ELFA Thesis Award Competition. We are grateful to all participants. The jury, composed by Prof. Aurelia Colombi Ciacchi, Prof. [...]

705, 2020

Congratulation message from former ELFA President Blanca Vilà Costa

May 7th, 2020|Announcement|

“Happy Birthday to our ELFA association, which has been a perfect witness of common changes in our universities, Legal Departments and Schools of Law, being also an extremely fair way for friendship and complicities between colleagues of all around the world. Good luck for the [...]

2804, 2020

Congratulation message from former ELFA President Norbert Olszak

April 28th, 2020|Announcement|

“Happy Birthday ELFA ! The celebration of the 25th anniversary of the European Law Faculties Association reminds me of the year 2004 when I had the pleasure to welcome its conference at the Robert Schuman University of Strasbourg. The association was quite young at the [...]

2604, 2020

Congratulation message from former ELFA President Fiona Cownie

April 26th, 2020|Announcement|

“Congratulations to ELFA on its 25th anniversary. In these troubled times, organisations like ELFA, where people from many jurisdictions co-operate together, are more important than ever. I wish ELFA all the best for its next 25 years!” Fiona Cownie University of Hull ELFA President, 2005-2006 [...]

1704, 2020

Congratulation message from former ELFA President Hilmar Fenge

April 17th, 2020|Announcement|

“In 1995 when we founded ELFA, there was a widespread understanding and partly even euphoric acceptance of the European idea all over the continent. Throughout the countries, across the border learning from each other and cooperating in building up new structures of common engagement overturned [...]

1504, 2020

Congratulation message from former ELFA President Frans Vanistendael

April 15th, 2020|Announcement|

"In these unsettling times legal education not only needs to provide full technical mastery of the legal techniques but also to develop stable and balanced human personalities, capable of making judgements that will stand the test of time".Frans VanistendaelKatholieke Universiteit LeuvenFirst President of ELFA, 1995-1997 [...]

1303, 2020

ELFA 2020 Annual General Meeting and Conference: Cancelled until further notice

March 13th, 2020|Announcement, Annual General Meeting, Conference|

We are deeply sorry to announce that the ELFA Annual General Meeting and Conference, which was planned to be held in Warsaw, Poland, from 22 to 24 April 2020, has been cancelled until further notice due to the coronavirus pandemic. The University of Warsaw has issued [...]

403, 2020

Registration for next ELFA Annual General Meeting and Conference is open

March 4th, 2020|Announcement, Annual General Meeting, Conference|

The registration period for the next ELFA Annual General Meeting and Conference is already open! Under the title of 25 Years of ELFA: What Future for Legal Education? this year’s meeting will take place in Warsaw, Poland from 22 to 24 April 2020. The Board [...]

412, 2019

Meetings of the ELFA Board and the European Jurist Network

December 4th, 2019|Board Meeting, Event|

On 28 and 29 of October 2019 an ordinary Meeting of the ELFA Board of Directors took place in Edinburgh. In this meeting, several issues were discussed such as the evolution of memberships in our association and the opening of the call for proposals of [...]

811, 2019

ELFA Summer Courses: overview of the 2019 edition and open call for proposals for 2020!

November 8th, 2019|ELFA Summer Courses|

The first edition of the ELFA Summer Courses was a great success! In 2019, ELFA recognised the summer courses organised by the Universities of Antwerp, Business & Technology Kosovo and Insubria. They also involved the participation of other ELFA members. The University of Antwerp organised [...]

1509, 2019

ELFA Awards 2019

September 15th, 2019|Announcement, Award|

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 [...]

1507, 2019

ELFA Board meeting in Sofia, June 2019

July 15th, 2019|Board Meeting|

We would like to inform you about the last ELFA Board meeting that was hosted by the University of National and World Economy in Sofia, on the 12th and 13th of June. In this ordinary meeting, the Board had a very positive evaluation of the [...]

704, 2019

ELFA AGM and Conference in Turin

April 7th, 2019|Announcement|

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 [...]

2503, 2019

The Final Programme of the AGM and Conference is available!

March 25th, 2019|Announcement, Annual General Meeting, Conference, Event|

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 [...]

103, 2019

First recognised ELFA Summer Courses!

March 1st, 2019|ELFA Summer Courses|

We are writing to inform you that ELFA has already recognised the first ELFA Summer Courses!  As it is known, ELFA wants to become a bridge to promote joint research and learning between their members, especially in areas of the European Union. In this regard, [...]

1102, 2019

Provisional Programme of the AGM!

February 11th, 2019|Announcement, Annual General Meeting, Conference|

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 [...]

1701, 2019

ELFA AGM 2019 – Important info: Torino Hotels – book soon!

January 17th, 2019|Announcement, Annual General Meeting|

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 [...]

1110, 2018

ELFA-ELI meeting on the European Jurist Project

October 11th, 2018|Event|

The first meeting of the ELFA-ELI European Jurist Project took place on Friday 21 September 2018, at the Société de Législation Comparée and at the Cour de Cassation, in Paris, France. The European Jurist initiative aims at generating a hub to develop mechanisms enabling further [...]

2109, 2018

Next ELFA AGM + Conference in Torino, April 2019

September 21st, 2018|Announcement, Annual General Meeting, Conference, Event|

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 [...]

108, 2018

Call for Papers on European Law (New Orleans, January 2019)

August 1st, 2018|Announcement, Call for papers|

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 [...]

1406, 2018

ELFA Summer Courses

June 14th, 2018|Announcement|

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 [...]

702, 2018

AGM + Conference 2018

February 7th, 2018|Event|

The 2018 ELFA Annual General Meeting and Conference will take place in Barcelona from 25 to 27 April. This year’s Conference is devoted to “Legal Education: Knowledge and Skills” and includes key-note speeches, parallel panels and round tables. On Wednesday evening there will be an Opening Reception [...]

1211, 2017

H2020 calls for research projects

November 12th, 2017|Research Call|

On 27 October 2017, the European Commission presented the final Work Programme for Horizon 2020, covering the budgetary years 2018, 2019 and 2020 and representing an investment of around €30 billion. It may be particularly relevant Challenge 6 is on “Europe in a changing world [...]

2906, 2017

ELFA Board Meeting in Lisboa

June 29th, 2017|Board Meeting|

On 26 and 27 of June 2017, the ELFA Board meeting took place in Lisboa (Portugal), in the Faculty of Law of the Universidade de Lisboa. It was the first meeting of the new Board, since the last AGM in Brno (Czech Republic). Among other [...]

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