News Overview

René Repasi gave keynote speech on Brexit at the Norwegian Institute for International Affairs

Monday, 13 November 2017

On Monday, 30 October, Dr. René Repasi, scientific coordinator of the European Research Centre for Economic and Financial Governance (EURO-CEFG) of the Universities of Leiden, Delft and Rotterdam and researcher at the Department of International and European Union law at ESL, delivered the keynote speech at the final EUNOR conference of the Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI) in Oslo on the EU perspective on Brexit.

Excursion to customs office "Maasvlakte II" and APM Terminals

Thursday, 9 November 2017

On Wednesday November 8th, 2017 the participants of the Post-Master in EU Customs Law 2017, along with the students of the master course Capita Selecta EU Customs Law, visited the customs office "Maasvlakte II" and APM Terminals.

Reforming the Investor-State Dispute Settlement System: European and Chinese Perspectives

Thursday, 9 November 2017

On 17th and 18th October 2017, the conference ‘Reforming the Investor-State Dispute Settlement System: European and Chinese Perspectives’ was successfully held in Wuhan University, Wuhan, China.

International Conference Comparative insights for the modernization of the Dutch Code of Criminal Procedure

Wednesday, 1 November 2017

On 26 & 27 October 2017, the Ministry of Justice and Security and the Erasmus School of Law organized the international Conference Comparative insights for the modernization of the Dutch Code of Criminal Procedure.

Emma Clemens new UN youth representative for sustainable development

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Law & Economics student Emma Clemens (22, Bachelor of Laws and Master International Economics) is elected as the new UN youth representative for sustainable development. During the ‘Night of the UN’ on 30 October in Amsterdam, it became clear that the quest of other finalist Thom van Stralen from Wageningen was thwarted by the breathtaking performance of Emma’s campaign.

Communicatie als brug tussen terrorismedreiging en risicoperceptie

Thursday, 19 October 2017

Het LDE Centre for Safety and Security, waar dr. Elena Kantorowitz-Reznichenko namens Erasmus School of Law aan verbonden is,  start een nieuw onderzoek waaruit moet blijken of er een kloof zit tussen terrorismedreiging en risicoperceptie, en hoe communicatieestrategiën deze kloof kunnen overbruggen. In het project brengen onderzoekers van Leiden, Rotterdam en Delft hun expertise samen. 

EFS-Seminar ‘Taxation in a Digitising World’

Tuesday, 10 October 2017

On Wednesday, 11 October 2017 EFS will hold a seminar (in English) on ‘Taxation in a digitising world: Solutions for corporate income tax and value added tax’. Experts from academia and tax practice will share their inspirational views on seminal issues involving the taxation of economic activity in an era of digitisation.

Sanders Law Library to remain in Mandeville Building for time being

Monday, 25 September 2017

Sanders Law Library, the Erasmus School of Law library, will continue to be accommodated on the 19th floor of the Mandeville Building (T Building) for the coming months. This will guarantee that all ESL employees and students can continue to utilise the library facilities.

Professor J.D. Temperman, appointed Endowed Professor of International Law and Religion

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Jeroen Temperman (1981) was appointed Endowed Professor of International Law and Religion on 1 September 2017. The title of this endowed chair is: International law and religion in interdisciplinary context.

Alberto Quintavalla invited to speak at prestigious environmental congress

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

ESL Researcher Alberto Quintavalla, associate at the Jean Monnet Chair of Economic Analysis of European Law, has been selected as speaker at the II Inter-American Congress on the Environmental Rule of Law. This congress aims to promote debate on environmental laws.