BLOGCOMPARATUM

Académie Internationale de Droit Comparé

ECtHR renders judgment in Fuchsmann v. Germany

On 19 October 2017, the European Court of Human Rights rendered its chamber judgment in the case of Fuchsmann v. Germany (application no. 71233/13). The Court of held, unanimously, that there had been no violation of Article 8 (right to respect for private and family...

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French Constitutional Council on CETA

On 31 July 2017, the French Constitutional Council rendered its decision on the constitutionality of the Comprehensive economic and trade agreement between Canada, on the one hand, and the European Union and its Member States, of the other part (Decision No 2017-749...

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Italy: recognition of same-sex civil unions

Italy's parliament has backed same-sex civil unions in a vote of confidence on 11 may 2016 for Prime Minister Matteo Renzi. Until this vote, Italy had been the last major Western democracy not to legally recognise gay partnerships. Recognition of same-sex partnership...

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France: New Law on Contracts and Obligations

The French Minister of Justice (garde des sceaux) presented a new reform of the Civil Code concerning the Law of Contracts and Obligations. The stated objective is to reform without upsetting ("rénover sans bouleverser"). The current rules of French contract law...

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Le droit comparé – Stefan Goltzberg

Le droit comparé - Stefan Goltzberg Que sais-je ?, Code ISBN: 978-2-13-080011-8, 2018 The summary of the book is reproduced hereafter : "Les cultures juridiques d’aujourd’hui ou d’hier ne se distinguent pas seulement entre elles sur le plan du droit positif : elles...

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Law and Migration in a Changing World

Law and Migration in a Changing World Editors: Foblets, Marie-Claire, Carlier, Jean-Yves (Eds.) Springer, 2019 - ISBN 978-3-319-99508-3 The Summary of the Book is reproduced hereafter: " This volume comprises national reports on migration and migration law from 17...

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Anknüpfungsprinzipien im Europäischen Kollisionsrecht

Anknüpfungsprinzipien im Europäischen Kollisionsrecht Integrationspolitische Zielsetzungen und das Prinzip der engsten Verbindung, Anja Sophia Schwemmer Mohr Siebeck, 2018, ISBN 978-3-16-155887-0 The summary of the book is reproduced hereafter: "Das vereinheitlichte...

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Research Handbook on Islamic Law and Society

Research Handbook on Islamic Law and Society, Edited by Nadirsyah Hosen, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, Monash University, Australia Edward Elgar, 2018, ISBN: 978 1 78100 305 3 The summary of the book is reproduced hereafter: "The Research Handbook on Islamic Law...

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Civil Rights and EU Citizenship

Civil Rights and EU Citizenship, Sybe de Vries, Henri de Waele, Marie-Pierre Granger Edward Elgar, 2018 Summary : "The process of European integration has had a marked influence on the nature and meaning of citizenship in national and post-national contexts as well as...

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Conférence publique OPT-IN: Faire l’expérience de la comparaison en Droit ? Éprouver l’universel, éprouver le particulier, éprouver l’altérité, éprouver l’ipséité (… ou non), January 11 2019, Paris

Conférence publique OPT-IN: Faire l’expérience de la comparaison en Droit ? Éprouver l'universel, éprouver le particulier, éprouver l'altérité, éprouver l'ipséité (... ou non), January 11 2019, Paris More information can be found via this link: [button...

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