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Please click on the following link to access the voting website: the password to access the website will be communicated per email to all members on June 1st 2019. Instructions are available in French and English. Elections 2019

Selection of National Rapporteurs for the Pretoria Congress

Letters from the Secretary-General to the National Committees and Members - 10 May 2019 [pdf-embedder...

SAVE THE DATE – October 8 2019 – The Use of Comparative Law Methodology in International Arbitration

SAVE THE DATE!8 OCT 2019 - ParisAFTERNOON The International Academy of Comparative Law will be launching its new publication "IUS COMPARATUM" on October 8th 2019 in Paris.  The topic of the first volume is: THE USE OF COMPARATIVE LAW METHODOLOGY IN INTERNATIONAL...

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CASE LAW

UN Human Rights Committee finds ICCPR violation by France

On August 10, 2018, the UN Human Rights Committee issued an opinion on the confirmation by the French justice system, of a termination of employment of an employee of a nursery who wanted to wear a veil inside the establishment. Fired in 2008, the plaintiff had...

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US Supreme Court : Justice Kennedy announces retirement

US Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy announced on June 27th 2018 that he would retire later this summer, setting in motion discussions over the future of the Supreme Court while giving US President Donald Trump a possibility "to put a more conservative stamp on...

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LEGISLATIVE

REFORM

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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DOCTRINAL

STUDIES

Comparative Legal History

Olivier MORÉTEAU, Aniceto MASFERRER, and Kjell A. MODÉER, eds., Comparative Legal History [Research Handbooks in Comparative Law series] - Edward Elgar, ISBN 9781781955215, 2019 Le résumé est reproduit ci-après : "Is comparative legal history an emerging discipline or...

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