The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) offers internship programmes for those interested in gaining experience at an international arbitration institution. The PCA offers internships at its International Bureau and a joint program with the International Council of Commercial Arbitration (ICCA). Both programmes last for three months, starting at the beginning of January, April, and October, with an additional session in July for the PCA internship.
The ICC is currently recruiting for a full time Traineeship programme at its Legal Services Department. The program lasts 4 months starting on May 2, 2017. Some of the tasks include reviewing, analysing and commenting on legal documents in English and French, research in public international law, commercial and contract laws, translating legal documents, comparative analyses of laws and policies etc. Ad hoc assingments may be entrusted to the Trainee as well.
SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities invites participants to the 7th Annual International Conference on Camparativ Law “Evolution of Law (?!)”, to be held in Warsaw, Poland on June 9, 2017. The conference enables the exchange of opinions as means to study change in legal systems. The working languages of the conference are English and Polish.
The Network for International Law Students (NILS) is an international, independent, non-political, non-profit-making organisation, run by and for law students. This March, they co-organise a study tour to London with the Centre for Advanced Research in Dispute Settlement (CARDS): the Tour de Arbitration, scheduled from March 01 - 05, 2017. The Tour will give participants an opportunity to learn the practical aspects of Arbitration as well as discovering the grand old city of London.
The Faculty of Law - “Dimitrie Cantemir” Christian University organises the 6th Edition of the International Conference on the Efficiency of Legal Norms – “National and International Legal Norms Regarding Children” to be held in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, on May 25 – 27, 2017. The Conference Proceedings will be published in FIAT IUSTITIA, journal indexed in EBSCO, RePEc and OAJI databases.
The Centre for Law & Social Justice at the University of Leeds School of Law and the Vulnerability and Human Condition Initiative at the Emory University School of Law are launching a new series of interdisciplinary workshops aimed at exploring topics related to the Subjects and Objects of Law. The first meeting, on May 31, 2017 in the Moot Court Room of the Liberty Building, University of Leeds, will focus on the legal construction of animals.
The 3rd edition of the mock trial “Arbitrators’ Quest” organised by Konrad & Partners will take place in Vienna on May 12, 2017, with the hearing being held at the premises of Konrad & Partners’s Vienna office. The workshop aims to provide participants with hands-on experience on matters typically arising in international arbitration disputes. Supervision and close cooperation will be offered by experienced practitioners and renowned scholars in the field. The winner will be offered a paid two-month summer internship at Konrad & Partner’s Vienna office, accommodation included.