2016-2017

NOTE: Moderators for all sessions will be Prof. Gráinne de Búrca, Florence Ellinwood Professor of Law, Faculty Director, Hauser Global Law School and Co-Director, Jean Monnet Center, and Prof. J.H.H. Weiler, University Professor, Joseph Straus Professor of Law, European Union Jean Monnet Chaired Professor and Co-Director, Jean Monnet Center.

Fall 2016 Global/Emile Noël Fellows Forum

Sept 29 (Thurs) 

22 Wash. Sq. North Conference Room

8:30 – 8:55 am

Breakfast

9:00 – 9:55 am

Marco Bassini (commentator: Prof. Mattias Kumm)
Balancing Fundamental Rights on the Internet. Courts as Playmakers? A Critical View. The Court of Justice and the protection of personal data: a case study*

10:00 – 10:55 am

Vera Shikhelman (commentator: Prof. Philip Alston)
Access to Justice in the United Nations Human Rights Committee*

11:00 – 11:55 am

Barbara Havelkova (commentator: Prof. Julie Suk)
The Rationales for and the Objections to the EU Directive on Gender Balance on Company Boards*

12:00 – 12:55 pm

Lunch

1:00 – 1:55 pm

Ivana Isailovic (commentator:  Prof. Gráinne de Búrca)
Family Law in the Transnational Context: EU Anti-Discrimination Law, Family and the Market*

2:00 – 2:55 pm

Jacob Giltaij (commentator: Prof. Burt Neuborne)
Refugee Legal Scholars, American Civil Rights and the European Project*

 

 

Sept 30 (Fri) 

22 Wash. Sq. North Conference Room

8:30 – 8:55 am

Breakfast

9:00 – 9:55 am

Christine Landfried (commentator: Prof. John Ferejohn)
Democratic Legitimacy and Decision-Making of Transnational Courts: The European Court of Human Rights*

10:00 – 10:55 am

Zhengwen Shi (commentator: Prof. Mitchell Kane)
Distributive Justice and the Reform of China's Individual Income Tax 

11:00 – 11:55 am

Diheng Xu (commentator: Prof. Mitchell Kane)
China and BEPS: Interactions between China and International Tax Norms

12:00 – 12:55 pm

Lunch

1:00 – 1:55 pm

Rudina Jasini (commentator: Prof. Philip Alston)
Victim Participation in International Criminal Justice -- The Case of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC): Real Power or Empty Rhetoric?   

2:00 – 2:55 pm

Susanne Augenhofer (commentator: Prof. Florencia Marotta-Wurgler)
Liability for Corporate Speech*

3:00 – 3:55 pm

Thomas Wischmeyer (commentator: Prof. Zachary Goldman)
Regulating Information Security*

 

 

Oct 6 (Thurs) 

22 Wash. Sq. North Conference Room

9:30 – 9:55 am

Breakfast

10:00 – 10:55 am

Carlo Garbarino 
Network Analysis of Global Modes of Governance*

11:00 – 11:55 am

Andreas Kulick (commentator: Prof. Mattias Kumm)
The Horizontal Effect of Fundamental Rights from a Comparative Perspective*

12:00 – 12:55 pm

Lunch

1:00 – 1:55 pm

Tarunabh Khaitan (commentator: Prof. David Richards)
Religious Freedom and Religious Discrimination*

2:00 – 2:55 pm

Maria Adele Carrai (commentator: Prof. Robert Howse)
International Legal Orders and Legitimacy: Where does Chinese Exceptionalism Fit?*

   
   

Oct 7 (Fri) 

22 Wash. Sq. North Conference Room

8:30 – 8:55 am

Breakfast

9:00 – 9:55 am

Francisco Costa-Cabral (commentator: Prof. Eleanor Fox)
Transatlantic Competitive Values*

10:00 – 10:55 am

Argyri Panezi (commentator: Prof. Jason Schultz)
Digitization and the Future of Public Libraries

11:00 – 11:55 am

Monika Leszczyńska (commentator: Prof. Jennifer Arlen)
Think Twice Before you Sign! An Experiment on a Cautionary Function of Contractual Formalities

12:00 – 12:55 pm

Lunch

1:00 – 1:55 pm

***BREAK***

2:00 – 2:55 pm

Adrian Kuenzler (commentator: Prof. Harry First)
Advertising and Consumer Sovereignty*

*For a copy of the paper draft, please contact law.globalvisitors@nyu.edu.

Spring 2017 Global/Emile Noël Fellows Forum

March 2 (Thurs) 

22 Wash. Sq. North Conference Room

3:00 – 3:55 pm

Katharina Stevens (commentator: Prof. Jeremy Waldron)
Reasoning by Precedent*

4:00 – 4:55 pm

Aoife Nolan (commentator: Prof. Margaret Satterthwaite)
Addressing the Challenges of Financial and Economic Crises: What Role for Human Rights?*


March 3 (Fri) 

22 Wash. Sq. North Conference Room

8:30 – 8:55 am

Breakfast

9:00 – 9:55 am

Nari Lee (commentator: Prof. Katherine Strandburg)
Governing Disruptive Technologies through Intellectual Property – A Case of 3D Printing*

10:00 – 10:55 am

Aman Gebru (commentator: Prof. Rochelle Dreyfuss)
Challenges in the Intellectual Property Protection of Traditional Knowledge: Searching for Solutions Using Proprietary and Open-Innovation Concepts*

11:00 – 11:55 am

Thomas Streinz (commentator: Prof. Gráinne de Búrca)
Towards Global Cyberlaw*


March 9 (Thurs) 

22 Wash. Sq. North Conference Room

3:00 – 3:55 pm

Candice Delmas (commentator: Prof. Liam Murphy)
In Defense of Uncivil Disobedience*

4:00 – 4:55 pm

Debora Diniz (commentator: Prof. David Garland)
The Brazilian Litigation on Abortion: Zika Epidemic and Beyond

March 10 (Fri) 

22 Wash. Sq. North Conference Room

9:30 – 9:55 am

Breakfast

10:00 – 10:55 am

Elaine Fahey (commentator: Prof. J.H.H. Weiler)
A Taxonomy of the EU’s Global Approach to Law-Making*

11:00 – 11:55 am

Timothy Roes (commentator: Prof. Gráinne de Búrca)
Where Fences Won’t Make Good Neighbours. On Horizontal Federalism, Spill-Overs and Good Neighbourly Relations in the EU and the US

*For a copy of the paper draft, please contact law.globalvisitors@nyu.edu.