Global Fellows Forum - Previous Year

Moderators at the Fall 2020 Global/Emile Noël Fellows Forum will be Prof. Gráinne de Búrca, Florence Ellinwood Allen Professor of Law and 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 2020 Global/Emile Noël Fellows Forum


Tuesday, September 15

10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Thomas Bustamante (Commentator: Shelly Aviv Yeini)
Special Obligations and Judicial Roles: A Philosophical Account of Judicial Legitimacy

11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Andrej Lang (Commentator: Hannah Birkenkötter)
Non-judicial rights review: The Promise and Peril of Rights Review by Non-Judicial Public Institutions in Germany, the EU and the UN

Thursday, October 1

10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Ljupcho Grozdanovski (Commentator: Marta Morvillo)
The Code of Evidence of the EU: Evidence, Justice and Integration in the EU Legal Order

11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Yuliya Kaspiarovich (Commentator: Rafael Lima Sakr)
EU Mixed Agreements under the stress of Brexit: Is there a solution for the UK’s continuous participation in EU mixed agreements under EU and International Law?

12:00 – 12:50 p.m.
Hannah Birkenkötter (Commentator: Andrej Lang)
Legal Dynamics Between UN Organs and the Rule of Law Beyond the State

Tuesday, October 6

10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Mateusz Grochowski (Commentator: Francesca Episcopo)
The Paradox of Consumer Protection in the Platform economy

11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Alexandre de Streel (Commentator: Jiaying Jiang)
The Economic Regulation of Digital Power

12:00 – 12:50 p.m.
Helena Torroja Mateu (Commentator: Patricio Nazareno)
Human Duties as a Means of Tackling the Spiritual Crisis of Liberal Democracies in Europe: The Community of Humankind as the Ultimate Source of Human Duties

Tuesday, October 13

10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Jiaying Jiang (Commentator: Alexandre de Streel)
Can Sandbox and Technology be a New Regulatory Approach for Blockchain Implementation in Financial Markets?

11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Francesca Episcopo (Commentator: Mateusz Grochowski)
Discussing the legitimacy of the CJEU's doctrine of effectiveness in private law adjudication. A conceptual and functional analysis

12:00 – 12:50 p.m.
Mariana Velasco-Rivera (Commentator: Helena Torroja Mateu)
The Politics of Constitutional Rigidity

Thursday, October 22

10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Yağmur Hortoğlu (Commentator: Rossella Sabia)
Fraud and Arbitration Law: The Case of Arbitral Fraud and How to Fight Against It

11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Xiaoren Wang (Commentators: Jeanne Fromer & Barton Beebe)
Should We Worry about Color Depletion?  An Empirical Study of USPTO Single Color Trademark Registrations

12:00 – 12:50 p.m.
Orlando Scarcello (Commentator: Jacopo Martire)
Legal Institutionalism and The Intellectual Roots of Authoritarian Constitutionalism in Europe

Tuesday, October 27

10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Marta Morvillo (Commentator: Ljupcho Grozdanovski)
The constitutional place of expertise. Developing a constitutional framework for experts’ involvement in EU decision-making

11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Rafael Lima Sakr (Commentator: Yuliya Kaspiarovich)
Global Rulemaking and Regionalism in a Post-Neoliberal World Trade System

12:00 – 12:50 p.m.
Rossella Sabia (Commentator: Yağmur Hortoğlu)
Anti-corruption Enforcement Against Corporations. Lessons for Europe from the U.S. Experience

Tuesday, November 3 (note later start time)

11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Giacomo Tagiuri (Commentator: Edit Frenyó)
Regulating Economic Lives: Culture, Markets and the Law

12:00 – 12:50 p.m.
Olia Kanevskaia Whitaker (Commentator: Yuanyuan Ren)
Between international custom and technical customs rules: regional practices for trade with occupied territories under WTO law

Tuesday, November 10

10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Edit Frenyó (Commentator: Giacomo Tagiuri)
Transnationalizing Elder Care and the Future of Transnational Social Protection in Europe

11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Stefanie Egidy (Commentator: Daniel Francis)
Strategic Litigation Before Courts – A Theoretical, Doctrinal, and Empirical Study on Judicial Process

12:00 – 12:50 p.m.
Patricio Nazareno (Commentator: Mariana Velasco-Rivera)
Justice in Frames

Tuesday, November 17

10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Jacopo Martire (Commentator: Orlando Scarcello)
Autoimmunity Europe

11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Yuanyuan Ren (Commentator: Olia Kanevskaia Whitaker)
U.S.-China Arctic Cooperation in the New Era of Great Power Competition: Opportunities and Challenges

12:00 – 12:50 p.m.
Shelly Aviv Yeini (Commentator: Thomas Bustamante)
The Persistent Objector Doctrine: Identifying Contradictions