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16 July 2021

Professor Armin von Bogdandy

Theory, Methods and Identity of European Legal Scholarship: Confronting Carl Schmitt

The course will study Carl Schmitt’s book “The Plight of European Jurisprudence” and will look through it at the current situation of legal scholarship in Europe.

21–22 July 2021

Professor Christoph Engel
Dr Dr Yoan Hermstrüwer
Dr Dr Pascal Langenbach
Dr Laurence O’Hara
Dr Frederike Zufall

Behavioural Public Law

A two-day online workshop exploring the implications of the behavioural sciences for public law and illustrating empirical methods (experiments, observational studies, machine learning) to analyze and evaluate public law in action.

21 July 2021

Administrative Law
Constitutional Law

22 July 2021 

Empirical Methods
Experimental Methods

Zoom or other virtual sessions.

Enrolment: Open to all Max Planck Law researchers

For more information, see registration page.

3–4 September 2021

Dr Daria Kim

Intellectual Property Law-Making as Line (Re-)Drawing

A workshop that will stimulate participants to view IP law and policy as a “work in progress,” rather than being “cast in stone,” and to think critically about how IP frameworks might be improved.  

3 September 2021
14:00 – 15:30: Foundations and Critical Perspectives

4 September 2021
10:00 – 11.30: Policy Levers and Social Context

In-person Session at the MPI-Heidelberg

Online Event

For more information, see registration page.