National Law University, Delhi (NLUD) established in 2008 by Act No.1 of 2008 of National Capital Territory of Delhi and with the initiative of High Court of Delhi, is a premier Law University established in India. The vision of the University is to create a Global Legal Institution which will compete with the best outside India and to prepare lawyers for a legal career that introduces them to wide range of opportunities in legal profession across the globe. The University is offering the five-year integrated B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) Programme from the year 2008 and the LL.M., Ph.D. and P.G. diploma programme from the year 2011.
Date: September 11-13, 2017
About The Course:
The University is organizing a 3-days mini-course on “Comparative Private International Law” by Professor Symeon C. Symeonides. This course will examine how different countries resolve certain conflicts between their respective laws and how they respond to some of the fundamental philosophical and methodological questions of Private International Law (PIL). After a brief exposition of how classical PIL formulated and answered these questions, NLUD will compare the answers given to the same questions by the nearly two hundred national PIL codifications and international conventions adopted around the world during the last fifty years.
NLUD will begin with two practical questions: (1) How various countries resolve tort conflicts; and (2) To what extend they allow contracting parties to agree on the law that will govern their future disputes (party autonomy). That will continue by examining some broader questions and themes, including the following:
Participation & Registration:
Nominations from faculty members and researchers, interested in the area of Private International Law, are invited to attend this course. The intake of this course will be 40 participants.
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