ERC “EU Civil Justice” - Seminar Series

ERC “EU Civil Justice” - Seminar Series

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The ERC “EU Civil Justice” - Seminar Series

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Our ERC team will be launching its seminar series. The bi-monthly seminars will cover a variety of topics in the field of EU Civil Justice, including privatization, digitalization, cross-border judicial co-operation and self-representation. The seminars will bring together invited speakers and our own researchers.


Thursday, 15 July (15.30-17.30 CET) - the zoom waiting room will open at 15:15 CET!!

European Civil Justice in Transition: Past, Present & Future

In this last seminar of the series several key experts on European civil justice shed their light on current and future issues, including digitisation, collective redress, the Brussels I-bis reform, private and public justice, the funding of civil justice and the role of civil justice in today’s society .


Xandra Kramer (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

Introduction - Past, present and future: Highlights of EU civil justice

Burkhard Hess (Max Planck Institute Luxembourg )

Reforming the Brussels Ibis Regulation in January 2022 – taking up the next reform step

John Sorabji (University College London; Barrister, 9 St John Street)

Digitisation and the development of Integrated Dispute Resolution

Eva Storskrubb (Uppsala University and Erasmus University Rotterdam)

Trust and Quality in Civil Justice

Alan Uzelac (University of Zagreb)

It's better to burn out than to fade away: is civil justice here to stay?

Comments & discussion (moderated by Xandra Kramer and Alexandre Biard, Erasmus University Rotterdam)


Thursday, 6 May (15:00-17:00)

The Role of Out-of-Court Justice in the European Enforcement Regime

Friday, 21 May (10:00-12:00)

Modernising European Cross-Border Judicial Collaboration

Friday, 4 June (10:00-12:00)

Digital Constitutionalism and European Digital Policies

Thursday, 1 July (16:00-18:00)

Representing Future Generations: Private Law aspects of Climate Change Litigation

Friday, 2 July (09:30-11:30)

The Arbitralization of Courts

A zoom link will be shared with all registrees shortly before the event!