The Future of the Commercial Contract Project: Current Issues of Transnational, Corporate and Finance Law

The Future of the Commercial Contract Project: Current Issues of Transnational, Corporate and Finance Law
Date
30 Jan 2019, 16:00 to 30 Jan 2019, 19:00
Type
Seminar
Venue
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR
Description

The IALS Centre for Corporate and Financial Law (CCFL) is pleased to announce

The Future of the Commercial Contract Project: Current Issues of Transnational, Corporate and Finance Law

An Expert Panel Discussion and Book Launch based on work at the Centre for Corporate and Financial Law

  • M Heidemann and J Lee (eds), The Future of the Commercial Contract in Scholarship and Law Reform – European and Comparative Perspectives (Springer Nature, Cham 2018) - IALS CCFL Research Project
  • M Heidemann, Transnational Commercial Law (Macmillan Corporate and Financial Law, Macmillan International Higher Education, Red Globe Press, London 2018) Series Editors: Dr Marc Moore and Professor Iris Chiu.

Confirmed speakers and participants include:

  • Mads Andenas, Professor of Private Law, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway; Senior Research Fellow and Director of CCFL at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London.
  • Iris Chiu, Professor of Corporate Law and Financial Regulation at University College London; and Series Editor of ‘Macmillan Corporate and Financial Law’.
  • Marc Moore, Reader in Corporate Law at the University of Cambridge; Series Editor of ‘Macmillan Corporate and Financial Law’.
  • Catherine Pédamon, Senior Lecturer and Deputy Head for the LLM in International Commercial Law at Westminster Law School, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Westminster, London.
  • Hendrik Puschmann is a Partner at Farrer & Co, London, where he is co-head of the arbitration practice; Fellow Commoner of Clare Hall, Cambridge; and Visiting Senior Lecturer in international law and commerce at Johannes Kepler Universität Linz (Austria).
  • Daniele D’Alvia is a qualified lawyer (Italy), PhD candidate and Module Convener for Comparative Law at Birkbeck, University of London.
  • Maren Heidemann is a qualified lawyer (Germany); an Associate Research Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, School of Advanced Studies, University of London; and a guest lecturer and postgraduate tutor at Queen Mary, University of London.
  • Sara Hourani, Senior Lecturer in Law at the Law School, Middlesex University, London.
  • Joseph Lee, Senior Lecturer at the Law School, University of Exeter.
  • Jon Finch, Law Editor, Macmillan Higher Education, Springer Nature.
  • Luke Block, Law Editor, Macmillan Higher Education, Springer Nature.
  • Amanda Woolf, Marketing Officer, Macmillan Higher Education, Springer Nature.

The IALS Centre of Corporate and Financial Law wishes to acknowledge with gratitude the support of Springer Nature.

The Expert Panel Discussion will be followed by drinks and the book launch of

  • M Heidemann and J Lee (eds), The Future of the Commercial Contract in Scholarship and Law Reform – European and Comparative Perspectives (Springer Nature, Cham 2018) - IALS CCFL Research Project
  • M Heidemann, Transnational Commercial Law (Macmillan Corporate and Financial Law, Macmillan International Higher Education, Red Globe Press, London 2018) Series Editors: Dr Marc Moore and Professor Iris Chiu

This event is free but advance booking is required. 

Contact

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