Thursday, January 30, 2014

Horse meat again

New case of horse meat has been discovered in a Dutch slaughterhouse.


Thursday, January 23, 2014

TRENTO LAWTECH COMPARATIVE FOOD LAW SEMINAR 2014

THE INTERNATIONAL AND COMPARATIVE DIMENSION OF FOOD LAW

Location: University of Trento, Faculty of Law, Professor Room - Trento, via Rosmini
Date: Friday, February 21th, 2014
Time: 9.30-12.30

PROGRAM

Introduction
Umberto IzzoMatteo Ferrari (University of Trento)

Speakers
Neal Fortin (Professor and Director, Institute for Food Laws & Regulations, Michigan State University)
The Perils of Comparative Food Law:  The United States and the European Union

Martin Holle (Professor for Food Law and Administrative Law at Hamburg University of Applied Sciences)
The Consumer Paradigm in Food Law: Time for a Change?

Francesco Planchenstainer (Ph d, Cattolica University of Piacenza, Lawtech Trento)
Legal Responses to Food Safety Emergencies and Crises: A Comparative Assessment of U.S. and E.U. Law  

For more information, visit here

Thursday, January 09, 2014

10th International Workshop for Young Scholars (WISH) - ‘New Directions in EU and Global Risk Regulation'

The European Law Journal, HEC Paris and the Center for Research on Transnational Law (CTL), Peking University School of Transnational Law (PKUSTL), Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School, are welcoming proposals for presentation at the 10th International Workshop for Young Scholars (WISH)/10√®me Rencontre Internationale des Jeunes Chercheurs (RIJC). 

The topic is 'New Directions in EU and Global Risk Regulation: Regulatory Autonomy, Evidence-based Policymaking and International Regulatory Co-operation'. 

The 10th WISH will be held in Paris in December 2014 (date to be determined).

 

The 10th WISH builds on the success of the previous WISH held annually since 2002. It offers outstanding young scholars an opportunity to present their best research work in a professional academic setting to an audience of other young scholars and more senior academics. Selected revised versions of the papers may be published in a special issue of the European Law Journal or in a bilingual edited book (Bruylant, Brussels) destined for an international readership.
 
For more information, please click here. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact Cliff Wirajendi at wirajendi@hec.fr