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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

 

Recent Developments in Private International Law 

 

20 and 21 October 2016

 

Moldova State University, Faculty of Law

 

Programme

 

DAY 1 Thursday, 20 October 2016
   
Location: Room 119, Corpus II, Faculty of Law, Moldova State University, 67 Mihail Kogalniceanu Street, Chişinău.

 

Time Theme Speaker

8:30 - 9:00 am

Participants registration.  
9:00 - 9:20 am  Welcome Addresses, Opening Remarks. 

 [TBD]

Dean of Faculty of Law, Moldova State University

Vice-Minister of Justice of the Republic of Moldova

 

Session I1

CHOICE OF LAW; LAW APPLICABLE TO COMPANIES

 

Time Theme Speaker2

9:20 - 11:10 am


Chair - Alexander Trunk, Professor
Choice of Law of Soft Law Instruments in International Commercial Law: The Example of UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts

Henry D. GABRIEL, Professor, Elon University School of Law; Member of the Working Group for 2010 UNIDROIT Principles of International Contracts; Member of Governing Council of UNIDROIT.

The Hague Principles on Choice of Law in International Commercial Contracts Dimitrios K. STAMATIADIS, Assistant Professor, School of Law, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece.
Party Autonomy in Polish Private International Act 2011 Anna WYSOCKA-BAR, Assistant Lecturer, Chair of Private International Law, Faculty of Law & Administration, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland.
The Law Applicable to Companies in Greece Thomas PAPADOPOULOS, DPhil (Oxford) Lecturer, Department of Law, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus.
The Legal Regime of Companies in Private International Law of the Republic of Moldova Mihail BURUIANĂ, Senior Lecturer, Department of International and European Law, Faculty of Law, Moldova State University.
Applicable Law to Contractual Obligations in Romanian Private Law Mihaela GALANTON, Doctor, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law and Administrative Sciences, University of West, Timișoara, Romania.

Discussions

 

 

11:10 - 11:25 am Break                                                                                                                                       


Session II

JURISDICTION AND ENFORCEMENT OF JUDGEMENTS

 

Time Theme Speaker

11:25 - 12:40 pm


Chair - Alexander J. Belohlavek, Professor
The EU Sanctions Against Russia Based on the Ukraine Conflict and the Russian Counter-sanctions Against the EU From the Perspective of Private International Law and International Civil Procedure

Alexander TRUNK, Professor, Chair of Civil Law and East European Law, University of Kiel, Germany.

International Commercial Litigation in Cyprus: At the Crossroads Between Tradition and Innovation, English Law and EU Law. Kyriakos KYRIAKIDES, Advocate - Legal Consultant, Savvas Kyriakides, 1060 Nicosia, Cyprus.
The European Certificate of Succesion - A Novelty in European Private International Law Matteo FORNASIER, Doctor in Law, Senior Research Fellow, Max-Planck Institute for Comparative and Private International Law, Hamburg, Germany.
The Interaction Between the National and European Legal Systems in the Field of International Jurisdiction of the Romanian Courts Sergiu POPOVICI, Doctor, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law and Administrative Sciences, University of West, Timișoara, Romania.

Discussions

 

 

12:40 - 1:40 pm Lunch                                                                                                                          


Session III

ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION

 

Time Theme Speaker

1:40 - 3:30 pm


Chair - Mihail Buruiană, Senior Lecturer
Interaction Between International Arbitration and Cross-border Insolvency - Challenges Faced by the Arbitrators: Effects of Art 18 of the Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council (EU) No. 2015 / 848

Alexander J. BELOHLAVEK, Professor, Department of Law, Faculty of Economics, VSB Technical University, Ostrava, Czech Republic.

The Relationship Between the Brussels I Regulation ('Recast') and International Arbitration Ioannis REVOLIDIS, Senior Research Associate, Insitute For Legal Informatics, Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany.
Application of International and National Public Law in International Commercial Arbitration Involving States and State Entities Anita GARNUSZEK, Department of International and Commercial Law, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw, Poland.
Requirements and Procedure for Accession to the Profession of Mediator: Aspects of Comparative Law Lilia GRIBINCEA, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, Moldova State University.
Application of the lex mercatoria in International Commercial Arbitration Diana LAZAR, Doctor of Law, University Lecturer, Faculty of Law, Moldova State University.
Arbitration as a Consumer Disputes Settlement Mechanism Olesea PLOTNIC, Doctor of Law, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, Moldova State University.

Discussions

 

 

3:30 - 3:50 pm Break                                                                                                                     


Session IV

CHOICE OF COURT

 

Time Theme Speaker

3:50 - 5:05 pm


Chair - Henry D. Gabriel, Professor
What Law Governs the Interpretation of Jurisdiction Clauses and Why? A Comparative Study of Common Law and Civil Law Legal Systems

Shahar AVRAHAM-GILLER, PhD Candidate, Faculty of Law, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.

Compatibility Between Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements and Brussels I bis Regulation: Risks of Potential Legal Conflicts Lenka VALKOVA, PhD Candidate at University of Milan (Statale), Italy.
New Cross-border Civil and Commercial Procedural Law on Prorogation: EU Regulation 1215 / 2012 (the 'Recast') and the 2005 Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements - A Rubik Cube? Stephan RAMMELOO, Associate Professor of Private International Law, European Company Law and Commercial Arbitration & Litigation, Maastricht University, the Netherlands.
The Scope of Application of the 2005 Hague Convention on the Choice of Court Agreement Nino D. SIEVI, Attorney of Law (Zurich), Associate with CMS von Earlach Poncet Ltd., PhD Candidate (University of Fribourg), Switzerland.

Discussions

 

 

6:00 pm Reception                                                                                                                

 

DAY 2 Friday, 21 October 2016
   
Location: Room 119, Corpus II, Faculty of Law, Moldova State University, 67 Mihail Kogalniceanu Street, Chişinău.

 

8:00 - 8:30 am Coffee and traditional pastries                                                                                                         


Session V

THEORY OF PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW

 

Time Theme Speaker

8:30 - 10:00 am


Chair - Stephan Rammeloo, Professor
New Challenges in the Theory of Private International Law

Silvia MARINO, Researcher in European Union Law, University of Insubria, Como, Italy.

The Constitutionalization of EU Private International Law: Trends, Obstacles and Consequences Dominik DUSTERHAUS, Legal secretary at the Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg.
Private International Law in International Arbitration - A Need for Reconstruction in Order to Protect Public Policy and Mandatory Rules of Law of Nation-States in International Arbitral Proceedings Iina TORNBERG, Doctoral Candidate, Faculty of Law, University of Helsinki, Finland.
International Public Policy - A Reasonable Barrier in the Path of Applying the Competent Foreign Law? Claudiu-Paul BUGLEA, Doctor of Law, Associate Professor, Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Law, University of Bucharest, Romania.
Private International Law and Legal Reality: Adult Protection as an Example Katja KARJALAINEN, Doctoral Candidate, Faculty of Law, University of Helsinki, Finland.

Discussions

 

 

10:00 - 10:15 am Break                                                                                                                                       


Session VI

FAMILY

 

Time Theme Speaker

10:15 - 11:10 am


Chair - [TBD]
Characterisation of Marriage in Private International Law of the Republic of Moldova

Violeta COJOCARU, Professor, Department of International and European Law, Faculty of Law, Moldova State University.

A New Addition to European Family Law: the Regulations on Matrimonial Property Regimes and Property Consequences of Registered Partnerships Amandine FAUCON ALONSO, Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for International European and Regulatory Procedural Law, Luxembourg & KU Leuven, Belgium.
Changes in International Private Law Concerning Maintenance in Poland Anna JURYK, Doctor of Law, Assistant Professor, Department of Law and Administration, Institute of Political Sciences of Pedagogical University in Krakow, Poland.

Discussions

 

 

11:10 - 11:25 am Break                                                                                                                                       


Session VII

FAMILY (continuation)

 

Time Theme Speaker

11:25 am - 12:20 pm


Chair - Violeta Cojocaru, Professor
Reflections on Moldovian Conflict-of-Law Rules Applicable to Family Relationships

Valeriu BABĂRĂ, Associate Professor, Department of International and European Law, Faculty of Law, Moldova State University.

The Influence of the Recent Developments in the EU Private International Law on Family Law in non EU Member States Alexandre BOICHE, Doctor of Law, Lawyer, Paris, France; Chloe GOSSART, Lawyer, Paris, France.
The Alienation Abuse: A Form of Parental Abuse Towards Children Andriana CEBOTARI, University Lecturer, Private International Law Department, Faculty of Law, Moldova State University, Moldova.

Discussions

 
12:20 - 12:45 pm Conference Conclusions / Closing Remarks

 

1:00 - 2:00 pm Lunch                                                                                                                                       

 

5:00 - 8:00 pm Trip to the Cricova winery (invitation-only event)                                                                                                       

 

1 All sessions are plenary sessions.

2 Each speaker has 18 minutes for oral paper presentation (14 minutes for presentation of the paper, plus 4 minutes for discussion).

 

Organised by:

Faculty of Law, Moldova State University

Department of International and European Law

 

Organising committee:

Sergiu BĂIEŞU, Professor, Dean of the Faculty of Law

Mihail BURUIANĂ, Senior Lecturer, Department of International and European Law

 

Advisory board:

Members of the Department of International and European Law

Violeta COJOCARU, Professor, Chair of Department

Valeriu BABĂRĂ, Associate Professor

 

Conference coordinator:

Mihail BURUIANĂ, Senior Lecturer

Department of International and European Law

Faculty of Law

 

Additional information at:

URL: drept.usm.md E-mail: PILconf2016@gmail.com Tel.: +373 695 15 105


SPONSORS:

 

This event is organised with the support from East Europe Foundation from financial resources offered by the Swedish Government.

 

 

This event has also been sponsored by the Deutsche Stiftung Internationale Rechtliche Zusammenarbeit E. V. (IRZ).

 

 

This event has also been sponsored by the Law Firm BURUIANA & PARTNERS.

 

 

 

              

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