On 23 September 2022, Senior Legal Officer William Brydie-Watson delivered a virtual presentation on the draft UNIDROIT Model Law on Factoring at a conference in Istanbul, Türkiye. Organised by the FCI and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the conference discussed recent regional developments 
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On 21 September 2022, Legal Officer Philine Wehling participated in the ADB expert talk on “Innovative Agri-Finance Products to Help Address Food Insecurity in ADB Developing Member Countries”. The webinar was opened with welcome remarks by Mr Thomas Clark (General Counsel, ADB), and the expert 
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On 20th September 2022, the European Union, which is already a Party to the Cape Town Convention, the Aircraft Protocol and the Luxembourg Rail Protocol, became Signatory of the MAC Protocol, which was adopted in November 2019 at a diplomatic Conference held in Pretoria.   
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Applications close 30 September 2022 The International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT) is now accepting applications for scholarships, internships and research stays to be undertaken in 2023. UNIDROIT is also currently accepting applications for the prestigious Sir Roy Goode Scholarship. All of 
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The International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT) is conducting a consultation on the draft Model Law on Factoring. The online consultation will run for 12 weeks from 29 July until 21 October 2022. The purpose of the consultation is to: Raise awareness about the 
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The instrument of accession of the 1995 UNIDROIT Convention, together with the compulsory declarations, has been deposited by the Kingdom of Morocco with the Italian Government, Depositary of the Convention, on 3 August 2022. The Convention will enter into force for Morocco on 1 February 
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In the framework of the Memorandum of Understanding between UNIDROIT and Roma Tre Law Department, Professor Carla L. Reyes (Assistant Professor of Law at SMU Dedman School of Law in Dallas, Texas and member of UNIDROIT’s Working Groups on Digital Assets and Private Law and 
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On Friday 27 May 2022 at a virtual signing ceremony, the President of UNIDROIT Professor, Maria Chiara Malaguti, and the Secretary for Justice of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) of the People’s Republic of China, Ms Teresa Cheng SC, signed a memorandum of 
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UNIDROIT is pleased to announce that the Spanish version of the black-letter rules of the ELI-UNIDROIT Model European Rules of Civil Procedure is now available. The Spanish version of the Rules has kindly been prepared by Professor Marco de Benito and Professor Fernando Gascón Inchausti. 
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In the context of a UNIDROIT – Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Chair Programme (MAECI), the UNIDROIT Secretariat is currently inviting applications for the position of Chair Holder/ Researcher. The new UNIDROIT/MAECI Chair Programme in the field of Private Law and Sustainable Development aims at 
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