On 28-29 March 2022, Ms Philine Wehling, UNIDROIT Legal Officer, delivered a lecture on “UNIDROIT & the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts” to postgraduate students of the International Training Centre of the International Labour Organization (ITC-ILO) in Turin. The two-day lecture introduced the students 
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Deputy Secretary-General Professor Anna Veneziano contributed to an introductory joint lecture on the UNCITRAL/HCCH/UNIDROIT Legal Guide to Uniform Instruments in the Area of International Commercial Contracts, with a Focus on Sales hosted by, the Centro de Estudios de Derecho, Economía y Política (CEDEP). The lecture 
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The UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts were presented at the Symposium on Private International Law in the European Union (EU) and Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, organised via Zoom by the Faculty of Law, Özyeğin University Istanbul on 19 November 2021. UNIDROIT 
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On 12 November 2021, Professor Anna Veneziano (Deputy Secretary-General at UNIDROIT) and Mr. Hamza Hameed (Legal Consultant at UNIDROIT) delivered a joint lecture over Zoom for the students of the Transnational Business Law Department, Faculty of Law, Universitas Padjadjaran. The lecture was attended by almost 
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The UNIDROIT Principles on International Commercial Contracts (UPICC) were featured in a panel of a Symposium on Salient Issues in Arbtration that took place on 10-11 November in Washington DC. The Symposium, co-hosted by the University of Washington and the Swiss Institute of Comparative Law, 
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On 2 November 2021, the University of Bologna and the School of Law at Queen Mary University organised an online conference entitled “New Chinese Civil Code: A Law for Transition”. The conference was opened by a Keynote by Professor Thomas Duve (Max Planck Institute for 
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On 7 May 2021, Deputy Secretary-General Anna Veneziano was invited to deliver a lecture on the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts (UPICC) in the 9th Edition of the Business and Company Law Masters of LUISS University (Rome), coordinated by Professor Barbara De Donno. Her 
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On 8 January 2021, Legal Officer Philine Wehling delivered a lecture via videoconference to the postgraduate students from the International Training Centre of the International Labour Organization (ITC-ILO) in Turin. The lecture addressed the legal implications of the COVID-19 pandemic and governmental containment measures on 
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On 3 September 2020, Secretary-General Ignacio Tirado spoke in a webinar presented by the IBA Arbitration Committee, IBA European Regional Forum, IBA International Commerce and Distribution Committee, IBA Litigation Committee and supported by the IBA Corporate and M&A Law Committee. -> More information and webinar video
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The UNIDROIT Secretariat has just released a Note on the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts and the COVID-19 health crisis. While the paper is being made public today, it is to be considered as work in progress and the Secretariat welcomes any comments or suggestions. 
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