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UNIDROIT AND UNCITRAL HOST WAREHOUSE RECEIPTS WEBINAR

On 26 March 2020, UNIDROIT and UNCITRAL co-organised a webinar to discuss with a broader expert audience the proposal of developing an international Model Law on Warehouse Receipts.     &nbs... read more..

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UNIDROIT HOSTS DRAFTING COMMITTEE MEETING FOR THE FINALISATION OF THE UNIDROIT/FAO/IFAD LEGAL GUIDE ON AGRICULTURAL LAND INVESTMENT CONTRACTS (ALIC)

On  2-3 March 2020, the UNIDROIT Secretariat hosted a drafting committee meeting for the finalisation of the future Legal Guide on Agricultural Land Investment Contracts.       &nb... read more..

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A TRIBUTE TO WALTER RODINO'

It is with profound sadness that UNIDROIT mourns the loss of Mr Walter Rodinò, who passed away on the morning of 26 March 2020, surrounded by the affection of his loved ones.       &nbs... read more..

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UNIDROIT PARTICIPATES IN ITC-ILO LLM PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE LAW

On 11-12 March 2020, Legal Officer Ms Philine Wehling delivered, by video conference, a lecture on “International Sources of Contract Law: The UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts... read more..

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2nd EDITION OF UNCITRAL/UNIDROIT WORKSHOP TO DEVELOP A LEGAL TAXONOMY OF KEY EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES AND THEIR APPLICATIONS

On 10-11 March 2020, UNCITRAL hosted the second session of Joint Workshops, co-organised by sister organisation UNIDROIT, to develop a legal taxonomy of key emerging technologies and their application... read more..

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UNIDROIT RAIL AND MAC PROTOCOLS FEATURED IN SECURED TRANSACTION LAW REFORM CONFERENCE IN NIGERIA

On 10 March 2020, co-sponsors UNIDROIT and the Rail Working Group participated in a conference funded by Aston University and the Global Challenges Research Fund in Lagos, Nigeria.     ... read more..

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - THE SIR ROY GOODE UNIDROIT SCHOLARSHIP

Applications due 13 March 2020. UNIDROIT is currently accepting applications for the inaugural Sir Roy Goode Scholarship.   The Scholarship will provide one outstanding post-graduate (doctoral) l... read more..

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UNIDROIT ASSISTS CARIBBEAN STATES TO STRENGTHEN NATIONAL LEGISLATION TO FIGHT ILLICIT TRAFFICKING IN CULTURAL PROPERTY

UNIDROIT participated in a workshop organised in Kingston, Jamaica, from 2 to 5 March 2020 by the Jamaican National Commission for UNESCO, the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport of J... read more..

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UNIDROIT promotes instruments that facilitate access to credit at APEC meetings in Malaysia

Between 15-17 February 2020 UNIDROIT participated in several APEC-related meetings in Putrajaya, Malaysia.                 On 15 February Senior legal Officer W... read more..

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UNIDROIT and UNCITRAL host Conference in Cartagena

On 14 February 2020, UNIDROIT and UNCITRAL Co-Sponsored  with Confcámaras of Colombia a workshop on the Implementation of Secured Transactions Reforms in Latin America in Cartagena, Colombia, hos... read more..

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UNIDROIT participates in 3rd International Secured Transactions Coordination Conference in Cartagena

On 12-13 February 2020 UNIDROIT participated in the third Conference on International Coordination of Secured Transaction Law Reforms: Advancing Reforms Globally and in Latin America Through Enhanced ... read more..

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UNIDROIT at Opening of ITC-ILO Master of International Trade Law

3 February 2020 saw the opening of the 10th edition of the Master of Laws in International Trade Law, an LLM programme of the International Training Centre of the ILO, the University of Turin and the ... read more..

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THE MAC PROTOCOL IS ADOPTED!

On 22 November 2019, the fourth Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment on Matters specific to Mining, Agricultural and Construction Equipment (the “MAC Protocol”) wa... read more..

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LAUNCH OF THE UNIDROIT ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

The International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT), with the support of the UNIDROIT Foundation, is happy to announce the launch of the UNIDROIT Alumni Association, a platf... read more..

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Cape Town Convention and Aircraft Protocol – Accession by the State of Qatar

On 8 January 2020, the Ambassador of the State of Qatar in Italy, His Excellency Mr Abdulaziz Bin Ahmed Al Malki Al Jehani, visited UNIDROIT to deposit Qatar’s instrument of accession to the Conventio... read more..

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UNIDROIT SIGNS MOU WITH THE COMMERCIAL LAW CENTRE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM SCHOOL OF LAW

On 17 December 2019, UNIDROIT entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Commercial Law Centre of the University of Nottingham School of Law to further research and work in areas of com... read more..

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IBA publishes “Perspectives in Practice of UNIDROIT Principles 2016”

UNIDROIT is proud to announce that “Perspectives in Practice of the UNIDROIT Principles 2016”, published by the International Bar Association, is now live on the IBA website.       &nbs... read more..

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78th session of the Unidroit General Assembly

On 12  December 2019, the 78th session of the General Assembly of UNIDROIT was held at the seat of the Institute in Rome.               The Minister of Justice ... read more..

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PRINCIPLES OF REINSURANCE CONTRACT LAW AVAILABLE ONLINE

UNIDROIT, as a longstanding partner of the project to formulate a “restatement” of existing global reinsurance law,  is very pleased to announce the finalisation of the Principles of Reinsurance ... read more..

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UNIDROIT AND IIASL SIGN MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING

On 7 December 2019, UNIDROIT signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Institute of Air and Space Law at Leiden University to further collaborative work on the promotion of the... read more..

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