AGRICULTURE     |      CAPITAL MARKETS     |      CIVIL PROCEDURE     |      CONTRACTS     |      CULTURAL PROPERTY     |      SECURED TRANSACTIONS       

News and events archive

NEWS AND EVENTS

Appointment of the new President of UNIDROIT

UNIDROIT is pleased to announce that, in accordance with Article 6(2) of the UNIDROIT Statute, the Italian Government has appointed Professor Maria Chiara Malaguti as President of ... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UNIDROIT AND COVID-19

In the context of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the attendant economic crisis, a number of leading UNIDROIT instruments may be of interest to a wide array of actors currently facing serious challe... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UNIDROIT RELEASES SECRETARIAT NOTE ON THE UNIDROIT PRINCIPLES OF INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS AND COVID-19

The UNIDROIT Secretariat has just released a Note on the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts and the COVID-19 health crisis.               Whil... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UNIDROIT participated in International virtual conference on 'Combating illicit trafficking in Cultural property and its restitution' (28 July 2020)

On Tuesday 28 July 2020, Marina Schneider, Principal Legal Officer and Treaty Depositary, participated as a panellist in an international virtual conference organised by the Islamic World Educational,... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UIA Signs Resolution Recommending Consideration of UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts 2016

On July 15, 2020, the International Association of Lawyers (UIA), which brings together through its bar association and individual members over two million lawyers from more than 110 countries, recogn... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

The 1995 UNIDROIT Convention turns 25 - Internationl Conference

On 8 and 9 October 2020, UNIDROIT is organising an international conference to mark the 25th anniversary of the Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects to be held at the UNIDROIT h... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UNIDROIT at IBA Webinar on the Impact of Lockdown on International Agricultural Trade

On Tuesday 14 July 2020, Ms Priscila Pereira de Andrade represented UNIDROIT at a webinar presented by the IBA Agricultural Law Committee and the Ukrainian Bar Association, supported by...   &nbs... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UNIDROIT at OAS Webinar on Access to Credit in a post Covid-19 economy

On Monday 13 July 2020,  Deputy Secretary-General, Professor Anna Veneziano participated as a panellist  in a webinar organised by the Organization of American States (OAS) discussing mechan... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UNIDROIT COVID-19 Essay Competition

We are pleased to announce the launch of the UNIDROIT Essay Competition, supported by Stibbe, and facilitated by the UNIDROIT Foundation.             Participants are inv... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UNIDROIT participates in virtual meeting of the 53rd UNCITRAL Session

On 6 and 7 July 2020, UNIDROIT participated in the 53rd session of the UNCITRAL Commission as an observer.          In particular, Deputy  Secretary-General Professo... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UNIDROIT Principles presented in an International Webinar in Paraguay

On 25 June, Secretary-General Ignacio Tirado participated in an International Webinar entitled the ′′The UNIDROIT Principles in the case law of the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals′′, organised by C... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

Cape Town Convention and Aircraft Protocol – Accession by Iceland

On 23 June 2020 Iceland’s instruments of accession to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment and to the Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

The 1995 UNIDROIT Convention turns 25

On 24 June 1995, the UNIDROIT Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects was adopted at the conclusion of a diplomatic Conference attended by more than 80 States, after almost ten yea... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

Online Expert Meeting – Combatting Illicit Trafficking of Cultural Property during COVID-19 – illicit excavations and online trade

Online Expert Meeting 26 June 2020 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm GMT+2. Combatting Illicit Trafficking of Cultural Property during COVID-19 - illicit excavations and online trade.   -> Concept Note -> ... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

First session of the MAC Protocol Preparatory Commission held online

Pursuant to Resolution 1 of the diplomatic Conference for the adoption of the Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment on Matters Specific to Mining, Agricul... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

LUXEMBOURG RAIL PROTOCOL: A POSSIBLE SOLUTION TO COVID-19 IMPACT ON RAIL SECTOR

The unprecedented economic disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic in the Rail Sector is the focus of an article recently published by Mr Howard Rosen, Chairman of the Rail Working Group.   &n... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

Study finds Rail Protocol will save Africa billions of dollars

Consulting Company Oxera has released a study conducted for the Rail Working Group that assesses that the economic savings that the Luxembourg Rail Protocol could entail for the African Continent amou... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UNIDROIT IN ONLINE FORUM ON SECURED TRANSACTIONS

On 30 April, Secretary-General Ignacio Tirado was invited to participate in an online forum entitled “Toward Coordinated Implementation of International Standards for Secured Transactions” co-organise... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

LECTURE ON SPACE PROTOCOL AT DELIVERED REMOTELY AT LEIDEN UNIVERSITY

On 30 April 2020, Legal Consultant Mr Hamza Hameed delivered a lecture via videoconferencing to the students of the Advanced Master’s LLM in Air and Space Law Programme at Leiden University.   &n... read more..

NEWS AND EVENTS

UNIDROIT work and instruments in the area of private law and agricultural development presented at uw school of law

On 23 April 2020, Ms Priscila Andrade, UNIDROIT Legal Officer, by video conference presented UNIDROIT’s work and instruments in the area of Private Law and Agricultural Development to a group of stude... read more..

Results 1 - 20 of 440

By using unidroit.org you agree to our use of cookies to enhance your experience.     I understand   Know more