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April 21, 2014 (WCC 3016): Vice-President Lenaerts on “EU Values and Constitutional Pluralism”

April 21, 2014 (WCC 3016): Vice-President Lenaerts on “EU Values and Constitutional Pluralism”

The Harvard European Law Association would like to invite you to the following talk: Vice-President Koen Lenaerts “EU Values and Constitutional Pluralism” on Monday, April 21 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM in WCC 3016   Koen Lenaerts Born 1954; lic. iuris, Ph.D. in Law (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven); Master of Laws, Master in Public Administration […]

April 11, 2014, 12-1PM (WCC 3016) – Professor Bradford: “The Brussels Effect”

The Harvard European Law Association and the Women’s Law Association would like to invite you to the following talk: Professor Anu Bradford “The Brussels Effect: How the EU is unilaterally shaping the world through global commerce” on April 11, 2014 at 12 pm – WCC 3016 (lunch will be provided) Professor Anu Bradford (originally from […]

April 15, 2014, 12-1PM (WCC 3016): Judge Rodin: “Dumb and no More Here”

Dumb and no More Here: An inquiry into impact of rulings of the CJEU The talk will problematize, from perspective of EU law, the difference between the immediate impact of “living” judgments of the Court of Justice, that is, judgments which make part of the living judicial dialogue between EU and national judges, and impact […]

March 26, 2014: Prof. T. Perisin on “EU regulation, world trade and values”

The Harvard European Law Association would like to invite you to the following talk:   Professor Tamara Perišin “EU regulation, world trade and values: Should the EU care what the world thinks?” on Wednesday, March 26 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM   Prof. dr. Tamara Perišin, MJur (Oxon) graduated cum laude at the University of Zagreb – […]

March 13, 2014 (WCC 3018): Professor van Erp: “The EU as the Latest Mixed Jurisdiction”

The Harvard European Law Association would like to invite you to the following talk: Professor Sjef J.H.M. van Erp “The EU as the Latest Mixed Jurisdiction: Property Law as an Example” on Thursday, March 13 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM in WCC 3018   Sjef van Erp holds a law degree from Tilburg University […]

February 28, 2014 (WCC 3018): Professor Fabbrini: “Fundamental Rights in Europe”

The Harvard European Law Association would like to invite you to the following talk: Professor Federico Fabbrini “Fundamental Rights in Europe” on Friday, February 28 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM in WCC 3018 Federico Fabbrini will discuss the topic of fundamental rights in Europe. Professor Fabbrini is tenure-track Assistant Professor of European & Comparative Constitutional […]

February 25, 2014 (Lewis 214B) – Professor Kelemen: “Eurolegalism: The Transformation of Law and Regulation in the European Union”

The Harvard European Law Association would like to invite you to the following talk: Professor R. Daniel Kelemen “Eurolegalism: The Transformation of Law and Regulation in the European Union” on Tuesday, February 25 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM in Lewis International Law Center 214B Room. R. Daniel Kelemen, Professor of Political Science at Rutgers […]

March 7, 2014 (WCC 3018) – Professor Bradford: “The Brussels Effect: How the EU is unilaterally shaping the world through global commerce”

The Harvard European Law Association and the Women’s Law Association would like to invite you to the following talk: Professor Anu Bradford “The Brussels Effect: How the EU is unilaterally shaping the world through global commerce” on March 7, 2014 at 12 pm – WCC 3018 (lunch will be provided) Professor Anu Bradford (originally from […]

“The ‘Treaty Power’ and Parliamentary Democracy: Comparative Perspectives” – Prof. Robert Schütze – November 25, 2013

Professor Schütze is Professor of European Law at Durham University and a Fulbright Schuman Research Scholar at the Harvard Center for European Studies (CES). Professor Schütze is presently writing a book on “Foreign Affairs and the European Constitution”. He has kindly agreed to give a lunch talk to HELA, on Monday November 25, from 12 am to […]

“Europe’s Monetary Union: Making it Prosperous and Resilient” – Dr. Jens Weidmann – November 25, 2013

Dr. Weidmann will give a talk on Europe’s Monetary Union from4:15 pm to 6 pm at the CES European Economic Policy Forum (Adolphus Busch Hall, 27 Kirkland St). The event will be chaired by Benjamin Friedman, William Joseph Maier Professor of Political Economy, Harvard University. Event is free and open to the public. Seating is on a […]

“Managing Data Protection between the US and Europe: Balancing Freedom and Security” – November 21, 2013

The Harvard European Law Association would like to invite you to the following conference: “Managing Data Protection between the US and Europe: Balancing Freedom and Security”, Thursday November 21, from 12 am to 2 pm, Center for European Studies (Lower Level Conference Room). Information: atownes@wcfia.harvard.edu.

Gráinne de Búrca – “What is the European Union for?” – October 25, 2013, 13:00 PM-14:00 PM

HELA invites you to the presentation that Professor de Búrca will give on October 25, 2013 to a select group of students on the topic: “What is the European Union for?” (Cabor Room, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies). Professor Gráinne de Búrca is one of the most prominent legal scholars in EU law. Since […]

Guided tour of Boston – October 20, 2013, 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

HELA is organizing its first social event on Sunday, October 20. Daniel Dykes, a professional tour guide, has agreed to show us Boston in a new light! Join us at 10 AM at John Harvard Statue. We will then take the T into Boston and tour the old downtown and waterfront (including the Old State House where […]

The Future of European Integration after the Fiscal Compact

“The Future of European Integration after the Fiscal Compact” April 12, 2012 5 pm WCC 1015 Harvard Law School   We are delighted to announce a discussion between Professors Miguel Maduro and Damian Chalmers on the future of the EU in light of the new fiscal compact. Things are changing quite dramatically in the EU […]

Law and Ethnicity in the light of the ex-Yugoslav conflict

Harvard European Law Association (HELA) kindly invites for the lecture “Law and Ethnicity in the light of the ex-Yugoslav conflict”  Prof. Tibor Varady (LLM ’68, SJD ’70), ex-Minister of Justice in the last democratic Yugoslavian government Thursday March 22 12:00 pm Hauser Hall 105 Harvard Law School The Yugoslav war was the most horrible civil […]

European Networking Reception

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The Harvard European Law Association invites you to the first ever European Networking Reception co-organized by the European Clubs at Harvard Law School, the Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard Business School, Harvard College, MIT and the Fletcher School at Tufts. Grasp this rare opportunity to have a drink with students from a variety of backgrounds, who […]

Equality and Social Justice in the EU

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  Harvard European Law Association kindly invites for the lecture with Professor Alexander Somek (Charles E. Floete Chair in Law at University of Iowa College of Law) on the topic “Equality and Social Justice in the EU”. March 9, Friday 12:00-1:00 Hauser Hall, Room 105 Harvard Law School Event is co-sponsored by: Institute for Global […]

Alternative Pathways To Venture Philantropy

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Roma Rights at the European Court of Human Rights: Challenging Involuntary Sterilization

Roman Rights – challenging Forced Sterilization

On October 20, 2011, Harvard European Law Association hosted a meeting with Ms. Barbora Bukovská – HLS LL.M. graduate of 2005, who explained her battle for Roma women’s rights and practice of forced sterilization in Slovakia. To learn more about the phenomenon, we invite you to watch a document film available on youtube: Forced Sterilisation – […]

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HELA aims at creating a dynamic forum for discussing and debating issues, events and theories related to European integration. In part, it pursues this goal by inviting members of European institutions, practicing lawyers and academics engaged in the study of European integration to come share their views at Harvard. HELA also endeavors to create opportunities […]