Archive for October, 2011

Dear students and colleagues, Before I left for Sydney, I promised to stay in touch and write about my experiences every so often.  Here is the first write-up. A bit of background for those who may be wondering what brings me to Sydney in the middle of the academic year. I am currently on sabbatical […]

The US Supreme Court agreed this week to consider a lawsuit against Royal Dutch Shell for alleged human rights abuses in the Ogoni region of the Niger Delta Nigeria in the 1990’s. Twelve Nigerian nationals have sued Shell under the Alien Tort Statute (ATS), a 1789 law that allows aliens to bring lawsuits in American […]

Last week, the UN Security Council (SC) referred Palestine’s application to become a full member of the United Nations to the Committee that deals with the admission of new members (see video). Palestine currently has a non-member “observer entity” status at the UN. This SC decision came less than a week after President Mahmoud Abbass […]


Erasmus School of Law

In een werkstad als Rotterdam is arbeidsrecht elke dag onderwerp van discussie. Een in arbeidsrechtelijke vraagstukken gespecialiseerde sectie kan dan ook niet ontbreken binnen Erasmus School of Law te Rotterdam. De sectie Arbeidsrecht is een jong en dynamisch team van arbeidsrechtspecialisten. Blijf op de hoogte van de wervelende dynamiek binnen dit wetenschappelijke vakgebied en het praktische werkveld: het arbeidsrecht volgens de Rotterdamse school!

Decaan ESL

  • Alessandra: Things are getting even more complicated: http://theconversation.com/a-ruling-in-belfast-makes-the-h [...]
  • Alejo: Thank you very much! This year has been inspiring, interesting and simply awesome. It has definitely [...]
  • Sophia: Thank you Mrs. Hey! This master would never be the same without you! [...]
  • Nasha Desbarida: Thank you very much. We started some weeks ago and at the beginning I was like' where do I have to s [...]
  • Ana: Lots of luck to everybody starting this year! Last year was fantastic and the professors in EUR of t [...]