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News of the Amsterdam Law Hub

Results: 1 - 20 of 30
Results: 1 - 20 of 30
  • Legal techies of today and tomorrow
    29 Apr 2021
    Mark Thursday the 3rd of June in your calendar to join our legal start-up event together with StartupAmsterdam!
  • Your chance to compete with PhDs from other UvA Faculties
    13 Apr 2021
    UvA presents its very first UvA-wide Pitch Competition for researchers, which was initiated by the Amsterdam Law Hub!
  • To new perspectives for a fairer justice system
    25 Mar 2021
    Monday the 29th of March is the kick-off of our very first Master's course, Justice Entrepreneurship at the Faculty of Law of the UvA!
  • Pitch perfect: A workshop to help FdR researchers perfect their grant pitches
    16 Feb 2021
    If you ever applied for any research grant, you know how important it is to be short and concise. For this reason, the Law Hub is hosting the online workshop 'Pitch Perfect' on Friday the 19th of March in which you ...
  • Funding available for legal or justice innovations
    11 Feb 2021
    Do you also believe that technology can be the solution to justice or legal problems or do you have any specific ideas on this topic yourself? Read on, perhaps we are able to help!
  • Schrijven
    Our plans for 2021
    7 Jan 2021
    Since we had to skip all of our social events in 2020 it has been a tough year for all of us. Although, we did accomplish many positive things in the Amsterdam Law Hub, as we developed a new strategy for the Law ...
  • Toetsenbord
    How can you support detainees during COVID? By learning from JSG!
    23 Dec 2020
    COVID-19 can affect anyone, often resulting in difficult choices for the (Dutch) population, government and organizations. Unsurprisingly, this also applies to prisoners. After all, how can prison life continue as ...
  • Educators Network Meeting: Impact Learning
    16 Dec 2020
    How to build partnerships with societal partners to enhance learning? How to develop long-term collaborative projects with external partners for student cohorts across the years?
  • Icoon workshop
    Online workshop: Explaining your thesis to the layman
    9 Dec 2020
    After years of focusing on your research, you’ve finally arrived at the last phase, which means you’re able to share all your hard work with the outside world. But how can you actually distil complex research into ...
  • Join our Justice Entrepreneurship info session!
    7 Dec 2020
    Have you ever thought that a legal process could be clearer, easier or fairer? Do you think justice solutions need to be reworked for a modern society? Do you want to drive that change yourself? Then take part in our ...
  • Juridisch Advies-Covid-19
    'The human side of law'
    20 May 2020
    'People often don't know what rights they have. In order to help them, we help them with their questions'. Initiator Anne Coppelmans founded Juridisch Advies-Covid-19 to help people during and after the corona crisis.
  • Linde Bryk
    'The clinics can be a signboard for the UvA'
    11 May 2020
    Shortly before the coronacrisis took hold of the Netherlands, Linde Bryk started as Director Amsterdam Law Clinics at the Amsterdam Law School. In this position she will continue to put the five thematic clinics on ...
  • COVID
    COVID-19 and Human Rights: Under pressure
    20 Apr 2020
    This new blog post by students provides a few examples of how COVID-19 measures may impact human rights; to which extent can governments impose strict measures to tackle COVID-19, how are the rights of vulnerable ...
  • Illustratie van een gloeilamp
    A reward for ideas that help others
    31 Mar 2020
    Have you started something during the coronacrisis to help others? Big, or very small? The Amsterdam Law Hub wants to seek out and reward you with 500 EUR, as an encouragement to keep up the good work!
  • From CSECL to ACT
    11 Feb 2020
    Research institute CSECL has a new name since 1 January: ACT, Amsterdam Centre for Transformative Private Law. A new name also includes a new identity, a new direction, and new people. Marija Bartl talks about the ...
  • Anti-Corruption Excellence Award for Nathalie Dijkman
    11 Feb 2020
    Natalie Dijkman recently received the prestigious Anti-Corruption Excellence Award from the Emir of Qatar and the President of Rwanda with her start-up SEMA. Natalie is co-developer of the Start-up Incubator at the ...
  • Innovative course: the Fair Trials Clinic
    4 Feb 2020
    Lawyers who themselves face prosecution for defending gay clients or for defending alleged Islamic State terrorists. Both are example of cases that will be examined in detail and followed by Master’s students of the ...
  • Five Law Hub start-ups win 2500 euros
    10 Dec 2019
    From smart online tools for immigrants, to a platform that detects copyright infringement: last Friday was the start-up event at the Law Hub. Out of the eight pitches, five winners have been chosen. Over the next six ...
  • New Law Lab: Legal Tech
    26 Nov 2019
    Master’s students of Private Law and Employment Law can now gain experience in the fast-growing field of Legal Tech in a new Law Lab. To develop this learning further, ArbeidsmarktResearch (ARR) UvA has entered into ...
  • Portret Mies Westerveld
    'Access to legal aid in transition'
    19 Nov 2019
    As a part of her farewell ceremony on 22 November, Westerveld will be organising a symposium on an issue close to her social-democratic heart: the future of accessible legal aid, especially for those with limited means.