Lecture: Comparative law in constitutional adjudication: creating a methodology for judges

Professor Dr. Eszter Bodnár, ELTE Eötvös Loránd University (Hungary) Date: 27.02.2023, 6:00 p.m. Venue: Room 101-02 | Sigmund Freud University | Freudplatz 3, 1020 Vienna   Constitutional systems are interrelated, and legal ideas have increasingly been exchanged between different constitutional systems. Courts play a crucial role in this global dialogue: …

Lecture: EU Fiscal Capacity: Legal Integration after Covid-19 and the war in Ukraine

Professor Federico Fabbrini, DCU & Princeton University Date: 12.12.2022, 4:30 p.m. Venue: Room 101 | Sigmund Freud University | Freudplatz 3, 1020 Vienna Covid-19 and the war in Ukraine have profoundly affected the European Union and its constitutional architecture of economic governance. To help repair the economic and social damage …

Vortrag: Staatsversagen als Rechtskonzept – eine verfassungsvergleichende Perspektive

Prof. Dr. Michaela Hailbronner, Universität Gießen (D) Datum: 18.11.2022, 12:30-14:00 Ort: Raum 305, 3. Stock | Sigmund Freud PrivatUniversität | Freudplatz 3, 1020 Wien   Das – reale oder scheinbare – Versagen staatlicher Institutionen führt oft dazu, dass andere Institutionen in Überschreitung ihrer gewöhnlichen Kompetenzen eingreifen, um Probleme zu beheben. …

Lecture: Should it be “Constitutionalism in Context”?

Professor David S. Law, University of Virginia (USA) Date: Monday, 10.10.2022, 18:00-19:30 Venue: Room 104, 1st Floor | Sigmund Freud University | Freudplatz 3, 1020 Vienna Comment: Prof. Monika Polzin, WU Wien Comparative constitutional law is a sprawling and thriving field, but it has its blind spots. Its traditional substantive …

Lecture: Australia’s Covid constitutional chaos

Prof. Dr. Greg Taylor, University of Adelaide (Australia) Fellow of the Royal Historical Society Date: Tuesday, 4.10.2022, 12:30–14:00 Venue: Room 108, 1st Floor | Sigmund Freud University | Freudplatz 3, 1020 Vienna   Suddenly in March 2020 strange new challenges were faced by the legal systems of every country in …