In April 2019, The Vilnius University launched a unique academic initiative by establishing the Vilnius University Technology Hub (VU Tech Hub). VU Units (the Faculties of Communication, Economics and Business Administration, Kaunas, Law, Mathematics and Informatics, Medicine, the Business School and the Life Sciences Center) joined efforts to create an especial platform for innovation and Read more
On the 25th of March VU Faculty of Law organized international conference on technologies and law. Scholars and practitioners from all around the world discussed challenges of artificial intelligence, biotechnologies, data protection and cybersecurity and also Fintech. This conference aimed at discussing some of the most uncertain areas related to emerging technologies. We raised unsettled Read more
On the 5th of February students from different countries who will study at the VU Faculty of Law according to Erasmus+ programme in spring semester were met and greeted by the administration of the Faculty. Students were congratulated by the Dean of the Faculty Prof. Dr. Tomas Davulis who told shortly the history of the Read more
On the 23rd of November discussion organised by Vilnius University Faculty of Law together with European Commission representation office in Lithuania took place at Aula Parva of Vilnius University. European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Věra Jourová, Lithuanian minister of foreign affairs Linas Linkevičius, VU Faculty of Law dean prof. dr. Tomas Davulis and Vice-director of Read more
Dr. Gintarė Surblytė-Namavičienė is visiting New York University (NYU) this week and has participated in the conference on Trade secrets and algorithmic systems. She has presented a paper on Algorithmic Systems, Trade Secrecy and Competition.
On the 14th of November students of The International and EU Law programme visited European Commission representation office in Lithuania and participated there in the discussions regarding hot topics in Europe. They talked and discussed such questions as Brexit, migration, security, populismus and the rule of law.
On the 12th of November Germany’s ambassador to Lithuania Angelika Viets visited VU Faculty of Law and gave lecture on “Symphony or March – which sound in Europe? Populism and right-wing political movements: Challenges in Germany and Europe”. It was ambassador’s first lecture in Lithuanian universities. During her speech ambassador expressed worries about rise of Read more
Lecturer of VU Faculty of Law dr. Karolis Gudas participated as a speaker in the East Asia International Symposium on Climate Change and Energy Security in Taipei, Taiwan. He presented the reforms in the energy sector in Lithuania and the main infrastructure projects in this field. Scholars, representatives of government and business institutions from China, Read more
The sixth edition of international conference papers of the PhD students and young researchers has been published. This year it is devoted once again to very challenging and many different discussions raising topic “Digitalization in Law”. Themes of presentations span from from cybercrimes to the right to be offline; from protection of personal data to Read more