Experience from Harvard CopyrightX Course at Vilnius University

In the spring of 2019, Vilnius University Faculty of Law (“VU TF”) and Harvard Law School (“HLS”) implemented cooperation on an educational project to promote knowledge about American copyright law. CopyrightX is a twelve-week interactive lecture series on United States copyright law organized by Harvard Law School and affiliate institutions around the world. Forty VU Read more

Read More

Invitation to participate in the simulation of the WTO negotiations

The Model WTO is the biggest simulation of the WTO negotiations which will take place from the 2nd to the 9th of April 2020 in St. Gallen and Geneva, at the Graduate Institute and the WTO Headquarters. The conference aims to bring together 72 bright students from all over the world who will represent 12 countries in Read more

Read More

Registration to LWOW project has been opened

Vilnius University Faculty of Law students are invited to participate in the international project Law without walls (LWOW), which is designed to encourage law students and professionals to use technology as a handy tool to solve legal problems and celebrates its 10th anniversary this year! LWOW is focused on building intergenerational, multi-disciplinary exchange and community Read more

Read More

International seminar of PhD students took place at Paris Nanterre University

On the 17th-18th of October fifth international seminar of PhD students has taken place at Paris Nanterre University. This time the topic of the seminar was devoted to methodological questions in contemporary law. PhD students discussed different topics: from historical approach to law to challenges to regulated contractual liability for robot failure or methods to Read more

Read More

VU Faculty of Law representatives congratulated Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia on the centennial anniversary

Dean of VU Faculty of Law prof. dr. Tomas Davulis and part. prof. Ramūnas Birštonas participated in the events to mark the centennial anniversary of the Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia. Ramūnas Birštonas participated in the international conference “Legal Science: Functions, Significance and Future in Legal Systems” and spoke about trade secrets Read more

Read More

Invitation to apply to the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) 2019-2020 program

VU Faculty of Law students are invited to apply to the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) 2019-2020 program.  The program  is looking to identify and support Law students studying or interested in social innovation and entrepreneurship who are using their skills to make a difference. CGI U is a year-round program that provides students Read more

Read More

Invitation to participate in BAFF research scholarship programm

Baltic-American Freedom Foundation  provides fellowships for professors and academic researchers to conduct independent or collaborative research projects in the U.S. for up to 12 months. The deadline to submit application is the 31st of October 2019.  More information here. 

Read More

Vaidotas A. Vaičaitis participated in the meeting of the Group of Independent Experts (GIE) on the European Charter of Local Self-Government in Strasbourg

This was the second annual meeting of the GIE, wherein VU Faculty of Law Assoc. Prof. Vaidotas A. Vaičaitis participated as an independent expert representing Lithuania as member state of Council of Europe and member to the European Charter of Local Self-Government (1985), which Lithuania ratified twenty years ago (in 1999). The Group of Independent Read more

Read More

Inga Martinkutė participated in international conference on ISDS reform in China

Lecturer of VU Faculty of Law Inga Martinkute on 15-16 September participated in high level international conference in Xi’an (China). The event was dedicated to ISDS reform and approach of China to it. Inga Martinkute gave a presentation  “ISDS Reform: Substantive Aspects of Investment Protection and Comparative Property Law”. Representative of EU Commission, Uncitral, different Read more

Read More

New academic year has started at VU Faculty of Law

This week new academic year traditionally has been opened at Vilnius University and also the the Law Faculty. This year about 300 students will start studying law programmes in Lithuanian language and about 70 students will study  in Erasmus courses or in Master programme International and EU Law. Students in international programmes were greeted by Read more

Read More