Exciting topics were discussed during the Student scientific association’s conference

On the 11th of April final conference of VU Faculty of Law Student scientific association took place at VU Scholarly Communication and Information Centre. Six best presentations, which had been selected by the committee,  were presented during the conference. First place was awarded to Jovita Bislytė and Justinas Drakšas, who discussed the regulation of “gene Read more

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ECTA award 2019 for article on intellectual property law

ECTA takes pleasure in inviting students and professionals to take part in the ECTA AWARD 2019.  The deadline for receipt of papers is 1 March 2019. The purpose is to grant an Award to an individual who has written an article or an essay of importance for the development of European Trade Mark Law, Design law, Copyright Read more

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Professor Tomas Davulis received Palmes académiques

Dean of VU Faculty of Law prof. Tomas Davulis has been named a Knight in the Order of Academic Palms (Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Palmes académiques) by the French Government. The decoration is given to those who have advanced the cause of French culture, education. The honour acknowledges involvement of Tomas Davulis in the establishment of Read more

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Order for Merits to Lithuanian awarded to VU Faculty of Law Professors

In order to celebrate the Centennial of restored Lithuania President of the Republic of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaitė awarded prof. Egidijus Kūris, who was the president of Lithuanian Constitutional Court and now is judge of European Court of Human Rights, with the the Grand Cross. Prof. Dainius Žalimas, who is now the president of Lithuanian Constitutional Read more

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PhD student won 3rd place in 2017 4iP Council Research Awards

Jurgita Randakevičiūtė, PhD student of Public law department, won 3rd place in 2017 4iP Council Research Awards. Her paper was called „Patent ambush: the commitment decision of the European Commission in the Rambus case“. 4iP Council is a European research council dedicated to developing high quality academic insight and empirical evidence on topics related to Read more

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Darius Prapiestis was named best lecturer of the Year

Darius Prapiestis, who lectures criminal law at Criminal justice department of VU Faculty of Law, was named best lecturer of the Faculty in year 2017. He was presented with special Rector Diploma during festive ceremony of the Vilnius University Senate. Darius Prapiestis says that „it is very surprising and joyful acknowledgment, because many well-known professionals Read more

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VU Faculty of Law professors awarded with Lithuanian notariate medals

On the 2nd of December prof. habil. dr. Vytautas Nekrošius and prof. dr. Jonas Prapiestis were awarded  with the commemorative medals of Juozas Vilkutaitis-Keturakis in accordance with the resolution of the Presidium of the Lithuanian Chamber of Notaries.  They were nominated for this award considering their valuable contribution towards implementation of principles of Latin notariate Read more

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Awards for VU Law Faculty Scholars

Before Statehood day of Lithuania Vilnius University Law Faculty received pleasant news that two scholars of the Faculty were given high State awards. Lecturer of Private Law Department and Chairman of Competition Council Dr. Šarūnas Keserauskas was awarded by the President of Lithuania the Medal of the Order for Merits to Lithuania. Professor of Criminal Read more

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Award to Professor Vytautas Nekrošius

On 24th of May 2017 the Head of Private Law Department of Vilnius University Faculty of Law professor Vytautas Nekrošius received Universitatis Lodziensis Amicus Medal in recognition of his extraordinary achievements, personal involvement and long-term cooperation between the University of Lodz and Vilnius University. The medal was presented to Professor Vytautas Nekrošius during the grand Senate Read more

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Professor Otmar Seul received Doctor Honoris Causa of Vilnius University

On 16 of May Vilnius University honoured professor Otmar Seul from Paris Nanterre University by awarding him with a degree of Doctor Honoris Causa. He was awarded for the outstanding work in fields of implementation of new legal education methods, improvement of legal studies programmes, development of an open comparative approach to different legal traditions and cultural Read more

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