SC 2011- Class Room
Manfred Lachs Moot Court 2014: 2014 Registration Form & Funding Form now available!
Deadline - 31st January 2013
Arrival of the new ECSL Executive Secretary.
The Board of the ECSL would like to thank the outgoing Executive Secretary, Karolina Rybarova, for her hard work and dedication to the post she has so successfully held over the past two years. The ECSL gratefully acknowledges Karolina’s contributions to the activities of the ECSL. In particular, Karolina has been instrumental in achieving the highest rates of participation in the European Round of the Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition, organising and revising the rules for the ECSL Summer Course (Pafos 2012 & Vienna 2013), as well as defining and structuring the archives to preserve the institutional memory of the ECSL.
On behalf of the members of the ECSL, the Board wishes Karolina the very best of luck in all her future endeavours. The Board would also like to take the opportunity to welcome Edmond Boulle who will take over as Executive Secretary with effect from Friday 25th October. He may be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
or email@example.com .
ECSL Practitioners' Forum 2014 - Save the date
14 March 2014, 9:30 - 18:00, ESA HQ, Room A
The 2014 edition of the ECSL Practitioners' Forum will take place on 14 March 2014 at ESA HQ, 8-10, rue Mario Nikis, 75015 Paris. It will deal with the topic of "Recent evolutions in space export controls"
Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition Finals
The European Champion - Team Leiden became the World Runner-Up at the World Finals of the Competition. ECSL wishes to congratulate the team and thank for the good representation of Europe.
New NPOCs in Greece and Romania
The ECSL Board decided to appoint Mr. Georgios Kyriakopoulos as the National Point of Contact in Greece and Mr. Ioan-Luca Vlad as the National Point of Contact in Romania.
New "IISL Young Scholars Fund" established
Thanks to an anonymous donnor the winners of the 2013 Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition Regional Rounds will by granted financial awards. Details in the Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court section.
European Round of the Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court 2013
May 9-11, 2013, University Sapienza of Rome, Italy
The next edition of the European Round of the Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court will take place in Italy. Participating teams are asked to arrive one day in advance and to book their flights as soon as possible to reduce costs. Please note the change in the reimbursement policy, details in the Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court section.
Practitioners' Forum 2013
15 March 2013, ESA HQ Paris, room A
The 2013 editions of the Practitioners' Forum will take place on 15 March 2013 at ESA HQ in Paris, room A. Its topic will be ‘The Registration of Satellites – Legal Aspects and Practice’
Participation free of charge for the ECSL members.
2013 ECSL Practitioners' Forum Registration form
Application for the 2013 ECSL membership now online
If you wish to become an ECSL member for 2013, you will now find an Application form for 2013 in the section "Become a member".
European Champions World Runners-up
Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competiton finals
October 2-4, 2012, Naples, Italy
Congratulations to the European Champion, Team Athens for their 2nd place in the World Finals of the Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition.
19 March 2012, Vienna, Austria
Programme of the Symposium
"Transfer of ownership of space objects: Issues of responsibility, liability and registration"
51st Session of the Legal Subcommittee of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
16 March 2012,Room A, ESA Headquarters, Paris, France.
“Insurance of satellite activities from the cradle to the grave – legal aspects”
2012 ECSL Practitioners' Forum
Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition, World Final and Semi-Final
62nd International Astronautical Congress
03-07 October 2011, Cap Town, South Africa
20th ECSL Summer Course on Space Law and Policy
Programme of the Course
University of Rijeka, Croatia
29 August - 09 September 2011
62nd ECSL Board Meeting
27 May 2011, ESA Headquarters, Paris, France
Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court: European Round
Programme of the Competition
28-29 April 2011, Faculty of Law of Saint-Petersburg State University (Russian Federation).
"A fresh look on the delimitation of airspace and outer space"
50th Session of the Legal Subcommittee of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
28 March 2011, Vienna, Austria
ECSL Practitioners' Forum 2011
"Manned Spaceflight Safety Issues: Legal & Policy Aspects" - Programme
18 March 2011, ESA Headquarters, Paris, France
61th ECSL Board Meeting
28 January 2011, ESA Headquarters, Paris, France
60th ECSL Board Meeting
05 November 2010, ESA Headquarters, Paris, France
Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition, World Final
Organised by IISL
International Astronautical Congress
27 September/01 October 2010, Prague, Czech Republic
19th ECSL Summer Course on Space Law and Policy
30 August/10 September 2010, Jaén, Spain
Fourth International Workshop on Space law and Space Applications
ECSL/Royal Centre for Remote Sensing of Morocco (CRTS)
3/4 June 2010, Rabat, Morocco
59th ECSL Board Meeting
31 May 2010, Rome, Italy
Conference on “Space Law: Past, Present and Future”
31 May 2010, Rome, Italy