'European Union's Shaping of the International Legal Order' co-edited by Dimitry Kochenov (EU Constitutional Law) and Fabian Amtenbrink (Erasmus School of Law) has been published by Cambridge University Press last week. The work makes a case for an active paradigm of approaching EU External Relations Law, regarding the EU as an active actor behind the development of International Law. A number of leading scholars from Jan Wouters to Gráinne de Búrca, Andrew Williams and Peter Van Elsuwege contributed chapters.
On Tuesday 4 February 2020 Laurence Gormley, Emeritus Professor of European Law at Groningen, was called as a Master of the Bench of the Middle Temple in London.
Vanaf 2020 onderscheidt de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen bijzondere prestaties op het gebied van kennisbenutting met de RUG Impact Award. De prijs wordt uitgereikt in de categorieën onderzoekers en studenten.
The Boards of the NWO domains Science and Social Science and Humanities have approved a project proposal, coordinated by professor of Energy Law Martha Roggenkamp, in the PhD@sea programme.