Marcel-StormeThe International Association of Procedural Law mourns the death of Prof. Marcel Storme, who passed away in Ghent on 30. March. Marcel Storme will always represent the soul and spirit of the Association, with his permanent commitment to dialogue and interaction among proceduralists from all around the world. The Association wants to express its deepest condolences to his beloved wife, Godelieve, and to the rest of his great family, of which he was so proud. Click here to access his remembrance by Loïc Cadiet.







The University of Salamanca (Spain) will host from 17 to 19 October 2018 the 2nd Joint Conference of the International Association of Procedural Law and the Instituto Iberoamericano de Derecho Procesal. The topic of the conference will be Evidence. You can access the website of the Conference here (registration is already possible).

Del 17 al 19 de octubre de 2018 se desarrollará en la Universidad de Salamanca (España) la "II Conferencia Internacional IIDP - IAPL" junto con la "XXVI Jornada Iberoamericana de Derecho Procesal", dedicada a la Prueba. Puede accederese a la web del congreso aquí (ya es posible registrarse).



Marcel Storme Essay Prize 2018

[Posted 15 March 2018]

The IAPL has launched the 1st edition of the Marcel Storme Essay Prize for young proceduralists (up to 35). The prizes will be awarded during the next IAPL-IIDP joint conference to be held in Salamanca from 17 to 19 October 2018. Young proceduralists are invited to submit their essays until 1st September 2018. More information (call for papers and prize rules) is available here.

XVIth World Congress of the IAPL - 2/5 November 2019 - Kobe (Japan)

The 16th World Congress of the International Association of Procedural Law will be held in Kobe, Japan, on November 2 - 5, 2019. The topic of the Congress is "Challenges for Civil Justice as We Move Beyond Globalization and Technological Change". The webpage, with much more detailed information, is available here. There is an open call for papers to be presented at the Congress, available here.

Mauro Cappelletti Book Prize – 2nd Edition

[Posted 1 Dec. 2017]

The International Association of Procedural Law announces the second edition of the Mauro Cappelletti Book Prize for young proceduralists. The deadline for the submissions is open until 1 February 2019 (extended deadline). The prize (3.000 euros) rewards the best monograph on procedural law published in the five years prior to the submission deadline. No candidate may have reached his or her 40th birthday by the initial deadline for submission of the book (i.e., 1 December 2018). The candidates must also submit a summary of the text, not to exceed 5,000 words and preferably in English, including an explanation on how it meets the criteria established in the Regulation (scholarly quality; originality; importance for the development of the subject). Click here to access the amended version of the Mauro Cappelletti Book Prize Regulation. Additional practical information for those interested in participating is available here.

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