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Verfassungsrechtsblog: “Rule of Law Lacking in Times of Crisis”

published on April 28, 2020

Konrad Lachmayer wrote a post on http://verfassungsblog.de/ about “Rule of Law Lacking in Times of Crisis”.

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In the middle of April 2020 the overall impression of the COVID-Crisis communicated by the Austrian Government is that Austria is doing well, the government reacted on time, the capacity of hospital and intensive care beds was always sufficient and that the number of infections is decreasing. …

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Lecture – “Codification of Administrative Law in Austria”

published on January 29, 2020

Konrad Lachmayer held a lecture on “Codification of Administrative Law in Austria” at the International Workshop „Codification of Administrative Law“.

Venue: University of Zurich, Switzerland
Date: 23–24 January 2020

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Lecture – “Formalism and judicial self-restraint as tools against populism?”

published on December 13, 2019

Konrad Lachmayer held a lecture on “Formalism and judicial self-restraint as tools against populism? Considerations to recent developments of the
Austrian Constitutional Court” at the Conference “Constitutional Interpretation in European Populist Regimes” organised by the IACL Working Group on Constitutional Interpretation.

Venue: Budapest, Hungary
Date: 5.-6. December 2019

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JUST PUBLISHED – Disempowering Courts. The Interrelationship between Courts and Politics in Contemporary Legal Orders

published on November 8, 2019

Konrad Lachmayer wrote an article about “Disempowering Courts. The Interrelationship between Courts and Politics in Contemporary Legal Orders”. It was published in Martin Belov (ed), “Courts, Politics and Constitutional Law: Judicialization of Politics and Politicization of the Judiciary”, Routledge  (2019).

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Lecture – “The Authority of the Austrian Constitutional Court”

published on September 25, 2019

Konrad Lachmayer held a lecture on “The Authority of the Austrian Constitutional Court” at the Conference “Judicial Ideology under Empirical Scrutiny”.

Venue: Faculty of Government and European Studies, New University, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Date: 16 September 2019

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