Lecture – “The Establishment of Universities and University Branches in Austria”

published on December 19, 2017

Prof. Lachmayer hold a lecture on “The Establishment of Universities and University Branches in Austria” at the First Vienna Conference on Higher Education Law and the Management of Sciences “The Establishment of Universities and University Branches in the Member States of the European Union”.

Date: Saturday, 24th February 2018
Location: Sigmund Freud Private University, Faculty of Law, Vienna

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Keynote Conversation: Constitutionalism in Crisis

published on October 16, 2017

On October 20th Konrad Lachmayer will participate the Comparative Constitution Law 5th Annual Roundtable at the Robert H. Smith Center for the Constitution at James Madison’s Montpelier in Virginia, USA.

At the Keynote Conversation: Constitutionalism in Crisis he will speak about “Counter-Developments to Global Constitutionalism”.

Montpelier Roundtable Programme

Völkerrechtsblog: “Constitutional authoritarianism, not authoritarian constitutionalism!”.

published on August 31, 2017

Konrad Lachmayer wrote a post on about “Constitutional authoritarianism, not authoritarian constitutionalism!”.

See the full analysis below.

In these times of re-emerging illiberalism, populism and authoritarianism, there is an increasing need for us to attempt to find new academic concepts to describe the phenomena that are emerging. These efforts can also help to redefine existing forms of constitutional developments.

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JUST PUBLISHED – Developments in Austrian Constitutional Law

published on August 8, 2017

Konrad Lachmayer wrote together with Ingrid Siess-Scherz a report on “Developments in Austrian Constitutional Law” in Albert/Landau/Faraguna/Drugda (eds), 2016 Global Review of Constitutional Law. The book was published by I•CONnect and the Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy at Boston College (ISBN: 978-0-692-92516-4 ).

The Global Review of Constitutional Law assembles reports that give readers a detailed but relatively brief overview of constitutional developments and cases in individual jurisdictions during the year 2016.

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Lecture: “The Power of Independent Networks”

published on June 6, 2017

Date: Wednesday, 7th June 2017
Place: Andrássy University, Budapest, Hungary

I will give a lecture on “The Power of Independent Networks: The Impact of EU Agencies on Shaping European Administrative Law“ at the ELI Administrative Law SIG Conference at the Andrássy University in Budapest.

You can find the Administrative Law SIG Conference Agenda here.