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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

Lecture – “A knowledge-based approach towards constitutional comparison”

published on August 7, 2019

At the 2019 Annual ICON·S Conference on “Public Law in Times of Change?” in Santiago (Chile) Konrad Lachmayer led the  panel #47 on “Methodological pluralism in comparative constitutional research”  and held a lecture on “A knowledge-based approach towards constitutional comparison”.

Venue: Pontifical Catholic University of Chile in Santiago, Chile
Date: 1.-3. July 2019

Workshop: “Methodological pluralism in comparative constitutional research”

published on June 7, 2019

Prof. Lachmayer and Prof. Roux, University of New South Wales (AUS), organized a pre-workshop for their panel #47 on “Methodological pluralism in comparative constitutional research” at the 2019 ICON•S  Annual Conference on “Public Law in Times of Change?” on July 1-3, 2019 in Santiago de Chile.

Date: June 3, 2019
Venue: Sigmund Freud University Vienna, Freudplatz 1, 1020 Vienna

Programme: Workshop on Methodological pluralism in comparative constitutional research

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