Manfred Lachs Moot Court Competition – Helsinki team won the best memorials Award!
This year’s European Rounds were held in Paris-Sud University in France.
New international master’s programme at the Faculty of Law
The Master’s Programme in Global Governance Law focuses on the challenges posed by increasingly global lawmaking. The programme is unique in...
Finnish labour law at the core of Hugo Sinzheimer Moot Court Competition
The teams were tackling timely issues regarding employee participation and collective redundancies.
Sustainability discussed at the bilateral Sino-Finnish Comparative Law Seminar
The 10th Sino-Finnish Bilateral Seminar on Comparative Law is organised at the University of Helsinki on 10–11 June 2019. The annual seminar is...
What could bring the EU closer to its citizens? More genuine openness and explanations for the impact of decisions, say legal scholars
During its presidency of the Council, Finland is aiming to increase the transparency of governance, which, according to researchers, is a...
Lobbying is necessary in the EU, but it could be more transparent, says a legal scholar
The increasing complexity of decision-making has given lobbyists more power. Researcher Emilia Korkea-aho believes that prejudices related to...
Legal scholar Jukka Mähönen: “I'm inspired by the willingness of young people involved in cooperatives to make the world a better place”
Mähönen is Finland’s first professor of cooperative law.
Susanna Lindroos-Hovinheimo: Without research, ideologies that influence law are easily overlooked
Over the last decade, the prevalence of privacy protection has grown enormously. Susanna Lindroos-Hovinheimo examines the phenomenon from the...