Category Archive: 2016

Oct 23

IISL Proceedings 2016

The latest edition of the Proceedings of the International Institute of Space Law is now available for order from Eleven Publishing.¬† This volume contains the proceedings of the 59th Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space held during the IAC in Guadalajara, Mexico in September 2016, as well as the papers presented at the IISL-ECSL …

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Dec 28

Gabriel Lafferranderie (1941-2016)

Gabriel Lafferranderie (born October 10, 1941) passed away 8 December 2016 at the age of 75 years. He graduated from the Toulouse Institute of Political Studies and received the title of Doctor of Law from the Faculty of Law in Toulouse in 1966 for a thesis on the legal regime of satellites. This thesis, and …

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Dec 13

2016 Nandasiri Jasentuliyana Keynote Lecture on Space Law

Each year at the International Astronautical Congress, the Nandasiri Jasentuliyana Keynote Lecture on Space Law is presented. The subject of the keynote in 2016 was Space Law and Diplomacy. It was given by Kai-Uwe Schrogl.

Dec 07

December 2016 newsletter

The International Institute of Space Law published a newsletter during December 2016. The newsletter is aimed at the IISL membership, keeping those interested in space law informed about the latest news from the Institute and about developments in space law in general. If you have items for the newsletter, please contact the editorial team of …

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Dec 02

11th Annual Eilene Galloway Symposium

The International Institute of Space Law (IISL) is holding the 11th Annual Eilene Galloway Symposium on Critical Issues of Space Law. Full details are available at www.gallowaysymposium.com.

Nov 01

November 2016 newsletter

The International Institute of Space Law published a newsletter during November 2016. The newsletter is aimed at the IISL membership, keeping those interested in space law informed about the latest news from the Institute and about developments in space law in general. If you have items for the newsletter, please contact the editorial team of …

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Oct 31

2016 Standing Committee report available

At the meeting of the IISL Board of Directors held at Brighton, United Kingdom, in October 1987, the Board decided to create a standing committee of the Institute to prepare and submit at each annual Colloquium a report on the status of agreements relating to activities in outer space. Download here

Oct 12

October 2016 newsletter

The International Institute of Space Law published a newsletter during October 2016. The newsletter is aimed at the IISL membership, keeping those interested in space law informed about the latest news from the Institute and about developments in space law in general. If you have items for the newsletter, please contact the editorial team of …

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Oct 02

IISL elections

As announced earlier, at the 2016 IAC in Guadalajara Mrs. Tanja Masson-Zwaan (Netherlands) stepped down as President of the International Institute of Space Law (IISL), after three terms in office and having guided IISL through several improvements in the Institute’s governance, implicating students and young professionals, and expanding the reach and reputation of the Manfred …

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Oct 01

Tanja Masson-Zwaan elected President Emeritus of the IISL

In recognition of Tanja Masson-Zwaan’s long-standing contribution and efforts in her service as President of the Institute, and prior to that, as its Secretary , she has unanimously been elected by the IISL General Assembly in Mexico on 28 September 2016 as President Emeritus, the highest distinction the Institute can award. Prof. Masson-Zwaan was elected …

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