Category Archive: 2016

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 24

IISL President gives statement to International Space Forum

Prof. Dr. Kai-Uwe Schrogl, President of the International Institute of Space Law, gave a statement on behalf of the IISL at the 1st International Space Forum held in Trento, Italy on 24 October 2016. IISL statement

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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Sep 30

2016 Lachs Moot Court winners

The World Finals were held at the Paraninfo Enrique Diaz de León, University of Guadalajara, in Guadalajara, Mexico, on 29 September 2016. Total participating universities numbered 58 in the four regions. The 2016 Moot Court Problem, Case Concerning Space Debris, Commercial Spaceflight Services and Liability (Banche v. Rastalia) was written by Prof. Yun Zhao (China). …

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Sep 30

IISL Awards 2016

The IISL Board during its spring meetings of 2016 had approved following award recommendations by the IISL Awards committee as contained in its 10th report to the Board. The awards were given away during the IISL Dinner on 29 September 2016. (a) Dr Milton “Skip” Smith and Prof. Joanne Irene Gabrynowicz are being given 2016 …

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Sep 06

September 2016 newsletter

The International Institute of Space Law published a newsletter during September 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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Aug 27

James Rendleman, Col. US AF (Ret)

We are extremely sad to announce the untimely passing of our dedicated member James Rendleman. Jim was a true friend of the IISL and contributed in many ways to its work. His friendly and always positive personality will be dearly missed by the space law community. Further information on the funeral service arrangements will be …

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Aug 16

August 2016 newsletter

The International Institute of Space Law published a newsletter during August 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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