Category: 2018

DoS Working Group on Cyber Law: Study 2018

In 2017, the Chair of the IISL Directorate of Studies (DoS) Prof. Dr. Stephan Hobe was tasked by the IISL Board of Directors to look into the question on whether cyber law should become a topic for future IISL Colloquia and something to be studied more intensively by the International Institute of Space Law. In …

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IISL Proceedings 2018

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 61st Colloquium on the Law of Outer Space held in Bremen, Germany in October 2018, including the Joint IISL/AIAA Scientific-Legal Roundtable Programme and the Joint IISL-IAF …

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2018 Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition

October 4, 2018 – Bremen, Germany At the 69th International Astronautical Congress in Bremen, Germany, the International Institute of Space Law (IISL) organized the Final Rounds of the 2018 Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition. Altogether, world-wide teams participated in the four Regional Rounds. As the outcome of the pleads, an African team – …

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2018 Standing Committee Report

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. Institute members who can contribute substantively …

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Call for papers: IISL/China Space Conference Symposium on International Governance of Emerging Space Issues under the Rule of Law

The IISL and CISL/CSA are co-organising a Symposium on International Governance of Emerging Space Issues under the Rule of Law. The Symposium will be held in Changsha, China, on 24 and 25 April 2019. The suggested topics range covers: Global Governance of Outer Space as We Construct Our Shared Space Future, Constellation Construction of Small Satellites, …

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December 2018 newsletter

The December 2018 newsletter is now available. Highlights include: News and Announcements Call for Nominations – 2019 IISL Awards The Second Annual All-Russian Meeting of the International Institute of Space Law – Final Report The Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Case 2019 Member News Events Calendar To read the newsletter, please visit here. If …

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November 2018 newsletter

The November 2018 newsletter is now available. Highlights include: News and Announcements Message from the President The Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition 2018 – Final Report The Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Case 2019 Greetings to the Newly Appointed ISU Chancellor Member News Events Calendar To read the newsletter, please visit here. …

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October 2018 newsletter

The October 2018 newsletter is now available. Highlights include: News and Announcements 69th International Astronautical Congress – Bremen, Germany The 2019 Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Case Open Positions Member News Events Calendar To read the newsletter, please visit here. If you have items for the newsletter, please contact the editorial team of the IISL.

September 2018 newsletter

The September 2018 newsletter is now available. Highlights include: News and Announcements The IISL Diederiks-Verschoor Award for Best Space Law Paper by a Young Author The 2019 Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Case IISL Board Elections 2018 Complete 69th International Astronautical Congress – Bremen, Germany Greetings to the Newly Appointed SWF Executive Director and Extension of …

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August 2018 newsletter

The August 2018 newsletter is now available. Highlights include: News and Announcements Message from the President Greetings to the elected UNCOPUOS Chair Prof. Rosa María del Refugio Ramírez de Arellano y Haro Space Law Lectures on UN Audiovisual Library IISL Board Elections 2018 Complete 69th International Astronautical Congress – Bremen, Germany Member News Events Calendar To read the …

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