European Private International Law

10 November 2009

Sydney Law School is pleased to announce this new unit as part of its Postgraduate Program for 2010.

European Private International Law examines the development of private international law in the EC and its relationship with other elements of EC law and private international law within and outside the Member States.

Taught by Visiting Professor Andrew Dickinson, it investigates the content and interaction of the most important of these instruments relating to jurisdiction and the law applicable in civil and commercial matters (the so-called "Brussels I", "Rome I" and "Rome II" Regulations).

Visiting Professor Dickinson is a Solicitor Advocate and Consultant, Clifford Chance LLP, England.

He is also is a member of the North Committee (the Ministry of Justice's advisory committee on private international law) and of the editorial board of the Journal of Private International Law. He is one of the editors of Dicey, Morris & Collins: The Conflict of Laws, the leading work on English private international law.

The unit is available to study through the following Sydney Law School degree programmes:

Candidates can also enrol in the subject on a Legal Professional Development (LPD), Single Unit Enrolment or Cross-Institutional basis.

For further enquiries or to apply or enrol, please contact the Postgraduate Team.

Contact: Greg Sherington

Phone: +61 2 9351 0202

Email: 1d372d024f2605373e331a0b065f0b134c350b355a2d2a0d633026