Students of Deusto University visited the Institute

27 Feb 2018

19 students from the University of Deusto: Erasmus Mundus Human Rights Policy and Practice MA visited the IISL on 26 February, Monday, and spent the day with our master's students.

Our Scientific Director, Prof. Ferrari, talked about the Sociology of Law and about the activities of the...

Presentation: "The other legalization of abortion in Latin America"

26 Feb 2018

Professor Paola Bergallo (Argentina) will give a presentation entitled "The other legalization of abortion in Latin America (28 February, Wednesday, IISL -Achille Loria room-, 3:30 pm)....

Julia Carceller: "Regulatory Impact Assessment needs us all"

22 Feb 2018

Julia Carceller, before her presentation.Lawyer and researcher Julia Carceller Stella (Castellón, Spain) presented to the IISL's...

Julia Carceller.

Julia Carceller will talk about "smart regulation" and the Spanish case

21 Feb 2018

Julia Carceller (Castellon, Spain) will give a presentation titled From better regulation to smart regulation. Regulatory impact assessement and its introduction in Spain. Thoughts about an renewed rationalism in sociological evidence, in Spanish, English and Italian (21 February, IISL...

Former students come back to the IISL as teachers

15 Feb 2018

Following the IISL's idea that it is time to encourage our former master's students to teach in our Master's Programme, Ruth Mestre (Master 96/97) from the University of Valencia, and Iker Barbero (Master 2002/03) from the University of the Basque Country, have been teaching a course about...

Tomas Ledvinka gave an engaging talk about Legal Otherness

02 Feb 2018

Tomas Ledvinka, who has been doing research at the Institute library through a Residence grant, gave a presentation on one of his main research topics: "...

Tamar Pitch chooses the IISL for her last lecture

02 Feb 2018

Tamar Pitch has chosen Oñati and the Institute to give a fitting closure to her teaching career –her course on Gender, within the IISL’s International Master’s programme, will be her final lecture, as she is now retired.


Open talks about social movements in Brazil and encounters between different legal cultures

24 Jan 2018

The Institute has organized two interesting talks about socio-legal topics, by the scholars Fiammetta Bonfigli (Universidade La Salle, Canoas, Brazil) and Tomas Ledvinka (University of Hradec Králové, Czech Republic). The first talk will take place on 25 January, at 02:00 pm, and the second, on...

Nicolas Perrone.

The 2015 Juan Celaya grant-winning paper has been published

05 Jan 2018

Professor Nicolas Perrone, awardee of the Juan Celaya grant in 2015, has just had his grant-winning work published. The article is entitled UNCTAD's World Investment Reports 1991-2015: 25 Years of...

The call for the 'Oñatiko Udala' grant is open until 31 January

02 Jan 2018

The Town Hall of Oñati has announced the 'Oñatiko Udala' Grant, which is worth 4,000€. The grant is a result of a co-operation agreement between the Town Hall and the International Institute for the Sociology of Law. The call for projects is open until 31 January.