Share
Advanced Search

E.g.: member, banking law, statutes, etc

  • You are here :
  • Home
  • > News

News

Filter

Reinitialize

Search results

News (280)

Online since on August 18, 2017

Conmoción y tristeza por los atentados en Cataluña

Conmoción y tristeza por los atentados en Cataluña

La Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA – Unión Internacional de Abogados) expresa su conmoción y tristeza tras los terribles atentados ocurridos en Cataluña ayer 17 de agosto de 2017. La asociación transmite sus condolencias a los familiares y amigos de las víctimas, y manifiesta su apoyo y simpatía a sus compañeros y amigos españoles. La UIA condena con firmeza estos atentados.

Find out more

Online since on July 24, 2017

Resolution on the independence and impartiality of the judiciary, jurors and assessors and the independence of lawyers

Resolution on the independence and impartiality of the judiciary, jurors and assessors and the independence of lawyers

The UN Human Rights Council adopted the Resolution on the independence and impartiality of the judiciary, jurors and assessors and the independence of lawyers (A / HRC / 35 / L. 20, June 2017). This very important document reaffirms the Basic Principles on the Role of Lawyers and takes into account the current state of violations against the independence of lawyers in the world.     http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?si=A/HRC/35/L.20

Linked to : PROTECTION OF LAWYERS

Find out more

Online since on July 20, 2017

The UIA presents its 2016 Annual Report

The UIA presents its 2016 Annual Report

  The UIA presents its annual report with the summary of its activities during 2016: seminars/training courses and congresses held throughout the world; UIA-IROL actions for protection of lawyers; presentations of national committees and working commissions; advances in the communication sector, digital strategy and publications; acknowledgment of partners and members of the UIA Governing Board and Executive Committee.

Find out more

Online since on July 19, 2017

Free Emirati Lawyer Dr. Mohammed al-Roken, 2017 Ludovic Trarieux International Human Rights Prize

Free Emirati Lawyer Dr. Mohammed al-Roken, 2017 Ludovic Trarieux International Human Rights Prize

The UIA Renews Calls for Dr. Mohammed al-Roken’s Immediate and Unconditional Release on 5th Anniversary of Detention   Dr. al-Roken’s Long History in the Defence of Human Rights For many years, Dr. al-Roken has provided legal assistance to victims of human rights abuses in the UAE, including to fellow human rights defenders.

Find out more

Online since on July 17, 2017

The UIA needs you!

The UIA needs you!

Some readers will be aware that the UIA has been undertaking a strategic planning exercise for the last nine months with the objective of enabling the UIA to be able to develop and prosper in the years ahead.  The exercise has required the Executive Committee with the assistance of the Governing Board to analyse where the UIA is at the present time and where it needs to be by the end of 2020.  This has involved looking at the objectives of the UIA including:

Find out more

Online since on July 12, 2017

Comment concilier les droits des salariés et les intérêts de l’entreprise ?

Par Pascal Petrel Président de la Commission Droit du Travail Société d'Avocats P&A - Paris, France   La commission Droit du travail a, après le changement de Président lors du Congrès de Budapest, continué de fonctionner suivant les principes et l’esprit qui participe de sa singularité au sein de l’UIA.

Linked to : LABOUR LAW

Find out more

Online since on July 12, 2017

Key elements of the Fourth EU Anti-Money Laundering Directive

Key elements of the Fourth EU Anti-Money Laundering Directive

Stronger rules to respond to new threats shall apply from 26 June 2017 By Barbara Bandiera Studio Legale RCC Milan, Italy  

Find out more

Online since on July 12, 2017

UIA Toronto Congress Main Theme Panel to Explore Legal Remedies for Victims of Terrorism

UIA Toronto Congress Main Theme Panel to Explore Legal Remedies for Victims of Terrorism

By Jerry Roth Main Theme Coordinator (Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP) San Francisco, CA, United States   

Linked to : 61st Congress

Find out more

Online since on July 12, 2017

Un nouveau site web pour la rentrée ! #teasing

Un nouveau site web pour la rentrée ! #teasing

Par Jean-François Henrotte Directeur-adjoint de la stratégie digitale Président de la commission Vie privée et droits de l’Homme numérique Lexing-Belgium, Liège, Belgique   Notre organisation a 90 ans mais elle est toujours aussi dynamique. Elle mérite donc un site web rajeuni et plus fonctionnel.

Find out more

Online since on July 04, 2017

La 1ère plateforme Africaine des professionnels du droit et du conseil voit le jour !

La 1ère plateforme Africaine des professionnels du droit et du conseil voit le jour !

La 1ère plateforme Africaine des professionnels du droit et du conseil voit le jour !

Find out more

Online since on June 20, 2017

New Office for the UIA

New Office for the UIA

After spending 24 years in rue du Jour, the UIA is moving to a new office which offers a more welcoming space. You may now visit us at 20 rue Drouot in the 9th arrondissement in Paris. Our telephone and e-mail contacts have not changed. Incoming mail to our old address will be transferred to our new location for the next couple of weeks, but from now on, we encourage you to take note of our new postal address. Please do not hesitate to contact us for any questions. Looking forward to seeing you in rue Drouot!  

Find out more

Online since on June 08, 2017

Emirati Lawyer Mohammed al-Roken - 2017 Ludovic-Trarieux International Human Rights Prize

Emirati Lawyer Mohammed al-Roken - 2017 Ludovic-Trarieux International Human Rights Prize

  The 22nd Ludovic-Trarieux International Human Rights Prize was awarded to Mohammed al-Roken ( United Arab Emirates).    The 27 European Lawyers of the Jury  met at the Academie de France, in Villa Medicis in Rome.

Find out more

Online since on May 15, 2017

Invitation - UIA Forum - Legal Practitioners & International Refugee Law – June 1, 2017 - Geneva

Invitation - UIA Forum - Legal Practitioners & International Refugee Law – June 1, 2017 - Geneva

INVITATION   The UIA is pleased to cordially invite you to the UIA Forum on “International Protection of Refugees and Challenges in the Field - the Perspective of Legal Practitioners”. The event will be held on June 1, 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland, in connection with the UIA Bar Leaders’ Briefing.

Find out more

Online since on May 10, 2017

Woman Status and the Rule of Law - Conference in Luxembourg IN FRENCH ONLY

Woman Status and the Rule of Law - Conference in Luxembourg IN FRENCH ONLY

Par Alain Grosjean Secrétaire général adjoint au comité de direction Président du comité national de l’UIA Associé à l’étude BONN & SCHMITT   Le statut de la femme comme un pilier indispensable de l’Etat de droit « Le Savoir est Lumière » Khadija AL-SALAMI  

Find out more

Online since on May 10, 2017

Protection of Lawyers as a Prerequisite for the Respect and Promotion of the Rule of Law - MAY, 22

Protection of Lawyers as a Prerequisite for the Respect and Promotion of the Rule of Law - MAY, 22

UIA SIDE EVENT MAY, 2017   Join the UIA in Vienna for a side event on Protection of Lawyers as a Prerequisite for the Respect and Promotion of the Rule of Law   26th Session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice DATE : May 22, 2017 - 1.10 pm to 2.00 pm PLACE : Conference Room MOE100, Vienna International Centre, Vienna, Austria   SPEAKERS :

Find out more

Online since on May 05, 2017

The UIA Bar Leaders' Briefing 2017

The UIA Bar Leaders' Briefing 2017

On June, 2 2017, more than 200 people participated in the UIA Bar Leaders’ Briefing at the United Nations Office in Geneva, Switzerland where major key figures from the UN system and renowned representatives from the civil society met to discuss two issues that drew the attention of the international community: - Is the Rule of Law a necessity for keeping peace?

Find out more

Online since on May 04, 2017

Foreign Investment Commission News

  Dear Members of the Foreign lnvestment Commission,     Since our last communication, about 100 days ago, a few developments happened within our commission and we would like to take this opportunity to update you.   1. Costa Rica Seminar - 19, 20 and 21 April 2017   Our Seminar will be a great success.

Linked to : FOREIGN INVESTMENT

Find out more

Online since on April 19, 2017

Tribute to Paul Nemo

Tribute to Paul Nemo

The UIA is deeply saddened to learn of the death of Maître Paul Nemo, a French lawyer, who was the President of the association from 2004 to 2005. The UIA pays tribute to his unconditional commitment to the UIA, in particular his efforts in support of human rights. At the end of its Geneva congress, in September 2004, Paul Nemo took over the presidency of the UIA and focused the association’s activity on its development in the Maghreb countries, in particular in Algeria, and in Eastern Europe, Scandinavia and Vietnam.

Find out more

Online since on April 19, 2017

Call for applications: 8th International Jacques Leroy Prize – Business and Human Rights

Call for applications: 8th International Jacques Leroy Prize – Business and Human Rights

The UIA organises the 8th International Jacques Leroy Prize – Business and Human Rights.   The UIA encourages law students to participate in this prize rewarding a youngster under 30 for his research about the theme of business and Human Rights.   This year, the Jacques Leroy Prize focuses on 

Find out more
Top of the page