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  • Better identification of posting 05 Dec 2016News Better identification of posting
    During an international seminar in Lisbon of labour inspectorates on 24 and 25 November 2016, Jan Cremers (UvT) delivered a first and preliminary assessment of the transposition of the Enforcement Directive. The national transposition of the Directive, to be implemented by 18 June 2016, has not yet been finalised by 9 out of the 28 Member States.

  • Willem Witteveen Memorial Felllow 2017 02 Dec 2016News Willem Witteveen Memorial Felllow 2017
    The Willem Witteveen Memoral Fellowship for 2017 has been awarded to Rakhshan Rizwan. Ms. Rizwan holds a BA in Literature and New Media (Jacobs University Bremen, Germany) and an MA in British, American and Postcolonial Studies (University of Münster, Germany).

  • TILT open Call for Fellowship applications 2017-2018 01 Dec 2016News TILT open Call for Fellowship applications 2017-2018
    TILT opened a Call for Fellowship applications 2017-2018, This program is for internationally renowned senior scholars who wish to spend the 2017- 2018 academic year, or a semester, in residence at TILT as part of its multi-disciplinary research team to work on some of the most interesting, challenging and urgent issues relating to emerging and disruptive technologies. Applications will be accepted through April 15, 2017.

  • Suzanne Hendricksen and Tom Chokrevski win Tilburg University Master thesis awards 30 Nov 2016News Suzanne Hendricksen and Tom Chokrevski win Tilburg University Master thesis awards
    Tilburg Law School students Suzanne Hendricksen and Tom Chokrevski have been awarded the Tilburg University Master Thesis 2016 awards (worth 4000 euro) in the category of Regular Master and Research Master, respectively. The awards were handed out during a meeting of the Vrienden van Cobbenhagen (alumni association Friends of Cobbenhagen) on November 22nd.

  • ReflecT starts Social Europe Lecture series 30 Nov 2016News ReflecT starts Social Europe Lecture series
    Social Europe is dead, said European Central Bank President Draghi during the crisis. Is this statement true? Does the European Social Model still play a role in current law and policy-making?



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