News and Events Tilburg Law School
LTMS awarded funding for 6 year research program, new vacancies
LTMS has received a significant research grant from the ministry of Education in the context of the Sectorplan Rechtsgeleerdheid, which provides a large stimulus to boost legal research in the Netherlands. All Dutch law schools are on board on one or two of the research themes outlined in the sectorplan. LTMS has produced a plan for the theme 'Digital Legal Studies' entitled 'From Regulating Human Behavior to Regulating Data'. The program involves 9 sub-projects to be run by 4 PhD students, 5 PostDocs (each for 2 years) and matching from existing senior staff.
Apply now for the EUCOTAX Wintercourse project
Over more than 25 years, our best students participate in this prestigious collaboration with several foreign students. Goal of the project is to make an international tax law comparison about a societal and tax relevant problem.
Symposium on mayors and the rule of law well-attended
Wim van de Donk, the King’s Commissioner in Brabant, is very concerned about the credibility of the the rule of law in our country. He voiced his concern on Friday, June 21, at the well-attended symposium ‘De burgemeester: vriend of vijand van de rechtsstaat?’ (‘Mayors, friends or enemies of the rule of law?’), organized by Niels Karsten (Public Law & Governance).
13:30 - 14:30
PhD Defense Mr. R. de Jong
Een multidisciplinair onderzoek naar de juridische grondslagen voor de bescherming van jongmeerderjarige residentiële zorgverlaters met complexe meervoudige problematiek (transitiejongeren)
13:30 - 14:30
PhD Defense M.P. Packeiser
Peace through Law: A Study of the Period between 1899 and 1914
20:00 - 21:20
Film TILT 25th Anniversary: “More Human Than Human”
Every month, TILT organizes a movie screening in collaboration with Pop Up Cinema. The September film is “More Human Than Human”.