‘Ius Commune Conference 2017: Workshop on Liability and Insurance’

“The annual Ius Commune Conference was held this year in Utrecht on 23-24 November 2017 and comprised various workshops, one of which was on the subject of ‘Liability and Insurance’. The theme of this workshop was ‘The legal battle against lawful products or services that are potentially threatening to human health’. The workshop was chaired by Anne Keirse; professor of Private Law at Utrecht University and a judge at the Court of Appeal in Amsterdam. Professor Keirse started the workshop by giving the opening speech, which highlighted the key aspects of this research theme. These included the main question of when tort law should intervene to compensate people suffering damage to the full extent of their loss in cases of lawful products potentially threatening human health …” (more)

[M-EPLI Blog, 8 February]

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