Public Law Forum

The Public Law Forum is a research center in the fields of constitutional law and administrative law for researchers and students of the faculty. The activity of the forum includes conferences and workshops as well as financial support for students.

For details about the Forum please write to Barak Medina or to Yoav Dotan.

   

Forum Members

  • Dr. Margit Cohn
  • Prof. Yoav Dotan
  • Prof. Michael Karayanni
  • Prof. Barak Medina
  • Ronen Polliack
  • Dr. Re’em Segev
  • Prof. Yuval Shani
  • Prof. Shimon Shetreet
  • Dr. Keren Weinshall-Margel

 

PUBLIC LAW AND HUMAN RIGHTS RESEARCH WORKSHOP, SEMESTER 2, 2017

CONVENOR: PROFESSOR MARGIT COHN
WEDNESDAYS, 16:30-18:00, ROOM 119
 

Paper

Presenter

Date

The Relationship between Canada and Indigenous People: Past, Present and Future. Public Lecture, the Halbert Centre for Canadian Studies, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Note: special event, room 502, Meiersdorf Club.

Justice Frank Iacobucci, Supreme Court of Canada (retired)

1.3

Constitutionalism in the Shadow of Populist Politics.

Alon Harel, Hebrew University

8.3

Constitutional Design Without Constitutional Moments: Lessons from Religiously Divided Societies

Hani Lerner, Tel Aviv University

15.3

The Vulnerability of Dual Citizenship: From Supranational Subject to Citizen to Subject?

Kim Rubenstein, Australian National College of Law

22.3

Action Expresses Priorities: Judicial Anti-Corruption Enforcement Can Enhance Electoral Accountability

Yoav Dotan, Hebrew University

19.4

The functions of the Chilean Contraloría General de la República and the procedure of toma de razón

Gabriel Bocksang Hola, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile

26.4

Social Impact Discrimination: Religious Communities and the Regulation of the Liberal Risk

Netta Barak-Coren, Hebrew University

3.5

Adjudicating Women’s Exclusion in Israel: The First Thirty Years

Yofi Tirosh, Tel Aviv University

10.5

The Patronizing Trap: Constitutional Rights, 
Risks and the Transnational Dimension

Amnon Reichman, Haifa University

17.5

Rights Without Resources: The Impact of Constitutional Social Rights on Social Spending

Mila Versteeg, University of Virginia

7.6

Current U.S. Immigration Policy: From Lady Liberty to Terrified Trump

Peter Schuck, Yale University

14.6

All Roads Lead to Strasbourg?:

Application of the Margin of Appreciation Doctrine by the European Court of Human Rights and the UN Human Rights Committee

Yuval Shani, Hebrew University

21.6

TBD

Barak Medina, Hebrew University

28.6