Private and Commercial Law Workshop

Date: Semester 2,  Monday, 15:00-16:30.

Location: Room 308

Workshop coordinator: Prof. Eyal Zamir
Contact: Tel: (02) 02-5823845, (s) 0524-510121;

General Description

The Faculty’s Private and commercial Law workshop focuses on research in these areas. In each meeting, a draft article or book chapter will be presented by its author, followed by  an extended Q&A session. The papers offer a broad array of perspectives on private and commercial legal issues, including doctrinal, comparative, historical, and interdisciplinary (such as economic, psychological, and feminist).


Private and Commercial Law Workshop Meetings

March 14, 2022 – Prof. Benjamin Porat – Must a Right Be Claimed: between Right Discourse and Duties Discourse

March 21, 2022 – Prof. Greg Klass – How to Interpret a Vending Machine: Smart Contracts and Contract Law

March 28, 2022 – Prof. Yifat Holzman-Gazit – Private Trees and the Tragedy of the Urban Forest

April 4, 2022 – Dr. Yifat Aran – The Startup Law of the Startup Nation

April 11, 2022 – Prof. Anatol Dutta – Prohibited contracts in succession law – a comparative excursion

April 25, 2022 – Prof. Shahar Lifshitz – TBD

May 2, 2022 – Prof. Ronen Perry (with Yehuda Adar) – Negligence without Harm

May 9, 2022 – Prof. Sergio Mittlaender – Incomplete Promises and the Norm of Keeping Promises

May 16 – Prof. Florencia Marotta-Wurgler (with Kevin Davis) – Regulatory Spillovers: The Case of GDPR

May 23, 2022 – Prof. Ryan Bubb - TBD

May 30, 2022 – Dr. Tamar Groswald Ozery (with Jesse Fried) – The Holding Foreign Companies Accountable (HFCA) Act: A Critique

June 6, 2022 – Prof. Hila Keren – Market Humiliation

June 13, 2022 – Dr. Moran Ofir – Shareholder Responsibility, Effective Power and Dispersed Ownership Structure