International Lawyers’ Failing. Outlawing Weapons as an Imperfect Project of Classical Law of War


Chancellor Day Hall Room to be confirmed, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

The Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law is pleased to welcome Professor Miloš Vec, University of Vienna.

About the speaker

Miloš Vec is Professor of European Legal and Constitutional History at Vienna University and a Permanent Fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences (Institut für die Wissenschaften von Menschen, IWM, Vienna). He received his Habilitation in Legal History, Philosophy of Law, Theory of Law, and Civil Law in 2005 from the Johann-Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main. Until 2012 he worked at the Max-Planck-Institute for European Legal History in Frankfurt and taught at the Law Faculty there. Vec has been an associate member of the Cluster of Excellence “The Formation of Normative Orders” at Frankfurt University since 2013. His main research interests are the history of international law and multinormativity.