Conference of the Private International Law Association of Japan
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■  126th Conference of the Private International Law Association of Japan (Spring 2013)

Time: Saturday, June, 1 and Sunday, June 2, 2013
Place: Building #1 at Tama Campus of Chuo University, Tokyo

126th Conference of the Private International Law Association of Japan (Spring 2013)
Saturday, June, 1
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09:30 - 10:00 Registration
Morning Session  10:00 - 12:10
Chair : Y. SATOU, Kansai University
10:00 - 11:00 (1) Applicable law to moral rights
Y. HAGA, Kanazawa University
11:10 -12:10 (2) Escape Clause in the International Contract Law in Europe
      -from Perspectives of Private International Law in Germany-
R. TERAI, Aomori Chuo Gakuin University

Afternoon Session  13:20 - 17:30
    Symposium : Ratification of the Hague Child Abduction Convention

Afternoon Session  13:20 - 17:30
Chair : S. HAYAKAWA, Tokyo University

13:20 - 13:50 (1) Where are we now? - Some current issues of the Hague Child Abduction Convention
J. YOKOYAMA, Seikei University
13:50 - 14:20 (2)Proceedings for return of the child and contact-focus on the procedures
M. OTANI, Attorney at law, Toranomon Law & Economic Offices
14:20 - 14:50     Facilitated discussion
14:50 - 15:00 *Tea/Coffee Break
15:00 - 15:30 (3) Child Abduction Convention and "The interest of the Child" -How should be determined on the case: "Taking child back by the mother to her mother country”
S. WATANABE, Attorney at law
15:30 - 16:00 (4) Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction -Function of the Central Authority
T. NISHIOKA, Director of Hague Convention Division, Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
16:00 - 16:20 Comment
(1)K. AOKI, Nanzan University
(2)S. KANEKO, Civil Legislation Division, Civil Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Justice
16:20 - 17:30 Discussion on the Subject
 
Sunday, June, 2
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09:30 - 10:00 Registration
Morning Session  10:00 - 12:10
Chair : M. DOGAUCHI, Waseda University
10:00 - 11:00 (1) Contemporary Perspective for the Choice-of-Law Rules on Trusts
-International Protection for the Beneficiary’s Interests-
R. YATSUNAMI, The Univercity of Tokyo, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
11:10 -12:10 (2) How do arbitral tribunals determine procedure in international commercial arbitration?
J. RIBEIRO, Herbert Smith Freehills

Afternoon Session  13:20 - 17:30
    Symposium : Party Autonomy in Private International Law

Chair : S. NAKANO, Kobe University

13:20 - 13:50 (1) Party Autonomy in Private International Law -A New Paradigm without a Solid Foundation?-
R. MICHAELS, Duke University
13:50 - 14:20 (2)The Role of Party Autonomy Today -The Hague Principles on the Choice of Law in International Contracts-
Y. NISHITANI, Kyushu University
14:20 - 14:50     Facilitated discussion
14:50 - 15:00 *Tea/Coffee Break
15:00 - 15:30 (3)International Regulations of the Global Market Economy
T. FUJITANI, The Univercity of Tokyo
15:30 - 16:00 (4) Private Autonomy in Dispute Resolution
D. YOKOMIZO, Nagoya Univercity
16:00 - 16:10 Comment
  Y. TAKATORI, Attorney at law, Orrick Tokyo office
16:10 - 17:30 Discussion on the Subject
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