International Family-/Domestic Relations Law

Start Date: Monday, November 26, 2012
End Date: Saturday, December 01, 2012
Category: European (General) and International Law
Venue: Trier
Country: Germany
Leading organisation: Deutsche Richterakademie
Cooperative Partner:
Language(s): German
Training level:
Target audience:
Participants(EJTN): 10
Contact: Wiebke Dettmers
Contact e-mail:
Contact phone: +49 30 18580 6971

Course Description

The conference is targeted at family court judges.
The following thematic complexes shall be treated in lectures and discussions:

  • Basic characteristics of international private law with reference to family-/domestic relations law
  • In-depth treatment of issues of international family-/domestic relations law
  • Practical questions regarding the implementation of international agreements pertaining to family law / domestic relations legislation
  • Issues of foreign legal systems regarding family-/domestic relations law which are relevant for German courts
  • International procedural law in family issues
  • Intercultural backgrounds.