From April 28, to April 30, 2011 the 10th Annual Conference on European Tort Law took place in Vienna. This year more participants than ever attended the conference organized by the Institute for European Tort Law of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ETL) and the European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law (ECTIL).
Once again the conference provided a forum for both academics and practitioners to learn about and discuss the most recent developments in Tort Law during 2010. Lectures were provided by Country reporters from 27 jurisdictions as well as by international experts in the field of Liability for Omissions.
Moreover, a collection of English versions of basic tort law texts from 27 national systems in Europe was launched on the occasion of the Conference, dedicated to the conference’s founder, Helmut Koziol (Ken Oliphant and Barbara C Steininger (eds), European Tort Law: Basic Texts)
The 11th Annual Conference on European Tort Law will take place from April 12 to April 14, 2012.