The Annual Conference on European Tort Law provides both practitioners and academics with the opportunity to learn of the most significant developments in tort law within Europe in the prior year.

Experts from all over Europe present the highlights of their contributions to the European Tort Law Yearbook, which is published after the Conference by the Institute for European Tort Law of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ETL) and the European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law (ECTIL). The reporters provide a comprehensive overview of the previous year's court practice and legislation in their respective jurisdictions. Furthermore, an overview of the developments in the field of EU law will be provided. A comparative analysis will review the essential aspects of all reports.

In addition to those national reports, the Conference features special presentations on current key issues of tort law. There is ample room for discussion, both at the Conference as well as informally.The results will be published in the "European Tort Law 2009" Yearbook.

The next conference will take place from Thursday 8th Saturday, 10th April 2010. If you would like to receive further information on this event in the future, please send us an E-mail.