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- 19 May 2020: The intake for the researcher in law (PhD) is now closed. 

- 12 May 2020: The first chapters of our new book: Thomas Burri and Jamie Trinidad (eds), The International Court of Justice and Decolonization: New Directions from the Chagos Advisory Opinion, CUP, are available in advance version: e.g. Mohor et al

- 28 February 2020: We are looking for a researcher in law (PhD student)!

- 22 January 2020: Two 'milestones': My article 'International Law and Artificial Intelligence' reached 2000 downloads on SSRN; our entry in MPEPIL on 'self-determination' came out top of all visited entries in 2019. 

- 16 December 2019: The Swiss National Science Foundation has just ok'ed our project on AI (500'000€, PI: yours truly).

- 11 November 2019: Just published a book section with Markus Christen in a volume on "Demokratie und künstliche Intelligenz".

- 22 October 2019: 5000 downloads reached on SSRN.

- 16 October 2019: Check out our new call for papers on Democracy and Information Warfare: An International Law Perspective.

- 16 October 2019: Just given a lecture on the Chagos Advisory Opinion at University of Zurich. Thanks, Prof. Daniel Möckli, for inviting me.

- 9 October 2019: We have just advertised a Distinguished International Visiting Professorship

- 16 September 2019: Term at HSG begins. I teach three courses.

- 12 September 2019: Talk given at a conference on "Meaningful Human Control" at TU Delft. Thanks Giulio Mecacci and Filippo Santoni de Sio for the invitation!

- 9 September 2019: Back to the grind – expect a lot less of these postings, I try to write a book.

- 9 July 2019: New blog post: "In the wake of the ICJ's Opinion on Chagos: Britannia Waives the Rules".

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