BIICL (in consortium with Civic Consulting) has been selected by the European Commission (DG Justice and Consumers) to conduct the study supporting the preparation of a report on the application of the Rome II Regulation on the law applicable to non-contractual obligations (Specific Contract JUST/2019/JCOO/FW/CIVI/0167 - 2020/03).
The study will be completed over 12 months between May 2020 and April 2021 and will support the Commission in the future review of the Rome II Regulation.
The study will assesses the 10-year application of the Regulation in the Member States. It will analyse all areas covered by the Regulation and look into specific, cutting-edge questions, such as tackling cross-border corporate violations of against human rights and the potential impact of the development of artificial intelligence.
BIICL's team is led by Prof. Eva Lein, Dr. Sara Migliorini and Constance Bonzé. More than 20 national reporters from across the EU and external highly-regarded experts in the field will contribute to the study.