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Oxford Public International Law (OPIL) is a comprehensive, single location providing integrated access across our international law services, bringing you one step closer to the perfect research solution.

Our ground-breaking online resources work to speed up research and provide easy access to authoritative content, essential for anyone working in international law.


Expansion of the MPEPIL Academic Advisory Board

The Academic Advisory Board of the Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (MPEPIL) has been expanded and now includes 17 leading academics and renowned experts in public international law.

The MPEPIL is entering a new era. With more than 1,750 entries published as of January 2022, covering virtually every aspect of the substance of international law, the primary focus of the advisory board and the editorial team will be to keep up with the developments in this dynamic field of law by continuously updating existing entries whilst adding new ones on emerging topics.

With the members' diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise, the advisory board is well equipped to oversee this vast project and to give strategic advice on how to optimize its processes and content, with the aim of maintaining the Encyclopedia's reputation as the most trusted reference work in international law.


Introducing the new General Editor of MPEPIL

Professor Anne Peters, the director at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, takes over as the General editor of the Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law from Professor Rüdiger Wolfrum.

 

 


 

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January 11, 2022

ORIL December New Cases

Oxford Reports on International Law adds 12 new cases.

December 20, 2021

New OHT Editorial

The First Polish Partition of 1772 (Part I) by Randall Lesaffer

December 20, 2021

ORIL December New Cases

Oxford Reports on International Law adds 10 new cases.

December 17, 2021

Expansion of the MPEPIL Academic Advisory Board

The Academic Advisory Board of the Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (MPEPIL) has been expanded and now includes 17 leading academics and renowned experts in public international law.