Professor Dr. Metaxas is invited speaker in the important scientific Conference on Opinion 1/17

On Thursday Professor Dr. Metaxas is invited speaker in the important scientific Conference that will take place in Paris and is organised under the auspices of the University of Oslo, Faculty of Law, the European Law and Governance School, the Hague University of Applied Sciences and the Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris - His analysis will focus on the autonomy of EU legal order and its correlation with international investment protection through arbitration. Renowned academics and judges (among them a judge of the German Federal Constitutional Court (BVerfG)) will participate as speakers. For further information see the relevant link:

https://www.elgs.eu/conference-on-opinion-117-in-paris/


Press Release "The Crisis of the Rule of Law in the EU", Eurasia Publications

We are pleased to announce the release of the collective volume "The Crisis Of The Rule Of Law In The Eu", edited by Prof. Dr. Metaxas.

For the press release follow the link below:    Press Release_The Crisis of the Rule of Law


Early bird registration - "4th “Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy”: Energy Arbitration and Judicial Dispute Settlement" Athens, 27/9/2019

You have the chance to get a discount on the registation fees in case you registrate now for the upcoming event that the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute organises for the 4th consecutive year, co-organized this year by the renowned and highly respected, Institute for Energy and Regulatory Law in Berlin. 

The scientific event “Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy” has acquired a pan-European impact as a leading forum for the exchange of views of academics, practitioners and high-ranking officials of European institutional bodies and major energy companies and is being considered as the top meeting point for stakeholders interested in energy regulation and energy investments in Greece.

This year, the conference's leading speakers from Academia, legal practitioners, EU Commission and Judiciary will largely focus on arbitration and dispute settlement issues and their vital role for the legal protection of international investments in the energy sector. This significant scientific Conference will take place in Electra Palace Athens on September 27th 2019, under the title “4th Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy: Energy Arbitration and Judicial Dispute Settlement”and is expected to attract a selected group of participants from the European and international legal community as well as from energy market and institutional players.

The Conference, considered to be a point of reference for the scientific community in the field of Energy, is an initiative of the “Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute” (www.energy-regulation.eu) co-organized this year by the renowned and highly respected German “Institute for Energy and Regulatory Law” in Berlin (http://enreg.eu) and supported by two of the most active institutes in the field of energy related disputes, the “International Centre for Energy Arbitration” (ICEA), (http://energyarbitration.org/)  in Edinburgh and the “Scottish Arbitration Centre” (http://scottisharbitrationcentre.org). This dynamic and multi-dimensional cooperation among four highly respected and accredited European research institutes is an indication of the scientific and practical significance of Arbitration and Dispute Settlement procedures in the energy market.

 

The discounted registration fees amount to 120 euros (for active students) 70 euros. The registration fees amount shall be deposited at the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute’s bank account in the Piraeus Bank:
IBAN GR42 0172 0800 0050 8009 3270 616.
Please send the deposit confirmation to the e-mail address info@energy-regulation.eu and secretary@metaxaslaw.gr.
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Metaxas & Associates sponsors the 4th Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy: Energy Arbitration and Judicial Dispute Settlement

Metaxas and Associates sponsors the prestigious scientific event “The Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy” that has been organised for 4th consecutive year.

This year, the conference will largely focus on arbitration and dispute settlement issues and their vital role for the legal protection of international investments in the energy sector.

This significant scientific Conference will take place in Athens on the 27th of September 2019, under the title “4th Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy: Energy Arbitration and Judicial Dispute Settlement”.

The conference is co-organized by the renowned and highly respected German “Institute for Energy and Regulatory Law” in Berlin (http://enreg.eu) and supported by two of the most active institutes in the field of energy related disputes, the “Scottish Arbitration Centre” (https://lnkd.in/eVB2bEv) and the “International Centre for Energy Arbitration” (ICEA), (https://lnkd.in/eZRiX9B) in Edinburgh.

More info at: http://bit.ly/2L1FTCw

 

 

 


Metaxas & Associates ranked as leading Law Firm by Chambers & Partners in their Chambers Europe Guide

Metaxas & Associates Law Firm has been ranked for a consecutive year as leading Law Firm by the reputable guide “Chambers  & Partners” in their Chambers Europe Guide.

 

This independent international legal guide performs rankings based on a broad sample of independent research by selecting and evaluating the most distinguished Law Firms internationally by subject based on primary information but also on interviews with principals and stakeholders in the relevant market.

 

More specifically, the guide emphasizes that Metaxas & Associates is considered to have “unsurpassed expertise” in both the Greek and European electricity markets, offering excellent consulting services on a wide range of regulatory issues on the most important cases regarding the energy market. M&A Law Firm is also recognized for its specialization in the field of competition law and EU law. Interviewees describes the group as "the most specialized team in EU energy law," adding that the lawyers "combine academic knowledge and practical experience."

 

Antonis Metaxas is widely recognized for his "deep knowledge in energy matters," with particular expertise in mandates pertaining to regulatory, competition and EU law. He is highly esteemed for his involvement in the renewable energy sector. Interviewees explain: "He combines commercial and academic perspectives."


Official presentation of an accredited scientific publication on European energy networks under the auspices of the University of Athens

Legal, political and regulatory challenges of the development of energy networks in Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean will be analyzed in the framework of the official presentation of a new international scientific publication.

The book presentation, under the auspices of the University of Athens, will take place on March the 7th at 18:00 in the Drakopoulos Amphitheatre at the University’s main building on Panepistimiou str. Speakers include Professor Maniatis, ex Minister of Energy and Environment, Mr. Apsouris, Legal Counsel of the Hellenic Petroleum Group, Dr. Karakatsani, Member of the Board of the Greek National Regulation Authority and Mr. Avlonitis, Advisor - Regulatory Affairs at DESFA SA.

The publication, titled “Transformation of EU and Eastern Mediterranean Energy Networks - Legal, Regulatory and Geopolitical Challenges”, is part of the scientific series “European Energy Studies” by the esteemed international publishing house Claeys & Casteels. This specialized scientific publication with contributions by distinguished Greek and foreign academics and executives, presents a comprehensive framework of the major issues that define the regulatory and geopolitical challenges of energy networks in the EU and the Eastern Mediterranean and has already been receiving significant positive reviews in some of the most well-respected European journals.

The book is edited by two distinguished academics, Dr. Leigh Hancher, Professor at Tilburg University & Florence School of Regulation, and Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Ass. Professor of EU and EU Competition Law at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens & Visiting Professor in the renowned Master’s program in European and International Energy Law of TU Berlin. Authors of this important publication include Prof. Dr. Jochen Mohr from the University of Leipzig, Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Sofia Michelaki from the Greek National Natural Gas System Operator, Michalis Mathioulakis from the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, Dr. Fotini Bellou, Assistant Professor at the University of Macedonia, Alexia Trokoudi from the Hellenic Petroleum, Marios Andrikopoulos from Elpedison S.A and Georgia Patsaroucha.


Official presentation of a leading scientific publication on European Energy Networks organized by the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute

A new international publication on the legal, regulatory and geopolitical aspects that determine the future of energy networks in Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean will be presented to the Greek public in Athens on March the 7th. This specialized scientific publication with contributions by distinguished Greek and foreign academics and executives, presents a comprehensive framework of the major issues that define the regulatory and geopolitical challenges of energy networks in the EU and the Eastern Mediterranean and has already received significant positive reviews in some of the most well-respected European scientific journals.

 

The publication titled “Transformation of EU and Eastern Mediterranean Energy Networks - Legal, Regulatory and Geopolitical Challenges” is part of the scientific series "European Energy Studies" by the esteemed international publishing house Claeys & Casteels and will be presented to the Greek public by prominent members of the Greek energy sector.

 

The book is edited by two internationally distinguished academics specialized in the European energy sector, Dr. Leigh Hancher, Professor at Tilburg University & Florence School of Regulation, and Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Professor at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens & Visiting Professor in the renowned Masters program in European and International Energy Law of the TU Berlin. Authors include Prof. Dr. Jochen Mohr from the University of Leipzig, Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Sofia Michelaki from the Greek National Natural Gas System Operator, Michalis Mathioulakis from the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, Dr. Fotini Bellou, Professor at the University of Macedonia, Alexia Trokoudi, Legal Advisor of Hellenic Petroleum, Marios Andrikopoulos, Legal Advisor of Elpedison S.A, Georgia Patsaroucha, Junior Legal Advisor (ENTSO-E) etc.

More details on the venue and time of the book presentation will follow in the website of the Hellenic Energy  www.energy-regulation.eu

 


M&A Law Firm’s petition for pilot trial has been accepted by the Council of State

M&A Law Firm’s petition for pilot trial before the Council of State regarding the retroactive cuts of PASYFOS members’ guaranteed prices for domestic PV systems has been accepted by the Council of State.

For more information, please see here the detailed announcement in the Greek media portal for Energy.