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Ellen J. Eftestöl, Professor of Civil and Commercial Law

  • PL 4 (Yliopistonkatu 3)

    00014

    Finland

1994 …2022

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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Ellen J. Eftestøl is Professor of Civil and Commercial Law at the University of Helsinki. She holds a Doctor of Law degree from the University of Oslo and has been granted the title Docent of Civil Law  from the University of Helsinki. She is in charge of the InterTran Research Group for Sustainable Business and Law at the University of Helsinki. In addition she holds a part time position as Adjunct Professor at the Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, University of Oslo.

Her major subjects are European Commercial Agency Law (dissertation) and International Trade and Transport Law. She has published internationally on these topics. At present she teaches International Carriage of Goods, Nordic and European Contract Law, International Sales Law, Tort Law and International Private Law.  She has previously been teaching Legal Theory and Family Law. Her teaching languages are English, Swedish and Norwegian.

External positions

Adjunct professor, University of Oslo

1 Jan 201731 Dec 2021

Senior reseracher

1 Jan 200531 Dec 2016

Fields of Science

  • 513 Law
  • Law
  • sustainable business
  • international transport

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

EU Commercial Transport Law

Eftestöl, E. J., 31 Dec 2022, (In preparation) Edward Elgar. 250 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

An EU Emission Trading System for shipping?

Eftestöl, E. J. & Yliheljo, E., 31 May 2021, (Accepted/In press) Disruptive Technologies, Climate Change and Shipping . Soyer, B. & Tettenborn, A. (eds.). Routledge - Taylor & Francis Group

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Handelsagenturloven med kommentarer

Eftestöl, E. J., 30 Sep 2021, (In preparation) Karnov Group Denmark. 250 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

International Shipping - Who levels the playing field?

Eftestöl, E. J., 31 Jul 2021, (Accepted/In press) Regulating Risk in Trade, Maritime Transport and Marine Environment. Brill

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Skadestånd för CO2 utsläpp från fartyg

Eftestöl, E. J., 31 May 2021, (Accepted/In press) Jure. 10 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

Projects

Activities

10th International Conferenceon Maritime Law

Ellen J. Eftestöl (Invited speaker)

21 May 202123 May 2021

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Det 42:a nordiska juristmötet

Ellen J. Eftestöl (Speaker: Chair)

19 Aug 202120 Aug 2021

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Sustainable carriage of goods

Ellen Eftestöl-Wilhelmsson (Teacher)

2 Mar 2020

Activity: Other activity typesTypes for other activities - External teaching and subject coordination

The role of emission information and the theory of nudging

Ellen Eftestöl-Wilhelmsson (Keynote speaker)

2 Mar 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Rätt och hållbarhet

Ellen Eftestöl-Wilhelmsson (Speaker)

11 Mar 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Equipment