General Programme

General Research Leader: Frederik Swennen


Our core legal fields are:

Law of Persons and Family Law
The Law of Obligations, particularly Tort Law
Property Law
Family Property Law
Insurance Law
Medical & Health Law
Private International Law (Conflict of Laws)

Alongside free research in those fields, PR2 focuses on a research programme with currently four interconnected lines of research, in which our fields of law and longitudinal focal points converge:

Kinship Studies
Liability & Accountability
Personality Rights


Ongoing projects

Past projects