Second International Conference
Consumer Policy in China: New Trends and Challenges
6-7 December 2016
Faculty of Law of the University of Macau (Macau, China)
I. The Theme
China’ 12th Five-Year Plan shifted the strategy from export-led growth to one that focuses more on the
domestic market. Furthermore, the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China emphasized the
importance of moving towards an ecological civilization. The construction of an ecological civilization
International lawyers and jurists usually take the modern state for granted because international law is grounded on its existence. However, the state’s dominant position in international law, and even its own continuity, might be more fragile and vulnerable than we dare to admit.
The University of Detroit Mercy Law Review is pleased to announce its annual academic Symposium to be held on March 3, 2017, at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. The Symposium will contemplate how the American Bar Association’s emphasis on outcome measures in its revised Standards for Approval will affect law students’ educational experience. Specific topics may address, but are not limited to, the following issues:
The general topic of the conference is post-conflict justice and the relevant strategies for securing justice in the context of the Ukrainian conflict. The conference will bring together leading international scholars, judges, and lawyers. It will address different aspects and models of post-conflict justice, and help determine key elements of post-conflict justice which would be the most adequate to the circumstances in Ukraine.
All interested scholars and practitioners are invited to submit a paper to the conference on one of the following topics:
National Business Law Scholars Conference (NBLSC)
Thursday & Friday, June 8-9, 2017
Call for Papers
The National Business Law Scholars Conference (NBLSC) will be held on Thursday and Friday, June 8-9, 2017, at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law.
Call for Papers and Presentations
Deadline October 21, 2016
rban Institute, 2100 M Street, NW, Washington, DC
Thursday, June 21, 2017
Call for Papers
The Internal Revenue Service and the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center plan to co-sponsor their seventh annual tax administration research conference in 2017. It will be held on June 21, 2017 at the Urban Institute in Washington, D.C.
Next April, the Pepperdine Law Review will hold its annual symposium on the question of whether the political deadlock over the Merrick Garland nomination provides a stark indication the U.S. Supreme Court has become an unduly political institution, and, if so, what internal and external reforms might address this problem. We invite all interested scholars to submit a relevant proposal to present at the symposium and be considered for publication in a special edition of our law review.
GLOBAL PUBLIC GOODS, GLOBAL COMMONS AND FUNDAMENTAL VALUES: THE RESPONSES OF INTERNATIONAL LAW European Society of International Law Annual Conference 7-9 September 2017 Federico II University, Naples, Italy Call for Papers The 13 th Annual Conference of the European Society of International Law will take place in Naples, Italy, hosted by the ‘Federico II’ University. In addition to the plenary sessions and fora featuring invited speakers, the programme includes a number of agorae. Agora speakers will be selected on the basis of abstracts submitted in response to this call for papers.