Challenges confront the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) and its procedures, policies and judgments. Criticisms concern the Court’s backlog, its methods of interpretation, its deference to domestic actors – or its lack thereof. Reactions from states include willful partial compliance with judgments or even principled resistance. These challenges have appeared in many different shapes: not just as criticism from State Parties’ governments, but also from domestic courts, academics, civil society organizations and the media.
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are responsible for almost 70% of all deaths worldwide. Almost three quarters of all NCD deaths, and 82% of the 16 million people who
die prematurely, occur in low- and middle-income countries. NCDs have devastating consequences for individuals, families and communities; they threaten to overwhelm health systems; and
This conference will comprehensively and critically evaluate the rights of defendants and victims before ICTs. It will bring together a mix of practitioners from the field of international criminal justice and scholars to exchange perspectives and to debate and discuss the issues.
Time and place: Aug. 30, 2018 9:00 AM - Aug. 31, 2018 1:00 PM,
The Faculty of Law of the University of Zaragoza is hosting, in the context of the Investment Law
Initiative, a Colloquium on ‘International Investment Law & Competition Law’, which will
take place on 27 & 28 September 2018, in Zaragoza, Spain. Details on the submission procedure
and key dates can be found at the end of this call.
On 15 and 16 February 2019, an international conference will be held at the
Max Planck Institute for International Law at Heidelberg under the auspices
of the Journal of the History of International Law
The aim is to publish papers from the conference (upon peer review) in a special issue on ‘Politics and the Histories of International Law’ in the journal. Theme of the Conference L’histoire n’est pas une religion. L’historien n’accepte aucun dogme, ne respecte aucun interdit, ne connaît pas de tabous. Il peut être dérangeant.
The Association of Human Rights Institutes (AHRI) calls for the submission of proposals for papers to be presented at the general AHRI Human Rights Research Conference to be hosted by
the Global Justice Academy at the University of Edinburgh Law School in Edinburgh, Scotland, on 7
8 September 2018:
Call for Papers
The NYU Stern Center for Business and Human Rights and the Global Business and Human
Rights Scholars Association invite you to submit papers:
4th Annual Conference of the Global Business and Human Rights Scholars Association at
The Dickson Poon School of Law
Call for papers
International Graduate Legal Research Conference
Tuesday 24th April 2018
Call For Papers
Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth Eleventh Annual Conference on Innovation Economics
Matthew L. Spitzer, Director
Daniel F. Spulber, Research Director
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - Friday, June 22, 2018, Chicago, IL
2018 Conference Announcement and Call For Papers
Journal of Law, Finance, and Accounting (JLFA)
July 5 & 6, 2018, Department of Economics and Management, University of Padova (ITA)