An abiding theme in law and society scholarship is the relationship between law and social change. Change can arise from many factors including the movement of people with their own traditions and beliefs, and their interaction with the forces of nature that affect the environments in which we live.
The Scientific Committee of the International Conference "Transparency vs Confidentiality in International Economic Law: Looking for an Appropriate Balance" organizes a call for papers -the papers should be written in English, unpublished and in an advanced stage of completion.
The call for papers should address one of the following four issues:
I) Transparency v. Confidentiality in IEL International Negotiations
The Annual Junior Faculty Forum for International Law is delighted to announce its yearly call for applications for the fifth Forum, which will be held at New York University School of Law on Monday June 27, Tuesday June 28 and Wednesday June 29, 2016.
Panelists are sought for an international conference on “Intersections in International Cultural Heritage Law,” to be hosted by Georgetown University Law Center (Washington, DC) on March 29, 2016. A recent spate of threats to cultural heritage, including in Syria, Iraq, Nepal, and Yemen, has led to increased focus on the scope of international law governing cultural heritage protection. This conference aims to convene panelists who will present papers that explore primary points of intersection between public international law and cultural heritage law.
PluriCourts, Center of Excellence for the Study of the Legitimacy of International Courts and Tribunals at the University of Oslo, will host the 14th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law, 20-25 June 2016 (http://iucnael2016.no). We are currently inviting abstract submissions for presentations at the 2016 Oslo Colloquium by 15 January 2016.
The Younger Comparativists Committee of the American Society of Comparative Law (“the Committee”) is pleased to invite submissions for the Fifth Annual YCC Global Conference, to be held on March 18-19, 2016, at Tulane University Law School in New Orleans, Louisiana. The purpose of the conference is to highlight, develop, and promote the scholarship of new and younger comparativists.
Conference Subject-Matter and Eligibility
Call for Abstracts
We welcome submissions on both broad conceptual questions and more specific policy issues. Potential topics include:
George Mason Law & Economics Center Workshop for Law Professors on Austrian Law and Economics - $1,500 Honorarium
Wednesday, October 7 - Friday, October 9, 2014, George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, VA
Receive a $1,500 honorarium upon successful completion of the workshop.
The Law & Economics Center at George Mason University School of Law invites applications for an upcoming LEC Workshop for Law Professors: LEC Workshop for Law Professors on Austrian Law and Economics
Call For Papers
"The Political Economy of Financial Regulation"
June 2-4, 2016, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Brooklyn Law School is holding a Symposium: From Runnymede to Philadelphia to Cyberspace: The Enduring Legacy of Magna Carta
Thursday, September 17: 8:30 am to 6:00 pm, Brooklyn Law School, Jerome Prince Moot Court Room, 250 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
RSVP online at http://www.brooklaw.edu/magna-carta-rsvp
Free of Charge