Call for Papers–Symposium on Constitutional Change and Transformation in Africa

Deadline: 

11/2/15

Event Date: 

06/9/16 to 06/10/16

Location name: 

Nakuru, Kenya

Organization: 

Kabarak University School of Law Centre for Jurisprudence & Constitutional Studies in collaboration with Boston College Law School

Kabarak University School of Law, Boston College Law School and the International Society of Public Law invite submissions for a two-day Symposium on Constitutional Change and Transformation in Africa, to be held on the campus of Kabarak University in Nakuru on Thursday and Friday, June 9-10, 2016.

The keynote speaker for this event will be Dr. Willy Mutunga, Chief Justice and the President of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Kenya.

This Symposium is convened by Duncan Okubasu (Kabarak) and Richard Albert (Boston College).

Call for Papers on Free Speech in Higher Education

Deadline: 

09/15/15

Event Date: 

11/6/15

Location name: 

Chapel Hill, NC

Organization: 

First Amendment Law Review

The First Amendment Law Review (FALR) at the University of North Carolina School of Law is currently accepting submissions for brief but engaging articles related to free speech in higher education. As these submissions will be considered for publication in our symposium issue, shorter articles (less than 30 pages) are preferred, but longer articles will still be considered.

Call for Papers: Settlement of Tax Disputes under International Law (Junior Scholars)

Deadline: 

09/5/15

Event Date: 

11/12/15 to 11/13/15

Location name: 

Luxembourg

Organization: 

Research Unit in Law of the University of Luxembourg

On 12-13 November 2015, the Research Unit in Law of the University of Luxembourg, with the support of the Fonds National de la Recherche Luxembourg, will be holding a conference on the settlement of tax disputes under international law, with the aim of analysing taxation issues through the lens of international law and its dispute settlement procedures, and bringing together international lawyers and tax lawyers to do so. Confirmed speakers already include Prof. Mads Andenas (University of Oslo), Prof. Ilias Bantekas (Brunel University), Dr N.

Call For Papers - Legal Scholarship 4.0 Tackling the Urban Core Puzzle

Deadline: 

08/31/15

Event Date: 

10/29/15 to 10/31/15

Location name: 

Northeastern University School of Law, Boston MA

Organization: 

Northeastern University School of Law

Tackling the Urban Core Puzzle

 October 29 - 31, 2015

Even as American metropolises have begun to pull themselves out of the Great Recession, the neighborhoods at their centers often remain underdeveloped and impoverished. Entrenched sites of market failure and economic distress, such urban cores contribute significantly to the nation's worsening inequality gap. In our second annual Legal Scholarship 4.0 conference, Northeastern University School of Law invites you to join us in exploring and generating fresh research approaches with the potential to transform our cities.

Call For Papers 2015 Financial Stability Conference "Financial Stability: Policy Analysis and Data Needs"

Deadline: 

09/30/15

Event Date: 

12/3/15 to 12/4/15

Location name: 

Washington D.C.

Organization: 

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and the Office of Financial Research

CALL FOR PAPERS 2015 Financial Stability Conference “Financial Stability: Policy Analysis and Data Needs” Organized by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and the Office of Financial Research The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and the Office of Financial Research invite the submission of research and policy-oriented papers for the 2015 Financial Stability Conference to be held December 3-4, 2015, in Washington, D.C.

Call for Abstracts: Unlocking the Black Box

Deadline: 

08/23/15

Event Date: 

04/1/16 to 04/2/16

Location name: 

New Haven, CT

Organization: 

The Yale Law School Information Society Project

The Yale Law School Information Society Project is seeking abstracts of papers for a conference on big data and algorithmic accountability to be held on April 1-2, 2016. The abstract submission deadline is August 23, 2015, by 11:59PM.

Cyberspace 2015 at Brno, Czech Republic

Deadline: 

08/15/15

Event Date: 

11/27/15 to 11/28/15

Location name: 

Brno, Czech Republic

Organization: 

Institute of Law and Technology, Faculty of Law, Masaryk University Brno in cooperation with the Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University Brno and the European Academy of ICT Law

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27-28 November, Brno, Czech Republic
Abstracts due: 31 July 2015 (will be extended to 15 August)

Empirical Research in Copyright at Chicago-Kent

Deadline: 

09/4/15

Event Date: 

11/20/15

Location name: 

Chicago

Organization: 

Chicago-Kent’s Center for Empirical Studies of Intellectual Property

2015 Conference on Empirical Research on Copyright Issues (CERCI)
IIT Chicago-Kent’s Center for Empirical Studies of Intellectual Property
Friday, November 20, 2015

Call for Empirical Research Projects: In her recent testimony before Congress, U.S. Register of Copyrights Maria Pallante identified four important copyright policy areas in need of further study and analysis:

(1) DMCA safe harbors,
(2) DMCA anti-circumvention provision,
(3) Mass digitization, and
(4) Moral rights.

Grant: LSAC Research Grant Program

Deadline: 

08/15/15

Event Date: 

08/15/15

Location name: 

Washington DC

Organization: 

Law School Admission Council

he Law School Admission Council (LSAC) Research Grant Program funds research on a wide variety of topics related to the mission of LSAC. Specifically included in the program's scope are projects investigating precursors to legal training, selection into law schools, legal education, and the legal profession. To be eligible for funding, a research project must inform either the process of selecting law students or legal education itself in a demonstrable way. Projects will be funded for amounts up to $200,000.

Call for papers: New Directions in Poverty Law

Deadline: 

09/1/15

Event Date: 

01/8/16

Location name: 

New York, NY

Organization: 

AALS Section on Poverty Law

The AALS Section on Poverty Law is seeking abstracts or drafts of papers to be presented at the 2016 Annual Meeting in New York, NY.  This year’s program is entitled “New Directions in Poverty Law,” and it will be held on Friday, January 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

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