Call for Papers: Systems Theory and Human Rights

Deadline: 
09/14/18
Event Date: 
10/18/18
Location name: 
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Organization: 
Lancaster University

Recent years have seen a blossoming of scholarship on the philosophical concept of human rights, and the related notion of human rights law, with contributions from authors as diverse as Allen Buchanan, Charles Beitz, Costas Douzinas, James Griffin, and Gunther Teubner. The objective of this roundtable is to consider the distinctive offering from systems theory to the debate, including the closed systems theory of autopoiesis and open theory of complexity.

Call for papers: Who is Afraid of the International Criminal Court?

Deadline: 
08/17/18
Event Date: 
08/17/18
Location name: 
Copenhagen
Organization: 
iCourts, the Danish National Research Foundation's Centre of Excellence for International Courts

The year 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute that led to the establishment of the International Criminal Court in 2002. Although initially carried into existence on a wave of humanitarian enthusiasm, the ICC has been highly controversial more or less from the beginning. One of the key battlegrounds in this longstanding dispute over the Court’s legitimacy has been the issue of deterrence. The conjecture that a properly structured and functioning ICC would be able to deter mass atrocities has always figured prominently among the Court’s proponents.

Call for Papers/Abstracts: 7th Mid-Atlantic Patent Works-In-Progress (MAPWIP) Colloquium

Deadline: 
09/1/18
Event Date: 
09/28/18
Location name: 
Washington, DC
Organization: 
American University Washington College of Law

Overview

  • Abstract or Draft Submission Deadline:  September 1, 2018 (rolling decisions)
  • Deadline to Serve as Dedicated Commentator:  September 15, 2018
  • Contact:  Jonas Anderson, janderson@wcl.american.edu
  • Expected Size:  6–9 participants

Details

Call for Papers: 7th Annual Trademark Works-in-Progress Colloquium

Deadline: 
09/1/18
Event Date: 
09/29/18 to 09/30/18
Location name: 
Washington, DC
Organization: 
American University Washington College of Law

Overview

  • Abstract or Draft Submission Deadline:  September 1, 2018 (rolling decisions)
  • Deadline to Serve as Dedicated Commentator:  September 15, 2018
  • Contact:  Christine Haight Farley, cfarley@wcl.american.edu
  • Expected Size:  10 papers

Details

Call for Papers: Engaging with Domestic Law in International Adjudication: Factfinding or Transnational Law-Making?

Deadline: 
09/15/18
Event Date: 
02/27/19 to 03/1/19
Location name: 
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organization: 
The European Research Council Project "Transnational Private-Public Arbitration as Global Regulatory Governance: Exploring The Lex Mercatoria Publica" at the Amsterdam Center of International Law

The European Research Council Project "Transnational Private-Public Arbitration as Global Regulatory Governance: Exploring The Lex Mercatoria Publica" at the Amsterdam Center of International Law has issued a call for papers for a workshop on "Engaging with Domestic Law in International Adjudication: Factfinding or Transnational Law-Making?" to take place February 27-March 1, 2019, at the University of Amsterdam.

Call For Papers Global Corporate Governance Colloquium (GCGC)

Deadline: 
09/14/18
Event Date: 
06/7/19 to 06/8/19
Location name: 
Frankfurt, Germany
Organization: 
The Global Corporate Governance Colloquia (GCGC)

Call For Papers
Global Corporate Governance Colloquium (GCGC)

7 - 8 June 2019, Center for Financial Studies at Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

Deadline for submissions: 14 September 2018 (at midnight CET)

The Global Corporate Governance Colloquia (GCGC) is a global initiative to bring together the best research in law, economics and finance relating to corporate governance at a yearly conference held at 12 leading universities in the Americas, Asia and Europe. The 12 hosting institutions are:

Call for Papers - CSLSA 2018 Scholarship Conference @Texas A&M University School of Law

Deadline: 
09/1/18
Event Date: 
10/12/18 to 10/13/18
Location name: 
Fort Worth, Texas
Organization: 
Central States Law Schools Association

Registration is now open for the Central States Law Schools Association 2018 Scholarship Conference, which will be held on Friday, October 12 and Saturday, October 13 at the Texas A&M University School of Law in Fort Worth, Texas. We invite law faculty from across the country to submit proposals to present papers or works in progress.

Call for Papers: The Opioid Crisis and the Practice of Law

Deadline: 
09/30/18
Event Date: 
02/8/19
Location name: 
Columbia, South Carolina
Organization: 
The South Carolina Law Review

Call for Papers: The Opioid Crisis and the Practice of Law

The South Carolina Law Review will host its 2019 Symposium on Friday, February 8, 2019, at the University of South Carolina School of Law. The symposium will specifically examine the implications of the opioid epidemic on the practice of healthcare and tort law, as well as legislative and law enforcement efforts in response to this national crisis.

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