Post date: 05/21/15 | Abstract Deadline: 08/15/15 | Event Date: 04/1/16

Location: Chicago, IL

Proposals Due: August 15, 2015

The Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth is issuing a call for proposals for academic research projects using the Searle Center’s database on Technology Standards and Standard Setting Organizations (SSOs).

The selected research projects in economics, management strategy, and law can make use of original data on the rules and membership of SSOs, published technology standards, and declared standard-essential patents.

Post date: 05/21/15 | Abstract Deadline: 06/5/15 | Event Date: 08/5/15 to 08/7/15

Location: Chicago, IL

The Lavender Law Conference and Career Fair will be held August 5-7, 2015, in Chicago, IL. This year’s conference includes a Junior Scholars Forum.

Deadline: June 5, 2015

Post date: 05/21/15 | Abstract Deadline: 07/10/15 | Event Date: 11/26/15 to 11/27/15

Location: Bangkok, Thailand

The 5th Biennial Conference of the Asian Society of International Law 2015

Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel

26 & 27 November 2015, Thursday & Friday


International Law and the Changing Economic
& Political Landscape in Asia

Call for Papers

Post date: 05/21/15 | Abstract Deadline: 07/15/15 | Event Date: 12/7/15 to 12/8/15

Location: Victoria University of Wellington Faculty of Law


The New Zealand Centre for Public Law and The International Law Association (New Zealand Branch) are pleased to announce a workshop on: International Organisations and the Rule of Law: Perils and Promise 7-8 December 2015 to be held at Victoria University of Wellington Faculty of Law Wellington, New Zealand 

Post date: 05/12/15 | Abstract Deadline: 06/15/15 | Event Date: 09/24/15 to 09/25/15

Location: Law School at Lancaster University

A Jurisprudence of Complexity? Rethinking the Relationship between Law and Society

Date: 24 September 2015 Time: 9:00am

Venue: Lancaster University

Post date: 05/12/15 | Abstract Deadline: 06/22/15 | Event Date: 10/23/15 to 10/24/15

Location: Washington D.C.

Fifth Annual ASIL Research Forum

October 23-24, 2015, Washington, DC 

The American Society of International Law calls for submissions of scholarly paper proposals for the ASIL Research Forum to be held in Washington, DC 

The Research Forum, a Society initiative introduced in 2011, aims to provide a setting for the presentation and focused discussion of works-in-progress. All ASIL members are invited to attend the Forum, whether presenting a paper or not. 

Post date: 05/4/15 | Abstract Deadline: 05/11/15 | Event Date: 09/10/15 to 09/11/15

Location: Calonia, Finland

Faculty of Turku organizes the 8th annual Legal Research Network Conference 10.-11.9.2015. The  conference is part of cooperation between the Faculties of Law of the Universities of Bristol, Budapest (ELTE), Ghent, Göttingen, Groningen, Lille-Nord de France, Turku and Uppsala.

Post date: 05/4/15 | Abstract Deadline: 06/22/15 | Event Date: 01/29/16

Location: ORANGE, CA

Cybersecurity has become a critical national security and corporate security problem in the last fifteen years. Examples include hackings of the Pentagon, SONY, Target, JPMorgan Chase, Home Depot, various universities, and hospitals. A lively debate is now raging in Congress, academia, and in the corporate world over what steps should be taken. Attorneys are at the forefront of the problem in advising clients and securing confidential information. What duties do attorneys and corporations have to prevent a cyberattack? What duties do attorneys and corporations owe to their clientele?

Post date: 05/4/15 | Abstract Deadline: 08/1/15 | Event Date: 09/18/15 to 09/19/15

Location: Savannah, GA

The symposium will survey academic topics about how death, and fear of death, affects the law of the living. What better situs for this topic than Savannah, Georgia—a city both haunted and charmed by the dead, where spectral imprint often trumps that of the living.

Post date: 05/1/15 | Abstract Deadline: 07/1/15 | Event Date: 12/1/15

CALL FOR PAPERS MELBOURNE JOURNAL of INTERNATIONAL LAW The Editors of the Melbourne Journal of International Law (‘MJIL’) invite submissions on areas of interest in international law for volume 16 issue two. MJIL will also consider submissions that do not necessarily fall neatly into the traditional public/private international law categories, including transnational law issues, domestic court interpretations of international law and submissions that adopt a comparative law approach to analyse international law. Issue 16(2) will be published in December 2015.