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Call for Papers and Participants - Conferences

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law - Searle Center Tenth Annual Conference on Innovation Economics
Type: Conference Announcement
Date: June 22-23, 2017
Location: Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Wieboldt Hall, 340 E. Superior Street, Chicago, IL, 60611
Registration Deadline: By invitation only
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 26 May 2017 top

Financial Technology Law Conference
Type: Call For Papers
Date: September 14-15, 2017
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: August 1, 2017
Posted: 26 May 2017 top

Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy's 11th Annual Symposium on Health Law and Policy "Privacy, Big Data and the Demands of Providing Quality Patient Care"
Type: Call For Papers
Date: November 10, 2017
Location: Chicago
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: June 16, 2017
Posted: 19 May 2017 top

Northwestern Pritzker Law-Searle Center Eighth Annual Conference on Internet Commerce and Innovation
Type: Conference Announcement
Date: June 8-9, 2017
Location: Chicago, IL, 60611
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 11 May 2017 top

Conference on Law in Transition
Type: Call For Papers
Date: September 28-29, 2017
Location: Aarhus, Denmark
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: June, 1, 2017
Posted: 3 May 2017 top

Journal of Law, Finance, and Accounting (JLFA)
Type: 2017 Conference Announcement and Call for Papers
Date: November 17-18, 2017
Location: London Business School
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: July 3, 2017
Posted: 26 Apr 2017 top

Cyber Challenges to International Human Rights
Type: Call For Papers
Date: December 11-12, 2017
Location: Jerusalem and Haifa
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: June 1, 2017
Posted: 26 Apr 2017 top

Loyola University Chicago School of Law Wiet Life Science Law Scholars Conference
Type: Call For Abstracts
Date: October 13, 2017
Location: Chicago
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: June 15, 2017
Posted: 26 Apr 2017 top

Loyola University Chicago School of Law Wiet Life Science Law Scholars Conference
Type: Call For Abstracts
Date: October 6, 2017
Location: Chicago
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: June 15, 2017
Posted: 19 Apr 2017 top

Developing a Benefit-Cost Framework for Data Policy
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 8, 2017
Location: Antonin Scalia Law School
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: April 15, 2017
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 top

Community Banking in the 21st Century - Fifth Annual Community Banking Research and Policy Conference
Type: Call For Papers
Date: October 4-5, 2017
Location: St. Louis, MO
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: June 16, 2017
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 top

Cyber Challenges to International Human Rights
Type: Call For Papers
Date: December 11-12, 2017
Location: Jerusalem and Haifa
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: May 1, 2017
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 top

12th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies
Type: Call For Papers
Date: October 13-14, 2017
Location: Ithaca, New York
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: June 23, 2017 (midnight, Eastern Time)
Posted: 5 Apr 2017 top

Symposium: Evidence Based Law and Practice
Type: Conference Announcement
Date: May 22, 2017
Location: Newcastle CBD
Registration Deadline: April 7, 2017 (speakers); April 28, 2017 (for dinner); May 12, 2017 (attendees)
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 5 Apr 2017 top

Fifth Annual Workshop for Corporate & Securities Litigation
Type: Call For Papers
Date: October 20-21, 2017
Location: Los Angeles, California
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: May 26, 2017
Posted: 5 Apr 2017 top

Developing a Benefit-Cost Framework for Data Policy
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 8, 2017
Location: Antonin Scalia Law School
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: April 15, 2017 (abstracts); September 1, 2017 (final papers)
Posted: 5 Apr 2017 top

Brooklyn Law School's Center for Urban Business Entrepreneurship
Type: Networking Reception and Panel Discussion: Growing Greens in the Grid: The Future of Urban Agriculture in NYC
Date: April 6, 2017
Location: Brooklyn Law School
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 29 Mar 2017 top

Judicial Review - Law and Politics International Conference
Type: Save the Date - Conference Announcement
Date: June 4-5, 2017
Location: Tel Aviv University, Faculty of Law
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 23 Mar 2017 top

TILEC 4th Workshop on "Competition Policy and Regulation in Media and Telecommunications: Bridging Law and Economics"
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 1-2, 2017
Location: Tilburg University, the Netherlands
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: April 6, 2017
Posted: 20 Mar 2017 top

4th Annual International & Comparative Urban Law Conference: Law and the New Urban Agenda
Type: Call For Papers and Call for Conference Participants Extended
Date: July 17-18, 2017
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: March 20, 2017
Posted: 17 Mar 2017 top

Loyola University Chicago School of Law Eighth Annual Constitutional Law Colloquium
Type: Call For Papers
Date: November 3-4, 2017
Location: Chicago, IL
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: June 20, 2017
Posted: 17 Mar 2017 top

George Mason Law & Economics Center - LEC Economics Institute and Workshop For Law Professors - $1,000 Honorarium
Type: Announcement
Date: May 13-20, 2017
Location: George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School, Arlington, VA
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 17 Mar 2017 top

Economic Governance of Data-driven Markets Workshop
Type: Call For Papers
Date: October 12-13, 2017
Location: Tilburg University, the Netherlands
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: May 14, 2017
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 top

Brooklyn Law School's Center for Law, Language & Cognition Ethics Roundtable: Causal Judgment and Moral Judgment
Type: Announcement
Date: March 8, 2017
Location: Brooklyn Law School, Subotnick Center, 250 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 top

Conference on Empirical Legal Studies in Asia
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 13-15, 2017
Location: Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 24, 2017; 11:59pm ET
Posted: 15 Feb 2017 top

Stanford/Yale/Harvard Junior Faculty Forum
Type: Request for Submissions
Date: June 6-7, 2017
Location: Stanford Law School
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 17, 2017
Posted: 15 Feb 2017 top

2017 Corporate Governance Symposium, "Critical Issues for Boards and Investors in 2017"
Type: Call For Papers
Date: March 7, 2017
Location: John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics, University of Delaware
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: November 7, 2016
Posted: 9 Feb 2017 top

Brooklyn Law School's Health Law Presentation: What Now? The Role of Diverse Health Managers During the Trump Presidency
Type: Event Announcement
Date: February 28, 2017
Location: Brooklyn Law School
Registration Deadline: February 24, 2017
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 9 Feb 2017 top

Brooklyn Law School's Center for the Study of Business Law & Regulation and the Brooklyn Journal of Corporate, Financial & Commercial Law Symposium: Decision Making & Legitimacy in Public Bankruptcies
Type: Event Announcement
Date: March 3, 2017
Location: Brooklyn Law School
Registration Deadline: March 1, 2017
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 9 Feb 2017 top

Second International Conference on End of Life Law, Ethics, Policy, and Practice
Type: Call For Abstracts
Date: September 13-15, 2017
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Registration Deadline: April 15, 2017 (presenters)
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2017
Posted: 1 Feb 2017 top

The Israeli Law and Economics Association 14th Annual Meeting
Type: Conference Announcement
Date: March 13, 2017
Location: Tel Aviv
Registration Deadline: February 28, 2017
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 1 Feb 2017 top

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth Tenth Annual Conference on Innovation Economics
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 22-23, 2017
Location: Chicago, IL
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 8, 2017
Posted: 1 Feb 2017 top

Conference on Empirical Legal Studies in Asia
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 13-15, 2017
Location: Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2017
Posted: 26 Jan 2017 top

2nd Annual Academic Investment Migration Seminar: The State of the Investment Migration Field
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 5, 2017
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: March 20, 2017
Posted: 26 Jan 2017 top

Symposium on Evidence-based Law and Practice
Type: Call For Submissions
Date: May 22, 2017
Location: Newcastle NSW
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 26 Jan 2017 top

Brooklyn Law School's Trade Secrets Institute
Type: Working Knowledge: Managing Employee Trade Secrets Symposium
Date: February 15, 2017
Location: Brooklyn Law School, Subotnick Center, 250 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY
Registration Deadline: February 9, 2017
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 26 Jan 2017 top

Brooklyn Law School's Center for Urban Business Entrepreneurship
Type: Panel and Networking Event: Phenomenon of E-Sports
Date: February 23, 2017
Location: Brooklyn Law School, Feil Hall, Forchelli Conference Center, 22nd Floor, 205 State Street, Brooklyn, NY
Registration Deadline: February 20, 2017
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 26 Jan 2017 top

Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University - Program on Economics & Privacy - Second Annual Digital Information Policy Scholars Conference
Type: Call For Papers
Date: April 28, 2017
Location: Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University, Arlington, Virginia
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 6, 2017
Posted: 26 Jan 2017 top

2017 Conference on Auditing and Capital Markets
Type: Conference Announcement and Call for Papers
Date: October 26-27, 2017
Location: Washington, DC
Registration Deadline: By invitation only
Submission Deadline: August 4, 2017
Posted: 20 Jan 2017 top

4th Annual International & Comparative Urban Law Conference: Law and the New Urban Agenda
Type: Call For Conference Participants
Date: July 17-18, 2017
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: March 6, 2017 (proposals)
Posted: 20 Jan 2017 top

Brooklyn Law School's Dennis J. Block Center for the Study of International Business Law CLE Roundtable Discussion
Type: Corporate Planning Through International Law: The Use and Abuse of Tax Treaties, Investment Law, and Political Risk Insurance
Date: February 1, 2017
Location: Brooklyn Law School, Subotnick Center, 250 Joralemon St., Brooklyn, NY
Registration Deadline: January 25, 2017
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 top

Brooklyn Law School's Center for Health, Science and Public Policy Panel and Roundtable Discussion
Type: Neuroimaging, Consciousness, and the Law
Date: February 3, 2017
Location: Brooklyn Law School, Subotnick Center, 250 Joralemon St., Brooklyn, NY
Registration Deadline: February 1, 2017
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 top

"50 Years after 1967: Evaluating the Past, Present and Future of the Law of Belligerent Occupation" (The 12th Annual Minerva-ICRC International Conference on International Humanitarian Law)
Type: Conference Call For Papers
Date: May 22-23, 2017
Location: Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: January 15, 2017
Posted: 21 Dec 2016 top

4th Legal Scholarship Workshop @ HKU (LSW@HKU)
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 1-2, 2017
Location: University of Hong Kong
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: March 3, 2017; May 15, 2016 (final paper)
Posted: 7 Dec 2016 top

2nd International Conference on Dispute Resolution of Consumer Mass Disputes: Collective Redress, Class Actions and ADR
Type: Conference Announcement
Date: March 16-17, 2017
Location: University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 2 Dec 2016 top

2017 Law and Development Conference: "Law and Development: From the African Perspective"
Type: Call For Papers
Date: September 7-8, 2017
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: January 1, 2017 (abstracts); July 1, 2017 (full papers)
Posted: 2 Dec 2016 top

The Israeli Law and Economics Association 2017 Annual Meeting
Type: Call For Papers
Date: March 12-13, 2017
Location: Israel
Registration Deadline: January 31, 2016
Submission Deadline: December 5, 2016
Posted: 2 Dec 2016 top

Product Safety, Consumers' Health and Liability Law: New Challenges Posed by R&D, IT, Constitutions and Integrated Markets
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 8-9, 2017
Location: Quebec City
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: December 8, 2016
Posted: 25 Nov 2016 top

Copyright User Rights and Access to Justice
Type: Call For Papers
Date: May 18-19 2017
Location: Ontario, Canada
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: January 31, 2017
Posted: 25 Nov 2016 top

Transnational Criminal Law in the Americas
Type: Call For Papers
Date: May 4-5, 2017
Location: Ontario, Canada
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: January 20, 2017
Posted: 25 Nov 2016 top

Future of Higher Education Conference
Type: Call For Papers
Date: March 24, 2017
Location: Ft. Lauderdale
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: December 1, 2016 (abstracts)
Posted: 25 Nov 2016 top

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth Eighth Annual Conference on Internet Commerce and Innovation
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 8-9, 2017
Location: Chicago, IL
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 1, 2017
Posted: 17 Nov 2016 top

Munich Summer Institute 2017
Type: Call For Papers
Date: May 29-31, 2017
Location: Munich
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: January 15, 2017
Posted: 17 Nov 2016 top

American Law and Economics Association 2017 Annual Meeting
Type: Call For Papers
Date: May 12-13, 2017
Location: Yale Law School, New Haven, CT
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: January 6, 2017
Posted: 17 Nov 2016 top

Wind of Change: Scholarly Communications in the New Knowledge
Type: Charleston Library Conference
Date: November 4, 2016
Location: Charleston, South Carolina
Posted: 7 Nov 2016 top

Hear what SSRN has to say about the Future of Preprints
Type: "2016 Scholarly Kitchen Webinar: The Future of Preprints"
Date: November 8, 2016
Location: From the comfort of your computer
Posted: 7 Nov 2016 top

Globalisation of Corporate Social Responsibility and its Impacts on Corporate Governance: The Chinese Approach and International Experiences
Type: 2016 ICGL Forum
Date: December 14-15, 2016
Location: Beijing
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 7 Nov 2016 top

The Asper Review of International Business and Trade Law's 3rd Annual INTLaw Conference
Type: Call For Chapters
Date: April 25-26, 2017
Location: Inn at the Forks Winnipeg, Manitoba
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: January 30, 2017
Posted: 7 Nov 2016 top

Call for Papers - Journals and Books

Indian Law Review
Type: New Journal Announcement
Posted: 21 Dec 2016 top

Liberty University Law Review: "The Judiciary: Past, Present, and Future"
Type: Call For Papers
Submission Deadline: January 1, 2017
Publication Date: Spring 2017
Posted: 25 Nov 2016 top

Agrobiodiversity and Agroecology: Environmental Resilience in International Food Law, edited by Gabriela Steier and Alberto G. Cianci
Type: Call For Chapters
Posted: 7 Nov 2016 top

Call for Applicants - Academic Programs

University of Auckland's Faculty of Law
Type: Master of Laws (LLM)
Posted: 21 Dec 2016 top

Law and Development Program
Type: Online Course Announcement
Posted: 7 Dec 2016 top

PhD Students - Doctoral Program in International Business Taxation
Type: DIBT - Doctoral Program Announcement
Application Deadline: February 15, 2017
Posted: 7 Dec 2016 top

The University of Calgary, Faculty of Law
Type: Special Graduate Scholarship
Application Deadline: December 15, 2016
Posted: 25 Nov 2016 top

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
Type: PhD Fellowships and PhD Studentships
Application Deadline: December 1, 2016 at 12 noon Hong Kong Time (GMT+8 hours) (for fellowship); January 31, 2017 (for studentship)
Posted: 7 Nov 2016 top

Awards, Grants, Fellowships and Scholarships Available

2017 Kauffman Junior Faculty Fellowship in Entrepreneurship Research - Deadline: January 17, 2017
Type: Call For Nominations
Nomination Deadline: January 17, 2017 (5:00 p.m. Central Time)
Application Deadline: March 13, 2017 (5:00 p.m. Central Time)
Posted: 6 Jan 2017 top

ECB Legal Research Programme 2017
Type: Call For Papers
Application Deadline: February 15, 2017
Submission Deadline: September 30, 2017 (first draft); November 30, 2017 (second draft)
Posted: 21 Dec 2016 top

2017 O'Brien Graduate Fellowships
Type: Call For Applications
Application Deadline: December 15, 2016
Posted: 25 Nov 2016 top

2017 Steinberg Post-Doctoral Fellowships
Type: Call For Applications
Fellowship Dates: September 1, 2017 - August 31, 2016
Application Deadline: November 15, 2016
Posted: 25 Nov 2016 top

Access Group/AIR 2016 Research and Dissertation Fellows Grant Program
Type: Request For Proposals
Application Deadline: December 19, 2016
Posted: 10 Nov 2016 top

McGill University, Montreal, Institute of Air and Space Law, Faculty of Law - Call for Applications
Type: 2017-2018 Arsenault Fellowships for Masters and Doctoral Studies in Space Law
Submission Deadline: December 15, 2016 (for September 2017 start)
Posted: 10 Nov 2016 top

SSRN Announcements

Announcing GigaNet: Global Internet Governance Academic Network 2016 Online Proceedings on SSRN
Posted: 22 Mar 2017 top

European Banking Institute (EBI) Joins Law Research Centers Papers
Posted: 22 Mar 2017 top

City University of Hong Kong Joins Law Research Centers Papers
Posted: 22 Mar 2017 top

Announcing ESIL 2016 Conferences eJournal
Posted: 10 Mar 2017 top

Stockholm University Joins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 22 Feb 2017 top

International Journal for Court Administration (IJCA) Joins LSN Partners in Publishing Journals
Posted: 3 Feb 2017 top

Vanderbilt University Merges Its LEC & PUB Series into Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Posted: 30 Jan 2017 top

Announcing New LSN Artificial Intelligence - Law, Policy, & Ethics Sponsored Subject Matter eJournal
Posted: 30 Jan 2017 top

Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Joins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 5 Dec 2016 top

Announcing Society of International Economic Law (SIEL), Fifth Biennial Global Conference on SSRN
Posted: 5 Dec 2016 top