Category Archives: Conferences Seminars and Lectures

‘Arbitration in Britain and its Empire: Developments and Divergences’: Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 22 October 2022

The event will involve two panel discussions relating to the development and changing practices of arbitration and alternative dispute resolution. The symposium will culminate with a plenary lecture. We are especially pleased to announce that the plenary speaker will be Professor James Jaffe of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, who will give a lecture entitled ‘Crossing […]

Call for Papers: ‘Online Safety’: ILPC Annual Conference, 17-18 November 2022

“We are pleased to announce this call for papers for the Information Law and Policy Centre’s 7th Annual Conference on 17-18 November 2022 hosted by the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS) and supported by the School of Advanced Studies (SAS) and Bloomsbury’s Communications Law journal. We are looking for high quality contributions that explore […]

‘Conference Report: Private International Law Festival 2022 Edinburgh’

“After two years of living through a global pandemic, the very first Private International Law Festival from 16 to 17 May 2022, held in Edinburgh, was the first opportunity for many to finally meet other scholars and exchange ideas in person again. The event was hosted by the University of Edinburgh in cooperation with the […]

‘The Law in the 21st Century – Challenges and Perspectives’: University of Plovdiv, Bulgaria, 13-14 October 2022

The upcoming forum is open for diverse legal issue discussions. Conference papers are welcome in all fields of law, as well as interdisciplinary researches in connection with law. The conference will take place on 13 and 14 October 2022 at the University Rectorate with an option for online participation. You may confirm participation in the […]

What’s new in EU family law? Conference on the Brussels IIb Regulation, 8 September 2022

“This high-level conference aims to draw attention to the novelties and important changes introduced by the Brussels IIb Regulation, which enters into application on 1 August 2022, and to provide a forum for an exchange of views with legal practitioners on cross-border family disputes involving children in the European Union. The conference will provide participants […]

Call for Papers: ‘Codification of Civil Law in Asia: Achievements and Challenges’: Hue University of Law, Vietnam, 16 September 2022

This is the first international conference held in Vietnam dedicated wholly to researching, analyzing, and discussing the experiences of codifying civil law in Asian countries, with an emphasis on China, Vietnam, and a few other countries where civil law has recently witnessed important codification, recodification, and even de-codification projects … (more)

‘LSE Conference on “An Institutional Theory of the Firm”’

“For some time the nexus of contract model of the firm and agency theory have operated as the dominant theoretical approach in law, economics and other social sciences. Following the 2008 financial crisis this approach has received substantial and sustained criticism. Despite this critique no alternative positive or normative theory of the firm has yet […]

Annual Conference on the Intersection of Corporate Law and Technology: online, 27 June 2022

The conference aims to provide a global platform for experts in the field to present and discuss their research and also to foster a networking and knowledge exchange mechanism amongst academics, students, practitioners and businesses globally. Papers will explore a wide range of key issues that arise out of the interaction of Corporate law with […]

‘XV Conference ASADIP and General Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law’

“The ASADIP is pleased to share with you the Partnership entered into with the International Academy of Comparative Law (IACL) and the Center for the Study of Law, Economics and Policy (CEDEP) with a view to hold its annual event …” (more) [Ralf Michaels, Conflict of Laws .net, 25 May]

‘Seminar on Rights In Rem – Tarragona, 10-11 November 2022’

“The Rovira i Virgili University (Tarragona), University of Barcelona and University of Lleida organise the First International Seminar on Rights In Rem in the European Union: General Aspects and International Jurisdiction. The seminar seeks to define the concept of rights in rem in the framework of European private international law and comparative law, and to […]