Postgraduate Workshop on Comparative Law, 26-27 May 2022 (Online), Call for Papers

British Association of Comparative Law (BACL) Postgraduate Workshop on Comparative Law 26-27 May 2022 (Online) Call for Papers On 26 and 27 May 2022, the Kent Centre for European and Comparative Law will host the British Association of Comparative Law (BACL) Postgraduate Workshop on Comparative Law. The Workshop, ‼️which will be organized online, is open … Continue reading Postgraduate Workshop on Comparative Law, 26-27 May 2022 (Online), Call for Papers

Takings for Climate Justice and Resilience, Groningen (NL) & Online, 29-30 September – Call for Papers

PLEASE SEND YOUR ABSTRACT TO b.hoops@rug.nl BY FEBRUARY 28th, 2022. Dear colleague, The Expropriation Expert Group, founded in 2013 as a collaborative effort of the universities of Cape Town, Groningen, and Nijmegen, is inviting original and innovative contributions to our sixth international conference and the fourth part of our Rethinking Expropriation Law series. We are … Continue reading Takings for Climate Justice and Resilience, Groningen (NL) & Online, 29-30 September – Call for Papers

Too Big to Convict? Corporate Criminal Liability – Challenges and Solutions – CALL FOR PAPERS

Abstracts due: No later than 13:00 (BST) on 11th February 2022 (link below)Conference: 7 June 2022 10:00-16:30 (BST) (online) Background Traditionally the legislator attempted to assimilate legal persons to humans for the purpose of criminal liability. The result is an anthropomorphic model of criminal liability which is not always capable of properly criminalising and punishing … Continue reading Too Big to Convict? Corporate Criminal Liability – Challenges and Solutions – CALL FOR PAPERS

Call for Papers – Droit Public Comparé – Comparative Public Law

Droit Public Comparé - Comparative Public Law (DPC-CPL) is a biannual peer-reviewed journal entirely dedicated to Comparative Public Law. Its aim is to develop and to promote the study and comparison of national and supranational public laws. The publication will be exclusively digital, and offer open access. DPC-CPL will be supported by two committees, whose … Continue reading Call for Papers – Droit Public Comparé – Comparative Public Law

Call for papers

Decolonial comparative legal history: indigenous and global South law prior to colonialism - 9-10 September 2022, Oxford, United Kingdom Paper submission deadline: 9 February 2022                              Decisions: 9 May 2022   THEME: The second Decolonial Comparative Law Workshop will focus on comparing indigenous law and pre-colonial law, both in settler-colonial regions of the global North and … Continue reading Call for papers

The Regulation of Hate Speech Online and its Enforcement in a Comparative Perspective

Call for Papers for the British Association of Comparative Law’s Annual Seminar Regulators around the world are grappling with the problem of hate speech online. Definitions of hate speech, the appropriate balance between regulation and freedom of expression, and the mode of regulation adopted, vary considerably across jurisdictions with distinct media and socio-political environments. The … Continue reading The Regulation of Hate Speech Online and its Enforcement in a Comparative Perspective

Call for contributions to an edited edition on white-collar crime

Draft book title: Corporate Economic Crime - A Contemporary Review of White-Collar Crime   Goal: Comparative analysis of various corporate economic crimes across jurisdictions, exploring international and European law    Proposed deadline for submission of draft chapter by 1 June 2022   Professor Nicholas Ryder of UWE and Ms Michala Meiselles, Senior Law Lecturer at the University of Derby are in the process of developing a … Continue reading Call for contributions to an edited edition on white-collar crime

CALL FOR BLOG POSTS – REGULATION OF FAKE NEWS AND ITS ENFORCEMENT

The British Association of Comparative Law (BACL) invites submissions for its blog on the theme “The regulation of fake news and its enforcement” (click here for BACL blog). Fake news has been brought to prominent attention with recent election campaigns such as the presidential electoral campaign in the USA in 2016 and again in 2020, … Continue reading CALL FOR BLOG POSTS – REGULATION OF FAKE NEWS AND ITS ENFORCEMENT

International and pluri-disciplinary symposium

Coronavirus – Covid-19 Constitutional, political and social threats and challenges in France and the United Kingdom Hosted by: Panthéon-Assas University (Paris – France) on 27 May 2021 & Centre for British Politics and Government, King’s College (London – UK) on 10 June 2021 Co-organised by Aurélien Antoine (Jean-Monnet St Étienne University/Lyon University), Andrew Blick (King’s … Continue reading International and pluri-disciplinary symposium