Irene Calboli, Texas A&M School of Law, Jane C. Ginsburg, Columbia University School of Law The Cambridge Handbook of International and Comparative Trademark Law, (2020) Matilde Cohen “Judicial Colonialism Today: The French Overseas Courts”, 8(2) The Journal of Law & Courts. Matilde Cohen, “What Can We Learn from Transnational Courts about […]
The ASCL is delighted to announce the publication of three more books in the ASCL Studies in Comparative Law Series with Cambridge University Press: Jorge Esquirol, Ruling the Law, Legitimacy and Failure in Latin American Legal Systems (2019) Francesco Biagi, European Constitutional Courts and Transitions to Democracy (2020) Mirjan Damaska, Evaluation […]
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF COMPARATIVE LAW
YOUNGER COMPARATIVISTS COMMITTEE
BOOK LAUNCH SERIES
November 13th at noon EST (6pm CET) on Zoom
Ignacio N. Cofone (ed.)
The Right to Be Forgotten:
A Canadian and Comparative Perspective
Claudia Haupt – Northeastern University
Lisa Austin – University of Toronto
Woodrow Hartzog – Northeastern University
Ignacio Cofone – McGill University
Antonia Baraggia – University of Milan
THIS EVENT IS CO-SPONSORED BY THE CENTER FOR LAW, INNOVATION AND CREATIVITY AT NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
The 2020 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Comparative Law held online on October 15 and October 16, 2020, was a big success. The meeting had 26 panels with over 100 speakers from over 20 countries, and about 400 people from the six continents […]
Farrah Ahmed, Richard Albert & Adam Perry, Judging Constitutional Conventions, 17 Int’l J. Const. L. 787 (2019) Richard Albert, Carlos Bernal & Juliano Zaiden Benvindo, Constitutional Change and Transformation in Latin America(Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2019) Richard Albert, Menaka Guruswamy & Nishchal Basnyat, Founding Moments in Constitutionalism (Oxford, Hart Publishing, […]
Please join us in welcoming several new members to the ASCL.
During its Annual Meeting on October 16th-19th 2019 at the University of Missouri, School of Law, the Prizes Committee of the American Society of Comparative Law awarded its Annual Prizes. Here is the statement of the Prizes Committee, composed by Jorge Esquirol, Julia Qin, John […]
JOINT AIDC/YCC YOUNG SCHOLARS CONFERENCE UNIVERSITÀ DEGLI STUDI DI PERUGIA JUNE 5-6, 2020 “NEW TOPICS AND METHODS IN COMPARATIVE LAW RESEARCH”
CALL FOR PAPERS
The Italian Association of Comparative Law (AIDC)
the Younger Comparativists Committee (YCC) of the American Society of Comparative Law (ASCL)
are pleased to invite submissions for the
Trans-Atlantic Young Scholars Conference to be held on June 5-6, 2020
at the University of Perugia
This call solicits essays in the field of the general theme of the conference from young scholars (PhD students, post-docs, adjunct professors, lecturers), provided that they have not held a tenure-track academic position before June 1, 2010 (i.e., for more than 10 years as of June 1, 2020).
A 300 word abstract, in Italian or in English, should be submitted by
December 10th , 2019
as attachment to
Abstracts must be in Word or RTF format, and should contain:
- email address
- title of abstract
- body of abstract
- up to 10 keywords
In the email, the author should certify that she/he qualifies as a younger scholar.
The title of the file should be written as follows: Family Name_ First Name.doc. The Organising Committee shall acknowledge receipt and respond to all paper proposals submitted. Papers will be selected following rigorous peer review process by an Academic Committee composed by representatives from the Italian Society of Comparative Law and the YCC of the American Society of Comparative Law. Scholars whose papers have been accepted will need to register in advance at the conference.
The University of Perugia, foundedin 1308, is located in the heart of Italy, in the Umbria region and is one of the top academic institutions in Italy, always striving to maintain its reputation for excellence and to keep up with the ever-changing reality of the modern world.
Further logistical information will be provided with the provisional programme of the conference.
The previous editions of the AIDC’s Young Comparative Scholars Conference were held in Macerata (2008), Catania/Enna (2010), Aosta (2012), Rome (2014), Campobasso (2016) and Bergamo (2018).
Please address any inquiries to the above indicated e-mails.
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF COMPARATIVE LAW YOUNGER COMPARATIVISTS COMMITTEE FIFTH WORKSHOP ON COMPARATIVE BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL LAW Submission deadline: October 25, 2019 The Younger Comparativists Committee (YCC) of the American Society of Comparative Law (ASCL) is pleased to invite submissions for its fifth workshop on comparative […]