Publications

The ASCL produces several publications, including:

ASCL News

  • Registration for the 2021 ASCL Online Annual Meeting Is OpenRegistration for the 2021 ASCL Online Annual Meeting Is Open
    ASCLRegistration for the 2021 ASCL Online Annual Meeting Is OpenRegistration for the 2021 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Comparative Law that will be held online on October 21 and October 22, 2021, organized by the University of Wisconsin Law School, is now open at the following website: https://law.wisc.edu/gls/american/ascl_annual_conference.html.If you… Read more »
  • Change to Online 2021 Annual MeetingChange to Online 2021 Annual Meeting
    In consultation with the Society’s Executive Committee, following the recommendation of our Annual Program Committee, we have decided that the ASCL 2021 Annual Meeting, which was to have been held at the University of Wisconsin October 21–23, will now take place online, October 21–22, 2021. Please mark your agendas.This decision was… Read more »
  • Call for Panel and Paper ProposalsCall for Panel and Paper Proposals
    2021 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Comparative LawInternationalizing Comparative LawOctober 21–23, 2021University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison, WisconsinThe American Society of Comparative Law, the leading organization in the United States promoting the comparative study of law, and the University of Wisconsin Law School invite all interested scholars, practitioners and… Read more »
  • The Videos from the 2020 Annual Meeting of the ASCL and of the Younger Comparativists Committee…The Videos from the 2020 Annual Meeting of the ASCL and of the Younger Comparativists Committee…
    The Videos from the 2020 Annual Meeting of the ASCL and of the Younger Comparativists Committee are available on the Society’s YouTube Channel. Watch the fascinating conversations between legal scholars working on the relationships between comparative law and legal history and on many other significant topics:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzmBcniZ5gzAvztjozKrnig/videosThe Videos from the 2020… Read more »
  • ASCL Studies in Comparative LawASCL Studies in Comparative Law
    The ASCL is delighted to announce that the Studies in Comparative Law Series it is holding with Cambridge University Press keeps expanding. Here is where you can see recent additions to the series: https://www.cambridge.org/au/academic/subjects/law/series/ascl-studies-comparative-lawASCL Studies in Comparative Law was originally published in ASCL on Medium, where people are continuing the… Read more »
  • Call for Papers — 2021 Comparative Law Work-in-Progress WorkshopCall for Papers — 2021 Comparative Law Work-in-Progress Workshop
    Call for Papers — 2021 Comparative Law Work-in-Progress WorkshopAnnual Comparative Law Work-in-Progress WorkshopMarch 11–13, 2021University of Illinois College of LawAnnouncement and Call for PapersCo-Organized and Co-Hosted byKim Lane Scheppele (Princeton University)Jacques deLisle (University of Pennsylvania Law School), andJacqueline Ross (University of Illinois College of Law)The American Society of Comparative LawHosting institution this year: Princeton UniversityCo-sponsored by Princeton… Read more »
  • 2020 Annual Meeting of the Society Comes to an End2020 Annual Meeting of the Society Comes to an End
    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 more than 20 countries. About 400 people from all six continents registered. We want to thank… Read more »
  • The Role of Comparative Law in the Social SciencesThe Role of Comparative Law in the Social Sciences
    On Saturday, September 12, the American Society of Comparative Law will hold its online conference on The Uses of Comparative Law in the Social Sciences. A group of distinguished social scientists will present papers explaining how comparative law figures in their research. Commentary will be provided by comparative law scholars… Read more »
  • Registration open for 2020 Online Annual Meeting, October 15–16Registration open for 2020 Online Annual Meeting, October 15–16
    Registration is now open for the Annual Meeting of the American Society Comparative Law on Thursday and Friday, October 15 and 16, 2020. The meeting will be held on the Zoom platform. Almost 100 comparative law scholars will speak at the meeting, the main topic of which will be Comparative… Read more »
  • Annual Meeting to Move OnlineAnnual Meeting to Move Online
    The Society’s Executive Committee, following the recommendation of our Annual Program Committee, has decided that the 2020 annual meeting, which was to have been held at Boston University October 15–17, will now take place online, October 15–16, on the Zoom meeting platform. Please mark your agendas. This decision was made… Read more »