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Call for Papers: The Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth Sixth Annual Conference on Internet Search and Innovation

The Searle Center on Law, Regulation and Economic Growth is issuing a call for original research papers for their Sixth Annual Conference on Internet Search and Innovation. The conference will be held at the Northwestern University School of Law in Chicago, IL and will run from 12:00 pm on Thursday, June 4, 2015 to 3:00 pm on Friday, June 5, 2015. The conference will cover academic work on Internet search and innovation, and the discussion will examine related public policy issues in antitrust, regulation, and intellectual property.

Papers for the conference should be submitted to by February 2, 2015.

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Technology Law

July 25, 2014 at 4:59 pm Leave a comment

Calls for Papers: The Business Lawyer

The Editorial Board of The Business Lawyer is soliciting submission of articles and essays for Volume 70. The Business Lawyer is the flagship scholarly journal of the American Bar Association Section of Business Law, reaching 40,000 readers on a quarterly basis. Authors must submit exclusively to the journal and submissions are peer-reviewed. Authors are generally given a response in about two weeks.

Articles should be submitted to Diane Babal, Production Manager, at Questions about submissions can be addressed to Associate Editor-in-Chief, Professor Gregory Duhl, at

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for papers; Business Law


July 21, 2014 at 5:06 pm Leave a comment

Calls for Papers: 2015 Law & Informatics Symposium on Digital Evidence

The Northern Kentucky Law Review and NKU Chase College of Law seek submissions for the Fourth Annual Law & Informatics Symposium on February 26 & February 27, 2015. The conference will focus on an interdisciplinary exploration of digital information in the courtroom, including the importance of insuring that such information is reliable, resilient, and uncompromised. The Northern Kentucky Law Review will review, edit, and publish papers from the symposium in the 2015 Spring Symposium issue.

Submit a title and abstract of 500-1000 words or draft paper through by September 1, 2014

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for papers; Conferences and Symposia; Evidence.

July 21, 2014 at 5:01 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Ninth Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies

The Ninth Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies (CELS 2014), sponsored by the Society of Empirical Legal Studies will be held at The University of California, Berkeley, School of Law on Friday November 7 and Saturday November 8, 2014. CELS accepts empirical papers on all areas of empirical legal studies. The deadline to submit a paper for consideration is July 22, 2014.

To submit a paper for consideration,  go to the CELS 2014 page on SSRN: (Do not use the regular SSRN paper submission system).

For more information, click here.

Topics: Empirical Research, Calls for Papers

July 18, 2014 at 3:48 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers-Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance

The Rutgers School of Law Center for Risk and Responsibility will host a conference on The American Law Institute’s Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance. The conference will be held Friday, February 27, 2015.

The ALI has approved Chapter 1, Basic Liability Insurance Contract Principles, and Chapter 2, Management of Potentially Insured Liability Claims. The conference will focus on issues raised in Chapters 1 and 2.

Submit abstracts by August 15, 2014, to Jay Feinman at Papers will be due January 5, 2015. The Rutgers Law Journal may publish the papers from the conference.

For more information, click here.

Topics:  Insurance Law; Calls for Papers; Conferences & Symposia

July 10, 2014 at 8:19 pm Leave a comment

Call For Papers: 2014 Financial Stability Conference

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and the Office of Financial Research are taking research and policy oriented papers for the 2014 Financial Stability Conference to be held December 4-5, 2014.

The conference will focus on research and advance the dialogue on data requirements for macroprudential policy development and implementation, and to disseminate the recent advances in systemic risk measurement and forecasting tools.

Send completed papers or a detailed abstract by email to: by August 1, 2014 and include “FINANCIAL STABILITY CONF” in the subject line. Questions can be directed to Joseph Haubrich at or Stephen Ong at

For more information, click here.

Topics: Law and Economics; Consumer & Financial Services Law; Calls for Papers

July 10, 2014 at 8:19 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers- One City at a Time: Municipal Bankruptcies

Campbell Law Review is holding its annual symposium on Oct. 17, 2014, One City at a Time: The Role and Increasing Presence of Chapter 9 Municipal Bankruptcies, featuring U.S. Chief Bankruptcy Judge Thomas B. Bennett as a Keynote Speaker. This Symposium will focus on the increasing occurrence of municipal bankruptcies across the country and the conditions that give rise to the financial crises facing local governments, the current climate, and potential solutions. The Symposium will provide a platform for discussion on the outlook of financial conditions for localities, as well as the trend of Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcies.

Send submissions to by Sept. 1, 2014.

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences and Symposia; Economics & The Law

June 30, 2014 at 3:19 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Review of Intellectual Property Law

The Sixth Annual Symposium for The John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law (RIPL) will take place on Friday, October 24, 2014, at The John Marshall Law School. The conference theme is “Art meets Law: The Intersection of Art and Intellectual Property.” Accepted submissions will be published in the John Marshall Law School’s journal 2015 RIPL Symposium Issue and may be selected to be presented at the symposium.

Submit your proposal by June 15, 2014 along with any questions to Symposium Editor, Amy Taylor at

For more information, click here.


Topics: Calls for papers; Intellectual Property Law; Conferences and Symposia

May 27, 2014 at 6:37 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers-Education Law: Symposium on Desegregation, Diversity, and Resegregation

Cleveland State Law Review and the Education Law Association invite papers for a Symposium on Desegregation, Diversity, and Resegregation, which will be held in October 2014. Eight papers will be accepted for publication. The first draft of your submission will be reviewed by a committee of members of the Education Law Association then sent to the law review editors. All submitted papers will be considered, though the Law Review has a preference for articles authored by scholars from the Cleveland legal community and this particular issue will also have a preference for members of ELA.

A first draft of your submission is due by June 13, 2014. Send your inquiries and your submissions to A final draft will be due on July 15, 2014. For more information click here.

Topics: Call for Papers; Education Law

May 22, 2014 at 3:27 pm Leave a comment

Colloquium on Environmental Scholarship at Vermont Law School

Vermont Law School will host the Fifth Annual Colloquium on Environmental Scholarship on October 4, 2014. This event offers environmental law scholars the opportunity to present their works-in-progress, to get feedback from their colleagues, and to meet and interact with those who are also teaching and researching in the areas of environmental and natural resources law, or any related specialty areas. Deadline for submission: June 1, 2014.

For more information on the Colloquium, go here. If you need assistance uploading your abstract, contact Courtney Collins at ccollins[@] or at (802) 831-1371.

Topics:  Calls for Papers; Conferences & Symposia; Environmental Law

May 15, 2014 at 4:16 pm Leave a comment

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