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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: jhaubrich@clev.frb.org by August 1, 2014 and include “FINANCIAL STABILITY CONF” in the subject line. Questions can be directed to Joseph Haubrich at jhaubrich@clev.frb.org or Stephen Ong at song@clev.frb.org.

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: Combating Threats to the International Financial System

The New York Law School Law Review is announcing a call for papers to be published in connection with the April 25, 2014 symposium, “Combating Threats to the International Financial System: The Financial Action Task Force.” In addition to addressing the Financial Action Task Force, the Law Review will broadly examine contemporary threats to the international financial system, and how those threats have been responded to in the past, as well as how they should be responded to in the future. For more information on the symposium and details on submissions please go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences and Symposia; Business Law; International Law; Consumer & Financial Services Law

February 19, 2014 at 4:51 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: AALS Fin. Institutions & European Law Sections

The AALS Section on Financial Institutions & Consumer Financial Services and Section on European Law are sponsoring a Call for Papers for their joint program on Friday, January 3, at the AALS 2014 Annual Meeting in New York, New York. The topic of the program and call for papers is “Taking Stock of Post-Crisis Reforms: Local, Global, and Comparative Perspectives on Financial Sector Regulation.” To be considered, papers must be submitted electronically to Saule Omarova at omarova@email.unc.edu and Peter Lindseth at peter.lindseth@law.uconn.edu. The deadline for submission is September 3, 2013. Full-time faculty members of AALS member law schools are eligible to submit papers. For more information, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Consumer & Financial Services Law; Business Law

June 28, 2013 at 7:34 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: The Journal of Consumer Policy

The Journal strives to continue the interdisciplinary debate on Behavioural Economics and Consumer Policy and will give priority to papers that develop concrete policy implications. Papers have to be submitted before October 1st 2013 and according to the submission and author guidelines available on the journal website. The publication of the Special Issue is scheduled for March 2014 (Vol. 37, No. 1).  For more details, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Consumer & Financial Services Law; International Law

May 28, 2013 at 11:33 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Eleventh Harvard Forum on Islamic Finance

This forum will be held on April 26-27, 2014 at Harvard Law School and is sponsored by the Islamic Finance Project, Islamic Legal Studies Program, Harvard Law School.  The eleventh forum seeks to reassess and critically engage with issues of risk sharing, mutuality, solidarity, and socio-economic welfare in the context of a discussion about takaful and other types of cooperative financial solutions. Abstract submission deadline is August 4, 2013. For more details, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; International Law; Consumer and Financial Services Law

May 28, 2013 at 11:06 pm Leave a comment

Consumer Protection Round Table Discussion

This event will be sponsored by Suffolk University Law School, MASSPIRG and the Massachusetts Consumers’ Coalition and will be held at Suffolk University Law School on Friday, June 14, 2013 from 10AM-11:30AM.  RSVP by June 5, 2013 to Deirdre Cummings, MASSPIRG, 617-747-4319, dcummings@masspirg.org Space is limited, by invitation only.

Topics: Consumer & Financial Services Law; Conference and Symposia

May 28, 2013 at 10:29 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: First Annual Workshop for Corporate and Securities Litigation

The University of Illinois College of Law and the University of Richmond School of Law are accepting submissions for the First Annual Workshop for Corporate & Securities Litigation to be held on Friday, November 8, 2013, in Chicago, Illinois.

Abstracts should be submitted by May 31, 2013 to Jessica Erickson at jerickso@richmond.edu. Please include your name, current position, and contact information in the e-mail accompanying the submission.

Topics: Calls for Papers, Business Law, Consumer and Financial Services Law, Fiduciary Law, Securities Law

April 29, 2013 at 5:29 pm Leave a comment

Symposium: The Growth and Importance of Compliance in Financial Firms: Meaning and Implications

Brooklyn Law School, The Center for the Study of Business Law and Regulation and Brooklyn Journal of Corporate, Financial and Commercial Law are hosting the following symposium: The Growth and Importance of Compliance in Financial Firms: Meaning and Implications on Friday, February 8, 2013, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the Subotnick Center, Brooklyn Law School, 250 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201.  For more details, go here and register here.

Topics: Consumer & Financial Services Law; Conferences & Symposia

January 18, 2013 at 4:30 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) Workshop on “Economic Governance and Organizations”

This 2-day workshop will be held June 6-7, 2013 at Tilburg University, the Netherlands.   The deadline for submissions is February 1, 2013. Papers should be submitted in PDF format to TILECgovernance@tilburguniversity.edu. Long abstracts are accepted but full papers are preferred.  Authors of accepted papers will be notified by March 15, 2013. Speakers might be asked to discuss a paper. Completed drafts of accepted papers are due by May 26, 2013, and will be made available for download on the conference website.  TILEC will cover the accommodation and reasonable travel expenses of speakers and the accommodation expenses of discussants. More information is available at: http://www.tilburguniversity.edu/tilec/governance
Topics: Call for Papers; Business Law; Consumer and Financial Services Law; International Law; Economics & The Law

January 18, 2013 at 4:26 pm Leave a comment

Workshop on Responsibility and Accountability of Corporate Ownership

This workshop will be held May 9-10, 2013 at the Copenhagen Business School, Denmark.  Potential participants should e-mail the Center for Corporate Governance (ccg@cbs,.dk) before 1. March 2013. Attendance is limited, but free of charge. Notification of acceptance 15. March 2013. Deadline for registration 1. April 2012.

Topics: Conferences & Symposia; Consumer & Financial Services Law

January 18, 2013 at 4:22 pm Leave a comment

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