Posts filed under ‘Fiduciary Law’

Call for Papers for Younger Comparativists – American Society of Comparative Law

The Younger Comparativists Committee (YCC) of the American Society of Comparative Law (ASCL) is inviting submissions for a workshop on comparative business and financial law to be held on November 7-8, 2014 at UC Davis School of Law in Davis, California. The purpose of the workshop is to highlight, develop, and promote the scholarship of new and younger comparativists in accounting, banking, bankruptcy, corporations, commercial law, economics, finance, and securities.

Up to thirty papers will be chosen from those submitted for presentation at the workshop and the audience will include invited young scholars, faculty from UC Davis School of Law and Graduate School of Management, faculty from other institutions, and invited guests.

Submissions will be accepted from scholars who have held a full-time academic appointment for no more than ten years as of June 30, 2014.  For more details, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Commercial Law; Fiduciary Law; Securities Law


May 8, 2014 at 7:37 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 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

Call for Papers – AALS Creditors’ and Debtors’ Rights Section program – “The Great Deleveraging: Bankruptcy after the Crisis, Formal and Informal.”

AALS Creditors’ and Debtors’ Rights Section program, will host this program at the AALS annual meeting, January 2013, in  New Orleans.

Law teachers at AALS member institutions who have an interest in speaking at this program are invited to submit a manuscript or precis.  Junior faculty members are particularly encouraged to submit.  Senior bankruptcy scholars will be invited to read and comment on the selected papers. We are expecting a member of the editorial board of the American Bankruptcy Law Journal to attend, and we encourage participants to submit papers to ABLJ, one of the top twenty refereed law journals. A precis should be comprehensive enough to allow the review committee to evaluate the likely content and quality of the proposed paper; however, complete drafts will receive preference in the selection process. Please send submissions to the Program Chair—Alan White, CUNY School of Law,   Submissions are due no later than August 1, 2012.

For more details, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Fiduciary Law; Economics & The Law


May 9, 2012 at 12:00 am Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Corporate Governance and Business Conference (CGBC)

This Corporate Governance and Business Conference (CGBC)  will be held in Boston on July 14th & 15th, 2011.  Paper paper topics include Legal safeguards and their role in Corporate Governance, Transparency in government procurement/operations, Reforming corporate reporting, The Role of International Law in business, & The role and impact of local and international regulatory bodies and regimes on corporate behaviour.

Draft submission deadline: 31st May 2011; Final paper submission deadline: 24th June 2011 and Publication release: 14th July 2011

Authors are invited to submit original research papers, case studies, reviews, work in progress reports, abstracts, students’ papers or research proposals within the broad scope of the conference. All submitted paper will be double blind reviewed for consideration in the conference. The best papers from the conference will be recognized and will be considered for publication in the Journal of Business & Retail Management Research (JBRMR). Papers should be submitted to the Editor-in-chief electronically through the online system as e-mail attachment to

For more details, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Business Law; Fiduciary Law; International Law; Interdisciplinary

April 22, 2011 at 9:08 pm Leave a comment

BU Law Conference: The Role of Fiduciary Law and Trust in the 21st Century

This conference is inspired by the Work of Tamar Frankel and will be held on October 29, 2010 at Barristers Hall, Boston University School of Law.  For more details, go here.

Topics: Conferences & Symposia

October 6, 2010 at 12:22 am Leave a comment

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