Write On! The Hague Yearbook of International Law Call for Papers

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This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls for contribution to the Hague Yearbook of International Law, as follows:

The Hague Yearbook of International Law is now receiving submissions for publication in its upcoming volume. The Hague Yearbook of International Law is an internationally recognized journal with a wide-ranging and in-depth focus on various issues of international law. It aims to offer a platform for review of new developments in the field of international law. In addition, it devotes attention to developments in the international law institutions based in the international City of Peace and Justice, The Hague. Submissions on any issues of public or private international law in either English or French language are welcomed. The Editorial Board will select articles based on their quality and relevance. Selected papers will be subject to peer-review before publication. Most published papers are around 15,000 words, but shorter and longer pieces may also be accepted. Submissions should follow the OSCOLA style guide and should be sent to hagueyearbook@gmail.com before midnight on 15 February 2022  For more information, please click here.

Write On! Calls for Papers

This instalment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, as follows:

The University of Michigan Law School invites junior scholars to attend the 8th Annual Junior Scholars Conference, which will take place in person on April 22-23, 2022 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

The conference provides junior scholars with a platform to present and discuss their work with peers, and to receive detailed feedback from senior members of the Michigan Law faculty. The Junior Scholars Conference is intended for academics in both law and related disciplines. Applications from graduate students, SJD/PhD candidates, postdoctoral researchers, lecturers, teaching fellows, and assistant professors (pre-tenure) who have not held an academic position for more than four years, are welcomed. Applications are due by January 10, 2022.

For more detailed information on the submission process and opportunities for financial assistance and participation, click here.

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The Asser Institute invites abstracts on the topic of Law and Ethics of Artificial Intelligence in the Public Sector: From Principles to Practice and Policy, for an interdisciplinary conference that will take place on March 10–11, 2022 at the Asser Institute in The Hague (subject to change).

The Asser Institute invites the submission of contributions that will result in an interdisciplinary dialogue aimed at generating insights on the principles, conditions, and methods that would allow AI to be responsibly deployed in the public sphere. The conference will result in a series of papers addressing theoretical and empirical aspects of AI in the public sector from the combined perspectives of philosophy, law, and computer science, with the aim to bring together academic researchers from various disciplines. There is no registration fee. Abstracts are due by December 3, 2021.

For more information about the call for papers and the conference, click here.

Write On! 2022 Human Rights Essay Award Competition

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This instalment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls for submissions to the Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at American Unviersity, as follows:

The Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at American University Washington College of Law, has announced it is currently accepting submissions to the upcoming 2022 Human Rights Essay Award Competition. The American University Washington College of Law will award two winners—one for submissions in English and one for submissions in Spanish—with a full scholarship (including lodging and transportation to and from Washington, D.C.) to complete the Certificate of Attendance or Diploma in the 2022 Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law which will take place from May 30 to June 17, 2022.  The topic of the 2022 Award is “Climate Change and Human Rights: Impacts, Responsibilities, and Opportunities.” Participants have the flexibility to choose any subject related to this topic, however, the scope of the essay must directly relate to this year’s topic, or it will be disqualified. Deadline is January 31, 2022.

If you would like additional information or have any questions, we invite you to visit our website here or contact us via email at humanrightsessay@wcl.american.edu

Write On! NLIU International Trade Law Journal Call for Papers

This instalment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, as follows:

► The NLIU International Trade Law Journal, a peer-reviewed annual publication of the National Law Institute University, Bhopal, is calling for submissions for its inaugural edition. The Journal aims to provide a forum for intellectual discourse and academic research into various themes of international trade law and associated fields.  With an interdisciplinary approach, the Journal aspires to contribute to the niche but developing study of international economic laws. The Journal would serve as a platform for scholars to study varied areas of law that have an impact on world trade. Deadline is August 31, 2021.

For more detailed information about the Journal and its submission guidelines, please visit the NLIU website. In case of any questions, the editorial board can be reached at itlj@nliu.ac.in

Call for Papers

We invite submissions from academicians, practitioners, researcher scholars, students and experts from within the legal community for manuscripts that assert and defend a well-reasoned position relating to international economic laws. The themes of interest include;

i) International trade law and policy

ii) International investment law and policy

iii) Trans-border dispute resolution

iv) International financial law

v) Global competition law

However, these themes are not exhaustive and the author may choose any interdisciplinary approach with regards to trade and allied laws. Authors willing to contribute to the journal are required to send in extended abstracts by 11:59 PM on 31st August, 2021 on the acceptance of which, full papers shall be submitted by 11:59 PM on 30th November, 2021 (tentatively).

WRITE ON! Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly Call for Submissions

This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to contribute to Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, as follows:

Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, a peer-reviewed journal published by the School of Law at Queen’s University Belfast, has announced a call for contribution submissions. There is no submission deadline. Articles should not normally exceed 12,000 words. Please see ‘For authors‘ section for further details. The journal regularly publishes special issues in all areas of law and socio-legal studies. If you would like to discuss your idea for a special issue, please contact the editor.
For further questions/queries contact the International Editor, Dr Yassin Brunger y.brunger@qub.ac.uk 

Write On! Call for Papers 6th Annual TAU Workshop for Junior Scholars in Law

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This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to present at the Annual TAU Workshop, as follows:


► The Tel Aviv University (TAU) Buchmann Faculty of Law is pleased to invite submissions to its sixth junior legal scholar workshop., to be held November 14-16, 2021, at at the TAU Faculty of Law. The theme is “Legal Change in Revolutionary Times.” Deadline is June 1st ,2021.


► The workshop provides junior scholars with the opportunity to present and discuss their work, receive meaningful feedback from faculty members and peers, and actively participate in an international community of junior legal scholars.  For more information on the workshop and details of the call for papers, click here.

Write On! Call for Proposals: Narratives of International Law

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This instalment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls for proposals from Maastrict University, as follows:

The Maastrict University Study Group for Critical Approaches to International Law invites abstracts for a workshop on Narratives of International Law. The aim of the workshop is to explore the meaning of international law to a diversity of actors and its purpose in the twenty-first century. The workshop will take place over Zoom on May 20, 2021. Abstracts for the workshop should be submitted by April 25, 2021. For more information on the workshop and details of the requirements for abstracts, click here.

Write On! The Hague Yearbook of International Law

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This instalment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls for contribution to the Hague Yearbook of International Law, as follows:

The Hague Yearbook of International Law is now receiving submissions for publication in its upcoming volume. The Hague Yearbook of International Law is an internationally recognized journal with a wide-ranging and in-depth focus on various issues of international law. It aims to offer a platform for review of new developments in the field of international law. In addition, it devotes attention to developments in the international law institutions based in the international City of Peace and Justice, The Hague. Submissions on any issues of public or private international law in either English or French language are welcomed. The Editorial Board will select articles based on their quality and relevance. Selected papers will be subject to peer-review before publication. Most published papers are around 15,000 words, but shorter and longer pieces may also be accepted. Submissions should follow the OSCOLA style guide and should be sent to hagueyearbook@gmail.com before midnight on 1 May 2021  For more information, please click here.

Write On! Call for Papers – Tenth Annual Junior Faculty Forum for International Law

This instalment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes a call for papers to present at the Tenth Annual Junior Faculty Forum for International Law, as follows:

► The Annual Junior Faculty Forum for International Law Tenth Annual Junior Faculty Forum for International Law,, to be held December 13-15, 2021, at  the Future Africa Campus of the University of Pretoria. The tenth Forum will have a strong Africa focus: it will be open to junior faculty affiliated with an institution based on the African continent and to those junior faculty based elsewhere whose research specifically relates to the continent.  Deadline is May 7, 2021.


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This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes a call to submit papers at the Call for papers “The Potential of Public Interest Litigation in International Law”at the University of Exeter, as follows:

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► As there is growing interest in using international courts in the public interest, this project, funded by the University of Exeter and the University of Geneva, aims at analyzing what challenges lie ahead and how to overcome them.  In order to tackle these questions, the organizers invite abstract submissions that address the potential of public interest litigation in international law. All selected authors will be invited to present their paper at a two-day workshop to be held at the University of Exeter, United Kingdom on the 11 and 12 November 2021. We are delighted to announce that a keynote speech will be delivered by Professor Makane Moïse Mbengue (University of Geneva) at the opening of the workshop. The desired output is the publication of an edited collection of the best papers presented at the workshop. to be held [on November 11 and 12th 2021, at [the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom. Theme is “The Potential of Public Interest Litigation in International Law.” Deadline is April 30th, 2021.

Further details and the full call for papers can be found here. Please don’t hesitate to contact us at pilitigation.genex@gmail.com,