Comparatavists Committee of the American Society of Comparative Law]
Comparative Law (ASCL) is pleased to invite 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.
at the workshop pursuant to this Call for Papers. The workshop audience will
include invited young scholars, faculty from UC Davis School of Law and
Graduate School of Management, faculty from other institutions, and invited
academic appointment for no more than ten years as of June 30, 2014.
or PDF containing an abstract of no more than 1000 words before July 1, 2014,
to the following address: [email protected].
Please title the email “YCC Business Law Workshop – [Name].” Abstracts should
reflect original research that will not yet have been published, though may
have been accepted for publication, by the time of the workshop. Abstracts
should include a cover page with the author’s name, title of the paper,
institutional affiliation, contact information, as well as the author’s
certification that she/he qualifies as a younger scholar.
submissions will be accepted. For co-authored submissions, at least one author
must qualify as eligible younger comparativists.
committee. Authors of the submissions selected for the workshop will be
notified no later than August 15, 2014. There is no cost to register for the
workshop but participants are responsible for securing their own funding for travel,
lodging and other incidental expenses. A limited number of travel stipends may
be awarded to scholars from ASCL member schools who demonstrate financial need.
If you would like to be considered for a travel stipend, please make that
request in your submission.
the California International Law Center. Please direct all inquiries to
Professor Afra Afsharipour, Chair of the Program Committee, by email at
[email protected] or telephone at 530-754-0111.
may be interested.
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