• 01 Jul 2015 4:00 PM | Lisa Toohey

    ELSA International invites proposals from prospective case authors to write the Moot Court Case for the 14th edition of the ELSA Moot Court Competition on WTO Law.  See http://elsamootcourt.elsa.org/the-case/

  • 12 May 2015 3:15 AM | Holger Hestermeyer

    The Centre for International and Transnational Law (CDIT) of Laval University organizes an international conference to mark the twentieth anniversary of the establishment of the WTO. Paper proposals must be sent by 8 June 2015, the seminar will take place in September 2015. Read the call for papers here.

  • 04 May 2015 4:39 PM | Holger Hestermeyer
    The deadline for this call for papers is 30 June 2015 and the workshop will be held 11-12 December in Heidelberg, Germany. See the call for papers: ASIL ESIL MPI Workshop
  • 13 Apr 2015 10:15 PM | Lisa Toohey

    The Journal of International Economic Law is currently collecting recommendations or applications from persons who might wish to take on the position of Editorial Assistant to the Journal of International Economic Law (JIEL). JIEL is a highly influential academic and professional journal dedicated to encouraging thoughtful and scholarly attention to a broad range of subjects which concern the relation of law to international economic activity. The Journal is published on a quarterly basis by Oxford University Press and the editorial work is based at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington DC.

     The position of Editorial Assistant is half-time (generally, 15-20 hours/week) for approximately one year, beginning in August (or earlier, subject to individual circumstances). Individuals who have undertaken this role have usually pursued their own research (such as a thesis), or performed the role in conjunction with work towards an LL.M. degree at Georgetown University Law Center or another institution, with part-time devoted to the Editorial Assistant position. There is no rigid policy concerning these formats.

    Compensation is provided at the prevailing rates established for Research Assistants by Georgetown University Law Center. 

    We would be grateful to receive recommendations or indications of interest by April 30, 2015 from outstanding students or professionals with exceptionally good English writing and comprehension abilities, including knowledge and background in international economic law subjects, particularly the World Trade Organization (WTO). A letter of inquiry or application (with references) including a C.V. can be sent to Ada B. P. Siqueira at the JIEL’s e-mail address: jiel@law.georgetown.edu

    Further background information concerning the Journal of International Economic Law may be found at http://jiel.oxfordjournals.org/

  • 13 Apr 2015 4:38 PM | Lisa Toohey
    The University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law has advertised professorial positions, including in international trade and investment law. Details are here.
  • 24 Mar 2015 7:44 PM | Lisa Toohey

    The Energy Charter Secretariat and the European Society of International Law (ESIL) would like to welcome you to a joint seminar, which aims to facilitate informal discussion between international lawyers, government officials and international practitioners on a peculiar aspect of international investment protection.
    R.S.V.P. to: Ms. Julia Boegaeva ; julia.boegaeva@encharter.org ; Tel.: +32-2-775-98-41
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  • 24 Mar 2015 6:56 AM | Lisa Toohey
    The Chinese (Taiwan) Society of International Law, in partnership with the ASIL Law in the Pacific Rim Region Interest Group, will hold the ILA-ASIL Asia-Pacific Research Forum on May 25-26, 2015 in Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.

    The theme of the Research Forum is: “Integrating the Asia-Pacific: Why International Law Matters.” Confirmed speakers include Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou, ASIL President Lori Damrosch, Chief Justice of India H L Dattu, and Judge Helmut Tuerk of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea.

    For the tentative program and registration information, please visit the website of the Research Forum: http://www.csil.org.tw/2015-research-forum/. The registration deadline is May 1, 2015.

  • 19 Mar 2015 10:25 PM | Lisa Toohey

    Max Planck  Research School for Successful Dispute Resolution in International Law (IMPRS-SDR), is offering PhD Scholarships for 2015 and 2016.  Successful candidates will hold a research contract, which covers all the costs of the PhD programme itself as well as a competitive stipend, compatible with the costs of living in the cities where the doctoral candidate is based. Due date is 1 April 2015. Further information available at: http://www.mpi.lu/imprs-sdr/

  • 19 Mar 2015 8:20 PM | Lisa Toohey

    italaw.com is seeking expressions of interests from lawyers and academics with a knowledge of international investment law who would like to serve as Associate Editors with italaw.com.

    For further details see http://us2.campaign-archive2.com/?u=56b25afcfb6af26016d046a98&id=b0db99fa3b&e=1f00b15b29