The IVR World Congresses are distinguished by world class speakers and the coming together of persons with a great diversity of backgrounds to discuss, challenge and renegotiate central ideas and concepts of legal and social philosophy. They create exceptional occasions for exchange and in-depth discussions. They offer an environment and social program that provides the […]

IVR Serbia has the pleasure in sharing its activities with the rest of the IVR world: Symposium on the ‘Most important problem in contemporary legal philosophy’ (with Brian Leiter, Frederick Schauer, Tomasz Gizbert-Studnicki, Pierluigi Chiassoni, and Torben Spaak) is available at ivrserbia.org/en/publishing/annals-2021-vol-69-4-2/ Symposium on Miodrag Jovanovic’s book The Nature of International Law (with Veronica Rodriguez-Blanco, […]

The congress website ivr2022.org has been updated with information on the program, including the plenary speakers. Please also note that registration is now open and until 31 January 2022 a reduced early registration fee is applicable.

IVR-Prize 2022 Young Scholars, not over 35 years of age or who are doctoral candidates or have obtained a doctoral degree within the past three years, are cordially invited to write a paper to be presented at the next world congress of the IVR in Bucharest (Romania) and published in the Archiv für Rechts- und […]

Isonomía – Revista de Teoría y Filosofía del Derecho is dedicating a special issue to the ethical thought of Hans Jonas and his seminal concern with climate change. Isonomía invites submissions that engage the ethical, philosophical, and legal responsibilities and challenges stemming from climate change in the context of Hans Jonas’ famous “principle of responsibility” […]

PluriCourts at the University of Oslo is organising a workshop June 20-21, 2022 to bring together scholars of philosophy, legal theory, and political theory who study regional and international courts and tribunals (ICs), and in particular issues surrounding legitimacy and adjudication. Please see the webpage of PluriCourts for further details on this workshop.

The theme of the 17th ASOFIDES congress is Teorías de la justicia vs teorías de la argumentación: complementarias o divergentes. This will be held via zoom 11, 12 and 13 October 2021. For more information please see the announcement in Andrés Botero’s website.

Scholars who are unable to attend in person the conference Rule of Law beyond the Nation-State: International, Supranational, Transitional Contexts, to be held in Belgrade, 10–11 September, will be able to follow the proceedings online. Please see the information booklet on the conference for links to the conference.

9-10 September 2021 A 24-hour virtual workshop for a non-travelling global audience. Organised by: Institute for Interdisciplinary Legal Studies – lucernaiuris, University of Lucerne Centre for Law, Arts and the Humanities, The Australian National University Institute of the Humanities and Global Cultures, University of Virginia Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Witwatersrand […]

Call for paper Young scholars are invited to submit abstracts for selection for participation in a workshop on Hans Kelsen and the Pure Theory of Law, to be held 19–20 April 2022, at Maria Lindenberg in the Black Forest (near Freiburg im/B), Germany. Deadline for submission is 30 November 2021. For more details see the […]

The Institute for Interdisciplinary Legal Studies at the University of Lucerne invites applications for our Visiting Fellows Programme 2022. The fellowship programme is set up to support junior scholars (PhD students and postdocs) who wish to undertake a short-term research stay at the institute. The scheme is open to all working broadly on interdisciplinary topics […]