Category Conferences and seminars etc.

New Venue for 2017 IVR Congress: Lisbon

We are happy to announce that the 2017 World Congress will take place in Lisbon, 16–21 July. Further details about the Congress, including workshops and abstract submissions, will be posted shortly. Sincerely, IVR Executive Committee  

Letter from the IVR President: Site of World Congress to be Moved

Please see below a letter from the President of IVR on the search for a new venue for a 2017 IVR World Congress Dear Members of the International Association for the Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (IVR), I am sad to report that circumstances now make it impossible to hold the 2017 World Congress in Istanbul […]

IVR Congress 2017: Updated Call for Papers

Please see the attached file for an up-dated call for paper. Note that the deadline for reduced early registration fee of 250 euro for professional participants has been extended to 30 December 2016. Call for paper    

Message concerning the situation in Turkey

The IVR and the XXVIII World Congress Organizers in Turkey are very grateful for your many expressions of concern about the welfare of our Turkish colleagues after the attempted coup and subsequent state of emergency.  They are much shaken, but glad of your support. We are not sure how these events will affect plans for […]

IVR Serbia international conference: Belgrade, 14 October 2016

IVR Serbia International conference Interpreting Law – The Role of Judges in Contemporary Democracies Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade, October 14, 2016 Legal interpretation has been one of the predominant topics in contemporary jurisprudence. From descriptive issues regarding the proper characterization of legal interpretation, to debates between competing normative theories of legal interpretation, legal […]

IVR Germany: Conference in Bremen, 22-24 September 2016

The University of Bremen will be host of the conference of IVR’s national section, which will take place 22-24 September 2016 in the Hanseatic City of Bremen. The topic for this conference is “Theories in the law—theories about law” (Theorien im Recht – Theorien über das Recht). Among the speakers are Martti Koskenniemi and Julian Nida-Rümelin. […]

UK IVR Conference: Call for Abstracts

Call for Papers UK IVR Annual Conference — Call for Abstracts The 2016 annual conference will be held in Leeds, 29–30 October. The conference welcomes contributions to the theoretical and practical understanding of the relationship between law and social sustainability in topics related, but not limited, to the following areas: • Labour Law and Modern Slavery • Human […]