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Private international law

Convenor

Emma Roberts

Call for Papers

Abstracts may only be submitted via the Easy Chair system. They must be no longer than 300 words and must include your title, name and institutional affiliation and your email address for correspondence.

The deadline for the submissions is Monday 19 January 2015.

This theme invites submissions on all areas of private international law, especially those focussed on current developments in this field. Postgraduate students and early career academics are encouraged to submit a paper. Submissions on ‘work in progress’ are also welcome, provided that the work is sufficiently developed.
Papers may include, but are not limited to:
* Jurisdiction issues in Private International Law;
* Applicable law in contractual obligations;
* Applicable law in non-contractual obligations;
* Applicable law in family matters;
* Theories and Methods in Private International Law;
* Foreign Law in Domestic Courts;
* Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments;
* Procedure and Evidence in Private International Law; and
* Concepts associated with Private International Law, such as, habitual residence, nationality and domicile.

For informal discussions about proposed papers, please contact
Dr. Emma Roberts, (Bangor University, University of Chester).

Session Programme (Papers and rooms are subject to change)

Thursday: Session 7: Ramphal Room 1.03

Session Title:

Papers:'The Continuing Evolution of Habitual Residence' - David Hill

'A blessing in disguise - International traffic accidents and insurance' - Christopher Bisping

'State versus minority groups: Can equilibrium on gender equality be reached? - Naheed Ghauri