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CFP: Ontario Legal Philosophy Partnership (Deadline, March 17)

Por Jorge Luis Fabra Zamora (jorgefabraz@gmail.com)

Una vez más, les comparto la convocatoria del Ontario Legal Philosophy Partnership, que se llavará en McMaster en junio 17-18. El deadline es marzo 17. 

The Ontario Legal Philosophy Partnership (OLPP) Annual Graduate Student Conference is a free academic event at which we showcase recent work in legal theory and the philosophy of law. The presented papers range in topics from feminist legal theory, philosophy of criminal law, international law, constitutionalism, and many more. While acceptance is given only to graduate and law students, all are welcome to attend (including students, faculty, or any persons with a general interest in legal theory). We are currently accepting graduate and law student submissions relating to all areas within legal theory including, but not limited to: ü  General and Normative Jurisprudence ü  The Nature of Law ü  Law and Morality ü  Judicial Review/ Judicial Activism/ Theories of the Judicial Role ü  C…

IVR no será en Estambul

Por Jorge Luis Fabra Zamora (jorgefabraz@gmail.com)

Les comparto que la próxima conferencia del IVR no será en Estambul. Esta es la comunicación oficial del presidente, Mortimer Sellers, disponible aquí.

Dear Members of the International Association for the Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (IVR), The Turkish section of IVR has sent me a letter explaining that in current circumstances they do not believe it possible to hold the XXVIIIth World Congress of the IVR in Istanbul as originally planned and that they therefore wish to be relieved of the duty to do so.  The IVR Executive Committee has approved their request. While I completely understand the circumstances that led the Turkish Section of IVR to make their request, I deeply regret the necessity of making this change, as I know that they do also. I have sent a message to Prof. Ioanna Kucuradi, chair of the World Congress organizing committee, and to Prof. Gulriz Uygur, a member of the IVR EC who has worked very hard on Congress…