The Vienna Journal on International Constitutional Law is dedicated to a wide range of subjects including in particular European Constitutional Law, Public International Law, the Constitutionalization of International Law, the Internationalization of Constitutional Law, the Migration of Constitutional Ideas, Legal Theory, and Comparative Constitutional Law. For its 10 year anniversary the Journal will host a conference dedicated to its very scope: The one day event to be held on 23 September 2016 at Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) will focus on the concept of International Constitutional Law.
Consortium for Social Research on Turkey (CSRT) in collaboration with Center for Policy and Research on Turkey (Research Turkey) and the Student Collective of Turkey at the New School invites paper submissions for a full-day conference on constitutional politics in Turkey to be held at the New School for Social Research, New York, on March 4, 2016.
Cross-post from I·CONnect, Yale Law School, April 15-16, 2016. This Symposium is convened by Richard Albert (Boston College/Yale Law School) and Menaka Guruswamy (Yale Law School). Founding moments are landmark events that break ties with the ancien regime and lay the foundation for the establishment of modern states. Founding moments shape national law, influence surrounding countries, establish future power structures and legitimize certain political institutions within the country. This conference on founding moments in constitutionalism is an opportunity to address this phenomenon and how it relates to our understanding of law.
The Minerva Center for the Rule of Law under Extreme Conditions at the University of Haifa and Boston College Law School invite submissions for a full-day international Symposium on Constitutionalism Under Extreme Conditions, to be held in Haifa, Israel at the Faculty of Law, University of Haifa on Monday, 18 July 2016, under the auspices of The Israeli Association of Public Law (IAPL). The Keynote speech at this event will be delivered by Justice Dorit Beinisch, President of the Supreme Court of Israel (ret.) and President of the IAPL. This Symposium is convened by Prof. Richard Albert (Boston College) and Dr. Yaniv Roznai (Minerva Center for RLuEC).
The Center for Parliamentary Studies, LUISS Guido Carli University of Rome in cooperation with the University of Milan, Department of National and Supranational Public Law, the International Society of Public Law (ICON-S) and the Younger Comparativists Committee (YCC), American Society of Comparative Law invite submissions for a two-day Global Symposium on Bicameralism under Pressure: Constitutional Reform of National Legislatures, to be held in Rome, Italy on Monday and Tuesday, May 2 and 3, 2016.
As part of our group’s research activities we are launching a new Comparative Constitutional Change book series. Please feel free to circulate the news to scholars who might be interested in submitting a book proposal. Comparative Constitutional Change has developed into a distinct field of constitutional law that encompasses the study of constitutions through the way they change and covers a wide scope of topics and methodologies. Books in this series include work on constitutional development in the functions of the constitution, the organization of powers and the protection of rights, but also work that focuses on formal amendment rules and the relation between constituent and constitutive power.

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