International Law and Trade Conference ( ILTC) (ILTC)

Venue: Bogazici University

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

Event Date/Time: May 10, 2007 End Date/Time: May 12, 2007
Registration Date: May 05, 2007
Early Registration Date: Apr 30, 2007
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 15, 2007
Paper Submission Date: Apr 01, 2007
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International Legal and Trade Conference (ILTC)
Date: 10-12 May, 2007
Place Istanbul, Turkey

The Conference, organised by the International Association of IT Lawyers and the International Department of Bogazici University, is an opportunity for academics, practitioners and consultants from different backgrounds to come together and exchange ideas for discussing key developments in International Trade law. We invite contributions focusing on international trade, business and law issues, such as, but not limited to:

WTO agreement Bills of Exchange
Environment, Sustainable Development and Trade Credit Transfers
Foreign Investments Financial Leasing and Mortgage
International Auditing Policies Illicit transfer of Cultural Property
Transcending Cultural Barriers in Trade Tourism and Trade
Protectionist Measures vs. Free Trade International Factoring
Globalisation, National Identity and Free Trade Law and economics
Money Laundering Public Choice Theory (lobbyism)
International Trade Agreements Corporation and Worker’s Rights
Foreign Exchange Consumption and Consumerism
Market Efficiency and Public Interest Debt and the Environment
Unemployment and Trade 3rd world debt
Preferential Trading State Aid
Taxation Financial System
State intervention and trade Foreign Investments
International Labour Policy, e.g. child labour International banking
Trust EU
Aviation Politics and Trade

Jurisdiction Internet law
Applicable Law EU Law
International Commercial Contract Tort law
Intellectual Property Rights Conflict of Law
Shipping Law International Trade Laws on bills of exchange and promissory notes
Privacy and Data Protection Enforcement of Judgments
International Commercial Arbitration, Mediation Consumer protection
e-government Mainstream Media and Free Trade
Anti-trust (competition law) International Transfer Pricing
Democracy and human rights Comparative Commercial Law
Cybercrime Evidence
Security Media Law
e-commerce International Transport law
Environmental law Trade & Cultural Protection
Legal risks and insurance Company law
Private Law and Posting of Workers Maritime Law

The conference committee is seeking submissions of papers for oral presentations at the conference in two major categories:

Academic, peer reviewed papers - these papers will be peer reviewed by members of the program committee and other independent reviewers (where necessary) and will be published under a non-exclusive copyright agreement in the book. "International Trade and Law: Bridging the East-West Divide" (ISBN: 87-991385-2-2 & 87-991385-3-0).

Selected accepted papers will be published in several leading international journals. Case studies, research in progress and full research papers will be considered for inclusion in the conference program, published proceedings.
Non-academic papers - these papers will not be peer reviewed. These papers will be selected on merit by the program committee. This category covers corporate papers, best practices, new technologies, policy issues etc.

Submission papers are classified into 2 categories (1) full paper (2) short paper. Authors must provide about 150 word abstract and five keywords. There is a maximum page limit of 12 pages (single-spaced) for full paper; however, it is anticipated that submissions will be between 4500 and 6000 words.

All information enabling the identification of authors must be removed from the submissions. Please send in a separate attachment in a word document, the following information: Title, Affiliation and Author's Name.

Send submissions by electronic mail in a Word document to:

Important Dates: Submission Deadline: April 1, 2007
Notification of Acceptance: April 7, 2007
For papers submitted before the deadline, Authors will be notified 7 days after submission
Final Camera-Ready (Proceedings) Version and Registration: April 12, 2007
Conference: May 10-12, 2007