3rd International Law and Trade Conference (ILTC)

Venue: Victoria Hotel

Location: Sliema, Malta, Malta

Event Date/Time: Nov 03, 2009 End Date/Time: Nov 05, 2009
Registration Date: Oct 04, 2009
Early Registration Date: Sep 20, 2009
Abstract Submission Date: Oct 15, 2009
Paper Submission Date: Sep 20, 2009
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The Conference, organized by the International Association of IT Lawyers provides an opportunity for academics, practitioners and consultants from different backgrounds to dialogue on important issues relating to international law, trade, commerce, and information technology. We invite contributions on related topics, including but not limited to:
• WTO agreement and related matters
• Environment, Sustainable Development and Trade
• Foreign Investment
• Globalization, National Identity and Free Trade
Transcending Cultural Barriers in Trade
• Democracy and Trade
• Jurisdiction and Enforcement of Judgments
• Privacy and Data Protection
• E-government and Procurement
• Maritime Law & International Transport
• International Arbitration, Mediation, & Dispute Resolution • Financing and Money Laundering
• Illicit Transfers of Cultural Property
• State Intervention in Trade
• Trust & Corruption
• Tourism and Trade
• Taxation, Business and Finance
• Internet law & E-Commerce
• Marketing
• Business and Finance
• Media Law
• Energy and gas law
• Trade policy
• Consumer right
The conference committee is seeking submissions of papers for oral presentations at the conference. Submission papers are classified into 2 categories:
- Full 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 international journals and conference proceedings. Previously published peer-reviewed papers will also be considered, provided the author (s) are granted license from the publisher and publication information are noted in the article.
- Short papers: Including case studies, research in progress, or industry practices, are also welcomed as a basis for oral presentation and comment.

All accepted papers will be published in leading international journals.
Authors must provide about 150 word abstract. There is a maximum page limit of 15 pages (single-spaced) for full papers; however, it is anticipated that submissions will be between 4500 and 6000 words.
For full papers submitted for peer review, identifying information should be removed. Please send in a separate Word attachment the following information: Title, Affiliation and Author's Name.

When preparing your final version of the manuscript, please ensure that you use the conference template.

Send submissions by electronic mail in a Word document to: submit@lspi.net or sylvia@kierkegaard.co.uk


Sliema Malta

Additional Information

Important Dates - Submission Deadline for Full Research Papers: September 20, 2009 - Submission Deadline for Abstract Presentations: October 15, 2009 - Notification of Acceptance: September 25, 2009, For papers submitted before the deadline, authors will be notified 7 days after submission. - Final Camera-Ready (Proceedings) Version and Registration: October 10,2009