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Call for Papers: Law, Tradition, and Conservatism: Legal Responses to Neoliberal Governance (University of Helsinki)

The Faculty of Law in cooperation with Aleksanteri Institute of the University of Helsinki is pleased to announce the annual conference under the Development of Russian Law research project, which will take place in Helsinki on November 4-5, 2019. This conference continues the series of workshops, seminars, and conferences in Russian law, organized by the Faculty of Law since 2008. This annual event is devoted to discussions of new and important topics within the field of Eastern European, Russian and Eurasian law and legal studies.

The working language of the conference is English. All presentations and discussions are held in this language. For individual paper submissions, please, include:- Name;- Affiliation;- Contact information;- Title of your talk;- Abstract (200-400 words). For session proposals, please, include:- Title of your session;- Organiser’s name, affiliation and contact information;- Session’s Chair and Discussant;- Session abstract (400 words);- Each presenter’s name, affiliation and contact information;- Each presenter’s title and abstract (100 words). The proposals shall be submitted by May 15, 2019 via online submission system: More information can be found in the attached document.

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