In this weekly feature, I-CONnect publishes a curated reading list of developments in public law. “Developments” may include a selection of links to news, high court decisions, new or recent scholarly books and articles, and blog posts from around the public law blogosphere.
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Developments in Constitutional Courts
In the News
1. Charles R. Calleros., , 45 Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law 259 (2017) (comparing the 2016 French obligation law reform with the American unconscionability doctrine, and examining the benefits of combining judicial powers of intervention with statutory and administrative regulation)
2. Charles M. Fombad, , Oxford University Press 2017 (identifying and examining the different models of constitutional review in Africa and providing a comparative study of the contemporary constitution adjudication practice)
4. Jack I. Garvey, , International Lawyer (forthcoming) (providing a lens for management of mass migration consistent with established international refugee law, human rights law, humanitarian law, and national control of immigration)
Calls for Papers and Announcements
1. The African Network of Constitutional Lawyers (ANCL), in collaboration with the Department of Law at the University of Botswana and partners, for its next ANCL Biennial Conference to be held in Gaborone, Botswana, on October 11-14, 2018, on the theme “Courts, Power and Constitutional Law in Africa”
2. The Human Rights Centre at the University of Padova, Italy, for its International Conference on the “Role of Human Rights Research: Current Challenges and Future Opportunities,” to be held November 27th–28th, 2017 at the University of Padova.
5. The Institute for Comparative Federalism of Eurac Research, Bolzano/Bozen, the Faculty of Law and the School of Political Science and Sociology at the University of Innsbruck for its Winter School on Federalism and Governance 2018 to be held from February 5th to 16th at the Faculty of Law and School of Political Science and Sociology, Leopold-Franzens–Universität Innsbruck, Austria and at the Institute for Comparative Federalism, Eurac Research, Bolzano/Bozen, Italy.