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Call for papers

The 2nd Zagreb International Conference on the Law of Obligations will be held in Zagreb on 28 – 30 September 2022. The conference is organised by the Department of Law at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Economics and Business, in partnership with the ELI Croatian Hub and the ELI Global Private Law SIG, and with the support of the Croatian Chamber of Economy and ICC Croatia.

The conference welcomes paper proposals from scholars and practitioners in the field of the law of obligations. Paper proposals have to be submitted with an abstract (300 – 500 words), a biographical note (100 – 150 words) and an indication of the conference topic, using the paper proposal submission form available here, no later than 30 June 2022. While up to three paper proposals may be submitted, only one proposal can be accepted for presentation. A maximum of two co-authors are allowed.

Proposals have to be related to one of the topics of the conference. Timely submitted proposals will be considered by the Scientific Committee which will select up to sixty papers to be presented at the conference according to the criteria of excellence and originality of the research and the success in addressing the topics of the conference. The final decision on the acceptance of the proposals will be communicated to the authors on 15 July 2022, along with the instructions for full paper submission and useful information related to travel and accommodation.

There is no registration fee for conference speakers whose paper proposals are accepted for presentation, but the conference speakers are responsible for their accommodation and travel arrangements. Hotel Dubrovnik is the hotel partner of the conference. Accommodation of the conference speakers is offered at special rates. To receive further information, please select the relevant option in the paper proposal submission form.

Conference speakers are expected to submit their full papers no later than 1 December 2022. The submitted papers will be double-blind peer reviewed. Selected papers will be published in the second half of 2023 in one of the several edited books anticipated as the outcome of the conference.

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