Open Science Research Excellence

ICCCL 2020 : International Conference on Common and Civil Law

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
February 6 - 7, 2020

Call for Papers

ICCCL 2020 : International Conference on Common and Civil Law is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Common and Civil Law. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Primary connotations
  • Common law as opposed to statutory law and regulatory law
  • Common law legal systems as opposed to civil law legal systems
  • Law as opposed to equity
  • Basic principles of common law
  • Common law adjudication
  • The common law evolves to meet changing social needs and improved understanding
  • Interaction of constitutional, statutory and common law
  • Overruling precedent—the limits of stare decisis
  • Common law as a foundation for commercial economies
  • Mediaeval English common law
  • Influences of foreign legal systems
  • Roman law
  • Propagation of the common law to the colonies and Commonwealth by reception statutes
  • Decline of Latin maxims, and adding flexibility to stare decisis
  • 1870 through 20th century, and the procedural merger of law and equity
  • Common law pleading and its abolition in the early 20th century
  • Contrasts between common law and civil law systems
  • Constant jurisprudence
  • General principles of law
  • Adversarial system and inquisitorial system
  • Contrasting role of treatises and academic writings in common law and civil law systems
  • Common law legal systems in the present day
  • Roman Dutch Common law
  • Alternatives to common law systems
  • Scholarly works
  • Early common law systems
  • Examples of modern common law systems
  • Common law as applied to matrimony
  • Common and civil laws
  • Stages of common law trials
  • Slavery