Call For Papers: Central Asian Yearbook of International and Comparative Law, volume 1 (2018)

Please find below a Call for Papers for the inaugural volume of the Central Asian Yearbook of International and Comparative Law.

” KIMEP University’s School of Law will launch a Central Asian Yearbook of International and Comparative Law, in 2018. The Yearbook will be published by T. M. C. Asser Press (The Netherlands) and Springer (Germany), and will be a first Yearbook of its kind, run by a team of leading law scholars from Central Asia and supported by an international Advisory Board.

Authors from Central Asian States are invited to suggest articles on any topics of international or comparative law, whereas authors from other States are encouraged, in particular, to make submissions relative to legal developments in Central Asia.

The inaugural volume of the Yearbook should consist of the following sections:

1.     Public International Law

2.     Private International Law

3.     Comparative Law

4.     Current Developments

5.     Book Reviews

Interested authors are invited to submit abstracts (in English, up to 200 words) of proposed articles, by the deadline of 30 November 2017, to the Yearbook’s Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Sergey Sayapin (s.sayapin@kimep.kz). The authors of selected papers will be notified by 31 December 2017, at the latest, and will be invited to submit full-length articles by 30 April 2018. The articles should comply with the Yearbook’s Guidelines for Authors (currently in development), and will be subject to peer review. The first volume of the Yearbook will be published by the end of 2018″.