Conference Code: 17ZA01ICLPRL
Conference Aims and Objectives
The ICLPRL 2017: 19th International Conference on Legal Positivism and Rule of Law
aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Legal Positivism and Rule of Law. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Legal Positivism and Rule of Law.
Call for Contributions
All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Legal Positivism and Rule of Law are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET
All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index
, and submitted to be indexed in the
, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.
Special Journal Issues
has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Legal Positivism and Rule of Law
A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.
Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities
The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form
|Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline
||November 30, 2016
|Notification of Acceptance/Rejection
||December 5, 2016
|Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline
||December 10, 2016
||January 12 - 13, 2017
Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for
Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE
before submitting your paper.
Selected Conference Papers
1) Electoral Mathematics and Asymmetrical Treatment to Political Parties: The Mexican CaseVerónica Arredondo, Miguel Martínez-Panero, Teresa Peña, Victoriano Ramírez 2) A Method to Enhance the Accuracy of Digital Forensic in the Absence of Sufficient Evidence in Saudi ArabiaFahad Alanazi, Andrew Jones 3) The Importance of Intellectual Property for Universities of Technology in South Africa: Challenges Faced and Proposed Way ForwardMartha E. Ikome, John M. Ikome 4) Towards a Deeper Understanding of 21st Century Global TerrorismFrancis Jegede 5) The Portuguese Framework of the Professional Internship without Public FundsAna Lambelho 6) Opening up Government Datasets for Big Data Analysis to Support Policy Decisions K. Hardy, A. Maurushat 7) Origins of Strict Liability for Abnormally Dangerous Activities in the United States, Rylands v. Fletcher and a General Clause of Strict Liability in the UKMaria Lubomira Kubica 8) Enforcement of Decisions of Ombudsmen and the South African Public Protector: Muzzling the WatchdogsRoxan Venter 9) The Philosophical Hermeneutics Contribution to Form a Highly Qualified Judiciary in BrazilThiago R. Pereira 10) Legal Theories Underpinning Access to Justice for Victims of Sexual Violence in Refugee Camps in AfricaO. E. Eberechi, G. P. Stevens 11) The Role of the Accused’s Attorney in the Criminal Justice System of Iran, Mashhad 2014Mahdi Karimi 12) The Ethio-Eritrea Claims Commission on Use of Force: Issue of Self-Defense or Violation of SovereigntyIsaias Teklia Berhe 13) Age–Related Changes of the Sella Turcica Morphometry in Adults Older Than 20-25 YearsYu. I. Pigolkin, M. A. Garcia Corro 14) Free and Open Source Licences, Software Programmers, and the Social Norm of ReciprocityLuke McDonagh 15) Directors’ Duties, Civil Liability, and the Business Judgment Rule under the Portuguese Legal FrameworkMarisa Catarina da Conceição Dinis