Utrecht Journal of International and European Law
Call for Papers: ‘Legal Aspects of Corporate Social Responsibility’
Utrecht Journal of International and European Law, formerly Merkourios, is issuing a call for papers in relation to its forthcoming 78th edition on ‘Legal Aspects of Corporate Social Responsibility’. It is a well-attested fact that there is a lack of legal accountability for multinational corporations both at an international and national level. Vent means have been utilised vovoked increasing levels of discussion with varying perspectives as to the correct path with which to move forward.
The Board of Editors invites you to submit papers addressing any legal issues relating to corporate social responsibility from an international or European law perspective.
This edition is primarily concerned with corporate social responsibility but relevant issues may also have broader implications, including: the growing ovent spheres of international law; the right to deveen universalism and particularism; the relationship between developing and developed countries; long-standing principles of international law such as non-interve of international law as a whole and the rejection of human rights law norms for multinationals in favour of voluntary initiatives. All types of manuscripts, from socio-legal to legal-technical to comparative will be considered.
The Board of Editors will select articles based on quality of research and writing, diversity and rel-evance of topic. Utrecht Journal holds a word limit of 15000 words, including footnotes. Authors may be graduate students, post-graduates, legal academics or practitioners.
Deadline for Submissions: 14 November 2013
Please submit your article using the journal online submission system, where is will undergo editorial consideration.
Utrecht Journal is the student-led, peer-reviewed biannual law journal of Urios, the Utrecht Association for International and European Law. Journal was founded in 1981 as Merkourios. This year, the Board of Editors decided to change it to its current name. In the years since 1981, Utrecht Journal has expanded its readership and is now distributed all over the world through databases such as HeinOnline and the Directory of Open Access Journals.