CONTRACTS IN PIL

CONTRACTUAL ISSUES IN PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW

11 October 2018

University of Marmara, Istanbul/Turkey

CONTRACTUAL ISSUES IN PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW

Contractual Issues in Private International Law

Dear Participants,

We are very pleased to announce that an international conference on ‘Contractual Issues in Private International Law’ is going to be held in Istanbul, Turkey on October 11, 2018, by University of Marmara, Faculty of Law, Department of Private International Law. We are looking forward to welcoming our colleagues from both Turkey and abroad to participate in this international meeting. 

The main goal of the conference is to study and discuss contractual matters in international legal practice within the context of private international law discipline, considering several topics. We hope to get the desired results discussing the papers and studies of our colleagues analyzing contract-related legal matters in depth. The papers sent for the presentation will be evaluated by the Steering Committee, formed by the Organization Commission and the contributors of selected papers will be contacted back.

We request from researchers who would like to give a presentation to send their abstracts to us via pilcontracts2018@yahoo.com email address.

We will be proud of being with you in the conference in Istanbul, a fascinating historical city.   

With best regards,   
Conference Co-Chair Assoc. Prof. Dr. MUSTAFA ERKAN

Organizing Committee

  • Res.Asst. Kazım ÇINAR

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Assoc. Prof. Mustafa ERKAN

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Res Asst. Seçil ETLİOĞLU

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Dr. H. Akif KARACA

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Sibel ÖZEL

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Dr. Zeynep ÖZGENÇ

    Faculty of Law, Uludağ University, Türkiye

  • Res.Asst. Ayşenur ÖZTÜRK

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Assoc. Prof. Hatice Selin PÜRSELİM ARNİNG

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Res Asst. Elif Selen BATIGÜN

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Res.Asst. Can YÖNEY

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

Sorting by last name

  • Prof. Dr. Ziya AKINCI

    Faculty of Law, Galatasaray University, Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Yusuf ÇALIŞKAN

    Faculty of Law, Ibn Haldun University, Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. B. Bahadır ERDEM

    Faculty of Law, Istanbul University, Türkiye

  • Assoc. Prof. Mustafa ERKAN

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Yaoming HSU

    College of Law, National Cheng-Chi University, Tayvan

  • Prof. Dr. Andrea LISTA

    School of Law, University of Exeter (Chair in Commercial Law), Birleşik Krallık

  • Prof. Dr. Umar MAHMOD

    School of Law, Xinjiang University, Çin

  • Prof. Dr. (Munir) A F M MANIRUZZAMAN

    Portsmouth Law School, University of Portsmouth (Chair in International and Business Law), Birleşik Krallık

  • Prof. Dr. Hatice ÖZDEMİR KOCASAKAL

    Faculty of Law, Galatasaray University, Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Sibel ÖZEL

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Günseli ÖZTEKİN GELGEL

    Faculty of Law, Istanbul University, Türkiye

  • Dr. Mavluda SATTOROVA

    School of Law, University of Liverpool, Birleşik Krallık

  • Prof. Dr. Bilgin TİRYAKİOĞLU

    Faculty of Law, İhsan Doğramacı Bilkent University, Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Ayfer UYANIK

    Faculty of Law, Mef University, Türkiye

Sorting by last name

Subjects

Applicable Law in International Commercial Contracts

Jurisdiction Agreements

International Commercial Contracts

Party Autonomy in Private International Law

Conract-Related Matters in Family Law

Contracts Regarding Immovable Properties

Contracts of Carriage in Private International Law

Contracts Concerning the Protection of a Weaker Party

Other Issues Regarding Contracts in Context of Private International Law

Important Dates

  • 20.08.2018

    Deadline for the Submission of Papers

  • 10.09.2018

    Acceptance of Papers

Register

Please fill out the information below.

Rules for Submissions

Papers should include the purpose, significance and conclusion of the study and be written in the English language.

Papers should consist of 300 to 500 words.Papers should be sent in both “Microsoft Word” (doc or docx) and “pdf” file formats and it is kindly requested to name the files as ''name of the study, underscore (_), name and surname of the author. (For instance, “internationalarbitrationagreements_mustafaerkan”)

The title of the paper should include the name of the study and the name, title, workplace and contact information of the author (e.g. phone number and e-mail address).A4 (29,7 x 21,0 cm) size paper must be used. The left margin must be at least 3 cm wide, other three margins must be at least 2.5 cm wide.

Times New Roman font is acceptable. The font size should be 12 and 1.5 line spacing should be used. The title should be centered, single-spaced and in font size 12.

We kindly request you to send your papers to pilcontracts2018@yahoo.com.

The papers will be considered by the Scientific Committee, formed by the Organization Commission and the contributors of selected papers will be contacted.

Draft Program

October 11, 2018

09.30-10.00 Opening Speeches
10.00-10.30 Coffee Break
10.30-12.15 First Session – Cross-Border Commercial Contracts
12.15-12.30 A Music Recital
12.30-13.30 Lunch Break
13.30-15.00 Second Session – Contractual Issues in Civil Law
15.00-15.30 Coffee Break
15.30-17.00 Third Session – Contracts over Jurisdiction
17.00-17.30 Closing Remarks
19.00 Congress Dinner

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When will the conference take place?

    The conference will take place on October 11, 2018.

  • How can I register for the conference?

    You can register for the conference by filling out the form at http://etkinlik.marmara.edu.tr/tr/contractsinpil#register

  • Do I have to pay to attend?

    No, the conference is free of charge.

  • In which language the conference will take place?

    The conference will take place in both English and Turkish languages. A simultaneous translation service will also be provided.

  • When is the deadline for the submission of papers?

    The deadline for the submission of papers is August 20, 2018.

  • From whom consists of the Scientific Committee?

    The Scientific Committee consists of Prof. Dr. Yaoming Hsu (National Cheng-Chi University), Prof. Dr. Andrea Lista (University of Exeter), Prof. Dr. Umar Mahmod (Xinjiang University), Prof. Dr. (Munir) A F M Maniruzzaman (University of Portsmouth), Dr. Mavluda Sattorova (University of Liverpool), Prof. Dr. Ziya Akıncı (University of Galatasaray), Prof. Dr. Yusuf Çalışkan (Ibn Haldun University), Prof. Dr. Bahadır Erdem (University of Istanbul), Prof. Dr. Hatice Özdemir Kocasakal (University of Galatasaray), Prof. Dr. Sibel Özel (University of Marmara), Prof. Dr. Günseli Öztekin Gelgel (University of Istanbul), Prof. Dr. Bilgin Tiryakioğlu (İhsan Doğramacı Bilkent University), Prof. Dr. Ayfer Uyanık (MEF University) and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Erkan (University of Marmara).

  • When will the selected papers be announced?

    Papers deemed to be suitable for presentation will be announced by September 10, 2018.

  • From whom consists of the Organizing Committee?

    The Organizing Committee consists of Prof. Dr. Sibel Özel, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Erkan, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hatice Selin Pürselim Arning, Dr. H. Akif Karaca, Dr. Zeynep Özgenç, Res. Asst. Kazım Çınar, Res. Asst. Can Yöney, Res. Asst. Ayşenur Öztürk, Res. Asst. Elif Selen Batıgün and Res. Asst. Seçil Etlioğlu.

  • How can I contact you?

    You can contact us via our email address pilcontracts2018@yahoo.com.

  • How can I submit my paper to you? What are the rules to be followed in the preparation of the papers?

    You may send your papers to us via pilcontracts2018@yahoo.com. Papers should include the purpose, significance and conclusion of the study and be written in the English language. Papers should consist of 300 to 500 words.Papers should be sent in both “Microsoft Word” (doc or docx) and “pdf” file formats and it is kindly requested to name the files as ''name of the study, underscore (_), name and surname of the author. (For instance, “internationalarbitrationagreements_mustafaerkan”) The title of the paper should include the name of the study and the name, title, workplace and contact information of the author (e.g. phone number and e-mail address). A4 (29,7 x 21,0 cm) size paper must be used. The left margin must be at least 3 cm wide, other three margins must be at least 2.5 cm wide. Times New Roman font is acceptable. The font size should be 12 and 1.5 line spacing should be used. The title should be centered, single-spaced and in font size 12.

  • Which subjects the conference will be related to?

    The conference will essentially be focused on contractual issues in private international law. In this regard, it is possible to submit papers regarding applicable law to international commercial contracts, jurisdiction agreements, international commercial arbitration, party autonomy in private international law and other issues regarding contracts in the context of private international law.

Contact

Marmara Üniversitesi Hukuk Fakültesi Tıbbiye Caddesi Haydarpaşa 34688 Üsküdar/İstanbul

Contact : Mustafa ERKAN