Monday, May 23, 2011

Call for Papers: ISMLLW

The Military Law and the Law of War Review is seeking papers on two topics: 1) The Role and Responsibilities of Legal Advisors in the Armed Forces: Evolution and Present Trends and 2) Military Operations in Libya.  The Military Law and the Law of War Review is a journal specialised in matters of interest for both civilian and military legal advisors as well as legal scholars and academics. It is among the oldest publications at the international level in the areas of military/security law and the law of war. For decades, the Review has been an important forum of discussion for scholars and practitioners from all over the world. The Review is produced by the Belgian Centre for Military Law and the Law of War, under the auspices of the International Society for Military Law and the Law of War, with the support of the Belgian Ministry of Defence.

The Editorial Board invites practitioners and scholars to submit articles dealing with these topics by e-mail to: soc-mil-law@scarlet.beArticles related to the topic the Role and Responsibilities of Legal Advisors in the Armed Forces: Evolution and Present Trends should be submitted by 15 July 2011 at the latest.  Articles discussing legal questions associated with the current military operations in Libya should be submitted by 15 September 2011.

You can learn more about the call for papers and about the International Society for Military Law and the Law of War here