Call for Papers: Tilburg University’s Journal of Intellectual Property, Information Technology and Electronic Commerce Law [JIPITEC]: Submit by Nov 30

Call for Papers

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We particularly encourage submissions addressing (not limited to) such subjects as:

· Content take-down and reinstatement in light of human rights

· Human rights aspects of filtering and website-blocking

· Human rights aspects of voluntary enforcement agreements among individuals

· Government-pressured ‘codes of conduct’ and human rights · Relationship between EU law and ECHR law on intermediary liability

· Digital jurisdiction and its role for due process

· Positive obligations of the state and their impact on intermediary liability

· Right to be delisted and its implications for global free speech

· Transparency of intermediaries about content-removals

· Algorithmic enforcement and fundamental rights

Deadlines and Anticipated Timeline

· Initial abstract submission deadline (~ 500 words): 30th November, 2016

· Authors notified of (tentative) acceptance: 31st December, 2016

· Full papers due (based on accepted abstracts): 31st May, 2017


Publication in 2017 Specifics about submissions: Initial abstracts should contain approximately 500 words.

Subsequent full paper submissions should contain fewer than 10,000 words (including footnotes and citations), and should contain a 200-word abstract and biographical information about the authors on a cover page.

Invited full paper submissions will undergo formal double-blind peer review, which is expected to take between 1 and 2 months.

Submissions that are not selected for peer-review will be released back to the authors quickly.

Submission Procedure

All submissions should be submitted in editable Word (*.doc/x) or *.rtf formats, and should adhere to the formatting and citation requirements of JIPITEC. Click HERE for guidelines.

All submissions of abstracts and/or questions should be sent to the editor via email to: [email protected]

For further details, click HERE.

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