The purpose of the ISCL is to encourage the comparative study of law and legal systems and to seek affiliation with individuals and organisations with complimentary aims. We were established in June 2008 and are recognised by the International Academy of Comparative Law.

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Irish Society of Comparative Law – Election of officers and committee

The purpose of the Society is to encourage the comparative study of law and legal systems. Following our successful conference at University of Limerick in June 2015, we now call for nominations for positions within the Society. To nominate yourself or another (by 2 September) for the posts of President, Vice-President or Secretary, or as committee member, e-mail to elections@iscl.ie. Nominated individuals must be members in good standing. If more than one person is nominated for any of the formal positions, an election will be held electronically on 15 September – votes to elections@iscl.ie.    

For further information contact Steve Hedley (current President) at UCC (s.hedley@ucc.ie, 021 490 3990) or visit irishsocietyofcomparativelaw.blogspot.ie.  Membership queries: secretary@iscl.ie.  

For information, it is expected that the 2016 conference will be mid-year, at NUIG.

Sunday, March 15, 2015

ISCL Conference: Plenary Speakers Announced!!

The plenary speakers of the Irish Society of Comparative Law Conference have been announced.

Comparative legal historians Kjell Å Modéer and Mia Korpiola will speak.

More details on the conference will follow soon.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

CALLS FOR PAPERS - BACK-TO-BACK CONFERENCES: Juris Diversitas (2-4 June 2015) and Irish Society of Comparative Law (5-6 June 2015)


The Juris Diversitas and Irish Society of Comparative Law annual conferences will be hosted back-to-back at the School of Law of the University of Limerick in Limerick, Ireland.

The theme of the former is ‘The State and/of Comparative Law’; the theme of the latter is ‘Comparative Law: From Antiquity to Modernity’.

See the links here and here.