From Tuesday 18 September till Friday 21 September incl. the 66th Congress of the Société Internationale 'Fernand de Visscher' de l’Histoire des Droits de l’Antiquité will take place in St Catherine's College, in Oxford. It is the main annual conference for all engaged in the laws and legal history of antiquity. The theme is ‘Reception of Law’, which will also cover the reception of law after 1100. See for further information www.sihda2012.eu. There is a special registration fee for faculty who are interested and they are of course welcome, as are students. These are asked, however, to contact first boudewijn.sirks@law.ox.ac.uk.