Call For Papers Conference on the Occupy Central Movement and Its Aftermaths: An Interdisciplinary Study

Deadline: 
05/1/15
Event Date: 
09/18/15 to 09/19/15
Location name: 
City University of Hong Kong
Organization: 
Co-organizers: Asia Pacific Law Review (APLR), School of Law, City University of Hong Kong Centre for Chinese and Comparative Law, School of Law, City University of Hong Kong

Conference on the Occupy Central Movement and Its Aftermaths: An Interdisciplinary Study

18-19 September 2015, Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong

Co-organizers:
Asia Pacific Law Review (APLR), School of Law, City University of Hong Kong
Centre for Chinese and Comparative Law, School of Law, City University of Hong Kong

Call For Papers Loyola University Chicago School of Law Sixth Annual Constitutional Law Colloquium

Deadline: 
06/15/15
Event Date: 
11/6/15 to 11/7/15
Location name: 
Philip H. Corboy Law Center, 25 East Pearson Street, Chicago, IL 60611.
Organization: 
Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Sixth Annual Constitutional Law Colloquium

Friday, November 6th- Saturday, November 7th 2015

Phillip H. Corboy Law Center
Power Rogers & Smith Ceremonial Courtroom, 10th Floor
25 East Pearson St., Chicago, IL

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Erwin Chemerinsky
Dean of the University of California-Irvine School of Law
Distinguished Professor of Law
Raymond Pryke Professor of First Amendment Law

Call for Presenters: Cleveland State Law Review Spring Symposium

Deadline: 
03/17/15
Event Date: 
04/17/15
Location name: 
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Organization: 
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law and the Cleveland State Law Review

Cleveland-Marshall College of law and the Vleveland State Law Review are proud to host Professor Lawrence Lessig from Harvard University on April 17, 2015. Professor lessig will be giving an address titled "How Money (in politics) Matters." The Cleveland State law Review would like to tie in Professor lessig`s talk with scholarly debate concerning the effects of money in politics, and in particular, the effects of Citizens United v. FEC.

We are soliciting presenters to participate in our symposium prior to Professor Lessig`s keynote address

Call for papers: Poverty Law: Academic Activism

Deadline: 
04/25/15
Event Date: 
02/19/16 to 02/20/16
Location name: 
Seattle University School of Law
Organization: 
Seattle University School of Law

 

POVERTY LAW: ACADEMIC ACTIVISM

SEATTLE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW

FEB.19-20, 2016

Call for Proposals: 

We invite proposals for presentations at a Spring 2016 conference, “Poverty Law: Academic 

Activism” to be held on Feb. 19-20, 2016, hosted by Seattle University School of Law. The 

conference will focus on the connection between academics and activism, broadly understood. Just 

as “poverty law” is a broad category that includes everything from welfare and education programs 

Call for Papers: “The Top Ten Rankings of the Supreme Court.”

Deadline: 
08/1/15
Event Date: 
08/1/15
Location name: 
Green Bag 4th Micro Symposium
Organization: 
GREEN BAG and Journal of Law

Ex Ante 126 18 GREEN BAG 2D CALL FOR PAPERS: THE BEST OF THE MOST/LEAST, BEST/WORST, ETC./ETC. OF THE U.S. SUPREME COURT e invite submissions for our fourth micro-symposium, to be published in the Green Bag and the Journal of Law. Theme: The Top Ten Rankings of the Supreme Court. This is inspired, obviously, by Rick Hasen’s The Most Sarcastic Justice (see page 215 below), and Jay Wexler’s “Laugh Track” studies (see, e.g., 9 GREEN BAG 2D 59 (2005)).

Call for Papers - Extra-Territoriality and Financial Regulation

Deadline: 
02/27/15
Event Date: 
06/26/15
Location name: 
Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC
Organization: 
Journal of Financial Regulation

Attempts by national regulators to give their regulatory standards extra-territorial effect
beyond their own borders have become increasingly popular in fields as diverse as banking,
securities and derivatives regulation. The attractiveness of extra-territorial regulation for
policy-makers is obvious: in a world still reeling from the 2008 financial crisis, regulators can
export policy preferences unilaterally while preventing some of the most malicious forms of
regulatory arbitrage that can undermine their effectiveness.

CALL FOR PROPOSALS - The Pedagogy of Procedure

Deadline: 
03/13/15
Event Date: 
01/6/16 to 01/9/16
Location name: 
New York City
Organization: 
AALS

Why do so many students find Civil Procedure so difficult — and different from other first-year courses?  With these quandaries in mind, The Pedagogy of Procedure panel will explore teaching strategies designed to deepen students’ understanding of the doctrine, to animate the classroom learning environment, and to truly engage students through the use of intentional and innovative pedagogy.  Our panelists will spotlight course topics typically covered in Civil Procedure that tend to be particularly challenging for students, e.g., pleading requirements, Rule 12(b)(6) dismis

Economic Governance and Social Preferences

Deadline: 
04/12/15
Event Date: 
09/3/15 to 09/4/15
Location name: 
Tilburg University, the Netherlands
Organization: 
Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC)

Research into social dilemmas is a cornerstone in the social sciences. The defining characteristic of such dilemmas is that mutual cooperation among the actors involved is efficient but that, unless adequate institutions are in place or actors have social preferences, deviating from cooperation is rational from the individual viewpoint. As a consequence of this incentive to free ride, transactions are not undertaken and economies grow by less than their full potential.

POVERTY LAW: ACADEMIC ACTIVISM

Deadline: 
04/25/15
Event Date: 
02/19/16 to 02/20/16
Location name: 
Seattle University School of Law

We invite proposals for presentations at a Spring 2016 conference, “Poverty Law: AcademicActivism” to be held on Feb. 19-20, 2016, hosted by Seattle University School of Law. Theconference will focus on the connection between academics and activism, broadly understood. Just as “poverty law” is a broad category that includes everything from welfare and education programs to immigration and tax policy, so too, “academic activism” includes a wide range of activities.

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