Cornell Law School and the Society for Empirical Legal Studies (SELS) are pleased to announce the 12th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies (CELS) on October 13-14, 2017, in Ithaca, New York.
Law and Society
The Association of Law, Property, and Society (ALPS) will host their annual conference on May 18-20 at the University of Michigan. Submissions for individual papers or panels are due by February 24, 2017. Submissions may include finished articles or early works-in-progress. Submissions of abstracts and registration can be done at the ALPS webs
4th Annual International & Comparative Urban Law Conference: Law and the New Urban Agenda
Call For Conference Participants
July 17th & 18th, 2017, Cape Town, South Africa
The Fordham Urban Law Center, in partnership with the University of Cape Town (UCT) and UN Habitat, is pleased to announce a call for participation in the 4th Annual International and Comparative Urban Law Conference. The Conference will be held on Monday July 17th and Tuesday July 18th, 2017 at UCT in Cape Town, South Africa.
The Journal of Law and Health is a traditional, yet innovative periodical. Articles are drawn from all disciplines that offer a perspective on the legal aspects of medicine and health sciences. This pan-disciplinary format allows flexibility in both the type and length of articles published. While retaining a scholarly format, the Journal encourages publication of the innovative idea, the bold statement, and the unique point of view. The Journal of Law and Health is a student-run publication that has been cited by many Federal Courts and the Ohio Supreme Court.
Interest in food law and policy grew rapidly during the Obama administration. An emboldened food movement increasingly challenged corporate food and agricultural interests, while many academics, policymakers, and consumers began to promote food system reform as an attractive route to broader societal change. Writing about the future of food politics, Michael Pollan recently noted, “the culture of food is shifting underfoot.”
European Society of International Law Interest Group on International Legal Theory Workshop, held on the occasion of the 13th ESIL Annual Conference: ‘Global Public Goods, Global Commons and Fundamental Values: The Responses of International Law’, Naples, 7–9 September 2017 Call for Papers
At present, women make up an average of 17% of the judges of international courts and tribunals. There is significant variation in the proportion of women on the benches of different legal regimes. To better understand and assess this inequality, PluriCourts and iCourts invites papers for a workshop March 23-24 2017 in Oslo, Norway.
Call for Papers 4th Winchester Conference on Trust, Risk, Information and the Law #TRILCon17
Date: Wednesday 3 May 2017
Venue: Winchester Business School, West Downs Campus, Romsey Road, Winchester SO22 5HT, Hampshire, UK
The Fourth Interdisciplinary Winchester Conference on Trust, Risk, Information and the Law will be held on Wednesday 3 May 2017 at the University of Winchester, UK.
Our overall theme for this conference will be: Artificial and De-Personalised Decision-Making: Machine-Learning, A.I. and Drones
A combination of technological, cultural, and economic factors during the long nineteenth century made images more readily available in a wider range of media than ever before. These transformations raised new questions about the ownership and use of images.