Law and Society

Call For Participation: Fisher v. University of Texas and the Future of Affirmative Action

Deadline: 
03/11/16
Event Date: 
08/3/16
Location name: 
Amelia Island, FL
Organization: 
Professor Eang Ngov (Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law)

Professor Eang Ngov (Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law) is seeking participants to join a discussion group on Fisher v. University of Texas and the Future of Affirmative Action Aug. 3, 2016, 9 a.m. -12 p.m., at the Southeastern Association of Law Schools Conference.

Call For Papers: Economics and Law of Public Pension Reform

Deadline: 
04/10/16
Event Date: 
12/1/16 to 12/2/16
Location name: 
Fairfax, VA
Organization: 
The Law & Economics Center at George Mason University School of Law

The Law & Economics Center at George Mason University School of Law will host two events during the fall of 2016 on The Economics and Law of Public Pension Reform.

We believe the looming public pension crisis poses a considerable threat to states’ fiscal soundness and public welfare that can be better addressed by promoting scholarly research on the subject and disseminating the results of that research to the appropriate audiences.

Call for Nominations: Harold Berman Prize for Excellence in Law & Religion Scholarship

Deadline: 
07/15/16
Event Date: 
01/4/17 to 01/7/17
Location name: 
2017 AALS Annual Meeting
Organization: 
AALS Section on Law & Religion

Call for Nominations: Harold Berman Prize for Excellence in Law &
Religion Scholarship

Starting this year, the AALS Section on Law & Religion will award the
"Harold Berman Prize" to recognize scholarly excellence by an
untenured professor at an AALS Member School.

The Prize will be given to the author of an article, published between
July 15, 2015 and July 15, 2016, which has made an outstanding
scholarly contribution to the field of law and religion.

Call for Papers: “Law between Global and Colonial: Techniques of Empire”

Deadline: 
03/1/16
Event Date: 
10/3/16 to 10/5/16
Location name: 
University of Helsinki, Finland
Organization: 
University of Helsinki

“Law between Global and Colonial: Techniques of Empire”, University of Helsinki, (3-5 October 2016) The Conference Law Between Global and Colonial: Techniques of Empire proposes to discuss the legal languages and techniques through which colonial powers ruled non-European territories and populations throughout the modern age. The aim of the Conference is to examine in detail the juridical practices and discourses of colonial powers when they exercised their supremacy over colonial subjects and disciplined them.

CALL FOR LETTERS OF INTEREST The Agricultural & Food Law Consortium

Deadline: 
02/12/16
Event Date: 
06/1/16
Organization: 
The Agricultural & Food Law Consortium

Agricultural and Food Law Consortium COLLABORATIVE FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: CALL FOR LETTERS OF INTEREST The Agricultural & Food Law Consortium (Consortium) is seeking formal collaboration with individuals, organizations, and institutions to conduct research and outreach activities that support the delivery of objective agricultural and food law research and information to the nation’s agricultural community. The announcement below sets out information pertaining to funding availability, the application process and timelines and other related information.

Call For Papers "George Mason Law & Economics Center Program on Economics & Privacy: Digital Information Policy Scholars Conference"

Deadline: 
02/1/16
Event Date: 
04/29/16
Location name: 
George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, Virginia
Organization: 
The Program on Economics & Privacy (PEP), part of the Law & Economics Center at George Mason University School of Law

Call For Papers
"George Mason Law & Economics Center Program on Economics & Privacy: Digital Information Policy Scholars Conference"

April 29, 2016, George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, Virginia

The Program on Economics & Privacy (PEP), part of the Law & Economics Center at George Mason University School of Law, will host a Scholars Conference on the economics of digital information policy on April 29, 2016.

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