An abiding theme in law and society scholarship is the relationship between law and social change. Change can arise from many factors including the movement of people with their own traditions and beliefs, and their interaction with the forces of nature that affect the environments in which we live.
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California Management Review (CMR) Special Section and Conference on Entrepreneurship, the Internet, and Fraud: Managerial and Policy Implications
Douglas Cumming, Schulich School of Business, York University (Canada)
Sofia Johan, Schulich School of Business, York University (Canada)
Denis Schweizer, Concordia University, John Molson School of Business (Canada)
Tackling the Urban Core Puzzle
October 29 - 31, 2015
Even as American metropolises have begun to pull themselves out of the Great Recession, the neighborhoods at their centers often remain underdeveloped and impoverished. Entrenched sites of market failure and economic distress, such urban cores contribute significantly to the nation's worsening inequality gap. In our second annual Legal Scholarship 4.0 conference, Northeastern University School of Law invites you to join us in exploring and generating fresh research approaches with the potential to transform our cities.
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27-28 November, Brno, Czech Republic
Abstracts due: 31 July 2015 (will be extended to 15 August)
he Law School Admission Council (LSAC) Research Grant Program funds research on a wide variety of topics related to the mission of LSAC. Specifically included in the program's scope are projects investigating precursors to legal training, selection into law schools, legal education, and the legal profession. To be eligible for funding, a research project must inform either the process of selecting law students or legal education itself in a demonstrable way. Projects will be funded for amounts up to $200,000.
The AALS Section on Poverty Law is seeking abstracts or drafts of papers to be presented at the 2016 Annual Meeting in New York, NY. This year’s program is entitled “New Directions in Poverty Law,” and it will be held on Friday, January 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
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2015 Legal Theory and Legal Philosophy Conference (20 and 21
November 2015, Ljubljana):
“In Search of Basic European Values”
As the weather finally begins to look like summer here along the coast, the University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth School of Law wishes to invite you to our Third Annual Junior Faculty Scholarship Exchange.
A Jurisprudence of Complexity? Rethinking the Relationship between Law and Society
Date: 24 September 2015 Time: 9:00am
Venue: Lancaster University