Calls for Papers: The Business Lawyer

The Editorial Board of The Business Lawyer is soliciting submission of articles and essays for Volume 70. The Business Lawyer is the flagship scholarly journal of the American Bar Association Section of Business Law, reaching 40,000 readers on a quarterly basis. Authors must submit exclusively to the journal and submissions are peer-reviewed. Authors are generally given a response in about two weeks.

Articles should be submitted to Diane Babal, Production Manager, at Questions about submissions can be addressed to Associate Editor-in-Chief, Professor Gregory Duhl, at

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for papers; Business Law


July 21, 2014 at 5:06 pm Leave a comment

Calls for Papers: 2015 Law & Informatics Symposium on Digital Evidence

The Northern Kentucky Law Review and NKU Chase College of Law seek submissions for the Fourth Annual Law & Informatics Symposium on February 26 & February 27, 2015. The conference will focus on an interdisciplinary exploration of digital information in the courtroom, including the importance of insuring that such information is reliable, resilient, and uncompromised. The Northern Kentucky Law Review will review, edit, and publish papers from the symposium in the 2015 Spring Symposium issue.

Submit a title and abstract of 500-1000 words or draft paper through by September 1, 2014

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for papers; Conferences and Symposia; Evidence.

July 21, 2014 at 5:01 pm Leave a comment

David Yamada quoted in Boston Globe editorial

David was quoted in Workplace bullying is real, but lawmakers must respond carefully. To read the full editorial, click here.

Topics: Faculty in the News

July 21, 2014 at 2:42 pm Leave a comment

Bill Berman quoted in Boston Globe article about Housing Discrimination

Bill was quoted in Oft-cited Landlord Facing Bias Review. To read the full article, click here.

Topics: Faculty in the News

July 21, 2014 at 2:35 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Ninth Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies

The Ninth Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies (CELS 2014), sponsored by the Society of Empirical Legal Studies will be held at The University of California, Berkeley, School of Law on Friday November 7 and Saturday November 8, 2014. CELS accepts empirical papers on all areas of empirical legal studies. The deadline to submit a paper for consideration is July 22, 2014.

To submit a paper for consideration,  go to the CELS 2014 page on SSRN: (Do not use the regular SSRN paper submission system).

For more information, click here.

Topics: Empirical Research, Calls for Papers

July 18, 2014 at 3:48 pm Leave a comment

Michael Avery Quoted in CommonWealth Magazine

Michael was quoted in A Jury Full of Questions. To read the full article, go here.

Topics: Faculty in the News

July 14, 2014 at 7:25 pm Leave a comment

Grants & Competitions: Securities and Exchange Commission Historical Society Writing Award

The 2015 writing award will recognize an essay on any area of municipal securities regulation.  It will be part of  the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board Gallery on Municipal Securities Regulation, opening December 1, 2015 in the virtual museum and archive of the history of financial regulation.  The award recipient will receive a $5,000 prize.

All submissions must be received by December 31, 2014. For more details, go here.

Topics: Securities Law; Grants & Competitions

July 14, 2014 at 3:35 pm Leave a comment

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