Camille Nelson’s Piece Aired on WGBH Radio’s All Things Considered

Camille’s piece “The Diversity of Outrage” aired on WGBH Radio’s All Things Considered on 12/12/2014.  To listen to the full piece, go here.

Topics: Faculty in the News; Race & The Law

December 16, 2014 at 8:07 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Patent Pledges at American University

American University Washington College of Law is seeking papers for its public symposium on patent pledges to be held on June 12, 2015 in Washington, DC. The symposium will explore the legal, economic and policy implications of patent pledges and research papers can be on all aspects of patent pledges. Papers will be selected on the basis of originality, methodology, diversity of viewpoints, and contribution to the field.

To submit a paper, e-mail an abstract with your CV or biographical summary to by January 20, 2015.

For more information, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Intellectual Property Law.

December 4, 2014 at 9:41 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: ACS First Annual Constitutional Law Scholars Forum

The American Constitution Society at Barry University School of Law is seeking proposals for its First Annual Constitutional Law Scholars Forum on March, 20, 2015 at the Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law Campus in Orlando, Florida. Proposals on Constitutional Law at any stage of pre-publication development are welcome as well as presentations on innovative approaches to teaching constitutional law in the classroom.

Abstracts and descriptions of presentations should be e-mailed to Ms. Fran Ruhl, Program Administrator at with the subject line “Constitutional Law Scholars Forum” by January 15, 2015.

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Constitutional Law.

December 1, 2014 at 4:16 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Sharing Scholarship, Building Teachers: The 2015 Scholarship and Teaching Development Workshop

Albany Law School in collaboration with New England Law School is seeking papers for its 2015 Scholarship and Teaching Development Workshop: Sharing Scholarship, Building Teachers to be held February 6-7, 2015 at Albany Law School. The workshop is intended for law faculty who do not have tenure and who seek an opportunity to develop their scholarship and discuss their teaching. The program will provide a forum for untenured faculty to present works in progress, solicit feedback from peers and network with other untenured faculty.

To submit a paper for presentation, e-mail an abstract to Sarah Rogerson at and register for the conference, here by December 12, 2014.

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Legal Education.

December 1, 2014 at 3:53 pm Leave a comment

David Yamada Quoted in The New York Times

David Yamada was quoted in Fellowship or Internship? In Media, The Definition Has Become Fluid. To read the full article, go here.

Topics: Faculty in the News.

November 25, 2014 at 2:34 pm Leave a comment

Marc Perlin quoted in the Boston Herald

Marc Perlin was quoted in Student Suit vs. Harvard All Wet. To read the full article, click here.

Topics: Faculty in the News.

November 25, 2014 at 2:27 pm Leave a comment

Andy Perlman Quoted in Boston Globe Article about Mobile Apps and the Legal Profession

To read the full article that was published on 11/24/2014, go here.

Topics: Faculty in the News; Technology Trends

November 24, 2014 at 9:11 pm Leave a comment

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