Posts filed under ‘Women & The Law’

Panel Discussion – Women in the Legal Profession: Leadership from Law School to Practice

New York Law School is hosting a “Women in the Legal Profession” symposium on Monday, March 17, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m with a wine and cheese reception to follow. Panelists representing a variety of legal practice areas will discuss challenges unique to women both in law school and throughout their careers. To learn more about this event, the panelists, and to register please click here.

Topics: Conferences and Symposia; Legal Profession; Women & the Law

February 11, 2014 at 5:45 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Intersections in Reproduction: Perspectives on Abortion, Assisted Reproductive Technologies, and Judicial Review

The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics calls for papers that explore aspects of reproductive justice, reproductive rights and reproductive technologies and also the future of assisted reproduction and abortion as matters of scholarly concern and legal regulation, especially when viewed as part of a larger movement for reproductive rights and reproductive justice. Abstracts are due on November 18, 2013.

For more information, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Women & The Law; Health Law

October 23, 2013 at 6:32 pm Leave a comment

Conference: Human Rights & Violence Against Women

Northeastern University School of Law‘s Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy presents Human Rights and Violence Against Women: Applying the Due Diligence Framework on November 7, 2013. For more information, go here.

Topics: Conferences and Symposia; Human Rights; Women & The Law

October 17, 2013 at 1:54 pm Leave a comment

Call for Bloggers: Feminist Law Professors Blog

The Feminist Law Professor Blog is looking for “self-identified feminist law professors, whatever that term means to you.”  Consider guest blogging (or more) over the summer and/or into the fall.  They are especially interested in hearing from folks who would be willing to commit to writing one to two posts a week over a one-month period of your choice.  The posts can be long or short and on just about any topic that you think would be of interest to feminist law professors.  The goal of the blog is to build community.  If you are interested in being added to the blogroll and/or guest blogging, contact Bridget Crawford (bcrawford@law.pace.edu).   All perspectives and subject matter specialties are welcome.

Topics: Interdisciplinary, Women & The Law

June 18, 2013 at 6:08 pm Leave a comment

Conferences and Symposia: “On Having Fun and Raising Hell” A Symposium Honoring the work of Professor Ann Scales

University of Denver Sturm College of Law is hosting “On Having Fun & Raising Hell: Symposium Honoring the Work of Professor Ann Scales,” on Saturday, March 30, 2013.

For more information and to register, go here.

Topics: Conferences and Symposia, Women and the Law

February 15, 2013 at 3:42 pm Leave a comment

Conference: The Sixth Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference: Applied Feminism and Families

The University of Baltimore School of Law will be hosting its 6th Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference on “Applied Feminism and Families” from March 7-8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland.

For more information and to register, go here.

Topics: Conferences and Symposia, Family Law, Women and the Law

February 15, 2013 at 3:38 pm Leave a comment

Conferences and Symposia: Women Making a Difference in Financial Regulation

Suffolk University’s Sawyer Business School, Institute for Executive Education will be holding a panel on October 15, 2012 from 11:45am-2:30pm on the topic of “Women Making a Difference in Financial Regulation”.

For more information and to register, go here.

Topics: Conferences and Symposia, Women and the Law, Business Law

October 11, 2012 at 5:42 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Applied Feminism and Families

The University of Baltimore School of Law’s Center on Applied Feminism seeks submissions for its Sixth Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference.   The conference will be held on March 7th and 8th, 2013.  Submit an abstract by 5 p.m. on October 26, 2012, to Professor Michele Gilman at mgilman@ubalt.edu.  In the subject or “re” line of your submission, type:  CAF conference submission.  It is essential that your abstract contain your full contact information, including an email, phone number, and mailing address where you can be reached.  Abstracts should be no longer than one page.

For more information about the conference, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Family Law; Women & The Law; Law, Culture & Humanities

August 22, 2012 at 5:21 pm Leave a comment

AALS Section on Women in Legal Education – List of Recent Scholarship

The AALS Section on Women in Legal Education is preparing a list of recent scholarship by our members for inclusion in their annual section newsletter.  If you have an article or book that was published between January 1, 2011 and now (or will be by the end of 2012) that you would like to have included, send complete title, volume, journal, page and year information (in Bluebookformat) to Professor Susan Heyman at sheyman@rwu.edu by August 15, 2012.  They wish to list ALL articles and books, not only those related to gender issues. Use the subject line WLE Newsletter to convey the information to Professor Heyman. Professor Heyman and Professor Kirsten Davis will be compiling the scholarship portion of the Section Newsletter.

Topics: Women & The Law; Scholarship; Gender & Sexuality Law

May 29, 2012 at 11:37 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers – AALS Section on Women in Legal Education — “Institutional Responsibility for Sex and Gender Exploitation”

The AALS Section on Women in Legal Education will hold a program during the AALS January 2013 Annual Meeting in New Orleans, with paper presentations on the topic of Institutional Responsibility for Sex and Gender Exploitation.

To be considered, papers must be submitted electronically to Professor Kirsten Davis, Stetson University College  of Law, kkdavis@law.stetson.edu.  The deadline for submission is Wednesday, August 1, 2012. The author of the selected paper will be notified by October 1, 2012.  The Call for Paper participant will be responsible for paying his or her own annual meeting registration fee and travel expenses.

Full-time faculty members of AALS member law schools are eligible to submit papers. Foreign, visiting (and not full-time on a different faculty), and adjunct faculty members, graduate students, and fellows are not eligible to submit.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Women & The Law; Gender & Sexuality Law

 

May 9, 2012 at 12:09 am Leave a comment

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