Michael Rustad Interviewed for the Corporate Crime Reporter

Michael Rustad was interviewed for the Corporate Crime Reporter on the Death of Tort Law by Fine Print Contract. To read the full article, click here.

Topics: Faculty in the News; Contracts; Torts.

March 4, 2015 at 3:35 pm Leave a comment

Jeffrey Lipshaw on a panel at the 10th Annual International Conference on Contracts

Jeffrey Lipshaw participated on a panel entitled “Sacred Cows”, discussing his paper “Does Contract Theory Matter?” at the 10th Annual International Conference on Contracts at the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on February 27-28, 2015. He was also part of a roundtable discussing the paper, “Contract as Empowerment” by Professor Robin Bradley Kar of the University of Illinois.

For more information on the conference, click here.

Topics: Conferences & Symposia; Faculty in the News; Contracts.

 

March 2, 2015 at 4:24 pm Leave a comment

Michael Rustad presented at the 10th Annual International Conference on Contracts

Michael Rustad, along with his co-author Thomas Koenig, presented their paper “Wolves of the World Wide Web: Reforming Social Media Providers’ Contracting Practices”, on a panel entitled “Digital Giants Gone Wild!” at the 10th Annual International Conference on Contracts held at the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on February 27-28, 2015.

For more information on the conference, click here.

Topics: Conferences & Symposia; Faculty in the News; Contracts.

March 2, 2015 at 4:16 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Trade, Law and Development

The Board of Editors of Trade, Law & Development are seeking papers for its Winter ’15 Issue of the Journal. The Journal aims to generate and sustain a democratic debate on emerging issues in international economic law, with a special focus on the developing world. Papers may in the form of Articles, Notes, Comments, and Book Reviews.

To submit, e-mail a copy along with an abstract to editors@tradelawdevelopment.com by September 15, 2015.

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Economics & The Law.

February 27, 2015 at 5:17 pm Leave a comment

Conference: The Future of Indian Education

The University of Kansas Tribal Law & Government Center presents the 19th Annual Tribal Law & Government Conference , The Future of Indian Education, on March 13, 2015 at the University of Kansas. The conference will focus on the status quo of Indian education and how it might change in the future based on President Obama’s recent commitment to reform.

For more information and to register, go here.

Topics: Conferences & Symposia; American Indian Law.

February 27, 2015 at 4:49 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: 6th Annual IZA/Kauffman Workshop on Entrepreneurship Research

The Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) is seeking papers for its 6th Annual IZA/Kauffman Workshop on Entrepreneurship Research to be held on September 16-17, 2015 at the Georgetown Center for Economic Research in Washington, DC. The focus of this year’s workshop will be on entrepreneurship in developed and developing economies and the Institute will accept papers from various interdisciplinary backgrounds, as well as theoretical, empirical, laboratory, and field experiment-based research.

To submit, send a completed paper or an extended abstract by April 30, 2015 using the online application form.

For more information, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Economics & The Law.

February 23, 2015 at 4:50 pm Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: Poverty Law: Academic Activism

Seattle University School of Law is seeking proposals for its Spring, 2016 conference, Poverty Law: Academic Activism, to be held on Feb. 19-20,  2016. The conference will focus on the connection between academics and activism and will explore how members of the legal community directly engage with activists to effect social, legal, and policy changes; how scholarship can help improve the lives of the poor; and how to educate the next generation of poverty warriors.

To submit a proposal, e-mail the title of your presentation with an abstract or overview to crosser@wcl.american by April, 25, 2015.

For more information, go here.

Topics: Call for Proposals.

February 23, 2015 at 3:55 pm Leave a comment

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