Conference: Indigenous Rights Movement

A conference on the Indigenous Rights Movement will be held October 13-14, 2016 at Harvard Law School, Milstein West, Wasserstein Hall, Second Floor, 1585 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138.

Co-sponsored by the Harvard University Native American Program and Native American Law Students Association, this conference will examine complex legal dimensions of the indigenous rights movement, highlighting accomplishments and contemporary challenges as they arise in tribal, national, and international contexts. Speakers will include tribal leaders, scholars, and national and international indigenous rights lawyers.  This event is free and open to the public, and no pre-registration is required. 

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Topics: American Indian Law; Conferences & Symposia.

September 23, 2016 at 12:05 am Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: Global Climate Change Governance and Geoengineering

The Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth at Northwestern Pritzker Scholl of Law School is seeking submissions for a workshop focusing on Global Climate Change Governance and Geoengineering to be held on May 18-19, 2017 in Chicago, IL.

Submissions must be received by November 1, 2016.

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Topics: Call for Proposals; Conferences & Symposia; Environmental Law. 

September 22, 2016 at 11:59 pm Leave a comment

Symposium: Reflections on the 20-Year Legacy of the Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments

Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics hosts the Robert H. Levi Leadership Symposium, Secrecy, Security and Science: Reflections on the 20-Year Legacy of the Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments on October 5, 2016.

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Topics: Conferences & Symposia; Health Law. 

September 22, 2016 at 11:55 pm Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: Future of Labor and Employment Law: Power, Policies, and Politics

The Washburn Law Journal and the Center for Law and Government are hosting a symposium entitled “Future of Labor and Employment Law: Power, Policies, and Politics” on February 23rd, 2017 in Topeka, KS.  Those wishing to speak may submit proposals to cristen.hintze@washburnlaw.edu.

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Topics: Call for Proposals; Conferences & Symposia; Labor & Employment Law. 

September 22, 2016 at 11:53 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Dark Issues in Common Law Countries

The law and humanities research center at Panthéon-Assas University invites submissions for its first international conference in Paris, France on June 15-17, 2017.  Papers may discuss any dark issues in the law in common law countries.  Submissions are due December 15, 2016 to darksides2017paris2@gmail.com

Topics: Calls for Papers; Law, Culture & Humanities.

September 22, 2016 at 11:47 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: California Western Law Review

The California Western Law Review invites submissions for upcoming issues.

Click here for more information or email lawreview@cwsl.edu.

Topics: Calls for Papers. 

September 22, 2016 at 11:44 pm Leave a comment

Symposium: Balancing First Amendment Rights with an Inclusive Environment on Public University Campuses

The Minnesota Law Review is hosting its annual fall symposium on October 21, 2016.  The symposium is entitled “Balancing First Amendment Rights with an Inclusive Environment on Public University Campuses.”

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Topics: Conferences & Symposia; Constitutional Law. 

September 22, 2016 at 11:42 pm Leave a comment

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