Posts filed under ‘American Indian Law’

Conference: Indian Gaming in the 21st Century

Kansas University School of Law hosts the Tribal Law & Government Conference, Indian Gaming in the 21st Century, on March 10, 2017.

The conference will discuss the legal issues surrounding Indian gaming throughout the United States and in Kansas, as well as provide a brief introduction to the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA).

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Topics: Conferences & Symposia; American Indian Law; Constitutional Law. 

February 6, 2017 at 11:05 pm Leave a comment

Conference: Who Owns Tradition? Reconceptualizing the Protection of Indigenous and Traditional Knowledge

The Spanenberg Center for Law, Technology & the Arts, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, presents Who Owns Tradition? Reconceptualizing the Protection of Indigenous and Traditional Knowledge on November 11, 2016 from 8:30am – 5pm.

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Topics: Conferences & Symposia; American Indian Law; Law, Culture & Humanities. 

November 10, 2016 at 1:53 pm Leave a comment

Conference: Legitimacy and the State

The Legitimacy and the State Conference will take place October 14-15, 2016 at the University of Sydney.

The conference will examine both critiques and defenses of the legitimacy of the state, and will consider assumptions about the nature of authority that inform the usual focus of discussions of legitimacy on the state. Finally, the conference will inquire into the legitimacy of supranational institutions and law beyond the state.

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Topics: Conferences & Symposia.

September 30, 2016 at 4:02 pm Leave a comment

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

Conference: World Indigenous Law Conference, Rights, Responsibilities, and Resilience: An International Discourse on Indigenous Peoples’ Jurisprudence

The Seventh Generation Fund for Indigenous Peoples, Inc., presents the World Indigenous Law Conference,Rights, Responsibilities, and Resilience: An International Discourse on Indigenous Peoples’ Jurisprudence from October 19-22, 2016.

The World Indigenous Law Conference is held every two years and will be hosted in October 2016 in North America for the first time. This Conference is an international forum aimed at gathering Indigenous lawyers, practitioners, academics and those interested in furthering their understanding of issues facing Indigenous Peoples. Key elements of this conference include an international discourse on Indigenous Peoples’ Jurisprudence: examining legal frameworks and strategies for self-determined futures.

The conference will be held at the Beckman Center of the National Academies of Sciences & Engineering in Irvine, CA, Tongva & Acjachemen Peoples’ Traditional Territories.

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Topics: Conferences & Symposia; American Indian Law; Human Rights; International Law.  

September 9, 2016 at 5:02 pm Leave a comment

Symposium: The Indian Child Welfare Act: Old and New Challenges

The Native American Law Student Association (NALSA) at the University of South Dakota School of Law will host the 14th Biennial Indian Law Symposium titled The Indian Child Welfare Act: Old and New Challenges on March 30-31, 2016.

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Topics: American Indian Law; Conferences & Symposia. 

March 21, 2016 at 6:08 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

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