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Call for Proposals: AALS Annual Meeting

The AALS Section on Legal Writing, Reasoning, and Research (LWRR) is seeking proposals for two sessions at the 2018 AALS Annual Meeting that is scheduled for January 3-6, 2018 in San Diego, California. Specifically, proposals are welcome on the following topics: (1)  Tips from the Trenches: Teaching Students to Help Social Justice Practitioners and (2) Designing Legal Writing Problems Incorporating “Access to Justice.”

Send proposals by 11:59 p.m. on May 26, 2017 to Lisa Mazzie, Program Committee Co-Chair, at  Use Microsoft Word or the equivalent, but do not use PDF.  Note that by submitting a proposal, you are agreeing that you will be able to attend AALS to present in person.

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Topics: Call for Proposals; Law & Public Policy; Legal Education. 


May 3, 2017 at 1:51 pm Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: The Global Water Crisis

Duquesne University  hosts the third annual interdisciplinary Integrity of Creation Conference, on the topic The Global Water Crisis on September 27 – 28, 2017.

The third annual conference in this scholarly series on the Integrity of Creation will focus on the Global Water Crisis. The conference presentations will address a variety of interdisciplinary perspectives including science, law & policy, ethics, and religion. This call for posters invites the submission of posters for presentation at the conference. Successful applicants also will be invited to write an essay based on the Poster for inclusion in the published Conference Proceedings.

Deadline for poster submissions is May 26, 2017.

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

May 3, 2017 at 1:33 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: ClassCrits at Ten: Mobilizing for Resistance, Solidarity, and Justice

ClassCrits at Ten: Mobilizing for Resistance, Solidarity, and Justice will be held November 10-11, 2017, at Tulane University School of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana.  

We invite panel proposals, roundtable discussion proposals, paper presentations, poetry and fiction reading, and art that speak to this year’s theme, as well as to general ClassCrits themes.  We are also interested in receiving proposals from law clinicians who engage in activist lawyering as a core part of their curriculum design. Finally, we extend a special invitation to junior scholars (i.e., graduate students and non-tenured faculty members) to submit proposals for works in progress. At least one senior scholar, as well as other ClassCrits scholars, will provide feedback and detailed commentary upon each work in progress in a small, supportive working session at this year’s workshop.

Proposals (brief abstracts) are due by email to by June 1, 2017.

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Topics: Call for Proposals; Calls for Papers; Conferences & Symposia; Law & Public Policy.

May 3, 2017 at 1:20 pm Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: Intellectual Property Scholars Conference

The Intellectual Property and Information Law Program at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law will host the 17th Intellectual Property Scholars Conference on August 10-11, 2017 in New York, NY.

IPSC 2017 will accept presentation requests on all IP-related topics, including, but not limited to, copyright, trademark, patent, design patent, trade secret and right of publicity. All presenters and attendees are requested to remain for the entire conference.  Submissions to present or to attend are due by May 12, 2017.

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Topics: Call for Proposals; Conferences & Symposia; Intellectual Property Law. 

April 24, 2017 at 5:42 pm Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: ALWD Teaching Workshop

In advance of its annual meeting, ALWD invites participants for a half-day teaching workshop on July 19, 2017, from 9am-1:30pm. Breakfast and lunch will be included.

There is no fee for the workshop, but participants will apply for the workshop by submitting a description of no more than 300 words of the teaching idea/technique they would like to present, including any brainstorming prompts/questions they might like to focus on during the session, as well as their contact information.  Enrollment is limited to sixteen people first-come, first served.  Participants will be notified by return email of acceptance into the workshop.

Email your proposal to Kirsten Dauphinais at The deadline is rolling with a closing date of May 1, 2017.

Topics: Calls for Proposals; Conferences & Symposia; Legal Education; Legal Writing.

April 19, 2017 at 4:31 pm Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: Anarchy, The Law and Culture Conference

The Centre for Law and Culture, St. Mary’s University Twickenham, London, presents Anarchy, The Law and Culture Conference, from September 7–8, 2017.

Proposals are due by May 14, 2017 and should be emailed to

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Topics: Call for Proposals; Calls for Papers; Conferences & Symposia; Law, Culture & Humanities.

April 18, 2017 at 5:12 pm Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: Geneva Internet L@w Research Colloquium

The Geneva Internet L@w Research Colloquium will take place June 23, 2017. Submissions are due April 14, 2017.

The colloquium provides researchers working in Internet law the opportunity to:

  • present their work-in-progress to a panel of experienced Internet law experts,
  • engage with one another in an informal setting,
  • have in-depth discussions and exchanges, and
  • receive helpful feedback and advice.

It also affords selected participants the opportunity to gain speaker experience in that they will be able to present their work to the students attending the Geneva Internet L@w Summer School.

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Topics: Call for Proposals; Conferences & Symposia.

April 10, 2017 at 5:53 pm Leave a comment

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