Posts filed under ‘Women & The Law’

Call for Papers: AALS Workshop on Next Generation Issues on Sex, Gender and the Law

The Association of American Law Schools is seeking proposals for presentations and papers for their 2015 Workshop on Next Generation Issues on Sex, Gender and the Law to be held on June 24-26, 2015 in Orlando, FL. Paper and presentation proposals should focus on examining future law-related concerns about gender equality and provide innovative new approaches to achieving equality for women and those who challenge gender norms in our society with a particular attention to employment, violence against women, reproductive rights, women’s poverty and women in legal education.

To submit a paper or proposal, e-mail a brief description of no more than 1000 words along with your resume to by September 15, 2014.

For more information, click here.

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

September 11, 2014 at 9:25 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Feminist Legal Theory Collaborative Research Network

The Feminist Legal Theory Collaborative Research Network (CRN) will be holding a conference at the Law and Society Annual Meeting in Seattle on May 28-31, 2015. The Feminist Legal Theory CRN is seeking panel and paper proposals relating to feminist legal theory.

To submit a proposal for a paper, send a 400-500 word abstract, with your name and title to the Feminist Legal Theory CRN TWEN page by Friday, September 19, 2014.

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences and Symposia; Women & The Law

August 27, 2014 at 1:20 pm Leave a comment

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 (   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

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