W&L Law Prof Brian Murchison Recaps 11-12 Supreme Court Term in Federal Bar Association Talk

Professor Brian Murchison was guest speaker on August 23, 2012, at a meeting of the Federal Bar Association’s chapter in Roanoke.  Professor Murchison’s talk, entitled “The 2011 Term:  Momentous Struggle for the Center,” addressed the recently concluded Term of the U.S. Supreme Court.   Among the cases discussed by Professor Murchison were Zivotofsky v. Clinton, involving … Continue reading W&L Law Prof Brian Murchison Recaps 11-12 Supreme Court Term in Federal Bar Association Talk

Prof. Todd Peppers to be featured at Georgetown Law Supreme Court Book Forum

The Supreme Court Institute at the Georgetown University Law Center will be sponsoring a Supreme Court Book Forum on Monday, October 22, 2012, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Georgetown University’s Gewirz Student Center.  At the Forum, the following authors will discuss their recent publications on the Supreme Court: Clare Cushman of the Supreme Court Historical Society, … Continue reading Prof. Todd Peppers to be featured at Georgetown Law Supreme Court Book Forum

Call for Papers: Chapman University School of Law 2013 Law Review Symposium

The Future of Law and Business: The Changing World for Corporate Counsel Thursday, January 31 - Friday, February 1, 2013, Chapman University School of Law, Chapman Law Review, Orange, CA In light of recent Supreme Court decisions affecting corporations, the restructuring of the legal profession after the deep recession and anemic recovery, the perceived benefits … Continue reading Call for Papers: Chapman University School of Law 2013 Law Review Symposium

Northeast Regional Law and Society Meeting, January 11-12, 2013

Invitation and Call for Participation You are cordially invited to participate in the third Northeast Regional Law and Society Conference which will be held at Amherst College on January 11 and 12, 2013. This meeting is intended for law and society scholars from New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. We have designed this … Continue reading Northeast Regional Law and Society Meeting, January 11-12, 2013

CALL FOR PAPERS: “APPLIED FEMINISM AND FAMILIES”

Here is an announcement seeking papers for an upcoming conference: The University of Baltimore School of Law’s Center on Applied Feminism seeks submissions for its Sixth Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference.  This year’s theme is “Applied Feminism and Families.”  The conference will be held onMarch 7 and 8, 2013.  For more information about the conference, … Continue reading CALL FOR PAPERS: “APPLIED FEMINISM AND FAMILIES”

Cityscape Journal Call for Papers

Cityscape: A Journal of Policy Development and Research has issued a call for papers for a special issue on rental assistance programs, assisted populations, and crime. Papers on a variety of topics related to rental assistance and crime are encouraged, including, but not limited to: Poverty and proximity to jobs; Access to treatment, support, and services; … Continue reading Cityscape Journal Call for Papers

Call for Papers: Institute for Transnational Arbitration Winter Forum

The Executive Committee and Academic Council of the Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA) are proud to announce that the second annual ITA Winter Forum will take place in Miami on January 24-25, 2013. Building on its successful launch in 2012, the Winter Forum will provide a unique opportunity for the exploration of scholarly papers and probing debate with a … Continue reading Call for Papers: Institute for Transnational Arbitration Winter Forum