Conference and Call For Papers The Pursuit of Justice: Understanding Hatred, Confronting Intolerance, Eliminating Inequality

April 18-20, 2013, Gonzaga University School of Law in Spokane, Washington Gonzaga Law School, the Gonzaga Institute for Hate Studies, and the Washington Task Force on Race and the Criminal Justice System invite submissions for a conference titled, The Pursuit of Justice: Understanding Hatred, Confronting Intolerance, Eliminating Inequality, to be held at Gonzaga University School … Continue reading Conference and Call For Papers The Pursuit of Justice: Understanding Hatred, Confronting Intolerance, Eliminating Inequality

McGill University, Faculty of Law, Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism 2013 O’Brien Fellowships: Call for Applications

The O'Brien Fellowship program was established in 2005 with a very generous gift from David O'Brien for outstanding Masters or Doctoral students studying in the area of human rights and legal pluralism at the Faculty of Law, McGill University. O'Brien Fellowships are valued at $25,000 CAD per annum. Fellows pay fees at the level of … Continue reading McGill University, Faculty of Law, Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism 2013 O’Brien Fellowships: Call for Applications

Professor Russell Miller Publishes Book on German Constitutional Law

We are pleased to announce the publication of the third edition of Professor Russell Miller's book The Constitutional Jurisprudence of the Federal Republic of Germany (Duke University Press). This renowned English-language guide to German constitutional law has been fully updated and significantly expanded to incorporate previously omitted topics and recent decisions of the German Federal Constitutional … Continue reading Professor Russell Miller Publishes Book on German Constitutional Law

Professor Mark Drumbl Lectures at Oxford, Cambridge, and University of London; Addresses Conferences in The Hague and Australia; Appointed to AALS Committee

W&L law professor Mark Drumbl's book Reimagining Child Soldiers in International Law and Policy, which published earlier this year, encourages a second look at how we think about child soldiers, and what effective rehabilitation and reintegration means for them. In the last week of October 2012, he lectured on the book at Cambridge, Oxford, and the … Continue reading Professor Mark Drumbl Lectures at Oxford, Cambridge, and University of London; Addresses Conferences in The Hague and Australia; Appointed to AALS Committee

Today: Professor Robin Wilson at Georgetown Speaking on Religious Liberty

W&L Law Professor Robin Fretwell Wilson has been invited to  invited to comment on Gerry Bradley's new book, Challenges to Religious Liberty in the 21st Century.  Her comments will be part of an October 24 event at the The Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University.  This invitation comes in connection with Professor Wilson's forthcoming article entitled The … Continue reading Today: Professor Robin Wilson at Georgetown Speaking on Religious Liberty

Professor Sally Wiant to Speak at Virginia Library Association Conference

W&L Law Professor Sally Wiant will be part of a panel on Copyright Law and Fair Use Rights at the upcoming conference of the Virginia Library Association in Williamsburg this week.  Here is a description from the conference program: More information is available to library users today, right? Not necessarily. Join two well- known copyright … Continue reading Professor Sally Wiant to Speak at Virginia Library Association Conference

Professor Jim Moliterno Advises on Legal Education Reform In Eastern Europe

W&L Law Professor James Moliterno has recently returned from Czech Republic and Slovakia.  In Czech Republic, he spoke on legal education reform and delivered a demonstration class in experiential style at the Palacky University Faculty of Law in Olomouc.  He and his colleagues there have created a year-long skills curriculum to complement their existing clinical … Continue reading Professor Jim Moliterno Advises on Legal Education Reform In Eastern Europe