Baldy Fellowships in Interdisciplinary Legal Studies

Here's a note from the Director of the Baldy Fellowships: Dear Colleagues, I am writing to remind you that applications for the Baldy Fellowships in Interdisciplinary Legal Studies for 2013-2014 are due on February 1, 2013. Fellowships are available to post-doctoral, mid-career, and senior scholars. This year's application form is at: http://baldycenter.info/fellowships2013. Completed applications are due … Continue reading Baldy Fellowships in Interdisciplinary Legal Studies

Call for Papers: Central Banking and Systemic Risk: Evolution or Revolution? Monetary Stability, Prudential Policies and Governance

Call For Papers - Eighth Edition Finlawmetrics 2013 Central Banking and Systemic Risk: Evolution or Revolution? Monetary Stability, Prudential Policies and Governance 17-18, June, Bocconi University Bocconi University will refund economy - class travel expenses and will cover accommodation for paper presenters and chairs for the two days of the Conference. European Banking Centre, Tilburg … Continue reading Call for Papers: Central Banking and Systemic Risk: Evolution or Revolution? Monetary Stability, Prudential Policies and Governance

Iowa Law Review Now Accepting Submissions Through Scholastica

Here is a recent email I received from the Iowa Law Review: Dear Law Professor, You are receiving this email because of your position as an associate or vice dean - most likely for faculty, research, or academic affairs. Effective Feb. 1, the Iowa Law Review will use Scholastica to collect law review articles for consideration. We … Continue reading Iowa Law Review Now Accepting Submissions Through Scholastica

Professor Spencer Publishes Article on the History of Legal Education Reform

W&L Law Professor A. Benjamin Spencer, Associate Dean for Research and Director of the Frances Lewis Law Center, has just published an article entitled The Law School Critique in Historical Perspective, 69 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 1949 (2012).  This article provides an extensive review of the history of legal education and legal education reform up … Continue reading Professor Spencer Publishes Article on the History of Legal Education Reform

Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) Workshop on “Economic Governance and Organizations”

June 6-7, 2013, Tilburg University, the Netherlands The Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) organizes a two-day Workshop on "Economic Governance and Organizations" at Tilburg University, the Netherlands, on June 6-7, 2013. We aim to assemble scholars from law, economics, and management studying organizations that mitigate economic governance problems and invite submissions of theoretical, empirical, … Continue reading Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) Workshop on “Economic Governance and Organizations”

Workshop on Responsibility and Accountability of Corporate Ownership

May 9-10, 2013. Copenhagen Business School, Denmark CONFIRMED ATTENDANTS: Morten Bennedsen, Insead Patrick Bolton, Columbia Business School Ronald Gilson, Columbia and Stanford University Zohar Goshen, Columbia Law School Henry Hansmann, Yale Law School Reinier Kraakman, Harvard Law School Colin Mayer, Said Business School, Oxford University OVERVIEW: Large owners play a central role as monitors of … Continue reading Workshop on Responsibility and Accountability of Corporate Ownership

Request For Submissions Yale/Stanford/Harvard Junior Faculty Forum

June 14-15, 2013, Yale Law School Yale/Stanford/Harvard Law Schools announce the 14th session of the Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum to be held at Yale Law School on June 14-15, 2013 and seek submissions for its meeting. The Forum's objective is to encourage the work of young scholars by providing experience in the pursuit of scholarship … Continue reading Request For Submissions Yale/Stanford/Harvard Junior Faculty Forum

Arizona State to Host Recent Legal Scholars Conference

On March 17, 2012, the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law will host the third annual ASU Legal Scholars Conference (formerly known as the Southwest Juniors Conference). The purpose of the conference is to gather together juniorish academics (those who have been in the academy for fewer than 10 years) to receive constructive feedback on … Continue reading Arizona State to Host Recent Legal Scholars Conference