$25,000 to Professors Who Inspire: Elizabeth Hurlock Beckman Award Trust Seeks Applicants for 2014

The Elizabeth Hurlock Beckman Award Advisory Committee is currently seeking nominations for the 2014 Beckman Award. The award is given to professors who inspired their former students to achieve greatness. Each recipient will receive a one-time cash award of $25,000. Preference will be given to educators who teach or who taught in the fields of … Continue reading $25,000 to Professors Who Inspire: Elizabeth Hurlock Beckman Award Trust Seeks Applicants for 2014

Call for Submissions: University of Akron Symposium on Class Actions

SYMPOSIUM ISSUE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON LAW REVIEW The Class Action After A Decade of Roberts Court Decisions The Akron Law Review invites academic papers on the reasoning, dimensions, and possible impacts of one or more of the class action or other multi-party action cases decided by the “Roberts Court” (2005-present) We welcome papers of any length and request … Continue reading Call for Submissions: University of Akron Symposium on Class Actions

Call for Proposals: Crosscutting Programs at the 2015 AALS Annual Meeting

Proposals Due: May 12, 2014 The Association of American Law Schools is seeking proposals for Crosscutting Programs for the 2015 AALS Annual Meeting to be held in Washington, DC from January 2-5, 2015.  Crosscutting Programs focus on multi-subject and interdisciplinary subjects with new perspectives on legal issues or the profession. Crosscutting programs attract a wide … Continue reading Call for Proposals: Crosscutting Programs at the 2015 AALS Annual Meeting

Prof. Lubin’s Recent and Upcoming Presentations

Prof. Timothy Lubin, W&L Professor of Religion and Adjunct Professor of Law, recently spoke at the plenary session of the American Oriental Society on the methods by which Brahmin religious and legal authorities promoted a distinctive set of social and legal norms over the longue durée through disciplinary practices. "The Medium Is the Message -- The … Continue reading Prof. Lubin’s Recent and Upcoming Presentations

Call for Proposals: AALS Section on Academic Support

January 2015 AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. "ASP a Roadmap at the Crossroad: How Academic Support Will Meet Today’s Varied Challenges" From isolated academic support efforts to more formalized multifaceted programs, academic support has fundamentally changed itself and legal education over the years. In light of shrinking budgets, disappearing positions, smaller applicant pools, and … Continue reading Call for Proposals: AALS Section on Academic Support

Call for manuscripts: International Journal of Economics (IJE)

Call for manuscripts: May 2014 Submission deadline: April 25, 2014 Dear Colleague International Journal of Economics (IJE), published by MIR Center for Socio-Economic Research, Maryland, USA, aims at covering theoretical and empirical research that span the entire range of macroeconomics and microeconomics with especial focus on emerging and global growth corridors like Africa, Australia, BRIICS, Eastern Europe, Far East, Latin … Continue reading Call for manuscripts: International Journal of Economics (IJE)

Professors Johnson & Millon respond to forthcoming piece by Professors Bebchuk and Jackson

Washington & Lee Law Professors Lyman Johnson and David Millon have just posted a critique of a forthcoming piece by Professors Bebchuk and Jackson.  Their post is available at the Professor Bainbridge blog: Preempting Professors Bebchuk and Jackson: Poison Pills, State Corporate Law, and the Williams Act by Lyman Johnson & David Millon Washington & Lee … Continue reading Professors Johnson & Millon respond to forthcoming piece by Professors Bebchuk and Jackson