Law School Admission Council (LSAC) Research Grants

The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) Research Grant Program funds research on a wide variety of topics related to the mission of LSAC. Specifically included in the program's scope are projects investigating precursors to legal training, selection into law schools, legal education, and the legal profession. To be eligible for funding, a research project must … Continue reading Law School Admission Council (LSAC) Research Grants

U.S. Fulbright Scholar Opportunities in Law in Ghana

Greetings, We hope this message finds you well. The U.S. Fulbright Scholar Program competition is currently open and seeking applicants for a specialized award in Law (Award 4033) at one of three institutions in Ghana: Faculty of Law, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi Faculty of Law, University of Ghana, Legon Faculty of Law, … Continue reading U.S. Fulbright Scholar Opportunities in Law in Ghana

AALS Criminal Justice Section Junior Scholars Paper Competition

Once again, the AALS Criminal Justice Section will hold a Junior Scholars Paper Competition. Honorees will be recognized at the AALS Annual Meeting in New York City in January 2014. This year the format of our Junior Scholars Paper Competition is changed in a way that we hope will enable more emerging scholars to submit … Continue reading AALS Criminal Justice Section Junior Scholars Paper Competition

IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law / Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize

Entries will be accepted through July 1, 2013, for the IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize, a scholarly writing competition that honors an outstanding article or book on a topic exploring the tension between civil liberties and national security in contemporary American society.  The winner will receive a cash stipend of … Continue reading IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law / Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize

International Academy of Comparative Law Announces Canada Prize

The Government of Canada has decided to establish, as a tangible expression of its interest in Comparative Law, a Grand Prize to be awarded by the International Academy of Comparative Law. The Association québécoise de droit comparé, the Faculty of Law of McGill University and the Wainwright Foundation are other financial contributors. The prize, called … Continue reading International Academy of Comparative Law Announces Canada Prize

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