Category Archives: Civil Rights Law

University of Saskatchewan

Human Rights in the 21st Century – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

On Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2016, the College of Law, University of Saskatchewan, hosts the conference Human Rights in the 21st Century honoring the Honourable Irwin Cotler PC, former Minister of…

Transgender Studies Quarterly

CFP: Transgender Studies — the Surgery Issue

Transgender Studies Quarterly invites submissions for a special issue, The Surgery Issue. Submissions are due by March 1, 2017. This special issue of Transgender Studies Quarterly explores the vital and contested place…

UMKC (University of Missouri-Kansas City)

CFP: Race and Police Powers

The UMKC Law Review invites submissions for its Symposium on Race and Police Powers. The submission deadline is July 31, 2016. In the two years that have passed since the shooting…

University of Iowa College of Law

CFP: Structurally (Un)sound: Implicit Unfairness in Legal Procedure and Protocol, and Disproportionate Impacts on Marginalized Groups – Iowa City, IA

The Journal of Gender, Race & Justice at the University Of Iowa College Of Law will be hosting a Spring Symposium February 24-25, 2017, entitled “Structurally (Un)sound: Implicit Unfairness in…

George Mason Law & Economics Center

Sixth Annual Public Policy Institute on Financial Services Regulation – Arlington, VA

The Law & Economics Center at George Mason University School of Law hosts the Sixth Annual Public Policy Institute on Financial Services Regulation June 7-9, 2016. Consumer financial protection policy…

CFP: U.S. Feminist Judgments Project – Akron, OH

The University of Akron School of Law and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas – William S. Boyd School of Law invite papers for the U.S. Feminist Judgments Project conference…

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CFP: 2016 Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize

Chicago-Kent College of Law invites submissions for the 2016 Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize. “The $10,000 prize is designed to encourage and reward public debate among scholars on current…

University of Alabama School of Law

Policing Post-Ferguson — Tuscaloosa, AL

The Alabama Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Law Review presents Redefining Clearly Established Rights after Ferguson: § 1983 Claims and Community Policing from Hope v. Pelzer to Kingsley v. Hendrickson…

Southeastern Association of Law Schools

Call for Participants: Fisher v. University of Texas and the Future of Affirmative Action – Amelia Island, FL

Professor Eang Ngov (Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law) is seeking participants to join a discussion group on Fisher v. University of Texas and the Future of Affirmative…

LatCrit: Latino & Latino Critical Legal Theory, Inc.

LatCrit — Leading from the South: Politics of Gender, Sex & Sexualities — Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Latina & Latino Critical Theory (LatCrit) and others present the South-North Exchange on Theory, Culture and Law (SNX), Leading from the South: Politics of Gender, Sex and Sexualities at Universidad…