Category Archives: Courts

Junior Faculty Federal Courts Workshop – Miami, FL

FIU College of Law will host the Fourth Annual Junior Faculty Federal Courts Workshop on February 2-4, 2012. The workshop is open to non-tenured and recently tenured academics who teach…

Hill-Thomas Hearings 20 Years Later – Washington, DC

Georgetown Law presents Context and Consequences: The Hill-Thomas Hearings 20 Years Later Oct. 6, 2011. mw

Call for Papers – The State of State Courts

The Albany Law Review is presently accepting article submissions for its State Constitutional Commentary, on topics related to the upcoming Symposium entitled “The State of State Courts.” The issue will…

Kentucky Law Journal Symposium on Court Funding – Lexington, KY

The University of Kentucky College of Law and the Kentucky Law Journal will hold a symposium on Court Funding on Sept. 23-24, 2011 in Lexington, KY. The symposium will celebrate…

Post-Conviction Review – Portland, ME

The Maine Law Review, in consultation with the Maine Supreme Judicial Court, is pleased to announce plans for a spring 2012 live symposium on the law of post-conviction review, and…

Sharia in the United States – New York, NY

The New York Law School Law Review presents Sharia in the United States Thur. Aug. 25 (4:30-6 pm) and Fri. Aug. 26, 2011. mw

Civil Liberties 10 Years After 9/11, Lawyers & the Law 10 Years After 9/11 – New York, NY

New York Law School presents Civil Liberties 10 Years After 9/11 on Sept. 9, 2011. The event is hosted by the Justice Action Center at New York Law School and…

Miller’s Courts: Media, Rules, Policy, and the Future of Access to Justice – Eugene, OR

The Oregon Law Review host a symposium called “Miller’s Courts: Media, Rules, Policy, and the Future of Access to Justice” April 13, 2012.  At this event, we will honor Professor…

Post-Conviction Review – Portland, ME

The Maine Law Review, in consultation with the Maine Supreme Judicial Court, is pleased to announce plans for a spring 2012 live symposium on the law of post-conviction review, and…

Friday’s Scholarship About Scholarship

The Supreme Court and Legal Scholarship Petherbridge, Lee and Schwartz, David L., An Empirical Assessment of the Supreme Court’s Use of Legal Scholarship (July 12, 2011). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1884462…