Category Archives: Jurisprudence

CFP: Dissents and Dispositions – Melbourne, Australia

The Conference of Law, Literature and Humanities Association of Australasia invites proposals for papers, panels, and streams for its upcoming conference, “Dissents and Dispositions,” in Melbourne, Australia on Dec. 12-14, 2017. Those…

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Graphic Justice Discussions 2017 – London, England

St. Mary’s University hosts Graphic Justice Discussions 2017: An Annual Conference on Law, Comics, and Justice on July 4-5, 2017. The intersections of comics and legality represent a burgeoning area…

Duke Law

Law & Theoretical Disagreement – Durham, NC

Duke Law presents Law and Theoretical Disagreement April 1, 2017. In a well-functioning legal system, competent lawyers will usually agree about the law. But when even the best lawyers and…

Liberty University School of Law

CFP: The Judiciary: Past, Present, and Future

The Liberty University Law Review invites submissions for its spring 2017 issue, The Judiciary: Past, Present, and Future. Submit an abstract and final draft to lawreview[@]liberty.edu by Jan. 1, 2017. For…

International Conference on Interdisciplinary Legal Studies – Toronto, Canada

The Unique Conferences Canada and the International Center for Research & Development will host the Third International Conference on Interdisciplinary Legal Studies 2017 on June 10-11, 2017, in Toronto, Canada. The theme of the…

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Private Actors as Providers of Welfare and Security Services: Responsibility and Liability – Copenhagen, Denmark

The Centre for Enterprise Liability hosts Private Actors as Providers of Welfare and Security Services: Responsibility and Liability on November 22, 2016, in Copenhagen, Denmark. To an increasing extent, private…

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Conference: Law As Minor Jurisprudence – Berkeley, CA

The Berkeley School of Law will host its biennial “Law As” symposium, focused on minor jurisprudence, on Dec. 2-3, 2016 in Berkeley, CA.

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Call for Papers: The Supreme Court, Politics and Reform – Malibu, CA

On April 8, 2017, the Pepperdine Law Review “will hold its annual symposium on the question of whether the political deadlock over the Merrick Garland nomination provides a stark indication…

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Legitimacy and the State – Sydney, Australia

Legitimacy and the State, held Oct. 14-15, 2016, “examine[d] both critiques and defences of the legitimacy of the state, and [considered] assumptions about the nature of authority that inform the…

Santa Clara Law

Lecture: Sentenced by Algorithm: Accountability and Algorithmic Decision-Making – Santa Clara, CA

The High Tech Law Institute and the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics present a lecture by Julia Angwin on Sep. 22, 2016. The lecture is titled “Sentenced by Algorithm: Accountability and…