Category Archives: Law and Religion

Global Trends to Ban Religious Defamation – Washington, DC

The Federalist Society presents Silenced: Are Global Trends to Ban Religious Defamation, Religious Insult, and Islamophobia a New Challenge to First Amendment Freedoms? Nov. 4, 2011, in Washington, DC. The…

Call for Papers: International Conference on Law & Society – Honolulu, HI

The Law and Society Association and the Research Committee on Sociology of Law (International Sociological Association) invite papers for their joint annual meeting in Honolulu, HI June 5-8, 2012. The…

Touro’s Jewish Law Institute – Sanford Levinson Lecture – Central Islip, NY

Professor Sanford V. Levinson will deliver the inaugural lecture in the Jewish Law Institute’s Distinguished Lecture Series on October 10, 2011 at Touro Law Center at 12:30 pm. Touro welcomes…

The Place of Religion in the Law School, the University, and the Practice of Law – Central Islip, New York

The Touro Law Center will host the biennial Conference of Religiously Affiliated Law Schools May 2-4, 2012. The conference will explore a variety of issues related to the general theme…

Jewish Law, Interaction of Jewish Law and Other Legal Systems – New Haven, CT

The Jewish Law Association in conjunction with the Yale University Program in Judaic Studies will hold the 17th International conference of the JLA at the Yale University Law School July…

Legal History Research Grant – Washington, DC

GW Law is pleased to invite applications for the Richard & Diane Cummins Legal History Research Grant for 2012. The Cummins Grant provides a stipend of $10,000 to support short-term…

Women and Gender in the Middle East – Bridgewater, MA

The Journal of International Women’s Studies will present Women and Gender in the Middle East: Recognition, Reflection, and Realignment June 4-5, 2012, at Bridgewater State University. Proposals are due Oct….

The Future of the Establishment Clause in Context: Neutrality, Religion, or Avoidance? – Pittsburgh

In conjunction with a symposium issue of The Chicago-Kent Law Review, Duquesne University School of Law will host The Future of the Establishment Clause in Context: Neutrality, Religion, or Avoidance?…

The Competing Claims of Law & Religion: Who Should Influence Whom? – Malibu, CA

Pepperdine University School of Law will host the third Religious Legal Theory conference: “The Competing Claims of Law & Religion: Who Should Influence Whom?” Feb. 23-25, 2012 in Malibu, CA….

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