Category Archives: Law and Religion

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

When Faith and Law Collide, Birmingham Jail – St. Paul, MN

The Journal of Law and Religion (Hamline University School of Law) hosts its Twentieth Annual Symposium on Law, Religion and Ethics, “When Faith and Law Collide: Revisiting Martin Luther King’s…

Global Trends in Law and Religion – Lucerne, Switzerland

The Chair of Comparative Law, School of Law University of Lucerne (UNILU) presents International Workshop on Global Trends in Law and Religion in the 21st Century Nov. 18-19, 2011. The…

The European Science Foundation (ESF) will sponsor a research conference, “Religion, Gender and Human Rights: Challenges for Multicultural and Democratic Societies,” June 21-25, 2011, in Scandic Linköping Vast, Sweden. mw