Category Archives: Law and Science

Patent Eligibility: The Meaning of Myriad – UC Irvine

UC Irvine School of Law presents The Meaning of Myriad Sept. 12, 2014. More information (including list of confirmed speakers) at IP and IT Conferences. mw

CFP: Doctoral Students—Culture & the Law—Lucerne, Switzerland

The UNILU (University of Lucerne / Universität Luzern) Chair of Comparative Law hosts the Network of Transnational Doctoral Research, “dedicated to the provision of adequate structures and platforms for the…

European Precautionary Impasse: Politics of Scientific Decision-Making—Brussels, Belgium

The University of Kent School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research and the European Journal of Risk Regulation present Breaking through the European Precautionary Impasse? The Politics of Scientific…

Call for Papers: Journal of Law and the Biosciences

Journal of Law and the Biosciences (JLB), “the first fully open access peer-reviewed legal journal focused on the advances at the intersection of law and the biosciences,” is actively soliciting…

Society for Evolutionary Analysis in Law—Champaign, IL

The Society for Evolutionary Analysis in Law (SEAL) holds its fifteenth scholarship conference April 4-5, 2014, at the University of Illinois College of Law. The call for papers deadline was…

Inclusive & Interprofessional: Bioethics & Humanities?—

The American Society for Bioethics + Humanities (ASBH) holds its 16th Annual Meeting Oct. 16-19, 2014. The theme is “Inclusive & Interprofessional: Bioethics & Humanities?” The call for proposals will…

Int’l Conference on Forensic Inference & Statistics—Leiden, Netherlands

9th International Conference on Forensic Inference and Statistics (ICFIS2014) will take place August 19-22, 2014, at Leiden University, the Netherlands. Abstracts are due by Feb. 20, 2014. Themes for which…

Blinding Science—Cambridge, MA

The Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University presents Blinding Science, a multidisciplinary symposium to examine potential solutions to institutional corruption that use blinding: the strategy of concealing…

Fellowships in Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics—Cambridge, MA

The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School invites applications for academic fellowships in 2014-16. Applications will be accepted starting September 16, 2013. Completed…

Post-Doc Fellowships, Ethical, Legal & Social Implications of Genetics—New York, NY

The Center for Research on Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Psychiatric, Neurologic and Behavioral Genetics at Columbia University anticipates the availability of post-doctoral fellowship positions to begin September 2013….