Category Archives: Legal History

Anglicization of & through Law: Early Modern British N. Amer., India & Ireland — Chicago, IL

The Newberry Library in Chicago hosts the University of Illinois‘s 2015-16 Symposium on Comparative Early Modern Legal History, Anglicization of Law and Through Law: Early Modern British North America, India,…

Illinois Law

Constitutional History: Comparative Perspectives — conf & CFP — Chicago, IL

The University of Illinois College of Law hosts Constitutional History: Comparative Perspectives April 12-13, 2016, in Chicago, IL. Cosponsors are the University of Bologna School of Law, the Center for…

University of Reading

British Legal History–Challenges to Authority & the Recognition of Rights–Reading, UK

The University of Reading hosts the 22nd British Legal History Conference July 8-11, 2015. In celebration of the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta the theme of the conference is Law:…

American Society for Legal History (ASLH)

Save the Date: Legal History–Toronto, ON

The American Society for Legal History (ASLH) holds its 2016 annual meeting Oct. 27-30 in Toronto.

American Society for Legal History (ASLH)

CFP/Conf: Legal History–Washington, DC–Note Imminent Deadline!

The American Society for Legal History (ASLH) holds its annual meeting Oct. 29–Nov. 1, 2015, in Washington, DC. The call for papers deadline is March 15, 2015. The Program Committee…

The Green Bag

Call for Papers: The Top Ten Rankings of the Supreme Court

The Green Bag is requesting submissions for its fourth micro-symposium, to be published in the Green Bag and the Journal of Law. The theme is “The Top Ten Rankings of…


Wisconsin International Law Journal Annual Symposium, 2015—Madison, WI

The University of Wisconsin Law School will be hosting the Wisconsin International Law Journal’s Annual Symposium on March 13, 2015. The theme of the symposium is “International Law Walks the Line: Border Disputes and…

National University of Singapore (NUS) Faculty of Law

British Colonial Sexual Regulation in Asia–Singapore

The Centre for Asian Legal Studies (National University of Singapore) will present The Life and Future of British Colonial Sexual Regulation in Asia Oct. 8-9, 2015.  Abstracts are due by April 15, 2015….

University of Adelaide

CFP: 34th ANZLHS Conference—Adelaide, SA, Australia

Wilfrid Prest and Matthew Stubbs, co-convenors, on behalf of the Conference Committee of the Australian and New Zealand Law and History Society, announce that the 34th ANZLHS Conference will meet at…


Legal History, Rare Books Writing Competition

The Legal History and Rare Books Section (LH&RB) of the American Association of Law Libraries, in cooperation with Cengage Learning, announces the seventh annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition….