Category Archives: Legal Research & Writing

Call for Papers: Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD invites submission of articles for its Volume 11 (Fall 2014) issue. LC&R’s mission is to advance the study of professional legal writing, broadly defined, and…

New Deadline: Social Justice Collaborations in the Legal Writing Curriculum – Philadelphia, PA

The Legal Writing Institute will host a one-day workshop titled Social Justice Collaborations in the Legal Writing Curriculum June 29, 2014, from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.. Proposals are welcome, exploring…

Legal Writing Institute Biennial Conference—Philadelphia, PA

The Legal Writing Institute holds the 16th Biennial LWI Conference June 29 – July 2, 2014, in Philadelphia. What’s Standard: Presentations on legal writing teaching, scholarship, and professional development. Tracks…

Global Legal Skills Conference – Verona, Italy

The next Global Legal Skills Conference (GLS-9) will be held May 21-23, 2014, at the University of Verona School of Law. im

Call for Papers: Teaching Plain Language

Clarity, the international association promoting plain legal language, is seeking submissions for Issue No. 70 of its journal (Clarity), scheduled for publication November 2013. The theme for this issue is…

Central States Legal Writing Conference — Lawrence, KS

The University of Kansas School of Law will host the Central States Legal Writing Conference  Sept. 27-28, 2013. The conference theme is Creating Context & Connections. The call for papers…

Call for Papers: Assessment of Research in Law: Stakes and Methods – Geneva, Switzerland

The Center for Legislative and Evaluation Studies of the University of Geneva and the International Association of Legal Methodology hosts Assessment of Research in Law: Stakes and Methods, on February…

Hybrid Law Teaching – Topeka, KS

The Institute for Law Teaching and Learning presents Hybrid Law Teaching on June 7-9, 2013, at Washburn University School of Law in Topeka, Kansas. The conference will address Innovative materials; Alternative…

CALI: Law School Computing — Chicago, IL

IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law hosts CALIcon13, the 23rd Annual CALI Conference for Law School Computing June 13-15, 2013. The theme is Driving Innovation. The Chicago-Kent Symposium on Justice Lawyering…

Language and the Law — Florianopolis, Brazil

ALIDI (the newly formed Association for Language and Law for Speakers of Portuguese) and the IAFL (the International Association of Forensic Linguists) present Language and the Law – Bridging the…