Category Archives: Legal Research & Writing

October 28th Colloquia/Workshops

Lewis and Clark        Rob Truman (Electronic Information Services), Legal Research Online: What’s New, Updated and Where We Are Heading Stetson        Pete Fitzgerald (Stetson Law), Beyond the PowerPoint: Animation in the…

Applied Storytelling in Law – Portland, OR

Once Upon a Legal Time, Chapter Two: Applied Storytelling in Law – Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, Oregon, July 22-24, 2009. The call for papers deadline is Dec. 8,…

Ideology and the Rule of Law – New York

The Legal Writing Institute lists the following conference, but I haven’t been able to find anything further: “Ideology and the Rule of Law.” The International Institute for Legal Writing and…

European Legal e-Access Conference – Paris

European Legal e-Access Conference Dec. 10-12, 2008 Several governmental and private initiatives have been coordinated by the Secretariat-General of the French Government in order to organize, under France’s EU presidency,…

Legal Rhetoric – The Language of Violence and Torture – Washington, DC

American University Washington College of Law presents How Legal Rhetoric Shapes the Law II—The Language of Violence and Torture Nov. 7, 2008. It will begin in the morning with a…

Call for Papers – Critical Pedagogy and Library Instruction

This isn’t specifically about legal research instruction, but might be of interest to those who teach legal research:  Critical Pedagogy and Library Instruction: An Edited Collection. Abstracts are due Sept….

Call for Papers: Best Practices in Persuasion – ALWD J.

The Journal of the Association of Legal Writing Directors (J. ALWD) invites submission of articles for its Fall 2009 Best Practices in Persuasion issue. The Journal encourages authors to submit…

Translation, Interpreting and Comparative Legi-Linguistics – ’09 – Poznan, Poland

The Institute of Linguistics at Adam Mickiewicz University presents the Fourth Conference on Translation, Interpreting and Comparative Legi-Linguistics, an international conference on language and the law. “Our aim is to…

Translation, Interpreting and Comparative Legi-Linguistics – ’08 – Poznan, Poland

The Institute of Linguistics at Adam Mickiewicz University presents the Third Conference on Translation, Interpreting and Comparative Legi-Linguistics, an international conference on language and the law. “Our aim is to…

Istanbul Legal Skills Conference – Istanbul

August 4-7, 2008, the Istanbul Legal Skills Conference will bring together professors from the United States and European Union to discuss legal writing skills with Turkish lawyers and law students….