Category Archives: Legal Research & Writing

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….

Bluebook Editors Seek Feedback

The editors of The Bluebook write: The Bluebook 19th Edition Survey Help Us Improve The Bluebook! The editors of The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation are about to embark…

NYLS Faculty Presentation Day – New York

New York Law School presents its fourth biennial Faculty Presentation Day on April 2. Faculty and students present their work—making the effort to offer serious and subtle ideas in an…

February 21, 2008 Colloquia/Workshops

Akron Jane Campbell Moriarty (Akron Law), Experiences as a Visiting Professor Boston University Chuck Whitehead (Boston Law), The Evolution of Debt: Agency Costs, Financial Innovation, and Corporate Governance Brooklyn Raqaiijah…

February 21, 2008 Colloquia/Workshops

Akron Jane Campbell Moriarty (Akron Law), Experiences as a Visiting Professor Boston University Chuck Whitehead (Boston Law), The Evolution of Debt: Agency Costs, Financial Innovation, and Corporate Governance Brooklyn Raqaiijah…