Category Archives: Legislation

4th Summer Academy on Global Food Law & Policy — Lake Como, Italy

Visit beautiful Lake Como this July and engage on food law and policy issues.  Last year’s participants enjoyed “…great tutors, great organization and a perfect mixture of international food law, policy…

AAI’s 13th Annual Conference, Civil Liberties and Competition Policy — Washington, D.C.

American Antitrust Institute‘s 13th Annual Conference, with a focus on “Civil Liberties and Competition Policy,” will be held on June 21st, 2012 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the…

Call for Papers: Mid-Atlantic J. L. & Pub. Pol’y, Animal Law

The Mid-Atlantic Journal on Law and Public Policy is a new, region-focused journal.  The Journal will publish two editions annually and welcomes article submissions for its first animal law edition…

Relationship Between Academic Research and Policy Development, Law Reform – London, UK

The Law Society research conference, Shaping Policy, Changing Law, will take place Oct. 12, 2012. The organizers invite papers from academics on the relationship between academic research and policy development…

Call for Papers: 40th Anniversary of Watergate: A Commemoration of the Rule of Law – Orange, CA

The Chapman University School of Law: Chapman Law Review will be hosting a symposium Jan. 26-27, 2012 entitled “The 40th Anniversary of Watergate: A Commemoration of the Rule of Law.”…

Partisanship in Congress – Cambridge, MA

The Harvard Journal on Legislation, HLS Republicans, and Harvard Law and Health Care Society present a symposium, Partisanship in Congress: Polarization and the Political Process, Feb. 24, 2011, 1-5:30 pm….

Congressional Research Grants

Reminder: the deadline for grant applications for the Dirksen Congressional Center is coming up March 1. See earlier post.    mw

Tax Expenditure Reform – Los Angeles, CA

Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center & Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, present Starving the Hidden Beast: New Approaches to Tax Expenditure Reform Jan. 14, 2011, at Loyola. The event will be…

Private and Public Law – Brisbane, Queensland

The TC Beirne School of Law at The University of Queensland hosts a private law conference on the theme “Private and Public Law – Intersections in Law and Method” July…

Congressional Research Grants

GRANTS: CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH AWARDS 2011 DEADLINE: All proposals must be received no later than March 1, 2011. The Dirksen Congressional Center invites applications for grants to fund research on congressional…